Mental Health: Psychiatry & Clinical Psychology - Adult

  • The Mind in Disorder: Psychoanalytic Models of Pathology book cover

    The Mind in Disorder

    Psychoanalytic Models of Pathology, 1st Edition

    By John E. Gedo

    Anchoring his schema in the belief that nonorganic disorders are disturbances in adaptation explicable within a depth-psychological framework, Gedo posits two broad categories of functional disorder: "apraxias" that represent any failure to learn adaptively essential skills, and disorders of what…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31

  • The Languages of Psychoanalysis book cover

    The Languages of Psychoanalysis

    1st Edition

    By John E. Gedo

    In this remarkable survey of "the communicative repertory of humans," John Gedo demonstrates the central importance to theory and therapeutics of the communication of information.  He begins by surveying those modes of communication encountered in psychoanalysis that go beyond the lexical…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31

  • Animal Models for Psychiatry book cover

    Animal Models for Psychiatry

    1st Edition

    By J. D. Keehn

    Originally published in 1986, in this work Professor Keehn assesses the contributions of experimental psychology and ethology to psychiatric theory and practice at the time. He discusses the status of animals in psychopathology, and describes a number of animal clinical pictures, covering both…

    Paperback – 2020-03-03
    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care book cover

    Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca S Allen, Brian D Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    The challenges faced by individuals and families at the end of life are still incredibly diverse, and many behavioural interventions and clinical approaches have been developed to address this great diversity of experiences in the face of dying and death, helping providers to care for their clients…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25

  • Evil Eye, Jinn Possession, and Mental Health Issues: An Islamic Perspective book cover

    Evil Eye, Jinn Possession, and Mental Health Issues

    An Islamic Perspective, 1st Edition

    By G. Hussein Rassool

    Evil Eye, Jinn Possession, and Mental Health Issues raises awareness of the cultural considerations, religion and spirituality involved in the assessment of Muslim patients with mental health problems. The belief that Jinn spirits can cause mental illness in humans through affliction or possession…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25

  • Mental Wellbeing and Psychology: The Role of Art and History in Self Discovery and Creation book cover

    Mental Wellbeing and Psychology

    The Role of Art and History in Self Discovery and Creation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Barker

    This book aims to unpack not only the philosophical and psychological need to understand ourselves but also how, through an exploration of historical archives and artistic creativity, we can build self-identify and self-esteem to improve a sense of wellbeing for ourselves and those for whom we care…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Advances in Mental Health Research

  • Body Image as an Everyday Problematic: Looking Good book cover

    Body Image as an Everyday Problematic

    Looking Good, 1st Edition

    By Félix Martínez

    It is well known that body image has been associated to health risks related to eating habits. However, to what extent do identity categories, everyday social interaction and common discourses affect our preoccupations and sufferings related to body image in contemporary society, and our…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Mental Illness, Dementia and Family in China book cover

    Mental Illness, Dementia and Family in China

    1st Edition

    By Guy Ramsay

    With rapid economic progress and increasing life expectancy in East Asian societies, more attention is being paid by their governments, the media and the academy to mental illness and dementia. While clinical research on mental illness and dementia in Chinese societies acknowledges the importance…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09

  • Shame and the Making of Art: A Depth Psychological Perspective book cover

    Shame and the Making of Art

    A Depth Psychological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Cluff

    Shame remains at the core of much psychological distress and can eventuate as physical symptoms, yet experiential approaches to healing shame are sparse. Links between shame and art making have been felt, intuited, and examined, but have not been sufficiently documented by depth psychologists.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11

  • Working with Dreams book cover

    Working with Dreams

    1st Edition

    By Montague Ullman, Nan Zimmerman

    Originally published in 1979, this is a dream book with an outstanding difference: it takes the interpretation of dreams out of the realm of the professionals and gives it to the ultimate expert – the dreamer. Working with Dreams stresses the uniqueness of every dream and dreamer. With anecdotes…

    Paperback – 2019-09-10
    Routledge Library Editions: Sleep and Dreams

  • Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for Dementia: History, Evolution and Internationalism book cover

    Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for Dementia

    History, Evolution and Internationalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lauren A. Yates, Jennifer Yates, Martin Orrell, Aimee Spector, Bob Woods

    Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) has made a huge global, clinical impact since its inception, and this landmark book is the first to draw all the published research together in one place. Edited by experts in the intervention, including members of the workgroup who initially developed the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Aging and Mental Health Research

  • Self and Others: Selected Works of R D Laing Vol 2 book cover

    Self and Others: Selected Works of R D Laing Vol 2

    1st Edition

    By R D Laing

    Originally published in 1961 this book is divided into two parts. In the first Laing critiques the Kleinian view of unconsciou phantasy, as developed by Susan Sutherland Isaacs. He emphasizes the overwhelming presence of social phantasy systems. In Part 2, Laing discusses the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Selected Works of R D Laing

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