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Neuroscience of Clinical Psychiatry, The: The Pathophysiology of Behavior and Mental Illness
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Neuroscience of Clinical Psychiatry, The: The Pathophysiology of Behavior and Mental Illness

Publication Year: 2013
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Edmund S. Higgins MD; Mark S. George MD
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-451-10154-6
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 98
Doody Core Title:
  • Score: 3 (Psychiatry)
  • Score: 1.53 (Psychology, Clinical) Doody's Essential Title
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Provides readers with a basic link between the science of the brain and the treatment of common mental health disorders.

Both comprehensive and easy to follow, this textbook is being used in psychology graduate programs, nurse practitioner training and psychiatry residencies. It is useful for board exam review as well as for the practicing clinician looking to keep pace with the latest advances in neuroscience.

The book’s clear and direct language will enhance your understanding of basic neuroscientific concepts underlying commonly encountered disorders, and the effects of brain chemistry on common behaviors. Practical applications, insightful illustrations, and review questions following each chapter help solidify your grasp of neuropathology and its link to mental health disorders and their treatment.

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Edmund S. Higgins MD; Mark S. George MD
  • ISBN: 978-1-451-10154-6
  • Specialty:
    Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
    Psychiatry
    Psychology
    Psychopharmacology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 336
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2013
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 98
  • Doody Core Title:
    • Score: 3 (Psychiatry)
    • Score: 1.53 (Psychology, Clinical) Doody's Essential Title

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