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New and Published Books

  1. Handbook of Violence Risk Assessment

    Edited by Randy K. Otto, Kevin S. Douglas

    This comprehensive Handbook of original chapters serves as a resource for clinicians and researchers alike. Two introductory chapters cover general issues in violence risk assessment, while the remainder of the book offers a comprehensive discussion of specific risk...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Treating Personality Disorder

    Creating Robust Services for People with Complex Mental Health Needs

    Edited by Naomi Murphy, Des McVey

    This book considers personality disorders and how they are treated within the institutional context of prisons and hospitals and offers practical guidance on assessment, formulation and integrated treatment planning. Treating Personality Disorder offers contributions from professionals in...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Supervision for Forensic Practitioners

    By Jason Davies

    Series: Issues in Forensic Psychology

    Forensic practitioners work in a diverse range of settings, with a wide variety of groups and with a large number of agencies. Their work, whilst rewarding, is challenging, demanding and often undertaken in highly stressful situations. Ensuring that the workforce is trained and supported is...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Forensic Psychological Assessment in Practice

    Case Studies

    By Corine de Ruiter, Nancy Kaser-Boyd

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Forensic Psychological Assessment in Practice: Case Studies presents a set of forensic criminal cases as examples of a scientist-practitioner model for forensic psychological assessment. The cases involve a number of forensic issues, such as criminal responsibility, violence risk assessment,...

    Published February 24th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 February 5th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Treating the Trauma Survivor

    An Essential Guide to Trauma-Informed Care

    By Carrie Clark, Catherine C. Classen, Anne Fourt, Maithili Shetty

    Treating the Trauma Survivor is a practical guide to assist mental health, health care, and social service providers in providing trauma-informed care. This resource provides essential information in order to understand the impacts of trauma by summarizing key literature in an easily accessible and...

    Published October 11th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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