Fully revised to incorporate DSM–5 criteria and informed by the most current research in its discussions of diagnosis and treatment
Now in a second edition, Psychopathology: History, Diagnosis, and Empirical Foundations thoroughly explores psychopathology with contributions from leading scholars in psycho–pathology. The Second Edition offers an overview of various topics in the context of major changes included in the DSM–5 .
With new chapters on contextual factors affecting diagnoses and non–alcohol substance abuse, Psychopathology, Second Edition covers the history, theory, and assessment of anxiety disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder, mood disorders, schizophrenia, the psychotic spectrum disorders, eating disorders, borderline personality disorder, alcohol use disorders, psychopathy, sexual dysfunction, and sleep disorders.
In addition, each chapter of the Second Edition contains:
- A description of the disorder, including brief history, case example, and epidemiological findings
- Empirical foundations of each disorder, including findings regarding neurobiological, behavioral, cognitive, and emotional factors
- Assessment of each disorder, including interviews, self–reports, neurobiological assessment, and clinical rating scales
- Brief description and evaluation of the current interventions for each disorder
- Summary and future directions
Practical and thorough, this text is an essential reference for all mental health professionals and a solid introduction for students in psychopathology courses.
List of Contributors xiii
CHAPTER 1 ISSUES IN DIAGNOSIS: CONCEPTUAL ISSUES AND CONTROVERSIES 1Scott O. Lilienfeld, Sarah Francis Smith, and Ashley L. Watts
CHAPTER 2 STRATEGIES FOR EVIDENCE–BASED ASSESSMENT OF CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS: MEASURING PREDICTION, PRESCRIPTION, AND PROCESS 36Eric A. Youngstrom and Thomas W. Frazier
CHAPTER 3 OBSESSIVE–COMPULSIVE DISORDER 80Jonathan S. Abramowitz, Laura E. Fabricant, and Ryan J. Jacoby
CHAPTER 4 GENERALIZED ANXIETY DISORDER 108Karen Rowa, Heather K. Hood, and Martin M. Antony
CHAPTER 5 SOCIAL ANXIETY DISORDER 147Deborah Roth Ledley, Brigette A. Erwin, Amanda S. Morrison, and Richard G. Heimberg
CHAPTER 6 PANIC DISORDER 193Joanna J. Arch, Lauren N. Landy, and Michelle G. Craske
CHAPTER 7 POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER 244Patricia A. Resick, Candice M. Monson, and Shireen L. Rizvi
CHAPTER 8 MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER 285Lorie A. Ritschel, Charles F. Gillespie, Eir´ýkur O¨ . Arnarson, and W. Edward Craighead
CHAPTER 9 PERSISTENT DEPRESSIVE DISORDER: DYSTHYMIA AND CHRONIC DEPRESSION 334Daniel N. Klein and Sarah R. Black
CHAPTER 10 BIPOLAR DISORDER 364David J. Miklowitz and Sheri L. Johnson
CHAPTER 11 SCHIZOPHRENIA AND THE PSYCHOSIS SPECTRUM 403Hanan D. Trotman, Vijay A. Mittal, Kevin D. Tessner, and Elaine F. Walker
CHAPTER 12 BULIMIA NERVOSA AND BINGE EATING DISORDER 445Linda W. Craighead, Margaret A. Martinez, and Kelly L. Klump
CHAPTER 13 ANOREXIA NERVOSA 482James Lock and Nina Kirz
CHAPTER 14 BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER 511Jill M. Hooley and Sarah A. St. Germain
CHAPTER 15 ALCOHOL USE DISORDERS 550Lara A. Ray, Kelly E. Courtney, and Guadalupe A. Bacio
CHAPTER 16 PSYCHOPATHY AS PSYCHOPATHOLOGY: KEY DEVELOPMENTS IN ASSESSMENT, ETIOLOGY, AND TREATMENT 583Jennifer E. Vitale and Joseph P. Newman
CHAPTER 17 SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION 616Cindy M. Meston and Carey S. Pulverman
CHAPTER 18 SLEEP DISORDERS 649Jennifer C. Kanady and Allison G. Harvey
AUTHOR INDEX 671
SUBJECT INDEX 715
W. EDWARD CRAIGHEAD, PhD, holds the J. Rex Fuqua Endowed Chair and is a Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Emory University. He has provided leadership in professional organizations and serves as a clinical investigator in the realm of depressive disorders, currently focusing on prevention and differential treatment response to CBT and antidepressants.
DAVID J. MIKLOWITZ, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine, is a leading international scholar and author in the study of bipolar disorder. He currently is investigating the effectiveness of his family–focused therapy for youth at high risk for developing bipolar disorder.
LINDA W. CRAIGHEAD, PhD, is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program at Emory University. In recent years her research has focused on applications of her appetite awareness model with binge eating disorder and bulimia nervosa as well as on overweight individuals with comorbid health problems.