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Textbooks & References 

American Psychiatric Publishing, a division of the American Psychiatric Association, publishes textbooks and clinical references on the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of mental health disorders. These comprehensive and authoritative guides distill the latest clinical research into evidence-based practices for psychiatrists, psychiatric residents, and other mental health professionals.

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition,

DSM-5® is the most comprehensive, current, and critical resource for clinical practice available to today's mental health clinicians and researchers of all orientations. The information contained in the manual is also valuable to other physicians and health professionals, including psychologists, counselors, nurses, and occupational and rehabilitation therapists, as well as social workers and forensic and legal specialists.

Essentials of Psychiatry

Textbook of Psychiatry, Sixth Edition

With its sixth edition, The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, the definitive reference for students, residents, and clinicians, introduces a new generation of textbooks for the field.

Introductory Textbook of Psychiatry

Treatments of Psychiatric Disorders, Fifth Edition

The definitive treatment textbook in psychiatry, this fifth edition of Gabbard's Treatments of Psychiatric Disorders has been thoroughly restructured to reflect the new DSM-5® categories, preserving its value as a state-of-the-art resource and increasing its utility in the field.

Introductory Textbook of Psychiatry

Introductory Textbook of Psychiatry, Sixth Edition

Thoroughly and scrupulously updated, the sixth edition of the Introductory Textbook of Psychiatry has been reorganized and rewritten to reflect the reformulated DSM-5® diagnostic classes, rendering all other texts obsolete.


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