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    DescriptionThe Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology provides a reliable source of guidance on the full range of issues associated with conducting evidence based practice in adult mental health. Topics covered include: general frameworks for practice: classification and epidemiology; CBT, psychodynamic, systemic and bio-medical models; general assessment procedures mood problems: depression, bipolar disorder and managing suicide risk anxiety problems: generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, PTSD and social phobia physical health problems: somatoform disorders, chronic pain, adjustment to cancer, eating disorders and substance abuse other psychological difficulties: schizophrenia, borderline personality disorder, psychological problems in older adults, anger management and depersonalization disorder. Each chapter includes useful skill building exercises, summaries of the issues covered, suggested further reading lists for both psychologists and patients, and case material. This practical Handbook will prove invaluable to clinical psychologists in training, helping them to build the necessary skills to complete a clinical placement in the field of adult mental health. The Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology is one of a set of three handbooks published by Routledge, which includes The Handbook of Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology (by Alan Carr) and The Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice (Edited by Alan Carr, Gary O'Reilly, Patricia Noonan Walsh and John McEvoy).


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    Title
    The Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Alan Carr, Edited by Muireann McNulty
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 1096
    Width: 156 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 51 mm
    Weight: 1,610 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781583918548
    ISBN 10: 158391854X
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: HEA
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.4
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Ingram Subject Code: PS
    Libri: I-PS
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25350
    DC22: 616.89
    B&T General Subject: 670
    BIC subject category V2: MMJ
    B&T Merchandise Category: MAJ
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 03
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 06
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: PSY007000, PSY043000
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: RC467.2 .H34 2006
    Thema V1.0: MKM
    Edition
    1
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    43 black & white illustrations, 96 black & white tables
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    01 October 2006
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    University College Dublin
    Review quote
    "...This Handbook is a nice overview of major areas of clinical psychology practice with adults. An introductory graduate student seeking an overview of the most common domains of clinical psychology and how it is most often practiced by contemporary clinicians will find this book a good, indeed a comprehensive, overview." - Bruce A. Thyer, APA Review of Books, PsycCritiques, Contemporary Psychology
    Table of contents
    Hemsley, Foreword. Preface. Part I: Conceptual Frameworks. Carr, McNulty, Normal Psychological Development in Adulthood. Carr, McNulty, Diagnosis, Classification, and Epidemiology. Carr, McNulty, Cognitive Behavioural Approaches. McNulty, Carr, Psychodynamic Approaches. Carr, McNulty, Interpersonal and Systemic Approaches. McWilliams, O'Callaghan, Biomedical Approaches and the Use of Drugs to Treat Adult Mental Health Problems. Carr, McNulty, Intake Procedures and Report Writing. Part II: Mood Disorders and Suicide. Carr, McNulty, Depression. Lam, Jones, Bipolar Disorder. Carr, McNulty, Suicide Risk. Part III: Anxiety Disorders. Wells, Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Taylor, Panic Disorder. Silva, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Creamer, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Bates, Social Phobia. Part IV: Physical Health Problems. Walker, Furer, Health Anxiety: Hypochondriasis and Somatization. Turk, Burwinkle, Coping with Chronic Pain. White, Psychological Assessment and Treatment in Cancer Care. Carr, McNulty, Eating Disorders: Bulimia and Anorexia. McCrady, Alcohol and Substance Use Problems. Part V: Other Psychological Difficulties. Kuipers, Schizophrenia. Linehan, Kuo, Borderline Personality Disorder. Woods, Lamers, Psychological Problems of Older People. Novaco, Taylor, Anger. Blanco-Campal, Depersonalization Disorder.