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  1. Child Sexual Abuse

    A Handbook For Health Care And Legal Professions

    By Diane H. Schetky, Arthur H. Green

    First published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Child Custody

    Legal Decisions and Family Outcomes

    By Craig Everett

    For too long, divorce and remarriage literature has focused only on the outcome in the personal lives of the divorcees during and after divorce. But now, in Child Custody: Legal Decisions and Family Outcomes, you’ll see that divorce is a chain reaction that begins in the courtrooms and branches out...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Criminal Behavior

    2nd Edition

    By Elaine Cassel, Douglas A. Bernstein

    Criminal Behavior explores crime as a developmental process from birth through early adulthood. It further examines the role that legal, political, and criminal justice systems play in the development of criminal behavior. Criminal Behavior: takes into account biological, genetic, developmental,...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Memory and Suggestibility in the Forensic Interview

    Edited by Mitchell L. Eisen, Jodi A. Quas, Gail S. Goodman

    Series: Personality and Clinical Psychology

    Memories are the ultimate foundation of testimony in legal settings ranging from criminal trials to divorce mediations and custody hearings. Yet the last decade has seen mounting evidence of various ways in which the accuracy of memories can be distorted on the one hand and enhanced on the other....

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Theory

    Edited by Paul Holmes, Steve Farnfield

    The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Theory provides a broadly based introduction to attachment theory and associated areas, written in an accessible style by experts from around the world. The book covers the basic theories of attachment and discusses the similarities and differences of the two...

    Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Assessment

    Edited by Steve Farnfield, Paul Holmes

    The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Assessment provides, in one volume, a detailed discussion of the formal measurement tools available to assess attachment across the age range, including with families. It contains comprehensive chapters on many attachment-based validated procedures for...

    Published June 20th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Implications and Interventions

    Edited by Paul Holmes, Steve Farnfield

    The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Implications and Interventions offers an introduction to therapies produced as a result of the popularity of attachment studies. These therapies can be divided into two categories: those that are ‘attachment-based’, in that they use evidence-based attachment...

    Published June 20th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Clinical Interpretation of MMPI-2

    A Content Cluster Approach

    By Edward E. Gotts, Thomas E. Knudsen

    In a managed care era, the MMPI-2 is becoming an overloaded workhorse, required to generate more and more of the assessments that a battery of instruments once did. Though all now rely on the MMPI-2 for good reasons, and the MMPI has fallen out of use entirely, some important and clinically useful...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Prologue to Violence

    Child Abuse, Dissociation, and Crime

    By Abby Stein

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Despite mounting references to the "transgenerational transmission of violence," we still lack a compelling understanding of the linkage between the interpersonal violence of early life and the criminal violence of adulthood. In Prologue to Violence, Abby Stein draws on the gripping narratives of...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge