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Drug Therapy and Psychosomatic Disorders (Psychiatric Disorders: Drugs & Psychology for the Mind and Body)

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Published by Mason Crest Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology,
  • Medicine, Psychosomatic,
  • General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Treatment,
  • Mental illness,
  • Social Science - Psychology,
  • Chemotherapy,
  • Juvenile literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8849912M
    ISBN 101590845730
    ISBN 109781590845738

    Psychopharmacology: #N# What Is Psychopharmacology?#N# #N#.   Like other medical problems, psychological disorders may in some cases be treated biologically. Biomedical therapies are treatments designed to reduce psychological disorder by influencing the action of the central nervous therapies primarily involve the use of medications but also include direct methods of brain intervention, including electroconvulsive therapy .

    The use of medications in the treatment of psychological disorders (such as schizophrenia and major depressive disorder) gained significant prominence over the last half of the 20th century. Advances in research and drug development led to the creation of more effective drugs, which in turn spurred an increase in their use. The primary goals of [ ]. psychological patterns of conflict, and defense. The latter is formed early in life corresponding to precipitating life situations which are operative in the etiology of psychosomatic disorders. George Engel and Arthur Schmale de-scribed inappropriate grieving following object loss as a precipitant of psy-chosomatic disorders.

    / Depression & Mental Illness Kids' Books. Originally published: Drug therapy and psychosomatic disorders / by Autumn Libal. Specifications. Series Title: State of Mental Illness and Its Therapy. Publisher: Mason Crest, an Imprint of National Highlights Inc. Book Format: Hardcover.   The idea is that a dose of the drug, taken before a talk therapy session, may help individuals with PTSD reduce their fear and anxiety long enough to discuss and process the events that.


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Drug Therapy and Psychosomatic Disorders (Encyclopedia of Psychiatric Drugs and Their Disorders) Hardcover – January 1, by Autumn Libal (Author)Author: Autumn Libal. Drug Therapy and Psychosomatic Disorders (Psychiatric Disorders, Drugs and Psychology for the Mind and Body) Paperback – Septem by Autumn Libal (Author) › Visit Amazon's Autumn Libal Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Author: Autumn Libal. Get this from a library. Drug therapy and psychosomatic disorders. [Autumn Libal] -- Describes the characteristics and drug treatment of psychosomatic disorders, as Drug Therapy and Psychosomatic Disorders book as alternative therapies.

Your book, It’s All In Your Head, is about psychosomatic first, what exactly is psychosomatic illness. It’s where someone suffers with a real disability that is significant and disabling, but the problem can’t be explained by a medical investigation and a psychological cause is suspected. Combined Treatments for Mental Disorders: A Guide to Psychological and Pharmacological Interventions explores the best ways to integrate pharmaceuticals and psychotherapy in the treatment of a number of mental : Based on human and animal studies, women are more sensitive to the consumption and long-term effects of alcohol and drugs than men.

From absorption to metabolic processes, women display more difficulty in physically managing the consequences of use. In general, with higher levels of alcohol and drugs in the system for longer periods of time, women are also more susceptible to alcohol- and drug. Psychosomatic disorders can have mild to severe effects on one’s quality of life, from interfering with the normal ability to function to causing physical or mental disability.

Treatment of Psychosomatic Disorders. Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) is often the treatment of choice for a psychosomatic disorder. This therapy helps patients learn. Psychosomatic means mind (psyche) and body (soma). A psychosomatic disorder is a disease which involves both mind and body.

Some physical diseases are thought to be particularly prone to being made worse by mental factors such as stress and anxiety.

Mood stabilizers are used primarily to treat bipolar disorder, mood swings associated with other mental disorders, and in some cases, to augment the effect of other medications used to treat depression.

Lithium, which is an effective mood stabilizer, is approved for the treatment of mania and the maintenance treatment of bipolar disorder. Essential psychotropic medicines allow for the treatment of symptoms of mental disorders, shorten the course of many disorders, reduce disability and prevent relapse.

A large number of treatments are available for the pharmacological management of mental disorders. Psychotherapy is known to be an effective treatment for a wide range of psychological disorders. do people prefer drugs to therapy. Her latest book is The Search for Fulfillment.

Psychosomatic medicine is an interdisciplinary medical field exploring the relationships among social, psychological, and behavioral factors on bodily processes and quality of life in humans and animals. The academic forebear of the modern field of behavioral medicine and a part of the practice of consultation-liaison psychiatry, psychosomatic medicine integrates interdisciplinary evaluation.

Extensively updated in this second edition, The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine: Psychiatric Care of the Medically III is. provides accurate and independent information on more t prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products.

This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Data sources include IBM Watson Micromedex (updated 10 Aug ), Cerner Multum™ (updated 3 Aug ), Wolters Kluwer™.

The study raised concerns about the increasing use of medications to manage ADHD disorders in young children because little is known about their safety and effectiveness for children of preschool ages. Few of these drugs, the study points out, are approved by the U.S.

Food and Drug Administration for prescription to young children. Drug therapy plays an important role in the treatment of mental disorders today. Learn about the different types and common uses of these drugs and test your knowledge with a quiz.

Description Thoroughly updated for its Sixth Edition, Handbook of Psychiatric Drug Therapy is one of the most popular guides to the essential facts about all drugs used to treat anxiety, depression, bipolar disorders, psychotic disorders, substance abuse disorders, sleep.

Psychosomatic disorders resulting from stress may include hypertension, respiratory ailments, gastrointestinal disturbances, migraine and tension headaches, pelvic pain, impotence, frigidity, dermatitis, and ulcers.

Many patients suffering from psychosomatic diseases respond to a combination of drug therapy, psychoanalysis, and behaviour. Although psychotherapy and modifications to behavior and lifestyle play the major roles in alleviating these symptoms, pharmacological intervention can also be helpful. This chapter reviews what is known about pharmacological interventions for three psychosomatic processes: illness.

Drug Therapies. Drug therapy, or psychopharmacotherapy, aims to treat psychological disorders with medications. Drug therapy is usually combined with other kinds of psychotherapy. The main categories of drugs used to treat psychological disorders are antianxiety drugs, antidepressants, and antipsychotics.

Antianxiety Drugs. Antianxiety drugs include a class of drugs called. Each approach to drug treatment is designed to address certain aspects of drug addiction and its consequences for the individual, family, and society. This section presents examples of treatment approaches and components that have an evidence base supporting their use.

Each approach is designed to address certain aspects of drug addiction and its consequences for the individual, family.

Sometimes an antidepressant combined with a different type of drug, such as a mood stabilizer (like Lithium), a second antidepressant, or atypical anti-psychotic drug, is the most effective treatment.Brain Science and Psychological Disorders: Therapy, Psychotropic Drugs and the Brain by F.

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