- ISBN: 9781572246980 | 1572246987
- Cover: Hardcover
- Copyright: 2/1/2010
Since the publication of its first edition, The Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists has been an invaluable tool for mental health clinicians and anyone looking for clear, reliable information about the medical treatment of mental health issues. Thousands of therapists keep this book on their shelves to quickly reference drug facts for their clients.
Tens of thousands of graduate and undergraduate students of psychology are first introduced to the medical treatment of mental health problems with this handbook. Now in its sixth edition, the book continues to be among the most important references in the field of mental health.
This handbook makes it simple to:
-Look up the indications, contraindications, efficacy, side effects, and success indicators for any psychopharmacological medication
-Get the facts about drug interactions
-Find out how medications affect adults, children, and adolescents differently
-Learn how different cultures view medical treatment, vital information for anyone who treats clients from a variety of backgrounds