Essentials of Abnormal Psychology

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology
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Author: V. Mark Durand,David H. Barlow,Stefan G. Hofmann
Pages: 704
ISBN: 133761937X
Release: 2018-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Fully integrating the DSM-5, Durand, Barlow, and Hofmann describe abnormal psychology through their standard-setting integrative approach -- the most modern, scientifically valid method for studying the subject. Through this approach, students learn that psychological disorders are rarely caused by a single influence, but rooted in the interaction among multiple factors: biological, psychological, cultural, social, familial, and even political. A conversational writing style, consistent pedagogy, and real case profiles provide a realistic context for the scientific findings. This eighth edition highlights groundbreaking updates to research findings and the latest innovations in the treatment of mental disorders. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology Fourth Canadian Edition

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology  Fourth Canadian Edition
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Author: Jeffrey S. Nevid,Beverly Greene,Linda J. Knight,Paul Andrew Johnson,Steven Taylor
Pages: 544
ISBN: 0134048709
Release: 2018-03
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology uses an integrative approach to emphasize the interplay of psychological, socio-cultural, and biological factors in the development of psychological disorders. Its brief, streamlined format introduces students to the basic concepts of the field while being inclusive of Canadian cultural diversity, gender, and lifestyle. The text's engaging writing style, research-based coverage, superior pedagogy, and student-oriented applications are designed to arouse student interest and encourage critical thinking. KEY TOPICS: What Is Abnormal Psychology?;Assessment, Classification, and Treatment of Abnormal Behaviour;Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders;Depressive, Bipolar and Related Disorders and Suicide;Dissociative and Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders;Personality Disorders;Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders;Feeding and Eating Disorders and Sleep--Wake Disorders;Gender Dysphoria, Paraphilic Disorders, and Sexual Dysfunctions;Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders;Abnormal BehaviourAcross the Lifespan MARKET: Appropriate for Abnormal Psychology Courses.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology
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Author: Andrew R. Getzfeld
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9780470893562
Release: 2010-06-15
Editor: John Wiley & Sons

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology provides students and professionals with a concise overview of the major topics in abnormal psychology as well as chapters on the leading categories of disorders such as eating disorders, schizophrenic disorders, personality disorders, and substance-related disorders. This book utilizes the popular Essentials format and makes a perfect companion to primary texts on the topic or a useful study guide. As part of the Essentials of Behavioral Science series, this book provides information mental health professionals need to practice knowledgably, efficiently, and ethically in today's behavioral healthcare environment. Each concise chapter features numerous callout boxes highlighting key concepts, bulleted points, and extensive illustrative material, as well as "Test Yourself" questions that help you gauge and reinforce your grasp of the information covered. Condensing the wide-ranging topics of the field into a concise, accessible format for handy and quick-reference, Essentials of Abnormal Psychology is an invaluable tool for learning as well as a convenient reference for established mental health professionals Other titles in the Essentials of Behavioral Science series: Essentials of Child Psychopathology Essentials of Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences Essentials of Psychological Testing Essentials of Research Design and Methodology

Abnormal Psychology

Abnormal Psychology
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Author: Alexis Bridley,Lee W. Daffin, Jr.
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1641760575
Release: 2019-05-02
Editor: Unknown

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Essentials of Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World
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Author: Jeffrey S. Nevid
Pages: 600
ISBN: 013205373X
Release: 2008-01
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology in a Changing Worldtakes an interactionist perspective, enabling students to see the importance of the interplay of psychological, socio-cultural and biological factors in the development of psychological disorders. The brief, streamlined format introduces students to the basic concepts of the field with a clear and engaging writing style. Its accessible, broad, research-based coverage, with superior pedagogy and student-oriented applications provide instructors with a comprehensive text they can fully cover in one term. New concept maps visually link major concepts, to help give students a clear picture of the key ideas within each chapter. The aim of the authors is to bring a much-needed Canadian perspective to the study of Abnormal Psychology. They want to increase awareness of the important, relevant research that has been done and is continuing to be conducted in Canada today. The new second edition builds on the strength of the first by continuing to incorporate Canadian cases and examples of mental illness, to highlight cultural factors, current topics, unique Canadian treatment or prevention programs, and mental health legislation.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology
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Author: Jeffrey S. Nevid,Beverly Greene,Paul A. Johnson,Steven Taylor,Melanie MacNab
Pages: 528
ISBN: 0133436977
Release: 2014-08-11
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World uses a clear, engaging writing style to communicate the basic concepts in the field. Its student-friendly features are design to make Abnormal Psychology interesting and relatable. Built-in study tools will help you grasp difficult material. Offering an inclusive approach that reflects the diversities in Canadian culture, gender, and lifestyle, Essentials Abnormal Psychology is a brief yet comprehensive introduction to the discipline.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology
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Author: V. Mark Durand,David H. Barlow
Pages: 736
ISBN: 1111837309
Release: 2012-01-01
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

In this briefer version of Durand and Barlow's widely taught text, the authors explain abnormal psychology through their standard-setting integrative approach--the most modern, scientifically valid method for studying the subject. Through this integrative approach, students learn that psychological disorders are rarely caused by a single influence, but rooted in the interaction among multiple factors: biological, psychological, cultural, social, familial, and even political. A conversational writing style, consistent pedagogy, and real case profiles--95 percent from the authors' own case files--provide a realistic context for the scientific findings of the book. In addition, these features ensure that readers never lose sight of the fact that real people are behind the DSM-IV-TR criteria, the theories, and the research.

