The book provides the most recent data on the neurobiology and pathophysiology of anxiety from a variety of perspectives. The book discusses recent advances in neuroimaging that have enhanced the study of anxiety such as measurement of cerebral blood flow and metabolic rate.
This volume is designed to broaden the clinician's treatment options and provide education on the multidimensional approach to the treatment of incest survivors. The spectrum of clinical approaches covered includes group treatment with incest survivors, sexuality-focused treatment with survivors and their partners, and the role of medications.
This book differs from other books on borderline personality disorder in its commitment to empirical data as the basis for progress and understanding when treating the borderline patient. Written by experts in this ever-changing field, it includes research and clinical findings on the etiology and treatment of borderline personality disorder.
In Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: DSM-IV (R) and Beyond, members of the DSM-IV Subcommittee on PTSD present a comprehensive and fascinating review of the currently established knowledge about the etiology, epidemiology, neurobiology, course, and clinical presentations of posttraumatic stress syndromes and future directions for study.
This concise, well-organized volume answers common questions about depression and available treatment techniques for people being treated for depression, those considering treatment, their families and friends, and practitioners.
Over 90% of people who commit suicide have a psychiatric disorder. Those most likely to commit suicide have major depression, problems with substance abuse, or schizophrenia. In this edited volume, renowned experts in the field reflect on the many approaches to the study and prevention of suicide.
A a group of experienced clinicians and researchers examine troublesome and challenging problems associated with eating disorders, focusing on the frequent complicating conditions and comorbid states that often accompany eating disorders.
This volume integrates concisely yet comprehensively advances in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of depressive disorders and bipolar disorders in infancy, childhood, and adolescence. Distinguished contributors combine their many years of clinical and research experience to document press in the study of this fast-evolving area.