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Chronic Mental Illness and the Changing Scope of Intervention Strategies, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Although the epidemiology of mental illnesses is innately complex, there have been many strides in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic mental illnesses as more research is being conducted in the field. As more information becomes available, mental health professionals are able to develop more effective plans for caring for their patients. Chronic Mental Illness and the Changing Scope of Intervention Strategies, Diagnosis, and Treatment examines emergent research on the identification and epidemiology of various mental illnesses. Featuring information on the prevalence of the disease, psychopharmacological advancements, and strategies for the management of chronic mental illnesses, this book is ideally suited for students, psychiatrists, psychologists, neurologists, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, and other health professionals interested in learning more about shifting practices in the mental health sector.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
    1. Mission
    2. Coverage
  5. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. Foreword
  7. Preface
    1. INTRODUCTION
    2. OBJECTIVE OF THE BOOK
    3. ORGANIZATION OF THE BOOK
  8. Acknowledgment
  9. Section 1: Chronic Mental Illness and Rehabilitation
    1. Chapter 1: Chronic Mental Illnesses and Homelessness
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. CONCEPT OF HOMELESSNESS
      4. HOMELESSNESS: RELATIONSHIP WITH MENTAL ILLNESS
      5. ASSOCIATION OF HOMELESSNESS AND MENTAL ILLNESS: REASONS BEHIND
      6. BARRIERS IN ACCESSING HEALTH CARE BY HOMELESS MENTALLY ILL
      7. STRATEGIES FOR COMMUNITY BASED INTERVENTIONS FOR HOMELESS PERSONS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS
      8. ACCESS TO COMMUNITY CARE AND EFFECTIVE SERVICES AND SUPPORTS (ACCESS):
      9. CURRENT SCENARIO AND HOPE FOR FUTURE
      10. CONCLUSION
      11. REFERENCES
      12. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 2: Chronic Mental Illness in Old Age Homes
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. THEORIES OF AGING
      4. AGING PROCESS AND CHRONIC MENTAL ILLNESS
      5. COMMON CHRONIC MENTAL DISORDERS IN OLDER ADULTS
      6. AGING TRENDS IN THE WORLD
      7. HEALTH STATUS OF ELDERLY LIVING IN THE OLD AGE HOMES
      8. STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS IN OLD AGE HOMES
      9. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTION
      10. CONCLUSION
      11. REFERENCES
      12. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 3: Chronic Mental Illness and Dumping Patients
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. INDIAN SCENARIO
      4. FACTORS AFFECTING DUMPING PATIENTS
      5. MISUSE OF SERVICE BY FAMILY
      6. ROLE OF VARIOUS DOMAINS
      7. SUGGESTIONS
      8. CONCLUSION
      9. REFERENCES
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    4. Chapter 4: Psychosocial Intervention Strategies for Patients with Schizophrenia
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. WORLD SCENARIO
      4. SYMPTOMOTALOGY
      5. POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE SYMPTOMS
      6. TYPES OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
      7. PSYCHOSOCAL INTERVENTIONS
      8. THE INDIAN SCENARIO
      9. IMPLEMENTATION
      10. CONCLUSION
      11. REFERENCES
      12. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  10. Section 2: Chronic Mental Illness and Comorbidities
    1. Chapter 5: Comorbidity Issues and Treatment in Chronic Mental Illness
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. SCHIZOPHRENIA
      4. ETIOLOGY
      5. TREATMENT
      6. BIPOLAR DISORDER
      7. ETIOLOGY
      8. TREATMENT
      9. OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER
      10. ETIOLOGY
      11. TREATMENT
      12. DISCUSSION
      13. CONCLUSION
      14. REFERENCES
      15. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 6: Management of Chronic Mental Illnesses and Substance Use Disorders
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. EPIDEMIOLOGY
      4. COMMON PSYCHIATRIC CO-MORBIDITIES
      5. OPIOIDS
      6. DUAL DIAGNOSIS TYPOLOGY
      7. MANAGEMENT
      8. MODELS OF MANAGEMENT
      9. COMPONENTS OF INTEGRATED TREATMENT MODELS
      10. PHARMACOLOGICAL APPROACHES
      11. CONCLUSION
      12. REFERENCES
      13. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  11. Section 3: Chronic Mental Illness: Family and Global Burden
    1. Chapter 7: Understanding and Management of Caregivers' Stress and Burden of Person with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. THE ROLE OF OCD IN CAREGIVER’S STRESS
      4. THE ROLE OF FAMILY IN PATIENTS WITH OCD
      5. COPING WITH CAREGIVER BURDEN
      6. GOING DEEP INTO THE MINDS OF CAREGIVERS
      7. ACCOMMODATION IN OCD
      8. EXPRESSED EMOTIONS IN OCD
      9. TOOLS TO ASSESS CAREGIVER STRESS AND BURDEN
      10. PSYCHOLOGICAL INTERVENTION FOR CAREGIVER STRESS AND BURDEN
      11. CONCLUSION
      12. REFERENCES
      13. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 8: Predictors of Expressed Emotion, Caregiver's Burden, and Quality of Life in Chronic Mental Illness
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. EXPRESSED EMOTION
      4. QUALITY OF LIFE
      5. CAREGIVER’S BURDEN
      6. METHODS
