Books authored by Dilip V. Jeste, M.D.


Positive Psychiatry: A Clinical Handbook

Long overdue, Positive Psychiatry provides a rigorous and clinically useful guide to the growing body of research that strongly suggests that positive psychosocial factors such as resilience, optimism, and social engagement are associated with better outcomes, including lower morbidity, greater longevity, and a heightened sense of patient well-being.



Successful Cognitive and Emotional Aging

From topics as diverse as genes and molecular building blocks to physical exercise, nutrition, wisdom, and spirituality, the editors of Successful Cognitive and Emotional Aging have gathered the foremost experts in aging research in a monograph designed to provide the state of the science of healthy brain aging in practical terms. 



Clinical Handbook of Schizophrenia

Reviewing the breadth of current knowledge on schizophrenia, this handbook provides clear, practical guidelines for effective assessment and treatment in diverse contexts. Leading authorities have contributed 61 concise chapters on all aspects of the disorder and its clinical management. 




Older books:


Psychiatry for Neurologists

Diagnostic Issues in Dementia:  Advancing the Research Agenda for DSM-V

Neuroleptic-Induced Movement Disorders

Tardive Dyskinesia: A Task Force Report of the American Psychiatric Association

Psychosis and Depression in the Elderly

Neuropsychiatric Dementias: Current Perspectives

Neuropsychiatric Movement Disorders

Understanding and Treating Tardive Dyskinesia