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  1. Assessing Psychosis

    A Clinician's Guide

    By James H. Kleiger, Ali Khadivi

    Assessing Psychosis: A Clinician’s Guide offers both a practical guide and rich clinical resource for a broad audience of mental-health practitioners seeking to sharpen their understanding of diagnostic issues, clinical concepts, and assessment methods that aid in detecting the presence of...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Lacan on Madness

    Madness, yes you can't

    Edited by Patricia Gherovici, Manya Steinkoler

    This new collection of essays by distinguished international scholars and clinicians will revolutionize your understanding of madness. Essential for those on both sides of the couch eager to make sense of the plethora of theories about madness available today, Lacan on Madness: Madness, Yes You Can...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Cognitive Neuropsychology of Schizophrenia (Classic Edition)

    By Christopher Donald Frith

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    This is a classic edition of Christopher Frith’s award winning book on cognitive neuropsychology and schizophrenia, which now includes a new introduction from the author. The book explores the signs and symptoms of schizophrenia using the framework of cognitive neuropsychology, looking specifically...

    Published February 11th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 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 explored in...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Creativity and Psychotic States in Exceptional People

    The work of Murray Jackson

    By Murray Jackson

    Edited by Jeanne Magagna

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

    Creativity and Psychotic States in Exceptional People tells the story of the lives of four exceptionally gifted individuals: Vincent van Gogh, Vaslav Nijinsky, José Saramago and John Nash. Previously unpublished chapters by Murray Jackson are set in a contextual framework by Jeanne Magagna,...

    Published February 5th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Psychotherapy for People Diagnosed with Schizophrenia

    Specific techniques

    By Andrew Lotterman

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

    In this unique book, Andrew Lotterman describes a creative approach to the psychotherapy of people diagnosed with schizophrenia and other forms of psychosis. Lotterman focuses on specific techniques that can be used in psychological therapy with people who have symptoms such as hallucinations,...

    Published January 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration

    By Tim Short

    Series: Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

    Theory of Mind (ToM) is the term used for our ability to predict and explain the behaviour of ourselves and others. Accounts of this theory have so far fallen into two competing types: Simulation Theory and ‘Theory Theory’. In contrast with Theory Theory, Simulation Theory argues that we predict...

    Published January 26th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 12th 2014 by Routledge