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Mount Sinai Expert Guides: Psychiatry

Mount Sinai Expert Guides: Psychiatry

Asher B. Simon (Editor), Antonia S. New (Editor), Wayne K. Goodman (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-118-65425-5

Nov 2016

440 pages



The Mount Sinai Expert Guides provide quick access to point-of-care specialist clinical information for physicians across a range of therapeutic areas.

For each specialty area, the guides emphasize:

• Common pitfalls in diagnosis and management

• How to prevent complications

• Diagnostic and treatment algorithms

• Key scientific trials

• Evidence-based clinical content

• Major society guidelines

in order to summarize the very latest in diagnosis and management of diseases and related symptoms.

Edited by renowned specialists from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, key faculty members provide the content for all chapters. To ensure consistency within each book and the series as a whole, chapters follow a unified structure throughout.

Bonus features such as online case studies with related questions for self-assessment, key patient advice, and ICD codes are provided via the series companion website.

Each guide also has its own mobile app available for purchase, allowing you rapid access to the key features wherever you may be.

This book is accompanied by a companion website:


Series Foreword


List of Abbreviations

About the Companion Website


1 DSM-5
Evan Leibu and Michael B. First

2 Research Domain Criteria (RDoC)
Tobias B. Halene and Vilma Gabbay

3 Functional Neuroanatomy
James W. Murrough, Amy R. Glick, Nicholas S. Stevens, and Thomas P. Naidich

4 Translational Neuroscience in Clinical Psychiatry
Ivan Chavarria-Siles, Emily Stern, Schahram Akbarian, Pamela Sklar, and Eric J. Nestler

5 Neuropsychological Assessment and Psychological Tests
Katherine E. Burdick, Manuela Russo, and Jane Martin

6 Clinical Use of Laboratory Tests, Brain Imaging, and Biomarkers
Carrie L. Ernst and James W. Murrough

7 Neuromodulation Treatments
Kyle A.B. Lapidus, Nigel I. Kennedy, Wayne K. Goodman, and Charles H. Kellner

8 General Principles of Psychotherapy
Asher B. Simon and Michael Brus

9 Clinical Documentation: What to Include in the Psychiatric Record
Amanda Focht, Gloria J. Rodriguez, and Brian Fuchs


10 Depressive Disorders
Hiwot Woldu, James W. Murrough, and Dan V. Iosifescu

11 Bipolar Disorders
Le-Ben Wan, Joseph F. Goldberg, Katherine E. Burdick, and Dan V. Iosifescu

12 Anxiety Disorders
Marc S. Lener, Dennis S. Charney, and Adriana Feder

13 Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders
Rachel Yehuda, Amy Lehrner, and Laura C. Pratchett

14 Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
Dorothy E. Grice, Timothy Rice, and Wayne K. Goodman

15 Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Rachel Moster, Larry J. Siever, and Sophia Frangou

16 Substance Use and Addictive Disorders
Allison K. Ungar, Anna B. Konova, Alkesh Patel, Rita Z. Goldstein, and Yasmin L. Hurd

17 Personality Disorders: Assessment and Treatment
Antonia S. New, M. Mercedes Perez-Rodriguez, and Jake Rosenberg

18 Psychiatric Presentations of Primary Medical Illness
Adam Karz, Madeleine Fersh, Akhil Shenoy, and Kim Klipstein

19 Neuropsychiatric Illnesses
Silvana Riggio, Zorica Filipovic-Jewell, and Devendra S. Thakur

20 Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders, Including Illness Anxiety, Factitious, Malingering, and Conversion Disorders
Hansel Arroyo, Kim Klipstein, Carrie L. Ernst, and Jennifer Finkel

21 Sexual Dysfunctions, Gender Dysphoria, and Paraphilic Disorders
Stephen Snyder, William Byne, and Sara Lozyniak

22 Eating Disorders
Thomas B. Hildebrandt, Sharon M. Batista, Matthew Shear, and Yadira Alonso

23 Sleep-Wake Disorders
Akhil Shenoy, Rachel Fischer, and Amir Garakani


24 Assessment of Child Development
Suzanne Garfinkle, Mary M. LaLonde, and John O’Brien

25 Autism Spectrum Disorder
Benjamin N. Angarita and Alexander Kolevzon

26 Intellectual Developmental Disorders in Children and into Adulthood
Jesse L. Costales, Asher B. Simon, and Katharine A. Stratigos

27 Child and Adolescent Anxiety Disorders
Thomas J. DePrima and Vilma Gabbay

28 Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Jeffrey H. Newcorn, Laura Powers, and Stacy McAllister

29 Child and Adolescent Disruptive, Impulse Control, and Conduct Disorders
Iliyan Ivanov, Robert J. Jaffe, and John Leikauf

30 Mood Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence
Brandon D. Johnson, Anne F. Bird, and Vilma Gabbay

31 Tics and Other Motor Disorders
Amy L. Egolf, Paul A. Mitrani, and Barbara J. Coffey


32 Dementia and Other Neurocognitive Disorders
Judith Neugroschl, Erica Rapp, and Mary Sano

33 Delirium
Joseph I. Friedman and Devendra S. Thakur

34 Late-Life Depression
Samuel P. Greenstein, Daniel McGonigle, and Charles H. Kellner

35 Late-Life Psychosis
Matthew F. Majeske, Violeta Nistor, and Charles H. Kellner


36 Approach to the Violent, Aggressive, and Agitated Patient
Nelly Alia-Klein, Amy L. Johnson, Naomi Schmelzer, and Antonia S. New

37 Approach to the Suicidal Patient
Marianne Goodman and Violeta Nistor

38 Approach to the Non-Adherent Patient
Nathaniel Mendelsohn and Roy Bachar

39 Psychiatric Ethics
Alison Welch and Jacob M. Appel

40 Psychiatric Illness during Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period
Michael E. Silverman and Betsy O’Brien

41 Resilience
Adriana Feder, Mariana Schmajuk, Dennis S. Charney, and Steven M. Southwick

42 Emergency Psychiatry
Amy L. Johnson, Naomi Schmelzer, Maria Linden, and Claudine Egol

43 Forensic Psychiatry
Jacob M. Appel, Amir Garakani, and Michal Kunz

44 Global and Disaster Psychiatry
Diana Samuel, Jan Schuetz-Mueller, and Craig L. Katz

45 Symptomatology and Psychopharmacology Across Cultures
Daniella Loh, Olanrewaju Dokun, and Sharon M. Batista

46 Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Psychiatry
Ellen Vora, Amy Aloysi, and Rachel Zhuk

47 Models for Delivery of Care
Sabina Lim and Joseph M. Cerimele

Index, 392