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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 11 new and published books in the subject of Mental Health Research — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Trouble with Twin Studies

    A Reassessment of Twin Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

    By Jay Joseph

    The Trouble with Twin Studies questions popular genetic explanations of human behavioral differences based upon the existing body of twin research. Psychologist Jay Joseph outlines the fallacies of twin studies in the context of the ongoing decades-long failure to discover genes for human...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Psychotic Symptoms in Children and Adolescents

    Assessment, Differential Diagnosis, and Treatment

    By Claudio Cepeda

    Psychotic Symptoms in Children and Adolescents demystifies the interviewing diagnostic process of psychosis in children and adolescents and provides a valuable resource for treatment. Psychotic symptoms have traditionally been rationalized and disregarded as products of the child’s imagination....

    Published December 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Loneliness Updated

    Recent research on loneliness and how it affects our lives

    Edited by Ami Rokach

    "To be alone is to be different. To be different is to be alone, and to be in the interior of this fatal circle is to be lonely. To be lonely is to have failed" (Susan Schultz, 1976) Loneliness carries a significant social stigma, as lack of friendship and social ties is socially undesirable, and...

    Published November 18th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Principles of Cyberbullying Research

    Definitions, Measures, and Methodology

    Edited by Sheri Bauman, Donna Cross, Jenny Walker

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Mental Health

    In 2010, the International Cyberbullying Think Tank was held in order to discuss questions of definition, measurement, and methodologies related to cyberbullying research. The attendees’ goal was to develop a set of guidelines that current and future researchers could use to improve the quality of...

    Published November 5th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Research in Practice for Forensic Professionals

    Edited by Kerry Sheldon, Jason Davies, Kevin Howells

    Series: Issues in Forensic Psychology

    This book explores applied research methods used in forensic settings – prisons, the probation service, courts and forensic mental health establishments – and provides a comprehensive 'how-to' guide for forensic practitioners and researchers.It provides practitioners and researchers with grounding...

    Published October 5th 2011 by Routledge

  6. What Works with Children, Adolescents, and Adults?

    A Review of Research on the Effectiveness of Psychotherapy

    By Alan Carr

    What Works with Children, Adolescents, and Adults? provides an up-to-date review of research on the effectiveness of psychotherapy and psychological interventions with children, adolescents, adults, people in later life, and people with intellectual and pervasive developmental disabilities....

    Published July 31st 2008 by Routledge

  7. Adolescent Coping

    Advances in Theory, Research and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Erica Frydenberg

    Series: Adolescence and Society

    Young people need to cope in a variety of settings, including school, home, peer groups and the workplace, and with a range of life problems such as examinations and parental divorce. This thoroughly revised and updated new edition of Adolescent Coping presents the latest research and applications...

    Published May 14th 2008 by Routledge

  8. The Evaluator's Cookbook

    Exercises for participatory evaluation with children and young people

    By Angus McCabe, Katrice Horsley

    Participation is a vital element of working with children and young people – ensuring that services are meeting their needs as well as promoting citizenship, resilience and general well-being. The Evaluator’s Cookbook contains 21 participatory evaluation exercises for use with children, young...

    Published April 29th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Child and Adolescent Psychopathology

    Theoretical and Clinical Implications

    Edited by Cecilia A. Essau

    How do biological and environmental factors influence the development of childhood and adolescent disorders? There has been a substantial increase of interest in research into child and adolescent psychopathology. In this book, Cecilia Essau brings together contributions from the UK, the US and...

    Published April 19th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Clinical and Research Uses of an Adolescent Mental Health Intake Questionnaire

    What Kids Need to Talk About

    By Irwin Epstein, Ken Peake, Daniel Medeiros

    Learn how to better clinically serve “risky” adolescents—from the clients themselves!Clinical and Research Uses of an Adolescent Mental Health Intake Questionnaire: What Kids Need to Talk About explores the research on adolescent behavior culled from the answers to a...

    Published August 14th 2005 by Routledge