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  1. Working with Young People in Secure Accommodation

    From chaos to culture, 2nd Edition

    By Jim Rose

    The detention of children and young people as a response to delinquent and antisocial behaviour remains a topical and controversial issue. In this new edition of Working with Young People in Secure Accommodation, Jim Rose provides an historical perspective on the topic of young people in custody...

    Published April 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Complex Dilemmas in Group Therapy

    Pathways to Resolution, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Lise Motherwell, Joseph J. Shay

    Group work presents the therapist with many situations, considerations, and, ultimately, decisions that are unique to the practice of group psychotherapy. The second edition of Complex Dilemmas in Group Therapy includes advice and insights from more than fifty of the most eminent group...

    Published April 16th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Cyclical Psychodynamics and the Contextual Self

    The Inner World, the Intimate World, and the World of Culture and Society

    By Paul L. Wachtel

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Cyclical Psychodynamics and the Contextual Self articulates in new ways the essential features and most recent extensions of Paul Wachtel's powerfully integrative theory of cyclical psychodynamics. Wachtel is widely regarded as the leading advocate for integrative thinking in personality theory and...

    Published April 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Treating Chronically Traumatized Children

    Don't let sleeping dogs lie!

    By Arianne Struik

    Professionals working with traumatized children are often asked whether it would be better to ‘let sleeping dogs lie’, because the child may not be ready to discuss their experiences, and out of fear that they may become further distressed or disturbed. In Treating Chronically Traumatized Children,...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Dark Side of Relationship Pursuit

    From Attraction to Obsession and Stalking, 2nd Edition

    By Brian H. Spitzberg, William R. Cupach

    Awards and Praise for the first edition: Recipient of the 2006 International Association for Relationship Research (IARR) Book Award "This text, as it presently stands, is THE go-to text for stalking researchers. That is my opinion and the opinion of multiple fellow scholars I know in the...

    Published April 13th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Madness and Crime

    By Philip Bean

    This book provides an authoritative and highly readable review of the relationship between madness and crime by one of the leading authorities in the field. The book is divided into four parts, each essay focusing on selected features of madness which have relevance to contemporary society. Part 1...

    Published April 13th 2014 by Willan

  7. Thriving on the Front Lines

    A Guide to Strengths-Based Youth Care Work

    By Bob Bertolino

    Youth and Family Services (YFS) are part of residential and group homes, schools, social service organizations, hospitals, and family court systems. YFS include prevention, education, positive youth development, foster care, child welfare, and treatment. As YFS has evolved advances in...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. O. H. Mowrer's Theory of Integrity Therapy Revisited

    By V. Edwin Bixenstine

    In the mid 20th century, O. Hobart Mowrer was a celebrated academic psychologist, owing largely to his experiments with animals and humans that led to breakthrough theories on how we learn. His numerous publications in this arena propelled him to the post of President of the American Psychological...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Jung and Searles

    By David Sedgwick

    Jung and Searles is the first in-depth integration of the psychotherapeutic models of C.G. Jung and Harold F. Searles. Combining Jung's theoretical depths with Searles' liberating approach to the analytic process, David Sedgwick bridges the rift between analytical psychology and psychoanalysis and...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Psychodrama, Surplus Reality and the Art of Healing

    By Zerka T. Moreno, Leif Dag Blomkvist, Thomas Rutzel

    The practice of psychodrama allows participants to create a world for themselves, free of usual rules and constraints. This freedom from all ordinary conventions is what Moreno called 'Surplus Reality', and is one of the most vital, curative and mysterious elements of psychodrama.In this book, Leif...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge