Abnormal Psychology
Author : Ann M. Kring,Sheri L. Johnson
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release :2018-01-09
Total pages :640
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781119362289
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Abnormal Psychology: The Science and Treatment of Psychological Disorders consists of a balance and blending of research and clinical application, the use of paradigms as an organizing principle, and involving the learner in the kinds of real-world problem solving engaged in by clinicians and scientists. Students learn that psychopathology is best understood by considering multiple perspectives and that these varying perspectives provide the clearest accounting of the causes of these disorders as well as the best possible treatments.

Personality and Abnormal Psychology
Author : Janet F. Carlson
Publisher : Infobase Learning
Release :2012
Total pages :148
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781438141473
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Describes how psychological research has led to the understanding of many of those factors and how our personalities develop.

Abnormal Psychology
Author : Alan Carr
Publisher : Psychology Press
Release :2003-08-16
Total pages :248
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781135430795
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This book presents a clear and in-depth account of abnormal psychology. It focuses on both clinical descriptions, using illustrative case studies at the beginning of each section, and on the implications of the major theoretical perspectives and relevant empirical evidence for clinical treatment. It provides a very readable and up-to-date review of topics including childhood behaviour disorders, anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, personality disorders and models of abnormal behaviour. Alan Carr illustrates a scientific approach to the understanding of these aspects of abnormal psychology. Both the content and style of this book will help students understand a complex area of psychology.

Abnormal Psychology
Author : Rachana Sharma
Publisher : Atlantic Publishers & Dist
Release :2004
Total pages :392
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 8126901985
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There Is Hardly A Field So Vital And Changing As Abnormal Psychology. This Classic Textbook Deals With A Comprehensive And Up-To-Date Real-World Overview Of The Subject Of Abnormal Psychology. The Book Highlights The Basic Concepts Of The Subject With Lucid Writing Style And Superior Pedagogy.A Number Of Books Have Been Written By Authors In The West On Abnormal Psychology. These Books, While Presenting The Principles Of The Subject, Explain It Mostly With The Examples Drawn From Their Own Environment. Though Psychology Is Based Upon Universal Principles, Its Understanding Requires Assimilation Of Its Principles With Reference To The Local Environment. In This Book An Attempt Has Been Made To Present The Principles Of Abnormal Psychology In The Context Of Indian Circumstances. The Aim Of The Present Study Is To Provide The Undergraduate And Postgraduate Students With An Ideal Textbook Of Abnormal Psychology. Efforts Have Been Made To Cover The Syllabi Of Almost All The Indian Universities. However, All Unnecessary Details Have Been Scrupulously Avoided So That The Book May Not Become Unnecessarily Bulky. Analytical And Pedagogical Methods Of Presentation Have Been Followed To Explain The Subject Matter And Holistic Approach Has Been Adopted To Conclude The Controversial Matters. At The End Of Each Chapter, Questions For Exercise Drawn From Latest Question Papers Of Different Universities Have Been Given.

Abnormal Psychology' 2008 Ed.
Author : J. Beltran
Publisher : Rex Bookstore, Inc.
Release :2008
Total pages :205
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 971235072X
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Abnormal Psychology
Author : Jonathan D. Raskin
Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
Release :
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781137547170
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This groundbreaking core textbook offers a comprehensive overview of different approaches to the assessment and treatment of psychological disorders. The book retains important diagnostic perspectives, including the DSM-5, ICD-10, ICD-11 and PDM, but also widens the scope of coverage beyond mainstream psychiatric models to include psychological, biological, historical, sociocultural and therapeutic approaches. Contemporary and well-balanced, this book provides an even-handed and holistic foundation, allowing students to develop a strong critical mindset while retaining a robust research-driven orientation. This book is ideal for undergraduate and postgraduates students on abnormal psychology, psychopathology, mental health or clinical psychology modules.

Abnormal Psychology
Author : David J. A. Dozois
Publisher :
Release :2018
Total pages :648
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0134428870
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Abnormal Psychology: Perspectives exemplifies its subtitle by cohesively presenting the numerous individual perspectives of its expert contributors. It presents the differing psychological perspectives by discussing various relevant paradigms with emphasis on the conceptual approaches and therapeutic interventions that have garnered the most empirical support in research literature. As a ground-up Canadian text, it features indigenous case studies, legal and ethical issues, prevention programs, and ground-breaking research, as well as the history of abnormal psychology in this country. KEY TOPICS: Concepts of Abnormality Throughout History;Theoretical Perspectives on Abnormal Behaviour;Classification and Diagnosis;Psychological Assessment and Research Methods;Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Trauma -Related Disorders;Dissociative and Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders;Psychological Factors Affecting Medical Conditions;Mood Disorders and Suicide;Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders;Eating Disorders;Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders;The Personality Disorders;Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders;Neurodevelopmental Disorders;Behaviour and Emotional Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence;Aging and Mental Health;Therapies;Prevention and Mental Health Promotion in the Community;Mental Disorder and the Law MARKET: Appropriate for Abnormal Psychology.

ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY
Author : Connor Whiteley
Publisher : CGD Publishing
Release :2020-05-29
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN :
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Do you want to know the causes of depression? Do you want to know how mental conditions are treated? Do you want to about Anxiety and its types? If the answer is yes to any of these questions and more then this book is for you. By the end of this book, you'll learn: · What is abnormal psychology? · What is clinical psychology? · What causes depression, anxiety, and other mental condition? · How mental conditions are treated? · And more… Buy today to read about this truly interesting topic! If you like this book then you'll like my Cognitive Psychology book as well. Abnormal Psychology Content: Introduction PART ONE: HISTORY AND DIAGNOSIS Introduction to the History of Mental Disorders Diagnosis PART TWO: DEPRESSION Biological Causes Of Depression Psychological Causes of Depression Social Causes of Depression PART THREE: ANXIETY DISORDERS, SCHIZOPHERIA AND OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER Anxiety Disorders Schizophrenia Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and What Causes Anxiety? PART FOUR: TREATMENT Introduction to Treatment Approaches to Treatment Biological Treatment Psychological Treatment Role of Culture in Treatment

Abnormal Psychology Across the Ages [3 volumes]
Author : Thomas G. Plante Ph.D.
Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Release :2013-06-25
Total pages :835
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9780313398377
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In these three volumes, a team of scholars provides a thoughtful history of abnormal psychology, demonstrating how concepts regarding disordered mental states, their causes, and their treatments developed and evolved across the ages. • Explains historic views on disorders, including causes and treatments such as the belief that depression in women stemmed from "a wandering uterus," homosexuality being categorized a mental disorder, and the "treatment" of various disorders via blood-letting or lobotomy • Explains the advent of psychology/psychiatry/psychologists/psychiatrists; the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), the fields' bible of mental disorders and treatments; the evolution of the field; and the political controversies it has faced since its inception • Examines controversial topics across time, ranging from human rights of the mentally disordered to multicultural views on what does and does not constitute a disorder

Abnormal Psychology
Author : Ann M. Kring,Sheri L. Johnson,Gerald C. Davison,John M. Neale
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release :2012-01-18
Total pages :656
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 1118092414
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Abnormal Psychology 12 th Edition , continues the tradition of giving students the opportunity to explore the latest theories and research in the field. It has been adapted to take into account UK/European examples in diagnosis and classifcation of mental illness, statistics on misuse of drugs and treatment as well as a fully revised chapter with European examples on legal and ethical issues. As distinguished scholars and leaders in the field of Psychology, our author team continues to emphasize recent and comprehensive research coverage that has been the hallmark of the text. Significant new material correlated to the forthcoming Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 5 (DSM–5), included in every chapter. Abnormal Psychology emphasizes an integrated approach, showing how psychopathology is best understood by considering multiple perspectives, and how these varying perspectives can provide us with the clearest accounting of the causes of these disorders as well as the best possible treatments. Created for the 11th edition , we continue to offer a powerful video series for your Abnormal Psychology course with 7–10 minute clips to show in class or for students to review outside of class to help understand the patients experience. Unlike other videos, these feature real patients′ and their families, in the context of their lives, describing symptoms from their own perspective. Each video provides concise information about the available treatment options.