Category Archives: Clinical Psychology

Download E-books Treating Nonepileptic Seizures: Therapist Guide (Treatments That Work) PDF

The first objective of Treating Nonepileptic Seizures: Therapist Guide is to equip physicians, psychologists, therapists, nurses, and different practitioners with a tested, step by step remedy for psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (NES) that may enhance the lives of sufferers with this disabling ailment. sufferers with NES often found in neurology, psychiatry, psychology, and emergency departments. The sickness has been documented within the scientific literature for hundreds of years, and masses is understood in regards to the phenomenology, seizure features, psychiatric comorbidities, neuropsychological checking out, and psychosocial elements in NES. notwithstanding, until eventually lately, less used to be recognized concerning the powerful remedies of sufferers with psychogenic NES.

This intervention presents suggestions for clinicians in treating sufferers with NES and is designed for use at the side of the sufferer workbook, Taking keep an eye on of Your Seizures. consultation through consultation, the Workbook allows conversation among remedy prone and person sufferers with seizures. The authors' scientific adventure with epilepsy and NES and learn in constructing the remedy process for seizures without delay trained the therapy version defined. Many sufferers taken care of with the intervention have tested advancements in seizures, signs, and caliber of life.

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Download E-books Selbstschilderungen der Verwirrtheit: Die Oneiroide Erlebnisform Psychopathologisch-Klinische Untersuchungen (Monographien aus dem Gesamtgebiete der Neurologie und Psychiatrie) (German Edition) PDF

Dieser Buchtitel ist Teil des Digitalisierungsprojekts Springer publication files mit Publikationen, die seit den Anfängen des Verlags von 1842 erschienen sind. Der Verlag stellt mit diesem Archiv Quellen für die historische wie auch die disziplingeschichtliche Forschung zur Verfügung, die jeweils im historischen Kontext betrachtet werden müssen. Dieser Titel erschien in der Zeit vor 1945 und wird daher in seiner zeittypischen politisch-ideologischen Ausrichtung vom Verlag nicht beworben.

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Download E-books Cognitive Behavioural Prevention of Suicide in Psychosis: A treatment manual PDF

By Nicholas Tarrier

This sensible and informative textual content lays out the manufactured from a few years of scientific learn into suicide behaviour and its prevention. whereas the point of interest is on non-affective psychosis and the schizophrenia-spectrum problems, the mechanisms underlying suicide behaviour during this workforce could underlie or at the least impact suicide behaviour in different issues. The authors describe equipment of evaluate via person formula, and a cognitive behavioural intervention via case stories, to minimize the chance of suicide.

This e-book argues that:

· Suicide behaviour lies on a cognitive-behavioural continuum from ideation, via purpose to motion.

    · Mechanisms in response to biased info processing structures, the advance of suicide schema, and appraisal types usually are fruitful in explaining suicidal techniques and behaviours.

   · A mental concept of suicide behaviour is required on the way to boost a mechanism of suicide and to appreciate the parts of suicidal ideas and behaviours.

   · Suicide threat should be diminished by utilizing the intervention equipment defined in the text

Cognitive Behavioural Prevention of Suicide in Psychosis

evaluates sensible purposes of up to date learn in this subject, and may consequently be of curiosity to practitioners, post-graduates in education, and researchers learning suicide and/or psychosis.

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Download E-books A Practitioner's Guide to Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy PDF

By Kristene A. Doyle, Windy Dryden, Wouter Backx

Greatly up to date to incorporate medical findings over the past twenty years, this 3rd version of A Practitioner's consultant to Rational-Emotive habit Therapy reports the philosophy, concept, and scientific perform of Rational Emotive habit treatment (REBT). This version is predicated at the paintings of Albert Ellis, who had a massive impact at the box of psychotherapy over his 50 years of perform and scholarly writing.

Designed for either therapists-in-training and pro execs, this functional remedy guide and consultant introduces the elemental rules of rational-emotive habit remedy, explains common healing options, and provides many illustrative dialogues among therapist and sufferer. the quantity breaks down each one level of remedy to offer the precise systems and abilities therapists want, and various case reviews illustrate easy methods to use those talents. The authors describe either technical and particular strategic interventions, and so they rigidity taking an integrative procedure. the significance of creating a healing alliance and using cognitive, emotive, evocative, imaginal, and behavioral interventions serves because the unifying subject matter of the strategy. Intervention types are offered for the remedy of tension, melancholy, trauma, anger, character problems, and addictions. Psychologists, scientific social staff, psychological overall healthiness counselors, psychotherapists, and scholars and trainees in those parts will locate this publication worthy in studying to use rational-emotive habit treatment in practice.

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Download E-books Pharmacotherapy for Depression and Treatment-resistant Depression PDF

By George I. Papakostas

This specified ground-breaking paintings, authored by means of well known Harvard-based researchers G I Papakostas and M Fava, represents, via a ways, the main complete compilation to this point of scientific stories and stories related to using antidepressants for the remedy of significant depressive illness, the most typical and devastating clinical health problems afflicting mankind this day. Given the breadth of the clinical literature targeting using antidepressants for significant depressive illness, this paintings represents a useful instrument for clinicians in addition to scientists looking for a reference handbook to assist consultant them in the course of the box. The ebook is prepared into 4 elements; each one half targeting a separate topic that may facilitate the reader to exactly entry specific info of curiosity, even if be it scientific or medical in nature. each one half is then sub-divided into numerous thematic chapters, that are enriched with tables and figures bringing up effects from the main influential stories within the box. ultimately, medical and study pearls are indexed through the ebook in bullet-point style to aid summarize the to be had knowledge-base in a elementary layout.

