Study Guide to Personality Disorders
A Companion to the American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Personality Disorders, Second Edition
Philip R. Muskin, M.D.
- 265 Pages
- ISBN 978-1-58562-499-7
- Item #62499
Study Guide to Personality Disorders is a question-and-answer companion that allows you to evaluate your mastery of the subject matter as you progress through The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Personality Disorders, Second Edition. The Study Guide is made up of approximately 255 questions divided into 24 individual quizzes of 8-17 questions each that correspond to chapters in the Textbook. Questions are followed by an Answer Guide that references relevant text (including the page number) in the Textbook to allow quick access to needed information. Each answer is accompanied by a discussion that not only addresses the correct response but also explains why other responses are not correct.
The Study Guide's companion, The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Personality Disorders, Second Edition has been thoroughly reorganized and updated to reflect new findings, expanded treatment options and considerations, and future directions, such as translational research, enhancing the text's utility while maintaining its reputation as the foremost reference and clinical guide on the subject.
Chapter 1Personality disorders: recent history and new directions.
Chapter 2Theories of personality and personality disorders.
Chapter 3Articulating a core dimension of personality pathology.
Chapter 4Development, attachment, and childhood experiences.
Chapter 5Genetics and neurobiology.
Chapter 6Prevalence, sociodemographics, and functional impairment.
Chapter 7Manifestations, assessment, and differential diagnosis.
Chapter 8Course and outcome.
Chapter 9Therapeutic alliance.
Chapter 10Psychodynamic psychotherapies and psychoanalysis.
Chapter 11Cognitive-behavioral therapy I: basics and principles.
Chapter 12Cognitive-behavioral therapy II: specific strategies for personality disorders.
Chapter 13Group, family, and couples therapies.
Chapter 15Somatic treatments.
Chapter 16Collaborative treatment.
Chapter 17Boundary issues.
Chapter 18Assessing and managing suicide risk.
Chapter 19Substance use Disorders.
Chapter 20Antisocial Personality and Other Antisocial Behavior.
Chapter 21Personailty Disorders in the Medical Setting.
Chapter 22Personality disorders in the military operational environment.
Chapter 23Translational research in borderline personality disorder.
Chapter 24An alternative model for personality disorders: DSM-5 Section III and beyond.
About the Authors
Philip R. Muskin, M.D., is Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center, and Chief of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, in New York, New York.