eBook Mental Health Care Issues in America: An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

  • Michael Shally-Jensen
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  • ISBN-10: 1610690141
  • ISBN-13: 9781610690140
  • DDC: 362.196890
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade - College Senior
  • 894 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released March 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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About

Overview

This two-volume encyclopedia examines the social, cultural, and political dimenions of mental illness in America.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Alphabetical List of Entries.
Topical List of Entries.
Introduction.
1: Adolescence and Mental Health.
2: African Americans and Mental Health.
3: Alcohol Abuse, Alcoholism, and Mental Health.
4: Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias.
5: American Indian and Alaskan Native Mental Health.
6: Anger and Aggression.
7: Asian American and Pacific Islander Mental Health Issues.
8: Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.
9: Autism Spectrum Disorders.
10: Behavioral Theories and Therapies.
11: Bipolar Disorder.
12: Borderline Personality Disorder.
13: Campus Life and Mental Health.
14: Children and Mental Health.
15: Chronic Mental Illness.
16: Clinical Psychology.
17: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy.
18: Community Mental Health.
19: Creativity and Mental Health.
20: Criminalization and Diversion Programs.
21: Culturally Competent Mental Health Care.
22: Depression.
23: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM).
24: Disability Rights.
25: Disasters and Mental Health.
26: Dissociative Disorders.
27: Drug Abuse and Mental Health.
28: Drug Companies.
29: Eating Disorders.
30: Elder Abuse and Neglect.
31: Electroconvulsive Therapy.
32: Emergency Services.
33: Ethical Issues.
34: Evidence-Based Practice and Outcome Measurement.
35: Family and Mental Illness.
36: Forensic Psychology and Psychiatry.
37: Gambling Addiction.
38: Gender Identity Disorder.
39: Genetics and Mental Health.
40: Group Therapy.
41: History of Mental Health Care.
42: Homelessness and Mental Illness.
43: Hospitalization.
44: Humanistic Theories and Therapies.
45: Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy.
46: Impulse Control Disorders.
47: Insurance and Parity Laws.
48: Intellectual Disability.
49: Internet Gaming Addiction.
50: Involuntary Treatment.
51: Latinos and Mental Health.
52: Learning Disabilities.
53: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Mental Health Issues.
54: Literary Works and Mental Illness.
55: Loss and Grief.
56: Marketing of Drugs.
57: Marriage, Divorce, and Mental Health.
58: Media Portrayals of Mental Illness.
59: Medical Model of Mental Illness.
60: Memory and Disorders of Memory.
61: Mental Health Advocacy.
62: Mental Health Counseling.
63: Mind and Body Approaches to Mental Health.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Narcissism.
2: Neurodiversity.
3: Neuropsychiatry.
4: Nutritional Therapies.
5: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
6: Panic Disorder.
7: Paranoia.
8: Peer Support Groups.
9: Phobias.
10: Popular Remedies and Quackery.
11: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
12: Poverty, Unemployment, Economic Inequality, and Mental Health.
13: Preventative Mental Health Programs.
14: Primary Care Behavioral Health.
15: Prisons and Mental Health.
16: Psychiatry.
17: Psychoanalysis.
18: Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.
19: Psychopathy and Antisocial Personality Disorder.
20: Psychopharmacology.
21: Psychosomatic Disorders.
22: Psychotherapy.
23: Psychotherapy Integration.
24: Public Awareness and Public Education.
25: Public Health Perspectives.
26: Public Policy Issues.
27: Recovery Movement.
28: Rehabilitation Services.
29: Religion, Spirituality, and Mental Health.
30: Residential Treatment for Young People.
31: Rights of Patients with Mental Health Conditions.
32: Rural Mental Health Services.
33: Schizophrenia.
34: School Mental Health.
35: Self-Help.
36: Self-Injury and Body Image.
37: Sexual Disorders and Dysfunctions.
38: Sleep and Its Disorders.
39: Social Anxiety Disorder.
40: Social Work in Mental Health.
41: State Mental Health Agencies.
42: Stigma.
43: Stress and Stress Management.
44: Suicide and Suicide Prevention.
45: Therapeutic Community and Milieu Therapy.
46: Trauma.
47: Undiagnosed Mental Illness.
48: Veterans’ Mental Health Care.
49: Violence and Violence-Prone Individuals.
50: Women’s Mental Health.
51: Workplace Issues in Mental Health.
Bibliography.
About the Editor and Contributors.
Index.