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作者 Eshun, Sussie
書名 Culture and Mental Health : Sociocultural Influences, Theory, and Practice
出版項 Chicester : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2009
國際標準書號 9781444305814 (electronic bk.)
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版本 1st ed
說明 1 online resource (368 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Culture and Mental Health -- Contents -- Notes on Editors and Contributors -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Part I General Issues in Culture and Mental Health -- 1 Introduction to Culture and Psychopathology -- 2 Culture and Mental Health Assessment -- 3 Stress and Mental Health -- 4 Managing Job Stress: Cross-Cultural Variations in Adjustment -- 5 Chronic Pain: Cultural Sensitivity to Pain -- 6 Placing the Soul Back into Psychology: Religion in the Psychotherapy Process -- 7 Psychotherapy in a Culturally Diverse World -- 8 International Perspectives on Culture and Mental Health -- Part II Cross-Cultural Issues in Specific Psychological Disorders -- 9 Culture and Mood Disorders -- 10 Culture and Anxiety Disorders -- 11 Cultural Factors in Traumatic Stress -- 12 Culture and Psychotic Disorders -- 13 Culture and Eating Disorders -- 14 Culture and Suicide -- Author Index -- Subject Index
Culture and Mental Health takes a critical look at the research pertaining to common psychological disorders, examining how mental health can be studied from and vary according to different cultural perspectives. Introduces students to the main topics and issues in the area of mental health using culture as the focus Emphasizes issues that pertain to conceptualization, perception, health-seeking behaviors, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment in the context of cultural variations Reviews and actively encourages the reader to consider issues related to reliability, validity and standardization of commonly used psychological assessment instruments among different cultural groups Highlights the widely used DSM-IV-TR categorization of culture-bound syndromes
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Eshun, Sussie Culture and Mental Health : Sociocultural Influences, Theory, and Practice Chicester : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2009 9781405169820
主題 Mental Disorders - ethnology
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Alt Author Gurung, Regan A. R
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