Personality psychology is the study of the person. It involves an examination of the effects of genetics, upbringing, trauma, culture, the physical environment, pathology and more. In as much as this is clearly a huge undertaking, it is as much a matter of competing theories as it is of empirical research.
Basic FreudBasic Books - Lay readers and professional psychotherapists alike will benefit from Kahn's fresh, informed, and unpretentious approach. Kahn also presents real case studies from his own work as a psychotherapist to show how Freudian thought has been instrumental in helping his clients discover who they are and escape from destructive patterns.
In basic freud, freud's major insights into the unconscious remain unsurpassed tools for understanding our behaviors, motivations, noted psychologist Michael Kahn shows that even in the age of psychopharmaceuticals and cognitive therapy, and emotions. Kahn presents key ideas such as the oedipus complex, and defense mechanisms, the repetition compulsion, anxiety, guilt, along with recent research that has supported or expanded Freud's findings.
Psychology's Grand TheoristsRoutledge - Sigmund Freud, B. F. This book explores how the lives of these men influenced the divergent theories they developed, autobiographies, biographies, through a close examination of letters, diaries, and professional writings. Skinner, and carl rogers each believed that he had discovered the truth about human nature, yet their truths are entirely different.
Uncovering the subjective sources of these theories, the book gives the reader a greater sense of intimacy with each man's ideas, and promotes critical inquiry into their scientific status. Used book in Good Condition. The book is written in an engaging style that will appeal to a wide range of readers. Psychology's grand theorists argues that the three schools in psychology that have been dominant historically--the psychodynamic, behavioral, and phenomenological--have resulted in large part from the personal experiences of their originators.
Psychology's Grand Theorists - Intended as a supplement in courses on personality, and/or the history of psychology, clinical psychology, it will also be of interest to clinicians or counselors who use one or more of these theoretical models in their therapeutic work.
Class MattersTimes Books - For anyone concerned about the future of the American dream, Class Matters is truly essential reading. We meet an upper-middle-class family in Georgia who moves to a different town every few years, and the newly rich in Nantucket whose mega-mansions have driven out the longstanding residents. And we see how class disparities manifest themselves at the doctor's office and at the marriage altar.
In class matters, wealth, a team of new york times reporters explores the ways in which class―defined as a combination of income, education, and occupation―influences destiny in a society that likes to think of itself as a land of opportunity. Class matters is a beautifully reported, deeply disturbing, portrait of a society bent out of shape by harsh inequalities.
Class Matters - We meet individuals in kentucky and Chicago who have used education to lift themselves out of poverty and others in Virginia and Washington whose lack of education holds them back. Read it and see how you fit into the problem or―better yet―the solution!"―Barbara Ehrenreich, author of Nickel and Dimed and Bait and Switch Used book in Good Condition.
We have no hereditary aristocracy or landed gentry, and even the poorest among us feel that they can become rich through education, hard work, or sheer gumption. And yet social class remains a powerful force in American life. The acclaimed new york times series on social class in America―and its implications for the way we live our lives We Americans have long thought of ourselves as unburdened by class distinctions.
Social Justice, Multicultural Counseling, and Practice: Beyond a Conventional ApproachSAGE Publications, Inc - This groundbreaking work takes a multilayered and multidimensional approach that will help practitioners "walk the talk" of multicultural competency. It introduces a new model that will give practitioners a clearer understanding of the client′s worldview for culturally appropriate assessment, diagnoses, and treatment.
Used book in Good Condition. Social justice, multicultural counseling, and practice: Beyond a Conventional Approach fills this void and tackles some of the top challenges in multicultural counseling including how to implement multicultural theory and how to practice social justice and equity. Key features provides concrete strategies boxes for introduced concepts emphasizes self-reflection and self-awareness for practitioners Contains exercises to help practitioners better understand ethnocentrism, classism, racism, and automatic thought patterns Examines the complexities of the intersection of multiple identities and sociocultural contexts Includes a unique organization style that groups topics by various "isms" ageism, types of thinking styles, etc.
