Health Reference Series: Mental Health Disorders Sourcebook

Editor/Author Williams, Angela
Publication Year: 2019
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Single-User Purchase Price: $95.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $142.50
ISBN: 978-0-7808-1679-4
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 16
Book Status: Available
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Mental Health Disorders Sourcebook, Seventh Edition discusses how the brain works, the components of mental wellness, and the processes that lead to illness. It offers information about the major types of mental illness and their treatments, including affective disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders, personality disorders, and disorders that impact behavior, including impulse control disorders, addictions, and eating disorders.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part I: The Brain and Mental Health
  • Chapter 1—Mental Health Begins with Healthy Brain Functions
  • Section 1.1—Brain Basics
  • Section 1.2—What Is Mental Health?
  • Section 1.3—What Is Mental Illness?
  • Chapter 2—The Components of Mental Health
  • Section 2.1—Myths about Mental Health
  • Section 2.2—Good Mental Health
  • Section 2.3—Good Emotional Health
  • Section 2.4—Mental and Emotional Well-Being
  • Chapter 3—Lifestyles and Mental Health
  • Section 3.1—Eating Well and Mental Health
  • Section 3.2—Sleep and Mental Health
  • Section 3.3—Physical Activity and Mental Health
  • Section 3.4—Keeping Mentally Fit as You Age
  • Chapter 4—Developing and Reinforcing Mental Wellness
  • Section 4.1—Becoming More Resilient
  • Section 4.2—Stress and How to Handle It
  • Section 4.3—Controlling Anger
  • Section 4.4—Coping with a Break Up
  • Section 4.5—Coping with Grief
  • Section 4.6—Pets Are Good for Mental Health
  • Chapter 5—Mental Health at Work
  • Chapter 6—The Stigma of Mental Illness
  • Chapter 7—Mental Health Statistics
  • Part II: Mental Illnesses
  • Chapter 8—Types of Mental Illnesses
  • Chapter 9—Suicide and Mental Illness
  • Section 9.1—Facts about Suicide
  • Section 9.2—Suicide Rising across the United States
  • Section 9.3—Questions about Suicide Risk
  • Section 9.4—Suicide Prevention
  • Section 9.5—Treatments and Therapies
  • Chapter 10—Depressive Disorders
  • Section 10.1—Depression
  • Section 10.2—Persistent Depressive Disorder
  • Section 10.3—Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Chapter 11—Bipolar Disorder
  • Chapter 12—Anxiety Disorders
  • Section 12.1—Understanding Anxiety Disorders
  • Section 12.2—Compulsive Hoarding
  • Section 12.3—Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Section 12.4—Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Section 12.5—Panic Disorder
  • Section 12.6—Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Chapter 13—Phobias and Fears
  • Chapter 14—Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Chapter 15—Psychotic Disorders
  • Section 15.1—Delusional Disorder
  • Section 15.2—Factitious Disorders
  • Section 15.3—Psychosis
  • Section 15.4—Schizophrenia
  • Section 15.5—Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Chapter 16—Personality Disorders
  • Section 16.1—Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Section 16.2—Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Section 16.3—Histrionic Personality Disorder
  • Section 16.4—Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Section 16.5—Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder
  • Chapter 17—Eating and Body Image Disorders
  • Section 17.1—Eating Disorders: An Overview
  • Section 17.2—Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa
  • Section 17.3—Binge Eating Disorder
  • Section 17.4—Body Dysmorphic Disorder
  • Chapter 18—Addictions
  • Section 18.1—Biology of Addiction
  • Section 18.2—Mental Health and Substance-Use Disorders
  • Section 18.3—Alcoholism and Mental Health
  • Section 18.4—Comorbidity: Addiction and Other Mental Disorders
  • Chapter 19—Control Disorders
  • Section 19.1—Impulse Control Disorders
  • Section 19.2—Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Section 19.3—Self-Harm
  • Section 19.4—Problem Gambling
  • Chapter 20—Tourette Syndrome
  • Part III: Mental-Health Treatments
  • Chapter 21—Recognizing a Mental-Health Emergency
  • Chapter 22—Recovery Is Possible
  • Chapter 23—Mental-Healthcare Services
  • Section 23.1—Types of Mental-Health Professionals
  • Section 23.2—Psychotherapies
  • Chapter 24—Mental-Health Medications
  • Section 24.1—Mental-Health Medications: An Overview
  • Section 24.2—Antidepressants
  • Section 24.3—Antianxiety Medications
  • Section 24.4—Stimulants
  • Section 24.5—Antipsychotics
