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The McGraw-Hill Casebook for Abnormal PsychologyThe “McGraw-Hill Casebook in Abnormal Psychology” brings together a diverse selection of interesting and vivid cases approached from a variety of theoretical viewpoints. By presenting case studies from actual practitioners, this book illustrates how psychologists diagnose and treat various psychological disorders. Each case is organized into 5 sections (Presenting, Complaint, Personal History, Conceptualization and Treatment, and Prognosis) and accompanied by a discussion….

Casebook in Abnormal Psychology, 4th Edition (PSY 254 Behavior Problems and Personality)See disorders in real life with CASEBOOK IN ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY! Using authentic cases illustrating every major DSM-IV category, this psychology text portrays the nature of disorders manifested in real people. Each case is followed by a therapy outcome section telling you the rest of the client’s treatment story. Three complex cases are included without a diagnosis, so you can develop your own….

Casebook in Abnormal PsychologyUsing cases from the authors’ files or from case files of other working clinicians, CASEBOOK IN ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY portrays the rich and arresting nature of disorders manifested in real people. Cases illustrate every major DSM-5 category, followed by a therapy outcome section that tells the “rest of the story” of what happened to these clients. Using an integrative approach, the authors emphasize the multiple causes of disorders and incorporate developmental and cultural issues in each case. Co…

Casebook for Abnormal PsychologyA series of vivid and detailed portraits of individuals with a particular psychiatric disorder, this text is an ideal supplement for any abnormal psychology course. Students gain a deeper understanding of what life is like for people who have the disorders, and develop the critical thinking skills needed to understand diagnosis and treatment decisions….

Abnormal Psychology Casebook: A New Perspective Devoid of the often mind-numbing technical “psychobabble” and “medicalbabble” so characteristic of other books on the subject, this collection of abnormal psychology cases uses clear, accessible language and explanations, and a unique case conference format. Each case begins with some background information and, similar to Ellery Queen mysteries, readers are challenged through questions at various points to try and decide what is going on based on the amount of information presented. As each …

By Timothy A. Brown, David H. Barlow: Casebook in Abnormal Psychology Fourth (4th) EditionTimothy A. Brown is a Professor in the Department of Psychology at Boston University, and Director of Research at Boston University’s Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders. In addition to conducting his own grant-supported research, Dr. Brown serves as a statistical investigator or consultant on numerous federally funded research projects. He has been on the editorial boards of several scientific journals, including recent appointments as Associate Editor to the JOURNAL OF ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY a…

Casebook in Child Behavior DisordersReflecting the latest research from the field, CASEBOOK IN CHILD BEHAVIOR DISORDERS, 5e vividly illustrates the rich and arresting nature of disorders that first manifest themselves in childhood while also showing how a child’s developmental patterns shape the expression of each disorder. Every complex case demonstrates how each disorder is expressed–from presentation through diagnosis and treatment. Throughout the book, the author explores the DSM-IV-TR criteria and highlights the interaction …

Casebook of Clinical NeuropsychologyCasebook of Clinical Neuropsychology features actual clinical neuropsychological cases drawn from leading experts’ files. Each chapter represents a different case completed by a different expert. Cases cover the lifespan from child, to adult, to geriatric, and the types of cases will represent a broad spectrum of prototypical cases of well-known and well-documented disorders as well as some rarer disorders. Chapter authors were specifically chosen for their expertise with particular disorders. …

Casebook of Psychological Disorders: The Human Face of Emotional Distress This casebook offers fifteen lively cases that illustrate a wide range of specific DSM-IV diagnoses covered in the abnormal psychology course. These cases integrate issues of racial and gender diversity and provide insight into the lives of people suffering from a variety of psychological disorders, highlighting how psychological distress is experienced and treated in real life. Each case follows a similar pattern to aid reader comprehension. An Introduction describes the problems in t…

Child and Adolescent Psychopathology: A Casebook, 3rd EditionFully updated for DSM-5, the Third Edition of Child and Adolescent Psychopathology provides 24 real-life cases to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and tools they will need as practicing clinicians. As they explore realistic, complex cases, students learn to integrate theory into research-based assessments and interventions. Each case provides opportunities to practice clinical skills in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of childhood disorders from a number of theoretical perspec…