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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 December 1st 2002 by Routledge

  2. 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 August 1st 2001 by Routledge

  3. Race and Intelligence

    Separating Science From Myth

    Edited by Jefferson M. Fish

    In recent years, reported racial disparities in IQ scores have been the subject of raging debates in the behavioral and social sciences and education. What can be made of these test results in the context of current scientific knowledge about human evolution and cognition? Unfortunately, discussion...

    Published August 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Diagnosis, Conceptualization, and Treatment Planning for Adults

    A Step-by-step Guide

    Edited by Michel Hersen, Linda Krug Porzelius

    In spite of the theoretical knowledge of diagnosis and assessment, case conceptualization, and treatment planning imparted by their course instructors, most students are confused about the interrelationships of these processes in practice and are unable to apply what they have learned to the...

    Published August 1st 2001 by Routledge

  5. Counseling and Psychotherapy With Religious Persons

    A Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy Approach

    By Stevan L. Nielsen, W. Brad Johnson, Albert Ellis

    Practitioners are increasingly aware that religious persons present unique problems and challenges in therapy. Rational-Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) is among the most widely practiced, highly structured and active directive approaches to treating emotional and behavioral problems. Introduced by...

    Published May 1st 2001 by Routledge

  6. The Great Psychotherapy Debate

    Models, Methods, and Findings

    By Bruce E. Wampold

    This volume disproves the belief that certain psychotherapies are more effective in treating certain psychological problems than other therapies. ...

    Published March 1st 2001 by Routledge

  7. Item Response Theory

    By Susan E. Embretson, Steven P. Reise, Susan E. Embretson, Steven P. Reise

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    This book develops an intuitive understanding of IRT principles through the use of graphical displays and analogies to familiar psychological principles. It surveys contemporary IRT models, estimation methods, and computer programs. Polytomous IRT models are given central coverage since many...

    Published May 1st 2000 by Psychology Press

  8. The 2nd Language of Leadership

    By Michael P. Quirk, Patricia M. Fandt

    This book focuses on the behavioral and personality areas that can be used to strengthen one's skills and to make wise decisions about when and how to lead. It was written for the working professional who wants to learn what he or she can do by working with their personality to become more...

    Published April 1st 2000 by Psychology Press

  9. 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 March 1st 2000 by Routledge

  10. 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 February 1st 2000 by Routledge