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Restoring the Brain: Neurofeedback as an Integrative Approach to Health

2nd Edition

Hanno W. Kirk
March 04, 2020

This thoroughly updated second edition of Restoring the Brain is the definitive book on the theory and the practice of Infra-Low Frequency brain training. It provides a comprehensive look at the process of neurofeedback within the emerging field of neuromodulation and essential knowledge of...

Processed Food Addiction: Foundations, Assessment, and Recovery

1st Edition

Joan Ifland, Marianne T. Marcus, Harry G. Preuss
February 25, 2020

Obesity and eating disorders have stubbornly refused to respond to treatment since the 1990’s. This book organizes the evidence for a possible answer, i.e., that the problem could be one of addiction to processed foods. In a Processed Food Addiction (PFA) model, concepts of abstinence,...

Tackling Causes and Consequences of Health Inequalities: A Practical Guide

1st Edition

James Matheson, John Patterson, Laura Neilson
February 11, 2020

Addressing health inequalities is a key focus for health and social care organizations. This book explores how best frontline health workers in areas of deprivation can address these problems. Aimed at doctors and their wider multidisciplinary teams, this book provides key knowledge and practical...

Substance Misuse and Young People: Critical Issues

1st Edition

Ilana Crome, Richard Williams
December 18, 2019

Substance Misuse and Young People: Critical Issues is a comprehensive source of information on young people’s requirements for assessment, treatment and other interventions because of their misuse of substances. It highlights approaches that enhance understanding of the routes that lead young...

Biological Influences on Criminal Behavior

2nd Edition

Gail Anderson
November 28, 2019

Biological Influences on Criminal Behavior, Second Edition is fully updated to include recent research, studies, and publications examining the integration of the biological view with mainstream social, psychological, and environmental views in influences in criminality and criminal behavior. The...

Spree Killers: Practical Classifications for Law Enforcement and Criminology

1st Edition

Mark Safarik, Katherine Ramsland
October 31, 2019

Spree Killers: Practical Classifications for Law Enforcement and Criminology is the only exhaustive, up-to-date analytical book on spree killers, standing apart from those dedicated to mass murderers and serial killers. Multicides have traditionally been categorized as double, triple, mass, serial...

Forensic Psychiatry: Clinical, Legal and Ethical Issues

2nd Edition

John Gunn, Pamela Taylor
September 23, 2019

John C. Gunn, CBE FRCPsych FMedSci Member, Parole Board, England & Wales, Emeritus Professor of Forensic Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, UK Pamela J. Taylor, FRCPsych FMedSci, Professor of Forensic Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, UK...

Chemical & Biological Aspects of Drug Dependence

1st Edition

S. J. Mulé, Henry Brill
August 27, 2019

First published in 1972 this book guides the reader through the various elements behind drug dependency and addiction. Taking an objective view at the characteristics both chemical and biological, the criteria for evaluating dependency as well as the physiological effects drug dependency can have...

Psychiatric Aspects of Opiate Dependence

1st Edition

Albert A. Kurland
August 27, 2019

First published in 1978: This book discusses the Psychiatric effects of Opiate dependence....

Amphetamines and Related Stimulants: Chemical, Biological, Clinical, and Sociological Aspects

1st Edition

John Caldwell, S. Joseph Mule
August 27, 2019

First published in 1980: The current texts represent the state-of-the-art on the use and abuse of amphetamines and related stimulants, from chemical, pharmacological, clinical, and social aspects....

Multiple-Monitored Electroconvulsive Therapy

1st Edition

Barry M. Maletzky
August 27, 2019

First published in 1981: This book will explain the development and rationale for MMECT, document its safety and efficacy, and just as importantly, describe the equipment and technique in sufficient detail to allow the reader to duplicate it if he desires....

Pocket Prescriber Psychiatry

1st Edition

Jonathan Rogers, Cheryl CY Leung, Timothy RJ Nicholson
August 15, 2019

Pocket Prescriber Psychiatry is a concise, up-to-date prescribing guide containing all the "must-have" information that psychiatrists and mental health professionals need to know. This book provides the key essential information for all mental health professionals prescribing drugs and is essential...