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New and Published Books

  1. When the Past Is Always Present

    Emotional Traumatization, Causes, and Cures

    By Ronald A. Ruden

    When the Past Is Always Present: Emotional Traumatization, Causes, and Cures introduces several new ideas about trauma and trauma treatment. The first of these is that another way to treat disorders arising from the mind/brain may be to use the senses. This idea, which is at the core of...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. Shell Shock to PTSD

    Military Psychiatry from 1900 to the Gulf War

    By Edgar Jones, Simon Wessely

    The application of psychiatry to war and terrorism is highly topical and a source of intense media interest. Shell Shock to PTSD explores the central issues involved in maintaining the mental health of the armed forces and treating those who succumb to the intense stress of combat. Drawing on...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Trauma and Psychosis

    New Directions for Theory and Therapy

    Edited by Warren Larkin, Anthony P. Morrison

    Trauma and Psychosis provides a valuable contribution to the current understanding of the possible relationships between the experience of trauma and the range of phenomena currently referred to as psychosis. Warren Larkin and Anthony P. Morrison bring together contributions from leading...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Mad Tales from Bollywood

    Portrayal of Mental Illness in Conventional Hindi Cinema

    By Dinesh Bhugra

    This is the first book to investigate how mental illness is portrayed in Hindi cinema. It examines attitudes towards mental illness in Indian culture, how they are reflected in Hindi films, and how culture has influenced the portrayal of the psychoses. Dinesh Bhugra guides the reader through...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Anxiety and Cognition

    A Unified Theory

    By Michael Eysenck

    It is argued in this book that there are three major approaches to anxiety. First, there is anxiety as an emotional state. Second, there is trait anxiety as a dimension of personality. Third, there is anxiety as a set of anxiety disorders. What is attempted is to produce a unified theory of anxiety...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Fitness To Plead In England And Wales

    By Donald Grubin

    The concept of fitness to plead has its origins in the medieval courts of England, where the ritual of court proceedings demanded that accused individuals respond to the charges against them. Being fit to plead, however, has involved into a fundamental principle of British law and those legal...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Aggression

    Individual Differences, Alcohol And Benzodiazepines

    By Alyson Bond, Malcolm Lader

    The incidence of aggression and violence is of wide concern. It is therefore vital that we try to understand the mechanisms involved. This book outlines definitions and theories of aggressive behaviour and points out the contribution of both biological and psychological factors. Aggression...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Routledge Handbook of Drugs and Sport

    Edited by Verner Møller, Ivan Waddington, John M. Hoberman

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Doping has become one of the most important and high-profile issues in contemporary sport. Shocking cases such as that of Lance Armstrong and the US Postal cycling team have exposed the complicated relationships between athletes, teams, physicians, sports governing bodies, drugs providers, and...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Brief Group Psychotherapy for Eating Disorders

    Inpatient protocols

    Edited by Kate Tchanturia

    In the treatment of Anorexia Nervosa, delivering psychological interventions in a group format can bring unique benefits in addition to those associated with working with patients individually. These include: sharing experiences and learning from others in a safe and therapeutic environment,...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Case Formulation in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy: The Treatment of Challenging and Complex Cases, 2nd Edition
    Edited by Nicholas Tarrier, Judith Johnson
    To Be Published July 17th 2015
  2. Living Archetypes: The selected works of Anthony Stevens
    By Anthony Stevens
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  3. The Interactive World of Severe Mental Illness: Case Studies of the U.S. Mental Health System
    By Diana J. Semmelhack, Larry Ende, Arthur Freeman, Clive Hazell, Colleen L. Barron, Garry L. Treft
    To Be Published August 4th 2015
  4. The Alchemy of Wolves and Sheep: A Relational Approach to Internalized Perpetration in Complex Trauma Survivors
    By Harvey L. Schwartz
    To Be Published August 7th 2015
  5. Loneliness Updated: Recent research on loneliness and how it affects our lives
    Edited by Ami Rokach
    To Be Published August 14th 2015

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