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The Book Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists
The Author John D. Preston
The Publisher New Harbinger Publications
Release Date2017-03-01
Genre Medical
Pages 360
ISBN 9781626259270
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: The Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists is the go-to resource for mental health clinicians looking for clear, reliable information about the treatment of mental health issues. Organized by disorder and, within each disorder, by medication, this book is designed to familiarize clinicians and students with the basic terminology and models of pharmacokinetics. This fully revised and updated eighth edition provides essential information on new medications and treatment options and includes the latest research on side effects, contraindications, and efficacy of all major medications prescribed for mental health disorders. The book also features an important new chapter on the effects of withdrawing from psychopharmacological medications. This handbook makes it simple to: get the facts about drug interactions and side effects; find out how medications affect adults, children, and adolescents differently; learn how different cultures view medical treatment, vital information for anyone who treats clients from a variety of backgrounds; and discontinue medication safely when needed. This essential guide to psychopharmacology has been adopted as a textbook at universities nationwide and is an important resource for every therapist’s library.


The Book Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists
The Author John Preston
The Publisher
Release Date1999
Genre Psychopharmacology
Pages 250
ISBN OCLC:45351962
Language English, Spanish, And French
The Book Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychopharmacology Made Simple
The Author John D. Preston
The Publisher New Harbinger Publications
Release Date2015-03-01
Genre Medical
Pages 200
ISBN 9781626251939
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychopharmacology Made Simple offers everything you need to know about the use of psychoactive medications in the treatment of childhood and adolescent psychological disorders in easy-to-understand language. This fully revised third edition offers updated DSM-V definitions, new information regarding teen use of antidepressants and suicidality, information on attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and ADHD medications, bipolar disorder, psychotic episodes and eating disorders in children and adolescents, the use of antipsychotics in children and adolescents, non-medication approaches and adjuncts to medications, and how to assess and treat noncompliance and "breakthrough" symptoms. Also included are fact sheets that clearly delineate frequently prescribed medications for each disorder along with medication side effects and signs of toxicity. For each psychological disorder, the book offers: current diagnostic criteria; treatment indications and contraindications; medication information; and help for monitoring, evaluating, and following up with patients. Whether you are a pediatrician, parent, therapist, educator, or other health care professional, this is the only resource you need to consult for the most up-to-date information on child and adolescent medications and treatment.


The Book Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Psychologists
The Author Mark Muse
The Publisher John Wiley & Sons
Release Date2012-04-24
Genre Medical
Pages 498
ISBN 9780470907573
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: "The emergence and rapid growth of pharmacotherapy in professional psychology practice has the potential for a significantly broad audience. This much-needed resource provides a succinct, but comprehensive overview of the ten key content areas that comprise the medical psychology curriculum. In addition, the book provides an introduction to the Psychopharmacology Examination for Psychologists (PEP Exam). The simulation PEP-like practice test, on the companion CD-ROM, allows students to gain confidence by developing mastery over exam-specific challenges and helps reduce anxiety by exposing students to real-life simulations"--


The Book Het huis van God druk 1
The Author Samuel Shem (pseud. van Stephen Bergman.)
The Publisher
Release Date2009-10
Genre
Pages 320
ISBN 9058981649
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: Een jonge arts in Boston wordt uiterst cynisch bij de behandeling van zieke demente bejaarden, die hij nauwelijks nog als mensen beschouwt.


The Book Scherprechter van de liefde
The Author Irvin D. Yalom
The Publisher Uitgeverij Balans
Release Date2012-03-09
Genre Psychology
Pages
ISBN 9789460034916
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: Irvin D.Yalom is een van de beroemdste psychiaters ter wereld. Onder psychotherapeuten, psychologen en psychiaters verwierf hij brede bekendheid met zijn standaardwerk Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy (1975). Vijf jaar later verscheen zijn tweede standaardwerk, Existential Psychotherapy. Daarnaast publiceerde hij onder andere Therapie als geschenk en Tegen de zon in kijken. Hij schreef ook de succesvolle romans Nietzsches tranen (18de druk), De therapeut (11de druk) en De Schopenhauer-kuur (5de druk). Yalom woont en werkt in Californië.


