DSM-5® Made Easy


  • Author: James Morrison
  • Release Date : 2014-04-11
  • Genre: Psychology
  • File Size: 4378417 Bytes


In this indispensable book, master diagnostician James Morrison presents the spectrum of diagnoses in DSM-5 in an accessible, engaging, clinically useful format. Demystifying DSM-5 criteria without sacrificing accuracy, the book includes ICD-10-CM codes for each disorder. More than 130 detailed case vignettes illustrate typical patient presentations; down-to-earth discussions of each case demonstrate how to arrive at the diagnosis and rule out other likely possibilities. Providing a wealth of diagnostic pointers, Morrison writes with the wisdom and wit that made his guide to the prior DSM a valued resource for hundreds of thousands of clinicians and students. His website (www.guilford.com/jm) offers additional discussion and resources related to psyc...

DSM-5® Made Easy


  • Author: James Morrison
  • Release Date : 2015-03-09
  • Genre: Psychiatry
  • File Size: 9958202 Bytes


Tutti coloro che valutano o trattano pazienti nell’ambito della salute mentale devono padroneggiare l’ultima edizione del DSM che è diventato lo standard mondiale per la valutazione e la diagnosi. Ma non è sempre facile traslare i criteri diagnostici su un paziente reale.Il DSM-5® Guida pratica. Percorsi alla diagnosi rende la diagnosi di salute mentale più accessibile ai Professionisti clinici di tutte le discipline della salute mentale. In queste pagine vengono descritti tutti i principali disturbi mentali, con particolare attenzione a quelli che si manifestano negli adulti in modo tale da rendere possibile la diagnosi di ciascuno di essi.Ciascun capitolo si apre con una sintesi delle diagnosi in esso affrontate e di altri disordini che pos...

DSM 5 Made Easy

DSM 5 Made Easy


  • Author : James Morrison
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2014-04-11
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462514427


DSM 5 Made Easy Book Description :

In this indispensable book, master diagnostician James Morrison presents the spectrum of diagnoses in DSM-5 in an accessible, engaging, clinically useful format. Demystifying DSM-5 criteria without sacrificing accuracy, the book includes both ICD-10-CM and ICD-9-CM codes for each disorder. It also includes the Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF) Scale (from DSM-IV-TR), with a clear rationale for its continued use. More than 130 detailed case vignettes illustrate typical patient presentations; down-to-earth discussions of each case demonstrate how to arrive at the diagnosis and rule out other likely possibilities. Providing a wealth of diagnostic pointers, Morrison writes with the wisdom and wit that made his guide to the prior DSM a valued resourc...

DSM IV Made Easy
Score: 5
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DSM IV Made Easy


  • Author : James R. Morrison
  • Publisher : Guilford Publication
  • Release Date : 1995-01
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0898625688


DSM IV Made Easy Book Description :

With the publication of DSM-IV, mental health practitioners are faced with the challenge of quickly learning a whole new set of diagnostic standards. Providing a simple way rapidly to become conversant with all DSM-IV categories as well as its many new criteria, this book translates DSM-IV data into a concise, accessible format, explicating and illustrating all the criteria in clear, jargon-free language. It discusses, illustrates, and interprets the criteria for every DSM-IV diagnosis. Over 100 vivid case histories give the reader a flavor of the disorder described and provide a framework for understanding the diagnostic criteria. In each, the author walks the reader through the process in step-by-step detail, discussing how he arrives at a five-axi...

Diagnosis Made Easier  Second Edition

Diagnosis Made Easier Second Edition


  • Author : James Morrison
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2014-02-07
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462513567


Diagnosis Made Easier Second Edition Book Description :

This popular practitioner guide and course text takes the reader step by step through diagnostic decision making in mental health. Acclaimed for both the clarity of his writing and his clinical expertise, James Morrison provides principles and decision trees for evaluating information from multiple sources and constructing a valid, clinically useful working diagnosis. More than 100 vivid vignettes--from the straightforward to the toughest cases--illustrate the practical application of these methods. Essential topics include developing a differential diagnosis and dealing with comorbidity. New to This Edition *Revised throughout for DSM-5. *Updated resources and suggested readings. See also Morrison's DSM-5® Made Easy, which explains DSM-5 diagnoses ...

