The Clinician's Handbook

The Clinician's Handbook

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This extremely versatile handbook, written for students and practitioners, taps current treatment and assessment research to provide up-to-date coverage of emotional and behavioral disorders, major DSM-IV-TR diagnostic categories, MMPI-2 correlates and other test-response patterns, and treatment options. Diagnostic concepts and observations are linked with specific assessment and test data for diagnostic categories; this is then integrated with recommended intervention procedures. In a single volume, the authors have synthesized an abundance of information and presented it in a manageable and accessible manner. Their extensive experience in clinical and forensic psychologyteaching, conducting research, interacting with clients, working in the criminal justice systemhighly qualifies them to know and present the kind of practical information students and practitioners need. Additional outstanding features . . . emphasizes multimodal assessment and treatment includes extensive discussions of clinical challenges, such as suicidal clients, the criminal personality, deception, and malingering offers bibliotherapy reading assignments and appropriate relaxation techniques for various types of clients provides coverage of legal issuescompetency, criminal responsibility, and civil commitment presents useful tips on case preparation and professional practice in the office and the courtroomLove Must be Tough: New Hope for Marriages in Crisis by James Dobson, 2004, Multnomah. Great support for reawakening ... Meditation for Busy People by Dawn Groves, 2003, Barnes aamp; Noble Books. Teaches busy people with franticanbsp;...

Title:The Clinician's Handbook
Author:Robert G. Meyer, Christopher M. Weaver
Publisher:Waveland Press - 2006-08-22


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