The Book Bipolar 101
The Author Ruth C. White
The Publisher New Harbinger Publications
Release Date2009-02-01
Genre Self-Help
Pages 280
ISBN 1608824578
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: After receiving a bipolar diagnosis, you need clear answers. Bipolar 101 is a straightforward guide to understanding bipolar disorder. It includes all the information you need to control your symptoms and live better. Authored by both a psychologist and a mental health expert who has bipolar disorder herself, this pocket guide is the only book on bipolar disorder you'll ever need.


The Book Integrating Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology
The Author Irismar Reis de Oliveira
The Publisher Routledge
Release Date2013-12-04
Genre Psychology
Pages 320
ISBN 9781136302817
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: Integrating Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology: A Handbook for Clinicians is a practical guide for the growing number of mental-health practitioners searching for information on treatments that combine psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, and psychosocial rehabilitation. Research shows that combined approaches are among the most effective ways to treat an increasing number of psychiatric disorders. However, though these combined treatments are becoming the everyday practice of psychiatrists, psychologists, and other mental-health professionals, identifying the right treatment plan can be notoriously difficult, and clinicians are often left scrambling to answer questions about how to design and customize their treatment strategies. In Integrating Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology, readers will find these questions fully addressed and the answers explained, and they’ll come away from the book with a toolbox full of strategies for helping their patients improve symptoms, achieve remission, and stay well using a combination of drug and psychological treatments.


The Book A Consumer s Guide to Psychiatric Drugs
The Author John Preston
The Publisher Simon and Schuster
Release Date2008-12-30
Genre Health & Fitness
Pages 548
ISBN 9781416579120
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: Looks at the history of psychiatric medicine and provides information on the purpose, dosage, side effects, interactions, and long-term effects of psychiatric drugs.


The Book Anxiety Disorders
The Author Stephen M. Stahl
The Publisher Routledge
Release Date2013
Genre Medical
Pages 293
ISBN 9780415509831
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: Drs. Stephen M. Stahl and Bret A. Moore have created an instant classic in Anxiety Disorders: A Guide for Integrating Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy. Anxiety Disorders is a comprehensive reference for the psychiatry and psychology student, intern, or resident, early career psychiatrist or psychologist, and the busy clinician. It distills the most important information regarding combined treatments for anxiety and presents the material in an easily accessible, understandable, and readable format. Each chapter addresses a specific type of disorder: PTSD, panic, generalized anxiety, obsessive-compulsive and other disorders, and is authored by prominent clinicians with years of experience in providing integrated, individualized treatments. With its thorough exploration of psychopharmacological treatments, psychosocial treatments, and, crucially, the integration of the two, Anxiety Disorders is a text no 21st-century clinician or student can afford to be without.


The Book Handbook of Social Work Practice with Vulnerable and Resilient Populations
The Author Alex Gitterman
The Publisher Columbia University Press
Release Date2014-05-06
Genre Social Science
Pages 896
ISBN 9780231537018
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: When community and family support systems are weak or unavailable, and when internal resources fail, populations that struggle with chronic, persistent, acute, and/or unexpected problems become vulnerable to physical, cognitive, emotional, and social deterioration. Yet despite numerous risk factors, a large number of vulnerable people do live happy and productive lives. This best-selling handbook examines not only risk and vulnerability factors in disadvantaged populations but also resilience and protective strategies for managing and overcoming adversity. This third edition reflects new demographic data, research findings, and theoretical developments and accounts for changing economic and political realities, including immigration and health care policy reforms. Contributors have expanded their essays to include practice with individuals, families, and groups, and new chapters consider working with military members and their families, victims and survivors of terrorism and torture, bullied children, and young men of color.


The Book Getting Help
The Author Jeffrey Wood
The Publisher New Harbinger Publications
Release Date2007-02-02
Genre Psychology
Pages 304
ISBN 1608824373
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: A Complete, Definitive Guide to Mental Health Care Do you have questions about mental health care? You're not alone. Despite solid proof that good mental health care can greatly improve both physical health and quality of life, managed care systems have made mental health care a low priority. Without easy access to professional advice from psychologists and psychiatrists, most of us turn to the Internet or the news media for information about mental health-and what a confusing, seemingly endless jumble that can be! Now, at last, you can stop guessing about mental health care. Getting Help is a clear and comprehensive guide that will answer all of your questions about mental health conditions, practitioners, and treatments. Equipped with this resource, you'll be in a powerful position to take control of your own mental health care and the care of the people you love. Everything you need to know about: •The symptoms and characteristic of common mental health conditions •Different types of mental health professionals and the services they offer •Psychotherapeutic and medical treatment methods •How to choose an approach that is just right for a particular mental health issue


The Book Theoretical Models of Counseling and Psychotherapy
The Author Kevin A. Fall
The Publisher Routledge
Release Date2011-01-19
Genre Psychology
Pages 530
ISBN 9781135846398
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: This text provides a comprehensive overview of a variety of major counseling theories and focuses on the integration of different theoretical models. Appropriate for advanced undergraduates and graduate students, it offers a detailed description of the philosophical basis for each theory, along with historical context and a biography of the founder. Each chapter follows a similar format and explores the main features of the theory, including its approach to and ideas on personality development, human nature, the role of environment, the change process in therapy, and contributions and limitations to the mental health field. Theory-specific information on diagnosis, psychopharmacology, multicultural issues, spirituality, and gender issues is also discussed. These features will provide students with a deeper and more complete understanding of counseling theory than is available in any single resource and allow them to easily bridge classroom study to their future practice. This second edition of the text has been completely updated and includes more case examples, as well as a new chapter on Constructivist approaches. An online instructor’s manual with student resources is available and offers material to enhance the pedagogical features of the text.


The Book Practice Guidelines for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners E Book
The Author Thomas W. Barkley
The Publisher Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date2007-12-26
Genre Medical
Pages 1024
ISBN 9781416069218
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR ACUTE CARE NURSE PRACTITIONERS, 2nd Edition is the only comprehensive clinical reference tailored to the needs of advance practice nurses. With discussions of more than 230 of the most common conditions experienced by adult patients in acute care, this reference includes everything you need on a day-to-day basis. Plus, quick reference is easy with a spiral binding and content organized by body system. Each condition lists a concise outline of defining terms, incidence/predisposing factors, subject and physical examination findings, diagnostic tests, and management strategies so you can find everything you need to know quickly. Includes discussion of body systems, nutritional considerations, fluid/electrolyte imbalances, shock, trauma, gerontological concerns, professional issues, and trends in advanced practice. Nursing guidelines for more than 230 of the most common conditions experienced by adult patients in acute care serve as an invaluable resource in the field. Conditions are organized by body system for quick reference when treating patients. Each condition lists defining terms, incidence/predisposing factors, subjective and physical examination findings, diagnostic tests, and management strategies to provide help every step of the way. Coverage also includes discussion of body systems, nutritional considerations, fluid/electrolyte imbalances, shock, and trauma for a complete look at patient care and diagnosis. An entire chapter dedicated to congestive heart failure gives you a deeper look at the disease. Specific content, as well as online references, for diseases such as SARS and West Nile Virus give you the most current information available on these evolving diseases. New chapters on admission, pre-op and post-op orders prepare you for every step of the patient treatment process. Addition of ICD-9 codes within the chapters makes classifying diseases with ICD codes easy. New content on Parkinson's disease, gout, testicular cancer, multiple sclerosis, bite management (including spider, snake, animal, and human) better prepare you for these situations. Updated and expanded content reflects changes in current guidelines and evidence-based practice, an important part of working in the field. Updated and expanded content on coronary artery disease and inclusion of the new JNC 7 national hypertension guidelines features more information on these common diseases. Expanded and updated coverage of postmenopausal women and hormone replacement therapy.


