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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 259 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. Dissociation and the Dissociative Disorders

    DSM-V and Beyond

    Edited by Paul F. Dell, John A. O'Neil

    Winner of ISSTD's 2009 Pierre Janet Writing Award for the best publication on dissociation in 2009! Dissociation and the Dissociative Disorders is a book that has no real predecessor in the dissociative disorders field. It reports the most recent scientific findings and conceptualizations about...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Nutrition for Brain Health and Cognitive Performance

    Edited by Talitha Best, Louise Dye

    Public awareness of the role diet plays in brain function has been steadily increasing. This has led to significant development of new products, dietary supplements, functional foods, nutraceuticals and public health recommendations for maintaining brain function. Nutrition for Brain Health and...

    Published June 12th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Madness

    A History

    By Petteri Pietikäinen

    Madness: A History is a thorough and accessible account of madness from antiquity to modern times, offering a large-scale yet nuanced picture of mental illness and its varieties in western civilization. The book opens by considering perceptions and experiences of madness starting in Biblical times...

    Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Family Therapy as an Alternative to Medication

    An Appraisal of Pharmland

    Edited by Phoebe S Prosky, David V Keith

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health

    Edited by Panteleimon Ekkekakis

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    A growing body of evidence shows that physical activity can be a cost-effective and safe intervention for the prevention and treatment of a wide range of mental health problems. As researchers and clinicians around the world look for evidence-supported alternatives and complements to established...

    Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. Forensic Psychiatry

    Essential Board Review

    By Helen Mavourneen Farrell, M.D.

    Watch Dr. Helen Farrell's TEDx Talk on Creating Hope for Mental Health 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...

    Published April 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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