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Handbook of Empirical Social Work Practice, Volume I : Mental Disorders

Handbook of Empirical Social Work Practice, Volume I : Mental Disorders - 98 edition

Handbook of Empirical Social Work Practice, Volume I : Mental Disorders - 98 edition

ISBN13: 9780471153610

ISBN10: 0471153613

Handbook of Empirical Social Work Practice, Volume I : Mental Disorders by Bruce A. Thyer and John S. Wodarski - ISBN 9780471153610
Edition: 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 1998
International: No
Handbook of Empirical Social Work Practice, Volume I : Mental Disorders by Bruce A. Thyer and John S. Wodarski - ISBN 9780471153610

ISBN13: 9780471153610

ISBN10: 0471153613

Summary

A state-of-the-art overview of empirically-validated treatments for psychological and social disorders. Organized by DSM diagnoses and social problems, this reference is a jargon-free guide to the psychosocial interventions that have been shown to be clinically effective for each type of psychological, behavioral, and social problem.

Author Bio

Thyer, Bruce E. : University of Georgia

Bruce A. Thyer, PhD, LCSW, is Research Professor of Social Work at the University of Georgia. In addition to editing the journal Research on Social Work Practice, Dr. Thyer has produced over 160 journal articles and ten books, including Cultural Diversity and Social Work Practice, Controversial Issues in Social Work Practice, and Finding Solutions to Social Problems: Behavioral Strategies for Change.

Wodarski, John S. : State University of New York at Buffalo

John S. Wodarski, PhD, is Janet B. Wattles Research Professor and Director of the Doctoral Program and Research Center of the State University of New York at Buffalo. He has edited, authored, or coauthored 19 books, including Adolescent Sexuality and Mal-treatment and the School-Age Child.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

First Principles of Empirical Social Work Practice (B. Thyer & J. Wodarski).
DISORDERS USUALLY FIRST DIAGNOSED IN INFANCY, CHILDHOOD, OR ADOLESCENCE.

Mental Retardation (J Gerdtz & J. Bregman).
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (M. Markward).
Conduct Disorder (L. Rapp & J. Wodarski).
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (P. Lehmann & R. Dangel).
Feeding Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood (M. Kerwin & N. Sills).
Enuresis and Encopresis (J. Butler & R. Campise).
Seperation Anxiety Disorder (K. Sowers-Hoag & T. DiDona).

SUBSTANCE-RELATED DISORDERS.

Alcohol Abuse (N. Smyth).
Cocaine Abuse (P. Bordnick, et al.).
Opiate Abuse (C. Dozier & J. Johnson).

SCHIZOPHRENIA AND OTHER PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS.

Schizophrenia (R. Farmer, et al.).

MOOD DISORDERS.

Major Depressive Disorder and Dysthymic Disorder (C. Dulmus & J. Wodarski).
Bipolar Disorder (B. Brotter, et al.).

ANXIETY DISORDERS.

Panic Disorder with Agoraphobia (J. Himle & D. Fischer).
Specific and Social Phobias (J. Plaud & K. Vavrovsky).
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (I. Cohen & G. Steketee).
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (M. Vonk & B. Yegidis).
Generalized Anxiety Disorder (R. McLellarn & J. Rosenzweig).

SEXUAL DISORDERS.

Sexual Desire and Arousal Disorders (S. Dziegielewski & C. Resnick).
Orgasmic Disorders (S. Dziegielewski & C. Resnick).

EATING DISORDERS.

Bulimia Nervosa (L. Myers).

PERSONALITY DISORDERS.

Borderline Personality Disorder (A. Ivanoff, et al.).

Index.

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