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Bipolar Disorder Assessment and Treatment

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ISBN-10: 0763797650

ISBN-13: 9780763797652

Edition: 2nd 2012 (Revised)

Authors: Trisha Suppes, Ellen B. Dennehy

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Bipolar Disorder Assessment and Treatment, Second Edition has been updated to reflect today's standards of care for diagnosing and treating bipolar disorder in adults.
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Book details

List price: $62.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 12/7/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 122
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.75" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.484
Language: English

General Information about Bipolar Disorder
What Is Bipolar Disorder?
What Is the Role of Genetics in Bipolar Disorder?
How Does Brain Anatomy and Physiology Differ for Patients with Bipolar Disorder?
Specific Brain Areas Involved in Bipolar Disorder
Biochemical and Physiological Factors Related to Bipolar Disorder
Secondary Messenger Systems
How Does the Disorder Affect Patients' Lives?
Specific Impact of Mania
Specific Impact of Hypomania
Specific Impact of Depression
Specific Impact of Mixed Episodes
How Common Is Bipolar Disorder?
What Is the Likelihood of Recovery?
Diagnosing and Assessing Bipolar Disorder
What Are the Typical Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder?
Recognizing Symptoms of Mania
Recognizing Symptoms of Hypomania
Recognizing Symptoms of Depression
Recognizing a Mixed Episode
What Are the Criteria for Diagnosing Bipolar Disorder?
Diagnostic Specifiers for Bipolar I Disorder and Bipolar II Disorder
Course Specifiers
What Tools Exist for Diagnosing Bipolar Disorder?
Conducting a Medical Assessment
Conducting the Clinical Interview
Using Structured Symptom Evaluation Tools
Assessing Suicide Risk
What Differentiates Bipolar Disorder from Other Disorders?
How Does Bipolar Disorder Present in Children and Adolescents?
Biological Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
What Medications Have Received Approval from the Food and Drug Administration for Treatment of Bipolar Disorders?
What Are Treatment Guidelines for Bipolar Disorder?
What Medications Are Used to Treat Mania/Hypomania in Patients with Bipolar Disorder?
Effectiveness of Medications for Treating Mania/Hypomania Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder
Using Combination Medications
What Medications Are Used to Treat Depression in Patients with Bipolar Disorder?
Effectiveness of Medications for Treating Depression in Bipolar Disorder
What Strategies Are Recommended for Maintenance Treatment?
Effectiveness of Maintenance Treatment for Bipolar Patients
How Can Medication Treatment of Side Effects Be Managed?
How Are Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) and Alternative Medicine Used to Treat Patients with Bipolar Disorder?
How Does the Presence of Co-Occurring Disorders Impact Medication Treatment for Bipolar Disorder?
Psychosocial Treatments for Bipolar Disorder
Why Add Psychosocial Interventions to Pharmacotherapy?
Improving Adherence to Medication Treatment
Coping with Stress
Preventing Relapse
Improving Functioning and Quality of Life
What Psychosocial Interventions Are Used to Treat Bipolar Disorder?
What Is the Psychoeducational Approach to Bipolar Disorder Treatment?
Psychoeducational Treatment Strategies
Effectiveness of Psychoeducation
What Is Family-Focused Treatment (FFT) for Bipolar Disorder?
FFT Treatment Strategies
Effectiveness of FFT
What Individual Psychosocial Therapy Approaches Are Used to Treat Bipolar Disorder?
CBT Treatment Strategies
Effectiveness of CBT
IPSRT Strategies
Effectiveness of IPSRT
Which Psychosocial Approaches Are Best for the Treatment of Bipolar Disorder?
Comparisons of Different Therapeutic Approaches
DSM-IV-TR Diagnostic Criteria
Tools for Diagnosis and Assessment of Bipolar Disorder
Life Chart Sample