Psychiatry, Psychotherapy & Mental Health

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Published:
October 23, 2014
Editor(s):
Kevin K. W. Wang, Zhiqun Zhang, Firas H. Kobeissy
This book explores the recent advances in the techniques and platforms used in biomarker research that have revolutionized the way we study, diagnose, and treat brain injury conditions. The contributors describe different biomarker studies pertaining to brain injury and other neurological disorders 
Published:
October 15, 2014
Author(s):
Allan Hobson
Psychodynamic Neurology: Dreams, Consciousness, and Virtual Realty presents a novel way of thinking about the value of dreaming, based in solid comprehension of scientific research on sleep and dreams, but with deep understanding of psychoanalytic and other interpretations of dreams. This book: 
Published:
October 13, 2014
Author(s):
Gerhard Andersson
Comprehensive and practical, The Internet and CBT: A Clinical Guide describes how cognitive behavioural therapy can be delivered via the Internet, email, open access programmes, online communities and via smartphone. Detailing how these alternative methods of CBT support can be integrated within a 
Published:
September 16, 2014
Author(s):
Margaret Stark, Jason Payne-James, Michael Scott-Ham
The misuse of both legally prescribed and illegally supplied drugs is now so widespread that it affects, either directly or indirectly, a high proportion of the population, impacting many areas of daily life. There are few countries that are not touched by some aspect of substance misuse and the 
Published:
January 06, 2014
Author(s):
John Gunn, Pamela Taylor
Comprehensive and erudite, Forensic Psychiatry: Clinical, Legal and Ethical Issues, Second Edition is a practical guide to the psychiatry of offenders, victims, and survivors of crime. This landmark publication has been completely updated but retains all the features that made the first edition 
Published:
November 25, 2013
Author(s):
Karl Anton Roberts, Gerry Campbell, Glen Lloyd
Honor-based violence (HBV) is a crime committed to protect or defend the honor of a family and/or a community. It is usually triggered by the victim’s behavior, which the family and/or community regards as causing offense or dishonor. HBV has existed for thousands of years but has only very 
Published:
November 12, 2013
Author(s):
Basant Puri, Annie Hall, Roger Ho
Revision Notes in Psychiatry, Third Edition continues to provide a clear and contemporary summary of clinical psychiatry and the scientific fundamentals of the discipline. It is an essential study aid for all those preparing for postgraduate examinations in psychiatry and a superb reference for 
Published:
September 26, 2013
Author(s):
Michael Robertson, Garry Walter
The field of ethics is expanding and has assumed new significance as a compulsory part of study for psychiatrists and all mental health professionals. Ethics and Mental Health: The Patient, Profession and Community presents a new approach to these ethical dilemmas that have become an increasing 
Published:
September 12, 2013
Author(s):
Richard Gross, Nancy Kinnison
Psychology for Nurses and Health Professionals, Second Edition is an accessible guide providing comprehensive coverage of psychology for nurses and healthcare professionals in training and practice. Key features include: Fully updated and restructured to ensure content matches training 
Published:
July 15, 2013
Author(s):
Lauren M. Barrow, Ron A. Rufo, Saul Arambula
Traditionally, criminal profiling texts have focused exclusively on the technicalities of conducting an investigation, but recent developments in criminal justice have encouraged greater consideration of the related fields of psychiatry, forensics, and sociology. Highlighting the current paradigm