With its sixth edition, The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, the definitive reference for students, residents, and clinicians, introduces a new generation of textbooks for the field. The only comprehensive psychiatry textbook to integrate all the new DSM-5® criteria, this acclaimed gold standard has been revised, updated, and restructured to serve as a practical, authoritative guide for a new era in psychiatric education and practice. Key features include the following:
The only comprehensive psychiatry textbook to be based on all the new DSM-5® criteria
Serves as a companion book to DSM-5®: DSM-5® readers seeking to learn more about treatment can turn to the Textbook
Part II, which discusses psychiatric disorders, parallels exactly the organizational format of DSM-5®
17 DSM-5® Task Force and Work Group members are chapter authors
More than 70 new authors, including the leading authorities in their specialties with outstanding expertise in research, education, and treatment
Concise yet comprehensive coverage of the topics most relevant to clinical practice
Six new chapters, including “DSM-5® as a Framework for Psychiatric Diagnosis,” “Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders,” “Neurodevelopmental Disorders,” and “Mentalization Therapy”
The latest evidence-based findings and standards of care for assessment and development, psychiatric disorders, treatments, and special populations
“Key Clinical Points” at the end of each chapter
Designed so readers can easily find and acquire information
Streamlined, user-friendly format rich in easy-to-view features
Recommended Web sites and readings for clinicians and patients in every chapter
Ideal for psychiatry board preparation
The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, Sixth Edition, continues the tradition of leading the field as the most authoritative, inclusive, relevant, and practical reference available.
Foreword. Part I: Assessment and development. The psychiatric interview and mental status examination. DSM-5 as a framework for psychiatric diagnosis. The role of psychiatric measures in assessment and treatment. Laboratory testing and imaging studies in psychiatry. Normal child and adolescent development. Clinical issues in psychiatry and the law. Ethical aspects of clinical psychiatry. Part II: Psychiatric disorders. Neurodevelopmental disorders. Schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic disorders. Bipolar and related disorders. Depressive disorders. Anxiety disorders. Obsessive-compulsive and related disorders. Trauma- and stressor-related disorders. Dissociative disorders. Somatic symptom and related disorders. Feeding and eating disorders. Elimination disorders. Sleep-wake disorders. Sexual dysfunctions. Gender dysphoria. Disruptive, impulse-control, and conduct disorders. Substance-related and addictive disorders. Neurocognitive disorders. Personality disorders. Paraphilic disorders. Part III: Treatments. Psychopharmacology. Brain stimulation therapies. Brief psychotherapies. Psychodynamic psychotherapy. Mentalizing in psychotherapy. Cognitive-behavioral therapy. Supportive psychotherapy. Part IV: Special Populations. Treatment of children and adolescents. Treatment of seniors. Treatment of culturally diverse populations. Treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender patients. Treatment of women. Index.