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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Formulation in Psychology and Psychotherapy

    Making sense of people's problems, 2nd Edition

    Edited 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Personality Assessment in Depth

    A Casebook

    By Marshall L. Silverstein

    Series: Personality and Clinical Psychology

    Comprised of five unique and extended case studies, Personality Assessment in Depth examines contemporary clinical problems that are familiar to clinicians, but have not been explored extensively in the personality assessment field. Each case study demonstrates the test protocols of the Rorschach...

    Published December 10th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Changing Roles for a New Psychotherapy

    By John G. Miller

    Psychotherapy is not a “one size fits all approach.” As author John Miller describes in Changing Roles for a New Psychotherapy, all theoretical orientations have their uses and merits in different situations and with different clients. Through a varied personal life and professional career, in...

    Published December 10th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Core Competencies in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

    Becoming a Highly Effective and Competent Cognitive-Behavioral Therapist

    By Cory F. Newman

    Series: Core Competencies in Psychotherapy Series

    This volume is a concise, convenient, and clearly written book for those who wish to study, master, and teach the core competencies of cognitive-behavioral therapy. Relevant for novice therapists as well as experienced clinicians and supervisors, this text also goes “between the lines” of...

    Published July 12th 2012 by Routledge