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  1. The Transpersonal

    Spirituality in Psychotherapy and Counselling, 2nd Edition

    In this new edition of The Transpersonal, John Rowan takes account of the growing interest in spirituality, assessing the many new developments in the field and providing an essential overview of the multitude of guides now available on the subject. By providing a clear and highly readable...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Fitness To Plead In England And Wales

    By Donald Grubin

    The concept of fitness to plead has its origins in the medieval courts of England, where the ritual of court proceedings demanded that accused individuals respond to the charges against them. Being fit to plead, however, has involved into a fundamental principle of British law and those legal...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Aggression

    Individual Differences, Alcohol And Benzodiazepines

    By Alyson Bond, Malcolm Lader

    The incidence of aggression and violence is of wide concern. It is therefore vital that we try to understand the mechanisms involved. This book outlines definitions and theories of aggressive behaviour and points out the contribution of both biological and psychological factors. Aggression...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. The Quintessential Zerka

    Writings by Zerka Toeman Moreno on Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy

    By Zerka T Moreno

    Edited by Edward Schreiber

    The Quintessential Zerka documents the origins and development of the theory and practice of psychodrama, sociometry and group psychotherapy through the work and innovation of its co-creator, Zerka Toeman Moreno. This comprehensive handbook brings together history, philosophy, methodology and...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Psychosis In The Inner City

    The Camberwell First Episode Study

    Edited by David J. Castle University of Western Australia, Perth; et al.

    The "epigenetic puzzle" which is schizophrenia, forms the focus of this Monograph, But The Authors Do Not Sit Comfortably With The Notion That this is an entity. Rather, they approach the non-affective psychoses on a broad epidemiological base, ascertaining cases of so-called "functional" psychoses...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Mental Health In Our Future Cities

    Edited by David Goldberg, Thornicroft Graham

    Across the world, cities are becoming larger, as populations drift from the country into urban areas. At the same time, the mentally ill are leaving the mental hospitals and new forms of care are being found in the community. The best ways in which services for the mentally ill can be organized in...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. On Psychoanalysis and the Secrets of History

    By Gladys Foxe

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    First published in 2013. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 24th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Sexual Predators

    Society, Risk, and the Law

    By Robert A. Prentky, Howard E. Barbaree, Eric S. Janus

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Convicted sex offenders released from custody at the end of their criminal sentences pose a risk for re-offense. In many US states, Sexually Violent Predator (SVP) laws have been enacted that allow for the post-prison preventive detention of high risk sex offenders. SVP laws require the courts to...

    Published June 24th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Environmental Melancholia

    Psychoanalytic dimensions of engagement

    By Renee Lertzman

    Series: Psychoanalytic Explorations

    In this groundbreaking book, Renee Lertzman applies psychoanalytic theory and psychosocial research to the issue of public engagement and public apathy in response to chronic ecological threats. By highlighting unconscious and affective dimensions of contemporary ecological issues, Lertzman...

    Published June 24th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of Drugs and Sport

    Edited by Verner Møller, Ivan Waddington, John M. Hoberman

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Doping has become one of the most important and high-profile issues in contemporary sport. Shocking cases such as that of Lance Armstrong and the US Postal cycling team have exposed the complicated relationships between athletes, teams, physicians, sports governing bodies, drugs providers, and...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge