General assessment

  • American Psychiatric Association. (2000). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th ed., text rev.). Washington, DC: Author.    - www.psyweb.com/DSM_IV/jsp/dsm_iv.jsp – for quick DSM-IV criteria.

  • Barlow, D. H. (2008).Clinical handbook of psychological disorders: A step-by-step treatment manual. New York: The Guilford Press.

  • Carr, A., & McNulty, M. (2008). The handbook of adult clinical psychology: an evidence-based practice approach.New York: Routledge

  • Martin, M., & Barlow, D. H. (2002).Handbook of assessment and treatment planning for psychological disorders. New York: The Guilford Press.

  • http://www.psychpage.com/learning/library/assess/mse.htm  - Mental status exam information.