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  1. 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...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Integrating Neuropsychological and Psychological Evaluations

    Assessing and Helping the Whole Child

    By Daniel K. Reinstein, Dawn E. Burau

    Integrating Neuropsychological and Psychological Assessments is a resource for neuropsychologists, psychologists, teachers and parents who wish to address both the neurologically- and emotionally-based difficulties with which their children are presenting. In addition to a thorough description of...

    Published May 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Personality Assessment

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Robert P. Archer, Steven R. Smith

    The first edition of Personality Assessment provided an overview of the most popular self-report and performance-based personality assessment instruments. The chapter authors were key members in creating or developing the research base for the eight test instruments covered in the book. The text...

    Published March 6th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Drawings in Assessment and Psychotherapy

    Research and Application

    Edited by Leonard Handler, Antoinette D. Thomas

    Drawing is a language, projected by children and adults, reflecting their joy and pain. It is used extensively by clinical psychologists, art therapists, social workers, and other mental health professionals in the assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, adults, and couples. This book...

    Published November 25th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Measurement Theory in Action

    Case Studies and Exercises, Second Edition

    By Kenneth S. Shultz, David J. Whitney, Michael J. Zickar

    This book helps readers apply testing and measurement theories. Featuring 22 self-standing modules, instructors can pick and choose the ones that are most appropriate for their course. Each module features an overview of a measurement issue and a step-by-step application of that theory. Best...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Managing Fear

    The Law and Ethics of Preventive Detention and Risk Assessment

    By Bernadette McSherry

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Managing Fear examines the growing use of risk assessment as it relates to preventive detention and supervision schemes for offenders perceived to be at a high risk of re-offending, individuals with severe mental illness, and suspected terrorists. It outlines a number of legislative regimes in...

    Published August 19th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Handbook of Vocational Psychology

    Theory, Research, and Practice, 4th Edition

    Edited by W. Bruce Walsh, Mark L. Savickas, Paul J. Hartung

    Handbook of Vocational Psychology identifies, reports, and evaluates significant developments in vocational psychology and career counseling, and in doing so provides both professional clinicians and students with an informed understanding of both the current state and continuing progress in the...

    Published May 20th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Personality Assessment in the DSM-5

    Edited by Steven K. Huprich, Christopher J. Hopwood

    The DSM-5 promises to be a major reformulation of psychopathology, and no section is likely to change diagnostic practice more than that of personality pathology. Unlike the DSM-IV, the DSM-5 personality disorders will be conceptualized as involving core deficits in interpersonal and...

    Published March 11th 2013 by Routledge