The Book Integrative Treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder
The Author John Preston
The Publisher New Harbinger Publications
Release Date2006
Genre Psychology
Pages 177
ISBN 9781572244467
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: A noted expert in the treatment of borderline personality disorder presents a comprehensive program for treating this difficult condition-integrating the most effective treatments in use today, including dialectical behavior therapy (DBT). This book allows therapists in private practice to make progress with clients with BPD in just a few sessions.


The Book Dual Diagnosis
The Author Ted R. Watkins
The Publisher SAGE
Release Date2001
Genre Psychology
Pages 194
ISBN 0761915583
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: 'Dual Diagnosis' presents a model which integrates the two issues of substance abuse and psychiatric disorder, for treatment in a single setting.


The Book Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder
The Author Julie A. Fast
The Publisher New Harbinger Publications
Release Date2012-01-02
Genre Psychology
Pages 256
ISBN 9781608822201
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: Maintaining a relationship is hard enough without the added challenges of your partner’s bipolar disorder symptoms. Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder offers information and step-by-step advice for helping your partner manage mood swings and impulsive actions, allowing you to finally focus on enjoying your relationship while also taking time for yourself. This book explains the symptoms of your partner’s disorder and offers strategies for preventing them and responding to these symptoms when they do occur. This updated edition includes a new section about the medications your partner may be taking so that you can understand the side effects and help monitor his or her bipolar treatment. As a supportive partner, you deserve support yourself. This book will help you create a more balanced, fulfilling relationship. Improve your relationship by learning how to: Identify your partner’s symptom triggers so you can prevent episodes Improve communication by stopping irrational “bipolar conversations” Handle your partner’s emotional ups and downs Foster closeness and connection with your partner


The Book Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy
The Author Michelle B. Riba
The Publisher American Psychiatric Pub
Release Date1999
Genre Medical
Pages 404
ISBN 0880489138
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy: A Collaborative Approach serves as a roadmap for the growing numbers of health professionals who are teaming up to provide psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy to patients. The complicated issues involved in medication backup are addressed in a comprehensive, practical manner.


The Book Take Charge of Bipolar Disorder
The Author Julie A. Fast
The Publisher Warner Books (NY)
Release Date2014-07-02
Genre HEALTH & FITNESS
Pages 225
ISBN 1599956586
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: This groundbreaking, comprehensive program will help those with bipolar disorder and those who care about them gain permanent control over their lives. Only 20 percent of those with the illness are able to gain long-term control with medication alone.


The Book Primary Care of the Child With a Chronic Condition E Book
The Author Patricia Jackson Allen
The Publisher Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date2009-06-25
Genre Medical
Pages 880
ISBN 9780323080880
Language English, Spanish, And French

READING: Written by nurse practitioners for nurse practitioners, this one-of-a-kind resource provides the expert guidance you need to provide comprehensive primary care to children with special needs and their families. It addresses specific conditions that require alterations in standard primary care and offers practical advice on managing the major issues common to children with chronic conditions. A consistent format makes it easy to locate essential information on each condition. Plus, valuable resources help you manage the issues and gaps in health care coverage that may hinder quality care. This is the only book authored by Nurse Practitioners that focuses on managing the primary health care needs of children with chronic conditions. More than 60 expert contributors provide the most current information available on specific conditions. Comprehensive summary boxes at the end of all chronic conditions chapters provide at-a-glance access to key information. Resource lists at the end of each chronic condition chapter direct you to helpful websites, national organizations, and additional sources of information that you can share with parents and families. Updated references ensure you have access to the most current, evidence-based coverage of the latest research findings and management protocols. Four new chapters — Celiac Disease, Eating Disorders, Muscular Dystrophy, and Obesity — keep you up to date with the latest developments in treating these conditions. Autism content is updated with the latest research on autism spectrum disorders, including current methods of evaluation, identification, and management. Coverage of systems of care features new information on how to help families obtain high-quality and cost-effective coordinated services within our complex health care system. Easy-to-find boxes in the chronic conditions chapters summarize important information on treatment, associated problems, clinical manifestations, and differential diagnosis.