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  1. The Clinical Interpretation of MMPI-2

    A Content Cluster Approach

    By Edward E. Gotts, Thomas E. Knudsen

    In a managed care era, the MMPI-2 is becoming an overloaded workhorse, required to generate more and more of the assessments that a battery of instruments once did. Though all now rely on the MMPI-2 for good reasons, and the MMPI has fallen out of use entirely, some important and clinically useful...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Prologue to Violence

    Child Abuse, Dissociation, and Crime

    By Abby Stein

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Despite mounting references to the "transgenerational transmission of violence," we still lack a compelling understanding of the linkage between the interpersonal violence of early life and the criminal violence of adulthood. In Prologue to Violence, Abby Stein draws on the gripping narratives of...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Age of Melancholy

    "Major Depression" and its Social Origin

    By Dan G. Blazer

    Depression has become the most frequently diagnosed chronic mental illness, and is a disability encountered almost daily by mental health professionals of all trades. "Major Depression" is a medical disease, which some would argue has reached epidemic proportions in contemporary society, and it...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Principles of Rorschach Interpretation

    2nd Edition

    By Irving B. Weiner

    This second edition of Irving Weiner's classic comprehensive, clinician-friendly guide to utilizing the Rorschach for personality description has been revised to reflect both recent modifications in the Rorschach Comprehensive System and new evidence concerning the soundness and utility of...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Subordination and Defeat

    An Evolutionary Approach To Mood Disorders and Their Therapy

    Edited by Leon Sloman, Paul Gilbert

    Most people now accept that human beings are the product of millions of years of mammalian evolution and, more recently, primate evolution. This landmark book explores the implications of our evolutionary history for theories and therapies of depression. In particular, the focus is on how social...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Psychological Assessment, Psychiatric Diagnosis, And Treatment Planning

    By Steven W. Hurt, Marvin Reznikoff, John F. Clarkin

    First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Uncoupling Convention

    Psychoanalytic Approaches to Same-Sex Couples and Families

    By Ann D'Ercole, Jack Drescher

    What does it mean to be member of a gay/lesbian couple or family? The contributors to Uncoupling Convention: Psychoanalytic Approaches to Same-Sex Couples and Families address this question by drawing on two cultural movements of the twentieth century: psychoanalysis and the gay/lesbian civil...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Clinical and Forensic Assessment of Psychopathy

    A Practitioner's Guide

    Edited by Carl B. Gacono

    Series: Personality and Clinical Psychology

    Psychopaths are difficult to ignore. They are involved in many of today's most serious problems: war, drugs, murder, and political corruption. As a construct, psychopathy has evolved far beyond its confusing origins in a melange of labels into an empirically measurable syndrome. The first text of...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Violence and Serious Theft

    Development and Prediction from Childhood to Adulthood

    Edited by Rolf Loeber, David P. Farrington, Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, Helene Raskin White

    In this volume, top experts in the field of delinquency discuss the implications of the findings of the Pittsburgh Youth Study for current conceptualizations of antisocial behavior. Violence and Serious Theft is unique in that it combines the strengths of three disciplines to explain delinquency in...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Interrupting Cycles of Early Loss, Trauma and Abuse

    Therapeutic Challenges

    Edited by Toni Heineman

    This volume offers rich and detailed illustrations of the complex emotional needs of the children and parents in vulnerable families. The chapters also highlight the psychological toll that working with at risk groups takes on therapists and others charged with providing care for children and...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge