Psychiatry Products

  • MRCPsych

    Passing the CASC Exam, Second Edition

    Edited by Justin Sauer, Malarvizhi B. Sandilyan

    This is a fully-updated, comprehensive guide for trainees preparing for the MRCPsych CASC exam (Clinical Assessment of Skills and Competencies). Success in the CASC is the final step in being awarded the MRCPsych qualification, which signifies the physician has fulfilled the necessary training…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26 
    CRC Press

  • Psychiatric Presentations in General Practice

    A Guide to Holistic Management, Second Edition

    By K. S. Jacob, Anju Kuruvilla

    Medical schools currently use specialist perspectives on psychiatric disorders to train physicians, nurses and health professionals. This results in a lack confidence among non-psychiatric health professionals, which reduces their ability to manage common mental health conditions in primary care…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Psychological Disaster Management

    Challenges, Resilience, and Recovery

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Veronica Tucci

    Integrating scholarly articles from international experts and first-hand accounts, this compendium volume looks at the important issues from these perspectives: prevalence and challenges of psychological trauma after a disaster; psychological preparation of communities psychologically before a…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Emergencies in Psychiatry in Low- and Middle-income Countries, Second Edition

    Edited by Thara Rangaswamy, Lakshmi Vijayakumar

    There is a need to not only understand psychiatric emergencies in low- and middle-income countries but also to formulate logical and acceptable forms of intervention. This book gives the reader an overview of the kinds of psychiatric emergencies that can occur and the strategies employed to manage…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26 
    CRC Press

  • Synopsis of Sleep Medicine

    Edited by S. R. Pandi-Perumal

    Sleep medicine encompasses an unusually board spectrum of contributions from biology, technology, and medicine. This volume summarizes the considerable mass of knowledge that has been accumulated in the field and imparts its major findings in a manner that is comprehensive yet not overwhelming.…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Meta-Analysis in Psychiatry Research

    Fundamental and Advanced Methods

    By Mallikarjun B. Hanji

    This book introduces the latest meta-analytical methods and discusses their applications in the field of psychiatry. A comprehensive list of methods used in meta-analysis has been described in simple language and demonstrated with real-time examples. This informative volume explains the importance…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Munchausen by Proxy and Other Factitious Abuse

    Practical and Forensic Investigative Techniques

    By Kathryn Artingstall

    This book covers Munchausen and Munchausen by Proxy (MBP) though the terms have recently changed. The 2013 DSM-V—the update to the American Psychiatric Association's (APA) diagnostic and classification tool—has classified both Munchausen and MBP as "Factitious Systematic Abuse." While thought to…

    Hardback – 2016-09-09 
    CRC Press
    Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

  • Monsters, Demons and Psychopaths

    Psychiatry and Horror Film

    By Fernando Espi Forcen

    Descriptions of monsters, vampires, demonic possessions, and psychopaths in horror films have been inspired by psychiatric knowledge about mental illness, leading to several stereotyped models of horror that have prevailed through decades. Some scholars have proposed that horror films can be a…

    Paperback – 2016-08-29 
    CRC Press

  • Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology Practice

    Bearing Witness to Change

    Edited by Ezra Griffith, Michael A. Norko, Alec Buchanan, Madelon V. Baranoski, Howard Zonana

    This book explores the response of forensic psychiatry and psychology to changes over the last several decades. It presents the disciplines themselves as change agents that have shaped forensic work, public policy, and law. Topics include selected developments in forensic practice, the management…

    Paperback – 2016-08-15 
    CRC Press

  • Psychiatric Criminology

    A Roadmap for Rapid Assessment

    By John A. Liebert, MD, William J. Birnes, JD, PhD

    Since the shutdown of our public psychiatry system, the seriously mentally ill are now mostly managed by public safety officers, school officials, emergency first responders and social workers with little experience in recognizing symptoms, triggers and issues. This book addresses the need to…

    Hardback – 2016-08-11 
    CRC Press

  • Children and Young People’s Response to Parental Illness

    A Handbook of Assessment and Practice

    Edited by David Morley, Xiaoming Li, Crispin Jenkinson

    Assessment of the impact of parental illness has gathered significant momentum over recent years. This book provides an up-to-date guide, for a variety of professionals, on how a range of conditions might impact upon children and young people. Each chapter provides an overview of current literature…

    Paperback – 2016-08-09 
    CRC Press

  • The Lived Experience in Mental Health

    By Gary Morris

    The importance of recognising the knowledge and the needs of service users and engaging them more proactively within the care process is now widely acknowledged, but it is not always clear how this can come about. The Lived Experience of Mental Health highlights individuals’ own lived and felt…

    Paperback – 2016-07-29 
    CRC Press

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