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  1. Using Technology to Support Evidence-Based Behavioral Health Practices

    A Clinician's Guide

    Edited by Michael A. Cucciare, Kenneth R. Weingardt

    The use of technology to provide cost-effective behavioral healthcare is emerging as a crucial aspect of treating a wide variety of behavioral health problems. However, many behavioral health providers lack the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively integrate technology-based...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Depression and the Soul

    A Guide to Spiritually Integrated Treatment

    By John R. Peteet

    In Depression and the Soul, John Peteet proves the old adage that the best physician is also a philosopher. He considers how to approach the problem of depression within a larger context, and reviews current concepts of successful living relative to the heart (emotion and volition), the mind (...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. What Psychiatry Left Out of the DSM-5

    Historical Mental Disorders Today

    By Edward Shorter

    What Psychiatry Left Out of the DSM-5: Historical Mental Disorders Today covers the diagnoses that the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) failed to include, along with diagnoses that should not have been included, but were. Psychiatry as a field is over two centuries old...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Psychological Assessment with the MMPI-2/MMPI-2-RF

    3rd Edition

    By Alan F. Friedman, P. Kevin Bolinskey, Richard W. Levak, David S. Nichols

    This third edition apprises users of the MMPI-2/MMPI-2-Restructured Form (RF) for the ever-changing landscape of this dynamic personality/psychopathology instrument and its expanding utility in a variety of contexts. Two new chapters addressing the RC scales and the MMPI-2-RF are included in this...

    Published October 16th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Patterns in Interpersonal Interactions

    Inviting Relational Understandings for Therapeutic Change

    Edited by Karl Tomm, Sally St. George, Dan Wulff, Tom Strong

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    In this book we present a comprehensive view of a systemic approach to working with families, initiated by Karl Tomm more than two decades ago at the Calgary Family Therapy Centre in Canada. The contributors of this edited book articulate the IPscope framework as it was originally designed and...

    Published May 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. A Pocket Guide to Risk Assessment and Management in Mental Health

    By Chris Hart

    Risk assessment and risk management are top of every mental health trust’s agenda. This concise and easy-to-read book provides an informative and practical guide to the process of undertaking a risk assessment, arriving at a formulation and then developing a risk management plan. Covering...

    Published February 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Case Studies in Sexual Deviance

    Toward Evidence Based Practice

    Edited by William T. O'Donohue

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    The assessment and treatment of sexual deviance can be very difficult tasks, and it can be hard to find mentors to provide initial skills training and help in navigating the many complexities of a particular case. This book presents a series of case studies from international experts in the field...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Formulation in Psychology and Psychotherapy

    Making sense of people's problems, 2nd Edition

    By Lucy Johnstone, Rudi Dallos

    The first edition of Formulation in Psychology and Psychotherapy caught the wave of growing interest in formulation in a clinical context. This completely updated and revised edition summarises recent practice, research, developments and debates while retaining the features that made the first a...

    Published June 20th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Working With Families in Medical Settings

    A Multidisciplinary Guide for Psychiatrists and Other Health Professionals

    Edited by Alison M. Heru

    Working With Families in Medical Settings provides mental-health professionals with the tools they need to figure out what patients and families want and how, within the constraints imposed by 21st-century healthcare setting, to best give them the care they need. Psychiatrists and other clinicians...

    Published March 19th 2013 by Routledge

  10. 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 8th 2013 by Routledge