Conducting School-Based Functional Behavioral Assessments: Second Edition: A Practitioner's Guide
Mark W. Steege and T. Steuart Watson
Explaining the "whats," "whys," and "how-tos" of functional behavioral assessment, this practical and engaging book is packed with real-world tools and examples. Effective procedures are presented for evaluating challenging behavior in K-12 students, organizing assessment data, and using the results to craft individualized behavior support plans.
ABCs of Human Behavior Behavioral Principles for the Practicing Clinician
Jonas Ramnero, Niklas Torneke MD
The ABCs of Human Behavior offers practicing clinicians a pithy and practical introduction to the basics of modern behavioral psychology.
Acceptance & Mindfulness Treatments for Children & Adolescents A Practitioner's Guide
Laurie A. Greco Ph.D., Steven C. Hayes Ph.D.
The chapters in Acceptance and Mindfulness Treatments for Children and Adolescents show how to modify third-wave behavioral and cognitive therapy methods for the treatment of children and adolescents.
Adapting Cognitive Therapy for Depression
Edited by Mark A. Whisman
In this highly practical volume, leading authorities provide a unified set of clinical guidelines for conceptualizing, assessing, and treating challenging presentations of depression.
Alternatives to Domestic Violence:
Kevin A. Fall, Ph.D., Shareen Howard, M.S., and June Ford, M.S.W.,
This book is the first workbook designed for counselors to help abusers recognize and deal with the issues underlying their behavior. Each technique presented in this manual has been tested in actual groups and refined for inclusion.
Case Formulation Approach to Cognitive-Behavior Therapy
Jacqueline B. Persons
This eagerly awaited book shows how skillful case formulation addresses a critical challenge in psychotherapy today: how to use empirically supported therapies (ESTs) in real-world clinical contexts.
Case Material & Role Plays in Counseling Training
Janet Toland & Susan Lendrum
This long awaited answer to the demand for an accessible and practical guide for trainers and educators. It offers help in designing a course and ideas for livening group sessions, with clear explanations of why, when and how to use case and role play material.
Clinical Interviews for Children and Adolescents
Stephanie H. McConaughy
The expert author offers guidelines for interviewing children of different ages--as well as their parents and teachers--and for weaving the resulting data into multimethod assessment and intervention planning.
Cognitive Therapy with Children and Adolescents
Edited by Mark A. Reinecke, Frank M. Dattilio, and Arthur Freeman
Now in a revised and updated second edition, this clinically oriented casebook and text presents empirically supported interventions for a wide range of child and adolescent problems.
Cognitive-Behavioral Therapies with Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients
Christopher R. Martell, Steven A. Safren, and Stacey E. Prince
This book provides a framework for affirmative, empirically supported cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) with lesbian, gay, and bisexual clients.
Contemporary Perspectives on Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Identities
Hope, Debra A. (Ed.)
However one defines sexuality, Contemporary Perspectives on Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Identities relates these concepts to larger societal issues while also highlighting critical grey areas in the knowledge base, from the psychobiology of desire to the fluidity of adolescent sexual experience and self-expression.
Creative Interventions with Traumatized Children
Edited by Cathy A. Malchiodi
Rich with case material and artwork samples, this volume demonstrates a range of creative approaches for facilitating children's emotional reparation and recovery from trauma
Diagnosing Learning Disorders: Second Edition: A Neuropsychological Framework
Bruce F. Pennington
From a trusted expert in the field, this authoritative work provides an accessible overview of what learning disorders are, how they develop, and how to diagnose and treat them effectively.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy in Private Practice
This volume offers a detailed explication of DBT in theory and practice.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook
Matthew McKay, Jeffrey C. Wood, Jeffrey Brantley
First developed for treating borderline personality disorder, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) has proven effective as treatment for a range of other mental health problems, especially for those characterized by overwhelming emotions.
Domestic Violence Survival Workbook
Dr. John J. Liptak and Ester A. Leutenberg
The Domestic Violence Survival Workbook is unique in that it combines two powerful psychological tools designed to enhance domestic violence coping skills: self-assessment and journaling.
