Logo

Depression in Adults with a Chronic Physical Health Problem

Large book cover: Depression in Adults with a Chronic Physical Health Problem

Depression in Adults with a Chronic Physical Health Problem

Publisher: British Psychological Society
ISBN/ASIN: 1904671861
ISBN-13: 9781904671862
Number of pages: 422

Description:
People with a chronic physical health problem (e.g. cancer, diabetes) are three times more likely to develop depression. When they do, it is much more severe. Sets out clear recommendations for healthcare staff (based on the best available evidence) on how to diagnose and manage adults with a chronic physical health problem who have depression, in order to significantly improve their treatment and care.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(2.2MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Hysteria Beyond FreudHysteria Beyond Freud
by - University of California Press
An absorbing, erudite reevaluation of the history of hysteria. The widely respected authors draw upon the insights of the social and cultural history, to examine the ways in which hysteria has been conceived from antiquity to the twentieth century.
(12565 views)
Book cover: Mental Health: Culture, Race, and EthnicityMental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity
- U.S. Public Health Service
This book documents the existence of striking disparities for minorities in mental health services and underlying knowledge base. Racial and ethnic minorities have less access to mental health services. They are less likely to receive needed care.
(9099 views)
Book cover: Complementary and Alternative Medicine Treatments in PsychiatryComplementary and Alternative Medicine Treatments in Psychiatry
by - Flying Publisher
The book gives the practitioner a solid introduction into the philosophy behind CAM approaches as well as a broad array of evidence-based CAM therapies that are increasingly finding their way into patient treatment plans with positive results.
(8965 views)
Book cover: Invisible Wounds of WarInvisible Wounds of War
by - RAND Corporation
This monograph focuses on post-traumatic stress disorder, major depression, and traumatic brain injury. Unlike the physical wounds of war, these conditions are often invisible to the eye, remaining invisible to society in general.
(16047 views)