Management of Treatment-Resistant Major Psychiatric Disorders by Charles B. NemeroffManagement of Treatment-Resistant Major Psychiatric Disorders by Charles B. Nemeroff

Management of Treatment-Resistant Major Psychiatric Disorders

EditorCharles B. Nemeroff

Hardcover | May 9, 2012

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Although there are a variety of textbooks and manuals of psychiatric disorders, few have focused on the management of treatment-resistant patients. Those that exist have largely focused on treatment-resistant depression and even these are now largely outdated. Because psychiatrists and other mental health care professionals increasingly manage patients who fail treatment from family practitioners and other non-psychiatric specialists, a single practical volume summarizing the evidence-based medicine as well as the art of managing treatment-resistantpatients is a much needed volume for practitioners, psychiatry residents and other mental health workers. Most importantly, both psychopharmacological and psychotherapeutic interventions will be included, a shortcoming of many previous volumes. Management of Treatment Resistant Major Psychiatric Disorders contains chapters authored by leaders in the field on the management of the major treatment resistant psychiatric disorders.
Dr. Nemeroff was born in New York City in 1949 and educated in the New York City Public School System. After graduating from the City College of New York in 1970, he enrolled in graduate school at Northeastern University and received a Master's degree in Biology in 1973. He received his MD and PhD (Neurobiology) from the University o...
Title:Management of Treatment-Resistant Major Psychiatric DisordersFormat:HardcoverDimensions:400 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:May 9, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

1. Charles B. Nemeroff and Patricio Riva Posse: The Problem of Treatment-Resistant Major Psychiatric Disorders2. Michael E. Thase and K. Ryan Connolly: Management of Treatment-Resistant Depression: Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy3. Paul E. Holtzheimer: Management of Treatment-Resistant Depression - Somatic-Non-pharmacological Strategies4. Mark A. Frye: Management of Treatment-Resistant Bipolar Disorder5. Robert Bruce Lydiard: Management of Treatment-Resistant Panic Disorder6. Dan J. Stein and Kerry-Ann Louw: Management of Treatment-Resistant Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder7. Eric Bui and Mark H. Pollack: Management of Treatment-Resistant Social Anxiety Disorder8. Victoria Osman-Hicks, John Potokar, and David J. Nutt: Management of Treatment-Resistant Generalized Anxiety Disorder9. Robert Hudak, Priya Gopalan, and Darin D. Dougherty: Management of Treatment-Resistant Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder10. Enrica Marzola, Mary Ellen Trunko, Emily Grenesko-Stevens and Walter H. Kaye: Management of Treatment-Resistant Anorexia Nervosa11. Jacob S. Ballon and Jeffrey A. Lieberman: Management of Treatment-Resistant Schizophrenia12. Kathleen T. Brady: Management of Treatment-Resistant Substance and Alcohol Abuse13. Glen O. Gabbard: Management of Treatment-Resistant Personality Disorders14. Karl Doghramji and Charles F. Reynolds III: Management of Treatment-Resistant Insomnia15. Karen Dineen Wagner: Management of Treatment-Resistant Childhood Disorders