by: Emily K. Sandoz
Coauthored by Kelly Wilson, cofounder of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Eating Disorders is a complete guide to treating eating disorders that targets the underlying factors that fuel most eating disorders.
by: Petros Levounis
Publication Date: 15/5/2010
A clinician's guide to motivational interviewing. With a focus on substance use disorders and addiction, it equips readers with an understanding of the motivational interviewing approach - an understanding that readers can flexibly apply to address patients' issues of motivation and change even beyond substance use.
by: Julie Anne Laser
This state-of-the-art practitioner resource and course text provides a comprehensive view of adolescent development and spells out effective ways to help teens who are having difficulties. The book illuminates protective and risk factors in the many contexts of adolescents' lives, from individual attributes to family, school, neighborhood, and media influences. An ecological perspective is appl...(view full description)
by: Sylvie Naar-King
This pragmatic guide spells out how to use Motivational Interviewing (MI) to have productive conversations about behavior change with adolescents and young adults in any clinical context. Filled with vivid examples, sample dialogues, and "dos and don'ts," the book shows how conducting MI from a developmentally informed standpoint can help practitioners quickly build rapport with young patients,...(view full description)
by: Rob Willson
Many people occasionally suffer from a negative body self-image but, for an increasing number of people, this can turn into a more serious preoccupation. However, they can be successfully treated with cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). This book addresses CBT.
by: Ahmed Boachie
Building a supportive and open relationship with young people suffering from eating disorders is key to assisting the recovery process. This book presents analogies and metaphors that allow parents and caregivers to ally themselves with treatment rather than the eating disorder, and take positive steps with their child towards a full recovery.
by: Simon Crowe
A locally written guide to the clinical interpretation of cognitive assessments using the Wechsler WAIS-IV and WMS-IV scales. Using Australian case material, it provides empirical and interpretative analysis based upon legal requirements, the range of sociocultural uses to which intellectual assessment is put and consideration of appropriate norms.
Publication Date: 15/2/2011
by: Bruno Cayoun
Mindfulness-integrated CBT: Principles and Practice represents the first set of general principles and practical guidelines for the integration of mindfulness meditation with well-documented and newly developed CBT techniques to address a broad range of psychological dysfunctions.
by: David G. Watson
Publication Date: 16/7/2012
Suitable for students, this title explains the various important techniques used in the analysis of pharmaceuticals - a key procedure in ensuring the quality of drugs.