Fully revised and updated, an essential text on clinical methods.
Award-winning author Sidney Bloch is Emeritus Professor in
the Department of Psychiatry and the Centre for Health and Society
at the University of Melbourne, and Honorary Psychiatrist at St
Vincent s Hospital. He has been Associate Editor of the British
Journal of Psychiatry and Chief Editor of the Australian and
New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. His 14 books, many of which
have been translated, deal with the psychotherapies,
psycho-oncology and medical ethics.
Bruce Singh has been Cato Professor and Head of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Melbourne, and Director of Psychiatric Services, Royal Melbourne Hospital. He was co-director of the national Health and Medical Research Council's Schizophrenia Research Unit at Royal Park Hospital. In 2003, he was awarded the Centenary of Federation Medal for his services to medicine.