Classification and Diagnosis of Psychological Abnormality (Routledge Modular Psychology) (Volume 5) by Susan Cave
English | May 3, 2002 | ISBN: 0415231027 | 228 Pages | PDF | 752.17 KB
How is psychological abnormality recognised? How many different mental disorders are there, and what are their characteristics? Although there are established guidelines for clinicians working in this area, these have been subject to many criticisms. Exploring how views on this subject have changed over time, and how they vary in different societies, poses important questions about our current practices.