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  • The Rorschach in Multimethod Forensic Assessment

    Conceptual Foundations and Practical Applications

    Edited by Robert E. Erard, F. Barton Evans

    This volume demonstrates how multimethod forensic assessment with the Rorschach adds incremental validity, insight, and practical value. Case discussions by leading forensic psychologists illustrate the integration of contemporary Rorschach assessment with the MMPI-2 and MMPI-2-RF, the PAI, and the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-13 
    Routledge

  • Nervous Breakdown

    Its Cause and Cure

    By W. B. Wolfe

    Originally published in 1934, excerpts from the original preface read: "A Nervous breakdown is a terrifying experience. When it occurs, the patient, his family, and often his friends are panic-stricken. No one knows just what to do with the patient, and the patient is incapable of helping himself.…

    Paperback – 2016-12-10 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Collaborative and Indigenous Mental Health Therapy

    Tataihono – Stories of Maori Healing and Psychiatry

    By Wiremu NiaNia, Allister Bush, David Epston

    This book examines a collaboration between traditional Maori healing and clinical psychiatry. Comprised of transcripted interviews and detailed meditations on practice, it demonstrates how bicultural partnership frameworks can augment mental health treatment by balancing local imperatives with…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08 
    Routledge
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • Multiple Relationships in Psychotherapy and Counseling

    Unavoidable, Common, and Mandatory Dual Relations in Therapy

    Edited by Ofer Zur

    This first of a kind analysis will focus exclusively on unavoidable and mandated multiple relationships between clients and psychotherapists. The book will cover the ethics of a range of venues and situations where dual relationships are mandated, such as in the military, prisons/jails, and police…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Providing Compassionate Healthcare

    Challenges in Policy and Practice

    Edited by Sue Shea, Robin Wynyard, Christos Lionis

    Despite the scope and sophistication of contemporary health care, there is increasing international concern about the perceived lack of compassion in its delivery. Citing evidence that when the basic needs of patients are attended to with kindness and understanding, recovery often takes place at a…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Mental Illness Defined

    Continuums, Regulation, and Defense

    By Brad Bowins

    Understanding the true nature of mental illness is essential for interpreting disparate research results, establishing accurate diagnostic profiles, setting robust research agendas, and optimizing therapeutic interventions. Psychopathology currently lacks a unifying framework. Mental Illness…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge

  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy

    Distinctive Features, 2nd Edition

    By Michaela A. Swales, Heidi L. Heard

    Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) is a psychotherapeutic approach used to treat individuals with complex psychological disorders, particularly chronically suicidal individuals with borderline personality disorder (BPD). The therapy articulates a series of principles that effectively guide…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    CBT Distinctive Features

  • Supervision for Forensic Practitioners

    By Jason Davies

    Forensic practitioners work in a diverse range of settings, with a wide variety of groups and with a large number of agencies. Their work, whilst rewarding, is challenging, demanding and often undertaken in highly stressful situations. Ensuring that the workforce is trained and supported is…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge
    Issues in Forensic Psychology

  • Overcoming the Stigma of Intimate Partner Abuse

    By Christine E Murray, Allison Crowe

    Overcoming the Stigma of Intimate Partner Abuse addresses the impact of the shame surrounding intimate partner violence and the importance of actively challenging this stigma. Through examples of survivors who have triumphed over past abuse, the book presents a new way to understand the dynamics of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • The Mental Health Professional and the New Technologies

    A Handbook for Practice Today

    By Marlene M. Maheu, Myron L. Pulier, Frank H. Wilhelm, Joseph P. McMenamin, Nancy E. Brown-Connolly

    In the last two decades, new communication technologies have dramatically changed the world in which mental health professionals and their patients live. Developments such as e-mail, online chat groups, Web pages, search engines, and electronic databases are directly or indirectly affecting most…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Introspection in Biography

    The Biographer's Quest for Self-awareness

    Edited by Samuel H Baron, Carl Pletsch

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • The Nature of Hysteria

    By Niel Micklem

    Hysteria was a frequently diagnosed illness in the West through the nineteenth and much of the twentieth century. Today the medical profession has virtually abandoned the diagnosis altogether. However, this does not mean that hysteria has ceased to exist. In The Nature of Hysteria, Niel Micklem…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

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