Understanding mental disorders : your guide to DSM-5 / [electronic resource] American Psychiatric Association ; with foreword by Patrick J. Kennedy.
Contributor(s): Kennedy, Patrick J [author of foreward.] | American Psychiatric Association [issuing body.]Material type: TextPublisher: Arlington, VA : American Psychiatric Publishing, a division of American Psychiatric Association, 2015Edition: First editionDescription: 1 online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781615370740; 1615370749; 9781615370191; 1615370196Other title: Your guide to DSM-5Subject(s): Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders. 5th ed | Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders | Mental illness | Psychology, Pathological | Mental illness | Psychology, Pathological | Mental DisordersGenre/Form: Electronic books | Electronic bookAdditional physical formats: Print version: Understanding mental disorders.DDC classification: 616.89 LOC classification: RC467 | .U52 2015ebOnline Resources: Psychiatry Online
Disorders that start in childhood -- Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders -- Bipolar disorders -- Depressive disorders -- Anxiety disorders -- Obsessive-compulsive disorders -- Trauma and stress disorders -- Dissociative disorders -- Somatic (physical) symptom disorders -- Eating disorders -- Elimination disorders -- Sleep-wake disorders -- Sexual dysfunctions -- Gender dysphoria -- Disruptive and conduct disorders -- Addictive disorders -- Dementia and other memory problems -- Personality disorders -- Paraphilic disorders -- Treatment essentials.
Based on the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, this guide provides information on what to expect from an illness and its treatment, how to recognize symptoms, knowing when to seek help, and getting the right care.
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