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WORLD PSYCHIATRY
Edited by WPA Past President Prof. Mario Maj, it is a high quality journal of international mental health, disseminated to all countries and distributed to psychiatrists and other mental health professionals worldwide. It is now produced in English, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, French, Arabic, and Turkish languages, and in partial translation in Romanian. The journal is indexed by Medline, Current Contents and the Science Citation Index. Full articles and abstracts from its inception in January 2002 are available online through Medline/Pubmed and the WPA website. With a new impact factor of 20.205, it is the most widespread psychiatric journal worldwide, reaching more than 33,000 psychiatrists. It ranks now no. 1 out of 126 psychiatric journals. The publisher of the journal is now Wiley-Blackwell.

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World Psychiatry 

Editors: Professor Mario Maj, Naples, Italy

October 2016 / ISSN: 1723-8617


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RECENT BOOKS BY PROMINENT MEMBERS OF THE WPA

Community Mental Health

Body Image and Identity in Contemporary Societies: Psychoanalytic, Social, Cultural and Aesthetic Perspectives 

Editors: Ekaterina Sukhanova and Hans-Otto Thomasoff.

2015 / Hardback / ISBN: 9780415742900


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Community Mental Health

Pluralism in Psychiatry: I. Diverse Approaches and Converging Goals 

Editors: C. Soldatos, P. Ruiz, D. Dikeos and M. Riba. Published by MEDIMOND, Bologna 2014

May 2014 / ISBN: 978-88-7587-698-2


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Community Mental Health

A Concise Guide to Understanding Suicide 

Editors: SH Koslow, P Ruiz, CB Nemeroff. Cambridge.

November 2014 / Hardback / ISBN: 9781107033238


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Community Mental Health

HIV and Psychiatry 

Editors: J. Joska, D. Stein, I. Grant.

February 2014 / ISBN: 978-1-118-33954-1


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Community Mental Health

Leadership in Psychiatry 

Editors: Dinesh Bhugra and Pedro Ruiz.

October 2013 / ISBN 978-1-119-95291-6


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Community Mental Health

Mental illness, Discrimination and the Law: Fighting for Social Justice 

Editors: F Callard, N. Sartorius, J Arboleda-Florez, P. Barlett, H. Helmchen, H. Stuart, J. Taborda, and G. Thorncroft.

April 2012 / ISBN: 978-1-119-95354-8


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Community Mental Health

Clinical Sports Psychiatry: An International Perspective 

Editors: D. Baron, C. Reardon, S. Baron.

May 2013 / ISBN: 978-1-118-40488-1


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Community Mental Health

The Psychiatric Interview 

Editors: A. Tasman, J. Kay, R. Ursano.

July 2013 / ISBN: 978-1-119-97623-3


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Community Mental Health

A Companion to the Classification of Mental Disorders 

Editors: John E. Cooper and Norman Sartorius.

August 2013 / Paperback / ISBN: 9780199669493


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Community Mental Health

Global Mental Health Trials 

Editors: Graham Thornicroft and Vikram Patel.

Jan 2015 / ISBN: 9780199680467


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Community Mental Health

Global Mental Health: Principles and Practice 

Editors: Vikram Patel, Harry Minas, Alex Cohen, and Martin J. Prince.

21 November 2013 / ISBN: 9780199920181


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Community Mental Health

Psychiatry: Past, Present & Prospect 

Editors: Sidney Bloch, Stephen A. Green and Jeremy Holmes.

01 May 2014 / Paperback / ISBN: 9780199638963


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Community Mental Health

Oxford Textbook of Old Age Psychiatry, Second Edition 

Editors: Tom Dening and Alan Thomas.

October 2013 / ISBN: 9780199644957


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Community Mental Health

Electroconvulsive Therapy in Children and Adolescents 

Editors: Neera Ghaziuddin and Garry Walter.

05 Dec 2013 / Hardback / ISBN: 9780199937899


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Community Mental Health

Hypochondriasis and Health Anxiety 

Editors: Vladan Starcevic and Russell Noyes, Jr.

