Each chapter summarizes the clinical presentation, etiology, and diagnosis of the each of the most commonly enountered disorders; reviews the models or theories that guide intervention; and delineates step-by-step protocols for assessment and treatment, illustrated with transcripts and vignettes.
Book News Researchers and practitioners describe in detail the actual treatment protocols in which experienced clinicians implement the technology of behavior change in the context of the 14 most frequently encountered psychological disorders. They reflect the trend over the past decade and continuing, to tailor treatments to specific disorders rather than looking for general approaches that can be applied widely. No dates are noted for the earlier editions. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)