Abnormal Psychology: Essential Cases and Readings
Featuring 60 contemporary selections from across the field of psychopathology, "Abnormal Psychology: Essential Cases and Readings" captures the ... Show synopsis Featuring 60 contemporary selections from across the field of psychopathology, "Abnormal Psychology: Essential Cases and Readings" captures the subtleties and controversies that make abnormal psychology of interest. This text contains 15 chapters organized around the major disorder groups and the substantial topics that drive the field today. Designed for the use with any abnormal psychology survery text, this collection draws its selections from books, newspapers and journal articles. Amongst the articles included in this work are: "How Psychiatry Lost its Way"; "Linking Mind and Brain in the Study of Mental Illness"; "Panic Disorder - it's Real and it's Treatable"; "Viewing Depression as Tool for Survival"; "Attention-Deficit Hyperactive Disorder"; "A Little Cream and Sugar - Psychotherapy with a Borderline Patient"; "The Lost Years of a Nobel Laureate"; "Genetic Studies Promise a Path to Better Treatment of Addictions"; and "Mental Illness by Mandate".