Mental Health: Positive Psychology

  • Mindfulness in Social Psychology book cover

    Mindfulness in Social Psychology

    Edited by Johan C. Karremans, Esther K. Papies

    Scientific interest in mindfulness has expanded in recent years, but it has typically been approached from a clinical perspective. This volume brings recent mindfulness research to classic social psychology topics such as romantic relationships, prejudice, prosocial behavior, achievement, and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-10
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Existential Psychology and the Way of the Tao: Meditations on the Writings of Zhuangzi book cover

    Existential Psychology and the Way of the Tao

    Meditations on the Writings of Zhuangzi

    Edited by Mark C. Yang

    In ancient China, a revered Taoist sage named Zhuangzi told many parables. In Existential Psychology and the Way of the Tao, a selection of these parables will be featured. Following each parable, an eminent existential psychologist will share a personal and scholarly reflection on the meaning and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge

  • Developing Empathy: A Biopsychosocial Approach to Understanding Compassion for Therapists and Parents book cover

    Developing Empathy

    A Biopsychosocial Approach to Understanding Compassion for Therapists and Parents

    By Katharina Manassis

    Empathy is valued across cultures, and has a profound impact on psychotherapy, our children, and our world. Why then are many human relationships not empathetic? This volume describes in detail the neurobiological, psychological, and social elements involved with empathy. Ideas are brought to life…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19
    Routledge

  • Psychology of Emotion book cover

    Psychology of Emotion

    2nd Edition

    By Paula M. Niedenthal, François Ric

    Since the turn of the twenty-first century, the psychology of emotion has grown to become its own field of study. Because the study of emotion draws inspiration from areas of science outside of psychology, including neuroscience, psychiatry, biology, genetics, computer science, zoology, and…

    Paperback – 2017-03-22
    Psychology Press

  • Flow at Work: Measurement and Implications book cover

    Flow at Work

    Measurement and Implications

    Edited by Clive Fullagar, Antonella Delle Fave

    Flow can be defined as the experience of being fully engaged with the task at hand, unburdened by outside concerns or worries. Flow is an enjoyable state of effortless attention, complete absorption, and focussed energy. The pivotal role of flow in fostering good performance and high productivity…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

  • 101 Stories for Enhancing Happiness and Well-Being: Using Metaphors in Positive Psychology and Therapy book cover

    101 Stories for Enhancing Happiness and Well-Being

    Using Metaphors in Positive Psychology and Therapy

    By George W. Burns

    Research shows us clearly what works in counseling and psychotherapy. Often by the time clients enter a therapist’s office they have been told what to do—often soundly and sensibly—by well-meaning family, friends, and health professionals. The challenge for the effective therapist is how to…

    Paperback – 2017-02-03
    Routledge

  • Positive Psychotherapy for Psychosis: A Clinician's Guide and Manual book cover

    Positive Psychotherapy for Psychosis

    A Clinician's Guide and Manual

    By Mike Slade, Tamsin Brownell, Tayyab Rashid, Beate Schrank

    Positive Psychotherapy for Psychosis describes a new psychological intervention, which for the first time applies emerging research from the field of positive psychology specifically to psychosis. The book contains guidance on adapting the approach for use in individual treatments, and on providing…

    Paperback – 2016-12-13
    Routledge

  • Solution Focused Practice in Asia book cover

    Solution Focused Practice in Asia

    Edited by Debbie Hogan, Dave Hogan, Jane Tuomola, Alan K. L. Yeo

    This book is a collection of solution focused practice across Asia, offering case examples from the fields of therapy, supervision, education, coaching and organisation consulting. It demonstrates the usefulness of the solution focused approach in the Asian context by providing practice based…

    Paperback – 2016-12-05
    Routledge

  • Genealogy, Psychology and Identity: Tales from a family tree book cover

    Genealogy, Psychology and Identity

    Tales from a family tree

    By Paula Nicolson

    The popularity of amateur genealogy and family history has soared in recent times. Genealogy, Psychology and Identity explores this popular international pastime and offers reasons why it informs our sense of who we are, and our place in both contemporary culture and historical context. We will…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Humility: Theory, Research, and Applications book cover

    Handbook of Humility

    Theory, Research, and Applications

    Edited by Everett L. Worthington Jr., Don E. Davis, Joshua N. Hook

    The Handbook of Humility is the first scholarly book to bring together authors from psychology as well as other fields to address what we know and don’t know about humility. Authors review the existing research in this burgeoning field that has well over 100 empirical articles and an increasing…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Stress Management and Prevention: Applications to Daily Life book cover

    Stress Management and Prevention

    Applications to Daily Life, 3rd Edition

    By David D. Chen

    Gain a critical understanding of the nature of stress from a positive psychology framework that allows you to look beyond a simple pathology of stress-related symptoms. This new edition of Stress Management and Prevention integrates Eastern and Western concepts of stress while emphasizing an…

    Paperback – 2016-09-07
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Strengths-Based Clinical Practices: Finding Common Factors book cover

    Handbook of Strengths-Based Clinical Practices

    Finding Common Factors

    Edited by Jeffrey K Edwards, Andy Young, Holly Nikels

    An interdisciplinary handbook about strengths-based clinical practices, this book finds the common factors in specific models from social work, psychology, and counseling. The book ends with a grounded theory informed method that pulls together what each of the chapters report, and posits a theory…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01
    Routledge

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