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  1. Cognitive Therapy for Psychosis

    A Formulation-Based Approach

    By Anthony P Morrison, Julia Renton

    Cognitive Therapy for Psychosis provides clinicians with a comprehensive cognitive model that can be applied to all patients with schizophrenia and related disorders in order to aid the development of a formulation that will incorporate all relevant factors. It illustrates the process of assessment...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Offending Identities

    By Kirsty Hudson

    This book aims to explore sex offenders' perspectives of the way they are treated and managed. Whilst a great deal has been written about sex offenders and their treatment within the criminal justice system, few studies have approached the issues through an understanding of offenders' own views and...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Willan

  3. Clinician's Guide: Getting Better Bit(e) by Bit(e)

    A Survival Kit for Sufferers of Bulimia Nervosa and Binge Eating Disorders

    By Janet Treasure, Ulrike Schmidt

    The publication four years ago of Getting Better Bit(e) by Bit(e), written by two eating disorder specialists at London's world-famous Maudsley Hospital, was a milestone in the treatment of bulimia. For the first time a self-help book was shown, by rigorous clinical trials, to cure a significant...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. A Comprehensive Guide To Attention Deficit Disorder In Adults

    Research, Diagnosis and Treatment

    By Kathleen G. Nadeau

    This groundbreaking volume, written by pioneering clinicians and researchers firmly convinced of the neurobiological underpinnings of ADD in adults, is the first to provide broad coverage of this burgeoning field. Written for professionals who diagnose and treat adults with ADD, it provides...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Aging into the 21st Century

    The Exploration of Aspirations and Values

    By Rachelle A. Dorfman

    Aging Into the 21st Century draws on developmental theory and gerontological research to provide a framework for the creation of "value-friendly" long-term care settings and for psychotherapy with the elderly....

    Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Psychosis, Psychoanalysis and Psychiatry in Postwar USA

    On the borderland of madness

    By Orna Ophir

    Series: The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series

    Covering the last four decades of the 20th century, this book explores the unwritten history of the struggles between psychoanalysis and psychiatry in postwar USA, inaugurated by the neosomatic revolution, which had profound consequences for the treatment of psychotic patients. Analyzing and...

    Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Listening Visits in Perinatal Mental Health

    A Guide for Health Professionals and Support Workers

    By Jane Hanley

    Listening Visits in Perinatal Mental Health focuses on how women and families suffering from perinatal mental illness can be supported by a wide range of practitioners. Based on the skills of attentive listening, it is designed for use by health professionals and support workers concerned with...

    Published May 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. CBT for Compulsive Sexual Behaviour

    A guide for professionals

    By Thaddeus Birchard

    Increasing numbers of therapists are coming into contact with the problem of compulsive sexual behaviour disorders. However, it is still a relatively new field and there is little in the current literature available that enables the therapist to work with and treat this problem. CBT for Compulsive...

    Published May 11th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Psychotherapy of Personality Disorders

    Metacognition, States of Mind and Interpersonal Cycles

    By Giancarlo Dimaggio, Antonio Semerari, Antonino Carcione, Giuseppe Nicolò, Michele Procacci

    An accurate description of the problems associated with personality disorders can lead to psychotherapists providing better treatment for their patients, alleviating some of the difficulties associated with handling such disorders. The authors draw on existing therapeutic approaches and concepts to...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Impact of the Environment on Psychiatric Disorder

    Edited by Hugh Freeman, Stephen Stansfeld

    The Impact of the Environment on Psychiatric Disorder explores the relationship between the environment and mental health, and suggests that environmental factors can play a role in the causation of psychiatric illness. Hugh Freeman and Stephen Stansfeld bring together experts from the field to...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge