Psychopharmacology by Joseph Wegmann
Straight Talk on Mental Health Medications, 2nd edition

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Now in its second edition, Psychopharmacology: Straight Talk on Mental Health Medications is the definitive guide for healthcare professionals and anyone else seeking straightforward, concise and user-friendly information about mental disorders and the medications used to manage them. Fully revised and updated, this invaluable book has become the go-to favorite of clinicians, clients and family members intent on expanding their knowledge of Psychopharmacology.

Here's what you'll find:

-Detailed descriptions of the disorders for which medications are most often prescribed
-The very latest trends in psychiatric medication management and case study applications
-Tips on medicating children, adolescents, older adults and expectant mothers
-Herbals and alternative remedies: Do they work? Are they safe?
-Answers to frequently asked questions
-Resolving dilemmas - medication refusal, non-compliance, generic vs. brand drugs

About Joseph Wegmann

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Joseph Wegmann, R.Ph., LCSW is well known for the practical, relevant and insightful Psychopharmacology seminars that he conducts across the country. Joe has written eight books on psychiatric medication management, including the best-seller Psychopharmacology: Straight Talk on Mental Health Medications. He pens columns, articles and blogs for his website,, Psychology Today, Social Work Today, Woman's World and many others. Joe served as Adjunct Professor of Psychopharmacology in the Master of Social Work program at Southern University of New Orleans for 17 years and maintains a psychotherapy practice specializing in the treatment of depression and anxiety.
Published January 1, 2012 by Premier Publishing & Media. 204 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Education & Reference, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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