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New and Published Books

  1. Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration

    By Tim Short

    Series: Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

    Theory of Mind (ToM) is the term used for our ability to predict and explain the behaviour of ourselves and others. Accounts of this theory have so far fallen into two competing types: Simulation Theory and ‘Theory Theory’. In contrast with Theory Theory, Simulation Theory argues that we predict...

    Published January 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Illustrations of Madness (Psychology Revivals)

    By John Haslam

    Edited by Roy Porter

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    John Haslam’s Illustrations of Madness, written in 1810, occupies a special place in psychiatric history, it was the first book-length account of one single psychiatric case written by a British psychiatrist. John Haslam, apothecary to London’s Bethlem Hospital, and a leading psychiatrist of the...

    Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. An Essay, Medical, Philosophical, and Chemical on Drunkenness and its Effects on the Human Body (Psychology Revivals)

    By Thomas Trotter

    Edited by Roy Porter

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    It was during the course of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries that the problem of chronic alcohol dependence in modern society and its consequent medical effects emerged. The topic of drunkenness figures prominently in the thinking and writing of social reformers, politicians, theorists,...

    Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Mythology of the Soul (Psychology Revivals)

    A Research into the Unconscious from Schizophrenic Dreams and Drawings

    By H.G. Baynes

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1940, this classic study of two schizophrenic case-histories further opened up the seemingly intractable problem of this condition; a task preceded by Jung’s own Psychology of Dementia Praecox. It was Baynes’s grasp of the meaning of the symbol coupled with his wide...

    Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Coping with Alcohol and Drug Problems

    The Experiences of Family Members in Three Contrasting Cultures

    By Jim Orford, Guillermina Natera, Alex Copello, Carol Atkinson, Jazmin Mora, Richard Velleman, Ian Crundall, Marcela Tiburcio, Lorna Templeton, Gwen Walley

    What difference does culture make? Coping with Alcohol and Drug Problems: The Experiences of Family Members in Three Contrasting Cultures aims to deepen and extend understanding of the experiences of family members trying to cope with the excessive drinking or drug taking of a...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Pathology of Eating (Psychology Revivals)

    Psychology and treatment

    By Sara Gilbert

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1986, Sara Gilbert provided the first systematic and comprehensive coverage of the psychological aspects of eating disorders and their treatment. The book begins with an account of normal eating behaviour and the problems of explaining its control in the individual in the...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Tomorrow I'll Be Slim (Psychology Revivals)

    The psychology of dieting

    By Sara Gilbert

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Why do so many people try dieting, only to fail? What distinguishes those who succeed from those who do not? Are fat people really any different from thin people? What makes us eat, and how do we stop eating? And how can dieting trigger problems with eating normally? Originally published in 1989,...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Homelessness Prevention in Treatment of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness

    Logic Models and Implementation of Eight American Projects

    By Patricia Hanrahan, Michael D Matters, Kendon J Conrad

    Through Homelessness Prevention in Treatment of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness: Logic Models and Implementation of Eight American Projects, psychiatrist, psychologists, and social workers will discover the results of eight, three-year long development projects funded by the Substance Abuse and...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Assessment of Psychosis

    A Reference Book and Rating Scales for Research and Practice

    Edited by Flavie Waters, Massoud Stephane

    This book reviews the descriptive features of psychotic symptoms in various medical conditions (psychiatric, early psychosis, general medical, neurological and dementia), non-medical settings (individuals without the need for care or at high risk for psychosis) and age groups (children and...

    Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Neurodevelopmental Disorders

    Research challenges and solutions

    Edited by Jo Van Herwegen, Deborah Riby

    Series: Research Methods in Developmental Psychology: A Handbook Series

    Interest in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders has grown exponentially in recent years across a range of disciplines, including psychology, psychiatry, education and neuroscience. The research itself has become more sophisticated, using multidisciplinary methods to probe interdisciplinary...

    Published December 11th 2014 by Psychology Press

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Building Competence in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy: Transcripts and Insights for Working With Stress, Anxiety, Depression, and Other Problems
    By Richard W. Sears
    To Be Published February 6th 2015
  2. Psychotherapy for People Diagnosed with Schizophrenia: Specific techniques
    By Andrew Lotterman
    To Be Published February 9th 2015
  3. Psychotherapy of Personality Disorders: Metacognition, States of Mind and Interpersonal Cycles
    By Giancarlo Dimaggio, Antonio Semerari, Antonino Carcione, Giuseppe Nicolò, Michele Procacci
    To Be Published February 9th 2015
  4. Conducting Drug Abuse Research with Minority Populations: Advances and Issues
    By Bernard Segal
    To Be Published February 9th 2015
  5. Vicarious Trauma and Disaster Mental Health: Understanding Risks and Promoting Resilience
    Edited by Gertie Quitangon, Mark R. Evces
    To Be Published February 10th 2015

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