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  1. Principles of Counseling and Psychotherapy, 2nd Edition

    "If you have been looking for a pragmatic approach to becoming a master counselor, you’ve found it! Principles of Counseling and Psychotherapy, 2nd ed,provides a delightful mix of counseling applications derived from apt metaphors, case examples, skill-development exercises, and transcripts of masters demonstrating their craft. The authors do a thorough job helping counselors to connect with clients and help navigate client ambivalence to enact constructive life changes. The companion videos are a real bonus." —Bradley T. Erford, PhD, professor at Loyola University Maryland and past president of the American Counseling Association

    To request your complimentary exam copy please click here.

  2. Indigenous Adolescent Development: Psychological, Social and Historical Contexts

    New in the Explorations in Developmental Psychology series, this volume explores the first four waves of a longitudinal diagnostic study of Indigenous adolescents and their families - the first study of its kind. It calls attention to culturally-specific risk factors that affect Indigenous (American Indian and Canadian First Nations) adolescent development, and describes the historical and social contexts in which Indigenous adolescents come of age.

  3. Fine Art and Perceptual Neuroscience: Field of Vision and the Painted Grid

    New in the Explorations in Cognitive Psychology series, this book exists at the intersection of perceptual neuroscience, psychology, fine art and art history. It addresses the act of painting and the process of looking. Specifically, it examines vision and the effects of visual impairment and how these can be interpreted through painting within a theoretical framework of visual neuroscience.

  4. Dr. Kenneth M. Heilman

    Author of the Month: Kenneth M. Heilman

    Kenneth M. Heilman, MD, the James E. Rooks Jr. Distinguished Professor of Neurology and Health Psychology at the University of Florida, has described several new diseases and is the author or editor of 14 books, 100 textbook chapters, and 500 research journal publications about brain-behavior relations. He is listed in Best Doctors in America, America’s Top Doctors and Who’s Who. He has trained approximately 70 postdoctoral fellows, many of whom are now leaders in neurology and neuropsychology. 

    Most recently, Dr. Heilman is the author of The Believer's Brain    

  5. The Essence of Multivariate Thinking: Basic Themes and Methods, 2nd Edition

    "Lisa Harlow empowers readers to master the art of multivariate analysis with her latest edition. The book guides readers from assumption testing to interpretation and write-up by providing us with pertinent examples and computer-generated output (SPSS, SAS) for the leading multivariate methods utilized in social science research." – Jennifer Ann Morrow, University of Tennessee, USA

    To request your complimentary copy of The Essence of Multivariate Thinking, please click here.

  6. Advanced Methods in Family Therapy Research

    "Advanced Methods in Family Therapy Research briefly comprehensively and succinctly charts the territory of research methods for assessing couple and family therapy. Richard Miller and Lee Johnson have assembled a superb set of authors who illuminate every aspect of research ranging from basic concepts, such as how to develop research ideas and conduct analyses, to more specialized topics such as cultural adaption research and specific technologies. This book should be an essential great resource for graduate courses in family research and a part of every family researcher’s library." -- Jay Lebow, Ph.D., Clinical Professor of Psychology, The Family Institute at Northwestern and Northwestern University To request a complimentary copy, please click here.

  7. Dr. Barry McCarthy

    Author of the Month: Barry McCarthy

    Dr. Barry McCarthy is a clinical psychologist, professor of psychology, and certified sex and marital therapist. He has published extensively on couples and sexuality and has done more than 350 professional workshops nationally and internationally.

    Most recently, Routledge has published the second edition of his bestselling book, Rekindling Desire.

  8. Rekindling Desire

    New blog post from Barry McCarthy

    In the new edition of his bestselling classic, Rekindling Desire, Dr. Barry McCarthy continues the exploration of inhibited sexual desire and no-sex relationships. For a taste of what to expect, read his most recent blog post on Psychologytoday.com, which dispels the myths about female sexual desire.

  9. World, Affectivity, Trauma

    Robert Stolorow Interviewed on Heidegger

    In this interview with one of the founders of intersubjective psychoanalysis, Robert Stolorow discusses his interest in Heidegger and the implications of that interest for the psychoanalytic project overall. What do “worldness”, “everydayness”, and “resoluteness” bring to the clinical encounter? What is the role of trauma in bringing us to a more authentic place? Click here to listen now.

    Stolorow is the author of World, Affectivity, Trauma and Structures of Subjectivity, upcoming in 2014.

  10. Self Research

    In Self Research, Ian Law outlines and draws together the theoretical, institutional and practice elements of this work, and offers illustrative examples of how different elements of the methodology can be applied in practice.

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