Schizophrenia & Other Psychotic Disorders in Adults Products

  • Psychosis, Psychoanalysis and Psychiatry in Postwar USA

    On the borderland of madness

    By Orna Ophir

    Covering the last four decades of the 20th century, this book explores the unwritten history of the struggles between psychoanalysis and psychiatry in postwar USA, inaugurated by the neosomatic revolution, which had profound consequences for the treatment of psychotic patients. Analyzing and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-05 
    Routledge

  • Schizotypy

    New dimensions

    Edited by Oliver Mason, Gordon Claridge

    For several decades there has been an increasing move towards viewing the psychotic illnesses from a dimensional perspective, seeing them as continuous with healthy functioning. The idea, concentrating mostly on schizophrenia, has generated considerable theoretical debate as well as empirical…

    Paperback – 2018-01-05 
    Routledge

  • Language and Schizophrenia

    Perspectives from Psychology and Philosophy

    By Valentina Cardella

    Schizophrenia is one of the most enigmatic mental disorders, and language is one of its most essential and distinctive traits. Language and Schizophrenia provides a complete overview of schizophrenic language, utilising both psychological and philosophical perspectives to explore the unique way…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Four Domains of Mental Illness

    An Alternative to the DSM-5

    By Rene J. Muller

    The Four Domains of Mental Illness presents an authentic and valid alternative to the DSM-5, which author René J. Muller argues has resulted in many patients being incorrectly diagnosed and wrongly medicated. Dr. Muller points out where the DSM-5 is mistaken and offers a guide to diagnosis based on…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Essentials of Psychiatric Assessment

    By Mohamed Ahmed Abd El-Hay

    A psychiatric assessment is a structured clinical conversation, complemented by observation and mental state examination and supplemented by a physical examination and the interview of family members when appropriate. After the initial interview, the clinician should be able to establish whether…

    Paperback – 2017-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Recovery, Meaning-Making, and Severe Mental Illness

    A Comprehensive Guide to Metacognitive Reflection and Insight Therapy

    By Paul H. Lysaker, Reid E. Klion

    Recovery, Meaning-Making, and Severe Mental Illness offers practitioners an integrative treatment model that will stimulate and harness their creativity, allowing for the formation of new ideas about wellness in the face of profound suffering. The model, Metacognitive Reflection and Insight Therapy…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge

  • Compliance With Treatment In Schizophrenia

    By Alec Buchanan

    There is a myth that people with mental disorders comply poorly with treatment. In fact, psychiatric patients are no more likely than patients in other medical specialities to go against the advice of their doctor. That said, it is easy to find instances where psychotropic medication is refused by…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30
    Psychology Press

  • Agnes's Jacket

    A Psychologist's Search for the Meanings of Madness.Revised and Updated with a New Epilogue by the Author

    By Gail A. Hornstein

    In a Victorian-era German asylum, seamstress Agnes Richter painstakingly stitched a mysterious autobiographical text into every inch of the jacket she created from her institutional uniform. Despite every attempt to silence them, hundreds of other psychiatric patients have managed to get their…

    Paperback – 2017-09-21
    Routledge

  • Clinical Neuropsychological Foundations of Schizophrenia

    Edited by Bernice A. Marcopulos, Matthew M. Kurtz

    Clinical Neuropsychological Foundations of Schizophrenia is the first practitioner-oriented source of information on the neuropsychology of schizophrenia. This volume demonstrates the growth in what is known about cognition in schizophrenia, its assessment, and how this informs clinical practice.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Psychology Press
    American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology/Psychology Press Continuing Education Series

  • The Interactive World of Severe Mental Illness

    Case Studies of the U.S. Mental Health System

    By Diana J. Semmelhack, Larry Ende, Arthur Freeman, Clive Hazell, Colleen L. Barron, Garry L. Treft

    In our society, medication is often seen as the treatment for severe mental illness, with psychotherapy a secondary treatment. However, quality social interaction may be as important for the recovery of those with severe mental illness as are treatments. This volume makes this point while…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • Psychosis and Near Psychosis

    Ego Function, Symbol Structure, Treatment, 3rd Edition

    By Eric Marcus

    The goal of psychotherapy as formulated in this revision of a classic text is to improve ego function of severely disturbed patients who are often hospitalized. This book shows why and how. It describes the psychotherapeutic techniques that aid patients to understand the meaning of the psychotic…

    Paperback – 2017-05-12
    Routledge

  • Delivering CBT for Insomnia in Psychosis

    A Clinical Guide

    By Flavie Waters, Melissa J. Ree, Vivian Chiu

    Individuals with psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder often report Insomnia and difficulties sleeping which can significantly impede recovery, worsen symptoms, and reduce quality of life. This volume presents a detailed…

    Paperback – 2017-04-12
    Routledge
    Practical Clinical Guidebooks

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