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  1. CBT for Psychosis

    A Symptom-based Approach

    Edited by Roger Hagen, Douglas Turkington, Torkil Berge, Rolf W. Gråwe

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

    This book offers a new approach to understanding and treating psychotic symptoms using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). CBT for Psychosis shows how this approach clears the way for a shift away from a biological understanding and towards a psychological understanding of psychosis. Stressing...

    Published October 13th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Extremes of the Bell Curve

    Excellent and Poor School Performance and Risk for Severe Mental Disorders

    By James H. MacCabe

    Series: Maudsley Series

    It has long been claimed that there is a strong association between high intelligence, or exceptional creativity, and mental illness. In this book, James MacCabe investigates this claim, using evidence from Swedish population data. He finds evidence that children who achieve either exceptionally...

    Published March 31st 2010 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 12th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Beyond Medication

    Therapeutic Engagement and the Recovery from Psychosis

    Edited by David Garfield, Daniel Mackler

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

    Beyond Medication focuses on the creation and evolution of the therapeutic relationship as the agent of change in the recovery from psychosis. Organized from the clinician’s point of view, this practical guidebook moves directly into the heart of the therapeutic process with a sequence of chapters...

    Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Reaching Out

    The Psychology of Assertive Outreach

    Edited by Caroline Cupitt

    Assertive outreach is a means of helping people with serious and persistent mental health difficulties who have not engaged with conventional mental health services. Reaching Out examines the application of psychological approaches in assertive outreach – a process which involves forming new...

    Published August 5th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Schizophrenic Psychoses

    Past, Present and Future

    Edited by Yrjö O. Alanen, Manuel González de Chávez, Ann-Louise S. Silver, Brian Martindale

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

    Highly Commended in the Psychiatry category at the 2010 BMA Medical Book Awards! Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Schizophrenic Psychoses brings together professionals from around the world to provide an extensive overview of the treatment of schizophrenia and psychosis. Divided into three parts –...

    Published May 28th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Making Sense of Madness

    Contesting the Meaning of Schizophrenia

    By Jim Geekie, John Read

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

    The experience of madness – which might also be referred to more formally as ‘schizophrenia’ or ‘psychosis’ – consists of a complex, confusing and often distressing collection of experiences, such as hearing voices or developing unusual, seemingly unfounded beliefs. Madness, in its various forms...

    Published May 6th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Narrative CBT for Psychosis

    By John Rhodes, Simon Jakes

    Designed to meet the complex needs of patients with psychosis, Narrative CBT for Psychosis combines narrative and solution-focused therapy with established techniques from CBT (cognitive behaviour therapy) into one integrated flexible approach. In this book John Rhodes and Simon Jakes bring the...

    Published January 7th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Schizophrenia: The Positive Perspective

    Explorations at the Outer Reaches of Human Experience, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Chadwick, Peter K. Chadwick

    This fully revised second edition of Schizophrenia: The Positive Perspective uses biographical sketches and essays to discuss schizophrenia and related conditions, providing advice on methods of coping, routes to growth, recovery and well-being, and how schizophrenia can be viewed in a positive...

    Published October 8th 2008 by Routledge

  10. The Maudsley Family Study of Psychosis

    A Quest for Intermediate Phenotypes

    Edited by Colm McDonald

    Series: Maudsley Series

    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...

    Published July 23rd 2008 by Psychology Press