Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Psychological Disorders - Adult Books

You are currently browsing 51–60 of 786 new and published books in the subject of Psychological Disorders - Adult — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 6

  1. A Clinician's Guide to Working with Problem Gamblers

    Edited by Henrietta Bowden-Jones, Sanju George

    Problem gambling is a recognised mental disorder and a significant public health issue internationally. A Clinician’s Guide to Working with Problem Gamblers introduces the reader to the concept of problem gambling as an illness, it describes the current gambling habits and explores the way problem...

    Published February 6th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Creativity and Psychotic States in Exceptional People

    The work of Murray Jackson

    By Murray Jackson

    Edited by Jeanne Magagna

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

    Creativity and Psychotic States in Exceptional People tells the story of the lives of four exceptionally gifted individuals: Vincent van Gogh, Vaslav Nijinsky, José Saramago and John Nash. Previously unpublished chapters by Murray Jackson are set in a contextual framework by Jeanne Magagna,...

    Published February 5th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Building Competence in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

    Transcripts and Insights for Working With Stress, Anxiety, Depression, and Other Problems

    By Richard W. Sears

    Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) is an evidence-based program that combines mindfulness and cognitive therapy techniques for working with stress, anxiety, depression, and other problems. Building Competence in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy provides the first transcript of an entire...

    Published February 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Vicarious Trauma and Disaster Mental Health

    Understanding Risks and Promoting Resilience

    Edited by Gertie Quitangon, Mark R. Evces

    Series: Psychosocial Stress Series

    Vicarious Trauma and Disaster Mental Health focuses on the clinician and the impact of working with disaster survivors. Floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, mass shootings, terrorism and other large-scale catastrophic events have increased in the last decade and disaster resilience has become a national...

    Published January 28th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Psychotherapy for People Diagnosed with Schizophrenia

    Specific techniques

    By Andrew Lotterman

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

    In this unique book, Andrew Lotterman describes a creative approach to the psychotherapy of people diagnosed with schizophrenia and other forms of psychosis. Lotterman focuses on specific techniques that can be used in psychological therapy with people who have symptoms such as hallucinations,...

    Published January 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. 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 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 23rd 2014 by Routledge