Rethinking Psychiatry

Rethinking Psychiatry

Author: Arthur Kleinman

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1439118582

Category: Psychology

Page: 237

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In this book, Kleinman proposes an international view of mental illness and mental care. Arthur Kleinman, M.D., examines how the prevalence and nature of disorders vary in different cultures, how clinicians make their diagnoses, and how they heal, and the educational and practical implications of a true understanding of the interplay between biology and culture.
Rethinking Psychiatry
Language: un
Pages: 237
Authors: Arthur Kleinman
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06-30 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

In this book, Kleinman proposes an international view of mental illness and mental care. Arthur Kleinman, M.D., examines how the prevalence and nature of disorders vary in different cultures, how clinicians make their diagnoses, and how they heal, and the educational and practical implications of a true understanding of the
Rethinking ADHD
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Sami Timimi, Jonathan Leo
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-31 - Publisher: Palgrave

This book brings together, for the first time, a selection of international critiques on the role of ADHD in our society today, looking at how diagnoses have increased in recent years and the reasons behind this. Topics range from genetics to social culture, offering a comprehensive overview of this area.
Rethinking Psychiatric Drugs
Language: un
Pages: 405
Authors: Grace E. Jackson
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

-- Are patients aware of the fact that pharmacological therapies stress the brain in ways which may prevent or postpone symptomatic and functional recovery ? ==================================================== Rethinking Psychiatric Drugs: A Guide for Informed Consent is a critical appraisal of the medications which an estimated 20% of Americans consume on a
Psychiatry
Language: en
Pages: 707
Authors: Jerald Kay, Jeffrey A. Lieberman, Allan Tasman
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Saunders

This is a new Eedition to the Psychiatry series. It is a companion to Tasman's Psychiatry and it combines current scientific information with more traditional theories regarding mental illness. The book stresses the relationship of traditional theory with scientific findings. It offers numerous tables, charts, boxed information, decision trees, and
Psychiatry
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jerald Kay, Jeffrey A. Lieberman, Allan Tasman
Categories: Psychiatry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

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