Dynamics of Romantic Love Attachment, Caregiving, and Sex
Edited by Mario Mikulincer and Gail S. Goodman
A theoretically and empirically rich exploration of universal questions, this book examines the interplay of three distinct behavioral systems involved in romantic love.
Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors
Susan M. Johnson
This book provides a theoretical framework and an innovative model of intervention for distressed couples whose relationships are affected by the echoes of trauma.
Enhancing Self Esteem Third Edition
C. Jesse Carlock, Ph.D.
This resources offers a balance of current theory and research on the topic of self-esteem as well as an array of practical exercises for each topic presented.
Essential Skills in Family Therapy
JoEllen Patterson, Lee Williams, Claudia Grauf-Grounds, and Larry Chamow
From initial client intake to the nuts-and-bolts of the interview, assessment, diagnosis, goal setting, treatment planning, intervention techniques, troubleshooting, and termination, the book translates current research findings into cogent recommendations for practice.
Ethnicity and Family Therapy Third Edition
Edited by Monica McGoldrick, Joe Giordano, and John K. Pearce
Challenging therapists to consider a family's cultural system, the classic first edition of this book contributed to a significant shift in the way family therapy was practiced.
Evidence-Based Practice of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
Deborah Dobson and Keith S. Dobson
From leading experts in the field-a practicing clinical psychologist and a renowned psychotherapy researcher-this book synthesizes the evidence base for cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and translates it into practical clinical guidelines. The focus is how clinicians can use current research findings to provide the best care in real-world practice settings.
Handbook of Adolescent Behavioral Problems Evidence-Based Approaches to Prevention and Treatment
Gullotta, Thomas P.; Adams, Gerald R. (Eds.)
This volume examines not only the psychological and genetic factors underlying dysfunction, it also explores the critical roles that family members, peers, and the larger community play in an adolescent’s life.
Handbook of Depression in Children and Adolescents
Edited by John R. Z. Abela and Benjamin L. Hankin
This timely, authoritative volume provides an integrative review of current knowledge on child and adolescent depression, covering everything from epidemiology and neurobiology to evidence-based treatment and prevention.
Handbook of Emotion Regulation
Edited by James J. Gross
This authoritative volume provides a comprehensive road map of the important and rapidly growing field of emotion regulation. Each of the 30 chapters in this handbook reviews the current state of knowledge on the topic at hand, describes salient research methods, and identifies promising directions for future investigation.
Handbook of Pediatric Psychology
Edited by Michael C. Roberts
This volume provides a state-of-the-science review of research and practice at the interface of psychology and pediatric medicine.
Handbook of Peer Interactions, Relationships, and Groups
Edited by Kenneth H. Rubin, William M. Bukowski, and Brett Laursen
Leading researchers review current knowledge on the dynamics of peer interactions and relationships from infancy through adolescence. Topics include methods of assessing friendship and peer networks; early romantic relationships; individual differences and contextual factors in children's social and emotional competencies and behaviors; group dynamics; and the impact of peer relations on achievement, social adaptation, and mental health.
Handbook of Self and Identity
Edited by Mark R. Leary and June Price Tangney
This state-of-the-science volume brings together an array of leading authorities to comprehensively review theory and research in this burgeoning area.
Helping At-Risk Students: Second Edition: A Group Counseling Approach for Grades 6-9
The program helps youth build skills for school success and social-emotional growth while exploring such crucial topics as personal goals, ethnic identity and prejudice, peer pressure, violence prevention, and family relationships.
Implicit Measures of Attitudes
Edited by Bernd Wittenbrink, PhD, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, and Norbert Schwarz, PhD, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan
Increasingly used in social and behavioral science research, implicit measures aim to assess attitudes that respondents may not be willing to report directly, or of which they may not even be aware.
Leisure Enhancement, 2nd Edition
Michael J. Leitner, PhD and Sara F. Leitner, MA
This shows how to facilitate maximum leisure well-being by providing a basic understanding of leisure theory, concepts, and philosophy. It illustrates how it can be applied to one's own life to enhance social development and reduce stress.
Life Story Therapy with Traumatized Children
Life Story Therapy is an approach designed to enable children to explore, question and understand the past events of their lives. It aims to secure their future through strengthening attachment with their carers and providing the opportunity to develop a healthy sense of self and a feeling of wellbeing.
