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  1. Self Improvement Month Author Interview: Barry McCarthy

    Barry McCarthy, PhD, is a clinical psychologist, professor of psychology, and a certified sex and marital therapist. He has published extensively on couples and sexuality and has run over 300 professional workshops nationally and internationally. He is also the recipient of numerous awards, including the 2009 Smart Marriages Impact Award. Most recently, he is the author of Rekindling Desire, 2nd Edition, and Therapy with Men After 60.

  2. Letting Go of Self Destructive Behaviors

    Self Improvement Month Author Interview: Lisa Ferentz

    Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, is the president and founder of the Institute for Advanced Psychotherapy Training and Education, which provides continuing education to mental health professionals. She was named "Social Worker of the Year" by the Maryland Society for Clinical Social Work in 2009 and has been in solo private practice specializing in trauma for 30 years. She is the author of Letting Go of Self-Destructive Behaviors and Treating Self-Destructive Behaviors in Trauma Survivors.

  3. Self Improvement Month Author Interview: John Coleman

    John Coleman, author of Why Won't my Teenager Talk to Me?, has an international reputation for his work with parents and young people. He is a trained clinical psychologist and is currently a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. He is the Founder of a research center studying adolescents and their families, and during his career he has also run a special school for troubled teenagers and worked as a policy advisor for government. In addition to running workshops for parents of teenagers, he has created two series for TV and written books and developed videos on the adolescent years. John’s pioneering work has been widely recognized and in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in 2001 he was awarded an OBE for services to young people. Listen to the insightful podcast with John Coleman.

  4. Free Sample Chapter from Handbook of PTSD: Science and Practice, Second Edition

    Widely regarded as the definitive reference, this handbook brings together foremost authorities on posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Diagnostic and conceptual issues are reviewed in depth. The volume examines the causes and mechanisms of PTSD on multiple levels, from psychological processes to genes and neurobiology. Risk and resilience processes are addressed across development and in specific populations. Contributors describe evidence-based assessment and treatment approaches as well as promising emerging interventions. The integrative concluding chapter identifies key unanswered questions with important implications for science and practice.

  5. Free Sample Chapter from Group Work with Adolescents: Principles and Practice, 3rd Edition

    A trusted course text and professional resource, this comprehensive book delves into all aspects of planning and conducting strengths-based group work with adolescents. In an accessible, down-to-earth style, Andrew Malekoff spells out the principles of effective group practice. Extensive clinical illustrations show how successful group leaders engage teens in addressing tough issues - including violence, sexuality, prejudice, social isolation, and substance abuse - in a wide range of settings. Normative issues that adolescents face in the multiple contexts of their lives are lucidly explained. Packed with creative ideas and activities, the book helps readers develop their skills as confident, reflective practitioners.

  6. New - Routledge Library Editions: Group Therapy

    Build your library collection with Routledge Library Editions: Group Therapy. These nine previously out-of-print titles are now available again, either as a set or as individual volumes, in your choice of print or ebook.

  7. Explore Routledge Library Editions in Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis and Jungian Psychology

    The Routledge Library Editions publishing program reissues previously out of print books from the Routledge archives, bringing past scholarship to a new generation of students and faculty and offering institutions an unparalleled opportunity to build a library according to research interests or student requirements.

  8. Why Love Matters, 2nd Edition

    Love matters. And we have the science to prove it.

    Should I put my baby in a nursery?
    Can we prevent anti-social behavior?
    Will my depression be passed on to my child?

    This new edition of Why Love Matters, by Sue Gerhardt, throws some fresh light on these perennially challenging questions by updating its popular and accessible account of how the brain develops in early life.  

  9. Key Titles on Intimacy and Sex Therapy

    Check out these key titles on Intimacy and Sex Therapy, including "a must have for seasoned sex therapists" and other important resources for assisting clients and revitalizing your own intimate relations.

  10. Free-to-View in August: Psychology and Mental Health

    Don’t Miss Out! Free to read Work and Organizational Psychology books throughout August!

    Routledge has compiled a collection of books on Work and Organizational Psychology for which we're thrilled to offer free full-text previews until the end of August!

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