Psychiatric case studies: treatment, drugs, and outcome by Donald F. Klein

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Includes bibliographies.

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Statement[by] Donald F. Klein, with the collaboration of Alfreda Howard.
LC ClassificationsRC465 .K54
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Paginationxiv, 491 p.
Number of Pages491
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Open LibraryOL4585348M
ISBN 100683046497
LC Control Number77187530

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Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, ( pages). INFORMATION ON CONTENTS. Free Mental Health Case Study: Case 3. Maria was a year-old who has been brought to the clinic by her husband because she had started behaving in an unusual manner a week previously.

She was sleeping much less than usual and was constantly on the move. Maria had stopped looking after the house and children as efficiently as before. A one-stop shop, covering everything a doctor, teacher or trainee will ever need to know about neuropsychopharmacology.

The Case Studies shows how to apply the concepts presented in these previous books to real patients in a clinical practice setting.

Why a case book. For practitioners, it is necessary to know the science and application of psychopharmacology – namely, both the mechanism of action of psychotropic drugs and the evidence-based data on how to.

A more substantial retrospective case series of 72 adults given CBD for anxiety and sleep complaints at a psychiatric clinic (as an adjunct to usual treatment) assessed patient data monthly over 12 weeks.

Anxiety scores on the Hamilton Anxiety rating Scale (HAMA) decreased within the first month in 79% of the sample and remained low during the Author: Jerome Sarris. Cross-Disorder Group of the Psychiatric Genomics, C., & Genetic Risk Outcome of Psychiatric Disorders, Lancet, GWAS studies show that these psychiatric disorders share genetic components Depression Schizophrenia ADHD Autism Bipolar DisorderFile Size: 2MB.

In this book, currently in its second edition, Moncrieff takes serious objection to contemporary psychiatric treatment as it involves the use of medication. This level of antagonism is only natural given that she sees the standard framework of /5.

Evidence-based psychological treatments (EBPTs) are effective. The Director of the National Institutes of Mental Health in the USA observed that ‘while psychosocial interventions have received much less marketing attention than pharmacological treatments, the results are arguably more encouraging’ (p.

29) (Insel, ).Indeed, progress toward establishing EBPTs for most Cited by: Although the treatment of PTSD is generally multimodal, studies of medications in the treatment of co-occurring PTSD and SUDs are lacking. Sertraline, a serotonin-reuptake inhibitor antidepressant, which has received FDA-approval for the treatment of PTSD, was investigated in a double-blind, placebo-controlled, week trial (Brady et al., ).Cited by: 9.

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Mad Science argues that the fundamental claims of modern American psychiatry are based on misconceived, flawed, and distorted science. The authors address multiple paradoxes in American mental health research, including the.

Psychiatric Drugs for Children and Youth, A Disaster. Introduction. I have recently published my most comprehensive scientific article describing the hazards of prescribing psychiatric drugs to children, youth, and young adults.

In the article, I have called and outcome book a prohibition on giving neurotoxic psychoactive psychiatric drugs to the most vulnerable members of society.

Listening to Prozac: A Psychiatrist Explores Antidepressant Drugs and the Remaking of the Self. New York: Penguin Books; 2. Rutherford BR, Wager TD, Roose SP. Expectancy and the treatment of depression: a review of experimental methodology and effects on patient outcome.

Curr Psychiatry. Rev. ; : Burns Woodward. Psychiatric drugs harm the body and often have horrendous side effects; it is important that everyone realises that drugs are not the only answer for mental health problems.

Joanna Moncrieff has spoken out and spoken out loudly and her book is essential reading for by: Dan Cohen, in Life-Threatening Effects of Antipsychotic Drugs, Assertive Care for Mental Illness. In psychiatric care of patients with SMI, Flexible Assertive Community Treatment (FACT), a so-called Dutch variant of assertive community treatment, has been developed (van Veldhuizen, ) and successfully ly the first results have been reported:.

New Honors for AJP. Inthe Journal was cited as having two of the top articles of clinical importance to psychiatry as determined by NEJM Journal Watch addition, the Journal published three articles named by the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation in its list of the top advancements and breakthroughs of by its grantees, prizewinners, and scientific.

Geriatric psychiatry is a branch of psychiatry dealing with the study, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders in the elderly. Global Mental Health is an area of study, research and practice that places a priority on improving mental health and achieving equity in mental health for all people worldwide, [44] although some scholars Activity sectors: Medicine.

In addition to stopping drug abuse, the goal of treatment is to return people to productive functioning in the family, workplace, and community. According to research that tracks individuals in treatment over extended periods, most people who get into and remain in treatment stop using drugs, decrease their criminal activity, and improve their occupational, social, and.

In pharmacological terms, let us just think of the case of switch into mania of a patient with allegedly unipolar depression treated with antidepressant drugs. You are faced with a modification of illness that is largely drug-induced and that is likely to affect treatment.

This volume is a pragmatic, comprehensive guide to evaluation and management of psychiatric problems in patients with epilepsy. The authors critically analyze recent findings on the relationship between seizures and psychiatric disorders and offer practical recommendations for diagnosis and treatment.

