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The Psychopharmacology Treatment Planner

David C. Purselle, Charles B. Nemeroff, Arthur E. Jongsma Jr.

ISBN: 978-0-471-47125-7 March 2004 288 Pages


The Psychopharmacology Treatment Planner provides all theelements necessary to quickly and easily develop formal treatmentplans that satisfy the demands of HMOs, managed care companies,third-party payors, and state and federal review agencies.
* Saves you hours of time-consuming paperwork, yet offers thefreedom to develop customized treatment plans for clients whosetherapy includes psychotropic drugs
* Organized around 28 main presenting problems regularly treatedwith a combination of psychotropic and psychotherapeuticinterventions or treatment modalities, from ADHD, dementia, andsubstance abuse to antisocial behavior, bipolar disorders, andmore
* Over 1,000 well-crafted, clear statements describe thebehavioral manifestations of each relational problem, long-termgoals, short-term objectives, and clinically tested treatmentoptions
* Easy-to-use reference format helps locate treatment plancomponents by behavioral problem or DSM-IV-TR(TM) diagnosis
* Includes a sample treatment plan that conforms to therequirements of most third-party payors and accrediting agencies(including HCFA, JCAHO, and NCQA)
Adjustment Disorder with Depression or Anxiety
Anger Management
Antisocial Behavior
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) -
Borderline Personality
Chemical Dependence -
Relapse Prevention
Chemical Dependence -
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Pain
Cognitive Deficits -
Cognitive Deficits -
Developmental Disorder
Eating Disorder
Female Sexual Dysfunction
Impulse Control Disorder
Male Sexual Dysfunction
Mania /
Medical Issues -
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Sleep Disorder
Social Discomfort
Suicidal Ideation
Commonly Used Psychiatric Medications
Index of DSM-IV-TR Codes Associated with Presenting Problems Practice Planners Site
  1. Focuses on psychopharmacological treatments for each DSM-IV-TR category for which there are known treatments, including ADHD, major depressive disorders, bi-polar disorders, anxiety, etc.
  2. Co-authored by two of the country's leading specialists in psychopharmacology
  3. Includes a comprehensive index of psychopharmacological drugs used in treatment, ideal for student reference
  4. Also includes index of DSM-IV-TR Codes associated with presenting problems addressed in the book