Concepts and Controversies in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder


ISBN: 978-0-387-23280-5 (Print) 978-0-387-23370-3 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Phenomenology

    1. Chapter

      Pages 3-25

      Symptom Dimensions in OCD: Developmental and Evolutionary Perspectives

    2. Chapter

      Pages 27-52

      Dimensional and Subtype Models of OCD

    3. Chapter

      Pages 53-71

      Animal Models of Obsessive-Compulsive Behavior: A Neurobiological and Ethological Perspective

    4. Chapter

      Pages 73-94

      Behavioral and Functional Animal Models of OCD

    5. Chapter

      Pages 95-118

      The Case for the OCD Spectrum

    6. Chapter

      Pages 119-149

      Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Essential Phenomenology and Overlap with other Anxiety Disorders

    7. Chapter

      Pages 151-161

      Trichotillomania: An Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorder?

    8. Chapter

      Pages 163-175

      Overlap of Body Dysmorphic Disorder and Hypochondriasis with OCD

    9. Chapter

      Pages 177-184

      Contrasting Nonparaphilic Sexual Addictions and OCD

    10. Chapter

      Pages 185-190

      Compulsive Buying: A Disorder of Compulsivity or Impulsivity?

    11. Chapter

      Pages 191-205

      Contrasting Tourette'S Syndrome and TIC Disorders with OCD

  3. Etiology

    1. Chapter

      Pages 209-228

      Neuropsychiatric Models of OCD

    2. Chapter

      Pages 229-260

      Cognitive-Behavioral Models of OCD

  4. Treatment

    1. Chapter

      Pages 263-281

      Formal Cognitive Therapy: A New Treatment for OCD

    2. Chapter

      Pages 283-315

      Treatment for OCD: Unleashing the Power of Exposure

    3. Chapter

      Pages 317-332

      The Role of the Therapist in Behavior Therapy for OCD

    4. Chapter

      Pages 333-358

      Self-Directed Exposure in the Treatment of OCD

    5. Chapter

      Pages 359-376

      Combining Pharmacotherapy and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy in the Treatment of OCD

    6. Chapter

      Pages 377-400

      Combining Serotonergic Medication with Cognitive-Behavior Therapy: Is it Necessary for all OCD Patients?

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 401-437