Numerous case studies are included. This thoroughly updated. How Robert Whitaker Got It Wrong. Review by E. Fuller Torrey, MD Treatment Advocacy Center founder In Robert Whitaker published Anatomy of an Epidemic: Magic Bullets, Psychiatric Drugs, and the Astonishing Rise of Mental Illness in America (New York: Crown Publishers).The book has circulated widely, in large measure due to Marcia Angell’s surprisingly uncritical.

Michael Sharpe, Jane Walker, in Companion to Psychiatric Studies (Eighth Edition), Psychological therapy. Psychological treatments are less likely than drugs to cause interaction with medical treatments.

However, some medical patients (and their physicians) may be reluctant to accept an explicitly ‘psychological’ treatment. In this Perspective, Vollenweider and Kometer discuss the clinical potential of psychedelic drugs for the treatment of various psychiatric disorders, and describe the molecular mechanisms by which Cited by: Psychiatry Defends Its Antipsychotics: A Case Study of Institutional Corruption.

If I had taken the psychiatric drugs continuously I would be worse off today from the brain damage. Numerous studies show brain damage from psychiatric drugs. I’m very interested in seeing long-term outcome studies of those with bipolar. Opioid dependence is a serious public health concern.

In the United States, approximatelyindividuals are heroin dependent (), and million report a substance use disorder involving prescription opioids ().Opioid dependence is associated with premature mortality, criminality, violence, suicide, HIV and hepatitis C infection, and poor quality of life (3,4).Cited by: Anatomy of an Epidemic is about the history of psychiatric drugs and the rise of mental illness in America right alongside these drugs development and evolution.

1' adults and CHILDREN are added to the government's disabled list for mental illness, daily/5. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a chronic and debilitating condition that affects up to % of the United States general population.

1–4 This disorder is characterized by specific symptoms that may develop after an individual suffers a traumatic event. 3 The fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) groups these symptoms into Cited by: 1.

We review studies of the effects on treatment outcome of the use of a case formulation to guide cognitive-behavior therapy (see earlier reviews by (Nelson-Gray, ; Haynes et al., ).

The study examined 74 FDA-registered studies for a dozen antidepressants and found that most studies with negative results were not published in scientific literature or were published in a way that conveyed a positive outcome.

The FDA studies showed that half of the drug trials had positive results, but 94 percent of the trials cited in. The Challenge of Going Off Psychiatric Drugs. supplanting the authority of individual case studies.

By necessity, clinical studies cannot capture Author: Rachel Aviv. In one case series, 5 subjects with kleptomania reported the efficacy of fluoxetine (4 individuals) and paroxetine (1 individual). 34 A case series of three kleptomaniacs resulted in complete remission of kleptomania symptoms after two months on a combination of topiramate mg/day and citalopram 30 mg/day for a year-old female; topiramate.

-- Uses the stress-adaptation model as its conceptual framework-- The latest classification of psychiatric disorders in DSM IV-- Access to 50 psychotropic drugs with client teaching guidelines on our website-- Each chapter based on DSM IV diagnoses includes tables with abstracts describing recent research studies pertaining to specific psychiatric diagnoses-- Within the /5(5).

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This research was supported in part by a grant from. The authors review the status, strength, and quality of evidence-based practice in child and adolescent mental health services.

The definitional criteria that have been applied to the evidence base differ considerably across treatments, and these definitions circumscribe the range, depth, and extensionality of the by: The TIPS Study in Review. After the debate, I did regret that I hadn’t found the time to discuss the TIPS study in detail, given that Røssberg had presented it as evidence of the long-term effectiveness of antipsychotics.

The study had been designed to assess the effectiveness of early treatment, rather than the long-term effects of such drugs, and although there were patients in.

Rates of psychiatric conditions common to end-stage cancer patients (delirium, depression, anxiety disorders) remain unchanged. However, patient numbers have increased as the population has aged; indeed, cancer is a chief cause of mortality and morbidity in older populations.

Effectiveness of psychiatric interventions and research to evaluate, inform, and Cited by: 4. Several prospective studies have shown that SHG attendance is associated with good substance use outcomes. Project MATCH was a large clinical trial that compared the outcome of step facilitation, cognitive-behavioral, and motiva­ tional enhancement treatment for patients with alcohol use disorders.

Patients who attended. more often in File Size: 1MB. TREATMENT OF POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER with a drug cannot be expected to be maintained after treatment stops, as in other chronic psychiatric and physical conditions.

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Ideally, these would be thought-provoking pieces that focus on where we are going as a field, both in terms of positive change and challenges, as we.Case Studies in Geriatric Medicine and Patient Care. Case 1: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Case 2: Pre-Surgical Evaluation and Management of the Older Patient Case 3: Giant Cell Arteritis - One Geriatrician's Experience Case 4: Pharmacologic Treatment of Depressive Symptoms in an Older Patient on Hemodialysis Case 5: Osteoporosis Impact in an Older Adult Patient.

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