American Psychiatric Press Review of Psychiatry, Volume 12

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John M. Oldham, Michelle B. Riba, Allan Tasman
American Psychiatric Association Publishing, 1993 - 896 pages
In this 12th volume in the Review of Psychiatry series, editors John M. Oldham MD, Michelle B. Riba MD, and Allan Tasman MD, continue a decade-long commitment to making this series a vital reference for the practising clinician. More than 50 contributors share their expertise in the areas of homosexuality, post-traumatic stress disorder, brain imaging, combined treatments and the neuropsychiatry of memory.

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John M. Oldham, M.D., M.S., is Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff at The Menninger Clinic and Professor and Executive Vice Chairman in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.

Allan Tasman, MD, currently Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Louisville, served as President of the American Psychiatric Association in 1999-2000. Dr. Tasman is a nationally known psychiatric educator, psychoanalyst, and cognitive neuroscience researcher. He has a longstanding interest in the clinical integration of biological, psychological, and psychosocial treatment approaches.
Michelle B. Riba, MD, MS, is Clinical Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Education and Academic Affairs, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan. She is currently Secretary of the American Psychiatric Association; President of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training; and President-Elect of the Association of Academic Psychiatry. Dr. Riba is a consultation-liaison psychiatrist and is Director of the Psycho-Oncology Program at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Riba has authored or edited over fourteen books, 10 chapters, and 20 papers, and lectures nationally and internationally on topics on education and combining psychopharmacology and psychotherapy in clinical practice. She serves on national guideline committees on various aspects of psycho-oncology.
Kenneth Silk, MD, is Associate Professor and Associate Chair of Clinical and Administrative Affairs in the Department of Psychiatry, and Chair, Faculty Group Practice Board, at the University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Silk obtained his medical training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and his psychiatry training at Yale. He is an active clinician and teacher whose research interestsare in the area of personality disorders. He is the editor of two books.

Jerald Kay is one of the US's leading Child Psychiatrists and Psychiatry Educators. He is Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio. Professor Kay is a co-editor of Wiley's leading textbook in the field, "Psychiatry 2nd edition," and other texts in the field, including "Clinical Child Psychiatry,"

Allan Tasman, Professor and Chair, Deparment of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Kentucky, USA. Professor Tasman is a world-renowned psychiatric leader and educator. He is Secretary for Education of the World Psychiatric Association and also serves as President Elect of the Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrists, an international academic organization representing all countries of the Pacific Rim.
He is Past President of the American Psychiatric Association, the world's largest national psychiatric association. Professor Tasman is the lead editor of "Psychiatry 2nd edition.

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