Abnormal Psychology: Clinical Perspectives on Psychological Disorders with DSM-5 Update

Abnormal Psychology: Clinical Perspectives on Psychological Disorders with DSM-5 Update




Susan Krauss Whitbourne and Richard Halgin’s Abnormal Psychology: Clinical Perspectives on Psychological Disorders, 7e is now updated to include the DSM-5. Presenting the Human Experience of Psychological Disorders. In Susan Krauss Whitbourne and Richard Halgin’s Abnormal Psychology: Clinical Perspectives on Psychological Disorders, students are shown the human side of Abnormal Psychology. Through the widespread use of current and relevant clinical case studies, and the biographies and first-person quotations in the Real Stories feature, students are presented with real-life portrayals of the disorders featured in the text. The text maintains the integrative approach to treatment using the biopsychosocial model, and acknowledges the evolution of psychological disorders over the lifespan. New to this edition is Connect Abnormal Psychology, with McGraw-Hill's groundbreaking adaptive tool, LearnSmart and Faces Interactive, a unique digital learning environment which provides students with an opportunity to observe real people through a series of case studies on 12 different psychological disorders. Connect is the only integrated learning system that empowers students by continuously adapting to deliver precisely what they need, when they need it, and how they need it, so that your class time is more engaging and effective.

Title Abnormal Psychology: Clinical Perspectives on Psychological Disorders with DSM-5 Update
Publisher McGraw-Hill Education
Language English
ISBN 1259133389
ISBN-13 9781259133381
Pages 480
Publication 2013
  • Susan Krauss Whitbourne

    Susan Krauss Whitbourne, Ph.D., is currently a professor of Psychology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst where for 20 years she directed the undergraduate Honors Program in Psychology. She now directs the Commonwealth Honors College's Office of National Scholarship Advisement. She grew up in Buffalo, N.Y. and graduated from the University at Buffalo. She received her Ph.D. in developmental psychology from Columbia University and completed a postdoctoral respecialization pro...

  • Richard Halgin

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