Difficult Psychiatric Consultations An Integrated Approach /

This innovative and important book describes a practical and clinically-relevant approach to the “difficult” psychiatric consultation. The authors systematically examine psychodynamic theories, family systems theories, and legal and ethical aspects of these consultations. Difficult Psychiatric Consu...

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Main Authors: Delgado, Sergio V. (Author, http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut), Strawn, Jeffrey R. (http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Electronic eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer, 2014.
Edition:1st ed. 2014.
Online Access:https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-39552-9
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Integrating theoretical paradigms
  • The patient: Cognitive Functioning
  • Temperament
  • The Family
  • Family System Theory
  • Family System Concepts
  • Genograms and Family Mapping
  • The Family in child and adolescent psychiatry
  • The treatment team: Evolution of the team
  • Anatomy of the team
  • Countertransference in the psychiatric consultant and the treatment team
  • Ethics and Medisocial issues
  • The culture
  • A working definition of culture
  • Culture Shock
  • Mental Health across cultures
  • Working with interpreters
  • Culture in DSM IV and DSM V
  • The clinical presentation
  • Presentations
  • Preparation of presentations.