Mental Health: Book Series

The Forensic Psychotherapy Monograph Series

  • The End of the Sentence

    Psychotherapy with Female Offenders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Windham Stewart, Jessica Collier

    HMP Holloway was the largest women’s prison in Europe, historically holding numerous infamous female criminals and eliciting intrigue and fascination from the public. The End of the Sentence: Psychotherapy with Female Offenders documents the rich and varied psychotherapeutic work undertaken by…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
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  • New Horizons in Forensic Psychotherapy

    Exploring the Work of Estela V. Welldon, 1st Edition

    By Brett Kahr

    New Horizons in Forensic Psychotherapy: Exploring the Work of Estela V. Welldon, edited by the author, contains many rich contributions by some of Welldon's most distinguished former students and proteges. The book consists of important chapters on the creative ways in which colleagues have…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15
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  • Consulting to Chaos

    An Approach to Patient-Centred Reflective Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Gordon, Gabriel Kirtchuk, Maggie McAlister, David Reiss

    In clinical work, an awareness of patients' subjective experiences, particularly their perceptions of interpersonal relationships, is indispensable. The aim of this book is to improve care and treatment planning by describing a structured approach to eliciting patients' core relationship patterns.…

    Paperback – 2017-04-12
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  • Psychotherapy with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse

    The Invisible Men, 1st Edition

    By Alan Corbett

    This book provides the long history of male sexual abuse based on the author's extensive clinical experience of working with children and adult victims of sexual crime. It presents several sexual abuse studies, focusing on the challenging art of psychotherapeutic treatment.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21
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  • Sexual Abuse and the Sexual Offender

    Common Man or Monster?, 1st Edition

    By Barry Maletzky

    This book examines the myths perpetuated by the media and by the public, by providing actual data, with case examples. It demonstrates how sexual offending occurs, who commits these acts, what might cause such crimes, how sexual offenders are assessed, supervised, treated, and prevention methods.…

    Paperback – 2016-07-19
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  • Disabling Perversions

    Forensic Psychotherapy with People with Intellectual Disabilities, 1st Edition

    By Alan Corbett

    The book offers an overview of how to work with some of the most damaged members of society - children and adults with intellectual disabilities who abuse others. Drawing on insight from two decades of clinical work, the author examines how to assess risk and danger in the forensic disability…

    Paperback – 2014-08-28
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  • The Internal World of the Juvenile Sex Offender

    Through a Glass Darkly then Face to Face, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Keogh

    The book argues the case for the usefulness of an empirically based understanding of the internal world of juvenile sex offenders as a way of humanely relating to their difficulties. It details the extent and nature of juvenile sex offending and its impact on victims and provides an extensive…

    Paperback – 2012-12-31
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  • Playing with Dynamite

    A Personal Approach to the Psychoanalytic Understanding of Perversions, Violence, and Criminality, 1st Edition

    By Estela V. Welldon

    The author brings together a generous selection derived from her many literary gems, in which she illustrates her groundbreaking-and sometimes explosive-studies of female sexuality and perversions, perverse transference, malignant bonding, perverse motherhood, and the impact upon children of…

    Paperback – 2011-12-31
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  • Forensic Aspects of Dissociative Identity Disorder

    1st Edition

    Edited by Graeme Galton, Adah Sachs

    This ground-breaking book examines the role of crime in the lives of people with Dissociative Identity Disorder, formerly known as Multiple Personality Disorder, a condition which appears to be caused by prolonged trauma in infancy and childhood. This trauma may be linked with crimes committed…

    Paperback – 2008-12-31
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  • Psychic Assaults and Frightened Clinicians

    Countertransference in Forensic Settings, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Gordon, Gabriel Kirtchuk

    '...a fascinating read for mental health workers regardless of their own theoretical background. Working with disturbed and disturbing individuals in secure settings produces strong feelings, and working with those feelings is undoubtedly an essential part of providing care effectively. This book…

    Paperback – 2008-12-31
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  • Violence in Children

    Understanding and Helping Those Who Harm, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary Campher

    This book increases the reader's understanding of violent children and the value and vicissitudes of their psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy. It explores various aspects of violence and the attendant emotional, psychological, biological, and social features in children.…

    Paperback – 2008-12-31
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  • Murder

    A Psychotherapeutic Investigation, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Doctor

    This book, a sequel to the edited book Dangerous Patients: A Psychodynamic Approach to Risk Assessment and Management, places the emphasis on working in psychodynamic psychotherapy with patients who have killed to gain a greater understanding of their internal world and object relationships.…

    Paperback – 2008-12-31
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  • Violent Adolescents

    Understanding the Destructive Impulse, 1st Edition

    By Lynn Greenwood

    This volume looks at the reasons behind adolescent violence, and illuminates the earlier disturbances in the life history of the adolescent, which contribute to violent behaviour. The contributors look beyond the "why" of the behaviour and offer solutions on how to handle the situation. The…

    Paperback – 2005-12-31
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  • Anxiety at 35,000 Feet

    An Introduction to Clinical Aerospace Psychology, 1st Edition

    By Robert Bor

    This book covers the mental health and psychology of pilots, including the psychological requirements for certification, environmental challenges, psychological problems among air crew, the effects of disruption to personal relationships, alcohol and drug misuse, and pilot reactions to accidents.…

    Paperback – 2004-12-31
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  • The Mind of the Paedophile

    Psychoanalytic Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Loretta R. Loeb

    The Mind of the Paedophile discusses one of the most controversial and misunderstood subjects in the psychoanalytic arena today - paedophilia. A variety of treatments and therapies, including brain surgery, electric shock treatment and incarceration, have not succeeded in treating this condition.…

    Paperback – 2004-12-31
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  • Dangerous Patients

    A Psychodynamic Approach to Risk Assessment and Management, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Doctor

    This thought-provoking new collection - the fourth volume in the Forensic Psychotherapy Monograph Series - investigates the inherent difficulties in risk assessment. We have all read the lurid headlines when things go wrong but what is it like for the professional who has to make such vital…

    Paperback – 2003-12-31
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  • Life within Hidden Worlds

    Psychotherapy in Prisons, 1st Edition

    By Jessica Williams Saunders

    I would like to thank Judy Gammelgaard and Andrew Moskowitz for their encouragement, critique, and confidence in me, without which I could not have undertaken the present study. I also wish to thank Jon Frederickson for his generous editorial suggestions, and for his writings, which stimulated my…

    Paperback – 2001-12-31
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  • Forensic Psychotherapy and Psychopathology

    Winnicottian Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Brett Kahr

    This exceptional book adds to the fast growing area of forensic psychotherapy and shows the relevance of Winnicott's work to therapy with some of the most deprived in our society. Contributors:Brett Kahr; Jennifer Johns; Estela Welldon; Joan Raphael-Leff; Valerie Sinason; Jeannie Milligan; Donald…

    Paperback – 2001-12-31
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  • Violence

    A Public Health Menace and a Public Health Approach, 1st Edition

    By Sandra L. Bloom

    This book provides practical information to design specific intervention strategies aimed at preventing the escalation of violence in any community. It provides both practical advice and theoretical stimulation for introductory students and for senior practitioners of forensic psychotherapy.…

    Paperback – 2001-12-31
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