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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Case Conceptualization

    Mastering this Competency with Ease and Confidence

    By Len Sperry, Jonathan Sperry

    Series: Core Competencies in Psychotherapy Series

    This is the type of book instructors, trainees, and clinicians need—a short text that demystifies the case conceptualization process and provides a streamlined method for learning and mastering this competency. It presents an integrative model for conceptualizing cases, dispels common myths about...

    Published June 25th 2012 by Routledge

  5. The Bipolar Spectrum

    Diagnosis or Fad?

    By Joel Paris

    In the 1970s, author Joel Paris was one of the first doctors in his hospital to prescribe lithium to a psychiatric patient. In the wake of the drug’s success, both in that case and countless others, why this book? As Dr. Paris’ historical examination of bipolar diagnosis and critique of the...

    Published March 1st 2012 by Routledge

  6. Psychosocial Assessment and Treatment of Bariatric Surgery Patients

    Edited by James E. Mitchell, Martina de Zwaan

    Bariatric surgery plays an important role in the treatment of obesity; in this comprehensive resource the worldwide leaders of the field provide the most up-to-date information on the psychosocial issues that affect their patients. Included is an overview and history of surgical procedures,...

    Published October 18th 2011 by Routledge

  7. DSM-IV-TR Clinical Vignettes

    Volumes 1 & 2

    By William H. Reid, Michael G. Wise

    This collection of clinical vignettes can be used in several ways, including as an adjunct to teaching, in self-instruction for individuals and groups, and as a video examination in DSM-IV diagnosis. It contains sixteen vignettes ranging in length from five to 12 minutes and includes a program...

    Published July 15th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Scientific Foundations of Clinical Assessment

    By Stephen N. Haynes, Gregory T. Smith, John D. Hunsley

    Series: Foundations of Clinical Science and Practice

    Scientific Foundations of Clinical Assessment is a user-friendly overview of the most important principles and concepts of clinical assessment. It provides readers with a science-based framework for interpreting assessment research and making good assessment decisions, such as selecting the best...

    Published March 8th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Get the Diagnosis Right

    Assessment and Treatment Selection for Mental Disorders

    By Jerome S. Blackman

    Dr. Jerome Blackman, author of 101 Defenses: How the Mind Shields Itself, has once again crafted an extraordinarily user-friendly book that demonstrates to all readers, from trainees to advanced analysts, the process of diagnosing mental disturbance. Get the Diagnosis Right provides a systematic...

    Published May 19th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Medical Hypnosis Primer

    Clinical and Research Evidence

    Edited by Arreed Franz Barabasz, Karen Olness, Robert Boland, Stephen Kahn

    This brief Primer, assembled by top recognized hypnosis authorities, briefly presents the basic concepts of modern medical hypnosis and encourages mental health care practitioners to learn how to use hypnosis as an adjunct to standard medical care. It also lays the groundwork for the teaching and...

    Published September 11th 2009 by Routledge