Diagnosis and Treatment of
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Myalgic Encephalitis, 2nd Edition
Dr Sarah Myhill
Since its publication in April 2014, Dr Myhill s guide to understanding and overcoming CFS/ME has become a must-read for sufferers from this poorly understood condition. Dr Myhill has revised, updated and expanded her original book to include new insights throughout and new chapters.
Nature Cures Pocketbooks
Recovery from Injury, Surgery and Infection
This Pocketbook provides a comprehensive list of the foods richest in the nutrients required for healing - at some time during their lifetime, everyone suffers an injury of some kind and many are not aware that there are numerous natural foods that can help the body heal faster. Some should be consumed internally and some should be used externally, and there are some that can be used both ways. The natural foods detailed here are also important additions when recovering from any illness or infection as they strengthen the immune system.
Preparing for Birth
Colouring Your Pregnancy Journey
As a highly experienced community midwife and teacher, Bridget Sheeran knows that pregnancy should be a time for vital physical and mental preparation. The body and mind do much of this automatically but there are many ways to support this process, and to resist the day-to-day stresses that can hinder it. Through detailed images for colouring-in, Bridget invites pregnant women to allow their natural curiosity about birth to rise up and lead them to discover how they can help themselves through the process of birth.
Basics of Psychotherapy
A Practical Guide to Improving Clinical Success
Richard B. Makover
Today's psychotherapists come from many disciplines, but they are united by a common goal: to deliver effective therapy that achieves a successful result. This practical and engaging examination of the fundamentals of clinical practice fills the need for an up-to-date resource on the essential elements of psychotherapy. Beginning therapists and experienced clinicians alike will find in this book practical, straightforward advice based on the core principles that underlie all psychotherapies. Clearly written in an appealing, down-to-earth style, the text reads easily and uses an abundance of clinical examples, frequent tables and illustrations to examine the fundamental concepts and to identify the basic skills on which all therapies rely.
Handbook of Career Development in Academic Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd Edition
Laura Weiss Roberts, Donald M. Hilty, Donald M Hilty
With real-world advice from dozens of professionals in the field, the Handbook of Career Development in Academic Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences provides step-by-step guidance to approaching tasks and challenges that face academic faculty members, such as interviewing for positions, evaluating contracts and offer letters, reading and preparing a basic budget, giving feedback, teaching, and engaging in self-care. Additionally, Key Concepts and Definitions, Smart Strategies, Questions to Discuss with a Mentor or a Colleague, and Additional Resources at the end of the chapters help readers easily reference and engage with the information, as well as aid them on their career path even after they've finished reading the book.
Outside the Box
Rethinking ADD/ADHD in Children and Adults - a Practical Guide
Thomas E Brown
Outside the Box: Rethinking ADD/ADHD in Children and Adults A Practical Guide assails decades-old assumptions and presents an up-to-date, science-based understanding of this disorder that causes significant impairment and considerable suffering for about 8% to 10% of children and at least 5% of adults. Designed for the layperson, as well as for clinicians, the book offers science-based answers in plain, understandable language to questions such as the following: Why are those with ADD/ADHD able to focus very well on a few tasks in which they have strong interest but are unable to focus adequately on many other tasks they recognize as important? How is ADHD like having erectile dysfunction of the mind? Is medication treatment for ADHD more or less risky than its not being treated with medicine?
Solution Focused Narrative Therapy
This groundbreaking book is the first to provide a comprehensive model for effectively blending the two main postmodern brief therapy approaches: solution focused and narrative therapies. It harnesses the power of both models—the strengths-based, problem-solving approach of SFT and the value-honoring and re-descriptive approach of narrative therapy—to offer brief, effective help to clients that builds on their strengths and abilities to envision and craft preferred outcomes.
Assessing Dangerousness, 3rd Edition
Domestic Violence Offenders and Child Abusers
Jacquelyn C. Campbell, Jill Messing
Practitioners in the social, behavioral, and health fields often work with perpetrators and survivors of interpersonal violence. Many are asked to make predictions about the likelihood of future violence. Assessing Dangerousness reviews the intricacies of predicting intimate partner violence and homicide as well as child abuse and homicide to better prepare readers to make such assessments. Extensively revised, this classic volume highlights the latest research in clear and accessible language.