E-books: Behavioral Sciences

  • Using Stories, Art, and Play in Trauma-Informed Treatment: Case Examples and Applications Across the Lifespan book cover

    Using Stories, Art, and Play in Trauma-Informed Treatment

    Case Examples and Applications Across the Lifespan

    By Pat Pernicano

    This book shows new and experienced therapists how to use meaningful therapeutic material in art, stories and play to facilitate shifts in outlook and behavior. Using a wide variety of case studies, Dr. Pernicano lays out a framework for problem clarification, conceptualization, trauma-informed…

    eBook – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Emergent Identities: New Sexualities, Genders and Relationships in a Digital Era book cover

    Emergent Identities

    New Sexualities, Genders and Relationships in a Digital Era

    By Rob Cover

    Examining the emergence of new sexual and gender identities in the context of an ever-changing digital landscape, Emergent Identities considers how traditional, binary understandings of sexuality and gender are being challenged and overridden by a taxonomy of non-binary, fluid classifications and…

    eBook – 2018-10-18 
    Routledge
    Gender and Sexualities in Psychology

  • Pioneer Visual Neuroscience: A Festschrift for Naomi Weisstein book cover

    Pioneer Visual Neuroscience

    A Festschrift for Naomi Weisstein

    Edited by James M. Brown

    This book honors Naomi Weisstein’s foreshortened span of work published from 1964 to 1992. Naomi Weisstein was a pioneer in the areas we now call visual neuroscience, visual cognition, and cognitive neuroscience. Her enthusiastic pursuit of the mind was infectious, inspiring many others to take up…

    eBook – 2018-10-03 
    Routledge

  • Intellectual Disability and Psychotherapy: The Theories, Practice and Influence of Valerie Sinason book cover

    Intellectual Disability and Psychotherapy

    The Theories, Practice and Influence of Valerie Sinason

    Edited by Alan Corbett

    Intellectual Disability and Psychotherapy: The Theories, Practice and Influence of Valerie Sinason charts the transformative impact of the noted psychotherapist’s work with children and adults with intellectual disabilities upon both a generation of clinicians and the treatment and services…

    eBook – 2018-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Africana People in China: Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Migration Experiences, Identity, and Precarious Employment book cover

    Africana People in China

    Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Migration Experiences, Identity, and Precarious Employment

    By C. Jama Adams

    This book examines the psychosocial experiences of foreign workers from Africa and its diaspora in China, within the context of international socio-economic forces. By exploring employment-based migration from a psychoanalytic perspective, this volume investigates the utility of adaptive…

    eBook – 2018-09-28 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • People, Not Psychiatry book cover

    People, Not Psychiatry

    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…

    eBook – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

  • Dramatherapy and Psychiatry book cover

    Dramatherapy and Psychiatry

    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…

    eBook – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

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

    Liaison Psychiatry

    Mental Health Problems in the General Hospital

    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…

    eBook – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

  • Psychological and Psychiatric Problems in Men book cover

    Psychological and Psychiatric Problems in Men

    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…

    eBook – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

  • Psychological Therapies for the Elderly book cover

    Psychological Therapies for the Elderly

    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…

    eBook – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

  • Social Psychiatry: Volume 1 book cover

    Social Psychiatry

    Volume 1

    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…

    eBook – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

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

    Symptom-Focused Psychiatric Drug Therapy for Managed Care

    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.…

    eBook – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

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