1300 36 33 32

This book provides an overview of the strengths and limitations of the currently available systems for the diagnosis and classification of mental disorders, in particular the DSM-IV and the ICD-10, and of the prospects for future developments. Among the covered issues are: The impact of biological research The diagnosis of mental disorders in primary care The usefulness and limitations of the concept of comorbidity in psychiatry The role of understanding and empathy in the diagnostic process The ethical, legal and social aspects of psychiatric classification Psychiatric Diagnosis & Classification provides a comprehensive picture of the current state of available diagnostic and classificatory systems in psychiatry and the improvements that are needed.

Buy Psychiatric Diagnosis and Classification book by Mario Maj from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780471496816
ISBN-10: 0471496812
Format: Hardback
(235mm x 156mm x 23mm)
Pages: 308
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 11-Mar-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Psychiatric Diagnosis and Classification book by Mario Maj and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review

Books By Author Mario Maj

Substance Abuse Disorders by Mario Maj

Substance Abuse Disorders

Hardback, February 2011
Depression and Cancer by Mario Maj

Depression and Cancer

Paperback, December 2010
Bipolar Disorder by Mario Maj

Bipolar Disorder

Hardback, September 2010
Depression and Diabetes by Mario Maj

Depression and Diabetes

Paperback, August 2010