Presents an overview of the treatment of schizophrenia and psychosis. Divided into three parts - past, present and future, this book examines the history of the treatment of schizophrenia and psychosis, with reference to Freud, Jung, Harry Stack Sullivan and Adolf Meyer, amongst others.
"Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Schizophrenic Psychoses" brings together professionals from around the world to provide an extensive overview of the treatment of schizophrenia and psychosis. Divided into three parts - past, present and future - the book begins by examining the history of the treatment of schizophrenia and psychosis, with reference to Freud, Jung, Harry Stack Sullivan and Adolf Meyer, amongst others.Part two then takes a geographical look at treatment and its evolution in different parts of the world including the UK, USA, Northern Europe and Eastern Asia. Finally, part three covers the range of interventions, from pharmacological treatments to psychoanalytic psychotherapy to CBT, with the aim of helping to shape the future integration of treatment. With contributions from leading figures in the field, this book will provide a varied examination of treatment, and spark much-needed debate about its future. As such it will be essential reading for all mental health professionals, in particular those involved in psychiatry, psychology and psychotherapy.
PART I: THE PAST. Early History of the Treatment of Schizophrenic Psychoses and the Pioneers of the Psychotherapeutic Approach. Alanen, Can we Approach Schizophrenic Patients from a Psychological Basis? Chavez, Treatment of Psychoses Before the Twentieth Century. Alanen, The Schreber Case and Freud's Two-Edged Influence on the Psychoanalytic Approach to Psychosis. Hoffmann, The Burgholzli School: Bleuler, Jung, Spielrein, Binswanger and Others. Alanen, The Pioneering Work of Paul Federn. Silver, Pioneers of the Psychoanalytically Oriented Treatment of Psychosis in the United States. PART II: FROM PAST TO PRESENT. Developments in Different Parts of the World from the 1940s to the Present. United Sates of America. Silver, Stedman, Psychodynamic Developments in the United States, 1940s to the Present. Great Britain. Jackson, The Contribution of Kleinian Innovations to the Treatment of Psychotic Patients. Kennard, Psychological Therapies for Schizophrenic Psychoses in the U.K. German-speaking Central Europe. Hoffmann, The Development of Psychosis Psychotherapy in Switzerland. Mentzos, The Development of Psychosis Psychotherapy in Germany and Austria. France. Gaudilliere, Davoine, The contribution of Some French Psychoanalysts to the Clinical and Theoretical Approach to Transference in the Psychodynamic Treatment of Psychosis. Itlay. Alessandrini, Di Giannantonio, The Psychiatric Care Reform Bill and Development of Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Psychosis in Italy. Northern Europe. Aaltonen, Alanen, Cullberg, Haugsgjerd, Levander, Rosenbaum, Developments in the Scandinavian Countries. Levander, Cullberg, Sweden: From Bjerre to the Parachute project. Haugsgjerd, Norway: Wards for Intensive Psychotherapy. Rosenbaum, Denmark: Progress by Means of Project Work. Aaltonen, Alanen, Finland: Continuous Efforts to a Shared Space of Understanding. Summary. Eastern Europe. Bomba, Did Iron Curtain Influence the Use of Psychotherapy in the Treatment of People Diagnosed as having Schizophrenic Disorder. Eastern Asia. Chua, Developments in Eastern Asia: Focus on Singapore. Huh, Taopsychotherapy in Korea. New Zealand. Geekie, Taitimu, Rook, Read, Ang, Randal, A History of Treatment Approaches to Psychosis in New Zealand. PART III: FROM PRESENT TO FUTURE. Different Modalities of Treatment and Interventions: Their Present State and Views for Future. Koehler, Silver, Psychodynamic Treatment of Psychosis in the U.S.A.: Promoting Development Beyond Biological Reductionism. Stierlin, The Family in Schizophrenic Disorder: Systemic approaches. Chavez, Group Psychotherapy and Schizophrenia. Dudley, Brabban, Turkington, Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy for Psychosis. Hietala, Psychopharmacological Treatment and Psychotherapy in Schizophrenic Psychoses. Rakkolainen, Aaltonen, The Principles of Using and Not-Using of Neuroleptics in the Finnish Need-Adapted Approach to the Treatment of Schizophrenic Psychoses. Larsen, Prevention and Early Intervention in Psychosis. Harding, McCrory, Psychotherapy and Rehabilitation: A Comparison between Psychotherapeutic Approaches and Psychiatric Rehabilitation for Persons with Serious and Persistent Mental Illness: A Call for more Integrative Strategies. Aderhold, Soteria Model -- A Treatment Model and a Reform Movement in Psychiatry. Whitaker, Deinstitutionalization and Neuroleptics: The Myth and Reality. Alanen, Chavez, Silver, Martindale, Further Development of Treatment Approaches to Schizophrenic Psychoses: An Integrated View. Appendices.