Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Bipolar Disorder, Second Edition by Monica Ramirez Basco, A. John Rush

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Bipolar Disorder, Second Edition by Monica Ramirez Basco, A. John Rush

From leading scientist-practitioners, this pragmatic, accessible book provides a complete framework for individualized assessment and treatment of bipolar...

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ISBN-13:9781593854843
Publisher:Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:02/16/2007
Edition description:Second Edition
Pages:324
Sales rank:770,328
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)
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Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Bipolar Disorder, Second Edition by Monica Ramirez Basco, A. John Rush

From leading scientist-practitioners, this pragmatic, accessible book provides a complete framework for individualized assessment and treatment of bipolar disorder. It addresses the complexities of working with individuals with broadly varying histories and clinical presentations, including those who have been recently diagnosed, those who are symptomatically stable, and those who struggle day to day to achieve symptom remission. Extensive case material illustrates proven strategies for conceptualizing patients' needs and working collaboratively to help them adhere to medication treatments, recognize the early warning signs of manic and depressive episodes, build coping skills, and manage specific symptoms. The second edition is a complete revision of the original volume, updated and restructured to be even more user friendly for clinicians.