Case Analyses for Abnormal Psychology, Second Edition uses case studies to explore the etiology, biology, and dynamics of psychiatric disorders in the DSM-5. Readers will learn about the new classifications and treatments for disorders while simultaneously reading the personal history of each consumer both before and during the development of each case. Every case ends with a section on the particular disorder presented, as viewed from a biological perspective. This updated edition bridges advances in abnormal psychology and neuroscience in understanding mental illness.
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)|
Table of Contents
1. Major Perspectives and the Assumption Each makes About Human Behaviour 2. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Interviews: The Importance of Critical Thinking 3. Classification and Diagnosis 4. The Case of Ricky G. - Schizophrenia 5. The Case of Barbara M. - Clinical Depression 6. The Case of Sally W. - Bipolar Disorder 7. The Case of Carl V. - Borderline Personality Disorder 8. The Case of Margaret H. - Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder 9. The Case of Jacob T. - Autistic Disorder 10. The Case of Sarah O. - Bulimia Nervosa 11. The Case of Latisha Q. - Panic Disorder 12. The Case of Richard B. - Alcohol Addiction 13. The Case of Paul H. - Posttraumatic Stress Disorder 14. The Case of 0righid C. - Dissociative Identity Disorder 15. Wrapping Up the Journey.