DSM 5 Insanely Simplified

DSM 5 Insanely Simplified


  • Author : Steven Buser
  • Publisher : Innerquest
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Mental illness
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1630512079


DSM 5 Insanely Simplified Book Description :

The release of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual Version 5 (DSM-5) marked one of the biggest changes to the field of mental health diagnosis in over 20 years. DSM-5 Insanely Simplified provides a summary of key concepts of the new diagnostic schema including a section on using ICD-10. DSM-5 Insanely Simplified utilizes a variety of devices to help clinicians memorize complex criteria and ideas about the different diagnoses. Cartoons, mnemonic devices, and summary tables allow clinicians and students to quickly grasp and retain broad concepts and subtle nuances related to psychiatric diagnosis. DSM-5 Insanely Simplified fosters quick mastery of the most important concepts introduced in DSM-5 while offering an entirely new way of looking at mental ...

Understanding Mental Disorders
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Understanding Mental Disorders


  • Author : American Psychiatric Association
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release Date : 2015-04-24
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781585624911


Understanding Mental Disorders Book Description :

Understanding Mental Disorders: Your Guide to DSM-5® is a consumer guide for anyone who has been touched by mental illness. Most of us know someone who suffers from a mental illness. This book helps those who may be struggling with mental health problems, as well as those who want to help others achieve mental health and well-being. Based on the latest, fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders—known as DSM-5®—Understanding Mental Disorders provides valuable insight on what to expect from an illness and its treatment—and will help readers recognize symptoms, know when to seek help, and get the right care. Featured disorders include depression, schizophrenia, ADHD, autism spectrum disorder, posttraumatic stress...

Desk Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria From DSM 5

Desk Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria From DSM 5


  • Author : American Psychiatric Association
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release Date : 2014-10-03
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780890425640


Desk Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria From DSM 5 Book Description :

The Desk Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria From DSM-5® is a concise, affordable companion to the ultimate psychiatric reference, DSM-5®. It includes the fully revised diagnostic classification, as well as all of the diagnostic criteria from DSM-5® in an easy-to-use paperback format. This handy reference provides quick access to the information essential to making a diagnosis. Designed to supplement DSM-5®, this convenient guide will assist all mental health professionals as they integrate the DSM-5® diagnostic criteria into their diagnoses. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders stands alone as the most authoritative reference available for clinical practice in the mental health field, and the structural and diagnostic chan...

Clinician s Guide to Diagnosis

Clinician s Guide to Diagnosis


  • Author : Samir P. Desai
  • Publisher : Lexi-Comp Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCSD:31822029925021


Clinician s Guide to Diagnosis Book Description :

Experience is the best teacher when it comes to patient care. This guide is designed to mimic the thought processes of a seasoned clinician, linking a patient's symptoms to diagnosis through a series of logical steps....

Essentials of Psychiatric Diagnosis

Essentials of Psychiatric Diagnosis


  • Author : Allen Frances
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2013-04-29
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462512232


Essentials of Psychiatric Diagnosis Book Description :

Grounded in author Allen Frances's extensive clinical experience, this comprehensive yet concise guide helps the busy clinician find the right psychiatric diagnosis and avoid the many pitfalls that lead to errors. Covering every disorder routinely encountered in clinical practice, Frances provides the appropriate ICD-9-CM code for each one (the same code utilized in the DSM), a useful screening question, a colorful descriptive prototype, lucid diagnostic tips, and a discussion of other disorders that must be ruled out. The book closes with an index of the most common presenting symptoms, listing possible diagnoses that must be considered for each. Frances was instrumental in the development of past editions of the DSM and provides helpful cautions on...

DSM 5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis

DSM 5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis


  • Author : Michael B. First, M.D.
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release Date : 2013-11-19
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781585624621


DSM 5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis Book Description :

The DSM-5® Handbook of Differential Diagnosis helps clinicians and students improve their skill in formulating a comprehensive differential diagnosis by including the DSM-5® classification and providing a variety of approaches, including a six-step diagnostic framework, 29 bottom-up "decision trees," and 66 differential diagnosis tables....

The Mental Health Clinician s Workbook

The Mental Health Clinician s Workbook


  • Author : James Morrison
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-03-27
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462534845


The Mental Health Clinician s Workbook Book Description :

Rich with compelling case material, this hands-on workbook helps mental health practitioners and students build essential skills for clinical evaluation and differential diagnosis. Renowned diagnostician and bestselling author James Morrison (DSM-5 Made Easy and other works) invites the reader to interview and evaluate 26 patients with a wide spectrum of presenting complaints and ultimate diagnoses. Using multiple-choice questions and fill-in-the-blank exercises, clinicians practice the arts of interviewing and making diagnostic decisions. The convenient large-size format facilitates use. Extensive tables in the appendix provide a quick-reference guide to the interviewing techniques, diagnostic principles, and clinical diagnoses discussed in each cas...