The Handbook of Salutogenesis

The Handbook of Salutogenesis-1

Maurice B. Mittelmark Georg F. Bauer • Lenneke Vaandrager Jürgen M. Pelikan • Shifra Sagy Monica Eriksson • Bengt Lindström Claudia Meier Magistretti Editors 2022 On behalf of the editor team, greetings! We are salutogenesis friends working in health promotion, who banded together to accomplish what none of us alone could manage. Writing this handbook […]

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Diagnostic Interviewing

Diagnostic Interviewing 5th Edition-1

Editor Daniel L. Segal 2019 The first three editions of this book had Michel Hersen and Samuel M. Turner as its editors. After Sam’s untimely death, Michel invited me to join the team and we coedited the fourth edition together, which was published in 2010. Now that Michel has retired, I remain as the sole editor […]

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Functional Somatic Symptoms in Children and Adolescents

Functional Somatic Symptoms in Children and Adolescents-1

Kasia Kozlowska · Stephen Scher · Helene Helgeland 2020 A Stress-System Approach to Assessment and Treatment I am delighted to write the foreword to this brilliant book, Functional Somatic Symptoms in Children and Adolescents: A Stress-System Approach to Assessment and Treatment, by Kasia Kozlowska, Stephen Scher, and Helene Helgeland. Te book has three major sections: […]

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The Biopsychosocial Model of Health and Disease

The Biopsychosocial Model of Health and Disease-1

Derek Bolton · Grant Gillett 2019 New Philosophical and Scientifc Developments The problem area of this essay is set within a broad trend of increasing recognition that crossdisciplinary approaches are needed for addressing the aetiology, prevention and management of diseases. The recognition of this need goes by the name of the ‘biopsychosocial model’, originally proposed […]

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Delusions in Context

Delusions in Context-1

Lisa Bortolotti Editor 2018 This book gathers some influential views about the relationship between delusional and non-delusional beliefs, and seeks to provide the resources for a better understanding of delusions by considering the clinical, psychological, philosophical, social, and cultural context in which delusional beliefs are adopted and maintained. The views defended in the four self-standing chapters comprising this book come from […]

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Cognitive Psychology

Cognitive Psychology-1

Edited by Nick Braisby and Angus Gellatly 2005 This book has been produced as the core text for the Open University’s level 3 course in Cognitive Psychology (DD303). However, it has been designed to serve students taking other courses in cognitive psychology as well, either as essential or recommended reading. There are a number of features of the […]

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Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia

Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia-1

Michael L. Perlis Carla Benson-Jungquist Michael T. Smith Donn A. Posner 2005 A Session-by-Session Guide There is now an overwhelming preponderance of evidence that Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I) is effective (1;2), as effective as sedative hypnotics during acute treatment (4–8 weeks) (3;4), and more effective in the long term (following treatment) (3). In general,CBT-I yields an average treatment […]

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Treatment and Management of Maladaptive Schemas

Treatment and Management of Maladaptive Schemas-1

Eric A. Kreuter • Kenneth M. Moltner 2014 The phenomenology of human behavior involves many forms of adaptation in response to stimuli encountered within the spectrum of everyday life. Such responses include identifiable patterns of negativity brought on by the perception of the individual or as the result of trauma from extraordinary events. These responses provide the basis for […]

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