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  1. Radical Approaches to Social Skills Training (Psychology Revivals)

    By Peter Trower

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1984, one of the few facts that emerged clearly in the beleaguered field of psychology and mental health at the time was the extent of poor social skills in psychiatric patients, the mentally handicapped and problem adolescents. As a result, during the 1970s, social skills...

    Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Cognitive Foundations of Clinical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    By Chris R. Brewin

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1988, this was the first textbook to review and integrate the cognitive theories underlying the practice of modern clinical psychology. Written in a clear and readable way, it uses many clinical examples to relate the theories to what therapists actually do. It describes the...

    Published February 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Borderline (Psychology Revivals)

    A Psychological Study of Paranoia and Delusional Thinking

    By Peter Chadwick

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1992, Borderline presents a unique study of the disturbed mind. Professional psychologist Peter Chadwick draws upon his own personal experience of madness to provide a valuable exploration of the psychology of paranoia and schizophrenia. The book goes beyond a narrowly...

    Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Frances Tustin Today

    Edited by Judith L. Mitrani, Theodore Mitrani

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    Frances Tustin Today explores some of the ways and means by which Tustin’s work has enabled psychoanalytic clinicians to enter into the elemental domain of sensation: what Bion called the ‘proto-mental’ area of the psyche-soma. Through detailed clinical contributions of several of her exponents...

    Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Great Psychotherapy Debate

    The Evidence for What Makes Psychotherapy Work, 2nd Edition

    By Bruce E. Wampold, Zac E. Imel

    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...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Play, Performance, and Identity

    How Institutions Structure Ludic Spaces

    Edited by Matt Omasta, Drew Chappell

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    Play helps define who we are as human beings. However, many of the leisurely/ludic activities people participate in are created and governed by corporate entities with social, political, and business agendas. As such, it is critical that scholars understand and explicate the ideological...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Video and Filmmaking as Psychotherapy

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Joshua L. Cohen, J. Lauren Johnson, Penny Orr

    Series: Advances in Mental Health Research

    While film and video has long been used within psychological practice, researchers and practitioners have only just begun to explore the benefits of film and video production as therapy. This volume describes a burgeoning area of psychotherapy which employs the art of filmmaking and digital...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Forensic Psychological Assessment in Practice

    Case Studies

    By Corine de Ruiter, Nancy Kaser-Boyd

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Forensic Psychological Assessment in Practice: Case Studies presents a set of forensic criminal cases as examples of a scientist-practitioner model for forensic psychological assessment. The cases involve a number of forensic issues, such as criminal responsibility, violence risk assessment,...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Shadow of the Second Mother

    Nurses and nannies in theories of infant development

    By Prophecy Coles

    The Shadow of the "Second Mother" explores why has there been such little interest, in psychology, social history and biography, in the important contribution that ‘second mothers’, such as wet nurses and nannies, have had upon the emotional life of the children they have nursed. For the last...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Lacan on Madness

    Madness, yes you can't

    Edited by Patricia Gherovici, Manya Steinkoler

    This new collection of essays by distinguished international scholars and clinicians will revolutionize your understanding of madness. Essential for those on both sides of the couch eager to make sense of the plethora of theories about madness available today, Lacan on Madness: Madness, Yes You Can...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge