Mental Health Disorders Sourcebook, 7th Edition

  • Angela Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 0780816803
  • ISBN-13: 9780780816800
  • DDC: 616.89
  • 656 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Provides basic consumer health information about the signs, symptoms, and treatment of various mental illnesses, and the special mental health concerns of children and adolescents, older adults, and other groups, along with tips for maintaining mental wellness. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
The Brain and Mental Health.
1: Mental Health Begins with Healthy Brain Functions.
2: The Components of Mental Health.
3: Lifestyles and Mental Health.
4: Developing and Reinforcing Mental Wellness.
5: Mental Health at Work.
6: The Stigma of Mental Illness.
7: Mental Health Statistics.
Mental Illnesses.
8: Types of Mental Illnesses.
9: Suicide and Mental Illness.
10: Depressive Disorders.
11: Bipolar Disorder.
12: Anxiety Disorders.
13: Phobias and Fears.
14: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
15: Psychotic Disorders.
16: Personality Disorders.
17: Eating and Body Image Disorders.
18: Addictions.
19: Control Disorders.
20: Tourette Syndrome.
Mental-Health Treatments.
21: Recognizing a Mental-Health Emergency.
22: Recovery Is Possible.
23: Mental-Healthcare Services.
24: Mental-Health Medications.
25: Brain Stimulation Therapies.
26: Complementary and Alternative Medicine for Mental Healthcare.
27: Technology and the Future of Mental-Health Treatment.
28: Health Insurance and Mental-Health Services.
Pediatric Mental-Health Concerns.
29: Childhood Mental Disorders.
30: Mental Healthcare for Children and Teens.
31: Helping Children and Teens Cope with Violence and Disaster.
32: Anxiety, Depression, and Children's Mental Health.
33: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
34: Autism Spectrum Disorder.
35: Behavior Disorders in Children.
36: Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens.
37: Language and Speech Disorders.
38: Learning Disorders.
39: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder among Children.
40: Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections.
41: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Children.
Other Populations with Distinctive Mental-Health Concerns.
42: Mental-Health Issues among Men.
43: Mental-Health Issues among Women.
44: Mental-Health Issues among Older Adults.
45: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transsexual Mental-Health Issues.
46: Victims of Trauma and Disaster.
47: Mental-Health Issues among Minority and Immigrant Populations.
Mental Illness Co-Occurring with Other Disorders.
48: Cancer and Mental Health.
49: Diabetes and Mental Health.
50: Epilepsy and Mental Health.
51: Heart Disease and Depression.
52: Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Mental Health.
53: Chronic Pain and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
54: Sleep Disorders and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
55: Stroke and Mental Health.
Living with a Mental-Health Condition.
56: Working with a Mental-Health Condition.
57: Reproductive Health and Mental Health.
58: Steps to Good Mental Health.
59: Hope through Research.
Additional Help and Information.
60: A Glossary of Mental-Health Terms.
61: Crisis Hotlines and Helplines.
62: Mental-Health Organizations.