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New and Published Books

  1. Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence

    By Anna Motz

    Domestic violence is a major public health concern, affecting millions worldwide. It is underreported, often devastating and sometimes ends in murder. In Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence, Anna Motz integrates psychological and criminological data with clinical illustrations and...

    Published April 6th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Personality Assessment

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Robert P. Archer, Steven R. Smith

    The first edition of Personality Assessment provided an overview of the most popular self-report and performance-based personality assessment instruments. The chapter authors were key members in creating or developing the research base for the eight test instruments covered in the book. The text...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Psychology and Law in a Changing World

    New Trends in Theory, Practice and Research

    Edited by Lara Bagnoli, Giovanni B. Traverso

    Criminal psychology, and its relationship to the practice of law, has become a topic of major significance over the last three decades. Psychologists play a key role in modern criminal investigation and are central to crime reduction measures such as offender profiling, delinquency prevention and...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Child Abuse and Neglect

    Second Edition

    By Monica L. McCoy, Stefanie M. Keen

    Child abuse and neglect are examined in this new edition -- the latest research, what it entails, and how to recognize and report it. Federal law mandates the reporting of suspected child maltreatment by many professionals. This book will appeal to those who one day find themselves in the role of a...

    Published November 25th 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. 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 25th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Strategic Interventions for People in Crisis, Trauma, and Disaster

    Revised Edition

    By Diane Sullivan Everstine, Louis Everstine

    Strategic Interventions for People in Crisis, Trauma, and Disaster enables therapists to walk into difficult situations with a thorough understanding of interactional dynamics and a plan of action. With the stressful turbulence of our present culture, more and more clinicians are called upon to...

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Sibling Abuse Trauma

    Assessment and Intervention Strategies for Children, Families, and Adults, 2nd Edition

    By John V. Caffaro

    This book describes an integrative, strengths-based approach to individual and family psychotherapy guided by the effects of abuse trauma on the development of sibling relationships. It fills a void in the training and education of family violence professionals and validates sibling experiences as...

    Published August 18th 2013 by Routledge

  8. A Handbook of Divorce and Custody

    Forensic, Developmental, and Clinical Perspectives

    Edited by Linda Gunsberg, Paul Hymowitz

    The Handbook of Divorce and Custody brings together mental health professionals and forensic specialists dedicated to working in the legal arena with families in crisis. Section I provides the individual perspectives of experienced clinicians, all of whom share a psychodynamic and...

    Published May 13th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Developing a Forensic Practice

    Operations and Ethics for Experts

    By William H. Reid

    The Manfred S. Guttmacher Award Winner Developing a forensic practice can be confusing and intimidating. Dr. William Reid, a highly experienced forensic psychiatrist, has written a practical, straightforward guide for clinicians interested in doing it right and increasing their opportunities for a...

    Published March 18th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Forensic Uses of Clinical Assessment Instruments

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Robert P. Archer, Elizabeth M. A. Wheeler

    This book provides, in a single volume, an extensive, research-based evaluation of the most popular clinical assessment tools as applied in forensic settings. These widely used instruments often require important modifications in their administration and interpretation when used for forensic...

    Published March 4th 2013 by Routledge