Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy

Written By Dan J. Stein
Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 February 2019
  • ISBN : 0128149329
  • Pages : 350 pages
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Download or read book entitled Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy by author: Dan J. Stein which was release on 15 February 2019 and published by Academic Press with total page 350 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy: Adapting Psychotherapy for Middle- and Low-Income Countries takes a detailed look at how psychotherapies can be adapted and implemented in low- and middle-income countries, while also illuminating the challenges and how to overcome them. The book addresses the conceptual framework underlying global mental health and psychotherapy, focusing on the importance of task-shifting, a common-elements approach, rigorous supervision, and the scaling up of psychotherapies. Specific psychotherapies, such as cognitive-behavioral therapy, interpersonal therapy and collaborative care are given in-depth coverage, as is working with special populations, such as children and adolescents, pregnant women, refugees, and the elderly. In addition, treatment strategies for common disorders, such as depression, anxiety and stress, and substance abuse are covered, as are strategies for more severe mental disorders, such as schizophrenia. Provides adapted psychotherapy strategies for low- and middle-income countries Looks at special considerations for particular disorders and populations Covers the treatment of both common and severe mental health problems Focuses on task-shifting, a common-elements approach and scaling of psychotherapies Addresses cognitive-behavioral therapy, interpersonal therapy and schema therapy

Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy

Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy
  • Author : Dan J. Stein,Judith J. Bass,Stefan G. Hofmann, PhD
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-02-15
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy: Adapting Psychotherapy for Middle- and Low-Income Countries takes a detailed look at how psychotherapies can be adapted and implemented in low- and middle-income countries, while also illuminating the challenges and how to overcome them. The book addresses the conceptual framework underlying global mental health and ...

Global Mental Health

Global Mental Health
  • Author : Connor Whiteley
  • Publisher : CGD Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-03-19
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Whether you're a psychology student, trained psychologist or a person interested in clinical psychology. This is the book for you! · Do you want to learn about depression? · Do you want to know how depression is viewed by other cultures? · Or how other cultures treat depression? If the answer is yes, ...

Global Psychologies

Global Psychologies
  • Author : Suman Fernando,Roy Moodley
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-06-25
  • Total pages : 329
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : ​This book critiques our reliance on Eurocentric knowledge in the education and training of psychology and psychiatry. Chapters explore the diversity of ‘constructions of the self’ in non-Western cultures, examining traditional psychologies from Africa, Asia, Australasia, and Pre-Columbian America. The authors discuss liberation psychologies and contemporary movements in healing and ...

Global Mental Health

Global Mental Health
  • Author : Javier I Escobar
  • Publisher : Rutgers University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-17
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Global Mental Health provides an outline of the field of mental health with a particular focus on Latin America and the Spanish-speaking world. The book details evidence-based approaches being implemented globally and presents ongoing state of the art research on major mental disorders taking place in Latin America, including work ...

The Palgrave Handbook of Sociocultural Perspectives on Global Mental Health

The Palgrave Handbook of Sociocultural Perspectives on Global Mental Health
  • Author : Ross G. White,Sumeet Jain,David M.R. Orr,Ursula M. Read
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-01-20
  • Total pages : 807
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This handbook incisively explores challenges and opportunities that exist in efforts aimed at addressing inequities in mental health provision across the globe. Drawing on various disciplines across the humanities, psychology, and social sciences it charts the emergence of Global Mental Health as a field of study. It critically reflects on ...

Mental Health Worldwide

Mental Health Worldwide
  • Author : S. Fernando
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-02-11
  • Total pages : 210
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Offers a perceptive critique of the universalized model of psychiatry and its apparent exportation from the West to the developing world. Rooted in detailed analysis of the problems this causes, the book proposes new suggestions for advancing the field of mental health and wellbeing in a way that is ethical, ...

