Psychology

Research and Reference Titles

Child and Adolescent Mental Health

  1. Assessment of Trauma in Youths

    Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables

    Edited by Kathleen Nader

    Assessment of Trauma in Youths: Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables is a collection of articles by well-known specialists in the field of childhood trauma. The articles describe developmental issues in addition to others that are important to the assessment of...

    Published July 19th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

    Integration of Cognitive, Neuropsychological, and Psychodynamic Perspectives in Psychotherapy

    Edited by Francine Conway

    For many researchers, clinicians, teachers, patients, and family members, the discourse on ADHD has been occurring in silos. Traditional ADHD camps are organized primarily in terms of neurological and cognitive perspectives and to a lesser extent psychoanalytic/psychodynamic perspectives. Those...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis

    One Hundred Years After 'Little Hans'

    Edited by Karen E. Baker, Jerrold R. Brandell

    Since Freud’s publication of 'Little Hans', advances in psychoanalytic technique and theory have transformed our clinical work with children. Individuals including Anna Freud, Melanie Klein and Donald Winnicott have influenced psychoanalytic play therapy and broadened the scope of practice with...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Interrupting Cycles of Early Loss, Trauma and Abuse

    Therapeutic Challenges

    Edited by Toni Heineman

    This volume offers rich and detailed illustrations of the complex emotional needs of the children and parents in vulnerable families. The chapters also highlight the psychological toll that working with at risk groups takes on therapists and others charged with providing care for children and...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Principles of Cyberbullying Research

    Definitions, Measures, and Methodology

    Edited by Sheri Bauman, Donna Cross, Jenny Walker

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Mental Health

    In 2010, the International Cyberbullying Think Tank was held in order to discuss questions of definition, measurement, and methodologies related to cyberbullying research. The attendees’ goal was to develop a set of guidelines that current and future researchers could use to improve the quality of...

    Published November 5th 2012 by Routledge

  6. School Counseling Research

    Current Crossroads in Guidance and Reform

    By Lonnie Rowell

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    School counseling is undergoing significant changes. As evidence-based practice increasingly dominates conversations about the development and evaluation of school counseling programs, the impact on counselors, counselor educators, researchers, and leaders is becoming evident. A new emphasis on...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Trauma and Resilience Among Child Soldiers Around the World

    Edited by Patricia K. Kerig, Cecilia Wainryb

    It is estimated that approximately 300,000 children actively serve in various kinds of military groups around the world. Some of these children are forcibly conscripted through abduction or threats of violence to themselves or their families, others are coerced or manipulated into joining, and...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Treating Transgender Children and Adolescents

    An Interdisciplinary Discussion

    Edited by Jack Drescher, William Byne

    Extremely gender variant children and adolescents (minors), increasingly referred to as 'trans' or 'transgender children,' are small in number. In recent years, their situation has become highly sensationalized, whilst the matter of how to best treat them remains an area of controversy. A growing...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge