Psychology and Mental Health Research and Reference Titles

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Applied Psychology

  1. Behavioral and Technological Addictions

    Selected Works of Mark Griffiths

    By Mark Griffiths

    Series: World Library of Psychologists

    Mark Griffiths is Director of the International Gaming Research Unit at Nottingham Trent University and one of the foremost experts on the psychology of addictive behaviors, particularly gambling and excessive internet use. A Fellow of the British Psychological Society and the Royal Society of Arts...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Psychological Aspects of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    A biopsychosocial approach

    Edited by Simon R. Knowles, Antonina A. Mikocka-Walus

    In the Western world around 360 in every 100,000 individuals have inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), a relapsing-remitting autoimmune disease that affects the gastrointestinal tract. Its impact on individual functioning across physical and psychosocial domains is significant and psychological...

    To Be Published September 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Psychology Serving Humanity: Proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology

    Volume 2: Western Psychology

    Edited by Saths Cooper, Kopano Ratele

    This is the second of two volumes collecting the key proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology, the first to be held in Africa in the 123 years of its history. The theme of the conference was "Psychology Serving Humanity", a recognition of psychology's unfulfilled mission in...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Psychology Serving Humanity: Proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology

    Volume 1: Majority World Psychology

    Edited by Saths Cooper, Kopano Ratele

    This is the first of two volumes collecting the key proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology, the first to be held in Africa in the 123 years of its history. The theme of the conference was "Psychology Serving Humanity", a recognition of psychology's unfulfilled mission in the...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Social Influence and Consumer Behavior

    Edited by Daniel J. Howard, Amna Kirmani, Priyali Rajagopal

    Series: Special Issues of Social Influence

    A good deal of consumer research is focused on social influence, since consumers make purchase decisions in the context of a social framework. This collection of innovative essays examines both the conscious and non-conscious effects of social influence on consumer behavior processes and outcomes,...

    Published November 20th 2012 by Psychology Press