Treating Personality Disorder: Creating Robust Services for People with Complex Mental Health Needs
Published: 2010 | ISBN: 0415404800 | PDF | 320 pages | 3 Mb
This book considers personality disorders and how they are treated within the institutional context of prisons and hospitals and offers practical guidance on assessment, formulation and integrated treatment planning.
Treating Personality Disorder offers contributions from professionals in psychiatry, nursing and psychology as well as prison officers and service managers and areas of discussion include:
delivering integrated treatment to people with personality disorders
issues and challenges for the clinical professional
the role of the psychiatrist in treating personality disorder
Treating Personality Disorder will provide a timely and valuable guide for all professionals involved in the treatment and management of serious personality disorders within an institutional framework.