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New and Published Books

  1. Neurobiology and Mental Health Clinical Practice

    New Directions, New Challenges

    Edited by Dennis Miehls, Jeffrey Applegate

    This book illustrates the current findings of interpersonal neurobiology from leading mental health clinician-scholars that inform knowledge building and clinical practice. Representing the fields of social work, psychology and psychiatry, these authors creatively apply research findings from the...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Innovations in Psychosocial Interventions for Psychosis

    Working with the hard to reach

    By Alan Meaden, Andrew Fox

    Despite the steady acceptance of psychological interventions for people with psychosis in routine practice many people continue to experience problems in their recovery. The need to develop new approaches, particularly for those who are more difficult to engage and have significant co-morbidities...

    Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge

  3. New Law and Ethics in Mental Health Advance Directives

    The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the Right to Choose

    By Penelope Weller

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    The recognition of positive rights and the growing impact of human rights principles has recently orchestrated a number of reforms in mental health law, bringing increasing entitlement to an array of health services. In this book, Penelope Weller considers the relationship between human rights and...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Mental Health Among Elderly Native Americans (Psychology Revivals)

    By James L. Narduzzi

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In the 1990s providing mental health services to the elderly and particularly to elderly Native Americans had been an issue of some concern for the last several decades. Despite this, many public decisions made at the time were based on inadequate data. Due to this lack of data, there had been...

    Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Evaluating Mental Health Practice (Psychology Revivals)

    Methods and Applications

    Edited by Derek Milne

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    With the emphasis in the 1980s on effectiveness and efficiency in health services, evaluation of practice was increasingly important. This was particularly true of mental health, where many practices were poorly evaluated and therefore might have been of questionable validity. Originally published...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Designing Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents

    A Shrewd Investment

    By J. Gerald Young, Pierre Ferrari

    Series: International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions Leadership Ser.

    An exceptional opportunity is being missed. A chance to alleviate suffering and to achieve health care cost reductions for society is available, but is being ignored. There is an explosion of new knowledge about the emotional and intellectual development of children, and the causes and treatment of...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Fifty Years of the Tavistock Clinic (Psychology Revivals)

    By H.V. Dicks

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1970 this title commemorates the men and ideas that started, inspired and established a pioneer institution in British psychiatry. Based on the impetus of Freudian and related innovations after the First World War, the Tavistock Clinic offered treatment, training and...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Managing Madness (Psychology Revivals)

    Changing Ideas and Practice

    By Joan Busfield

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Psychiatry regularly comes under attack as a way of caring for and controlling the mentally ill. Originally published in 1986, this title explores the history and theory of psychiatry to illuminate current practice at the time, and shows why mental health services had developed in particular ways....

    Published July 31st 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 July 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Providing Compassionate Healthcare

    Challenges in Policy and Practice

    Edited by Sue Shea, Robin Wynyard, Christos Lionis

    Series: Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

    Despite the scope and sophistication of contemporary health care, there is increasing international concern about the perceived lack of compassion in its delivery. Citing evidence that when the basic needs of patients are attended to with kindness and understanding, recovery often takes place at a...

    Published July 7th 2014 by Routledge