  • Section 24.6—Mood Stabilizers
  • Section 24.7—Special Groups: Children, Older Adults, and Pregnant Women
  • Chapter 25—Brain Stimulation Therapies
  • Chapter 26—Complementary and Alternative Medicine for Mental Healthcare
  • Section 26.1—Anxiety and Complementary Health Approaches
  • Section 26.2—Autism and Complementary Health Approaches
  • Section 26.3—Depression and Complementary Health Approaches
  • Section 26.4—Seasonal Affective Disorder and Complementary Health Approaches
  • Section 26.5—Sleep Disorders and Complementary Health Approaches
  • Section 26.6—Substance-Use Disorders and Complementary Health Approaches
  • Chapter 27—Technology and the Future of Mental-Health Treatment
  • Chapter 28—Health Insurance and Mental-Health Services
  • Part IV: Pediatric Mental-Health Concerns
  • Chapter 29—Childhood Mental Disorders
  • Chapter 30—Mental Healthcare for Children and Teens
  • Chapter 31—Helping Children and Teens Cope with Violence and Disaster
  • Chapter 32—Anxiety, Depression, and Children's Mental Health
  • Chapter 33—Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Chapter 34—Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Chapter 35—Behavior Disorders in Children
  • Chapter 36—Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens
  • Chapter 37—Language and Speech Disorders
  • Chapter 38—Learning Disorders
  • Chapter 39—Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder among Children
  • Chapter 40—Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections
  • Chapter 41—Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Children
  • Part V: Other Populations with Distinctive Mental-Health Concerns
  • Chapter 42—Mental-Health Issues among Men
  • Section 42.1—Mental Health for Men
  • Section 42.2—Men and Depression
  • Chapter 43—Mental-Health Issues among Women
  • Section 43.1—Mental Health for Women
  • Section 43.2—Anxiety Disorders among Women
  • Section 43.3—Bipolar Disorder among Women
  • Section 43.4—Depression among Women
  • Section 43.5—Eating Disorders among Women
  • Section 43.6—Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
  • Section 43.7—Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Section 43.8—Postpartum Depression and Postpartum Psychosis
  • Chapter 44—Mental-Health Issues among Older Adults
  • Section 44.1—Mental Health and Aging
  • Section 44.2—Alzheimer Disease among Older Adults
  • Section 44.3—Depression in Late Life
  • Chapter 45—Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transsexual Mental-Health Issues
  • Section 45.1—Mental Health and Gay and Bisexual Men
  • Section 45.2—Substance-Use Disorders and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transsexual
  • Chapter 46—Victims of Trauma and Disaster
  • Section 46.1—Abuse, Trauma, and Mental Health
  • Section 46.2—Coping with Traumatic Events
  • Section 46.3—Disaster Survivors and Mental Health
  • Chapter 47—Mental-Health Issues among Minority and Immigrant Populations
  • Section 47.1—Mental Health and Minority Populations
  • Section 47.2—Mental Health and African Americans
  • Section 47.3—Mental Health and American Indians/Alaska Natives
  • Section 47.4—Mental Health and Asian Americans
  • Section 47.5—Mental Health and Hispanics
  • Part VI: Mental Illness Co-Occurring with Other Disorders
  • Chapter 48—Cancer and Mental Health
  • Section 48.1—Psychological Stress and Cancer
  • Section 48.2—Depression in Cancer Patients
  • Section 48.3—Cognitive Disorders and Delirium in Advanced Cancer
  • Chapter 49—Diabetes and Mental Health
  • Chapter 50—Epilepsy and Mental Health
  • Chapter 51—Heart Disease and Depression
  • Chapter 52—Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Mental Health
  • Chapter 53—Chronic Pain and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Chapter 54—Sleep Disorders and Posttraumatic Strees Disorder
  • Chapter 55—Stroke and Mental Health
  • Part VII: Living with a Mental-Health Condition
  • Chapter 56—Working with a Mental-Health Condition
  • Chapter 57—Reproductive Health and Mental Health
  • Chapter 58—Steps to Good Mental Health
  • Chapter 59—Hope through Research
  • Section 59.1—Intervention Shows Promise for Treating Depression in Preschool-Aged Children
  • Section 59.2—Team-Based Treatment for First Episode Psychosis Found to Be of High Value
  • Section 59.3—A Shorter—But Effective-Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Section 59.4—Mood-Stabilizing Medications an Effective Option for Older Adults with Bipolar Disorder
  • Part VIII: Additional Help and Information
  • Chapter 60—A Glossary of Mental-Health Terms
  • Chapter 61—Crisis Hotlines and Helplines
  • Chapter 62—Mental-Health Organizations