por Reinout E. de Vries, Michael C. Ashton, Kibeom Lee
The HEXACO (Honest-Humility, Emotionality, eXtraversion, Agreeableness, Conscientiousness, Openness) six-factor model of personality structure has been in use for over twenty years and offers a convincing alternative to the five-factor model.This collection of contributions from around the world dem…
por Kairi Kõlves, Merike Sisask, Peeter Värnik, Airi Värnik, Diego De Leo
Leading researchers provide a comprehensive overview of current best practices in the conduct of suicide research, exploring quantitative, qualitative, and mixed-methods approaches in suicide-prevention research from a public health perspective.
In behavioral science, measurement methods and theory are often discussed in isolation, separate from specific substantive research questions. This frequently leads to the development of tools that do not fit substantive research questions of current interest closely enough to provide convincing sci…
por Yael Benyamini, Marie Johnston, Evangelos C. Karademas
A thorough and authoritative record of the best assessment methods in health psychologyAssessment in Health Psychology presents and discusses the best and most appropriateassessment methods and instruments for all specific areas that are central for health psychologists. It also describes the concep…
Going Beyond Self-Report in the Personality, Affective, Motivation, and Social Domains
por Tuulia Ortner, Fons J.R. van de Vijver
An authoritative volume discussing the most influential state-of-the-art behavior-based alternatives to traditional self-reports in psychological assessmentTraditional self-reports can be an unsufficiant source of information about personality, attitudes, affect, and motivation. What are the alterna…
Methods and Applications
por Mike W.-L. Cheung, Suzanne Jak
Big data is becoming more prevalent in psychology and the behavioral sciences, and so are the methodological and statistical issues that arise from its use. Psychologists need to be equipped to deal with these. Big data can be generated in experimental studies where, for example, participants’ physi…
Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a common and complex problem that is often overseen by health professionals. This easy-to-read, evidence-based book helps professionals to carefully assess and treat BDD by recognizing the unique features inherent to this disorder.]]
50 Cards With Instruction Booklet
por Matthijs Steeneveld, Anouk van den Berg
Help clients to learn and use their character strengths to lead more fulfilling and happier lives with this full-color 50-card set using the 24 character strengths and 6 virtues of VIA. A valuable addition to the toolbox of coaches, trainers, and therapists of any background.
Risk Factors, Models, and Approaches to Psychological Intervention
por Tania Lincoln
New insights into delusions: when psychopharmacology is not enoughDelusions (fixed, false beliefs that are not amenable to change in light of conflicting evidence) typically occur in the context of mental disorders and are the most prominent symptom of psychosis. They are accompanied by severe distr…
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 …