Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

Psychiatry is a medical field concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental health conditions. Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry (24 Volume set) brings together titles, originally published between 1958 and 1997. The set demonstrates the varied nature of mental health and how we as a society deal with it. Covering a number of areas includingchild and adolescent psychiatry, alternatives to psychiatry, the history of mental health and psychiatric epidemiology.

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    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

    24 Volume Set, 1st Edition

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    Psychiatry is a medical field concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental health conditions. Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry (24 Volume set) brings together titles, originally published between 1958 and 1997. The set demonstrates the varied nature of mental health and…

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  • People, Not Psychiatry book cover

    People, Not Psychiatry

    1st Edition

    By Michael Barnett

    Originally published in 1973, this book is about people and psychiatry. About people who rejected psychiatry as it was generally practised at the time, people who sought for and found alternative ways of caring for and healing one another. The author, who had been active in radical alternatives to…

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  • Toward a Radical Therapy: Alternate Services for Personal and Social Change book cover

    Toward a Radical Therapy

    Alternate Services for Personal and Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Ted Clark, Dennis T. Jaffe

    In September 1969, Ted Clark, Dennis Jaffe, and Yvonne Durchfort (now Yvonne Jaffe) started "Number Nine", a crisis telephone line. Initially this was an attempt to discover from young people themselves exactly what the needs of young people were, in order that a program relevant to those needs…

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  • Dramatherapy and Psychiatry book cover

    Dramatherapy and Psychiatry

    1st Edition

    By Dorothy M. Langley, Gordon E. Langley

    As part of the overall growing interest in the rehabilitation of people with mental illness in the 1980s, therapy through drama was being seen increasingly as a significant aspect of therapeutic programmes. While the subject of remedial drama for people with disabilities was reasonably well…

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  • One Foot in Eden: A Sociological Study of the Range of Therapeutic Community Practice book cover

    One Foot in Eden

    A Sociological Study of the Range of Therapeutic Community Practice, 1st Edition

    By Michael Bloor, Neil McKeganey, Dick Fonkert

    A comparative sociological account of eight different therapeutic communities, One Foot in Eden, originally published in 1988, was the first study in this area to compare observational material from such a large number of settings. The communities chosen represent the wide variety of therapeutic…

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  • Liaison Psychiatry: Mental Health Problems in the General Hospital book cover

    Liaison Psychiatry

    Mental Health Problems in the General Hospital, 1st Edition

    By Joan Gomez

    Liaison psychiatry, that is, psychiatry with patients with organic disorders or physical symptoms in general hospitals, is a field that grew rapidly in the 1980s. Yet there had been no introductory book to the subject which might have served the needs of trainee psychiatrists, medical students, and…

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  • Psychological and Psychiatric Problems in Men book cover

    Psychological and Psychiatric Problems in Men

    1st Edition

    By Joan Gomez

    What causes a man to become depressed or even psychotic? This book, originally published in 1991, provides an account of a grossly neglected subject: the social, sexual, psychological and psychiatric problems facing men. Dealing with issues such as aggression, violence, criminality, sexuality, and…

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  • Psychological Therapies for the Elderly book cover

    Psychological Therapies for the Elderly

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Hanley, Mary Gilhooly

    Prior to publication, it had only recently been appreciated that psychology had a great deal to offer in therapeutic terms to a wide range of patients, and was not merely concerned with assessing and identifying problems. This is particularly so with the elderly where physical and mental problems…

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  • Social Order/Mental Disorder: Anglo-American Psychiatry in Historical Perspective book cover

    Social Order/Mental Disorder

    Anglo-American Psychiatry in Historical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Scull

    Social Order/Mental Disorder represents a provocative and exciting exploration of social response to madness in England and the United States from the eighteenth through the twentieth centuries. Scull, who is well-known for his previous work in this area, examines a range of issues, including the…

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  • Psychiatry in Britain: Meaning and Policy book cover

    Psychiatry in Britain

    Meaning and Policy, 1st Edition

    By Shulamit Ramon

    Originally published in 1985, this book focuses on British psychiatric policies, particularly in the 1920s, and 1950s when the main legislation concerning mental illness was passed. It approaches policy primarily as the outcome of the relationship between politicians’ attitudes and those of…

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  • Psychiatry and the Cults: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Psychiatry and the Cults

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By John A. Saliba

    Originally published in 1987, this title was compiled in response to the concern, in some segments of society, about the presence of new religious movements in the West in the second half of the twentieth century. There are lots of psychological questions surrounding cults and the influence they…

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  • Social Psychiatry: Volume 1 book cover

    Social Psychiatry

    Volume 1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ari Kiev

    Social psychiatry is concerned with the interaction of the sociocultural environment and the individual. While recognizing the contribution of psychodynamic factors, it focuses on the impact of the environment on the individual and the reciprocal effect of the individual on the environment. Social…

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  • Psychiatry Observed book cover

