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Encyclopedia of Psychological Disorders

Dwayne E. Pickels

Encyclopedia of Psychological Disorders

by Dwayne E. Pickels

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL11149238M
ISBN 100791087115
ISBN 109780791087114

  Encyclopedia of Feeding and Eating Disorders by Tracey D. Wade, adolescent and adult manifestations of the disorders and requiring expertise in both the physical and psychological issues that can cause, maintain, and exacerbate these disorders. The scope of the book is an overview of all the feeding and eating disorders from "bench to. I am pleased to include this text in my library, and I am confident that it will serve as an excellent resource for years to come."--PsycCRITIQUES This book serves as an A-Z reference that addresses the neuropsychological aspects of nPrice: $

  - A groundbreaking series that provides information on the history, causes and effects of, and treatment and therapies for problems affecting the human mind - Each volume is written specifically for young adults - Developed in consultation with the American Psychiatric Press (APP) - Includes the APP's diagnostic criteria for each disorder, a glossary of technical terms used in the book, and an. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 2 volumes ( pages): illustrations ; 26 cm: Contents: v. 1. A-L --v M-Z. Achievement Motivation --Achievement Testing --Adaptive and Tailored Testing (Includes IRT and Non IRT Application) --Ambulatory Assessment --Analogue Methods --Anger, Hostility and Aggression Assessment --Antisocial Disorders Assessment - .

Psychological assessment is the discipline of scientific psychology devoted to the study of a given human subject (or group of subjects) in a specific applied field (clinical, educational, work, etc.), by means of scientific tools (tests and other measurement instruments), with the purpose of answering clients' demands that require scientific operations such as describing, diagnosing. The field of feeding and eating disorders represents one of the most challenging areas in mental health, covering childhood, adolescent and adult manifestations of the disorders and requiring expertise in both the physical and psychological issues that can cause, maintain, and exacerbate these disorders. The scope of the book is an overview of.


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Of psychological disorders, eating disorders have the highest rate of deaths. About 60 percent of eating disorder sufferers recover with treatment. These statistics are based on information from the following organizations: Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorders, Inc.; American Anorexia/Bulimia Association, Inc.; and National Depressive.

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This encyclopedia brings together key established and emerging research findings in geropsychology. It is a comprehensive coverage of the entire breadth of the field, giving readers access to all major subareas and illustrating their interconnections with other disciplines.

Entries delve deep into. Mental disorder, any illness with significant psychological or behavioral manifestations that is associated with either a painful or distressing symptom or an impairment in one or more important areas of functioning.

Mental disorders, in particular their consequences and their treatment, are of more concern and receive more attention now than in the past.

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Should be a primary source for everyone working. The Encyclopedia of Mental Disorders contains comprehensive medical articles on mental disorders and conditions.

Over mental disorders are organized alphabetically and each entry details the definition, purpose, precautions, description, and external resources that can be used to obtain additional information about every condition. The Disorders is a derivative volume of articles pulled from the award-winning Encyclopedia of Mental Health, providing A-to-Z coverage of the many disorders afflicting mental health patients, including alcohol problems, Alzheimer's disease, depression, epilepsy, gambling, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobias, and suicide.

According to estimates, mental disorders represent. The DSM-5, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition is a tome on mental illness published by the American Psychiatric Association (APA). It has almost unanimous acceptance as the authority on mental health disorders.

The DSM-5 contains broad categories of mental illness and, within those categories, all known mental disorders and their. The Encyclopedia of Neuropsychological Disorders was created as a reference manual of disorders that have a biological-psychological interaction.

In many ways the title of this text can be seen as a misnomer. As professionals, we speak of neurological disorders and psychiatric disorders, but the concept of neuro-Cited by: Summary This chapter contains sections titled: Abuse, Child Physical Abuse, Child Sexual Acceptance and Commitment Treatments Accident Trauma Acute Stress Disorder Adjustment Disorders Adolescence.

The Editor in Chief. Alan E. Kazdin, PhD, is professor and chair of the Department of Psychology at Yale University, and director of the Yale Child Conduct Clinic; his research is in developmental psychopathology and focuses on questions related to diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of childhood disorders.

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The field of feeding and eating disorders represents one of the most challenging areas in mental health, covering childhood, adolescent and adult manifestations of the disorders and requiring expertise in both the physical and psychological issues that can cause, maintain, and exacerbate these.

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Appearing in the original Resident Evil (), she featured as. A mental disorder, also called a mental illness or psychiatric disorder, is a behavioral or mental pattern that causes significant distress or impairment of personal functioning.

Such features may be persistent, relapsing and remitting, or occur as a single episode. Many disorders have been described, with signs and symptoms that vary widely between specific : Genetic and environmental factors.

The Disorders is a derivative volume of articles pulled from the award-winning Encyclopedia of Mental Health, providing A-to-Z coverage of the many disorders afflicting mental health patients, including alcohol problems, Alzheimer's disease, depression, epilepsy, gambling, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobias, and suicide.

According to Psychological disorders also commonly known as mental disorders are terms used to define abnormalities in the brain’s chemical functioning (physiological) and the abnormal emotional states (psychological) that impacts one’s emotions, cognitions, and behavior that are considered maladaptive, causing distress in all aspects of life (e.g., social, occupational, educational, etc.), and.Below is an alphabetized list of psychological disorders.

Click on a disorder to view a description and information about psychological treatment options. Or, if you prefer, you may search an alphabetized list of all treatments. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder .