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Selecting Effective Treatments: A Comprehensive, Systematic Guide to Treating Mental Disorders

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A systematic, research-based approach to the diagnosis and treatment of the major mental disorders found in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental DisordersThis thoroughly revised and updated edition of Linda Seligman's classic book, Selecting Effective Treatments combines the latest research on evidence-based practices with practical, how-to information on implem ...more
ebook, 640 pages
Published October 19th 2011 by John Wiley & Sons (first published 1990)
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Krista
Useful enough. Will be nice to get an updated version for DSM-5.
Jodi Schiedel-Anderson
Ok, I didn't read this book in its entirety...obviously not going to happen in a three week course. But it was informative on the disorders and provided a basic review of potential treatment options(very general though. The writing style could have been a little less dry, but it also could've been worse. Not sure if I'll ever use it again, but I will hang onto it.
Chris
This textbook makes it so much easier to understand the DSM-IV-TR. Not only does it go into more detail for each diagnosis, but also provides the best interventions for working with those diagnosed with each disorder. A must read for those having trouble understanding the DSM!
Carolynne
This was fairly comprehensive, but also quite redundant. They kept repeating the same information, and basically recommended Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for every disorder. Also, it was written to correspond with DSM-IV-TR.
Teresa Goudy
I really appreciated this book and felt like it helped me understand the DSM better.
Audrey Cole
Dec 11, 2007 Audrey Cole marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
A book co-authored by the fabulous Lourie Reichenberg!
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