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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Forensic Uses of Clinical Assessment Instruments

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Robert P. Archer, Elizabeth M. A. Wheeler

    This book provides, in a single volume, an extensive, research-based evaluation of the most popular clinical assessment tools as applied in forensic settings. These widely used instruments often require important modifications in their administration and interpretation when used for forensic...

    Published March 5th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Prediction in Forensic and Neuropsychology

    Sound Statistical Practices

    Edited by Ronald D. Franklin

    Psychologists are under increasing pressure to demonstrate the ecological validity of their assessment procedures--to show that the recommendations concluding their evaluations are relevant to urgent concerns in the legal and social policy arenas, such as predicting dangerousness, awarding...

    Published February 14th 2013 by Psychology Press

  8. Ordinal Measurement in the Behavioral Sciences

    By Norman Cliff, John A. Keats

    This book provides an alternative method for measuring individual differences in psychological, educational, and other behavioral sciences studies. It is based on the assumptions of ordinal statistics as explained in Norman Cliff's 1996 Ordinal Methods for Behavioral Data Analysis. It provides the...

    Published February 14th 2013 by Psychology Press

  9. Twelve Years of Correspondence With Paul Meehl

    Tough Notes From a Gentle Genius

    By Donald R. Peterson

    In 1996 Division 12 of the APA presented Centennial Awards to two psychologists who were considered to have made the greatest lifetime contributions to the discipline. One of those individuals was Paul Meehl. Dr. Meehl's writings on research methodology and mental illness influenced generations of...

    Published February 14th 2013 by Psychology Press

  10. The Clinical Management of Early Alzheimer's Disease

    A Handbook

    Edited by Reinhild Mulligan, Martial Van der Linden, Anne-Claude Juillerat

    The enormous human and economic toll of Alzheimer's Disease in societies in which more and more people are living into old age is well-recognized. Scientists and practitioners alike have been working to limit it. Their major focus has been patients in the later stages of the disease, when dementia...

    Published January 29th 2013 by Psychology Press