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Forthcoming Personality Tests & Assessments Books

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  1. Human Cognitive Abilities in Theory and Practice

    Edited by John J. McArdle, Richard W. Woodcock

    Research on human cognitive abilities has a long history in psychology and education, and has been widely applied to practical problems in schools, clinics, and employment settings. This book explores the historical background and current views of how human intelligence manifests itself in...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Psychotherapy With Borderline Patients

    An Integrated Approach

    By David M. Allen

    Patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD) or borderline traits are among the most difficult for mental health practitioners to treat. They present an incredible range of symptoms, dysfunctional interpersonal interactions, provocative behavior in therapy, and comorbid psychiatric...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Anxiety Sensitivity

    theory, Research, and Treatment of the Fear of Anxiety

    Edited by Steven Taylor

    Anxiety sensitivity (AS) is the fear of anxiety sensations which arises from beliefs that these sensations have harmful somatic, social, or psychological consequences. Over the past decade, AS has attracted a great deal of attention from researchers and clinicians with more than 100 peer-reviewed...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Clinical and Forensic Assessment of Psychopathy

    A Practitioner's Guide

    Edited by Carl B. Gacono

    Series: Personality and Clinical Psychology

    Psychopaths are difficult to ignore. They are involved in many of today's most serious problems: war, drugs, murder, and political corruption. As a construct, psychopathy has evolved far beyond its confusing origins in a melange of labels into an empirically measurable syndrome. The first text of...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Rorschach

    By Paul M. Lerner

    Few books illuminate a domain of clinical inquiry as superbly as Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Rorschach. Paul Lerner has written a comprehensive text that offers a richly detailed, multidimensional vision of the Rorschach as the ideal medium for operationalizing, testing, and in some...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. An Assessment Guide To Geriatric Neuropsychology

    By Holly Tuokko, Thomas Hadjistavropoulos

    At least half of all neuropsychological assessments are performed on elderly persons, but the information clinicians need to make appropriate judgment calls is widely scattered. Several books offering general descriptions of the cognitive functioning of the aged or of neuropsychological conditions...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Psychological Assessment with the MMPI-2/MMPI-2-RF

    3rd Edition

    By Alan F. Friedman, P. Kevin Bolinskey, Richard W. Levak, David S. Nichols

    This third edition apprises users of the MMPI-2/MMPI-2-Restructured Form (RF) for the ever-changing landscape of this dynamic personality/psychopathology instrument and its expanding utility in a variety of contexts. Two new chapters addressing the RC scales and the MMPI-2-RF are included in this...

    To Be Published September 3rd 2014 by Routledge