Clinician's Guide to Cultural Psychiatry
This more concise book focuses on information most relevant to treating patients. The book discusses how culture plays a role in specific disorders (depression, anxiety, eating and sexual disorders, substance abuse, schizophrenia, etc.). relevant sensitivities to keep in mind in treating specific patient populations (age groups, differing religions, and differing ethnicity's).
- Paperback | 512 pages
- 154 x 228 x 20mm | 680.39g
- 07 Jun 2003
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
- Approx. 150 illustrations; Illustrations, unspecified
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Table of contents
About the Author.
Culture, Behavior, and Pathology.
Culture, Stress, and Illness Reactions.
Culture and Psychopathology: Specific Phenomena.
Culture and Psychopathology: General Disorders.
Culturally Competent Clinical Assessment.
Culturally Competent Clinical Care.
Culturally Competent Psychotherapy.
Ethnicity, Culture, and Drug Therapy.
Culture and Therapy with Special Subgroups.
Culturally Oriented Care for Different Ethnic Groups.
Some Social Phenomena and Therapeutic Considerations.
"Tseng's masterful book... is a powerful tool for clinicians and psychiatric residents striving to achieve cultural competency in understanding and treating patients."
-Armando Favazza, M.D.
Professor and Associate Chair
Department of Psychiatry
University of Missouri-Columbia
"...Clinician's Guide to Cultural Psychiatry is a must read for all clinicians and those in training in the mental health professions."
-Edward F. Foulks, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Associated Dean
Tulane University School of Medicine
"Dr. Tseng's excellent guide... provides the conceptual framework for practicing in a culturally competent manner."
-Joseph Westermeyer, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Adjunct Professor of Anthropology, University of Minnesota; and
Chief of Psychiatry and Director of Mental Health Services, Minneapolis VAMC
About Wen-Shing Tseng