Assessing Psychosis

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Published by: Routledge
Release Date: March 3, 2015
Contributors: Ali Khadivi
ISBN13: 970-0415715119


Assessing Psychosis, A Clinician’s Guide offers both a practical guide and rich clinical resource for a broad audience of mental-health practitioners seeking to sharpen their understanding of diagnostic issues, clinical concepts, and assessment methods that aid in detecting the presence of psychotic phenomena.


“Written by clinicians for clinicians, this title addresses the psychopathology of psychoses. It illuminates the human dimension in the context of clinical application.”
– ­William T. Carpenter Jr., M.D., Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology, University of Maryland school of Medicine, Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Editor, Schizophrenia Bulletin

“The authors provide comprehensive, in-depth coverage of conceptual formulations, research findings, diagnostic consideration, and clinical assessment procedures concerning psychotic disturbance. This valuable contribution will be appreciated by mental health professionals of all levels of experience.”
– Irving B. Weiner, Ph.D., ABPP, Clinical Profession of Psychiatry & Neurosciences, University of South Florida