by Olle Jane Z. Sahler, John E. Carr, Julia B. Frank, João V. Nunes
An invaluable resource on the behavioral sciences for the next generation of physicians and health care providers – including practical features such as chapter review questions and an USMLE type practice exam to assess learning.
Using the LIM | Life-line Interview Method
by Marian Assink, Johannes J. F. Schroots
Does autobiographical memory change through the lifespan? Which events do we remember and why? Do the memories that are important differ between men and women, between younger and older people? These are just some of the fundamental questions examined in this state-of-the art book about the course o…
Success Models for Psychologists in Executive Positions
by Louise Kelly, Jay M. Finkelman
Psychologists working in management - why and how, opportunities and challengesThis unique book explores the challenges and opportunities for psychologists entering leadership and management roles, whether in NGOs, commercial, health, or other organizations. It examines the motivations and advantag…
Contributions from around the world explore the latest developments in the psychology of forensic evidence: What are the challenges of evaluating and applying forensic evidence in criminal proceedings?
Exploring and Exploding the Myths
by Robert Edenborough, Marion Edenborough
Managing and nurturing talent at the workplace – this book provides practical and well-founded guidance for psychologists and HR professionals, as well as exploding numerous myths surrounding talent.The core concepts in this book are the idea of talent, how it can be assessed, and how it can be nurt…
by William D. Spaulding, Steven M. Silverstein, Anthony A. Menditto
The new edition of this acclaimed volume provides a fully updated and comprehensive account of the psychopathology, clinical assessment, and treatment of schizophrenia spectrum disorders, incorporating major developments of the last decade.
Theory of mind - precursors, lifespan development, expression, and in human-robot interactionsTheory of mind (ToM) - the ability to attribute mental states to oneself and to others - is known to develop from infancy, and to improve markedly in early childhood. What we don’t know is how ToM develops,…
by Hede Helfrich, Erich Hölter, Igor V. Arzhenovskiy
Differing concepts of time and its management across cultures are a significant problem in global organizations – this book analyzes why and looks for solutionsCulturally different attitudes to time management can be extremely harmful in multinational organizations. More than half of all conflicts b…
20 Years With the TOPP Study
by Kristin S. Mathiesen, Ann V. Sanson, Evalill B. Karevold
The definitive work on the best ways to support the healthy development of children and adolescents and their families, based on 20 years of the groundbreaking longitudinal Tracking Opportunities and Problems (TOPP) Study.
Tools for Stabilization and Recovery
by Anna B. Baranowsky, J. Eric Gentry
An essential reference and tool-kit for treating trauma survivors – now updated and even more comprehensive.Trauma Practice, now in its 3rd edition, is back by popular demand! Filled with new resources, this book based on the tri-phasic trauma treatment model is a guide for both seasoned trauma ther…
The mental health effects of disasters and terror events can be severe, and are most effectively characterized as differing stress reactions with psychological consequences. Empirical studies show that addressing these consequences requires a staged approach to care.This volume, written by leading e…
A Practical Guide for Parents, Teachers, and Therapists
by Barbro Lindberg
This unique book describes the difficulties and challenges of girls and women with Rett Syndrome, and proposes solutions that can help them in everyday life. Written from an educational perspective, and based on extensive practical, real-life experience, it also takes into consideration living condi…