This respected best-seller is the most scholarly and comprehensive book available for the introductory Clinical Psychology course. The text both explores and evaluates the theories behind professional practice and the major therapeutic and diagnostic techniques used by clinical psychologists. In introducing the reader to the field of clinical psychology, it covers the foundations of the field, including professional aspects, historical roots, reliance on personality theory, research methods, and concepts of deviance. It also deals with all the major aspects of assessment and treatment. Finally, in a new Part Four, it covers several of the major specialties that constitute modern clinical psychology.
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Timothy J. Trull, Ph.D., is professor of psychological sciences at the University of Missouri. Dr. Trull received his Ph.D. from the University of Kentucky and completed his internship at New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center. His research interests are in the areas of diagnosis and classification of mental disorders; borderline personality disorder; substance use disorders; clinical assessment; professional issues in clinical psychology; and ambulatory assessment methods. Dr. Trull has received several awards and honors for his teaching and mentoring, including Psi Chi Professor of the Year, the Robert S. Daniels Junior Faculty Teaching Award, and most recently the MU Graduate Faculty Mentor Award. He enjoys teaching Abnormal Psychology and Introduction to Clinical Psychology; his textbook, CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY (Wadsworth) is used in classes across the U.S. and internationally. A licensed psychologist, Dr. Trull continues to train future clinical psychologists in the assessment, prevention, and treatment of psychological disorders.
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Book Description Wadsworth Publishing, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0534168302
Book Description Brooks/Cole Pub Co, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 4 Sub. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0534168302