Psychology and Mental Health Research and Reference Titles

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  1. Between Psychology and Psychotherapy (Psychology Revivals)

    A Poetics of Experience

    By Miller Mair

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In this highly original and thought-provoking work the late Miller Mair puts forward his ideas for a new psychology. First published in 1989, he deals with issues of fundamental importance to the future of a psychology guided by genuine enquiry and concern rather than mere professional...

    Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Case Studies in Behaviour Therapy (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by H.J. Eysenck

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1976 and on the basis of extended case histories, Eysenck showed how experts dealt with problems which arose in the course of behaviour therapy. It showed how they formulated hypotheses about causation and treatment, and used these to structure the methods employed; and how...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. From the Words of my Mouth (Psychology Revivals)

    Tradition in Psychotherapy

    Edited by Laurence Spurling

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    As a psychotherapist, in whose name do I speak? How can I come to speak in my own name? What does ‘tradition’ mean in psychotherapy? Originally published in 1993, the contributors to this book – all practising psychotherapists and teachers – explore these questions and investigate how theories and...

    Published December 17th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Living with the Bomb (Psychology Revivals)

    Can We Live Without Enemies?

    By Dorothy Rowe

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1985, Living with the Bomb was written as a sequel to the best seller Depression: The Way Out of Your Prison. The human species is facing extinction, not merely from nuclear war but also, and perhaps more likely, from the destruction of the resources of the planet. Is it...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Radical Approaches to Social Skills Training (Psychology Revivals)

    By Peter Trower

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1984, one of the few facts that emerged clearly in the beleaguered field of psychology and mental health at the time was the extent of poor social skills in psychiatric patients, the mentally handicapped and problem adolescents. As a result, during the 1970s, social skills...

    Published August 19th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Social Skills and Mental Health (Psychology Revivals)

    By Peter Trower, Bridget Bryant, Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In the 10 years or so prior to original publication in 1978 new theories and discoveries in the social sciences had given a scientific basis and new impetus to the development of social skills training as a form of therapy. This book explores the progress made with this idea and gives practical...

    Published August 18th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Practice of Psychotherapy (Psychology Revivals)

    506 Questions and Answers

    By Lewis R. Wolberg

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Freud once humorously remarked that "Anyone who wants to make a living from the treatment of nervous patients must clearly be able to do something to help them". It is amazing how frequently this simple precept is ignored and, when a patient does not get well, how often the failure is attributed to...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Therapeutic Action (Psychology Revivals)

    Psychodynamic Concepts of Cure

    Edited by Lawrence E. Lifson

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Most of the existing psychodynamic literature approaches the treatment process from one particular theoretical perspective or another. Yet, what contemporary psychotherapists need most is practical information that transcends individual perspectives. After all, they must be able to treat patients...

    Published September 12th 2013 by Routledge