A Concise Guide to Personality Disorders by Joel Paris

By Joel Paris

Clients with character problems (PDs) current designated demanding situations to clinicians. still, winning remedy is feasible, and a speedily transforming into study base can tell prognosis and intervention.

This e-book reports what we all know and what we don t learn about PDs, and what this suggests for medical perform. It integrates a wide physique of study findings right into a concise, hugely functional method of coping with tricky consumers. instead of advocating a unmarried approach to remedy, Joel Paris promotes an integration of all evidence-based psychotherapies, in addition to powerful case administration. The proof base for pharmacotherapy is reviewed to boot. Focusing relatively on borderline, delinquent, and narcissistic PDs, the writer additionally studies different PD different types. His wide adventure and medical knowledge light up the dialogue, demonstrating tips to paintings productively and empathically with those clients.

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