Textbook of clinical psychopharmacology

Textbook of clinical psychopharmacology

BOOK REVIEWS 236 clinical endeavors deavors in comparison with the en- experience Dr. of the psychodynamicists. Therapy: close Toward an App...

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236

clinical

endeavors

deavors

in comparison

with the en-

experience Dr.

of the psychodynamicists. Therapy:

close

Toward an Applied Clinical Science

is a well-

macology

constructed

to be,

evaluate

Generally

speaking. overview,

Behavior

as it claims

some of the major theoretical

and clinical

of

pur-

in thts lield and his unique position.

Denber

has over

contacts and their

language

the years had unusually

with an work

being

and having

psychopharopportunity

familiar

France.

reading,

tion of being both a psychoanalyst

with some preparations, limitations

progresses,

about

therapy’s

principles

surements

and treatment.

the

validity and

forward.

and

treatment

procedures

advantages

behavior

clinical

of

mea-

is little doubt

simple,

safe

straight-

and

effective

that can be added to any

and

hospital

as the author’s

practice.

themselves

in molecular

certainty

techniques

reasonably

office

of

There

that the field has contributed

ever,

As the book

a tone of “unequivocal”

develops

clinician’s

but suffers the

of brevity.

How-

imply,

and

biology

which

The book chodynamic

drugs and provides, coverage cluded

in general.

of the wide number

in clinical

reasonable of textbooks

in this important

of people, as

among the many available

treatment

be-

choice

paradigms.

Wentworth-Rohr,

Ph.D.

facts

and

one

Textbook Herman York.

of Clinical Psychopharmacology. C. B. Denber, M.H. Ph.D. New

valuable unaware,

Stratton

Corporation,

Interoncinental 356 pages,

Dr. Denber’s

pharmacology

Medical

Book

1979.

his

many

Dr. Denber

years

of

of

and also found with the

reads

when

another’s

might find similar advan-

tages and disadvantages comparable

I found in it references

I disagree

psychopharmacologist

in-

of opinion

to be expected

if I were

to write

textbook. Jonathan

Textbook of Clinical Psychoreflects

This is presumably

textbook.

It is a

field and deserves

in their libraries. some

which I was previously author.

of areas now in-

of psychiatrists

a number of points on which Ivan

with

a sophisticated

in having a broad spectrum

and sophistication some

on psy-

addition to the ever growing number

havior

of

field of

psychopharmacology.

and peculiarities

nor to establish

complex

itself has useful chapters

terested

treatment

and a Ph.D.

problems and their interaction

certainty the

in

gives him special

in the increasingly

which to achieve therapy

contact

psychopharmacology.

a place on the bookshelves

the nature

to their

he has the unusual distinc-

later tend to forget, 20 years is not much time in regarding

with

close personal

suits in the field of mental health. It is worth the expected

In addition,

French

excellent

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M.D.

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