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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Integrated Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders

    Personality Disorders and Addiction

    By Sharon C. Ekleberry

    Integrated Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders addresses a complex client population, which presents service providers with significant professional challenges. Underlying personality disorders compromise treatment effectiveness for medical, other psychiatric, or trauma services, as well as the...

    Published October 6th 2008 by Routledge

  4. 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 April 9th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Managing Personality Disordered Offenders in the Community

    A Psychological Approach

    By John Dowsett, Jackie Craissati

    Drawing on the latest evidence from the disparate worlds of mental health and criminal justice, Managing Personality Disordered Offenders in the Community provides a practical guide to the management and treatment of a group who comprise some of the most troubled offenders, who provoke the most...

    Published October 24th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Cognitive Therapy for Personality Disorders

    A Guide for Clinicians

    By Kate Davidson

    It is increasingly recognized that a significant number of individuals with personality disorders can benefit from therapy. In this new edition - based on the treatment of over a hundred patients with antisocial and borderline personality disorders - Kate Davidson demonstrates that clinicians using...

    Published August 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  7. Personality Disorders

    By Paul M. G. Emmelkamp, Jan Henk Kamphuis

    Series: Clinical Psychology: A Modular Course

    This comprehensive evidence-based book provides a broad and in-depth coverage of personality disorders across a variety of patient groups and treatment settings. Emmelkamp and Kamphuis bring together research examining psychological and biological variables that may play a role in the development...

    Published June 13th 2007 by Psychology Press

  8. Treating Sexual Offenders

    An Integrated Approach

    By William L. Marshall, Liam E. Marshall, Geris A. Serran, Yolanda M. Fernandez

    Series: Practical Clinical Guidebooks

    Through extensive consideration of current research, theory and practice, Treating Sexual Offenders provides a guide to the assessment, treatment, and evaluation of a number of different disorders. Provides therapists with the means to have a continued positive impact on the sex offender, from...

    Published January 25th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Family Treatment of Personality Disorders

    Advances in Clinical Practice

    Edited by Malcolm M Macfarlane

    Help families cope with the impact of personality dysfunction! Family Treatment of Personality Disorders: Advances in Clinical Practice examines the application of marital and family therapy approaches to the treatment of a wide range of personality disorders. Valuable on its own and doubly useful...

    Published April 29th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Handbook of Diagnosis and Treatment of DSM-IV-TR Personality Disorders

    2nd Edition

    By Len Sperry

    The second edition of this classic handbook includes the latest developments in the diagnosis and treatment of personality disorders that have emerged since the publication of the DSM-IV-TR. Sperry highlights the many significant advances in the field, providing the reader with a complete summary...

    Published August 28th 2003 by Routledge