Transcultural psychiatry

by J. P. Leff

Publisher: Janssen Pharmaceutical Ltd in Wantage, Oxon

Written in English
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StatementJulian O. Leff.
SeriesPsychiatrists information service monographs -- no.3
ContributionsJanssen Pharmaceutical Ltd (Firm)
The Physical Object
Pagination16p.
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL21057855M

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Transcultural psychiatry is a discipline within psychiatry, which deals with refugee, asylum seeker and immigrant patients over the globe. This chapter will give an overview on transcultural psychiatry and psychotherapy and future perspectives.   Transcultural psychiatry is a branch of psychiatry concerned with the cultural context of mental illness. Although there is a belief in the universality of major mental illnesses such as mood disorders and schizophrenia, cultural factors shape the manifestation and explanatory model of a given illness, as well as its diagnosis and treatment approach.

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Transcultural Psychiatry publishes original research reports, systematic reviews, case reports, book reviews and letters to the editor on all topics relevant to cultural psychiatry and mental health, including: social and cultural factors that influence the origins, course and treatment of psychiatric disorders.

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Concise yet comprehensive, Clinical Methods in Transcultural Psychiatry draws on a wealth of case studies and relevant clinical experience to provide practicing clinicians with a basic foundation of "culturally informed" psychiatry on which they can build.

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Originally published inthis book provides a review of many such aspects of transcultural psychiatry. Cross-cultural psychiatry (also known as transcultural psychiatry or cultural psychiatry) is a branch of psychiatry concerned with the cultural context of mental disorders and the challenges of addressing ethnic diversity in psychiatric services.

It emerged as a coherent field from several strands of work, including surveys of the prevalence and form of disorders in different cultures or. Transcultural Psychiatry is an international peer-reviewed journal in the field of cultural psychiatry, ethnopsychiatry and mental health that publishes original research, systematic reviews, clinical case studies, book reviews, and peer commentary.

Study of cultural differences in psychopathology Transcultural psychiatry book progressed under a number of names within psychiatry (e.g., transcultural psychiatry, cultural psychiatry, ethnopsychiatry, cross-cultural psychiatry) It is almost years ago that the founder of modern psychiatry, Emil Kraepelin, envisaged a new discipline of comparative psychiatry.

This chapter covers transcultural psychiatry and culture-bound disorders. It covers culturally influenced variants of universal broad categories of mental disorder, to enable meaningful diagnostic formulation and development of appropriate treatment plans.

Summarizing the recent developments in global mental health, it puts cultural context to the presentation of psychiatric disorders, and. Table of contents for Transcultural Psychiatry, 52, 2, Access to society journal content varies across our titles.

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The book is divided into six sections. The first offers an overview of transcultural psychiatry and comprises three chapters.

The first chapter offers a very good historical perspective of the field of cultural psychiatry, with emphasis on its origins and establishment within the field of medicine.

Recent developments in transcultural psychiatry / E.D. Wittkower and Hsien Rin --Hominid evolution, cultural adaptation and mental dysfunctioning / A. Irving Hallowell --Schizophrenic and borderline states / T. Adeoye Lambo --Phenomenology of affective disorder in Chinese and other cultures / P.M. Yap --Housing and mental health in developing.

Introduction Cultural context and the presentation of psychiatric disorders Cultural formulation of psychiatric disorders Culture-bound syndromes Glossary of culture-bound syndromes Psychiatry is undeniably a branch of Western medicine and our conception of psychiatric illness (and how best to treat it) is undoubtedly heavily influenced by Western social and cultural.

Concise yet comprehensive, Clinical Methods in Transcultural Psychiatry draws on a wealth of case studies and relevant clinical experience to provide practicing clinicians with a basic foundation of “culturally informed” psychiatry on which they can build.

Logically organized into six sections, the book begins with an overview of. Transcultural Psychiatry, its present name, has since become a fully peer reviewed journal whose content consists primarily of scientific papers (about 80%), with the rest being book reviews.

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The Handbook of Cultural Psychiatry covers the broad spectrum of issues related to cross-cultural mental health. To effectively do so, it first lays out for the reader a balanced perspective of the multiple sister disciplines that inform and make up for that hybrid that is, by definition, cross-cultural psychiatry.

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First Published eBook Published 24 September Pub. location London. Imprint Routledge. Transcultural psychiatry deals with cultural factors in the cause, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illness.

It is a field in which medical science and the humanities have collaborated since the post-war period, and it is growing in importance because of the encounter, diffusion, and mingling of cultures through globalizing forces such as.

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