Social Justice, Multicultural Counseling, and Practice: Beyond a Conventional Approach - Intended audience based on holistic thinking and transformative learning styles, psychology, this core text is ideal for graduate courses in counseling, or social work. Until now, an important aspect of multicultural counseling has been long overlooked amid the profusion of literature―the practical application of multicultural theory.
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The Working Poor: Invisible in AmericaVintage - Shipler exposes the interlocking problems by taking us into the sorrowful, courageous lives of the poor—white and black, Asian and Latino, infuriating, citizens and immigrants. Used book in Good Condition. It is a book that stands to make a difference. Used book in Good Condition. From the author of the pulitzer prize–winning Arab and Jew, an intimate portrait unfolds of working American families struggling against insurmountable odds to escape poverty.
As david K. Shipler makes clear in this powerful, the invisible poor are engaged in the activity most respected in American ideology—hard, humane study, honest work. This impassioned book not only dissects the problems, but makes pointed, informed recommendations for change. We encounter them every day, for they do jobs essential to the American economy.
The Working Poor: Invisible in America - But their version of the american dream is a nightmare: low-paying, health care, dead-end jobs; the profound failure of government to improve upon decaying housing, and education; the failure of families to break the patterns of child abuse and substance abuse.
Basics of California Law for LMFTs, LPCCs, and LCSWsBen Caldwell Labs - Diane gehart, educators, calls it "an indispensable resource for students, author of Mastering Competencies in Family Therapy, and practicing clinicians. It is perfect for students learning about the state laws governing their profession, interns preparing for their licensing exams, and clinicians keeping current on state law.
This sixth edition is updated to 2019 law, suicide assessment training, clients wishing to remain anonymous, and includes new information on supervision, and more. It covers all three of california's major masters-level mental health professions: Marriage and Family Therapy, Professional Clinical Counseling, and Clinical Social Work.
Basics of California Law for LMFTs, LPCCs, and LCSWs - Topics covered include licensing, business & Marketing, Unprofessional Conduct, Confidentiality, Supervision, Abuse Reporting, Documentation, Technology, Families and Children, and Advocacy. The text includes more than 700 footnotes identifying specific articles, links, and sections of California law and regulation that serve as reference material for this text.
Basics of california law for lmfts, lpccs, lmft, and lcsws has been praised as "the comprehensive resource I've wanted for my graduate school courses" by Kathy Wexler, LPCC. Caldwell, psyd teaches law and ethics for graduate programs at California State University Northridge in Los Angeles and The Wright Institute in Berkeley.
The book also now includes 20 practice test questions with rationales. Written by a therapist for other therapists and therapists in training, Basics of California Law takes the many nuances of California law and regulation and puts them in digestible, easy-to-apply language. Used book in Good Condition.
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5American Psychiatric Publishing - Diagnostic and statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5. The criteria are concise and explicit, intended to facilitate an objective assessment of symptom presentations in a variety of clinical settings—inpatient, outpatient, clinical, consultation-liaison, partial hospital, private practice, and primary care.
Specific criteria have been streamlined, and pervasive developmental disorder into autism spectrum disorder, consolidated, the streamlined classification of bipolar and depressive disorders, or clarified to be consistent with clinical practice including the consolidation of autism disorder, the restructuring of substance use disorders for consistency and clarity, Asperger’s syndrome, and the enhanced specificity for major and mild neurocognitive disorders.
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5 - The diagnostic and statistical manual of mental Disorders, is the most comprehensive, current, Fifth Edition, and critical resource for clinical practice available to today's mental health clinicians and researchers of all orientations. Also included are age-related factors specific to diagnosis. Dimensional assessments for research and validation of clinical results have been provided.
New features and enhancements make dsm-5 easier to use across all settings: The chapter organization reflects a lifespan approach, with disorders typically diagnosed in childhood such as neurodevelopmental disorders at the beginning of the manual, and those more typical of older adults such as neurocognitive disorders placed at the end.
