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  1. Awaiting the therapist's Baby

    A Guide for Expectant Parent-practitioners

    By April E. Fallon, Virginia Brabender, Virginia Brabender

    The passage into and through pregnancy and new parenthood is one that affects all aspects of a therapist's life, including work with patients. It presents special therapeutic challenges, as well as special therapeutic opportunities. Drawing on the scattered literature, interviews with people who...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Using Technology to Support Evidence-Based Behavioral Health Practices

    A Clinician's Guide

    Edited by Michael A. Cucciare, Kenneth R. Weingardt

    The use of technology to provide cost-effective behavioral healthcare is emerging as a crucial aspect of treating a wide variety of behavioral health problems. However, many behavioral health providers lack the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively integrate technology-based...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Handbook of Violence Risk Assessment

    Edited by Randy K. Otto, Kevin S. Douglas

    This comprehensive Handbook of original chapters serves as a resource for clinicians and researchers alike. Two introductory chapters cover general issues in violence risk assessment, while the remainder of the book offers a comprehensive discussion of specific risk...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. What Psychiatry Left Out of the DSM-5

    Historical Mental Disorders Today

    By Edward Shorter

    What Psychiatry Left Out of the DSM-5: Historical Mental Disorders Today covers the diagnoses that the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) failed to include, along with diagnoses that should not have been included, but were. Psychiatry as a field is over two centuries old...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Great Psychotherapy Debate

    The Evidence for What Makes Psychotherapy Work, 2nd Edition

    By Bruce E. Wampold, Zac E. Imel

    The second edition of The Great Psychotherapy Debate has been updated and revised to expand the presentation of the Contextual Model, which is derived from a scientific understanding of how humans heal in a social context and explains findings from a vast array of psychotherapies studies. This...

    Published February 24th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Forensic Psychological Assessment in Practice

    Case Studies

    By Corine de Ruiter, Nancy Kaser-Boyd

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Forensic Psychological Assessment in Practice: Case Studies presents a set of forensic criminal cases as examples of a scientist-practitioner model for forensic psychological assessment. The cases involve a number of forensic issues, such as criminal responsibility, violence risk assessment,...

    Published February 24th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Structure of Human Personality (Psychology Revivals)

    By H.J. Eysenck

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1953, this third edition was first published in 1970. It was one of the early attempts at bringing together theories of personality organisation and finding empirical evidence to test their hypotheses. This third edition includes additional chapters and updated references to...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Posttraumatic Growth

    Positive Changes in the Aftermath of Crisis

    Edited by Richard G. Tedeschi, Crystal L. Park, Lawrence G. Calhoun

    That which does not kill us makes us stronger. (Nietzsche) The phenomenon of positive personal change following devastating events has been recognized since ancient times, but given little attention by contemporary psychologists and psychiatrists, who have tended to focus on the negative...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. Handbook of Item Response Theory Modeling

    Applications to Typical Performance Assessment

    Edited by Steven P. Reise, Dennis A. Revicki

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    Item response theory (IRT) has moved beyond the confines of educational measurement into assessment domains such as personality, psychopathology, and patient-reported outcomes. Classic and emerging IRT methods and applications that are revolutionizing psychological measurement, particularly for...

    Published December 12th 2014 by Routledge