    Psychiatry Observed

    1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Baruch, Andrew Treacher

    Originally published in 1978, with the reform of the 1959 Mental Health Act under consideration, it was time to re-examine the recent policy of desegregating the mentally ill and treating them within general hospital psychiatric units rather than in mental hospitals. This shift in policy reflected…

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  • The Scope of Epidemiological Psychiatry: Essays in Honour of Michael Shepherd book cover

    The Scope of Epidemiological Psychiatry

    Essays in Honour of Michael Shepherd, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Williams, Greg Wilkinson, Kenneth Rawnsley

    The late Professor Michael Shepherd was one of the most eminent and respected international figures in psychiatry. His contributions to the field in general were enormous but it is probably in epidemiological and social psychiatry that his work has had the greatest influence. Originally published…

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  • Symptom-Focused Psychiatric Drug Therapy for Managed Care book cover

    Symptom-Focused Psychiatric Drug Therapy for Managed Care

    1st Edition

    By S. Joseph

    Originally published in 1997, this title describes therapeutic applications of simple to complex combinations of medications to treat common psychiatric disorders among adults. Dr Joseph discusses practical, clinical guidelines that both the beginner and experienced practitioner will find useful.…

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  • Cognitive Behavioural Interviewing for Adult Disorders: A Practical Handbook book cover

    Cognitive Behavioural Interviewing for Adult Disorders

    A Practical Handbook, 1st Edition

    By Peter H. Wilson, Susan H Spence, David J. Kavanagh

    Originally published in 1989, the primary aim of this text was to provide a guide to the interview assessment of a wide range of common adult psychological problems. Emphasis is placed on the kinds of problems that were frequently encountered in outpatient centres at the time. The authors provide a…

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  • Handbook of Emergency Psychiatry for Clinical Administrators book cover

    Handbook of Emergency Psychiatry for Clinical Administrators

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gail M. Barton, Rohn S. Friedman

    Originally published in 1986, this volume presents the clinical and administrative aspects of emergency psychiatry from the point of view of the clinician administrator involved in organizing and running an emergency service. Part 1 provides an administrative overview of psychiatric emergency care…

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  • Progress in Behavioral Social Work book cover

    Progress in Behavioral Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce A. Thyer, Walter W. Hudson

    Originally published in 1987, here are up-to-the-minute insights and perspectives on the application of the principles of behavioralism to social work practice. The foremost authorities in the field of behavioral social work provided important empirically based practice and qualitative research…

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  • Transcultural Psychiatry book cover

    Transcultural Psychiatry

    1st Edition

    Edited by John L. Cox

    In the 1980s, transcultural psychiatry was a developing field which was commanding increasing attention for three major reasons. First, many societies were becoming more and more multicultural, and therefore professional health workers needed to be aware of the needs and background of ethnic groups…

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  • Primary Health Care and Psychiatric Epidemiology book cover

    Primary Health Care and Psychiatric Epidemiology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Cooper, Robin Eastwood

    In the years prior to publication, primary health care had been gaining in significance as a setting both for research on mental illness in the general population and for the development of new preventive approaches in this field. The growing need for research had received impetus from the…

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  • Psychiatry in the British Army in the Second World War book cover

    Psychiatry in the British Army in the Second World War

    1st Edition

    By Robert H. Ahrenfeldt

    Originally published in 1958, this account of the work of psychiatrists in the British Army during the Second World War is based on the study of all available documents, published and unpublished, as well as on the author’s first-hand experience of the clinical and administrative aspects of Army…

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  • Clinical Psychology: Theory and Therapy book cover

    Clinical Psychology

    Theory and Therapy, 1st Edition

    By Dougal Mackay

    Originally published in 1975, this book examines the various types of psychological disturbance, shows how they have come to be regarded as illnesses, and examines critically the notion of psychiatric diagnosis. It describes how clinical psychology has grown up within psychiatry to support a…

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  • Child Psychiatric Treatment: A Practical Guide book cover

    Child Psychiatric Treatment

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Philip G. Ney, Deanna L. Mulvihill

    Whilst there was a large number of primary-care staff wanting to treat psychiatrically ill children, they lacked adequate training. There was, in the past, an insufficient number of prescribable, measurable, techniques to aid any training in this field of work. This resulted in confusion and apathy…

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  • The Child and Reality: Lectures by a Child Psychiatrist book cover

    The Child and Reality

    Lectures by a Child Psychiatrist, 1st Edition

    By T.A. Ratcliffe

    Dr Ratcliffe had long experience lecturing to a wide variety of audiences as a child psychiatrist. This title, originally published in 1970, is a collection of twelve of these lectures, given by him on various ‘special occasions’ during the years prior to publication, in which he emphasized the…

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  • First Aid in Mental Health book cover

    First Aid in Mental Health

    1st Edition

    By Joy Melville

    Originally published in 1980, First Aid in Mental Health offers a clear, helpful and sympathetic guide to the nature of mental illness and the kinds of help and treatment available at the time. Joy Melville looks in particular at: warning signs, medical help, schizophrenia, anxiety and stress,…

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