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New and Published Books

  1. 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 May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Metacognition and Severe Adult Mental Disorders

    From Research to Treatment

    Edited by Giancarlo Dimaggio, Paul H. Lysaker

    Many adults who experience severe mental illness also suffer from deficits in metacognition - put simply, thinking about one’s own thought processes - limiting their abilities to recognize, express and manage naturally occurring painful emotions and routine social problems as well as to fathom the...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. How to Talk to a Borderline

    By Joan Lachkar

    In How to Talk to a Borderline, Joan Lachkar introduces Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and outlines the challenges and difficulties it presents to clinicians. She expands current understanding of BPD by outlining eight different kinds of borderline personality disorders and how each of these...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Treating Personality Disorder

    Creating Robust Services for People with Complex Mental Health Needs

    Edited by Naomi Murphy, Des McVey

    This book considers personality disorders and how they are treated within the institutional context of prisons and hospitals and offers practical guidance on assessment, formulation and integrated treatment planning. Treating Personality Disorder offers contributions from professionals in...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Borderline Personality Disorder

    Meeting the Challenges to Successful Treatment

    By Perry D Hoffman, Penny Steiner-Grossman

    Explore and understand new approaches in Borderline therapy Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) lags far behind other disorders such as schizophrenia in terms of research and treatment interventions. Debates about diagnosis, etiology, neurobiology, genetics, medication, and treatment still...

    Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Metacognitive Interpersonal Therapy for Personality Disorders

    A treatment manual

    By Giancarlo Dimaggio, Antonella Montano, Raffaele Popolo, Giampaolo Salvatore

    Patients with personality disorders need targeted treatments which are able to deal with the specific aspects of the core pathology and to tackle the challenges they present to the treatment clinicians. Such patients, however, are often difficult to engage, are prone to ruptures in the therapeutic...

    Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Jung's Theory of Personality

    A modern reappraisal

    By Clare Crellin

    Series: Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

    This book provides a re-appraisal of Carl Jung’s work as a personality theorist. It offers a detailed consideration of Jung’s work and theory in order to demystify some of the ideas that psychologists have found most difficult, such as Jung’s religious and alchemical writings. The book shows why...

    Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 6th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Personality Disorders and Eating Disorders

    Exploring the Frontier

    Edited by Randy A. Sansone, John L. Levitt

    Personality Disorders and Eating Disorders explores and defines the multifaceted relationship between these two fields in a cogent synthesis of prevalence, etiology, and treatment. The book brings together leading specialists in both fields, with a clinical focus on such topical issues as genetics,...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Cognitive Behavior Therapy of DSM-IV-TR Personality Disorders

    Highly Effective Interventions for the Most Common Personality Disorders, Second Edition

    By Len Sperry

    Cognitive Behavior Therapy of DSM-IV-TR Personality Disorders is a timely addition to clinical practice, as personality disorders have received steadily increasing attention in recent years and Cognitive Behavior Therapy is now the most widely practiced theoretical orientation. Thoroughly revised...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge