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Effective Psychotherapy for Individuals with Brain Injury

by Ronald M. Ruff & Serana K. Chester

Combining scientific expertise with psychotherapeutic acumen, this book is highly accessible and packed with clinical tools. Part I provides essential information on how acquired brain injury affects emotional...


Asperger Syndrome, Second Edition: Assessing and Treating High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders

by Fred R. Volkmar, James C. McPartland, Ami Klin & Maria Asperger Felder

Completely revised with the latest research and clinical strategies, this is the authoritative volume on Asperger syndrome (now part of DSM-5 autism spectrum disorder). Considered the definitive reference since...


States of Mind: New Discoveries about How Our Brains Make Us Who We Are

by Roberta Conlan

An all-star lineup of scientists takes you to the front lines of brain research.

Are we born to be shy? Why do we remember some events so clearly and others not at all? Are creativity and depression somehow linked?...


Injured Men: Trauma, Healing, and the Masculine Self

by Ira Brenner

Injured Men is a unique casebook of clinical material pertaining to men who have sustained trauma. Richly illustrated with both brief and extensively detailed analytic case reports, this book describes the manifestations...


Desire, Self, Mind, and the Psychotherapies: Unifying Psychological Science and Psychoanalysis

by Coleman R. Curtis

Desire, Self, Mind, and the Psychotherapies unifies psychological science with contemporary relational psychoanalysis, arguing that the disciplines can be integrated if the concept of repression is understood...


Explaining Abnormal Behavior: A Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective

by Bruce F. Pennington

Highly readable and accessible, this book describes how research in cognitive science is transforming the way scientists and clinicians think about abnormal behavior. Bruce Pennington draws on work from multiple...


Expecting to Fly

by Martha Tod Dudman

DO YOU REMEMBER WHAT IT FELT LIKE TO BE FIFTEEN? MARTHA TOD DUDMAN DOES.

It starts with a blue hash pipe in a shabby field and a hot, tight dance at the Mayflower Hotel, and rapidly accelerates against the kaleidoscopic...


Neuroscience and Religion: Brain, Mind, Self, and Soul

by Volney P. Gay

This is a unique set of multidisciplinary reflections on how the neurosciences shape our understanding of religious experience and religious institutions. Twelve scholars and scientists assess how advances in...


Psychotherapy for Neuropsychological Challenges

by A. S. Aniskiewicz

Amidst increasing awareness among clinicians of the impact that psychological factors and treatment of those factors have upon the progress of neurological disease, Psychotherapy for Neuropsychological Challenges...


Time Warped

by Claudia Hammond

Drawing on the latest research from the fields of psychology, neuroscience, and biology, writer and broadcaster Claudia Hammond explores the mysteries of our perception of time in her book Time Warped.

 

Why...


Dealing with the financial crisis

by Francesca Eleuteri

Prior research and theoretical models suggest that the current global economic crisis could have negative impacts on population mental health, although some studies show that the recession could cause positive...


The Infant Mind: Origins of the Social Brain

by Maria Legerstee, David W. Haley & Marc H. Bornstein

Integrating cutting-edge research from multiple disciplines, this book provides a dynamic and holistic picture of the developing infant mind. Contributors explore the transactions among genes, the brain, and...


Why Is the Penis Shaped Like That?

by Jesse Bering

Why do testicles hang the way they do? Is there an adaptive function to the female orgasm? What does it feel like to want to kill yourself? Does "free will" really exist? And why is the penis shaped like that...


iDisorder

by Larry D. Rosen, Ph.D.

iDisorder: changes to your brain's ability to process information and your ability to relate to the world due to your daily use of media and technology resulting in signs and symptoms of psychological disorders...


Clinical Practice of Forensic Neuropsychology: An Evidence-Based Approach

by Kyle Brauer Boone

Written by a foremost expert in the field, this hands-on, evidence-based guide describes how to conduct a comprehensive forensic neuropsychological evaluation and provide expert testimony. All steps are covered--from...


Train Your Brain

by Montgomery Jameson

Two titles in one audiobook!

Audiobook one: Brain Power: The Best Ways to Improve the Flow of Neurotransmitters

Allow your mind to function better and become a happier human being. 

Did you realize that a lot...


Brain Power

by Montgomery Jameson

Allow your mind to function better and become a happier human being. 

Did you realize that a lot of emotions we experience are influenced by levels of oxytocin, serotonin, dopamine, and endorphins? We are so...


Human Performance Optimization

by Michael D. Matthews & David M. Schnyer

The content of Human Performance Optimization is unique in terms of the focus, breadth, and scope of the individual chapter contributions. Moreover, this book was developed in response to a pressing need, first...


Neuropsychology: Science and Practice, Volume 3

by Sandra Koffler, E. Mark Mahone, Bernice A. Marcopulos & Douglas E Johnson-Greene et al.

Compiled reviews of the recent literature are a long established tradition in the laboratory and clinical sciences, and bring to their professions a useful and timely summary of the advances that have been made...


Adventures in Memory

by Ylva Østby, Hilde Østby & Sam Kean

A novelist and a neuroscientist uncover the secrets of human memory.

What makes us remember? Why do we forget? And what, exactly, is a memory?

With playfulness and intelligence, Adventures in Memory answers these...