Edited by Laura Weiss Roberts, M.D., M.A., and Alan K. Louie, M.D.
This is an indispensable instructional supplement to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition. Diagnostic categories are made straightforward with learning objectives, overview narratives, diagnostic pearls, and summary discussions. Then, under each diagnostic category, the reader will find in-depth sections for key diagnoses, complemented by user-friendly diagnostic tips, case vignettes, tables, and summary bullets. Lastly, self-assessment questions, discussion questions, case-based question sets, recommended readings, and a checklist of key concepts will help readers comprehend diagnostic categories as they naturally occur in multidimensional, clinically complex scenarios.
2014 · 600 pages · ISBN 978-1-58562-464-5 · Paperback · $70.00