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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 261 new and published books in the subject of Psychiatry — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Placebo Response and the Power of Unconscious Healing

    By Richard Kradin

    Placebo responses are automatic and unconscious and cannot be predicted based on conscious volition. Instead, they reflect complex interactions between the innate reward system of the nervous system and encoded procedural memories and imaginal fantasies. The placebo response contributes...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Forensic Psychiatry

    Essential Board Review

    By Helen Mavourneen Farrell, M.D.

    Forensic Psychiatry: Essential Board Review is an invaluable study guide for those doctors preparing for the forensic psychiatry board exam or seeking recertification. The text is a concise and practical aid for mastering forensics, making key principles easy to understand and memorize. The book...

    Published April 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Holistic Perspectives on Trauma

    Implications for Social Workers and Health-Care Professionals

    Edited by Lisa Albers Prock

    Children with a history of significant neglect and/or physical, sexual, and/or emotional abuse are at higher risk for developing long-term emotional, behavioral, and mental health concerns, which have implications past childhood and into adulthood. Early trauma impacts individuals’ health in ways...

    Published April 1st 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Building Competence in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

    Transcripts and Insights for Working With Stress, Anxiety, Depression, and Other Problems

    By Richard W. Sears

    Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) is an evidence-based program that combines mindfulness and cognitive therapy techniques for working with stress, anxiety, depression, and other problems. Building Competence in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy provides the first transcript of an entire...

    Published February 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. A History of the Brain

    From Stone Age surgery to modern neuroscience

    By Andrew P. Wickens

    A History of the Brain tells the full story of neuroscience, from antiquity to the present day. It describes how we have come to understand the biological nature of the brain, beginning in prehistoric times, and progressing to the twentieth century with the development of Modern Neuroscience....

    Published December 8th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Statistical Methods in Psychiatry Research and SPSS

    By M. Venkataswamy Reddy

    This book has been prepared to help psychiatrists expand their knowledge of statistical methods and fills the gaps in their applications as well as introduces data analysis software. The book emphasizes the classification of fundamental statistical methods in psychiatry research that are precise...

    Published November 3rd 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  7. Biomarkers of Brain Injury and Neurological Disorders

    Edited by Kevin K. W. Wang, Zhiqun Zhang, Firas H. Kobeissy

    This book explores the recent advances in the techniques and platforms used in biomarker research that have revolutionized the way we study, diagnose, and treat brain injury conditions. The contributors describe different biomarker studies pertaining to brain injury and other neurological disorders...

    Published October 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Psychodynamic Neurology

    Dreams, Consciousness, and Virtual Reality

    By Allan Hobson

    Psychodynamic Neurology: Dreams, Consciousness, and Virtual Realty presents a novel way of thinking about the value of dreaming, based in solid comprehension of scientific research on sleep and dreams, but with deep understanding of psychoanalytic and other interpretations of dreams. This book:...

    Published October 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Symptoms and Signs of Substance Misuse, Third Edition

    By Margaret Stark, Jason Payne-James, Michael Scott-Ham

    The misuse of both legally prescribed and illegally supplied drugs is now so widespread that it affects, either directly or indirectly, a high proportion of the population, impacting many areas of daily life. There are few countries that are not touched by some aspect of substance misuse and the...

    Published September 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Russian/Soviet Military Psychiatry 1904-1945

    By Paul Wanke

    Psychiatry, like most professional fields in Russia, gained its legitimacy from its ability to serve the Tsar and later the Bolshevik party. The militarised nature of these governments meant that psychiatry would have to prove its worth to the military. This study will cover Russian/Soviet military...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge