In this trial, we specifically chose patients suffering from resistant depression as defined by the most stringent criteria (21). Treatment approaches to patients with this degree of refractory depression have received little systematic ...
Author: Jay D. Amsterdam
Publisher: Raven Press (ID)
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.
depressive symptoms in medical and other psychiatric disorders Oliver G. Cameron ... The constellation of signs and symptoms: Are any somatic symptoms present that are not associated with primary depression? Is sad mood, as opposed to ...
Author: Oliver G. Cameron
Category: Depression, Mental
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.
I believe that there may be some genetic predisposition to depression, but it is small. I believe that the primary causes of depression in most (but not necessarily all) people relate to external stresses and internal psychological ...
Author: Richard A. Gardner
Publisher: Jason Aronson
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.
Author: Arthur E. Jongsma, Jr.Publish On: 2004-02-26
Participate in psychological assessment of depressive symptoms. (1, 2, 3, 4, 5) 2. Cooperate with medical examination to rule out biomedical etiologies for depressive symptoms. (6) 3. Cooperate with the psychiatric examination to assess ...
Author: Arthur E. Jongsma, Jr.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
Contains more than 1,000 prewritten goals, objectives, and interventions for treating depression and depression-related disorders Includes clinically proven, ready-to-copy homework exercises and assignments Sample treatment plans and customizable exercises may be easily downloaded online at www.wiley.com/go/completeplanners The Bestselling treatment planning system for mental health professionals 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—saving time and paperwork while allowing you the freedom to develop established and proven treatment plans for adults, children, adolescents, and other subgroups and 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 format—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 Additional resources in the PracticePlanners® series: For more information on our PracticePlanners® products, including our full line of Treatment Planners and Homework Planners, visit us on the Web at:www.wiley.com/practiceplanners The Complete series of books combine our bestselling Treatment Planners and Homework Planners into one easy-to-use, all-in-one resource for mental health professionals treating clients suffering from a wide range of disorders. Treatment Planners cover all the necessary elements for developing formal treatment plans, including detailed problem definitions, long-term goals, short-term objectives, therapeutic interventions, and DSMTM diagnoses.
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.
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The subject is divided in this book into two separate but related parts: (1) mood (affective) disorders, that is, the definitive clear-cut diagnosable illnesses, seen from the medical perspective; and (2) depressive affects, equivalents ...
Thus, in early childhood, the focus in prevention of depression should begin with mothers-to-be who are at risk for developing depression during pregnancy and the early postpartum period. PRELIMINARY WORK TOWARD PREVENTION OF PERINATAL ...
Author: Ian H. Gotlib
Publisher: Guilford Press
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.