Psychopharmacology: Straight Talk on Mental Health Medications, Third Edition
ISBN: 1559570210
EAN13: 9781559570213
Language: English
Pages: 268
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
This is the definitive guide and desk reference for healthcare professionals and patients to expand their knowledge in the pharmacological and behavioral treatment of psychosis, anxiety, depression, bipolar, insomnia and ADHD. New to the third edition: -DSM-5(R) and psychotropic medication prescribing -New risk factors with antidepressants -Anxiety treatment -- what should not be medicated -Herbal and other alternative treatments -Latest in geriatric psychopharmacology -Psychotropic medication discontinuation-safe strategies that work -Additive and combination medication protocols -Newly released psychiatric medications -Dosage Range Charts