Conheça o livro e compre online. Obsessive-compulsive Disorder :the Facts – Silva, Padmal Da – ISBN: 0192628607.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder is a relatively common psychological problem, whose symptoms may include excessive hand-washing or other cleansing rituals, extreme slowness, compulsive checking of tasks performed, or repugnant, intrusive thoughts. The authors of this book draw on their own extensive clinical experience to give a lucid account of the nature of obsessive-compulsive behavior. The book is intended both for those who have this disorder and for their families and friends. It is full of up-to-date information about the nature, symptoms, types, causes, treatments, and theories of obsessive-compulsive disorder. The authors look at the full range of therapies available, and provide invaluable practical advice for those who may need help. Numerous case histories are given throughout the book, highlighting various aspects of OCD and its treatment. New to this edition are sections on compulsive hoarding, obsessive slowness, and obsessive-compulsive behavior in children. Both authors are clinical psychologists who have extensive clinical and research experience in this field.
Autor: Silva, Padmal Da