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Mental Health in Social Work: A Casebook on Diagnosis and Strengths Based Assessment, 2nd Edition

By Jacqueline Corcoran, Joseph M. Walsh

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Oct 6, 2011

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Description

Uses a case study method that will teach students clinical assessment skills for working in the mental health field

 

Organized by types of disorders, this workbook emphasizes DSM diagnosis of mental disorders that are commonly seen in clinical and social service settings in which social workers practice. 

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Diagnosis and the Social Work Profession

The DSM Classification System

Mental Status Examination (MSE)
Limitations of the DSM

 

Chapter 2: Biopsychosocial Risk and Resilience Framework                         

Definitions and Description

Individual Factors

Social Mechanisms

Societal Conditions

Guidelines for Eliciting and Enhancing Client Strengths

Conclusion

 

Chapter 3: Autistic Disorder

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessment of Autism

Biopsychosocial Risk and Resilience Influence

Interventions for Autism

Critical Perspective

 

Chapter 4: Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder                          

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessing ADHD

Biopsychosocial Risk and Reslience Influences

Intervention

Critique

Critical Perspective

 

Chapter 5: Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorder

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessments of ODD and CD

Biopsychosocial Risk and Resilience Influences

 

Chapter 6: Alzheimer’s Disease

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessment Guidelines

Intervention

Critical Perspective

 

Chapter 7: Substance Use Disorders

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessment

Biopsychosocial Risk and Resilience Influences

Intervention

Critical Perspective

 

Chapter 8: Schizophrenia

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessment

Biopsychosocial Risk and Resilience Influences

Course and Outcome

Intervention

Critical Perspective

 

Chapter 9: Depressive Disorders         

Prevalence and Comorbidity of Depression

Assessment

Biopsychosocial Risk and Resilience Influences

Intervention

Medication

Youth

Adults

Critical Perspective

 

Chapter 10: Bipolar Disorder

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessment of Bipolar Disorder

Biopsychosocial Risk and Resilience Influences

Intervention

Critical Perspective

 

Chapter 11: Anxiety Disorders

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessment of Anxiety Disorders

Biopsychosocial Risk and Resilience

Intervention

Critical Perspective

 

Chapter 12: Eating Disorders

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessment

Biopsychosocial Risk and Reslience Influences

Intervention

Critical Perspective

 

Chapter 13: Borderline Personality Disorders             

Characteristics of Personality Disorders

Borderline Personality Disorder

Prevalence and Comorbidity

Assessment

Biopsychosocial Risk and Resilience Influences

Intervention

Critical Perspective

 

Appendix: Case Workbook

Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-205-05504-4

ISBN-13: 978-0-205-05504-3

Format: Book

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