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Moderating Severe Personality Disorders: A Personalized Psychotherapy Approach

 
 
 
 
Moderating Severe Personality Disorders: A Personalized Psychotherapy Approach
Author: Theodore Millon - Seth Grossman
ISBN 13: 9780471717720
ISBN 10: 47171772
Edition: 1
Publisher: Wiley
Publication Date: 2007-04-16
Format: Paperback
Pages: 360
List Price: $60.00
 
 

A revolutionary, personalized psychotherapy approach for the treatment of Axis II personality disorders, by renowned expert Dr. Theodore Millon

Acknowledging the primacy of the whole person, Moderating Severe Personality Disorders: A Personalized Psychotherapy Approach takes into account all of the complexities of human nature—family influences, culture, neurobiological processes, unconscious memories, and so on—illustrating that no part of human nature should lie outside the scope of a clinician's regard.

Part of a three book series, this book provides you with a unique combination of conceptual background and step-by-step practical advice to guide your treatment of Axis II personality disorders.

Detailed case studies are provided throughout the text to illustrate the strategies of personalized psychotherapy for:

  • Retiring/Schizoid Personality Patterns

  • Shy/Avoidant Personality Patterns

  • Pessimistic/Depressive Personality Patterns

  • Aggrieved/Masochistic Personality Patterns

  • Eccentric/Schizotypal Personality Patterns

  • Capricious/Borderline Personality Patterns

  • Suspicious/Paranoid Personality Patterns

Destined to become an essential reference for trainees and professionals, this book makes a revolutionary call to return therapy to the natural reality of each patient's life, seamlessly guiding you in understanding the personality and treatment of the whole, unique, yet complex person.