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Corporate Author American Psychiatric Association. Task Force for the Handbook of Psychiatric Measures.

Title Handbook of psychiatric measures / Task Force for the Handbook of Psychiatric Measures ; A. John Rush, Jr. ... [et al.].

Imprint Washington, D.C. : American Psychiatric Association, c2000.


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Edition 1st ed.
Description xxviii, 820 p. ; 29 cm. + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Organization and use of the handbook -- Psychometric properties : concepts of reliability and validity -- Considerations in choosing, using, and interpreting a measure for a particular clinical context -- Considerations in choosing, using, and interpreting measures for health care systems -- Cultural factors influencing the selection, use, and interpretation of psychiatric measures -- Diagnostic interviews for adults -- General psychiatric symptoms measures -- Mental health status, functioning, and disabilities measures -- General health status, functioning, and disabilities measures -- Quality of life measures -- Adverse effects measures -- Patient perceptions of care measures -- Practitioner and system evaluation -- Stress and life events measures -- Family and relational issues measures -- Suicide risk measures -- Child and adolescent measures for diagnosis and screening -- Symptom-specific measures for disorders usually first diagnosed in infancy, childhood, or adolescence -- Child and adolescent measures of functional status -- Behavioral measures for cognitive disorders -- Neuropsychiatric measures for cognitive disorders -- Substance use disorders measures -- Psychotic disorders measures -- Mood disorders measures -- Anxiety disorders measures -- Somatoform and factitious disorders and malingering measures -- Dissociative disorders measures -- Sexual disorders measures -- Eating disorders measures -- Sleep disorders measures -- Impulse-control disorders measures -- Personality disorders, personality traits, and defense mechanisms measures.
System Details System requirements: Windows 95/98, NT 4.0 or higher; 586 100 MHz PC (133 MHz recommended); 16 MB of RAM (64 MB recommended); 30 MB of hard disk space; 800 x 600 High Color resolution recommended, CD-ROM drive (4x or higher).
Subject Psychiatric rating scales -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Mental illness -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Added Author Rush, A. John.
ISBN 0890424152 (casebound : alk. paper)

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