Past, present and Future
"Psycotherapeutic Approaches to Schizophrenic Psychoses" brings together professionals from around the world to provide an extensive overwiew of the treatment of schizophrenia and psychosis.
Divided into three parts - past, present and future - the book begins by examining the history of the treatment of schizophrenia and psychosis, with reference to Freud, Jung, Harry Stack Sullivan and Adolf Meyer, amongst others.
Part two then takes a geographical look at treatment and its evolution in different parts of the world including the UK, USA, a large number of European countries, Eastern Asia and New Zealand.
Finally, part three covers the range of interventions, from pharmacological treatments to psychoanalytic psychotherapy to CBT, with the aim of helping to shape the future integration of treatment.
With contributors from leading figures in the field, this book will provide a varied examination of treatment, and spark much-needed debate about its future. As such it will be essential reading for all mental health professionals, in particular those involved in psychiatry, psychology and psychotherapy.
Forfatter: Edited by Yrjö O. Alanen, Manuel González de Chávez, Ann-Louise S. Silver and Brian Martindale
Published for isps – The International Society for the Psychological Treatments of the Schizophrenias and other Psychoses.