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  1. Psychosis, Psychoanalysis and Psychiatry in Postwar USA

    On the borderland of madness

    By Orna Ophir

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

    Covering the last four decades of the 20th century, this book explores the unwritten history of the struggles between psychoanalysis and psychiatry in postwar USA, inaugurated by the neosomatic revolution, which had profound consequences for the treatment of psychotic patients. Analyzing and...

    Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Positive Therapy

    Building bridges between positive psychology and person-centred psychotherapy, 2nd Edition

    By Stephen Joseph

    The applications of positive psychology are different from traditional interventions in therapy in that they are focused on building strength, resilience and well-being rather than being restricted to simply treating disorder. Since the publication of the first edition of Positive Therapy, there is...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Psychotherapy of Personality Disorders

    Metacognition, States of Mind and Interpersonal Cycles

    By Giancarlo Dimaggio, Antonio Semerari, Antonino Carcione, Giuseppe Nicolò, Michele Procacci

    An accurate description of the problems associated with personality disorders can lead to psychotherapists providing better treatment for their patients, alleviating some of the difficulties associated with handling such disorders. The authors draw on existing therapeutic approaches and concepts to...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Impact of the Environment on Psychiatric Disorder

    Edited by Hugh Freeman, Stephen Stansfeld

    The Impact of the Environment on Psychiatric Disorder explores the relationship between the environment and mental health, and suggests that environmental factors can play a role in the causation of psychiatric illness. Hugh Freeman and Stephen Stansfeld bring together experts from the field to...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Family Therapy as an Alternative to Medication

    An Appraisal of Pharmland

    Edited by Phoebe S Prosky, David V Keith

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Effects of Early Adversity on Neurobehavioral Development

    Edited by Charles A. Nelson

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    There has been a burgeoning of interest in the relation between biological development--particularly brain development--and behavioral development. This shift in focus does a better job of reflecting the whole child and all of development. Not surprisingly, many of the individuals who are concerned...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Antisocial Behavior and Mental Health Problems

    Explanatory Factors in Childhood and Adolescence

    By Rolf Loeber, David P. Farrington, Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, Welmoet B. Van Kammen

    Epidemiological surveys have provided key information about the prevalence and degree of seriousness at different ages of a wide array of problem behaviors such as delinquency, substance use, early sexual involvement, and mental health disorders. Knowledge of the extent of these problems and...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Conduct and Oppositional Defiant Disorders

    Epidemiology, Risk Factors, and Treatment

    Edited by Cecilia A. Essau

    Recent decades have seen a steady rise in the incidence of antisocial behavior in youth. Possible direct consequences aside, such behavior is predictive of chronic emotional, educational, vocational, and emotional impairment that is associated with hundreds of millions of dollars in costs to...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Psychologist's Neuropsychotropic Desk Reference

    By Louis Pagliaro, Anne Pagliaro

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Rorschach Assessment of the Personality Disorders

    Edited by Steven K. Huprich

    For decades, The Rorschach Inkblot Method (RIM)--the most popular of the projective tests--has been routinely employed for personality assessment and treatment planning. But in recent years, it has not been free from controversy. Criticisms of its validity and empirical support are catalyzing new...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge