Clinical Handbook of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Related Problems
J Clin Psychiatry 2009;70(4):608-609 [book review]
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From our regular book review column.
The Clinical Handbook of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
and Related Problems was edited by 3 expert psychologists
in the field of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). The first
part concentrates on different symptom presentations of OCD
and uses case vignettes and discussion by expert psychologists
to present the treatment of individuals with these symptoms.
The second part is focused on conditions closely related
to OCD, often termed obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders,
with chapters devoted to trichotillomania, tic disorders,
impulse-control disorders, autistic syndromes, body dysmorphic
disorder, eating disorders, hypochondriasis, obsessivecompulsive
personality disorders, and nonparaphilic sexual