Individual Case Formulation
Clinical psychologists and trainees for same.
Hardbound, 296 Pages
Published: February 2013
Imprint: Academic Press
"Hallamâ¦advocates for good individual case formulation (ICF) as a key element of therapeutic success, and views case formulation as drawing upon expert methodological knowledge as well as craft skills of an interpersonal nature. After reviewing conceptual frameworks for case formulation, the author introduces reasoning processes for ensuring ICF is not purely subjective and conventions for producing a functional case formulation diagram."-- Reference & Research Book News,December 2013 "â¦this thought provoking book provides a timely review of both conceptual bases of ICF and an examination of current assumptions underlying ICF in the light of modern pressures to put peopleâs psychological problems and complexities in to over simple categories, such as medical diagnosesâ¦ This is a book that should be a major reference text in all clinical and counselling psychology coursesâ¦"-- Clinical Psychologist,August 2013