19 June 2014 / ISBN: 9780199996865


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Community Mental Health

Clinical Guide to Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders 

Editors: Jon E. Grant, Samuel R. Chamberlain, and Brian L. Odlaug

26 June 2014 / Paperback / ISBN: 9780199977758


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Community Mental Health

Management of Treatment-Resistant Major Psychiatric Disorders 

Editors: Charles B. Nemeroff, MD, PhD

June 2013 / ISBN: 9780199739981


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OTHER BOOKS INCLUDE

Community Mental Health

Community Mental Health 

Graham Thornicroft (Editor), Atalay Alem (Editor), Robert E. Drake (Editor), Hiroto Ito (Editor), Jair Mari (Editor), Peter McGeorge (Editor), R. Tara (Editor), Maya Semrau (Editor)

October 2011 / Paperback / ISBN: 978-1-1199-9865-5


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Psychiatry and Heart Disease

Psychiatry and Heart Disease: The Mind, Brain, and Heart 

Michelle Riba , Lawson Wulsin , Melvyn Rubenfire , Divy Ravindranath

December 2011 / Hardcover / ISBN: 978-0-470-68580-8


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Depression series: Three volumes that aim to update psychiatrists, other mental health professionals, general practitioners, and other medical specialists about the epidemiology, pathogenesis, medical costs, management, and public health and cultural implications of the comorbidity between depression and three other diseases.

Depression and Diabetes

Depression and Diabetes

W. Katon, M. Maj, N. Sartorius

August 2010 / Paperback / ISBN: 9780470688380


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Depression and Cancer

Depression and Cancer

D. Kissane, M. Maj, N. Sartorius

December 2010 / Paperback / ISBN: 9780470689660


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Depression and Heart Disease

Depression and Heart Disease

A. Glassman, M. Maj, N. Sartorius

November 2010 / Paperback / ISBN: 9780470710579


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PUBLICATIONS 2007-2010

Parenthood and Mental Health: A Bridge Between Infant and Adult Psychiatry

Parenthood and Mental Health: A Bridge Between Infant and Adult Psychiatry

Sam Tyano, Miri Keren, Helen Herrman, John Cox

April 2010 / Hardback / ISBN: 9780470747223

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Religion and Psychiatry: Beyond Boundaries

Religion and Psychiatry: Beyond Boundaries

Dr. Peter Verhagen, Prof. Herman M. Van Praag, Prof. Juan José López-Ibor, Jr., Prof. John Cox, Prof. Driss Moussaoui

March 2010 / Hardback / ISBN 9780470694718

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Contemporary Topics in Women's Mental Health

Contemporary Topics in Women's Mental Health: Global Perspectives in a Changing Society

Prabha S. Chandra, Helen Herrman, Dr. Marianne Kastrup, Marta Rondon, Unaiza Niaz, Ahmed Okasha, Jane E. Fisher  

December 2009 / Hardback / ISBN 9780470754115

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Depressive Disorders

Depressive Disorders, WPA Series: Evidence and Experience in Psychiatry, 3rd Edition

Helen Herrman, Mario Maj, Prof. Norman N. Sartorius

September 2009 / Hardback / ISBN 9780470987209

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Handbook of Service User Involvement in Mental Health Research

Handbook of Service User Involvement in Mental Health Research

Jan Wallcraft, Beate Schrank, Michaela Amering

July 2009 / Hardback / ISBN 9780470997956

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Recovery in Mental Health: Reshaping Scientific and Clinical Responsibilities

Recovery in Mental Health: Reshaping Scientific and Clinical Responsibilities

Michaela Amering, Margit Schmolke

July 2009 / Hardback / ISBN 9780470997963

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Psychiatrists and Traditional Healers: Unwitting Partners in Global Mental Health

Psychiatrists and Traditional Healers: Unwitting Partners in Global Mental Health

Mario Incayawar, Ronald Wintrob, Lise Bouchard, Goffredo Bartocci

May 2009 / Hardback / ISBN 9780470516836

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Psychiatric Diagnosis

Psychiatric Diagnosis: Challenges and Prospects

Ihsan M. Salloum (Editor), Juan E. Mezzich (Co-Editor)

July 2009 / Hardback / ISBN 9780470725696

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The Mental Health of Children and Adolescents: An Area of Global Neglect

The Mental Health of Children and Adolescents: An Area of Global Neglect

Editors: Helmut Remschmidt, Myron Lowell Belfer - Co-Editors: Barry Nurcombe, Norman Sartorius, Ahmed Okasha

