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Clinical Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders in Adults and Children (Cambridge Medicine (Hardcover)) 1st Edition
Clinical Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders in Adults and Children is a complete, comprehensive overview of OCD, covering its underlying causes, manifestations and treatment. The book begins by covering the basic science of OCD and its biological basis and mechanisms. It discusses the treatment for both adults and children with an emphasis on providing information for clinicians to use in their everyday practice. Using the latest information regarding evidence-based treatments, it takes the reader through medication options, including behavioural therapy, support groups and recent developments in surgical treatment. The clinical manifestations of OCD are covered, as well as the differentiation between OCD and other neuropsychiatric disorders with similar presentations. Chapters on spectrum illnesses including body dysmorphic disorder, impulse control disorders such as trichotillomania, and hoarding are also included. This book will appeal to all mental health professionals, from practitioners to researchers, working in the field of compulsive disorders.
A complete, comprehensive overview of OCD, covering its underlying causes, manifestations and treatment.
About the Author
Robert Hudak is Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Medical Director, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders Institute and Clinic, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic.
Darin D. Dougherty is Director of the Neurotherapeutics Division in the Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School.
Product Key Features
Publication Year 2011
Number of Pages 230 Pages
Item Length 10in.
Item Height 0.6in.
Item Width 7.6in.
Item Weight 23.4 Oz
Copyright Date 2011
Target Audience Scholarly & Professional
Topic Psychopathology / Compulsive Behavior, Mental Health
Dewey Decimal 616.85/227
Dewey Edition 22
Genre Psychology, Medical
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