The Complete Mental Health Directory
"An informative resource for mental health professionals, students and the public... Overall, this is quite comprehensive and useful for professionals, research students and the public library's general reference needs."

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"A thorough, well-organized resource for information on all aspects of mental health… An authoritative, comprehensive tool for any reference desk, this valuable resource is highly recommended."
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"This book’s strength is the wide variety of subject areas incorporated into one volume with over 5,000 entries, including information suitable for consumers, professional providers, management, and librarians… Recommended for professional collections, and medium to large health, mental health, academic, and public libraries."
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The Complete Mental Health Directory
2016/17 Edition

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Pub. Date: April 2016
Softcover: 800 pages
ISBN: 978-1-61925-915-7
Price: $165.00
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Grey House Publishing is proud to announce the tenth edition of The Complete Mental Health Directory. This edition has been broadly expanded to offer the most comprehensive information covering the field of behavioral health, with detailed, comprehensive and critical information for not only those challenged with a mental disorder, their family and support network, but also for paraprofessionals and professionals in the field.

This unique reference directory provides comprehensive coverage of 21 broad mental health disorder categories, from Adjustment Disorders to Tie Disorders. Within these categories are nearly 100 specific disorders, including Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Asperger's Syndrome, Bopolar Disorder, Postpartum Depression, Schizophrenia, Somatization Disorder, Paraphilias, and many more.

The Complete Mental Health Directory is split up into eight sections and three indexes. Section one, Disorders, consists of 21 chapters dealing with broad categories of mental health issues. Each chapter begins with a description, written in clear, accesible language and includes symptoms, prevalence and treatment options. These descriptions include information on specific syndromes within a general category, such as Social Anxiety Disorder within the Anxiety Disorders chapter. Following the descriptions are specific resources relevant to the disorder, including Associations, Books, Government Agenices, Periodicals, Pamphlets, Support Groups, Hot Lines, Resource Centers, Audio & Video Tapes, and Web Sites.

In this section, you'll find detailed information on the following disorders:

Sections two and three list more than 1,000 National Associations, and Federal and State Agencies that offer general mental health services and support for patients and their families.

Section four contains informatino on Professional Support & Services. This section provides resources that support the many different professionals in the mental health field. Included are specific chapters on Accreditation and Quality Assurance, Associations, Books, Conferences and Meetings, Periodicals, Training and Recruitment, Audio and Video Tapes, Web Sites, and Workbooks and Manuals.

Section five, Publishers, lists major publishers of books and magazines that focus on health care or mental health issues. this material is suitable for both professionals in the mental health industry as well as patients and their support network community.

Section six contains lists of major Facilities and hospitals, arranged by state, which provide treatment for persons with mental health disorders.

The seventh section, Clinical Management, will help you find products and services that support the Clinical Management aspect of the mental health industry, including Directories and Databases, Management Companies, and Information Services, which provide patient and medical data, as well as marketing information.

For immediate access to information on companies that manufacture drugs used to treat many mental health disorders, section eight details Pharmaceutical Companies and Drugs. For easy access to information, listings are organized both by company name and by drug name. New to this section is an appendix of generic medications, and the brand names they replace.

Rounding out this informative directory are three indexes that quickly direct users to relevant and needed information: a Disorder Index, an Entry Index, and a Geographic Index.

This comprehensive volume of needed information is crucial for those suffering from a mental condition and their support network, including professionals who diagnose and treat mental disorders. It combines into a single volume disorder descriptions written in clear, layman's terms, with a wide variety of supporting resources. This is the one-stop-shop on where to go and who to ask for the most diagnosed mental health disorders in the country.

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Pub. Date: April 2016
Softcover: 800 pages
ISBN: 978-1-61925-915-7
Price: $165.00
Online Database: Get Price Quote

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