The casebook provides 17 additional case histories based on the authors' clinical experiences, each going beyond dsm-iv diagnosis to describe the individual's history and symptoms, a theoretical discussion of treatment, a specific treatment plan, and the actual treatment conducted. In addition to writing fundamentals of abnormal psychology, professor comer is the author of the textbook abnormal psychology, now in its fourth edition, and the co-author of case studies in abnormal psychology he has also published a number of journal articles in clinical psychology, social psychology, and family medicine. Online shopping from a great selection at books store.
Abnormal psychology: case study the case shonda has a 12 year history diagnosis of continuous schizophrenia paranoid type shonda is constantly preoccupied with delusions and frequent auditory hallucinations shonda is under the occasional supervision of a caseworker from a local community health center shonda lives alone and rarely sees family members.
In addition to writing the textbooks abnormal psychology (10th edition), fundamentals of abnormal psychology (8th edition), psychology around us (2nd edition), and case studies in abnormal psychology (2nd edition), professor comer has published a range of journal articles and produced numerous widely-used educational video programs, including. Case studies in abnormal psychology: a companion case book with cases from the authors' own clinical experiences—the perfect supplement for your course use bundle isbn: 978-1-5063-8153-4 “the approach taken in this book is at the forefront of the science and reflects important priorities in the field.
Book textbooks abnormal psychology providing empirically supported treatments and long-term follow-up in many case studies gives students a deeper understanding of each psychopathology and the effects of treatment over time also of interest “case studies in abnormal psychology envisions broad inclusions of different cases on. Case studies are almost always engrossing to me this is a great book concerning the conceptualization, treatment, and etiology of a variety of disorders. Although this is an educational book meant to teach students about various mental illnesses, i absolutely loved reading this ronald comer did a fantastic job teaching about abnormal psychology, while keeping the book light and very intriguing at the same time.
Case studies in abnormal psychology, 10th edition takes mental disorders from the realm of theory into the complex reality of human lives this casebook presents comprehensive coverage of 23 high interest cases that include topics such as eating disorders, gender identity disorder, borderline personality, and posttraumatic stress disorder. Case studies in abnormal psychology case studies in abnormal psychology, by clark clipson, california school of professional psychology, and jocelyn steer, san diego family institute, contains 16 studies and can be shrink-wrapped with the text at a discounted package price.
A unique case study book, adult psychopathology case studies presents adult client case studies that describe the ways in which people with psychological disorders are likely to think, feel, and act. This book presents a clear and in-depth account of abnormal psychology it focuses on both clinical descriptions, using illustrative case studies at the beginning of each section, and on the implications of the major theoretical perspectives and relevant empirical evidence for clinical treatment.
Course summary you'll find all the topics covered in a traditional abnormal psychology textbook in this flexible textbook replacement course. Case studies in abnormal psychology download case studies in abnormal psychology or read online books in pdf, epub, tuebl, and mobi format click download or read online button to get case studies in abnormal psychology book now this site is like a library, use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Case studies in abnormal psychology [ethan e gorenstein, ronald j comer] i love this book though each case study is so interesting and definitely worth the reading read more published on april 19, 2013 jmissj 50 out of 5 stars great book. Case studies in abnormal psychology, 10th edition, takes mental disorders from the realm of theory into the complex reality of human lives this casebook presents comprehensive coverage of 23 high interest cases that include topics such as eating disorders, gender identity disorder, borderline personality, and posttraumatic stress disorder.