Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Schizophrenia & Other Psychotic Disorders in Adults Books

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 76 new and published books in the subject of Schizophrenia & Other Psychotic Disorders in Adults — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 2

  1. 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 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. 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 Previously unpublished chapters by Murray Jackson are set in a contextual framework by Jeanne Magagna,...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

  3. 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

  4. 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 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. 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

  6. 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 20th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 21st 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 8th 2013 by Routledge