The Oxford Handbook of Impulse Control Disorders

The Oxford Handbook of Impulse Control Disorders

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Impulsivity, to varying degrees, is what underlies human behavior and decision-making processes. As such, a thorough examination of impulsivity allows us to better understand modes of normal behavior and action as well as a range of related psychopathological disorders, including kleptomania, pyromania, trichotillomania, intermittent explosive disorder, and pathological gambling - disorders grouped under the term "impulse control disorders" (ISDs). Recent efforts in the areas of cognitive psychology, neurobiology, and genetics have provided a greater understanding of these behaviors and given way to improved treatment options. The Oxford Handbook of Impulse Control Disorders provides researchers and clinicians with a clear understanding of the developmental, biological, and phenomenological features of a range of ICDs, as well as detailed approaches to their assessment and treatment . Bringing together founding ICD researchers and leading experts from psychology and psychiatry, this volume reviews the biological underpinnings of impulsivity and the conceptual challenges facing clinicians as they treat individuals with ICDs.
It is an authoritative resource for clinical professionals, researchers, and students who work in this expanding area.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 600 pages
  • 180.34 x 254 x 38.1mm | 1,220.16g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195389719
  • 9780195389715
  • 1,129,869

About Jon E. Grant

Jon E. Grant, M.D., J.D., M.P.H., is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota.

Marc N. Potenza, M.D., Ph.D., is Professor of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, and Child Study at the Yale University School of Medicine.
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Table of contents

Part One: Introduction and Historical Perspective on Impulsivity ; Overview of the Impulse Control Disorders Not Elsewhere Classified and Limitations of Knowledge ; Jon E. Grant and Marc N. Potenza ; Historical Perspectives on Impulsivity and Impulse Control Disorders ; F. Gerard Moeller ; Part Two: Phenomenology and Epidemiology of Impulse Control Disorders Not Elsewhere Classified ; Current Classification of Impulse Control Disorders: Neuro-Cognitive and Behavioral Models of Impulsivity and the Role of Personality. ; Ashwini Padhi, Mehdi A M, Craig K, and Naomi A. Fineberg ; Expanding the Formal Category of Impulse Control Disorders ; Jon E. Grant and Brian L. Odlaug ; The Compulsive-Impulsive Spectrum and Behavioral Addictions ; Dan J. Stein and Brian A. Harvey ; Aggression, Impulsivity, and Personality Disorders ; Larry J. Siever and Joshua E. Kuluva ; Impulsivity and Co-occurring Psychiatric Disorders ; Matthew E. Hirschtritt, Marc N. Potenza, and Linda C. Mayes ; Epidemiology and Phenomenology of Pathological Gambling ; Luke Clark ; Phenomenology and Epidemiology of Trichotillomania ; Samuel R. Chamberlain ; Phenomenology and Epidemiology of Kleptomania ; Netta Shoenfeld and Pinhas Dannon ; Pyromania: Phenomenology and Epidemiology ; Michel Lejoyeux and Candice Germain ; The Phenomenology and Epidemiology of Intermittent Explosive Disorder ; Ronald C. Kessler, Emil F. Coccaro, Maurizio Fava, and Katie A. McLaughlin ; Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Phenomenology and Epidemiology ; Liana R.N. Schreiber, Brian L. Odlaug, and Jon E. Grant ; Phenomenology and Epidemiology of Problematic Internet Use ; Timothy C. Liu ; Phenomenology and Epidemiology of Pathological Skin Picking ; Brian L. Odlaug and Jon E. Grant ; Epidemiology and Phenomenology of Compulsive Buying Disorder ; Donald W. Black ; Part Three: Etiology of Impulse Control Disorders ; Impulsivity and Drug Addiction: A Neurobiological Perspective ; T.W. Robbins ; The Genetics of Impulsivity ; David A. Nielsen, Dmitri Proudnikov, and Mary Jeanne Kreek ; Development of Impulse Control, Inhibition, and Self-Regulatory Behaviors in Normative Populations across the Lifespan ; Christopher J. Hammond, Marc N. Potenza, Linda C. Mayes ; Impulsivity and Affective Regulation ; Alan C. Swann ; Psychology of Impulsivity ; Jim H. Patton and Matthew S. Stanford ; Part Four: Assessment and Treatment of Impulse Control Disorders ; Assessment and Treatment of Pathological Gambling ; Hermano Tavares ; The Assessment and Treatment of Trichotillomania ; Gary A-H Christenson ; Assessment and Treatment of Kleptomania ; Jon E. Grant, Brian L. Odlaug, and Suck Won Kim ; Assessment and Treatment of Intermittent Explosive Disorder ; Michael S. McCloskey, Mitchell E. Berman, and Kurtis Noblett ; Assessment and Treatment of Pyromania ; Jon E. Grant and Brian L. Odlaug ; Assessment and Treatment of Pathological Skin Picking ; Jedidiah Siev, Hannah E. Reese, Kiara Timpano, and Sabine Wilhelm ; Impulsive/Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Assessment and Treatment ; Eli Coleman ; Assessment and Treatment of Problem Internet Use ; Kimberly Young ; Assessment and Treatment of Compulsive Buying ; Astrid Mueller, James E. Mitchell, and Lisa A. Peterson ; Part Five: Impulse Control Disorders in Non-Psychiatric Clinical Settings ; Impulse Control Disorders in Medical Settings ; Sean G. Sullivan ; Impulse Control Disorders in Neurological Settings ; Antoine Bechara ; Part Six: Lifespan and Gender Issues ; Impulsivity in Childhood ; Kelda H. Walsh and Christopher J. McDougle ; Impulsivity in Adolescents ; Elizabeth K. Reynolds and Linda C. Mayes ; Impulse Control Disorders and Older Adults ; Rani A. Desai ; Gender and Impulse Control Disorders ; Alexea Takacs, Sonia Madrid and Marc N. Potenza ; Part Seven: Special Issues ; Prevention of Impulse Control Disorders ; Neda Faregh and Jeffrey L. Derevensky ; Assessment Instruments for Impulsivity and Impulse Control Disorders ; Alexis K. Matusiewicz, Brady Reynolds, C. W. Lejuez ; Legal Aspects of Impulse Control Disorders ; Jon E. Grant and Brian L. Odlaug ; Impulse Control Disorders and Impulsivity: Future Directions ; Marc N. Potenza and Jon E. Grant
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