Edited and written by true leaders in the field, Psychopathology provides comprehensive coverage of adult psychopathology, including an overview of the topic in the context of the DSM. Individual chapters cover the history, theory, and assessment of Axis I and Axis II adult disorders such as panic disorder, social anxiety, bipolar disorders, schizophrenia, and borderline personality disorder.
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Preface. CHAPTER1 ISSUES IN DIAGNOSIS: CATEGORICAL VS. DIMENSIONAL ( Scott O. Lilienfeld and Kristin Landfield ). CHAPTER2 EVIDENCE-BASED STRATEGIES FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOPATHOLOGY: MEASURING PREDICTION, PRESCRIPTION, AND PROCESS ( Eric Youngstrom ). CHAPTER3 GENERALIZED ANXIETY DISORDER ( Karen Rowa and Martin M. Antony ). CHAPTER4 PANIC DISORDER ( Joanna Arch and Michelle G. Craske ). CHAPTER5 OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER ( Jonathan S. Abramowitz ). CHAPTER6 SOCIAL ANXIETY DISORDER ( Deborah Roth Ledley, Brigette A. Erwin, and Richard G. Heimberg ). CHAPTER7 POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER ( Patricia A. Resick, Candice M. Monson, and Shireen L. Rizvi ). CHAPTER8 MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER ( W. Edward Craighead, Lorie A. Ritschel, Eirikur O. Arnarson, and Charles F. Gillespie ). CHAPTER9 DYSTHYMIA AND CHRONIC DEPRESSION ( Daniel N. Klein ). CHAPTER 10 BIPOLAR DISORDER ( David J. Miklowitz and Sheri L. Johnson ). CHAPTER 11 SCHIZOPHRENIA AND THE PSYCHOTIC SPECTRUM ( Elaine Walker, Vijay Mittal, Kevin Tessner, and Hanan Trotman ). CHAPTER 12 EATING DISORDERS: BULIMIA NERVOSA AND BINGE EATING ( Linda W. Craighead and Lucy T. Smith ). CHAPTER 13 EATING DISORDERS: ANOREXIA NERVOSA ( James Lock and Nina Kirz ). CHAPTER 14 ALCOHOL USE DISORDERS: HISTORY, THEORY, AND DIAGNOSIS ( Lara A. Ray, Kent E. Hutchison, and Monika Hauser ). CHAPTER 15 SLEEP DISORDERS ( Allison G. Harvey, Polina Eidelman, and Lisa S. Talbot ). CHAPTER 16 SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION ( Cindy M. Meston and Alessandra Rellini ). CHAPTER 17 PSYCHOPATHY AS PSYCHOPATHOLOGY: KEY DEVELOPMENTS IN ETIOLOGY, ASSESSMENT, AND TREATMENT ( Jennifer E. Vitale and Joseph P. Newman ). CHAPTER 18 BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER ( Jill M. Hooley and Sarah St. Germain ). AUTHOR INDEX. SUBJECT INDEX.
W. EDWARD CRAIGHEAD , PhD, J. Rex Fuqua Professor at the Emory University Medical School, has written and/or edited many books, provided leadership in professional organizations, and serves as a clinical investigator in the realm of depressive disorders. His most recent research focuses on the prevention of depression. DAVID J. MIKLOWITZ , PhD, Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Colorado, is a leading international scholar and author in the study of bipolar disorder. He is currently investigating the effectiveness of his Family-Focused Therapy for adolescent bipolar disorder. LINDA W. CRAIGHEAD , PhD, is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Doctoral Clinical Program at Emory University. In recent years, her research has focused on applications of her Appetite Awareness Model with Binge Eating Disorder and Bulimia Nervosa as well as on overweight individuals with comorbid health problems.