Multicultural Counseling Applications for Improved Mental Healthcare Services

Multicultural Counseling Applications for Improved Mental Healthcare Services
  • Author : Jegathesan, Anasuya Jegathevi,Abdullah, Siti Salina
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2018-10-12
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : The availability of practical applications, techniques, and case studies by international therapists is limited despite expansions to the fields of clinical psychology and counseling. As dialogues surrounding mental health grow in the East, it is important to maintain therapeutic modalities that ensure the highest level of patient-centered rehabilitation and care ...

World Mental Health

World Mental Health
  • Author : Robert Desjarlais,Leon Eisenberg,Arthur Kleinman,Byron Good
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This timely volume describes the emergence of a crisis in world mental health. It analyzes the growing burden of mental, behavioral and social problems in low-income countries, examines the sources of the substantial morbidity rates and their relation to development, and assesses current efforts to cope with them. It identifies ...

Reflective Network Therapy in the Preschool Classroom

Reflective Network Therapy in the Preschool Classroom
  • Author : Gilbert Kliman
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 375
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Reflective Network Therapy describes a remarkably effective school-based treatment method that harnesses small social networks for the good of seriously emotionally disturbed preschoolers or those with autism spectrum disorders. The book provides an in-depth explanation of the method including the work of parents, peers, teachers, and mental health therapists. The ...

The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health

The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health
  • Author : Richard Majors,Karen Carberry,Theodore Ransaw
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-06-03
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This international handbook addresses classic mental health issues, as well as controversial subjects regarding inequalities and stereotypes in access to services, and misdiagnoses. It addresses the everyday racism faced by Black people within mental health practice....

Chronic Mental Illness and the Changing Scope of Intervention Strategies Diagnosis and Treatment

Chronic Mental Illness and the Changing Scope of Intervention Strategies  Diagnosis  and Treatment
  • Author : Prasad, Barre Vijaya
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-07-18
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Although the epidemiology of mental illnesses is innately complex, there have been many strides in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic mental illnesses as more research is being conducted in the field. As more information becomes available, mental health professionals are able to develop more effective plans for caring for ...

Principles of Social Psychiatry

Principles of Social Psychiatry
  • Author : Craig Morgan,Dinesh Bhugra
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-03-04
  • Total pages : 602
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Social psychiatry is concerned with the effects of the social environment on the mental health of the individual, and with the effects of the person with a mental disorder on his/her social environment. The field encompasses social interventions, prevention and the promotion of mental health. This new edition of ...

Psychiatrists and Traditional Healers

Psychiatrists and Traditional Healers
  • Author : Mario Incayawar,Ronald Wintrob,Lise Bouchard,Goffredo Bartocci
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-03-25
  • Total pages : 294
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This exceptional book responds to the intense current interest in defining and understanding the contribution of traditional medical knowledge and the intervention techniques of traditional healers to national mental health services around the world. First book on traditional healing and transcultural psychiatry Delineates the knowledge and clinical skills of traditional ...

Telemental Health in Resource Limited Global Settings

Telemental Health in Resource Limited Global Settings
  • Author : Hussam Jefee-Bahloul,Andres Barkil-Oteo,Eugene F. Augusterfer
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-05-15
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : Telemental Health in Resource-Limited Global Settings is a collaborative edited book that aims to introduce the reader to experiences of using the technology in providing mental health care, education and Capacity building approaches in resource limited settings around the globe. The book includes experiences from Africa, India, the Middle East, ...

Perspectives in Cross cultural Psychiatry

Perspectives in Cross cultural Psychiatry
  • Author : Anna M. Georgiopoulos,Jerrold F. Rosenbaum
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 343
  • ISBN : 0128149329
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Summary : This volume presents cutting-edge work in cross-cultural psychiatry by an international group of clinicians, researchers, and leaders in mental health policy. The book grew out of a recent lecture series at the Massachusetts General Hospital and features contributions from diverse fields including psychiatry, psychology, anthropology, social work, social medicine, and ...