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First responder's guide to abnormal psychology, applications for police, firefighters, and rescue personnel, William I. Dorfman and Lenore E.A. Walker

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First responder's guide to abnormal psychology, applications for police, firefighters, and rescue personnel, William I. Dorfman and Lenore E.A. Walker
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
First responder's guide to abnormal psychology
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
74650563
Responsibility statement
William I. Dorfman and Lenore E.A. Walker
Sub title
applications for police, firefighters, and rescue personnel
Table Of Contents
Introduction -- The role and importance of first responders to dealing with psychologically disordered individuals -- Normal vs. abnormal behavior: a continuum -- Key mental health issues in the criminal justice and emergency medical systems -- Disorders of the brain and central nervous system -- The psychotic disorders -- The mood disorders -- The anxiety, somatoform and dissociative disorders -- The personality disorders -- The substance use disorders -- Crisis, terrorism and trauma-based disorders -- Therapeutic justice -- Mental disorders in youth -- Index
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