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Clinical assessment and diagnosis in social work practice / Jacqueline Corcoran, Joseph Walsh.

By: Corcoran, Jacqueline.
Contributor(s): Walsh, Joseph, 1952-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006Description: x, 518 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0195168305 (hardcover : alk. paper); 9780195168303 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders | Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders | Mental illness -- Classification | Mental illness -- Diagnosis | Psychiatric social work | Social service | Social Work, Psychiatric -- methods | Mental Disorders -- classification | Mental Disorders -- diagnosisAlso issued online.
Contents:
Introduction -- Social work and the DSM : person-in-environment versus the medical model -- Disorders with onset in childhood -- Mental retardation -- Autism -- Oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder -- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder -- Posttraumatic stress disorder -- Anxiety disorders -- Disorders with onset in adolescence -- Eating disorders -- Depression -- Substance use disorders -- Sexual disorders : pedophilia -- Disorders with onset in adulthood -- Bipolar disorder -- Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders -- Personality disorders -- Disorders with onset in the elderly -- Cognitive disorders.
Summary: "Guides social workers in developing competence in the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR) system of diagnosis, and assists them in staying attuned during client assessment to social work values and principles"--Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction -- Social work and the DSM : person-in-environment versus the medical model -- Disorders with onset in childhood -- Mental retardation -- Autism -- Oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder -- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder -- Posttraumatic stress disorder -- Anxiety disorders -- Disorders with onset in adolescence -- Eating disorders -- Depression -- Substance use disorders -- Sexual disorders : pedophilia -- Disorders with onset in adulthood -- Bipolar disorder -- Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders -- Personality disorders -- Disorders with onset in the elderly -- Cognitive disorders.

"Guides social workers in developing competence in the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR) system of diagnosis, and assists them in staying attuned during client assessment to social work values and principles"--Provided by publisher.

Also issued online.

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