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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 25 new and published books in the subject of Mental Health Research — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Paranoia

    The Psychology of Persecutory Delusions

    By Daniel Freeman, Philippa A. Garety

    Paranoia is the suspicion that other intend to cause you harm. It is a common experience in the general population, though often overlooked. In its most severe form, paranoia occurs as persecutory delusions. Paranoia, written by leading researchers in this field, is the first cognitive psychology...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Developing a National Mental Health Policy

    By Rachel Jenkins

    Mental illness causes a substantial health burden in all regions of the world, and is a major contributor to world poverty.Developing a National Mental Health Policy is designed to support those involved in developing locally appropriate mental health policies, emphasising the crucial role of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Schizotypy

    New dimensions

    Edited by Oliver Mason, Gordon Claridge

    Series: Advances in Mental Health Research

    For several decades there has been an increasing move towards viewing the psychotic illnesses from a dimensional perspective, seeing them as continuous with healthy functioning. The idea, concentrating mostly on schizophrenia, has generated considerable theoretical debate as well as empirical...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Choosing Methods in Mental Health Research

    Mental Health Research from Theory to Practice

    Edited by Mike Slade, Stefan Priebe

    Choosing Methods in Mental Health Research develops a new framework for mental health research. It is concerned with how to choose the most appropriate mental health research method, not only to address a specific question, but to maximize the potential impact on shaping mental health care. Mike...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Dream Research

    Contributions to Clinical Practice

    Edited by Milton Kramer, Myron L Glucksman

    This edited volume shows the relationship between dream research and its usefulness in treating patients. Milton Kramer and Myron Glucksman show that there is support for searching for the meaning of dream as experiences extended in time. Dreaming reflects psychological changes and is actually an...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Great Ideas of Clinical Science

    17 Principles that Every Mental Health Professional Should Understand

    Edited by Scott O. Lilienfeld, William T. O'Donohue

    The idea that there is a fundamental rift between researchers and practitioners should not come as a surprise to anyone familiar with the current literature, trends, and general feelings in the field of clinical psychology. Central to this scientist-practitioner gap is an underlying disagreement...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Working Together to Reduce Harmful Drinking

    Edited by Marcus Grant, Mark Leverton

    This book is intended to contribute to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) global strategy to reduce the harmful use of alcohol. It explores areas where alcohol producers’ technical competence can and does make a positive contribution to reducing harmful drinking and where industry...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Trouble with Twin Studies

    A Reassessment of Twin Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

    By Jay Joseph

    The Trouble with Twin Studies questions popular genetic explanations of human behavioral differences based upon the existing body of twin research. Psychologist Jay Joseph outlines the fallacies of twin studies in the context of the ongoing decades-long failure to discover genes for human...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Clinical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    Research and Developments

    By Helen Dent

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1987, this book presents papers from the First Conference of European Clinical Psychologists, held at the University of Kent Canterbury in July of that year. It shows some of the most exciting and recent developments in research and innovations in professional practice from...

    Published August 1st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Advanced Methods in Family Therapy Research

    A Focus on Validity and Change

    Edited by Richard B Miller, Lee N. Johnson

    Research is vital in moving the field of family therapy forward, but the myriad of possibilities inherent in working with systems and individuals can overwhelm even the most seasoned researcher. Advanced Methods in Family Therapy Research is the best resource to address the day-to-day questions...

    Published January 7th 2014 by Routledge