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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 5,379 new and published books in the subject of Mental Health — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Paranoia

    The Psychology of Persecutory Delusions

    By Daniel Freeman, Philippa A. Garety

    Paranoia is the suspicion that other intend to cause you harm. It is a common experience in the general population, though often overlooked. In its most severe form, paranoia occurs as persecutory delusions. Paranoia, written by leading researchers in this field, is the first cognitive psychology...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Shell Shock to PTSD

    Military Psychiatry from 1900 to the Gulf War

    By Edgar Jones, Simon Wessely

    The application of psychiatry to war and terrorism is highly topical and a source of intense media interest. Shell Shock to PTSD explores the central issues involved in maintaining the mental health of the armed forces and treating those who succumb to the intense stress of combat. Drawing on...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Developing a National Mental Health Policy

    By Rachel Jenkins

    Mental illness causes a substantial health burden in all regions of the world, and is a major contributor to world poverty.Developing a National Mental Health Policy is designed to support those involved in developing locally appropriate mental health policies, emphasising the crucial role of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Cognitive Analytic Therapy for Offenders

    A New Approach to Forensic Psychotherapy

    Edited by Philip H. Pollock, Mark Stowell-Smith

    Cognitive analytic therapy (CAT) is an established form of integrated psychotherapy, which has been applied in a variety of clinical settings to a diversity of disorders with promising outcomes. In Cognitive Analytic Therapy for Offenders, the authors describe the application of CAT to forensic...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Trauma and Psychosis

    New Directions for Theory and Therapy

    Edited by Warren Larkin, Anthony P. Morrison

    Trauma and Psychosis provides a valuable contribution to the current understanding of the possible relationships between the experience of trauma and the range of phenomena currently referred to as psychosis. Warren Larkin and Anthony P. Morrison bring together contributions from leading...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Child and Adolescent Psychopathology

    Theoretical and Clinical Implications

    Edited by Cecilia A. Essau

    How do biological and environmental factors influence the development of childhood and adolescent disorders? There has been a substantial increase of interest in research into child and adolescent psychopathology. In this book, Cecilia Essau brings together contributions from the UK, the US and...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Transformation of the Psyche

    The Symbolic Alchemy of the Splendor Solis

    By Joseph L. Henderson, Dyane N. Sherwood

    Written by Joseph L. Henderson, one of the first generation of Jungian analysts, and Dyane N. Sherwood, a practising analyst, this book is a striking and unique contribution to the resurgence of interest in alchemy for its way of representing the phenomenology of creative experience. Transformation...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Mad Tales from Bollywood

    Portrayal of Mental Illness in Conventional Hindi Cinema

    By Dinesh Bhugra

    This is the first book to investigate how mental illness is portrayed in Hindi cinema. It examines attitudes towards mental illness in Indian culture, how they are reflected in Hindi films, and how culture has influenced the portrayal of the psychoses. Dinesh Bhugra guides the reader through...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Culture And Common Mental Disorders In Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Vickram Patel

    The influence of culture on mental illness has been the subject of considerable academic investigation and debate in recent years. This debate has provoked concerns about the validity and reliability of older methodologies which emphasised either universal characteristics of disorders which were...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Anxiety and Cognition

    A Unified Theory

    By Michael Eysenck

    It is argued in this book that there are three major approaches to anxiety. First, there is anxiety as an emotional state. Second, there is trait anxiety as a dimension of personality. Third, there is anxiety as a set of anxiety disorders. What is attempted is to produce a unified theory of anxiety...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press