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New and Published Books

  1. 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 5th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Hypnosis and Treating Depression

    Applications in Clinical Practice

    Edited by Michael D. Yapko

    Michael Yapko’s seminal 1992 book, Hypnosis and the Treatment of Depressions, was the first book ever written on the subject of applying hypnosis in the treatment of depressed individuals. Since its publication, Yapko’s work has not only withstood the test of colleagues previously dismissive of the...

    Published December 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Personality Assessment in the DSM-5

    Edited by Steven K. Huprich, Christopher J. Hopwood

    The DSM-5 promises to be a major reformulation of psychopathology, and no section is likely to change diagnostic practice more than that of personality pathology. Unlike the DSM-IV, the DSM-5 personality disorders will be conceptualized as involving core deficits in interpersonal and...

    Published March 10th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Personality Assessment in Depth

    A Casebook

    By Marshall L. Silverstein

    Series: Personality and Clinical Psychology

    Comprised of five unique and extended case studies, Personality Assessment in Depth examines contemporary clinical problems that are familiar to clinicians, but have not been explored extensively in the personality assessment field. Each case study demonstrates the test protocols of the Rorschach...

    Published December 9th 2012 by Routledge

  7. 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 November 17th 2010 by Routledge

  8. 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 May 13th 2010 by Routledge

  9. 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 March 11th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Dialectical Behaviour Therapy

    Distinctive Features

    By Michaela A. Swales, Heidi L. Heard

    Series: CBT Distinctive Features

    Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) is a psychotherapeutic approach designed particularly to treat the problems of chronically suicidal individuals with borderline personality disorder (BPD). The therapy articulates a series of principles that effectively guide clinicians in responding to suicidal...

    Published December 9th 2008 by Routledge