© 1996

Mental Health Computing


Part of the Computers and Medicine book series (C+M)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Clinical Evaluation and Treatment Software

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Yitzchak M. Binik, Eric P. Ochs, Marta Meana
      Pages 17-33
    3. Richard A. Weaver, Jeffery E. Sells, Phillip W. Christensen
      Pages 54-66
    4. Stuart Gitlow, David R. Gastfriend
      Pages 106-114
    5. Marvin J. Miller, Morgan Tharp
      Pages 115-124
    6. T. Bradley Tanner, Mary P. Metcalf
      Pages 125-136
  3. Quality and Cost Control Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Virginia S. Price, Robert M. Kolodner
      Pages 139-151
    3. Murray P. Naditch
      Pages 152-164
    4. Bruce W. Vieweg, Robert McClain, Doris Pickerill
      Pages 215-224
    5. Bruce W. Johnson
      Pages 225-242

About this book


Increasingly more computer applications are becoming available to assist mental health clinicians and administrators in patient evaluation and treatment and mental health management, education, and research. Topics covered include: automated assessment procedures; MR-E (The Mental Retardation Expert); computerized assessment system for psychotherapy evaluation and research; computer assisted therapy of stress related conditions; computerized patient evaluation in a clinical setting; computerized treatment planning; the VA national mental health database; networks; managed care; DSM-IV diagnosis; quality management; cost control; knowledge coupling; telemedicine; the clinical library assistant; and monitoring independent service providers.


Hypertext computer database diagnosis evaluation expert system multimedia networks psychiatry stress therapy

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhychiatryIndiana University School of Medicine Larue Carter HospitalIndianapolisUSA
  2. 2.Department of PhychiatryVeterans Administration Medical CenterTacomaUSA
  3. 3.Missouri Institute of Mental HealthUniversity of Missouri—ColumbiaSt. LoiusUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Mental Health Computing
  • Editors Marvin J. Miller
    Henric W. Hammond
    Matthew J. Hile
  • Series Title Computers and Medicine
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-387-94580-4
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4612-7512-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4612-2352-8
  • Series ISSN 1431-1909
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XX, 491
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Health Informatics
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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