+353-1-416-8900REST OF WORLD
+44-20-3973-8888REST OF WORLD
1-917-300-0470EAST COAST U.S
1-800-526-8630U.S. (TOLL FREE)

PRINTER FRIENDLY

Rapid Psychological Assessment. Edition No. 1

  • ID: 2209946
  • Book
  • June 1998
  • 336 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
In today's time-pressured managed care environment, it is important for clinicians to quickly identify the nature of a patient's problem and initiate treatment. With thousands of psychological instruments available, this can often be difficult. This book offers a form of psychological assessment "triage." It eliminates the guesswork and helps psychologists quickly select, administer, and interpret psychological tests.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
ASSESSMENT OVERVIEW.

An Introduction to the Role of Assessment and the DSM-IV.

Setting the Stage: Clinical Interviews and Mental StatusExams.

Criteria for Test Selection.

Adult and Older Adult Assessment.

Adolescent and Child Assessment.

DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS.

Mood: Depression, Anxiety, Somatoform, and Related Disorders.

Behavior: Attention-Deficit and Disruptive BehaviorDisorders.

Reality Testing: Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders.

Self-Control: Suicidality, Dangerousness, Substance-RelatedDisorders, Abuse, and Eating Disorders.

Personality Disorders.

Cognitive Function from a Developmental Perspective: From LearningDisorders to Dementia Screenings.

COMPLETING THE EVALUATION.

Integration: Methods and Models of Test Interpretation.

Appendices.

References.

Indexes.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
Jason T. Olin
Carolyn Keatinge
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
Adroll
adroll