Chapter 24. Mental Illness and Mental Health

  1. Francis T. Durso5,
  2. Raymond S. Nickerson Associate Editor6,
  3. Susan T. Dumais Associate Editor7,
  4. Stephan Lewandowsky Associate Editor8 and
  5. Timothy J. Perfect Associate Editor9
  1. Megan E. Hughes1,
  2. Catherine Panzarella2,
  3. Lauren B. Alloy3 and
  4. Lyn Y. Abramson4

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713181.ch24

Handbook of Applied Cognition, Second Edition

Handbook of Applied Cognition, Second Edition

How to Cite

Hughes, M. E., Panzarella, C., Alloy, L. B. and Abramson, L. Y. (2008) Mental Illness and Mental Health, in Handbook of Applied Cognition, Second Edition (eds F. T. Durso, R. S. Nickerson, S. T. Dumais, S. Lewandowsky and T. J. Perfect), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713181.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 5

    Texas Tech University, USA

  2. 6

    Tufts University, USA

  3. 7

    Microsoft Corporation, USA

  4. 8

    University of Western Australia, Australia

  5. 9

    University of Plymouth, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Temple University, USA

  2. 2

    Child, Adolescent & Family Division, Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania, USA

  3. 3

    Temple University, USA

  4. 4

    University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470015346

Online ISBN: 9780470713181

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Keywords:

  • mental illness;
  • cognitive psychologists;
  • bipolar disorder;
  • mental health;
  • psychological disturbance

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • A Cognitive Perspective on Mental Illness and Mental Health

  • Basic Concepts Utilized in the Study of Cognitive Models of Mental Health

  • Methods Used to Study Cognitive Contributions to Mental Health

  • Applying the Cognitive Perspective to Particular Disorders

  • Applying the Cognitive Perspective to Mental Health

  • Conclusion

  • References