Maximising the relevance and accessibility of the material for Australasian readers, Abnormal Psychology: Leading Researcher Perspectives 2e has been written by specialists working within the Australian and New Zealand context.
Each chapter provides readers with an understanding of the history, diagnosis, epidemiology, aetiology and treatment of specific disorders, as well as highlighting current challenges and controversies in the field.
This second edition includes enriched pedagogy to enhance students' understanding and promote critical thinking. Abnormal Psychology is an essential resource for students undertaking tertiary studies in the area of abnormal and clinical psychology.
Abnormal Psychology is an essential resource for students undertaking tertiary studies in the area of abnormal and clinical psychology.
|Table of Contents|
1. Conceptual issues in abnormal psychology
2. Anxiety disorders
3. Mood disorders
4. Schizophrenia and the psychoses
5. Somatoform and dissociative disorders
6. Eating disorders
7. Addictive behaviours
8. Sexual and relationship problems
9. Personality disorders
10. Disorders of childhood
11. Ageing and psychological disorders
12. Health psychology