Casebook of Interpersonal Psychotherapy

Paperback | February 1, 2012

EditorJohn C. Markowitz, Myrna M. Weissman

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Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), an empirically validated treatment for depression and other disorders, is becoming more frequently used to treat a range of psychiatric diagnoses. Based on evidence that interpersonal problems contribute to the onset of psychiatric disorders, IPT helpspatients to change interpersonal behavior in order to improve psychosocial functioning and relieve symptoms. IPT both relieves psychiatric symptoms and helps to build social skills.Bringing together experts who have treated patients with and conducted clinical research on IPT, the Casebook of Interpersonal Psychotherapy responds to the growing need for a foundational text to supplement the available manuals on IPT. The Casebook provides a wealth of real life treatmentmaterial, and illustrates the use of IPT in the hands of expert psychotherapists treating patients with a range of conditions and complications in different IPT treatment formats. The detailed cases give a sense of how IPT proceeds and how it works. Chapter authors describe specific adaptations of IPT for patients with particular disorders, including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, and personality disorders. The book also covers different contexts in which IPT may be practiced, including group therapy, inpatient settings,and telephone therapy. The Casebook of Interpersonal Psychotherapy is an invaluable resource for psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, and other mental health professionals interested in psychotherapy.

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Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), an empirically validated treatment for depression and other disorders, is becoming more frequently used to treat a range of psychiatric diagnoses. Based on evidence that interpersonal problems contribute to the onset of psychiatric disorders, IPT helpspatients to change interpersonal behavior in order...

John C. Markowitz, M.D. is a Research Psychiatrist at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Adjunct Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York City. Myrna M. Weissman, Ph.D. is a Prof...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:528 pages, 9.25 × 6.12 × 0.68 inPublished:February 1, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199746907

ISBN - 13:9780199746903

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1. John C. Markowitz and Myrna M. Weissman: IntroductionSection 1 - Mood Disorders2. Roslyn Law: Complicated Grief3. Jonathan Lichtmacher and Iljie Fitzgerald: Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Major Depression - Role Dispute4. Paula Ravitz and Robert Maunder: Major Depressive Disorder - Role Transition5. Sue Luty: Major Depressive Disorder - Interpersonal Deficits6. John C. Markowitz: Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Chronic Depression7. Robin Nusslock and Ellen Frank: Interpersonal Social Rhythm Therapy (IPSRT) for Bipolar Disorder: Review and Case ConceptualizationSection 2 - Other Psychiatric Disorders8. Denise E. Wilfley, Juliette M. Iacovino, and Dorothy J. Van Buren: Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Eating Disorders9. Elizabeth P. Graf and John C. Markowitz: Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)10. Joshua D. Lipsitz: Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Social Anxiety Disorder11. Kathryn L. Bleiberg and John C. Markowitz: Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Borderline Personality DisorderSection 3 - Treating Major Depression in Diverse Populations12. Laura Mufson, Laurie Reider Lewis, Meredith Gunlicks-Stoessel, and Jami F. Young: Treatment of Adolescent Depression with Interpersonal Psychotherapy13. Kathryn L. Bleiberg: Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Peripartum Depression14. Mark D. Miller and Charles F. Reynolds, III: Using IPT with Older Individuals15. Marcela Hoffer, John C. Markowitz, and Carlos Blanco: IPT for Medically Ill Depressed Patients16. Sapana R. Patel and Roberto Lewis-Fern ndez: IPT and Cultural Issues: The Case of Hispanic Patients17. Nancy K. Grote, Holly A. Swartz, and Allan Zuckoff: Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Women with Depression: Living on Low Incomes18. Helena Verdeli, Charles D.R. Baily, Christine Nanyondo, Jessica A. Keith, and Ori Elis: IPT in Developing CountriesSection 4 - Using IPT in Differing Formats19. Mark D. Miller, Ellen Frank, and Jessica C. Levenson: Maintenance Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT-M)20. R. Robinson Welch, Monica S. Mills, and Denise Wilfley: Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Group (IPT-G)21. Elizabeth Schramm: IPT for Inpatient Depression22. Carlos Blanco, Joshua Lipsitz, and Eve Caligor: IPT by Telephone23. Myrna M. Weissman and John C. Markowitz: AfterwordReferences