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  1. The Assessment of Psychosis

    A Reference Book and Rating Scales for Research and Practice

    Edited by Flavie Waters, Massoud Stephane

    This book reviews the descriptive features of psychotic symptoms in various medical conditions (psychiatric, early psychosis, general medical, neurological and dementia), non-medical settings (individuals without the need for care or at high risk for psychosis) and age groups (children and...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Mythology of the Soul (Psychology Revivals)

    A Research into the Unconscious from Schizophrenic Dreams and Drawings

    By H.G. Baynes

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1940, this classic study of two schizophrenic case-histories further opened up the seemingly intractable problem of this condition; a task preceded by Jung’s own Psychology of Dementia Praecox. It was Baynes’s grasp of the meaning of the symbol coupled with his wide...

    Published December 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Psychological Approaches to Understanding and Treating Auditory Hallucinations

    From theory to therapy

    Edited by Mark Hayward, Clara Strauss, Simon McCarthy-Jones

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    This book draws on clinical research findings from the last three decades to offer a review of current psychological theories and therapeutic approaches to understanding and treating auditory hallucinations, addressing key methodological issues that need to be considered in evaluating interventions...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Families Coping with Mental Illness

    Stories from the US and Japan

    By Yuko Kawanishi

    When someone develops a mental illness, the impact on the family is often profound. The most common treatment processes, however, focus on the patient while the loved ones are relegated to subordinate roles and sometimes even viewed as barriers to effective recovery. Families Coping with Mental...

    Published August 11th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Brain Evolution, Language and Psychopathology in Schizophrenia

    Edited by Paolo Brambilla, Andrea Marini

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    This book provides a comprehensive review of new developments in the study of language processing and related neural networks in schizophrenia by addressing the complex link between psychopathology, language and evolution at different levels of analysis. Psychopathological symptoms in...

    Published October 20th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Language and Cognition in Schizophrenia (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    Edited by Steven Schwartz

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1978, the contributors to this volume, including the leading figures in experimental psychopathology, were largely concerned with deducing the behaviour of schizophrenics from general psychological theories of language, learning and cognition. Their emphasis on deduction...

    Published August 20th 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. Borderline (Psychology Revivals)

    A Psychological Study of Paranoia and Delusional Thinking

    By Peter Chadwick

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1992, Borderline presents a unique study of the disturbed mind. Professional psychologist Peter Chadwick draws upon his own personal experience of madness to provide a valuable exploration of the psychology of paranoia and schizophrenia. The book goes beyond a narrowly...

    Published August 18th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Psychology of Pierre Janet (Routledge Revivals)

    By Elton Mayo

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Pierre Janet (1859 – 1947) is considered to be one of the founders of psychology, and pioneered research in the disciplines of psychology, philosophy and psychotherapy. Janet’s most crucial research, particularly in the subjects of ‘dissociation’ and ‘subconscious’ - terms coined by him - is...

    Published August 18th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Insanity and Divinity

    Studies in Psychosis and Spirituality

    Edited by John Gale, Michael Robson, Georgia Rapsomatioti

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

    How close is spirituality to psychosis? Covering the interrelation of psychosis and spirituality from a number of angles, Insanity and Divinity will generate dialogue and discussion, aid critical reflection and stimulate creative approaches to clinical work for those interested in the connections...

    Published July 7th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Psychosis and Emotion

    The role of emotions in understanding psychosis, therapy and recovery

    Edited by Andrew I. Gumley, Alf Gillham, Kathy Taylor, Matthias Schwannauer

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

    There is increasing recognition that emotional distress plays a significant part in the onset of psychosis, the experience of psychosis itself and in the unfolding of recovery that follows. This book brings together leading international experts to explore the role of emotion and emotion regulation...

    Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge