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  1. The Age of Melancholy

    "Major Depression" and its Social Origin

    By Dan G. Blazer

    Depression has become the most frequently diagnosed chronic mental illness, and is a disability encountered almost daily by mental health professionals of all trades. "Major Depression" is a medical disease, which some would argue has reached epidemic proportions in contemporary society, and it...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Longing, Intimacy and Loneliness

    Edited by Ami Rokach

    This book examines the very basic human need to belong. It looks at the intimacy that is a cornerstone of such belonging and closeness, romantic relationships, which signify belonging in the Western world, and loneliness and love, which are inextricably linked to the subject. The book examines...

    Published October 4th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Overcoming Masculine Depression

    The Pain Behind the Mask, 2nd Edition

    By John R. Lynch, Christopher Kilmartin

    In Overcoming Masculine Depression, psychologists John Lynch and Christopher Kilmartin present a model that provides new ways of understanding men’s behaviors. This unique book does not portray men as victims, but seeks to increase awareness that a great deal of depression in men is misunderstood...

    Published May 13th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Managing Depression, Growing Older

    A guide for professionals and carers

    By Kerrie Eyers, Gordon Parker, Henry Brodaty

    Awarded the book prize for 2012 by the Australasian Journal on Ageing! Even when he’s grey around the muzzle, the black dog of depression can still deliver a ferocious bite. Depression can strike at any age, and it may appear for the first time as we get older, as a result of life circumstances or...

    Published May 14th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Bipolar Spectrum

    Diagnosis or Fad?

    By Joel Paris

    In the 1970s, author Joel Paris was one of the first doctors in his hospital to prescribe lithium to a psychiatric patient. In the wake of the drug’s success, both in that case and countless others, why this book? As Dr. Paris’ historical examination of bipolar diagnosis and critique of the...

    Published March 1st 2012 by Routledge

  7. Depression

    Integrating Science, Culture, and Humanities

    By Bradley Lewis

    Series: The Routledge Series Integrating Science and Culture

    We live in an era of depression, a condition that causes extensive suffering for individuals and families and saps our collective productivity. Yet there remains considerable confusion about how to understand depression. Depression: Integrating Science, Culture, and Humanities looks at the varied...

    Published October 7th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Simply Effective Group Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

    A Practitioner's Guide

    By Michael J. Scott

    Group Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (GCBT) and guided self-help widen the availability of evidence-based treatment for common mental health disorders. This volume provides GCBT protocols for common disorders as well as session-by-session teaching materials and self-help survival manuals covering:...

    Published June 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  9. Facing the Storm

    Using CBT, Mindfulness and Acceptance to Build Resilience When Your World's Falling Apart

    By Ray Owen

    Highly Commended in the 2012 BMA Book Awards We live in a world where bad things can, and do, happen irrespective of whether we are good or bad, whether we consider ourselves lucky or doomed, and with no regard to fairness. Any of us can find ourselves facing redundancy, the breakdown of a...

    Published June 14th 2011 by Routledge

  10. The Madness of Women

    Myth and Experience

    By Jane M. Ussher

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Nominated for the 2012 Distinguished Publication Award of the Association for Women in Psychology! Why are women more likely to be positioned or diagnosed as mad than men? If madness is a social construction, a gendered label, as many feminist critics would argue, how can we...

    Published March 24th 2011 by Routledge