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Explorations in Mental Health


About the Series

The Explorations in Mental Health series draws together research, theory and practice from within the field of Mental Health, enhancing our understanding of key challenges and facilitate ongoing academic debate.

Please send inquiries or proposals for this series to one of the following:

Emilie Coin: [email protected] – Editor, UK, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East

Elsbeth Wright: [email protected] – Editor, North & South America

Vilija Stephens: [email protected] – Editor, Australia & New Zealand

Katie Peace: [email protected] – Publisher, Asia

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Fear and Primordial Trust From Becoming an Ego to Becoming Whole

Fear and Primordial Trust: From Becoming an Ego to Becoming Whole

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By Monika Renz
August 20, 2021

Fear and Primordial Trust explores fear as an existential phenomenon and how it can be overcome. Illustrated by clinical examples from the author’s practice as a psychotherapist and spiritual caregiver working with the severely ill and dying, the book outline theoretical insights into how ...

Hip-Hop and Spoken Word Therapy in School Counseling Developing Culturally Responsive Approaches

Hip-Hop and Spoken Word Therapy in School Counseling: Developing Culturally Responsive Approaches

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By Ian Levy
May 27, 2021

This volume recognizes the need for culturally responsive forms of school counseling and draws on the author’s first-hand experiences of working with students in urban schools in the United States to illustrate how hip-hop culture can be effectively integrated into school counseling to benefit and ...

Fostering Resilience Before, During, and After Experiences of Trauma Insights to Inform Practice Across the Lifetime

Fostering Resilience Before, During, and After Experiences of Trauma: Insights to Inform Practice Across the Lifetime

1st Edition

Forthcoming

Edited By Buuma Maisha, Stephanie Massicotte, Melanie Morin
May 10, 2021

This edited volume recognizes that resilience, and the most effective means of harnessing it, differ across individuals, contexts and time. Presenting chapters written by a range of scholars and clinicians, the book highlights effective evidence-based approaches to nurturing resilience, before, ...

Effective Group Therapies for Young Adults Affected by Cancer Using Support Groups in Clinical Settings in the US

Effective Group Therapies for Young Adults Affected by Cancer: Using Support Groups in Clinical Settings in the US

1st Edition

By Sarah F. Kurker
January 25, 2021

Outlining the unique psychosocial and development issues faced by young adults affected by cancer, this text draws on qualitative data from two pilot studies conducted in the United States to illustrate how the needs of this often-overlooked population can be effectively met via group therapy in ...

Trans and Sexuality An existentially-informed enquiry with implications for counselling psychology

Trans and Sexuality: An existentially-informed enquiry with implications for counselling psychology

1st Edition

By Christina Richards
March 31, 2021

Grounded in cutting-edge qualitative research, Trans and Sexuality explores the sexuality of people who do not identify with the gender that they were assigned at birth. Arguing that whilst splitting members of the trans community into distinct groups might seem like a reasonable theoretical ...

Applications of a Psychospiritual Model in the Helping Professions Principles of InnerView Guidance

Applications of a Psychospiritual Model in the Helping Professions: Principles of InnerView Guidance

1st Edition

By Cedric Speyer, John Yaphe
November 20, 2020

This book brings together the historically separate domains of mental health and spiritual awareness in a holistic framework called InnerView Guidance. Building on strength-based and solution-oriented approaches to therapy, the InnerView model offers a unique psychospiritual approach which can be ...

Deinstitutionalizing Art of the Nomadic Museum Practicing And Theorizing Critical Art Therapy With Adolescents

Deinstitutionalizing Art of the Nomadic Museum: Practicing And Theorizing Critical Art Therapy With Adolescents

1st Edition

By Eva Marxen
May 05, 2020

Deinstitutionalizing Art of the Nomadic Museum explores the possibility of the "nomadic museum" to facilitate social and political resistance through engagement with critical art practices and imagery. Grounded in a decade-long art therapy project in a contemporary art museum setting, this book ...

Frantz Fanon’s Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Clinical Work Practicing Internationally with Marginalized Communities

Frantz Fanon’s Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Clinical Work: Practicing Internationally with Marginalized Communities

1st Edition

Edited By Lou Turner, Helen Neville
December 11, 2019

Recognizing Frantz Fanon’s remarkable legacy to applied mental health and therapeutic practices which decolonize, humanize, and empower marginalized populations, this text serves as a timely call for research, education, and clinical work to establish and further develop Fanonian approaches and ...

Pet Loss, Grief, and Therapeutic Interventions Practitioners Navigating the Human-Animal Bond

Pet Loss, Grief, and Therapeutic Interventions: Practitioners Navigating the Human-Animal Bond

1st Edition

Edited By Lori Kogan, Phyllis Erdman
August 08, 2019

This book recognizes and legitimizes the significance of pet and animal loss by exploring the various expressions of trauma and grief experienced by those who work with, live with, or own an animal or pet. The chapters of Pet Loss, Grief, and Therapeutic Interventions weave together cutting-edge ...

Indigenous Cultures and Mental Health Counselling Four Directions for Integration with Counselling Psychology

Indigenous Cultures and Mental Health Counselling: Four Directions for Integration with Counselling Psychology

1st Edition

Edited By Suzanne L. Stewart, Roy Moodley, Ashley Hyatt
June 07, 2019

North America’s Indigenous population is a vulnerable group, with specific psychological and healing needs that are not widely met in the mental health care system. Indigenous peoples face certain historical, cultural-linguistic and socioeconomic barriers to mental health care access that ...

Respect-Focused Therapy Honoring Clients through the Therapeutic Relationship and Process

Respect-Focused Therapy: Honoring Clients through the Therapeutic Relationship and Process

1st Edition

By Susanne Slay-Westbrook
June 07, 2019

Therapists have a unique opportunity and responsibility to provide a respectful environment for their clients, yet respect has not received adequate attention in the psychotherapy community and related research. Respect-Focused Therapy: Honoring Clients Through the Therapeutic Relationship and ...

Narratives of Loneliness Multidisciplinary Perspectives from the 21st Century

Narratives of Loneliness: Multidisciplinary Perspectives from the 21st Century

1st Edition

Edited By Olivia Sagan, Eric Miller
January 31, 2019

Rising life expectancies and declining social capital in the developed world mean that an increasing number of people are likely to experience some form of loneliness in their lifetimes than ever before. Narratives of Loneliness tackles some of the most pressing issues related to loneliness, ...

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