Risky Decision Making in Psychological Disorders

Written By Melissa Buelow
Risky Decision Making in Psychological Disorders
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 July 2020
  • ISBN : 0128150025
  • Pages : 300 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Risky Decision Making in Psychological Disorders written by Melissa Buelow which was release on 01 July 2020, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Risky Decision Making in Psychological Disorders provides readers with a detailed examination of how risky decision making is affected by a wide array of individual psychological disorders. The book starts by providing important background information on the construct of risky decision making, the assessment of risky decision making, and the neuroscience behind such decision making. The Iowa Gambling Task, Balloon Analogue Risk Task, and other behavioral measures are covered, as are topics such as test reliability and the pros and cons of utilizing tasks that have strong practice effects. The book then moves into how risky decision making is affected by specific psychological disorders, such as addictive behaviors, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia, sleep disorders, eating disorders, and more.

Risky Decision Making in Psychological Disorders

Risky Decision Making in Psychological Disorders
  • Author : Melissa Buelow
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-07
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : Risky Decision Making in Psychological Disorders provides readers with a detailed examination of how risky decision making is affected by a wide array of individual psychological disorders. The book starts by providing important background information on the construct of risky decision making, the assessment of risky decision making, and the ...

Behavioral and Dopaminergic Factors Associated with Risky Decision making in Rats Implications for Substance Abuse

Behavioral and Dopaminergic Factors Associated with Risky Decision making in Rats  Implications for Substance Abuse
  • Author : Daniel Gabriel
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : Excessive risky decision-making is common in multiple psychiatric disorders, including substance abuse disorder. The risky decision-making task (RDT) models addiction-relevant risk-taking in rats by measuring preference between a small reward and large reward associated with systematically increasing risk of shock. This Thesis examined the relationship between risk-taking in the RDT ...

Treatment of Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence Fourth Edition

Treatment of Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence  Fourth Edition
  • Author : Mitchell J. Prinstein,Eric A. Youngstrom,Eric J. Mash,Russell A. Barkley
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2019-04-05
  • Total pages : 928
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : Now completely revised (over 90% new), this definitive practitioner reference and course text comprehensively reviews evidence-based treatments for psychological disorders in children and adolescents. The significantly expanded fourth edition covers an increased number of disorders, as well as transdiagnostic issues and public health concerns. Psychosocial, pharmacological, and complementary therapies are identified ...

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Decision Making  Affect  and Learning
  • Author : Mauricio R. Delgado,Elizabeth A. Phelps,Trevor W. Robbins
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2011-03-24
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : This latest volume in the critically acclaimed and highly influential Attention and Performance series focuses on two of the fastest moving research areas in cognitive and affective neuroscience - decision making and emotional processing. Decision Making, Affect, and Learning investigates the psychological and neural systems underlying decision making, and the ...

Handbook of Assessing Variants and Complications in Anxiety Disorders

Handbook of Assessing Variants and Complications in Anxiety Disorders
  • Author : Dean McKay,Eric A. Storch
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-03-25
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : The Handbook of Assessing Variants and Complications in Anxiety Disorders assembles current findings on assessment methods and applies them to common complicating factors, including comorbid personality and behavioral problems. Chapters examine innovative approaches to assessment of anxiety in children and adults, provide leading insights into timely topics (e.g., school ...

Abnormal Psychology

Abnormal Psychology
  • Author : Ann M. Kring,Sheri L. Johnson
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-03-03
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : "The focus of this book has always been on the balancing and blending of research and clinical application and on the effort to involve the learner in the problem solving engaged in by clinicians and scientists. We continue to emphasize an integrated approach, showing how psychopathology is best understood by ...

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Author : Lily Hechtman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-03
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : The book provides a comprehensive summary of the best known and most highly respected well-controlled long-term prospective follow-up studies in ADHD. These studies followed children with ADHD and matched controls into young adulthood (mean age 20-25 years) and middle-age (mean age 41 years). They explore a wide variety of outcome areas, ...

Ethical Decision Making in School Mental Health

Ethical Decision Making in School Mental Health
  • Author : James C. Raines,Nic T. Dibble
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-09-30
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : Ethical predicaments are endemic for mental health professionals working in a host setting like schools. New interventions, evolving technologies, and a patchwork of ethical guidelines and legal codes create a constant stream of new ethical dilemmas. Quick answers and simple solutions are rare, but with the seven-stage model presented here, ...

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  • Author : Nancy A. Pachana,Ken Laidlaw
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 1128
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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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 ...

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Handbook of Juvenile Forensic Psychology and Psychiatry
  • Author : Elena L. Grigorenko
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-02-21
  • Total pages : 596
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : Juvenile justice centers have a long tradition as an unfortunate stop for young offenders who need mental health care. Reports estimate that as many as 70% of the youth in detention centers meet criteria for mental health disorders. As juvenile justice systems once again turn their focus from confinement to rehabilitation, ...

The Biology of Mental Disorders

The Biology of Mental Disorders
  • Author : United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 187
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : Download or read online The Biology of Mental Disorders written by United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment, published by which was released on 1992. Get The Biology of Mental Disorders Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Abnormal Psychology

Abnormal Psychology
  • Author : William J. Ray
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2016-11-30
  • Total pages : 712
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : In Abnormal Psychology: Perspectives on Human Behavior and Experience Second Edition, William J. Ray brings together current perspectives concerning the manner in which the human mind, behavior, and experience can be understood. In addition to the traditional psychological literature, this book draws from work in the cognitive and affective neurosciences, ...

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  • Author : Peter M. Monti,Suzanne M. Colby,Tracy O'Leary Tevyaw
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-05-04
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : Bringing together leading experts, this book demonstrates the unique value of brief motivational interventions for addressing adolescent alcohol and other substance use in a range of clinical contexts. It presents cutting-edge knowledge on the etiology and developmental context of adolescent addictive behaviors and reviews exemplary treatment approaches. Effective strategies are ...

Testing the Dual system Theory of Decision making

Testing the Dual system Theory of Decision making
  • Author : Lisa Kluen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : "Making decisions is an essential part of life. The capability to discriminate between risky and safe or the ability to foresee long-term consequences of actions and thus change expectations through experience, are crucial in the process of making advantageous and strategic decisions in everyday life (Rothkirch, Schmack, Schlagenhauf, & Sterzer, 2012). Moreover, ...

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  • Author : B.K. Wiederhold
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2008-08-20
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0128150025
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Summary : Lowering Suicide Risk in Returning Troops: Wounds of War discusses the topic of increased suicide risk in service men and women around the world. Research has shown that those who have served in both combat missions and peacekeeping operations are at an increased risk for suicide. Research suggests that this ...