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Download E-books Comprehensive Handbook of Psychopathology PDF

The aim of this instruction manual, initially released in 1984, used to be to supply a compreh- sive assessment of present scientific descriptions, examine , and theories of psychopathology. Descriptive psychopathology is a ?eld that varieties the basis of medical perform and examine in scientific psychology, psychiatry, psychiatric social paintings, psychiatric nursing, and allied professions in psychological overall healthiness. because the 1st version, the editors have devised and up to date a guide to hide either common and speci?c themes in psychopathology that might be important to researchers, practitioners, and graduate or different complex scholars within the psychological healthiness and behavioral medication professions. To enforce this plan, now we have very rigorously selected colleagues whom we appreciate for his or her services particularly ?elds. those authors contain either clinicians and researchers who've remarkable nationwide reputations, in addition to extra junior behavioral scientists and clinicians who, in our opinion, will in attaining comparable attractiveness sooner or later. the wonderful chapters during this ebook lead us to think that we have got selected properly. we wish to specific our appreciation to those authors for his or her extraordinary contributions and cooperation.

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Download E-books Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Bipolar Disorder PDF

Grounded in present wisdom approximately bipolar affliction and its remedy, this e-book offers an empirically supported remedy software with step by step instructions for implementation. Mindfulness-based cognitive treatment (MBCT) for bipolar ailment is in particular designed for consumers who've skilled many temper episodes and who fight with persistent, pervasive depressive and residual manic indicators. The authors offer every thing had to behavior the 12 weekly crew classes, that are supplemented by way of general person classes. Reproducible instruments contain 29 customer handouts and an teacher record. buyers get entry to a significant other site that includes downloadable audio recordings of the guided mindfulness practices (meditations and conscious movement), plus the reproducible fabrics, able to obtain and print in a handy eight half" x eleven" measurement. A separate site to be used by way of consumers positive factors the audio recordings only.

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Download E-books Wenn Zwänge das Leben einengen: Der Klassiker für Betroffene - Erweitert und mit neuen Übungen - Zwangsgedanken und Zwangshandlungen (German Edition) PDF

Wenn Zwänge das Leben einengen

Zwangsgedanken und Zwangshandlungen können das Leben völlig lähmen oder ersticken. Von Angst- oder Ekelgefühlen getrieben, sieht sich der Betroffene gezwungen, die schrecklichsten Gedanken zu denken oder die unsinnigsten Handlungen auszuführen. So kommt es zu endlosen oder zeitraubenden Kontrollen, etwa ob die elektrischen Geräte ausgeschaltet sind. Oder der Betroffene verbringt sehr viel Zeit damit, seine Hände von vermeintlich gefährlichen Bakterien zu befreien.

Ursachen, Behandlungsmethoden und Möglichkeiten der Selbsthilfe

Die Autoren zeigen in ihrem Buch, wie Zwangserkrankungen entstehen, welche Formen von Zwangserkrankungen es gibt, welche Möglichkeiten die moderne Psychotherapie bietet, sich allein oder mit Unterstützung eines Therapeuten von diesen lästigen Ritualen zu befreien, wie guy als Angehöriger seinem companion helfen kann.

Geschrieben für Zwangskranke und ihre Angehörigen, für Therapeuten und Berater, die dieses Buch ihren Klienten empfehlen können, sowie für alle Interessierte.

Der Klassiker für Betroffene – erweitert und mit neuen Übungen

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Download E-books A Clinician's Guide to Teaching Mindfulness: The Comprehensive Session-by-Session Program for Mental Health Professionals and Health Care Providers PDF

By Christiane Wolf MD PhD, J. Greg Serpa PhD

Mindfulness-based interventions have exploded in acceptance as a result of their luck in treating every little thing from daily pressure to extra severe psychological medical conditions equivalent to melancholy, anxiousness, and post-traumatic tension illness (PTSD). This step forward publication provides execs with a entire, session-by-session advisor to educating mindfulness, entire with the scripts and coaching fabrics had to train introductory mindfulness in a wide selection of settings, regardless of theoretical history.

Mindfulness—once an old perform honed in Buddhist monasteries—is now a mainstream, evidence-based, secular intervention hired via knowledgeable wellbeing and fitness and psychological wellbeing and fitness execs around the globe. The fast unfold of mindfulness more and more consists of psychologists, physicians, social staff, therapists, counselors, non secular advisers, existence coaches, and schooling pros informed of their respective disciplines. also, learn maintains to teach that mindfulness is a good therapy for nervousness, melancholy, pressure, soreness reduction, and plenty of different illnesses.

If you're a expert drawn to educating mindfulness, this booklet gives you every thing you want to start right now. The introductory, six-week protocol defined during this booklet is easy-to-use, and will be carried out in various settings, starting from an outpatient psychological healthiness hospital to an inpatient oncology medical institution, from a substance abuse restoration application to academic settings.  

In addition, this ebook will let you know what to deliver to every classification; offers outlines for every consultation; bargains scripts that will help you differentiate the weekly meditative practices; and gives precious assets for additional learn improvement. If you’re trying to combine mindfulness into your expert paintings, this can be your go-to guide.

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