Abnormal Psychology

Abnormal Psychology
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Author: David H. Barlow,Vincent Mark Durand,Martin L. Lalumiere,Sherry H. Stewart
Pages: 752
ISBN: 0176531653
Release: 2014-04-22
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Balancing biological, psychological, social, and cultural approaches, the Fourth Canadian Edition of Abnormal Psychology's groundbreaking integrative approach is the most modern, scientifically valid method for studying abnormal psychology. The author team--now including Dr. Martin Lalumi�re--continues to blend sophisticated research and an accessible writing style with the most widely recognized method of discussing psychopathology. Going beyond simply describing different schools of thought on psychological disorders, the authors explore the interactions of the various forces that contribute to psychopathology. A conversational writing style, consistent pedagogical elements, integrated case studies, and superior coverage of the DSM-5 (with insights from author David Barlow, an Advisor to the DSM-5 task force) help lead students to an unparalleled appreciation for the current state of what is a multidimensional and compelling clinical science.

Understanding Abnormal Behavio R

Understanding Abnormal Behavio R
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Author: SUE SUE SUE SUE,Wadsworth
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0357670949
Release: 2020-08
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

UNDERSTANDING ABNORMAL BEHAVIOR, 11th Edition offers balanced and clear coverage of psychopathology theories, research, and clinical implications. Fully updated to reflect DSM-5 and the newest scientific, psychological, multicultural and psychiatric research, the book introduces and integrates the Multipath Model of Mental Disorders to explain how four essential factors-biological, psychological, social, and sociocultural-interact to cause mental disorders. A focus on resilience highlights prevention and recovery from the symptoms of various disorders. This edition also continues its emphasis on the multicultural, sociocultural and diversity aspects of abnormal psychology. The authors present material in a lively and engaging manner, connecting topics to real-world case studies, current events, and issues of particular importance and relevance in today's world. Special features and the fresh design make the book even more approachable and appealing to all readers.

Essentials of Psychology

Essentials of Psychology
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Author: John P. Houston,Helen Bee,David C. Rimm
Pages: 586
ISBN: 9781483264424
Release: 2013-09-24
Editor: Academic Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Essentials of Psychology introduces contemporary psychological research and caters to the varied needs of students and instructors. The book is composed of 14 basic chapters, which provide comprehensive coverage of theories and research within each of the traditional areas of psychology. Chapters are dedicated to topics that discuss the major divisions of psychology; the physiological basis of behavior; the ways people change and the ways they stay the same over time; personality and behavior assessment; and treatment of psychological problems. Psychologists, students, and teachers of psychology will find this textbook very invaluable.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World
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Author: Jeffrey S. Nevid
Pages: 556
ISBN: 0131206869
Release: 2004-10
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Drawn from the strengths of the full version this brief introduction provides readers with a firm foundation in the field of abnormal psychology. The book adopts an interactive approach designed to help students examine how multiple factors influence the development of psychological disorders. Engaging case examples demonstrate the influence of diversity and self-scoring questionnaires involve readers in the material. This streamlined version of the full volume provides complete coverage of theoretical perspectives and methods of treatment, classification and assessment of abnormal behavior, stress, anxiety, Dissociative and Somatoform disorders, mood, eating and sleep disorders, gender identity disorder, schizophrenia, abnormal behavior in childhood and adolescence and disorders related to aging. For mental health professionals and individuals interested in abnormal behavior.

Abnormal Psychology

Abnormal Psychology
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Author: V. Mark Durand,David H. Barlow
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0534368611
Release: 2000
Editor: Van Nostrand Reinhold

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

By David Santogrossi, winner of seven awards for excellence in teaching. The Study Guide offers a wide variety of study and learning tips. For every text chapter, the guide includes interactive, fill-in-the-blank chapter summaries; key words; multiple-choice, matching, true/false, and essay questions; and answers with page references to the above. Concept checks are included for every chapter to extend the concept checks in the book itself. The guide also includes questions and review for the videos, "Abnormal Psychology: Inside Out, Volumes I and II, "From the Inside," and "Deficits of Mind and Brain and the CD-ROM.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology
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Author: Robert E. Emery,Thomas F. Oltmanns
Pages: 531
ISBN: NWU:35556030021109
Release: 1999
Editor: Pearson College Division

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This brief exploration of the essentials of abnormal psychology offers readers an engaging, innovative systems approach by integrating the biological, psychological and social perspectives in an interesting and concurrent story. Readable, reader- friendly research methods are mainstreamed throughout the text. Detailed case studies and briefer cases illustrate interesting clinical issues. A Getting Help“/I> feature in each chapter directs readers to responsible sources if they are looking for help for themselves or others. Abnormal Behavior: Examples, Definitions and Methods of Study. Perspectives on Causes of Abnormal Behavior. Treatment of Psychological Disorders. Classification and Assessment. Mood Disorders. Anxiety Disorders. Traumatic Stress Disorders, Dissociative Disorders, and Somatoform Disorders. Stress and Physical Health. Personality Disorders. Eating Disorders. Substance Abuse Disorders. Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders. Schizophrenic Disorders. Pervasive Developmental Disorders and Psychological Disorders of Childhood. Mental Health and the Law. Anyone needing a brief, accessible introduction to the major topics of abnormal psychology.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology
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Author: Vincent Mark Durand,David H. Barlow
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1111837376
Release: 2013
Editor: Unknown

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Casebook in Abnormal Psychology

Casebook in Abnormal Psychology
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Author: Timothy A. Brown,David H. Barlow
Pages: 320
ISBN: 0495604402
Release: 2010-07-12
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Using cases from the authors' files or from case files of other working clinicians, CASEBOOK IN ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY, International Edition portrays the rich and arresting nature of disorders manifested in real people. Cases illustrate every major DSM-IV category, followed by a therapy outcome section that tells the "rest of the story" of what happened to these clients. Using an integrative approach, the authors emphasize the multiple causes of disorders and incorporate developmental and cultural issues in each case. Complex cases are presented without a diagnosis, so students can come up with a diagnosis on their own. This Fourth Edition includes a new case on body dysmorphic disorder as well as two new cases without a diagnosis.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology Mindtap Psychology 1 term Access

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology   Mindtap Psychology  1 term Access
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1305698436
Release: 2015
Editor: Unknown

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Introduction to Abnormal Child and Adolescent Psychology

Introduction to Abnormal Child and Adolescent Psychology
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Author: Robert Weis
Pages: 688
ISBN: 9781506339788
Release: 2017-02-01
Editor: SAGE Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Robert Weis' third edition of Introduction to Abnormal Child and Adolescent Psychology adopts a developmental psychopathology approach to understanding child disorders. Using case studies, this perspective examines the emergence of disorders over time, pays special attention to risk and protective factors that influence developmental processes and trajectories, and examines child psychopathology in the context of normal development. Designed to be flexible via its focused modular organization, the text reflects the latest changes to the DSM (DSM 5, 2013) and is updated with new research and developments in the field.

Essentials of Ophthalmic Lens Finishing

Essentials of Ophthalmic Lens Finishing
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Author: Clifford W. Brooks
Pages: 496
ISBN: 9780702038563
Release: 2003-11-07
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Both opticians and optometrists are trained to grind and polish lenses and then to take the surfaced lens and finish it by centering it optically and grinding the edges so that the lens fits in the shape of the chosen frame. Thoroughly revised and updated with seven new chapters to cover changes in the industry, this 2nd edition provides a step-by-step understanding of lens finishing for the optometrist or optician. Content has been completely updated, reorganized and expanded to include the most recent industry changes. Updated photos illustrate the most current types of lenses and enhance comprehension of lens finishing. Seven new chapters cover rimless and semi rimless frames; environmental and safety concerns; lens insertion and standard alignment; nylon cord and other groove mountings; lens tinting and engraving; progressive addition lenses; and lens impact and resistance testing. An appendix of specific British Standards allows the book to easily travel to the UK and other countries that fashion their dispensing programs after the UK model. The Lens Centration Skills Series provides exercises to practice lens finishing and reinforce material from the text.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology
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Author: Jeffrey S Nevid,Beverly Greene,Paul A. Johnson,Steven Taylor,Melanie Macnab
Pages: 528
ISBN: 0132968606
Release: 2012-03-22
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World uses a clear, engaging writing style to communicate the basic concepts in the field. Its student-friendly features are design to make Abnormal Psychology interesting and relatable. Built-in study tools will help you grasp difficult material. Offering an inclusive approach that reflects the diversities in Canadian culture, gender, and lifestyle, Essentials Abnormal Psychology is a brief yet comprehensive introduction to the discipline.

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology Third Canadian Edition with NEW MySearchLab and Introduction to the DSM 5

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology  Third Canadian Edition with NEW MySearchLab and Introduction to the DSM 5
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Author: Ph.D., Jeffrey S Nevid,Ph.D., Beverly Greene,Paul A. Johnson,Steven Taylor,Melanie Macnab
Pages: 528
ISBN: 0133514188
Release: 2013-06-30
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Essentials of Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World uses a clear, engaging writing style to communicate the basic concepts in the field. Its student-friendly features are design to make Abnormal Psychology interesting and relatable. Built-in study tools will help you grasp difficult material. Offering an inclusive approach that reflects the diversities in Canadian culture, gender, and lifestyle, Essentials Abnormal Psychology is a brief yet comprehensive introduction to the discipline.