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  1. Starting a Successful Practice in Clinical Psychology and Counseling

    A Guide for Students in Psychology and New Career Psychologists

    By Owen J. Bargreen

    Clinical psychology is a quickly growing profession, yet it is a challenging one: the preparation is arduous, the training is highly selective, and the results – an established and financially successful practice – are not easy to achieve. This book explains how to prepare for and surmount all of...

    Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  2. Red Flags in Psychotherapy

    Stories of Ethics Complaints and Resolutions

    By Patricia Keith-Spiegel

    This book delves into risks that can easily bedevil any psychotherapist and what can happen if they are ignored. Dramatic storytelling, based on actual incidents from the author’s experiences as a member of ethics committees and as an ethics teacher and consultant, explores actions prompting...

    Published September 16th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Elements of the Helping Process

    A Guide for Clinicians, 3rd Edition

    By Raymond Fox

    Elements of the Helping Process: A Guide for Clinicians takes a humanistic approach to guiding clinicians, emphasizing that professional practice involves a deliberate, conscious, and disciplined use of self with clients participating in a forum that is steady, safe, and consistent. As with the...

    Published May 8th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Developing a Forensic Practice

    Operations and Ethics for Experts

    By William H. Reid

    The Manfred S. Guttmacher Award Winner Developing a forensic practice can be confusing and intimidating. Dr. William Reid, a highly experienced forensic psychiatrist, has written a practical, straightforward guide for clinicians interested in doing it right and increasing their opportunities for a...

    Published March 18th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Assessing Common Mental Health and Addiction Issues With Free-Access Instruments

    By Katie M. Sandberg, Taryn E. Richards, Bradley T. Erford

    As healthcare costs rise, so too do the costs of assessment instruments, critical tools for mental health professionals. While some traditional assessment instruments have become prohibitively expensive, as with many other fields, the Internet offers a host of more affordable and equitable...

    Published March 7th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Changing Roles for a New Psychotherapy

    By John G. Miller

    Psychotherapy is not a “one size fits all approach.” As author John Miller describes in Changing Roles for a New Psychotherapy, all theoretical orientations have their uses and merits in different situations and with different clients. Through a varied personal life and professional career, in...

    Published December 9th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Posttraumatic Growth in Clinical Practice

    By Lawrence G. Calhoun, Richard G. Tedeschi

    From the authors who pioneered the concept of posttraumatic growth comes Posttraumatic Growth in Clinical Practice, a book that brings the study of growth after trauma into the twenty-first century. Clinicians will find a framework that’s easy to use and flexible enough to be tailored to the needs...

    Published December 7th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Subjectivity in Motion

    Life, Art, and Movement in the Work of Hermann Rorschach

    By Naamah Akavia

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Mental Health

    The motif of human movement has long been understood as central to Hermann Rorschach’s strikingly innovative inkblot experiment. But owing to Rorschach’s untimely death a year after publishing his famous work, Psychodiagnostics, the world has lacked an adequate understanding of how he came to put...

    Published November 25th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Handbook of Counseling and Psychotherapy in an International Context

    Edited by Roy Moodley, Uwe P. Gielen, Rosa Wu

    Many factors in the world today, such as globalization and a rise in immigration, are increasing the need for mental health practitioners to acquire the ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures. This text will be the most comprehensive volume to address this need to date,...

    Published September 5th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Therapist Stories of Inspiration, Passion, and Renewal

    What's Love Got To Do With It?

    Edited by Michael F. Hoyt

    Why do you practice psychotherapy? In this exciting volume, some of the field’s leading therapists tell true stories which evoke the pleasures, joys, and satisfactions that inspire passion for therapeutic work. Rather than focusing on the stresses and strains of being a clinician, these...

    Published August 26th 2012 by Routledge