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The Resource Mental illness, Roman Espejo, book editor

Mental illness, Roman Espejo, book editor

Label
Mental illness
Title
Mental illness
Statement of responsibility
Roman Espejo, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Mental Illness: Is Mental Illness a Serious Problem?; How Should Society Address Mental Illness?; What Mental Health Issues Do Youths Face Today?; What Treatments for Mental Illness Are Effective?"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.2
Index
index present
LC call number
RC480
LC item number
.M46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Espejo, Roman
Series statement
Opposing viewspoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
Label
Mental illness, Roman Espejo, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-202) and index
Contents
Chapter 1: Is Mental Illness a Serious Problem? Chapter preface -- 1. Mental Illness Is Prevalent in America / Marla Cantrell -- 2. The Prevalence of Mental Illness in America Is Exaggerated / Allen Frances -- 3. Medications for Mental Illness Are Overprescribed / Robert Whitaker, as told to Jed Lipinski -- 4. Restricting Medications for Mental Illness Harms Patients / Mental Health America -- 5. Mental Illness Can Be a Source of Creativity / Roger Dobson -- 6. The Link Between Mental Illness and Creativity Is Misunderstood / Hara Estroff Marano -- Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography -- Chapter 2: How Should Society Address Mental Illness? Chapter preface -- 1. Involuntary Treatment Is Warranted for the Severely Mentally Ill / Treatment Advocacy Center -- 2. Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Violates Patients' Rights to Autonomy / Mental Health America -- 3. Mentally Ill Veterans Need More Effective Psychotherapy / Norra MacReady -- 4. Psychotherapy May Not Be Beneficial to Military Veterans / Paula J. Caplan -- Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography -- Chapter 3: What Mental Health Issues Do Youths Face Today? Chapter preface -- 1. Trends in Teen Suicide Are a Serious Problem / Karen Ann Cullota -- 2. Teen Suicide Is Not on the Rise / Jeremy Olson -- 3. Mental Health Screenings in Schools Help Children / Richard A. Friedman -- 4. Mental Health Screenings in Schools Can Harm Children / Nathaniel S. Lehrman -- Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography -- Chapter 4: What Treatments for Mental Illness Are Effective? Chapter preface -- 1. Electroconvulsive Therapy Can Be Helpful / Melissa Dahl -- 2. Electroconvulsive Therapy May Not Be Helpful / Matt Snyders -- 3. Schizophrenia Can Be Successfully Treated with Medication / Joseph P. McEvoy -- 4. Schizophrenia Can Be Successfully Treated Without Medication / Tim Calton -- 5. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Is a Valuable Treatment / Judith Beck, as told to Judy Madewell and Michael F. Shaughnessy -- 6. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Is a Beneficial Treatment / Claudia Dewane -- Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography -- For Further Discussion -- Organizations to Contact
Control code
ocn707965608
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9780737757354
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011011655
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707965608
  • (OCoLC)707965608
Label
Mental illness, Roman Espejo, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-202) and index
Contents
Chapter 1: Is Mental Illness a Serious Problem? Chapter preface -- 1. Mental Illness Is Prevalent in America / Marla Cantrell -- 2. The Prevalence of Mental Illness in America Is Exaggerated / Allen Frances -- 3. Medications for Mental Illness Are Overprescribed / Robert Whitaker, as told to Jed Lipinski -- 4. Restricting Medications for Mental Illness Harms Patients / Mental Health America -- 5. Mental Illness Can Be a Source of Creativity / Roger Dobson -- 6. The Link Between Mental Illness and Creativity Is Misunderstood / Hara Estroff Marano -- Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography -- Chapter 2: How Should Society Address Mental Illness? Chapter preface -- 1. Involuntary Treatment Is Warranted for the Severely Mentally Ill / Treatment Advocacy Center -- 2. Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Violates Patients' Rights to Autonomy / Mental Health America -- 3. Mentally Ill Veterans Need More Effective Psychotherapy / Norra MacReady -- 4. Psychotherapy May Not Be Beneficial to Military Veterans / Paula J. Caplan -- Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography -- Chapter 3: What Mental Health Issues Do Youths Face Today? Chapter preface -- 1. Trends in Teen Suicide Are a Serious Problem / Karen Ann Cullota -- 2. Teen Suicide Is Not on the Rise / Jeremy Olson -- 3. Mental Health Screenings in Schools Help Children / Richard A. Friedman -- 4. Mental Health Screenings in Schools Can Harm Children / Nathaniel S. Lehrman -- Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography -- Chapter 4: What Treatments for Mental Illness Are Effective? Chapter preface -- 1. Electroconvulsive Therapy Can Be Helpful / Melissa Dahl -- 2. Electroconvulsive Therapy May Not Be Helpful / Matt Snyders -- 3. Schizophrenia Can Be Successfully Treated with Medication / Joseph P. McEvoy -- 4. Schizophrenia Can Be Successfully Treated Without Medication / Tim Calton -- 5. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Is a Valuable Treatment / Judith Beck, as told to Judy Madewell and Michael F. Shaughnessy -- 6. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Is a Beneficial Treatment / Claudia Dewane -- Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography -- For Further Discussion -- Organizations to Contact
Control code
ocn707965608
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9780737757354
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011011655
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707965608
  • (OCoLC)707965608

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