Using the latest research synthesis techniques, leading researchers describe the state of the art in various research fields, test and compare theories, and derive conclusions about the effectiveness of
Using the latest research synthesis techniques, leading researchers describe the state of the art in various research fields, test and compare theories, and derive conclusions about the effectiveness of interventions.
Cutting-edge meta-analyses and research methodology in psychologyThis third collection of “Hotspots in Psychology” presents state-of-the-art meta-analytic research in psychology. It features the first systematic literature review of the empirical evidence regarding stability and change of values in …
Manual for Clinical Practice
por Jerome Bickenbach, Alarcos Cieza, Melissa Selb, Gerold Stucki
The new updated 2nd edition of this manual keeps health care professionals up-to-date on how to assess and document functioning, disability, and health according to the WHO ICF in a variety of health conditions and settings.
The Role and Impact of Malleable Mindsets
por Marko Lüftenegger, Jason A. Chen
Individuals develop fundamental assumptions about human attributes to explain and understand their world. These implicit theories incorporate beliefs about the fixedness or malleability of personal attributes such as intelligence, willpower, and personality, and organize the way people ascribe meani…
A tradução desse manual é parte de um esforço conjunto entre membros do corpo clínico do Instituto de Psiquiatria do HC-FMUSP (Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da USP) e do Hospital McLean, afiliado à Harvard Medical School, para difundir o conhecimento sobre a técnica Bom Manejo Clíni…
Interdisciplinary approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of mental disordersOur understanding of the mechanisms guiding adaptive behavior and normal psychological functioning and of how these processes become disrupted in various forms of mental disorders has increased but translating the results…
New Perspectives and Findings
por Wolfgang H.R. Miltner, Otto W. Witte
The brain continuously adapts its structures and functions to changes in its environment in a process called neural plasticity. Research indicates that psychotherapy and rehabilitation are only effective when they induce such neural plasticity. Here, leading experts discuss the most recent research …
por Elizeu Coutinho de Macedo, Paulo Sérgio Boggio
De que forma os conhecimentos acumulados nos últimos anos pela Neurociência e pela Psicologia nos ajudam a compreender as situações que vivemos diariamente? Como podemos utilizar essas ciências para explicar nossa maneira de pensar, agir e nos emocionar?Conseguimos essas respostas com o auxílio das …
Added Value of Combining Brain Imaging and Behavioral Research
por Elsbeth Stern, Roland H. Grabner, Ralph Schumacher
In this interdisciplinary issue, leading experts look back at the
progress made within educational neuroscience over the last
decade, focusing on the bidirectional relationship between
neuroscience and behavioral research.
Learn about new methods for investigating metamemory and read about the latest developments in the fieldMetamemory is ubiquitous in everyday life: We are confronted with what we know about our own learning and memory processes and how we assess and regulate these processes on a daily basis. The rese…
Understand Yourself and Take Charge of Your Behavior
por Johannes Storch, Corinne Morgenegg, Maja Storch, Julius Kuhl
Using the example of four colleagues working together in a small company, Now I Get It! shows us the main personality types and their strengths and weakness in such a way that we gain real “now I get it!” insights into what is going on in our own and others’ subconscious.