Handbook of Personality Disorders, Second Edition: Theory,…

Handbook of Personality Disorders, Second Edition: Theory, Research, and Treatment
Publisher: The Guilford Press
Date: 2018-03-30
ISBN-10: 1462533116
ISBN-13: 9781462533114
Language: English
Pages: 712
Added: 2018-05-27 00:56:02



The leading reference on personality disorders and their treatment, this authoritative work is now significantly revised with 80% new content reflecting important advances in the field. Preeminent experts provide in-depth coverage of conceptual and taxonomic issues, psychopathology, epidemiology and longitudinal course, etiology and development, and specific diagnoses. Diagnostic issues are explored and available assessment instruments discussed. All available evidence-based treatments are reviewed in consistently organized chapters that cover theoretical and empirical foundations as well as clinical strategies, facilitating comparison of the various approaches.
New to This Edition
*Incorporates more than 15 years of major research advances; includes 21 chapters on new topics.
*Critically examines DSM-5 diagnostic criteria.
*Chapters on additional treatments–mentalization-based treatment, schema-focused therapy, transference-based psychotherapy, and systems training for emotional predictability and problem solving.
*Chapters on cutting-edge topics such as dimensional models, longitudinal studies, and personality pathology in children and adolescents.
*Chapters on specific diagnoses: antisocial/psychopathic, borderline, and obsessive-compulsive personality disorder.
*Integrative section introductions by the editors.
See also Integrated Treatment for Personality Disorder, edited by W. John Livesley, Giancarlo Dimaggio, and John F. Clarkin, which weaves multiple well-established intervention strategies into a systematic modular approach. Show more Show less 52f092adef87a5b4b3969f2118ba531bhttp://tezfiles.com/file/646da62b0d992 Size: (1 MB) File name: 1462533116.pdf File size: 1 MB

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