A Lawyer's Guide to Understanding Psychiatry

    By John S Carbone

    A Lawyer's Guide to Understanding Psychiatry

    A Lawyer's Guide to Understanding Psychiatry

    By John S Carbone

    This book covers all psychiatric situations and terminology a lawyer is likely to encounter in dealing with patients and clinicians. Learn to use this information to develop powerful questions to help win your case.
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    A Lawyer's Guide to Understanding Psychiatry focuses on providing a basic understanding of, and working familiarity with, the situations and terminology lawyers encounter in dealing with patients and clinicians. This information enables lawyers to frame better questions and more precisely identify facts pertinent to the case. The book begins with an overview of both Western Psychiatry and the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual. Subsequent chapters cover:

    • Pursuing the diagnosis
    • Neuroses and psychoses
    • Personality disorders
    • Psychotropic medications and other treatment options
    • Divination of future dangerousness

    Product Details

    Authors

    John S Carbone

    Publishers

    ABA Book Publishing

    ISBN

    9781614385943

    Page Count

    255

    Product Code

    5150454

    Trim Size

    6x9 Paperback

    Publication Date

    8/1/2012 12:00:00 AM

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