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Forthcoming Schizophrenia & Other Psychotic Disorders in Adults Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Schizotypy

    New dimensions

    Edited by Oliver Mason, Gordon Claridge

    Series: Advances in Mental Health Research

    For several decades there has been an increasing move towards viewing the psychotic illnesses from a dimensional perspective, seeing them as continuous with healthy functioning. The idea, concentrating mostly on schizophrenia, has generated considerable theoretical debate as well as empirical...

    To Be Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Paranoia

    The Psychology of Persecutory Delusions

    By Daniel Freeman, Philippa A. Garety

    Paranoia is the suspicion that other intend to cause you harm. It is a common experience in the general population, though often overlooked. In its most severe form, paranoia occurs as persecutory delusions. Paranoia, written by leading researchers in this field, is the first cognitive psychology...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. The Interactive World of Severe Mental Illness

    Case Studies of the U.S. Mental Health System

    By Diana J. Semmelhack, Larry Ende, Arthur Freeman, Clive Hazell, Colleen L. Barron, Garry L. Treft

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    In our society, medication is often seen as the treatment for severe mental illness, with psychotherapy a secondary treatment. However, quality social interaction may be as important for the recovery of those with severe mental illness as are treatments. This volume makes this point while...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Maudsley Family Study of Psychosis

    A Quest for Intermediate Phenotypes

    Edited by Colm McDonald

    Psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are known to be highly heritable. Despite decades of research, however, the genetic variations conferring susceptibility to these illnesses have yet to be identified. Such genetic variations most likely produce abnormalities of brain...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. A Casebook of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Command Hallucinations

    A Social Rank Theory Approach

    By Sarah Byrne, Max Birchwood

    Command hallucinations are a particularly distressing and sometimes dangerous type of hallucination about which relatively little is known and for which no evidenced based treatment currently exists. In A Casebook of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Command Hallucinations the development of a new...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Compliance With Treatment In Schizophrenia

    By Alec Buchanan

    There is a myth that people with mental disorders comply poorly with treatment. In fact, psychiatric patients are no more likely than patients in other medical specialities to go against the advice of their doctor. That said, it is easy to find instances where psychotropic medication is refused by...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Psychosis and Near Psychosis

    Ego Function, Symbol Structure, Treatment, 3rd Edition

    By Eric Marcus

    To Be Published September 25th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Recovering from Psychosis

    Empirical Evidence and Lived Experience

    By Stephen Williams

    The use of first-hand service user accounts of mental illness is still limited in the professional literature available. This is, however, beginning to change, with a new ‘recovery’ focus in mental health services meaning that the voices of service users are finally being heard. Recovering from...

    To Be Published October 27th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Hallucination-focused Integrative Therapy

    A Specific Treatment that Hits Auditory Verbal Hallucinations

    By Jack A. Jenner

    Hallucination-focused Integrative Treatment (HIT) is a specific treatment for auditory verbal hallucinations which integrates techniques from CBT, systems therapy, psychoeducation, coping training, rehabilitation and medication. It emphasises active family involvement, crisis intervention when...

    To Be Published November 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Therapeutic Interventions in Severe Mental Illness

    A Guide for Acute Care Settings

    By Billy Mathers

    Therapeutic interventions have been taught and well evaluated in community settings for many years but this has not been the case for acute care. This practical book remedies this, outlining how to efficiently and effectively use therapeutic interventions in acute mental healthcare settings within...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge