Case Formulation for Personality Disorders

Case Formulation for Personality Disorders

Tailoring Psychotherapy to the Individual Client

1st Edition - January 22, 2019

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  • Editor: Ueli Kramer
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128135211
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128136126

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Description

Case Formulation for Personality Disorders provides clinical guidance on how to build effective treatment plans for patients presenting with personality disorders. Anchored within a disorder-specific approach, the present volume reviews the evidence base of case formulation methodology. The book takes an integrative and differentiated approach to case formulation, with multiple methods of case formulation, all specifically adapted to the psychotherapy of personality disorders, illustrated with many case examples.

Key Features

  • Provides individualized assessment and measurement in practice
  • Uses 18 case formulation methods for treating personality disorders
  • Identifies evidence-based effective treatment
  • Includes real life case examples

Readership

Clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, and psychotherapists; students in clinical psychology and psychotherapy; academic researchers

Table of Contents

  • Foreword
    Mary C. Zanarini
    1. Case Formulation in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
    SHELLEY MCMAIN, MICHELLE LEYBMAN AND TALI BORITZ
    2. Transference-Focused Psychotherapy: Structural Diagnosis as the Basis for Case Formulation
    KENNETH N. LEVY, YOGEV KIVITY AND FRANK E. YEOMANS
    3. Case Formulations in Mentalization-Based Treatment (MBT) for Patients With Borderline Personality Disorder
    SIGMUND KARTERUD AND MICKEY T. KONGERSLEV
    4. The Corrective Experience of Getting a Life: Case Formulation Using General Psychiatric Management as a Framework to Facilitate Remission and Recovery
    LOIS W. CHOI-KAIN AND ELLEN F. FINCH
    5. Case Formulation in Schema Therapy: Working With the Mode Model
    EVA FASSBINDER, ODETTE BRAND-DE WILDE AND ARNOUD ARNTZ
    6. Cognitive Analytic Therapy: A Relational Approach to Young People With Severe Personality Disorder
    LOUISE K. MCCUTCHEON, IAN B. KERR AND ANDREW M. CHANEN
    7. Case Conceptualization in Clarification-Oriented Psychotherapy
    RAINER SACHSE
    8. Formulation of Functioning for Avoidant Personality Disorder in Metacognitive Interpersonal Therapy
    GIANCARLO DIMAGGIO, RAFFAELE POPOLO AND GIAMPAOLO SALVATORE
    9. What Might Work When Nothing Seems to Work: Case Formulation in the Treatment of Antisocial Personality Disorder in a Forensic Mental Health Setting
    I. FRANKE, ST. NIGEL AND M. DUDECK
    10. Formulating Key Psychosocial Mechanisms of Psychopathology and Change in Interpersonal Reconstructive Therapy
    KENNETH L. CRITCHFIELD, MARIAFÉ PANIZO AND LORNA SMITH BENJAMIN
    11. Motives, Defences, and Conflicts in the Dynamic Formulation for Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Using the Idiographic Conflict Formulation Method
    J. CHRISTOPHER PERRY, MEGAN KNOLL AND VIET TRAN
    12. Case Formulation in Cognitive and Behavioural Therapy
    PETER STURMEY AND MARY MCMURRAN
    13. Conceptualizing Borderline Personality Disorder Within an Emotional Disorders Framework: Implications for Treatment With the Unified Protocol
    SHANNON SAUER-ZAVALA, KATE H. BENTLEY AND JULIANNE G. WILNER
    14. Plan Analysis and the Motive-Oriented Therapeutic  Relationship
    FRANZ CASPAR
    15. Tailored Treatment Planning for Individuals With Personality Disorders: The Operationalized Psychodynamic Diagnosis (OPD) Approach
    JOHANNES C. EHRENTHAL AND CORD BENECKE
    16. Case Formulation in Interpersonal Defence Theory: A Process Model of Interpersonal Phenomena that Play Key Roles in Psychopathology and Psychotherapy
    MICHAEL A. WESTERMAN
    17. Alliance-Focused Formulation: A Work in Process
    CATHERINE F. EUBANKS
    18. Emotion-Based Case Formulation for Personality Disorders
    MICHAEL AREND STRATING AND ANTONIO PASCUAL-LEONE

Product details

  • No. of pages: 432
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2019
  • Published: January 22, 2019
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128135211
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128136126

About the Editor

Ueli Kramer

Ueli Kramer, PhD, is Privat-Docent, psychotherapy researcher and clinical psychotherapist according to Federal Law, at the Department of Psychiatry (Institute of Psychotherapy and General Psychiatry Service), University of Lausanne, Switzerland. He holds an adjunct appointment at the Department of Psychology, University of Windsor, Canada. His research focuses on process and outcome in psychotherapy, in particular the mechanisms of change in treatments of personality disorders and case formulation in personality disorders. He is a broadly trained clinician, working from an integrative psychotherapy perspective. He serves on the editorial board of Psychotherapy Research, Journal of Personality Disorders, Journal of Psychotherapy Integration and Pragmatic Case Studies in Psychotherapy, among others. Dr. Kramer is the co-recipient of the 2015 Inger Salling Award, the recipient of the 2016 Outstanding Early Career Achievement Award of the Society for Psychotherapy Research, of the 2016 Hamburg Award for Personality Disorders and of the 2018 Marvin Goldfried New Researcher Award of the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Lausanne, Switzerland and University of Windsor, Canada

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