Year Book of Psychiatry and Applied Mental Health 2013 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455772889, 9781455773121

Year Book of Psychiatry and Applied Mental Health 2013, Volume 2013

1st Edition

Authors: James Ballinger Peter Buckley Richard Frances Janice Krupnick Avram Mack
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455772889
eBook ISBN: 9781455773121
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 10th December 2012


The Year Book of Psychiatry and Applied Mental Health brings you abstracts of the articles that reported the year's breakthrough developments in psychiatry and mental health, carefully selected from more than 300 journals worldwide. Expert commentaries evaluate the clinical importance of each article and discuss its application to your practice. There's no faster or easier way to stay informed! Annual topics feature the latest information on biological psychiatry, alcohol and substance-related disorders, psychiatry and the law, psychotherapy, and clinical psychiatry.


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About the Authors

James Ballinger Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of S Carolina

Peter Buckley Author

Peter F Buckley, MD, is Professor and Chairman in the Department of Psychiatry at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. He immigrated to America in 1992 after completing his medical degree and post-doctoral training at the University College Dublin School of Medicine in Ireland. His thesis was on the subject of neuroimaging and neurodevelopment in schizophrenia. Before joining the Department of Psychiatry at the Medical College of Georgia, Dr Buckley was Professor of Psychiatry and Vice Chair in the Department of Psychiatry at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio and served as Medical Director at Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare System (NBHS), the adult state psychiatric services for Cleveland and Toledo, Ohio. Dr Buckley conducts research on the neurobiology and treatment of schizophrenia. He is author of a textbook on psychiatry and has edited eight specialist books on schizophrenia, as well as publishing widely in major psychiatric journals with over 250 book chapters, articles and abstracts. Dr Buckley is also Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Dual Diagnosis and is on the editorial board of five other journals. He is recipient of several awards for his work, including an Exemplary Psychiatrist Award from the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill. Dr Buckley is also the recipient of the 2004 American Psychiatric Association Administrative Psychiatric Award.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry; Associate Dean for Leadership Development, Medical College of Georgia, GA, USA

Richard Frances Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Silver Hill Hospital

Janice Krupnick Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Georgetown University

Avram Mack Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Georgetown University