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  1. Psychosis as a Personal Crisis

    An Experience-Based Approach

    Edited by Marius Romme, Sandra Escher

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

    Psychosis as a Personal Crisis seeks to challenge the way people who hear voices are both viewed and treated. This book emphasises the individual variation between people who suffer from psychosis and puts forward the idea that hearing voices is not in itself a sign of mental illness. In this book...

    Published September 28th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Experiencing Psychosis

    Personal and Professional Perspectives

    Edited by Jim Geekie, Patte Randal, Debra Lampshire, John Read

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

    Extensive scientific research has been conducted into understanding and learning more about psychotic experiences. However, in existing research the voice of subjective experience is rarely taken into consideration. In this book, first-person accounts are brought centre-stage and examined alongside...

    Published July 29th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Schizophrenia

    The Final Frontier - A Festschrift for Robin M. Murray

    Edited by Anthony S. David, Shitij Kapur, Peter McGuffin

    Series: Maudsley Series

    Schizophrenia is a unique project reflecting the contribution that Robin M. Murray has made to the field of psychiatry over the past 35 years, with a particular focus on the advances that have been made to the understanding and treatment of schizophrenia. International contributors have been...

    Published June 8th 2011 by Psychology Press

  4. Problematic and Risk Behaviours in Psychosis

    A Shared Formulation Approach

    By Alan Meaden, David Hacker

    In spite of improved access to psychosocial interventions, many people with psychosis continue to experience persistent problems which act as significant barriers to their recovery. This book investigates risk and problem behaviours in psychosis, including staff and service factors that can impede...

    Published November 12th 2010 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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