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  1. Handbook of Cross-Cultural and Multicultural Personality Assessment

    Edited by Richard H. Dana

    Throughout the world as in the United States, psychologists are increasingly being called upon to evaluate clients whose backgrounds differ from their own. It has long been recognized that standard personality and psychopathology assessment instruments carry cultural biases, and in recent years,...

    Published December 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Mental Health Professional and the New Technologies

    A Handbook for Practice Today

    By Marlene M. Maheu, Myron L. Pulier, Frank H. Wilhelm, Joseph P. McMenamin, Nancy E. Brown-Connolly

    In the last two decades, new communication technologies have dramatically changed the world in which mental health professionals and their patients live. Developments such as e-mail, online chat groups, Web pages, search engines, and electronic databases are directly or indirectly affecting most...

    Published December 19th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Psychological Testing in the Age of Managed Behavioral Health Care

    By Mark E. Maruish, E. Anne Nelson

    Written by a recognized expert in assessment employed by a large managed behavioral healthcare organization (MBHO), this book seeks to provide psychologists who rely on testing as an integral part of their practice, a guide on how to survive and thrive in the era of managed behavioral healthcare....

    Published December 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 December 19th 2014 by Routledge

  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 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Person-Environment Psychology and Mental Health

    Assessment and Intervention

    Edited by William E. Martin, Jr., Jody L. Swartz-Kulstad, William E. Martin

    In recent years, mental health professionals who have traditionally focused on the emotional state of the individual have come to realize that problems arise from the unique interactions between particular individuals and environments. From necessity, they are beginning to look at context; no...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Personality Structure and Measurement (Psychology Revivals)

    By Hans J. Eysenck, Sybil B. G. Eysenck

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1969, this book deals extensively with the description and measurement of personality. Beginning with a statement of the principles of typological research in psychology, set against the background of general taxonomic principles in biology, the study discusses in detail...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Experiments in Personality: Volume 1 (Psychology Revivals)

    Psychogenetics and Psychopharmacology

    Edited by H.J. Eysenck

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1960 these two volumes report a number of experiments in psychogenetics, psychopharmacology, psychodiagnostics, psychometrics and psychodynamics, all of which formed part of the programme of research which had been developing from the late 1940s at the Maudsley Hospital....

    Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge