Gender Issues Products

  • Women’s Mental Health Across the Lifespan

    Challenges, Vulnerabilities, and Strengths

    Edited by Kathleen A. Kendall-Tackett, Lesia M. Ruglass

    Women’s Mental Health Across the Lifespan examines women’s mental health from a developmental perspective, looking at key stressors and strengths from adolescence to old age. Chapters focus in detail on specific stressors and challenges that can impact women’s mental health, such as trauma,…

    Paperback – 2017-04-04 
    Routledge
    Clinical Topics in Psychology and Psychiatry

  • Beyond Gender Differences

    Adaptation to Aging in Life Course Perspective

    By Laurie Russell Hatch

    Putting gender in a lifespan context, Hatch (sociology, U. of Kentucky) atypically accents the gains as well as losses of aging and sex differences in adaptation overall, to the death of a spouse, and to retirement. From the multifactored theoretical perspectives of symbolic interactionism and polit…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31 
    Routledge
    Society and Aging Series

  • Religion and Psychoanalysis in India

    Critical Clinical Practice

    By Sabah Siddiqui

    Religion and Psychoanalysis in India questions the assumptions of an established scientific, evidence-based global mental health paradigm by examining the practices of faith-based healing. It proposes that human beings demonstrate a dual loyalty: to science as faith and faith as science, both of…

    Paperback – 2016-04-22
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Psychology and Gender Dysphoria

    Feminist and Transgender Perspectives

    By Jemma Tosh

    Psychiatry and psychology have a long and highly debated history in relation to gender. In particular, they have attracted criticism for policing the boundaries of ‘normal’ gender expression through gender identity diagnoses, such as transvestism, transsexualism, gender identity disorder and gender…

    Hardback – 2016-03-15
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Gender and Sexuality in Psychological Assessment

    Edited by Virginia Brabender, Joni L Mihura

    Handbook of Gender and Sexuality in Psychological Assessment brings together two interrelated realms: psychological assessment with gender and sexuality. This handbook aids in expanding the psychological assessors’ knowledge and skill when considering how gender and sexuality shapes the client’s…

    Paperback – 2016-02-17
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Clinical Sexuality for Mental Health Professionals

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Stephen B. Levine, Candace B. Risen, Stanley E. Althof

    The Handbook of Clinical Sexuality for Mental Health Professionals, 3rd Edition, builds on the authors’ authoritative first person voice on sexual matters of the previous editions. The work reflects the field's growing sophistication about sexual disorders and their therapies. The scope has been…

    Paperback – 2016-02-12
    Routledge

  • Women and Psychiatric Treatment

    A Comprehensive Text and Practical Guide

    Edited by Claire Henderson, Catherine Smith, Shubulade Smith, Angela Stevens

    Women and Psychiatric Treatment provides a practical guide to the challenge of preserving fairness in access and quality of provision of health care and argues that equity is only achievable through greater recognition of gender differences. Taking into account the main variables which influence…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge

  • Transsexuality and the Art of Transitioning

    A Lacanian approach

    By Oren Gozlan

    Transsexuality and the Art of Transitioning: A Lacanian approach presents a startling new way to consider psychoanalytic dilemmas of sexual difference and gender through the meeting of arts and the clinic. Informed by a Lacanian perspective that locates transsexuality in the intermediate space…

    Paperback – 2014-08-08
    Routledge

  • Perverse Psychology

    The pathologization of sexual violence and transgenderism

    By Jemma Tosh

    Psychology defines people who take pleasure in the suffering of others as having a form of mental illness, while media representations frame such behaviour as ‘evil’. This is hotly contested territory, not least where sexual violence is concerned – violence which feminist voices argue is related to…

    Paperback – 2014-06-22
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Counseling Gay Men, Adolescents, and Boys

    A Strengths-Based Guide for Helping Professionals and Educators

    Edited by Michael M. Kocet

    Counseling Gay Men, Adolescents, & Boys: A Strengths-Based Guide for Helping Professionals and Educators provides practitioners and educators with critical information needed to help navigate the therapeutic and educational terrain of working with gay males. While other books address a broad…

    Paperback – 2014-06-12
    Routledge
    The Routledge Series on Counseling and Psychotherapy with Boys and Men

  • Overcoming Masculine Depression

    The Pain Behind the Mask, 2nd Edition

    By John R. Lynch, Christopher Kilmartin

    In Overcoming Masculine Depression, psychologists John Lynch and Christopher Kilmartin present a model that provides new ways of understanding men’s behaviors.  This unique book does not portray men as victims, but seeks to increase awareness that a great deal of depression in men is misunderstood…

    Paperback – 2013-05-13
    Routledge

  • Tough Guys and True Believers

    Managing Authoritarian Men in the Psychotherapy Room

    By John M. Robertson

    Some men are especially difficult to manage in the psychotherapy room. They are controlling, exploitive, rigid, aggressive, and prejudiced. In a word, they are Authoritarian. This book is a guide for therapists and counselors who work with these men, offering an understanding of their psychological…

    Paperback – 2012-03-12
    Routledge
    The Routledge Series on Counseling and Psychotherapy with Boys and Men

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