DescriptionCase formulation is a key skill for mental health practitioners, and this book provides examples of ten case formulations representing the most common mental health problems in a variety of populations and contexts, offering commentary on contrasting formulations of the same case.
- Provides an overview of the general features of case formulation and how it can drive treatment
- Features clinical cases from a variety of populations, focusing on a range of different problems
- Covers all the major theoretical perspectives in clinical practice – behavioural, cognitive behavioural, psychodynamic, medical , and eclectic
- Offers commentary on contrasting formulations of the same case for five different clinical problems
List of Contributors.
PART I OVERVIEW.
1 Case Formulation: A Review and Overview of this Volume (Peter Sturmey).
PART II DEPRESSION.
2 Sally: A Case of Depression (Mari Brannigan and Christopher Williams).
3 Cognitive Formulation of Depression: Case of Sally (Cory F. Newman).
4 Behavioural Formulation of Depression: The Case of Sally (Carl W. Lejuez, Tyish S. Hall Brown, and Derek R. Hopko).
5 Commentary on Cognitive and Behavioural Formulations of Anxiety-Depression (Christopher J. Williams).
PART III PSYCHOSIS.
6 Zeppi: A Case of Psychosis (Anthony DiMech, David Kingdom, and Maged Swelam).
7 A Psychiatric Approach to Case Formulation (David A. Casey).
8 A Behavior Analytic Formulation of a Case of Psychosis (David A. Wilder).
9 Formulating Zeppi: A Commentary (Richard P. Bentall).
PART IV EATING DISORDERS.
10 A Case of Eating Disorder: Antoinette Hilbert-Smith (Jonathon T. Newton).
11 A Formulation of the Case of Antoinette: A Multiperspective Approach (Priyanthy Weerasekera).
12 The Functional Analysis and Functional Analytic Clinical Case Formulation: A Case of Anorexia Nervosa (Raimo Lappalainen, Tero Timonen, and Stephen N. Haynes).
13 Commentary on Formulations of Eating Disorders (Myra Cooper).
PART V OLDER ADULTS.
14 A Case of Problematic Behavior in an Older Adult (Helen DeVries).
15 A Cognitive Analytic Formulation (Mark Dunn).
16 The Core Conflictual Relationship Theme: A Psychodynamic Formulation of the Case of Mrs. Lewis (Marna S. Barrett).
17 Commentary on Formulations of a Case of Problematic Behavior in an Older Adult (Kevin Howells and Laurence Jones).
PART VI INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES.
18 A Case of Anger in a Person with Intellectual Disabilities (Betsey A. Benson).
19 A Psychodynamic Formulation (Nigel Beail and Tom Jackson).
20 A Cognitive-Behavioural Formulation of Anger in a Man with an Intellectual Disability (Paul Willner).
21 Commentary on Formulations of Anger in a Person with Intellectual Disabilities (Robert Didden).
PART VII EMERGING ISSUES.
22 Contemporary Themes in Case Formulation (Tracey D. Eells).