The latest findings in neuroimaging and genetics have been integrated into each disorder along with gender and cultural considerations. This new edition of diagnostic and statistical manual of mental Disorders DSM-5, used by clinicians and researchers to diagnose and classify mental disorders, is the product of more than 10 years of effort by hundreds of international experts in all aspects of mental health.
Both icd-9-cm and icd-10-cm codes are included for each disorder, and the organizational structure is consistent with the new ICD-11 in development.
Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling: A Practical Guide, 5th EditionJohn Wiley & Sons - Diagnostic and statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5. You'll learn how to strengthen your ethical awareness, judgement, and decision-making. Used book in Good Condition. The ethics book no psychology student or professional should be without thoroughly updated and expanded to include recent research findings, the Hoffman Investigation Report, and changes in the ethical guidelines of the American Psychological Association and the Canadian Psychological Association, standards, the new 5th edition of Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling covers the latest developments in ethical thinking, landmark legal decisions, and practice.
Distinguished emeritus professor don meichenbaum described the 5th edition as 'a MUST READ book for both beginning and seasoned clinicians' and Professor David H. Barlow wrote, 'A stunningly good book. Used book in Good Condition. If there is only one book you buy on ethics, this is the one. Covers the many changes and challenges brought about by new technology, as well as practicing across state and provincial borders discusses moral distress and moral courage Includes 5 chapters on different aspects of critical thinking about ethical challenges, licensing, and malpractice complaints—not to imply that you'll need to after reading this book! Keeps the focus on practical, EHRs, challenges, including a chapter on 'Ethics Placebos, creative approaches to the responsibilities, sexual orientation, and Creative Cheating: A User's Guide' Deals with complex issue of culture, sexual identity, religion, race, videoconferencing, and politics Provides steps to strengthen ethics in organizations Offers guidance on responding to ethics, and texting, Cons, and opportunities encountered by therapists and counselors in their work.
Freud and Beyond: A History of Modern Psychoanalytic ThoughtBasic Books - With freud and Beyond, Stephen A. The classic, presenting over a hundred years of thought and theories Sigmund Freud's concepts have become a part of our psychological vocabulary: unconscious thoughts and feelings, the meaning of dreams, in-depth history of psychoanalysis, conflict, the sensuality of childhood.
But psychoanalytic thinking has undergone an enormous expansion and transformation since Freud's death in 1939. Basic Books AZ. Used book in Good Condition. Winnicott to Melanie Klein-available for the first time. Mitchell and Margaret J. Richly illustrated with case examples, this lively, jargon-free introduction makes modern psychoanalytic thought accessible at last.
Freud and Beyond: A History of Modern Psychoanalytic Thought - Diagnostic and statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5. Black make the full scope of twentieth century psychoanalytic thinking-from Harry Stack Sullivan to Jacques Lacan; D. W. Used book in Good Condition.
Man's Search for MeaningBeacon Press - Used book in Good Condition. Psychiatrist viktor frankl's memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival. A 1991 reader survey for the library of congress that asked readers to name a "book that made a difference in your life" found Man's Search for Meaning among the ten most influential books in America.
Clean, no spine creases. Used book in Good Condition. Basic Books AZ. Based on his own experience and the experiences of others he treated later in his practice, find meaning in it, Frankl argues that we cannot avoid suffering but we can choose how to cope with it, and move forward with renewed purpose. Between 1942 and 1945 frankl labored in four different camps, while his parents, brother, including Auschwitz, and pregnant wife perished.
Man's Search for Meaning - Diagnostic and statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5. Frankl's theory-known as logotherapy, as freud maintained, from the Greek word logos "meaning"-holds that our primary drive in life is not pleasure, but the discovery and pursuit of what we personally find meaningful. At the time of frankl's death in 1997, Man's Search for Meaning had sold more than 10 million copies in twenty-four languages.