The lack of ability to emphathise is central to many psychiatric
conditions. Empathy is affected by neurodevelopment, brain
pathology and psychiatric illness. Empathy is both a state and a
trait characteristic. Empathy is measurable by neuropsychological
assessment and neuroimaging techniques. This book specifically
focuses on the role of empathy in mental illness. It starts with
the clinical psychiatric perspective and covers empathy in the
context of mental illness, adult health, developmental course, and
explanatory models. Psychiatrists, psychotherapists and mental
heath professionals will find this a very useful encapsulation of
what is currently known about the role of empathy as it relates to
|Country of origin:
• Peter Woodruff
||Electronic book text
Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate?
Let us know about it.
Does this product have an incorrect or missing image?
Send us a new image.
Is this product missing categories?
Add more categories.
Review This Product
No reviews yet - be the first to create one!