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New and Published Books

  1. Sex Trafficking in Postcolonial Literature

    Transnational Narratives from Joyce to Bolaño

    By Laura Barberán Reinares

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    At present, the bulk of the existing research on sex trafficking originates in the social sciences. Sex Trafficking in Postcolonial Literature adds an original perspective on this issue by examining representations of sex trafficking in postcolonial literature. This book is a sustained...

    Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Body-States:Interpersonal and Relational Perspectives on the Treatment of Eating Disorders

    Edited by Jean Petrucelli

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    In this edited volume, Jean Petrucelli brings together the work of talented clinicians and researchers steeped in working with eating disordered patients for the past 10 to 35 years. Eating disorders are about body-states and their relational meanings. The split of mindbody functioning is enacted...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Alcohol and Public Policy

    Edited by Thom Brooks

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

    Alcohol and its consumption is a major topic for public policy-making. Growing awareness of alcohol-related health problems among the general public has led to high levels of interest in alcohol consumption and its impact on society. This innovative collection of new perspectives on this critically...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Cognitive and Intellectual Disabilities

    Historical Perspectives, Current Practices, and Future Directions

    By Stephen B. Richards, Michael P. Brady, Ronald L. Taylor

    Cognitive and Intellectual Disabilities: Historical Perspectives, Current Practices, and Future Directions provides thorough coverage of the causes and characteristics of cognitive and intellectual disabilities (formerly known as mental retardation) as well as detailed discussions of the validated...

    Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Psychological Approaches to Understanding and Treating Auditory Hallucinations

    From theory to therapy

    Edited by Mark Hayward, Clara Strauss, Simon McCarthy-Jones

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    This book draws on clinical research findings from the last three decades to offer a review of current psychological theories and therapeutic approaches to understanding and treating auditory hallucinations, addressing key methodological issues that need to be considered in evaluating interventions...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Diagnosing and Treating Complex Trauma

    By Trudy Mooren, Martijn Stöfsel

    The term complex trauma refers to a broad range of symptoms resulting from exposure to prolonged or repeated severely traumatizing events. This broad spectrum of psychological symptoms complicates the formulation of an all-encompassing explicit definition, which in turn complicates the creation of...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Geriatric Neuropsychology

    Practice Essentials

    Edited by Shane S. Bush, Thomas A. Martin

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    The text provides a lifespan developmental approach to neuropsychology. It addresses the many issues in neuropsychological assessment that differ between younger and older adults. It describes the symptoms, neuropathology, diagnostic considerations, and treatment options of common neurological...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  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 August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Autism and Creativity

    Is There a Link between Autism in Men and Exceptional Ability?

    By Michael Fitzgerald

    Autism and Creativity is a stimulating study of male creativity and autism, arguing that a major genetic endowment is a prerequisite of genius, and that cultural and environmental factors are less significant than has often been claimed. Chapters on the diagnosis and psychology of autism set the...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 August 14th 2014 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Psychological Assessment with the MMPI-2/MMPI-2-RF, 3rd Edition
    By Alan F. Friedman, P. Kevin Bolinskey, Richard W. Levak, David S. Nichols
    To Be Published September 7th 2014
  2. Adult Attachment Patterns in a Treatment Context: Relationship and narrative
    By Sarah Daniel
    To Be Published September 10th 2014
  3. Aberrant Beliefs and Reasoning
    Edited by Niall Galbraith
    To Be Published September 10th 2014
  4. Treating Self-Destructive Behaviors in Trauma Survivors: A Clinician’s Guide, 2nd Edition
    By Lisa Ferentz
    To Be Published September 15th 2014
  5. Letting Go of Self-Destructive Behaviors: A Workbook of Hope and Healing
    By Lisa Ferentz
    To Be Published September 15th 2014

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