Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy

Written By Dan J. Stein
Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 February 2019
  • ISBN : 0128149329
  • Pages : 350 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy written by Dan J. Stein which was release on 15 February 2019, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy: Adapting Psychotherapy for Middle- and Low-Income Countries takes a detailed look at how psychotherapies can be adapted and implemented in low- and middle-income countries, while also illuminating the challenges and how to overcome them. The book addresses the conceptual framework underlying global mental health and psychotherapy, focusing on the importance of task-shifting, a common-elements approach, rigorous supervision, and the scaling up of psychotherapies. Specific psychotherapies, such as cognitive-behavioral therapy, interpersonal therapy and collaborative care are given in-depth coverage, as is working with special populations, such as children and adolescents, pregnant women, refugees, and the elderly. In addition, treatment strategies for common disorders, such as depression, anxiety and stress, and substance abuse are covered, as are strategies for more severe mental disorders, such as schizophrenia. Provides adapted psychotherapy strategies for low- and middle-income countries Looks at special considerations for particular disorders and populations Covers the treatment of both common and severe mental health problems Focuses on task-shifting, a common-elements approach and scaling of psychotherapies Addresses cognitive-behavioral therapy, interpersonal therapy and schema therapy

Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy

Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy
  • Author : Dan J. Stein,Judith J. Bass,Stefan G. Hofmann, PhD
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-02-15
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy: Adapting Psychotherapy for Middle- and Low-Income Countries takes a detailed look at how psychotherapies can be adapted and implemented in low- and middle-income countries, while also illuminating the challenges and how to overcome them. The book addresses the conceptual framework underlying global mental health and ...

Global Mental Health

Global Mental Health
  • Author : Connor Whiteley
  • Publisher : CGD Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-03-19
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Whether you're a psychology student, trained psychologist or a person interested in clinical psychology. This is the book for you! · Do you want to learn about depression? · Do you want to know how depression is viewed by other cultures? · Or how other cultures treat depression? If the answer is yes, ...

Global Psychologies

Global Psychologies
  • Author : Suman Fernando,Roy Moodley
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-06-25
  • Total pages : 329
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : ​This book critiques our reliance on Eurocentric knowledge in the education and training of psychology and psychiatry. Chapters explore the diversity of ‘constructions of the self’ in non-Western cultures, examining traditional psychologies from Africa, Asia, Australasia, and Pre-Columbian America. The authors discuss liberation psychologies and contemporary movements in healing and ...

Mental Health Worldwide

Mental Health Worldwide
  • Author : S. Fernando
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-02-11
  • Total pages : 210
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Offers a perceptive critique of the universalized model of psychiatry and its apparent exportation from the West to the developing world. Rooted in detailed analysis of the problems this causes, the book proposes new suggestions for advancing the field of mental health and wellbeing in a way that is ethical, ...

World Mental Health

World Mental Health
  • Author : Robert Desjarlais,Leon Eisenberg,Arthur Kleinman,Byron Good
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This timely volume describes the emergence of a crisis in world mental health. It analyzes the growing burden of mental, behavioral and social problems in low-income countries, examines the sources of the substantial morbidity rates and their relation to development, and assesses current efforts to cope with them. It identifies ...

The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health

The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health
  • Author : Richard Majors,Karen Carberry,Theodore Ransaw
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-06-08
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This international handbook addresses classic mental health issues, as well as controversial subjects regarding inequalities and stereotypes in access to services, and misdiagnoses. It addresses the everyday racism faced by Black people within mental health practice....

Multicultural Counseling Applications for Improved Mental Healthcare Services

Multicultural Counseling Applications for Improved Mental Healthcare Services
  • Author : Jegathesan, Anasuya Jegathevi,Abdullah, Siti Salina
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2018-10-12
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : The availability of practical applications, techniques, and case studies by international therapists is limited despite expansions to the fields of clinical psychology and counseling. As dialogues surrounding mental health grow in the East, it is important to maintain therapeutic modalities that ensure the highest level of patient-centered rehabilitation and care ...

Reflective Network Therapy in the Preschool Classroom

Reflective Network Therapy in the Preschool Classroom
  • Author : Gilbert Kliman
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 375
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Reflective Network Therapy describes a remarkably effective school-based treatment method that harnesses small social networks for the good of seriously emotionally disturbed preschoolers or those with autism spectrum disorders. The book provides an in-depth explanation of the method including the work of parents, peers, teachers, and mental health therapists. The ...

Principles of Social Psychiatry

Principles of Social Psychiatry
  • Author : Craig Morgan,Dinesh Bhugra
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-03-04
  • Total pages : 602
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Social psychiatry is concerned with the effects of the social environment on the mental health of the individual, and with the effects of the person with a mental disorder on his/her social environment. The field encompasses social interventions, prevention and the promotion of mental health. This new edition of ...

Psychiatrists and Traditional Healers

Psychiatrists and Traditional Healers
  • Author : Mario Incayawar,Ronald Wintrob,Lise Bouchard,Goffredo Bartocci
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-03-25
  • Total pages : 294
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This exceptional book responds to the intense current interest in defining and understanding the contribution of traditional medical knowledge and the intervention techniques of traditional healers to national mental health services around the world. First book on traditional healing and transcultural psychiatry Delineates the knowledge and clinical skills of traditional ...

Mental Health and Illness of Women

Mental Health and Illness of Women
  • Author : Prabha Chandra,Helen Herrman,Jane Fisher,Anita Riecher-Rössler
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2020-02-28
  • Total pages : 503
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This book discusses psychiatric disorders among women in a manner that is relevant to clinical practice and keep cultural and social realities in perspective. The book is important in the face of rapidly changing conditions globally (including better education and more opportunities for work for women); challenges such as migration, ...

Perspectives in Cross cultural Psychiatry

Perspectives in Cross cultural Psychiatry
  • Author : Anna M. Georgiopoulos,Jerrold F. Rosenbaum
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 343
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This volume presents cutting-edge work in cross-cultural psychiatry by an international group of clinicians, researchers, and leaders in mental health policy. The book grew out of a recent lecture series at the Massachusetts General Hospital and features contributions from diverse fields including psychiatry, psychology, anthropology, social work, social medicine, and ...

Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy

Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1977
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Download or read online Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy written by , published by which was released on 1977. Get Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Cultural Clinical Psychology and PTSD

Cultural Clinical Psychology and PTSD
  • Author : Maercker, Andreas,Heim, Eva,Kirmayer, Laurence J.
  • Publisher : Hogrefe Verlag
  • Release Date : 2018-11-29
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This book, written and edited by leading experts from around the world, looks critically at how culture impacts on the way posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and related disorders are diagnosed and treated. There have been important advances in clinical treatment and research on PTSD, partly as a result of researchers ...

The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Geropsychology

The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Geropsychology
  • Author : Nancy A. Pachana,Ken Laidlaw
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 1128
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : "The Oxford Handbook of Geropsychology provides students and experienced clinicians and clinical researchers alike with a comprehensive and contemporary overview of developments in the field of geropsychology. Informed by an international perspective, the introductory section covers demographics, meta-analyses in geropsychology, social capital and gender, cognitive development, and ageing. Sections on ...