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New and Published Books

  1. Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence

    By Anna Motz

    Domestic violence is a major public health concern, affecting millions worldwide. It is underreported, often devastating and sometimes ends in murder. In Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence, Anna Motz integrates psychological and criminological data with clinical illustrations and...

    Published April 6th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Beyond a Shadow of a Diet

    The Comprehensive Guide to Treating Binge Eating Disorder, Compulsive Eating, and Emotional Overeating, 2nd Edition

    By Judith Matz, Ellen Frankel

    Beyond a Shadow of a Diet is the most comprehensive book available for professionals working with clients who struggle with Binge Eating Disorder, Compulsive Eating or Emotional Overeating. The authors present research revealing that food restrictions in the pursuit of weight loss actually...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Sex Offenders: Punish, Help, Change or Control?

    Theory, Policy and Practice Explored

    Edited by Jo Brayford, Francis Cowe, John Deering

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Sex offending, and in particular child sex offending, is a complex area for policy makers, theorists and practitioners. A focus on punishment has reinforced sex offending as a problem that is essentially ‘other’ to society and discourages engagement with the real scale and scope of sexual offending...

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Personality Assessment

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Robert P. Archer, Steven R. Smith

    The first edition of Personality Assessment provided an overview of the most popular self-report and performance-based personality assessment instruments. The chapter authors were key members in creating or developing the research base for the eight test instruments covered in the book. The text...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Pathways to Sexual Aggression

    Edited by Jean Proulx, Eric Beauregard, Patrick Lussier, Benoit Leclerc

    Series: Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

    Most people who read an article in the newspaper about the brutal rape of a woman by a stranger, or the long-standing sexual abuse of a young boy by his step-father have a strong visceral reaction which is a mix of anger, fear, and incomprehension. Apart from these aversive reactions, several...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Choosing Nonviolence

    A Homework Manual for Women's Groups

    By Kevin A. Fall, Shareen Howard, Steven M. Vestal

    As mental-health professionals see increasing numbers of women arrested for domestic violence, the need for effective resources also increases. Choosing Nonviolence fills this void, providing an interactive and comprehensive treatment tool. If you are a group leader, Choosing Nonviolence will...

    Published February 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Trauma-Informed Care

    How neuroscience influences practice

    By Amanda Evans, Patricia Coccoma

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    This accessible book provides an overview of trauma-informed care and related neuroscience research across populations. The book explains how trauma can alter brain structure, identifies the challenges and commonalities for each population, and provides emergent treatment intervention options to...

    Published January 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Body Bears the Burden

    Trauma, Dissociation, and Disease, 3rd Edition

    By Robert Scaer

    When The Body Bears the Burden made its debut in 2001, it changed the way people thought about trauma, PTSD, and the treatment of chronic stress disorders. Now in its third edition, this revered text offers a fully updated and revised analysis of the relationship between mind, body, and the...

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Tokens of Affection

    Reclaiming Your Marriage After Postpartum Depression

    By Karen Kleiman, Amy Wenzel

    Postpartum depression is hard on a marriage. In their private practices, authors Karen Kleiman and Amy Wenzel often find themselves face-to-face with marriages that are suffocating, as if the depression has sucked the life out of a relationship that was only prepared for the anticipated joy of...

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  10. John Bowlby and Attachment Theory

    2nd Edition

    By Jerry Holmes, Jeremy Holmes

    Series: Makers of Modern Psychotherapy

    Second edition, completely revised and updated John Bowlby is one of the outstanding psychological theorists of the twentieth century. This new edition of John Bowlby and Attachment Theory is both a biographical account of Bowlby and his ideas and an up-to-date introduction to contemporary...

    Published January 8th 2014 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Baby and the Couple: Understanding and treating young families
    By Elisabeth Fivaz-Depeursinge, Diane A. Philipp
    To Be Published April 30th 2014
  2. Alcohol and Public Policy
    Edited by Thom Brooks
    To Be Published May 7th 2014
  3. What Every Therapist Needs to Know About Anxiety Disorders: Key Concepts, Insights, and Interventions
    By Martin N. Seif, Sally Winston
    To Be Published May 11th 2014
  4. Sibling Abuse Trauma: Assessment and Intervention Strategies for Children, Families, and Adults
    By John V Caffaro, John V. Caffaro, Allison Conn Caffaro
    To Be Published May 12th 2014
  5. Dementia and Aging Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: A Handbook
    Edited by Matthew P. Janicki, Arthur J. Dalton
    To Be Published May 14th 2014

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