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The Resource Mental health and mental disorders : an encyclopedia of conditions, treatments, and well-being, Len Sperry, editor-in-chief

Mental health and mental disorders : an encyclopedia of conditions, treatments, and well-being, Len Sperry, editor-in-chief

Label
Mental health and mental disorders : an encyclopedia of conditions, treatments, and well-being
Title
Mental health and mental disorders
Title remainder
an encyclopedia of conditions, treatments, and well-being
Statement of responsibility
Len Sperry, editor-in-chief
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Serving as an indispensable resource for students and general-interest readers alike, this three-volume work provides a comprehensive view of mental health that covers both mental well-being and mental illness"--
  • "The quest to understand mental health and its disorders is first noted in the writings of the Ancient Greeks. With today's new technologies and constant research, scientists have uncovered many causes of mental disorders and conditions as well as new treatments to reduce symptoms as well as prevent these conditions. Mental health is a broad term that encompasses both dysfunction and well-being from conception through the life span. The purpose of this encyclopedia is to provide a wide-ranging reference source on mental health and its disorders, written at a level accessible for upper high school and college students as well as for the layperson. The encyclopedia provides insights into the discipline of mental health and covers both healthy functioning and mental disorders or conditions, treatment methods, and factors that promote mental health and well-being. Mental Health and Mental Disorders: An Encyclopedia of Conditions, Treatments, and Well-Being aims to open the door to mental health research for readers, as well as direct them to accurate and current resources for further investigation"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.89
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC437
LC item number
.M47 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WM 13
NLM item number
M549 2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sperry, Len
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychiatry
  • Mental health
  • Mental illness
  • Mental health
  • Psychiatry
Label
Mental health and mental disorders : an encyclopedia of conditions, treatments, and well-being, Len Sperry, editor-in-chief
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. A-E -- v. 2. F-P -- v. 3. Q-Z
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
3 volumes (xliv, 1310 pages)
Isbn
9781440803826
Isbn Type
(hardback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2015018246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn915943054
  • (OCoLC)915943054
Label
Mental health and mental disorders : an encyclopedia of conditions, treatments, and well-being, Len Sperry, editor-in-chief
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. A-E -- v. 2. F-P -- v. 3. Q-Z
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
3 volumes (xliv, 1310 pages)
Isbn
9781440803826
Isbn Type
(hardback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2015018246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn915943054
  • (OCoLC)915943054

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