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Author Rosenbluth, Michael.

Title Depression and personality : conceptual and clinical challenges / edited by Michael Rosenbluth, Sidney H. Kennedy, R. Michael Bagby
Edition First edition
Published Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Pub., [2005]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  616.8527 Ros/Dap  AVAILABLE
Description xxvi, 312 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Overview / Michael Rosenbluth, Sidney H. Kennedy, and R. Michael Bagby -- Personality and temperament: historical perspectives / Jerome Kagan -- Psychobiology of personality disorder / Kurtis L. Noblett and Emil F. Coccaro -- Personality traits/disorders and depression : conceptual models and empirical findings / M. Tracie Shea and Shirley Yen -- Depressive personality as a category or dimension: theoretical and clinical implications / Andrew G Ryder ... [et al.] -- Personality and the pharmacological treatment of depression / Sidney H. Kennedy ... [et al.] -- Major depressive disorder complicated by personality disorder : clinical strategies for efficient treatment / Ari Zaretsky, Michael Rosenbluth, and Daniel Silver -- Refractory and chronic depression : role of axis II in assessment and treatment / Robert H. Howland and Michael E. Thase -- Bipolar disorders and personality : constructs, findings, and challenges / Peter Beiling and Glenda McQueen -- Evaluating the contribution of personality factors to depressed mood in adolescents / Darcy A. Santor and Michael Rosenbluth -- Impact of personality disorders on late life depression / J. Peter Cooper and Alastair Flint
Summary "Depression and personality: conceptual and clinical challenges offers an intriguing new look at where we are in understanding the relationship between personality dimensions, disorders, and mood disorders. It is both a cogent update of conceptual models and a clearly written, practical guide to the challenges faced every day by clinicians as they treat patients with depression and bipolar disorder." "Invaluable reading for clinicians and researchers alike, Depression and Personality: Conceptual and Clinical Challenges offers fascinating perspectives on the historical antecedents, neurobiological dimensions, and conceptual models of the relationship between personality and depression."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Depression, Mental.
Personality disorders.
Author Bagby, R. Michael.
Kennedy, Sidney H.
Rosenbluth, Michael.
LC no. 2005002351
ISBN 1585621544 (paperback: alk. paper)