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BDD has been described around the globe for the reason that 1800s however was just about unknown and unstudied till solely a number of a long time in the past. Since then, analysis on BDD has dramatically elevated understanding of this often-debilitating situation. Solely lately, BDD was thought of untreatable, however immediately, most victims will be efficiently handled.
That is the one ebook that gives complete, in-depth, up-to-date info on BDD’s medical options, historical past, classification, epidemiology, morbidity, options in particular populations, analysis and evaluation, etiology and pathophysiology, therapy, and relationship to different problems. Quite a few chapters deal with beauty therapy, as a result of it’s steadily acquired however normally ineffective for BDD, which may result in authorized motion and even violence towards treating clinicians. The ebook consists of quite a few medical circumstances, which illustrate BDD’s medical options, its often-profound penalties, and beneficial therapy approaches.
This quantity’s contributors are the main researchers and clinicians on this quickly increasing area. Editor Katharine A. Phillips, head of the DSM-V committee on BDD, has accomplished pioneering analysis on many features of this dysfunction, together with its therapy.
This ebook might be of curiosity to all clinicians who present psychological well being therapy and to researchers in BDD, nervousness problems, consuming problems, and different obsessive-compulsive and associated problems. It will likely be indispensable to surgeons, dermatologists, and different clinicians who present beauty therapy. College students and trainees with an curiosity in psychology and psychological well being may also have an interest on this ebook.
This ebook fills a serious hole within the literature by offering clinicians and researchers with cutting-edge, indispensable info on all features of BDD and its therapy.