Diagnostic Practice & Assessment Products

  • The Clinical Interview

    Skills for More Effective Patient Encounters, 1st Edition

    By Scott A. Simpson, Anna Kari McDowell

    The Clinical Interview offers a new perspective on the patient encounter. Interpreting decades of evidence-based psychotherapy and neuroscience, it provides 60 succinct techniques to help clinicians develop rapport, solicit better histories, and plan treatment with even the most challenging…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19 
    Routledge

  • Rorschach Assessment of Senior Adults

    1st Edition

    By Irving Weiner, Liat Appel, Shira Tibon-Czopp

    This guide is a much-needed reference for clinicians on how to use the Rorschach Inkblot Test with senior adults, an essential tool for assessing personality functioning to better identify psychological interventions. The book integrates historical developments, current research, conceptual…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge

  • Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Generalized Anxiety Disorder

    From Science to Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Melisa Robichaud, Naomi Koerner, Michel J. Dugas

    The second edition of Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Generalized Anxiety Disorder is an essential read for all clinicians, researchers, and anyone who wants to learn about how cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) can be applied to treatment for generalized anxiety disorder. Building on the idea…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge

  • The DSM-5 Alternative Model for Personality Disorders

    Integrating Multiple Paradigms of Personality Assessment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher J. Hopwood, Abby L Mulay, Mark H Waugh

    The DSM-5 Alternative Model for Personality Disorders reviews and advances this innovative and increasingly popular scheme for diagnosing and evaluating personality disorders. The authors identify the multiple clinical, theoretical, and research paradigms that co-exist in the Alternative Model for…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge

  • Scientific Foundations of Clinical Assessment

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen N. Haynes, Gregory T. Smith, John D. Hunsley

    Scientific Foundations of Clinical Assessment is a user-friendly overview of the most important principles and concepts of clinical assessment. It provides readers with a science-based framework for interpreting assessment research and making good assessment decisions, such as selecting the best…

    Paperback – 2018-12-03
    Routledge
    Foundations of Clinical Science and Practice

  • Essentials of Psychiatric Assessment

    1st Edition

    By Mohamed Ahmed Abd El-Hay

    A psychiatric assessment is a structured clinical conversation, complemented by observation and mental state examination, and supplemented by a physical examination and the interview of family members when appropriate. After the initial interview, the clinician should be able to establish whether…

    Paperback – 2018-05-30
    Routledge

  • Dying to be Ill

    True Stories of Medical Deception, 1st Edition

    By Marc D. Feldman, Gregory P. Yates

    Most of us can recall a time when we pretended to be sick to reap the benefits that go along with illness. By playing sick, we gained sympathy, care, and attention, and were excused from our responsibilities. Though doing so on occasion is considered normal, there are those who carry their…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Pediatric Psychological Screening and Assessment in Primary Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark E. Maruish

    Handbook of Pediatric Psychological Screening and Assessment in Primary Care provides an overview of the principles of screening, monitoring, and measuring of the treatment outcomes of behavioral health disorders in pediatric primary care. The Handbook serves as a guide to the selection of…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03
    Routledge

  • The Crisi Wartegg System (CWS)

    Manual for Administration, Scoring, and Interpretation, 1st Edition

    By Alessandro Crisi, Jacob A. Palm

    The Wartegg Drawing Completion Test (WDCT) is a semi-structured, graphic, performance-based personality test, created by Ehrig Wartegg (1939). With a foundation in Gestalt and Psychodynamic theory, the WDCT has been used widely throughout Europe, South America, and Japan, but only recently has…

    Paperback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge

  • Creating an Effective Couples Therapy Practice

    1st Edition

    By Butch Losey

    Most clinicians seek guidelines and indicators as to the effectiveness of their interventions with clients. Some may even be implementing evidence-based interventions and seek an in-depth understanding of their results. This book helps clinicians who provide couple’s or marriage therapy and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge

  • The Four Domains of Mental Illness

    An Alternative to the DSM-5, 1st Edition

    By Rene J. Muller

    The Four Domains of Mental Illness presents an authentic and valid alternative to the DSM-5, which author René J. Muller argues has resulted in many patients being incorrectly diagnosed and wrongly medicated. Dr. Muller points out where the DSM-5 is mistaken and offers a guide to diagnosis based on…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge

  • Agnes's Jacket

    A Psychologist's Search for the Meanings of Madness.Revised and Updated with a New Epilogue by the Author, 1st Edition

    By Gail A. Hornstein

    In a Victorian-era German asylum, seamstress Agnes Richter painstakingly stitched a mysterious autobiographical text into every inch of the jacket she created from her institutional uniform. Despite every attempt to silence them, hundreds of other psychiatric patients have managed to get their…

    Paperback – 2017-09-21
    Routledge

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