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Recent Articles

  1. Visions in Psychotherapy Research and Practice

    NEW   The Society for Psychotherapy Research (SPR) is devoted to the development and dissemination of research, as well as the integration of empirical, theoretical, and clinical knowledge in psychotherapy. A highlight of the SPR annual meeting is the presidential address, wherein the president delivers what many view as the most important presentation of their career.

  2. National Eating Disorders Awareness Week Author Interview: Alexandra Logue

    Alexandra W. Logue, PhD, is an internationally known behavioral scientist. Her general research area is learning and motivation, with special research interests in higher education, choice behavior, self-control, and food aversions and preferences. She has published over 130 books, articles, and chapters on higher education, quantitative models of choice behavior, and food aversions and preferences, and has served on the editorial boards of many prestigious journals.

  3. National Eating Disorders Awareness Week Author Interview: Jenny Radcliffe

    Jenny Radcliffe is a Consultant Clinical Health Psychologist. Since completing her training at University College London she has specialized in working with people with physical health problems. For the past eight years her primary interest has been in the psychological impact of obesity and weight loss surgery.

  4. The Great Psychotherapy Debate

    NEW     The second edition of The Great Psychotherapy Debate has been updated and revised to expand the presentation of the Contextual Model, which is derived from a scientific understanding of how humans heal in a social context and explains findings from a vast array of psychotherapies studies. This model provides a compelling alternative to traditional research on psychotherapy, which tends to focus on identifying the most effective treatment for particular disorders through emphasizing the specific ingredients of treatment.

  5. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Preventing Suicide Attempts

    NEW  Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Preventing Suicide Attempts consolidates the accumulated knowledge and efforts of leading suicide researchers, and describes how a common, cognitive behavioral model of suicide has resulted in 50% or greater reductions in suicide attempts across clinical settings.

  6. Grief and Trauma in Children

    NEW   Grief and Trauma in Children provides easy-to-implement, ready-to-use therapy materials to help busy practitioners use grief and trauma interventions in real-world settings. 

  7. National Eating Disorders Awareness Week Author Interview: Judith Matz

    Judith Matz, LCSW, is a Clinical Social Worker specializing in eating and weight issues since 1986. She is Director of The Chicago Center for Overcoming Overeating, Inc. and has a private practice. Judith is a frequent presenter at local and national conferences. Descriptions of her work have appeared in the media, including the LA Times, Fitness, Good Housekeeping, Self, Shape, Today’s Dietitian, Diabetes Self-Management, Psychotherapy Networker, and NBC News Chicago with Nesita Kwan, and she appears in the documentary America The Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments.

  8. Transforming Troubled Children, Teens, and Their Families

    NEW   "Transforming Troubled Children, Teens, and Their Families is an essential tool for anyone using IFS with children and adolescents. Art guides practitioners through the complex task of working with young people in the context of their surroundings. He clearly illustrates how a clinician can shift from working within the child’s internal system to their external system(s) and back again. Art’s wisdom and compassion flow from the pages." --Pamela K. Krause, LCSW, Private Practitioner and Senior Lead Trainer for the Center for Selfleadership

  9. New Books in February 2015

    Browse our selection of new titles publishing this month.

  10. Cognitive Psychology: A Student’s Handbook, 7th Edition

    Rigorously researched and accessibly written, Cognitive Psychology: A Student’s Handbook is widely regarded as the leading undergraduate textbook in the field.

    New to this edition:

    • Thoroughly revised throughout to include the latest research and developments in the field
    • Extended coverage of cognitive neuroscience
    • Additional content on computational cognitive science
    • New and updated case studies demonstrating real life applications of cognitive psychology
    • Fully updated companion website

    Learn more here!

    Click here to request a complimentary exam copy!

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