Managing Suicidal Risk
David A. Jobes Foreword by Edwin S. Shneidman
This clinical manual offers essential tools and guidance for therapists of any orientation faced with the complex challenges of assessing and treating a suicidal patient.
Measuring Change in Counseling and Psychotherapy
Scott T. Meier
This book reviews the history, conceptual foundations, and current status of trait- and state-based assessment models and approaches, exploring their strengths and limitations for measuring change across therapy sessions.
Paper Office, Fourth Edition
Edward L. Zuckerman
Providing essential recordkeeping and risk-reduction tools that every psychotherapy practice needs, this highly practical resource is now in a fully updated fourth edition.
Play Therapy with Children in Crisis Third Edition
Edited by Nancy Boyd Webb
Now in a completely revised and updated third edition, this widely adopted casebook and text presents effective, creative approaches to helping children who have experienced such stressful situations as parental death or divorce, abuse and neglect, violence in the school or community, and natural disasters.
Practical Techniques for Enhancing Self Esteem
Diane Frey, Ph.D. and C. Jesse Carlock, Ph.D.
This manual is divided into phases of intervention. The goal of each phase are to help individuals to develop positive self-esteem in a systematic, sequential approach.
PreBERS: The Preschool Behavioral and Emotional Rating Scale
Designed for use in preschool, Head Start, and early childhood special education settings, the Preschool Behavioral and Emotional Rating Scale (PreBERS) is a standardized, norm-referenced, 42-item rating scale designed to assess the behavioral and emotional strengths of preschool children. Teachers, parents, psychologists, counselors, or professionals can use the PreBERS to (1) identify children with limited strengths, (2) target goals for IEPs or IFPs, (3) identify strengths and weaknesses for intervention, (4) document progress, and (5) collect data for research purposes.
Psychology of Goals
Edited by Gordon B. Moskowitz and Heidi Grant
Bringing together leading authorities, this tightly edited volume reviews the breadth of current knowledge about goals and their key role in human behavior.
School-Based Behavioral Assessment
Sandra Chafouleas, T. Chris Riley-Tillman, and George Sugai
This indispensable book helps school practitioners go beyond putting a label on student behavior problems-it shows how to use assessment to partner with teachers and students to develop effective solutions.
Self and Relationships
Edited by Kathleen D. Vohs and Eli J. Finkel
This volume brings together leading investigators who integrate two distinct research domains in social psychology--people's internal worlds and their close relationships.
Sexual Deviance Second Edition
Edited by D. Richard Laws and William T. O'Donohue
Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, this important work provides authoritative scientific and applied perspectives on the full range of paraphilias and other sexual behavior problems.
Straight Talk about Psychiatric Medications for Kids
Timothy E. Wilens
Packed with frequently asked questions, examples, and charts, the book explains which medications are prescribed for kids and why; their effects on health, emotions, and school performance; what parents can do to maximize their benefits; and when to consider other treatments instead.
Successful Team-Building Workbook
Dr. John J. Liptak and Ester A. Leutenberg
The Successful Team-Building Workbook helps discover why some people are excellent members of a team while others are unable to function effectively in this environment. It includes two powerful psychological tools for team building: self-assessment and journaling. Professionals will find the book includes ready-to-use materials to enhance the level of achievement of all team members.
Tests — Sixth Edition (Softcover)
A Comprehensive Reference for Assessments in Psychology, Education, and Business
The Social Psychology of Good and Evil
Edited by Arthur G. Miller
This compelling work brings together an array of distinguished scholars to explore key concepts, theories, and findings pertaining to some of the most fundamental issues in social life: the conditions under which people are kind and helpful to others or, conversely, under which they commit harmful, even murderous, acts.
Touch in Psychotherapy
Edited by Edward W. L. Smith, Pauline Rose Clance, and Suzanne Imes
This thoughtful book brings together experienced clinicians to review the research and to offer ethical, theoretical, and practical guidelines for using nonerotic touch in therapy settings.
Treatment of Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents
Edited by Barbara Geller and Melissa P. DelBello
Recent advances in evidence-based treatment of pediatric bipolar disorder are comprehensively reviewed in this authoritative volume.