Treatment of Depression

Author: American Psychopathological Association

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins


Category: Medical

Page: 338

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Refractory Depression

Author: Jay D. Amsterdam

Publisher: Raven Press (ID)


Category: Medical

Page: 249

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Focuses on endogenous depression which does not respond well to conventional pharmacological or electroconvulsive therapy. Over 40 investigators present findings and views on the nosology, classification, etiology and diagnosis of therapy-resistant depression and provide treatment strategies.

Presentations of Depression

Author: Oliver G. Cameron

Publisher: Wiley-Interscience


Category: Depression, Mental

Page: 468

View: 5459

This book deals with 'secondary' depressive disorders, which occur as adjuncts to a wide variety of other psychiatric and medical disorders. The volume brings together in one place material about several other medical and psychiatric disorders in which depressive symptoms or full-blown depressive syndrome commonly appear, focusing on those illnesses in which depressive symptomatology can be seen as more than just reactive demoralization. The introductory section covers the issues and psychiatric considerations relating to such disorders; then several chapters discuss depressive symptomatology in association with other psychiatric disorders; next a section on depression in a variety of medical disorders is featured with a final summary.

Psychotherapy of Antisocial Behavior and Depression in Adolescense

Author: Richard A. Gardner

Publisher: Jason Aronson


Category: Psychology

Page: 164

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Part of a series that aims to collectively produce the most comprehensive statement on the psychotheraputic treatment of adolescents. This volume dicusses every aspect of the psychotherapy of antisocial behaviour and depression.

The Complete Depression Treatment and Homework Planner

Author: Arthur E. Jongsma, Jr.,David J. Berghuis

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated


Category: Psychology

Page: 308

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Utilizing the methodology of the bestselling PracticePlanners series, The Complete Depression Treatment and Homework Planner provides an all-in-one resource for treating clinical depression—savingtime and paperwork while allowing you the freedom to develop established andproven treatment plans for adults, children, adolescents, and other subgroupsand populations. Includes a wide range of behavioral definition statements describing client symptoms as well as over 25 customizable homework and activity assignments to be used during treatment Provides long-term goals, short-term objectives, and recommended interventions, as well as DSM-IV-TRTM diagnostic suggestions associated with each presenting problem Ready-to-copy exercises cover the most common issues encountered by a wide range of client groups suffering from depression A quick-reference—the interactive assignments are grouped by patient type, such as employee, spouse, adolescent, addicted adult, acute inpatient, and more Expert guidance on how and when to make the most efficient use of the exercises Includes access to ancillary Web site with downloadable resources, including sample treatment plans and customizable homework exercises.

New Vistas in Depression

Author: S. Z. Langer

Publisher: Pergamon


Category: Medical

Page: 350

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Hardbound. In recent years a number of new antidepressants have been introduced and many more are currently in various phases of clinical development. Most of these work in fundamentally different ways from the traditional tricyclic antidepressants. This volume reviews current knowledge concerning this new class of drug, with particular emphasis on the role of transmitters and receptor systems in both basic and clinical research.

Handbook of Depression, Second Edition

Author: Ian H. Gotlib,Constance L. Hammen

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1606238027

Category: Psychology

Page: 708

View: 1495

Bringing together the field's leading authorities, this acclaimed work is widely regarded as the standard reference on depression. The Handbook provides comprehensive coverage of the epidemiology, course, and outcome of depressive disorders; issues in assessment and diagnosis; psychological and biological risk factors; effective approaches to prevention and treatment; and the nature of depression in specific populations. Each chapter offers a definitive statement of current theories, methods, and research findings, while also identifying key questions that remain unanswered.