Abnormal Psychology: A South African Perspective

Abnormal Psychology: A South African Perspective

By: Melanie Lake (author), Beate van Krosigk (author), Elsabe Jordaan (author), Tracey-Lee Austin (author), Juan Nel (author), Gale Ure (author), Christiaan Bezuindenhout (author), Basil Pillay (author)Paperback

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Abnormal Psychology: A South African Perspective highlights cultural variances pertinent to the understanding of abnormal psychology ensuring relevance to the South African context. It includes a chapter on South African legislation on the management of people with disorders, which includes applicable excerpts from the South African ethical code for psychologists. The book maps the spectrum of psychological disorders covered in undergraduate curricula, and refers to both International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10) and Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR) criteria to classify and define mental disorders.

About Author

A. Burke, T-L. Austin, C. Bezuidenhout, L. Du Plessis, E. Jordaan, M.T. Lake, J. Nel, B. Pillay, G. Ure, C. Visser, B. Von Krosigk, A. Vorster



Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780195980547
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 576
  • ID: 9780195980547
  • weight: 905
  • ISBN10: 0195980549

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