ISBN 9781259005046,A Textbook Of Abnormal And Clinical Psychology

A Textbook Of Abnormal And Clinical Psychology



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9781259005046

ISBN-10 1259005046


Number of Pages 672 Pages
Language (English)

General analytical philosophy

A Textbook of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology is a comprehensive and well structured book covering both abnormal and clinical aspects in substantial details. It discusses the basics of the field along with the latest updates and presents them following a building blocks approach. Relevant case studies and statistical anecdotes are incorporated to aid not only a better understanding of the topics but also to let the readers experience the humane side of the disorders. TABLE OF CONTENTS Part I - Abnormal Psychology 1. Introduction to Abnormality - Past and Present 2. Models of Abnormality 3. Brain and Behavior 4. Clinical Assessment and Psycho diagnostics 5. Anxiety Disorders 6. Stress Disorders 7. Somatoform Disorders and Dissociative Disorders 8. Mood Disorders 9. Suicide 10. Eating Disorders 11. Substance Abuse 12. Sexual Disorders and Gender Identity Disorder 13. Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders 14. Personality Disorders 15. Childhood Disorders 16. Cognitive Disorders Part II- Clinical Psychology 17. Clinical Psychology - The Development and Growth of a Field 18. Clinical Psychology a Professional Tasks, Skills and Theory 19. The Profession of Clinical Psychology in India 20. The Mental Health Profession - The Role of Ethics and Law 21. Community Psychology