The Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists has become the definitive resource for mental health clinicians looking for clear, reliable information on the treatment of mental health issues. Organized by disorder and, within each disorder, by medication, this book offers everything you need to know about different models of pharmacokinetics. This fully revised and updated eighth edition provides essential up-to-date information on the most current medications and treatment options, ad well as the latest research on side effects, contraindications, and efficacy of all major medications prescribed for mental health disorders. Each chapter also includes quick-reference guides for each mental health disorder to indicate when you should consider referring a client for medical treatment. Book jacket.