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New and Published Books

  1. Body Image and Identity in Contemporary Societies

    Psychoanalytic, social, cultural and aesthetic perspectives

    Edited by Ekaterina Sukhanova, Hans-Otto Thomashoff

    Popular interest in body image issues has grown dramatically in recent years, due to an emphasis on individual responsibility and self-determination in contemporary society as well as the seemingly limitless capacities of modern medicine; however body image as a separate field of academic inquiry...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Innovations in Psychosocial Interventions for Psychosis

    Working with the hard to reach

    By Alan Meaden, Andrew Fox

    Despite the steady acceptance of psychological interventions for people with psychosis in routine practice many people continue to experience problems in their recovery. The need to develop new approaches, particularly for those who are more difficult to engage and have significant co-morbidities...

    Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Lifes Preservative Against Self-Killing (Psychology Revivals)

    By John Sym

    Edited by Michael MacDonald

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    This book, first published in 1637, was the first full-length treatise on suicide published in English. Originally published in 1988 as part of the Tavistock Classics in the History of Psychiatry series, the introduction by Michael MacDonald places the book in the context of attitudes to suicide in...

    Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Clinical Psychology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Graham Davey, Nick Lake, Adrian Whittington

    Series: Topics in Applied Psychology

    Clinical Psychology, Second Edition offers a comprehensive and an up-to-date introduction to the field. Written by clinical practitioners and researchers, as well as service users who add their personal stories, the book provides a broad and balanced view of contemporary clinical psychology. This...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Assessing Psychosis

    A Clinician's Guide

    By James H. Kleiger, Ali Khadivi

    Assessing Psychosis: A Clinician’s Guide offers both a practical guide and rich clinical resource for a broad audience of mental-health practitioners seeking to sharpen their understanding of diagnostic issues, clinical concepts, and assessment methods that aid in detecting the presence of...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Meaning, Madness and Political Subjectivity

    A study of schizophrenia and culture in Turkey

    By Sadeq Rahimi

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

    This book explores the relationship between subjective experience and the cultural, political and historical paradigms in which the individual is embedded. Providing a deep analysis of three compelling case studies of schizophrenia in Turkey, the book considers the ways in which private experience...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Treating Disruptive Disorders

    A Guide to Psychological, Pharmacological, and Combined Therapies

    Edited by George M. Kapalka

    Series: Clinical Topics in Psychology and Psychiatry

    Treating Disruptive Disorders is a practical book for busy clinicians—psychiatrists, psychologists, mental health counselors, clinical social workers, and more—as well as students, interns, or residents in the mental health professions. It distills the most important information about combined as...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. What Psychiatry Left Out of the DSM-5

    Historical Mental Disorders Today

    By Edward Shorter

    Historically-Based Mental Disorders and the DSM: What Psychiatry Left Out covers the diagnoses that the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) failed to include, along with diagnoses that should not have been included, but were. Psychiatry as a field is over two centuries old...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Borderline (Psychology Revivals)

    A Psychological Study of Paranoia and Delusional Thinking

    By Peter Chadwick

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1992, Borderline presents a unique study of the disturbed mind. Professional psychologist Peter Chadwick draws upon his own personal experience of madness to provide a valuable exploration of the psychology of paranoia and schizophrenia. The book goes beyond a narrowly...

    Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Forensic Psychological Assessment in Practice

    Case Studies

    By Corine de Ruiter, Nancy Kaser-Boyd

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Forensic Psychological Assessment in Practice: Case Studies presents a set of forensic criminal cases as examples of a scientist-practitioner model for forensic psychological assessment. The cases involve a number of forensic issues, such as criminal responsibility, violence risk assessment,...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Paranoia: The Psychology of Persecutory Delusions
    By Daniel Freeman, Philippa A. Garety
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  2. Shell Shock to PTSD: Military Psychiatry from 1900 to the Gulf War
    By Edgar Jones, Simon Wessely
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  3. Combat Stress Injury: Theory, Research, and Management
    Edited by William Nash
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  4. Grief After Suicide: Understanding the Consequences and Caring for the Survivors
    Edited by John R. Jordan, John L. McIntosh
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  5. Empathy in the Treatment of Trauma and PTSD
    By John P. Wilson, Ph.D., Rhiannon Brywnn Thomas, Ph.D.
    To Be Published April 14th 2015

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