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  1. Psychoanalysis and the Artistic Endeavor

    Conversations with literary and visual artists

    By Lois Oppenheim

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Psychoanalysis and the Artistic Endeavor offers an intriguing window onto the creative thinking of several well-known and highly creative individuals. Internationally renowned writers, painters, choreographers, and others converse with the author about their work and how it has been informed by...

    Published January 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Thinking about Thinking

    Cognition, Science, and Psychotherapy

    By Philip E. McDowell

    This book examines cognition with a broad and comprehensive approach. Drawing upon the work of many researchers, McDowell applies current scientific thinking to enhance the understanding of psychotherapy and other contemporary topics, including economics and healthcare. Through the use of practical...

    Published January 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Psychotherapy for People Diagnosed with Schizophrenia

    Specific techniques

    By Andrew Lotterman

    Series: The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series

    In this unique book, Andrew Lotterman describes a creative approach to the psychotherapy of people diagnosed with schizophrenia and other forms of psychosis. Lotterman focuses on specific techniques that can be used in psychological therapy with people who have symptoms such as hallucinations,...

    Published January 25th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Cinema as Therapy

    Grief and transformational film

    By John Izod, Joanna Dovalis

    Loss is an inescapable reality of life, and individuals need to develop a capacity to grieve in order to mature and live life to the full. Yet most western movie audiences live in cultures that do not value this necessary process and filmgoers finding themselves deeply moved by a particular film...

    Published January 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration

    By Tim Short

    Series: Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

    Theory of Mind (ToM) is the term used for our ability to predict and explain the behaviour of ourselves and others. Accounts of this theory have so far fallen into two competing types: Simulation Theory and ‘Theory Theory’. In contrast with Theory Theory, Simulation Theory argues that we predict...

    Published January 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. What Therapists Say and Why They Say It

    Effective Therapeutic Responses and Techniques, 2nd Edition

    By Bill McHenry, Jim McHenry

    What Therapists Say and Why They Say It, 2nd ed, is one of the most practical and flexible textbooks available to counseling students. The new edition includes more than one hundred techniques and more than a thousand specific therapeutic responses that elucidate, in the most concrete possible way,...

    Published January 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Micro-trauma

    A Psychoanalytic Understanding of Cumulative Psychic Injury

    By Margaret Crastnopol

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Micro-trauma: A psychoanalytic understanding of cumulative psychic injury explores the "micro-traumatic" or small, subtle psychic hurts that build up to undermine a person’s sense of self-worth, skewing his or her character and compromising his or her relatedness to others. These injuries amount to...

    Published January 21st 2015 by Routledge

  8. From Symptom to Synapse

    A Neurocognitive Perspective on Clinical Psychology

    Edited by Jan Mohlman, Thilo Deckersbach, Adam Weissman

    This edited volume bridges the gap between basic and applied science in understanding the nature and treatment of psychiatric disorders and mental health problems. Topics such as brain imaging, physiological indices of emotion, cognitive enhancement strategies, neuropsychological and cognitive...

    Published January 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Handbook of Professional and Ethical Practice for Psychologists, Counsellors and Psychotherapists

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Rachel Tribe, Jean Morrissey

    Closer regulation of psychological counselling means that an awareness of the professional, legal and ethical considerations is vital. The second edition of Handbook of Professional and Ethical Practice offers a clear, stimulating, and structured introduction to a number of contemporary issues of...

    Published January 21st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Early Encounters with Children and Adolescents

    Beginning Psychodynamic Therapists’ First Cases

    Edited by Steven Tuber

    Early Encounters with Children and Adolescents is the first training guide to use the works of beginning therapists as its focus. Far too often, therapists in training are given the "classics" to read—case histories by the masters in the field, which can sometimes leave beginning therapists...

    Published January 21st 2015 by Routledge