Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Mental Disorders

Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives

Edited by Robert Woolfolk

Rutgers University


Lesley Allen

Princeton Medical Institute

This book brings together an international array of stars of the mental health professions to create a cutting edge volume that sheds light on many important and heretofore poorly understood issues in psychopathology. Mental Disorders-Theoretical and Empirical perspectives will be an important addition to the libraries of scholars and clinicians.

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Mental DisordersTheoretical and Empirical PerspectivesEdited by Robert Woolfolk

Published: January 16th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/46217

ISBN: 978-953-51-0919-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7062-4

Copyright year: 2013

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42461 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

12 Web of Science Citations

27 Dimensions Citations


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1. Treatment-Resistant Schizophrenia: Prevalence and Risk Factors

By Mohamed Dammak


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2. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Approach for Suicidal Thinking and Behaviors in Depression

By John D. Matthews


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3. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy in the Management of Conduct Disorder Among Adolescents

By Afusat Olanike Busari


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4. Anxiolytics Use in the Families with (Non)dependent Member: Relation to Dependence Indicators, Self and Family Perceptions Including Social Neuroscience Perspective

By Maja Rus-Makovec, Karin Sernec and Velko S. Rus


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5. Management of Delirium

By Narong Maneeton and Benchalak Maneeton


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6. Racism and Mental Illness in the UK

By Apu Chakraborty, Lance Patrick and Maria Lambri


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7. Rethinking Dissociation in an Age of Virtual Worlds

By Gregory Patrick Garvey


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8. Somatic Symptom Disorder

By Lesley A. Allen and Robert L. Woolfolk


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9. The Bond We Share: Experiences of Caring for a Person with Mental and Physical Health Conditions

By Sharon Lawn, Jeannette Walsh, Anne Barbara, Margaret Springgay and Patricia Sutton


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10. Working on Adolescent’s Motivation to Improve the Outcome Within a Multimodal Treatment

By Gatta Michela, Testa C. Paolo, Del Col Lara, Spoto Andrea, Dal Zotto Lara, De Sauma Maxim and Battistella Pier Antonio


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11. Parent-Child Attachment, Parental Depression, and Perception of Child Behavioural/Emotional Problems

By Lawrence T. Lam


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12. Current Advances in the Treatment of Major Depression: Shift Towards Receptor Specific Drugs

By Ashok Kumar Jainer, Rajkumar Kamatchi, Marek Marzanski and Bettahalasoor Somashekar


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13. The Characteristics of Nicotine Addiction Among Patients with Schizophrenia

By Ewa Wojtyna and Agnieszka Wiszniewicz


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14. Post Traumatic Eco-Stress Disorder (PTESD): A Qualitative Study from Sundarban Delta, India

By Arabinda N. Chowdhury, Ranajit Mondal, Mrinal K Biswas and Arabinda Brahma


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15. The Association Between Tinnitus and Mental Illnesses

By Adeyi A. Adoga and Taiwo J. Obindo


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16. Attention – Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis

By Crístia Rosineiri Gonçalves Lopes Corrêa


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17. Quality in Delivery of Mental Health Services

By Mary Ditton


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