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  1. Trauma and Psychosis

    New Directions for Theory and Therapy

    Edited by Warren Larkin, Anthony P. Morrison

    Trauma and Psychosis provides a valuable contribution to the current understanding of the possible relationships between the experience of trauma and the range of phenomena currently referred to as psychosis. Warren Larkin and Anthony P. Morrison bring together contributions from leading...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Mad Tales from Bollywood

    Portrayal of Mental Illness in Conventional Hindi Cinema

    By Dinesh Bhugra

    This is the first book to investigate how mental illness is portrayed in Hindi cinema. It examines attitudes towards mental illness in Indian culture, how they are reflected in Hindi films, and how culture has influenced the portrayal of the psychoses. Dinesh Bhugra guides the reader through...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Culture And Common Mental Disorders In Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Vickram Patel

    The influence of culture on mental illness has been the subject of considerable academic investigation and debate in recent years. This debate has provoked concerns about the validity and reliability of older methodologies which emphasised either universal characteristics of disorders which were...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  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. Neuropsychology of Malingering Casebook

    Edited by Joel E. Morgan, Jerry J. Sweet

    Clinical neuropsychologists frequently evaluate individuals within a forensic context, and therefore must address questions regarding the possible presence of reduced effort, response bias and/or malingering. This volume offers a wide range of instructive real-world case examples involving the...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Psychological Consulting To Management

    A Clinician's Perspective

    By Lester L. Tobias

    First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge