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  1. Posttraumatic Growth

    Positive Changes in the Aftermath of Crisis

    Edited by Richard G. Tedeschi, Crystal L. Park, Lawrence G. Calhoun

    That which does not kill us makes us stronger. (Nietzsche) The phenomenon of positive personal change following devastating events has been recognized since ancient times, but given little attention by contemporary psychologists and psychiatrists, who have tended to focus on the negative...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Preventing Eating Disorders

    A Handbook of Interventions and Special Challenges

    Edited by Niva Piran, Michael Levine, Catherine Steiner-Adair

    This comprehensive resource provides multiple prevention strategies, programs, and approaches for health and mental health workers, educators, researchers, students, and interested members of the community at large who work to prevent eating disorders and related problems....

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Archaeology of Psychotherapy in Korea

    A study of Korean therapeutic work and professional growth

    By Haeyoung Jeong

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Behavioural Sciences

    This is the first English book dedicated solely to the historical development of psychotherapy in Korea. It is an archaeological research of literature relating to the care and treatment of mind in Korean history in dialogue with spiritual, philosophical, cultural, social, and medical perspectives....

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Autism and Creativity

    Is There a Link between Autism in Men and Exceptional Ability?

    By Michael Fitzgerald

    Autism and Creativity is a stimulating study of male creativity and autism, arguing that a major genetic endowment is a prerequisite of genius, and that cultural and environmental factors are less significant than has often been claimed. Chapters on the diagnosis and psychology of autism set the...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Trouble with Twin Studies

    A Reassessment of Twin Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

    By Jay Joseph

    The Trouble with Twin Studies questions popular genetic explanations of human behavioral differences based upon the existing body of twin research. Psychologist Jay Joseph outlines the fallacies of twin studies in the context of the ongoing decades-long failure to discover genes for human...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Alcohol And Emerging Markets

    Patterns, Problems, And Responses

    Edited by Marcus Grant

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    Divided into two parts, Alcohol and Emerging Markets begins with a series of case studies that assess alcohol issues in four regions - Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, and Sub-Saharan Africa - and four countries - China, India, Mexico, and Russia. Issues such as past and current...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Clinical Neuropsychology and Cost Outcome Research

    A Beginning

    Edited by George Prigatano, Neil Pliskin

    This edited book introduces clinical neuropsychologists to the concepts and challenges involved in conducting cost outcome research....

    Published December 1st 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. Person-Environment Psychology and Mental Health

    Assessment and Intervention

    Edited by William E. Martin, Jr., Jody L. Swartz-Kulstad, William E. Martin

    In recent years, mental health professionals who have traditionally focused on the emotional state of the individual have come to realize that problems arise from the unique interactions between particular individuals and environments. From necessity, they are beginning to look at context; no...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Predatory Priests, Silenced Victims

    The Sexual Abuse Crisis and the Catholic Church

    Edited by Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea, Virginia Goldner

    The sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church captured headlines and mobilized public outrage in January 2002. But much of the commentary that immediately followed was reductionistic, focusing on single "causes" of clerical abuse such as mandatory celibacy, homosexuality, sexual repressiveness or...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Designing Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents

    A Shrewd Investment

    By J. Gerald Young, Pierre Ferrari

    Series: International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions Leadership Ser.

    An exceptional opportunity is being missed. A chance to alleviate suffering and to achieve health care cost reductions for society is available, but is being ignored. There is an explosion of new knowledge about the emotional and intellectual development of children, and the causes and treatment of...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Taylor & Francis