Vera Sonja Maass
This ebook; Personality Disorders: Elements; History; Examples; and Research (PDF); details each of the 10 personality disorders; in a format that makes locating information easy.
- Features a detailed index for quick location of specific information
- Provides a glossary for terms used in association with the disorders
- Offers a “For Further Reading” section of recommendations for continued study of personality disorders
- Presents additional resources that can provide further information; assistance; and professional connections
Personality Disorders systematically explores 10 personality disorders. Every chapter presents a comprehensive and in-depth picture of a particular disorder and its effects; not only on those who suffer from it but also on friends; family; and colleagues as well as the community at large.
Chapters focus on important parameters such as symptoms; incidence; diagnosis; development; causes; effects; history; and costs. Relevant case histories and Up Close sections illustrate how the disorder may manifest in different environments and reveal how the disorder can affect a person’s interactions within society; at work; and in personal relationships. Research and theories about each particular disorder are also included. Each chapter closes with a discussion of various treatment approaches and a brief list of references; providing for a meaningful presentation for readers at the undergraduate student level and beyond.
NOTE: This sale only includes the original ebook Personality Disorders: Elements; History; Examples; and Research in PDF. No access codes included.