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Clinical and Diagnostic Interviewing - Robert J. Craig

Clinical and Diagnostic Interviewing

By: Robert J. Craig (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 28th November 2004
ISBN: 9780765700032
Number Of Pages: 472

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This book is a comprehensive reference on both the structure and content of the clinical interview, and its authors present the strategies and fundamental knowledge required to conduct the clinical interview with different kinds of patients and for specific psychopathologies.

This is definitely a textbook that can be used to advantage by clinical educators in graduate programs in nursing, social work, psychology, and other helping professions....Clinical and Diagnostic Interviewing makes a good addition to the library of anyone who engages in clinical supervision and training in a variety of practive settings. * Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic: A Journal for the Mental Health Professions, Spring 2008 *
Psychotherapy is both an art and a science and if, in practice, therapists incline to one or the other, students need to learn both. The second edition of Clinical and Diagnostic Interviewing is an attempt to ensure that they do. Part textbook, andpart reference, it provides both a general introduction to the clinical interview and an account of how different theoretical traditions approach it. Broad in scope and comprehensive in its review of the literature, it accommodates the taxonomy of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, is inclusive of structured and more phenomenological approaches to the interview and is sensitive to how the interview must be adapted to specific populations, diagnoses, and settings. As such, itbalances the soulful with the practical and serves the reader well. Students will be forced to consider the multiple factors affecting a clinical interview and the complex balance that a therapist must achieve among theory, skill, diagnosis, patient need, and setting. Graduate students should therefore find it a helpful introduction to the process of clinical interviewing and the multiple ways in which it can be undertaken, and in some instances they will benefit from its review of the literature and d * PsycCRITIQUES *
Psychotherapy is both an art and a science and if, in practice, therapists incline to one or the other, students need to learn both. The second edition of Clinical and Diagnostic Interviewing is an attempt to ensure that they do. Part textbook, and part reference, it provides both a general introduction to the clinical interview and an account of how different theoretical traditions approach it. Broad in scope and comprehensive in its review of the literature, it accommodates the taxonomy of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, is inclusive of structured and more phenomenological approaches to the interview and is sensitive to how the interview must be adapted to specific populations, diagnoses, and settings. As such, it balances the soulful with the practical and serves the reader well. Students will be forced to consider the multiple factors affecting a clinical interview and the complex balance that a therapist must achieve among theory, skill, diagnosis, patient need, and setting. Graduate students should therefore find it a helpful introduction to the process of clinical interviewing and the multiple ways in which it can be undertaken, and in some instances they will benefit from its review of the literature and description of various protocols as they set out on their own research. * PsycCRITIQUES *

Preface and Acknowledgments (first edition)p. ix
Prefacep. xi
Introductionp. xiii
Basic Elements in a Clinical Interview
Teaching Diagnostic and Clinical Interviewingp. 3
The Clinical Process of Interviewingp. 21
Phenomenological Orientation to the Interviewp. 42
Philosophical Approaches to Interviewing
Psychoanalytic Interviewingp. 57
The Behavioral Interviewp. 91
The Existential/Humanistic Interviewp. 106
The Family Therapy Interviewp. 131
Interviewing Patients with Specific Psychopathologies
Anxiety Disordersp. 145
Substance Abusep. 163
Alcoholismp. 180
Motivational Interviewingp. 215
Anorexia and Bulimiap. 233
Personality Disordersp. 251
Severely Mentally Illp. 278
Interviewing Special Populations
Diagnostic Assessment of Childrenp. 303
Clinical Interviews with Adolescentsp. 323
Child and Adolescent Abusep. 344
Focused Interviews
The Mental Status Examinationp. 361
Assessment of Suicide Potentialp. 385
Interviewing in Medical Settingsp. 401
The Forensic Interviewp. 422
Author Indexp. 445
Subject Indexp. 457
Editor Biographyp. 467
Contributorsp. 469
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ISBN: 9780765700032
ISBN-10: 0765700034
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 472
Published: 28th November 2004
Publisher: JASON ARONSON INC
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.72 x 16.46  x 3.25
Weight (kg): 0.76
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised