ISBN 978-0-393-70600-0

Igor Galynker (Author)Annie Steele (Contributions by)Janine Samuel (Contributions by)Michelle Foster (Contributions by)

Talking to Families about Mental Illness

What Clinicians Need to Know

Overview | Contents


    Part I: General Rules and Approaches

    1. Key Skills

    2. Every Family Is Different

    3. Communication Strategies

    Part II : Diagnosis and Treatment

    4. Diagnosis and Prognosis

    5. Psychiatric Symptoms

    6. Treatment

    7. How to Talk About Suicide and Deal With Emergencies

    Part III : Common Disorders

    8. Schizophrenia

    9. Bipolar Mood Disorder

    10. Major Depressive Disorder

    11. Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Panic Disorder

    12. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

    13. Personality Disorders

    Part IV: Real Life Issues

    14. Stress Management

    15. School and Work

    16. Real-Life Relationships and Planning Families