      7. RESULTS
      8. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTION
      9. CONCLUSION
      10. REFERENCES
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 9: Global Burden of Mental Disorders
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. DEFINING CHRONIC MENTAL ILLNESS
      4. GLOBAL BURDEN OF MENTAL DISORDERS
      5. BURDEN OF SPECIFIC MENTAL ILLNESS
      6. ECONOMIC BURDEN MENTAL ILLNESS
      7. GLOBAL BURDEN ASSESMENT SCALES
      8. DISABILITY ASSESMENT SCALE
      9. DISABILITY IN INDIA
      10. UNMET NEEDS
      11. QUALITY OF CARE OF CHRONIC MENTALLY ILL
      12. TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION
      13. THE BIO-PSYCHO-SOCIAL APPROACH
      14. RECOMMENDATIONS
      15. CONCLUSION
      16. REFERENCES
      17. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  12. Section 4: Chronic Mental Illness: Disabilities and Legal Issues
    1. Chapter 10: Disability in Schizophrenia
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. NEUROCOGNITIVE FUNCTIONING IN SCHIZOPHRENIA
      4. FACTORS THAT AFFECT PSYCHOSOCIAL FUNCTIONING IN SCHIZOPHRENIA
      5. NEUROCOGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT AND PSYCHOSOCIAL FUNCTIONING
      6. SUPPORTIVE FINDINGS
      7. INDIRECT DISABILITIES
      8. ASSESSMENT OF DISABILITY IN SCHIZOPHRENIA AND ISSUES
      9. CONCLUSION
      10. REFERENCES
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 11: Chronic Mental Illness in Prisons
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. PRISONS AND PRISONER STATISTICS IN WORLD
      4. PRISONS AND PRISONER STATISTICS IN INDIA
      5. STATISTICS OF INCIDENCE AND PREVALENCE OF MENTAL ILLNESS IN PRISONS ACROSS THE WORLD
      6. PERCENTAGE PREVALENCE OF VARIOUS PSYCHIATRIC ILLNESSES IN PRISONS: INTERNATIONAL PERSEPECTIVE
      7. CAUSES AND EXCERBATION OF PSYCHIATRIC ILLNESS IN PRISON
      8. TREATMENT AND INTERVENTION STRATEGIES
      9. SHORT COMINGS OF TREATMENT AND INTERVENTON STRATGIES
      10. RECOMMENDATIONS
      11. CONCLUSION
      12. REFERENCES
      13. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 12: Legal Aspects of Chronic Mental Illness
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. DISABILITY
      4. INVOLUNTARY ADMISSION
      5. CIVIL RIGHTS OF PATIENTS
      6. PRIVATE RIGHTS
      7. ECONOMIC RIGHTS
      8. CRIMINAL LAW AND PEOPLE WITH MENTAL DISORDER
      9. CONCLUSION
      10. REFERENCES
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  13. Section 5: Chronic Mental Illness: Children and Adolescents
    1. Chapter 13: Psychosocial Intervention Studies for Street Children with Substance Abuse
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. NEED AND SCOPE OF THE CHAPTER
      4. METHOD
      5. CONCEPT OF STREET CHILDREN
      6. PREVALENCE OF STREET CHILDREN
      7. PROBLEMS OF STREET CHILDREN
      8. SUBSTANCE ABUSE AMONG STREET CHILDREN
      9. INTERVENTION PROGRAMS
      10. INDIAN STUDIES
      11. PSYCHO-SOCIAL INTERVENTIONS USED WITH ADOLESCENTS
      12. PSYCHO-SOCIAL INTERVENTIONS TRIED WITH STREET CHILDREN
      13. DISCUSSION
      14. CONCLUSION
      15. REFERENCES
      16. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 14: Chronic Mental Illness and the Changing Scope of Intervention Strategies, Diagnosis, and Treatment in Child and Adolescent Population
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
      4. BIPOLAR DISORDER
      5. DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF PEDIATRIC BIPOLAR DISORDER
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  14. Section 6: Chronic Mental Illness: Advanced Treatment Strategies
    1. Chapter 15: Advanced Intervention Strategies for Suicide in Patients with Chronic Mental Illness
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. FACTORS FOR SUICIDE RISK
      4. ADVANCE INTERVENTION STRATEGIES
      5. SPECIAL TOPICS
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 16: Cognitive Remediation Therapy in Chronic Schizophrenia
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. SPECIFIC NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL DEFICITS IN SCHIZOPHRENIA
      4. EFFECT ON REAL-WORLD FUNCTIONING
      5. COGNITIVE REMEDIATION THERAPY
      6. TYPES OF COGNITIVE REHABILITATION THERAPY (CRT)
      7. NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL MEASURES IN COGNITIVE REMEDIATION
      8. THE COGNITIVE REMEDIATION PACKAGE
      9. IMPLICATIONS
      10. GENERALIZATION
      11. CONCLUSION
      12. REFERENCES
      13. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 17: Efficacy of Art Therapy in Treating Patients with Paranoid Schizophrenia
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. APPROACHES TO ART THERAPY
      4. CASE STUDY
      5. TREATMENT AND THERAPY
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    4. Chapter 18: Psychotherapeutic Interventions in Emotional and Behavioural Problems with Adolescents
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. TYPES OF THERAPIES
      4. APPROACHES OF THERAPIES
      5. PSYCHOTHERAPIES FOR ADOLESCENTS WITH EMOTIONAL BEHAVIOURAL PROBLEMS
      6. CBT FOR ADOLESCENT
      7. STRUCTURE OF CBT SESSIONS
      8. INTERVENTION
      9. IMPLICATIONS FOR CBT OUTCOME RESEARCH
      10. CONCLUSION
      11. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTION
      12. REFERENCES
      13. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  15. Compilation of References
  16. About the Contributors