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The Nature of Psychopathology and Abnormal Psychology
The Diagnosis of Mental Disorders

References

American Psychiatric Association. (2000). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (Revised 4th ed.). Washington, DC: Author

American Psychiatric Association. (2010). DSM-5 development. Washington, DC: Author. Retrieved from www.dsm5.org

Barlow, D.H., & Durand, V.M. (2009). Abnormal psychology: an integrative approach, fifth edition. Belmont, Ca. USA: Wadsworth Cengage Learning.

Bornstein, R., & Gold, S. (2008). Comorbidity of personality disorders and somatization disorder: A meta-analytic review. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 30(2), 154-161. doi:10.1007/s10862-007-9052-2.

Chaturvedi, S., Desai, G., & Shaligram, D. (2006). Somatoform disorders, somatization and abnormal illness behaviour. International Review of Psychiatry, 18(1), 75-80. doi:10.1080/09540260500467087.

Deaton, A. (1998). Treating conversion disorders: Is a pediatric rehabilitation hospital the place?. Rehabilitation Psychology, 43(1), 56-62. doi:10.1037/0090-5550.43.1.56.

Didie, E., Kelly, M., & Phillips, K. (2010). Clinical features of body dysmorphic disorder. Psychiatric Annals, 40(7), 310-316. doi:10.3928/00485713-20100701-03.

Hurwitz, T. (2004). Somatization and Conversion Disorder. The Canadian Journal of Psychiarty / La Revue canadienne de pschiatrie, 49(3), 172-178. Retrieved from PsycINFO database.

Lipsitt, D., & Starcevic, V. (2006). Psychotherapy and Pharmacotherapy in the Treatment of Somatoform Disorders. Psychiatric Annals, 36(5), 341-348. Retrieved from PsycINFO database.

Magarinos, M., Zafar, U., Nissenson, K., & Blanco, C. (2002). Epidemiology and treatment of hypochondriasis. CNS Drugs, 16(1), 9-22. doi:10.2165/00023210-200216010-00002.

Mai, F. (2004). Somatization Disorder: A Practical Review. The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry / La Revue canadienne de psychiatrie, 49(10), 652-662. Retrieved from PsycINFO database.

Phillips, K., Didie, E., Menard, W., Pagano, M., Fay, C., & Weisberg, R. (2006). Clinical features of body dysmorphic disorder in adolescents and adults. Psychiatry Research, 141(3), 305-314. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2005.09.014.

Tocchio, S. (2009). Treatment of conversion disorder: A clinical and holistic approach. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 47(8), 43-49. Retrieved from PsycINFO database.

Veale, D. (2010) Cognitive behavioral therapy for body dysmorphic disorder. Psychiatric Annals, 40(7), 333-340. doi:10.3928/00485713-20100701-06.

Other External Links

  • Wikipedia - Somatoform disorder
  • Childrens Hospital - Fact or fiction: Somatoform disorders explored


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