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  1. Mental Health Care in the African-American Community

    Edited by Sadye Logan, Ramona Denby, Priscilla A Gibson

    Over the course of an African American’s lifetime, mental health care needs change according to an individual’s unique interactions with his or her environment. Mental Health Care in the African-American Community uses this perspective to provide a deeper analysis of factors and issues affecting...

    Published October 24th 2007 by Routledge

  2. The Ethics of Psychoanalysis

    The Seminar of Jacques Lacan: Book VII

    By Jacques Lacan

    Series: Routledge Classics

    A charismatic and controversial figure, Lacan is one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century and his work has revolutionized linguistics, philosophy, literature, psychology, cultural and media studies. He gained his reputation as a lecturer, disseminating his ideas to audiences that...

    Published September 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  3. Doing Psychiatry Wrong

    A Critical and Prescriptive Look at a Faltering Profession

    By René J. Muller

    The prospect that the psychiatric profession has hurt rather than helped many of its patients is incredibly disheartening; however, wrong diagnoses and improper treatment are all too common errors within the field. Author René Muller presents a revealing look into how psychiatry has failed a great...

    Published July 9th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Dictionary of Ethical and Legal Terms and Issues

    The Essential Guide for Mental Health Professionals

    By Len Sperry

    The professional practice of counseling and mental health can often be complex and litigious. While there are many professional ethics textbooks, there are few, if any, supporting resources to assist in mastering basic terminology, or to offer easy access to important legal opinions in everyday...

    Published November 14th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Handbook Of Eyewitness Psychology 2 Volume Set

    Edited by R.C.L. Lindsay, David F. Ross, J. Don Read, Michael P. Toglia

    The Handbook of Eyewitness Psychology presents a survey of research and legal opinions from international experts on the rapidly expanding scientific literature addressing the accuracy and limitations of eyewitnesses as a source of evidence for the courts. For the first time, extensive reviews of...

    Published October 29th 2006 by Psychology Press

  6. Ethical and Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals

    A Comprehensive Handbook of Principles and Standards

    By Steven F Bucky, Joanne E Callan, George Stricker

    Stay up-to-date on the ethical and legal issues that affect your clinical and professional decisions! Ethical and Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals: A Comprehensive Handbook of Principles and Standards details the ethical and legal issues that involve mental health professionals....

    Published August 15th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Corporate Social Responsibility and Alcohol

    The Need and Potential for Partnership

    Edited by Marcus Grant, Joyce O'Connor

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    Increased scrutiny on the part of the general public, media, and government has warranted a reexamination of corporate responsibilities, standards of accountability, the company's role in its local and extended community, and its ethical position in our society and culture. Corporate Social...

    Published May 31st 2005 by Routledge

  8. Destructive Trends in Mental Health

    The Well Intentioned Path to Harm

    Edited by Rogers H. Wright, Nicholas A. Cummings

    This book takes as its inspiration the assumption that the atmosphere of intellectual openness, scientific inquiry, aspiration towards diversity, and freedom from political pressure that once flourished in the American Psychological Association has been eclipsed by an "ultra-liberal agenda," in...

    Published March 5th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Therapeutic and Legal Issues for Therapists Who Have Survived a Client Suicide

    Breaking the Silence

    By Kayla Weiner

    The death of a patient is every therapist’s worst nightmare. Even more frightening is the debilitating silence that surrounds a therapist after the death of a client. What do you do? How do you proceed with your personal and professional life? Until now, advice on surviving a patient’s suicide has...

    Published December 29th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Social Work and the Courts

    A Casebook, 2nd Edition

    By Daniel Pollack, Toby Kleinman

    Social Work and the Courts is a compendium of the most recent and important legal cases in social work and social welfare. Its dissection and analysis of crucial cases makes it an excellent tool for teaching social workers to understand the legal system and its operation. The book demonstrates how...

    Published February 27th 2003 by Routledge