Psychopathology And Function by Bette BonderPsychopathology And Function by Bette Bonder

Psychopathology And Function

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An essential occupational therapy resource for more than 25 years,Psychopathology and Functionby Dr. Bette Bonder compares the diagnostic criteria used by mental health professionals with the framework used by occupational therapists and identifies deficits in occupational performance that require occupational therapy intervention.

Completely updated,Psychopathology and Function, Fifth Editionprovides a comprehensive overview of the newDiagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition(DSM-5) with specific focus on how these mental disorders affect an individual's ability to accomplish important daily activities.

Psychopathology and Function, Fifth Editiondescribes diagnostic theories in detail with consideration given to etiology, prognosis, impact on occupational performance, and implications for occupational therapy treatment.

TheFifth Editionalso reviews mental health care, theories of mental health, and current trends. Featuring a comparison of the DSM-5, the World Health Organization's International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF), and the AOTA's Occupational Therapy Practice Framework, Third Edition conceptualizations of mental health and mental disorder, the text provides an array of resources for further study, from numerous case studies to case examples.

New to the Fifth Edition:
• A comprehensive overview of the DSM-5
• Information from the AOTA's updated Occupational Therapy Practice Framework, Third Edition
• An expanded discussion of occupational therapy evaluation and intervention
• An updated discussion of psychopharmacology
• More case studies and resources that encourage further exploration and application of the material
• Incorporated material appropriate for the occupational therapy assistant

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Psychopathology and Function, Fifth Editioncontinues the tradition of past editions and remains one of the profession's most looked-to texts for recent and critical information on psychiatric diagnosis. Occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and physical therapists alike will appreciate the text's direct comparison of psychiatric and psychological mental health with occupational therapy conceptualizations of mental health.
Bette Bonder, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTAis Professor Emerita, School of Health Sciences and Department of Psychology, Cleveland State University. Dr. Bonder is the former Dean of the College of Sciences and Health Professions at Cleveland State University. Dr. Bonder is the author of numerous papers on mental health, aging, and cultural compete...
Title:Psychopathology And FunctionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:576 pages, 10 × 7 × 1.5 inPublished:November 6, 2014Publisher:Slack IncorporatedLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1617118842

ISBN - 13:9781617118845

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Table of Contents

About the Author
Contributing Authors

Chapter 1 Psychiatric Diagnosis and the Classification System
Chapter 2 DSM-5 and Occupational Therapy
Chapter 3 Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Chapter 4 Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Chapter 5 Bipolar and Related Disorders
Chapter 6 Depressive Disorders
Chapter 7 Anxiety Disorders
Chapter 8 Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
Chapter 9 Trauma-Related and Stressor-Related Disorders
Chapter 10 Dissociative Disorders
Chapter 11 Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders
Chapter 12 Feeding and Eating Disorders
Chapter 13 Elimination Disorders
Chapter 14 Sleep-Wake Disorders and Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
Chapter 15 Sexual Dysfunctions, Paraphilic Disorders, and Gender Dysphoria
Chapter 16 Disruptive, Impulse-Control, and Conduct Disorders
Chapter 17 Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
Chapter 18 Neurocognitive Disorders
Chapter 19 Personality Disorders
Chapter 20 Other Conditions
Chapter 21 Psychopharmacology
Chris Paxos, PharmD and Sara E. Dugan, PharmD
Chapter 22 Evaluation of Occupational Performance Deficits in Mental Health
Chapter 23 Occupational Therapy Interventions in Mental Health

Appendix A Psychotropic Medications by Class
Appendix B Assessments of Elements of Occupational Performance for Individuals With Mental Disorders