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Psychology and Mental Health
Call Number: REF BF 636 .S25 2010
Publication Date: 2009-10-01
AVAILABLE BOTH IN THE LIBRARY AND ONLINE - - This comprehensive five-volume set covers notable theories, people, social issues, life stages, the physiology and anatomy of the nervous system, and various mental illnesses or conditions. To access this resource online now, simply click on the book image to the left.
A History of Modern Psychology
Call Number: BF 95 .S35 2012
Publication Date: 2011-02-22
Focusing on modern psychology, the text's coverage begins with the late 19th century. The authors personalize the history of psychology not only by using biographical information on influential theorists, but also by showing how major events in those theorists' lives have affected the authors' own ideas, approaches, and methods.
Disorders of Personality
Call Number: REF RC 54 .M54 2011
Publication Date: 2011-05-03
Now in its Third Edition, this book clarifies the distinctions between the vast array of personality disorders and helps clinicians make accurate diagnoses. It has been thoroughly updated to incorporate the changes in the forthcoming DSM-5. Using the classification scheme he pioneered, Dr. Millon guides clinicians through the intricate maze of personality disorders, with special attention to changes in their conceptualization over the last decade. Extensive new research is included, as well as the incorporation of over 50 new illustrative and therapeutically detailed cases. This is every mental health professional's essential volume to fully understanding personality.
Call Number: RC 480 .M46 2012
Publication Date: 2011-09-23
Is Mental Illness a Serious Problem? How Should Society Address Mental Illness? What Mental Health Issues Do Youths Face Today? What Treatments for Mental Illness Are Effective? -- All these questions and more are addressed in this book that provide a variety of viewpoints on this vital topic in our society.
The Psychiatric Interview
Call Number: RC 480.7 .C315 2012
Publication Date: 2011-10-11
With an engaging conversational style, The Psychiatric Interview, focuses on the practical skills psychiatrists need to conduct effective psychiatric interviews. The book begins with the general principles essential to effective interviewing , and guides readers through a range of issues, including the seductive patient, the malingerer, borderline personalities, and others. The new edition includes information on interviews to help readers complete important rating scales and also provides practical tips on working with electronic medical records in the setting of a psychiatric interview.
Aging and Mental Health
Call Number: RC 451.4 .A5 S66 2011
Publication Date: 2010-12-14
This fully revised and updated second edition provides a complete introduction to aging and mental health for psychology students taking courses in aging as well as for academics and practitioners working in the field of gerontology.