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  1. 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 April 30th 2000 by Psychology Press

  2. Handbook of Psychological Assessment in Primary Care Settings

    Edited by Mark E. Maruish

    As managed care evolves, the movement toward the integration of behavioral healthcare services into primary medical practices has begun to gain momentum. Primary care providers, in general, are not professionally equipped to identify and monitor mental health and substance abuse problems. Thus,...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  3. 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 March 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 February 29th 2000 by Routledge

  5. 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 January 31st 2000 by Routledge

  6. Advanced Abnormal Child Psychology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Michel Hersen, Robert T. Ammerman

    There was a time when abnormal child psychology was the stepchild of abnormal psychology, with perhaps one or two chapters in an entire advanced textbook devoted to children. Given the explosive amount of new research on child development in general since the 1980s, "stepchild" is obviously no...

    Published January 31st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Clinician's Guide To Neuropsychological Assessment

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Rodney D. Vanderploeg

    Neuropsychological assessment is a difficult and complicated process. Often, experienced clinicians as well as trainees and students gloss over fundamental problems or fail to consider potential sources of error. Since formal test data on the surface appear unambiguous and objective, they may fall...

    Published September 30th 1999 by Psychology Press

  8. The Evaluation and Treatment of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

    Edited by Nils R. Varney, Richard J. Roberts

    Moving beyond the debate over whether and to what degree mild head injury has lasting neuropsychological sequelae, this book is predicated on the assumption that it does cause some problems in some circumstances for some people. It focuses on the practical questions of who is injured, how injuries...

    Published April 30th 1999 by Psychology Press

  9. The Psychological Assessment of Abused and Traumatized Children

    By Francis D. Kelly

    The past decade has seen more and more clinicians involved in the assessment and treatment of abused and traumatized children. They have contributed to an impressively large body of literature on the impact of abuse and trauma at all ages, the focus of which has been the short and long-term...

    Published February 28th 1999 by Routledge

  10. 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...

    Published December 31st 1998 by Routledge