Mental Health: Featured Titles

6Featured Titles

  • Conducting Effective and Productive Psychoeducational and Therapy Groups: A Guide for Beginning Group Leaders book cover

    Conducting Effective and Productive Psychoeducational and Therapy Groups

    A Guide for Beginning Group Leaders

    By Nina W. Brown

    Conducting Effective and Productive Psychoeducational and Therapy Groups offers a four-part structure designed to prepare future and beginning group leaders for the challenges that lie ahead: Getting Started, Encouraging Productivity, Troubleshooting/Problem Solving, and Closures. Along the way,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge

  • Re-Thinking Eating Disorders: Language, Emotion, and the Brain book cover

    Re-Thinking Eating Disorders

    Language, Emotion, and the Brain

    By Barbara Pearlman

    In Re-Thinking Eating Disorders: Language, Emotion, and the Brain, Barbara Pearlman integrates ideas from psychoanalysis, developmental psychology and cutting-edge neuroscience to produce a model of neural emotional processing which may underpin the development of an eating disorder. Based on…

    Paperback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge

  • Treating Addictions: The Four Components book cover

    Treating Addictions

    The Four Components

    By An-Pyng Sun

    Treating Addictions: The Four Components offers a unique and coherent understanding of addiction. The book begins with a chapter discussing the framework of addiction and the four essential components of treatments—the fundamentals of addiction, co-occurring disorders, quality of life, and macro…

    Paperback – 2018-07-16
    Routledge

  • School Counselors as Practitioners: Building on Theory, Standards, and Experience for Optimal Performance book cover

    School Counselors as Practitioners

    Building on Theory, Standards, and Experience for Optimal Performance

    Edited by Lisa A. Wines, Judy A. Nelson

    Designed for school counseling course work and as a reference for school district personnel, this text demystifies the roles and responsibilities of the school counselor and teaches students and practitioners how to perform, conduct, follow through, and carry out various roles and responsibilities…

    Paperback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge

  • Sex, Drugs and Creativity: Searching for Magic in a Disenchanted World book cover

    Sex, Drugs and Creativity

    Searching for Magic in a Disenchanted World

    By Dustin Kahoud, Danielle Knafo

    In Sex, Drugs, and Creativity: The Search for Magic in a Disenchanted World, Kahoud and Knafo take a close look at omnipotent fantasies in three domains: sex, drugs, and creativity. They demonstrate how these fantasies emerge and how artists draw on them both to create and destroy—sometimes…

    Paperback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge
    Psychological Issues

  • The Meaning of Movement: Embodied Developmental, Clinical, and Cultural Perspectives of the Kestenberg Movement Profile book cover

    The Meaning of Movement

    Embodied Developmental, Clinical, and Cultural Perspectives of the Kestenberg Movement Profile, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Janet Kestenberg Amighi, Susan Loman, K. Mark Sossin

    The new edition of The Meaning of Movement serves as a guide to instruction in the Kestenberg Movement Profile (KMP) and as the system’s foremost reference book, sourcebook, and authoritative compendium. This thoroughly updated volume interweaves current developmental science, cultural perspectives…

    Paperback – 2018-05-30
    Routledge