Addiction Medicine

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Bankole A. Johnson Editor 2011 Science and Practice Volume 1 The book Addiction Medicine: Science and Practice is my attempt to bridge the gap between the explosion of neuroscientific and behavioral knowledge in the past three decades and treatment delivery in clinical practice.

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Handbook of Pediatric Chronic Pain

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Brenda C. McClain • Santhanam Suresh Editors 2011 Current Science and Integrative Practice The evolution of the concept of this book was to address areas of pediatric chronic pain that have not been traditionally the focus of current literature but still are of great clinical concern. This text is written for pain specialists and pediatric-oriented practitioners who encounter […]

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The Psychology of the Human-Animal Bond

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Christopher Blazina · Güler Boyraz · David Shen-Miller Editors 2011 A Resource for Clinicians and Researchers There have been dramatic increases in the emotional, psychological, and financial investment of animal companions over the past four decades in the United States and abroad. It is estimated that more than 63% of homes in the United States own a pet, […]

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Centers for Ending

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Seymour B. Sarason 2011 The Coming Crisis in the Care of Aged People Centers for Endings: The Coming Crisis in the Care of Aged People is a rallying call to action that comes from knowledge, from experience, and from the heart. Revered psychologist, Seymour Sarason, builds on years of association with both the medical and educational establishments, plus […]

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Behavioral Sport Psychology

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James K. Luiselli · Derek D. Reed Editors 2011 Evidence-Based Approaches to Performance Enhancement Sport psychology is a topic of growing interest. Many professionals read journals such as The International Journal of Sports, Journal of Sport Behavior, Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, and The Sport Psychologist.

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Drug Abuse in Adolescence

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Denise De Micheli • André Luiz Monezi Andrade • Eroy Aparecida da Silva • Maria Lucia Oliveira de Souza Formigoni Editors 2016 Neurobiological, Cognitive, and Psychological Issues The fact that prefaces often begin by describing how difficult it is to write one should have been a warning. But prefaces are there, and their existence is a […]

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Validity and Validation in Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences

Validity and Validation in Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences-1

Bruno D. Zumbo • Eric K.H. Chan Editors 2014 In this edited volume, 15 research syntheses of the validity evidence reported in different research areas are presented. The chapters were purposefully chosen to reflect a wide variety of disciplines, journals, or measures. Eight of the chapters focused on particular journals ranging from measurement and assessment journals like Educational and […]

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