Books in category Medical – Mental Health

  • Mood and Anxiety Disorders in Women

    Mood and Anxiety Disorders in Women
    David Castle, Jayashri Kulkarni, Kathryn M. Abel

    This book takes a biopsychosocial and developmental approach to mood and anxiety disorders across the female life cycle.

  • Ethno psychopharmacology

    Ethno-psychopharmacology
    Chee H. Ng, Keh-Ming Lin, Bruce S. Singh, Edmond Y. K. Chiu

    This book uniquely brings these varied aspects together to consider a holistic approach to drug therapy across diverse biological make-up and cultures. This information has direct practical use in the clinical setting.

  • Gambling as an Addictive Behaviour

    Gambling as an Addictive Behaviour
    Mark Dickerson, John O’Connor

    In this book, first published in 2006, the authors present research into gambling, showing the psychological variables that govern the erosion or maintenance of self-control over gambling behaviour.

  • Pathological Gambling

    Pathological Gambling
    National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Committee on the Social and Economic Impact of Pathological Gambling

    This book provides the most up-to-date information available on the prevalence of pathological and problem gambling in the United States, including a look at populations that may have a particular vulnerability to gambling: women, …

  • An Integrated Approach to Family Work for Psychosis

    An Integrated Approach to Family Work for Psychosis
    Gina Smith, Annie Higgs, Karl Gregory

    Exploring family work as an integrated psychosocial and educational support strategy, this manual will increase the confidence and competence of new family workers – mental health workers, social workers, psychiatrists, psychologists – and …

  • Educating Children with Autism

    Educating Children with Autism
    National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Board on Children, Youth and Families, Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences, Committee on Educational Interventions for Children with Autism

    This book examines some fundamental issues, including: How children's specific diagnoses should affect educational assessment and planning How we can support the families of children with autism Features of effective instructional and …

  • Laboratory Psychology

    Laboratory Psychology
    Julia Nunn

    The objective of this book is to fulfil this role. The first four chapters lay the foundations of design in experimental psychology.

  • The Eclipse of the State Mental Hospital

    The Eclipse of the State Mental Hospital
    George W. Dowdall

    Examines the origins, recent history, and future of state hospitals.

  • El Control de Tu Estado de Animo Segunda Edicion Cambia Lo Que Sientes Cambiando Como Piensas

    El Control de Tu Estado de Animo, Segunda Edicion: Cambia Lo Que Sientes, Cambiando Como Piensas
    Dennis Greenberger, Christine A. Padesky

    This life-changing book has already helped more than 1,000,000 readers use cognitive-behavioral therapy–one of today's most effective forms of psychotherapy–to conquer depression, anxiety, panic attacks, anger, guilt, shame, low self …

  • Understanding Neuropsychiatric Disorders

    Understanding Neuropsychiatric Disorders
    Martha E. Shenton, Bruce I. Turetsky

    An informative and comprehensive review from the leading researchers in the field, this book provides a complete one-stop guide to neuroimaging techniques and their application to a wide range of neuropsychiatric disorders.

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