ISBN 9780071074247,Abnormal And Clinical Psychology

Abnormal And Clinical Psychology



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9780071074247

ISBN-10 0071074244


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 992 Pages
Language (English)

Body & health

Abnormal and Clinical Psychology aims to introduce and evaluate the conceptual models of mental health problems and their treatment, as well as to provide valuable analyses of various disorders, such as schizophrenia and paedophilia. The disorders are considered from the psychological, social and biological perspectives and different intervention types are investigated.M This new edition features thoroughly up-to-date case studies to illustrate discussion of clinical work, a range of new pedagogical resources and a brand new chapter on cognitive theory and therapies. bTABLE OF CONTENTS Illustrations Acknowledgements Part I Background and methods Introduction The psychological perspective Biological explanations and treatments Beyond the individual Part II Specific issues Soma to form disorders Schizophrenia Anxiety disorders Mood disorders Trauma-related conditions Sexual disorders Personality disorders Eating disorders Developmental disorders Neurological disorders Addictions Glossary References Index