The Practical Clinical Guidebooks Series provides clinicians, students, and trainees with clear descriptions of practical, empirically supported treatments for specific disorders and their sequelae.Focusing largely on cognitive behavioral approaches to the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment, each volume presents a clear and focused structure to facilitate the transition from book to practice.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Social Anxiety Disorder Evidence-Based and Disorder Specific Treatment Techniques
Specialized Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder An Expert Clinician Guidebook
Treating Sexual Offenders An Integrated Approach
Exposure Treatments for Anxiety Disorders A Practitioner's Guide to Concepts, Methods, and Evidence-Based Practice
By Stefan G. Hofmann, Michael W. Otto
December 18, 2017
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) has proven to be the most effective form of treatment for social anxiety disorder. This revision of a highly regarded treatment manual presents an original treatment approach that includes specifically designed interventions to strengthen the relevant CBT ...
By Flavie Waters, Melissa J. Ree, Vivian Chiu
March 31, 2017
Individuals with psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder often report Insomnia and difficulties sleeping which can significantly impede recovery, worsen symptoms, and reduce quality of life. This volume presents a detailed ...
By Debbie Sookman
October 06, 2015
Specialized Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is an expert clinician guide for administration of evidence-based specialized cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) for obsessive compulsive disorder and its subtypes. This book focuses on strategies to identify and resolve complex...
By Frank L. Gardner, Zella E. Moore
July 25, 2013
Anger is a natural human emotion that can serve important survival functions, but the excessive presence of anger and its associated negative outcomes—such as aggression and violence—can lead to significant interpersonal, intrapersonal, occupational, legal, familial, societal, and physical ...
By William L. Marshall, Liam E. Marshall, Geris A. Serran, Yolanda M. Fernandez
January 26, 2006
Through extensive consideration of current research, theory and practice, Treating Sexual Offenders provides a guide to the assessment, treatment, and evaluation of a number of different disorders. Provides therapists with the means to have a continued positive impact on the sex offender, from ...
By Johan Rosqvist
August 18, 2005
Exposure Treatments for Anxiety Disorders is a unique volume, as it draws together the latest research on the rapidly-expanding field of anxiety disorders and illuminates how to correctly apply the proven methodology of behavioral therapy techniques to the variety of situations that face today's ...
By Astrid Müller, James E. Mitchell
October 26, 2010
Rooted in research and clinical practice, Compulsive Buying examines the drive that compels people to compulsively purchase and hoard their acquisitions. The authors and contributors cover the entire scope of this behavior and discuss what clinicians need to know in order to better understand ...
By Stefan G. Hofmann, Michael W. Otto
April 24, 2008
Social phobia, or social anxiety disorder, is among the most common (and debilitating) of the anxiety disorders, and at any given time it effects somewhere between 3 and 5% of the US population, with similar statistics found in countries around the world. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) has been...
By Kenneth A. Perkins, Cynthia A. Conklin, Michele D. Levine
August 20, 2007
Practitioners helping smokers to quit can be more effective by learning key therapeutic techniques aimed at increasing any smoker’s chances of success. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Smoking Cessation is a valuable guidebook to an empirically based CBT approach to smoking cessation that has been ...