March 2007 / Hardback / ISBN 9780470512456

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PUBLICATIONS 2002-2005

Community Mental Health

Early Detection and Management of Mental Disorders 

Editors: Mario Maj, Juan José López-Ibor, Norman Sartorius, Mitsumoto Sato, and Ahmed Okasha

October 2004 / ISBN: 9780470010839


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Community Mental Health

Families and Mental Disorder: From Burden to Empowerment 

Editors: Norman Sartorius, Julian Leff, Juan José López-Ibor, Mario Maj, and Ahmed Okasha

October 2004 / ISBN: 9780470023822


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Community Mental Health

Disaster and Mental Health 

Editors: Juan José López-Ibor, George Christodoulou, Mario Maj, Norman Sartorius, and Ahmed Okasha

October 2004 / ISBN: 9780470021231


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Community Mental Health

Psychiatry as a Neuroscience 

Editors: Juan José López-Ibor, Wolfgang Gaebel, Mario Maj, and Norman Sartorius

30 April 2002 / ISBN: 9780471496564


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Community Mental Health

Psychiatry in Society 

Editors: Norman Sartorius, Wolfgang Gaebel, Juan José López-Ibor, and Mario Maj

29 April 2002 / ISBN: 9780471496823


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Community Mental Health

Psychiatric Diagnosis and Classification 

Editors: Mario Maj, Wolfgang Gaebel, Juan José López-Ibor, and Norman Sartorius

24 April 2002 / ISBN: 9780471496816


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EVIDENCE AND EXPERIENCE IN PSYCHIATRY SERIES

Community Mental Health

Bipolar Disorders 

Editors: Mario Maj, Hagop S. Akiskal, Juan José López-Ibor, and Norman Sartorius

November 2002 / ISBN: 9780471560371


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Community Mental Health

Dementia, 2nd Edition 

Editors: Mario Maj and Norman Sartorius

April 2003 / ISBN: 9780470849637


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Community Mental Health

Depressive Disorders, 3rd Edition 

Editors: Helen Herrman, Mario Maj and Norman Sartorius

May 2009 / Hardback / ISBN: 9780470987209


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Community Mental Health

Eating Disorders 

Editors: Mario Maj, Katherine Halmi, Juan José López-Ibor, and Norman Sartorius

May 2003 / ISBN: 9780470848654


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Community Mental Health

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders, 2nd Edition 

Editors: Mario Maj, Norman Sartorius, Ahmed Okasha, and Joseph Zohar

April 2003 / ISBN: 9780470849668


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Community Mental Health

Personality Disorders 

Editors: Mario Maj, Hagop S. Akiskal, and Juan E. Mezzich

May 2005 / ISBN: 9780470090367


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Community Mental Health

Phobias 

Editors: Mario Maj, Hagop S. Akiskal, Juan José López-Ibor, and Ahmed Okasha

May 2005 / ISBN: 9780470858332


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Community Mental Health

Schizophrenia, 2nd Edition 

Editors: Mario Maj and Norman Sartorius

April 2003 / ISBN: 9780470849644


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Community Mental Health

Somatoform Disorders 

Editors: Mario Maj, Hagop S. Akiskal, Juan E. Mezzich, and Ahmed Okasha

September 2005 / ISBN: 9780470016121


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Community Mental Health

Substance Abuse. WPA Series Evidence and Experience in Psychiatry 

Editors: Mario Maj, Hagop S. Akiskal, Juan E. Mezzich, and Ahmed Okasha

February 2011 / ISBN: 9780470745106


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Community Mental Health

Post traumatic Stress Disorder 

Editors: Dan J Stein, Carlos Blanco, Matthew Friedman

July 2011 / ISBN: 9780470688977


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Current Science and Clinical Practice Series: A series of focused books for practising psychiatrists that reviews the latest evidence in key areas on presentations, diagnosis, management, aetiology and influences on outcome. The aim is to provide a guide to effective patient care for psychiatrists. The series will inform practising psychiatrists of emerging and important scientific advances and how these may best inform clinical practice.

Community Mental Health

Schizophrenia: Current science and clinical practice 

Editors: Wolfgang Gaebel

April 2011 / Hardback / ISBN: 9780470710548


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Community Mental Health

Obsessive Compulsive Disorders: Current Science and Clinical Practice 

Editors: Joseph Zohar

July 2012 / Hardback / ISBN: 9780470711255


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ANTHOLOGIES AND ONLINE ANTHOLOGIES OF INTERNATIONAL PSYCHIATRIC TEXTS:
(Series Director D. Moussaoui) Online at: www.interscience.wiley.com/onlinebooks (via link from www.wpanet.org/publications)

Community Mental Health

Anthology of German Psychiatric Texts 

Editors: Henning Sass

2007 / Adobe E-Book / ISBN: 9783000204258


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Community Mental Health

Anthology of Spanish Psychiatric Texts 

Editors: Juan José López-Ibor, Carlos Carbonell Masiá, and Jean Garrabé

2001 / Adobe E-Book / ISBN: 9780470986745


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Community Mental Health

Anthology of Italian Psychiatric Texts 

Editors: Mario Maj and Filipo M. Ferro

2002 / Adobe E-Book / ISBN: 9780470986707


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Community Mental Health

Anthology of French Language Psychiatric Texts 

Editors: François-Régis Cousin, Jean Garrabé, and Denis Morozov

1999 / Adobe E-Book / ISBN: 9780470986721


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Community Mental Health

Anthology of Greek Psychiatric Texts 

Editors: George N. Christodoulou, Dimitris N. Ploumpidis, Athanasios Karavatos

2011 / ISBN: 978-960-452-128-9


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IMAGES IN PSYCHIATRY

Community Mental Health

Images in Psychiatry: German Speaking Countries, Austria; Germany; Switzerland 

Editors: Eugen M. Wolpert. Konrad Maurer, Aicha Hind Rifai, Ernst Ulrich Vorbach, and Martin Hambrecht

2006 / ISBN: 978-3-8253-1670-9


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Community Mental Health

Images of Psychiatry: The Caribbean 

Editors: Frederick W. Hickling and Eliot Sorel

2005 / ISBN: 9789764102038


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Community Mental Health

Images of Spanish Psychiatry 

Editors: Juan José López-Ibor, Carmen Leal Cercós and Carlos Carbonnell Masiá

2004 / ISBN: 9788474292008


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Community Mental Health

Images in Psychiatry: Poland 

Editors: Adam Bilikiewicz and Janusz Rybakowski. Published by Via Medica, Gdansk

2002 / ISBN: 8372583374


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Community Mental Health

Images in Psychiatry: An Arab Perspective 

Editors: Ahmed Okasha and Mario Maj. Co-editors: Aida Seif El Dawla and Tarek Okasha

2001


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OTHER WPA BOOKS

Community Mental Health

Psychiatry and Sexual Health: An Integrative Approach 

Editors: Juan E Mezzich and Ruben Hernandez-Serrano on behalf of the WPA Educational Program on Sexual Health

September 2006 / ISBN: 978-0-7657-0458-0


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Community Mental Health

Essentials of Clinical Psychiatry for sub-Saharan Africa 

Editors: Frank G. Njenga, Wilson Acuda, Vikram Patel, and Mario Maj

2005 / ISBN: 9789966499523


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Community Mental Health

Advances in Psychiatry 

Editor: George N. Christodoulou

2002


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Community Mental Health

Advances in Psychiatry, Second volume 

Editor: George N. Christodoulou

2005 / ISBN: 2902050046


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WPA SCIENTIFIC SECTIONS OFFICIALLY LINKED JOURNALS
Affective Disorders – Journal of Affective Disorders
Classification, Diagnostic Assessment and Nomenclature – Psychopathology
Clinical Psychopathology – Psychopathology
Disaster Psychiatry – Revue Francophone du Stress et du Trauma + Revista de Psicotrauma
Ecology, Psychiatry and Mental Health – Idee in Psichiatria
History of Psychiatry – History of Psychiatry
Mental Health Economics – Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics
Personality Disorders – Personality and Mental Health
Psychiatric Rehabilitation – International Journal of Mental Health
Psychiatry of Intellectual Disability – Journal of Intellectual Disability Research
Psychiatric Electrophysiology – Activitas Nervosa Superior
Rural Mental Health – Psychiatry in General Practice
Transcultural Psychiary – Transcultural Psychiatry
WPA Books Published by Wiley-Blackwell
All are available for sale online at 20% discount price to members of WPA Member Societies, through link from 
www.wpanet.org/publications. 

  

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