What Doesn't Kill Us: The New Psychology Of Posttraumatic Growth

In What Doesn’t Kill Us, Stephen Joseph brings his expertise as one of the world’s most prolific and influential scholars of trauma and over two decades of clinical experience to bear in producing a literate and compelling book on growth from and through adversity.  The book is replete with powerful story-lines of people who persevered in the face of great pain and loss:  From Michael J. Fox to Viktor Frankl we learn how survivors li...

Music And Memory: An Introduction

This book is for anyone interested in the construction of music, or any of the arts. It clarifies how we more easily understand things we are familiar with and how our memory works with repetition and the unusual. Outside of the arts we all know that our memories are not reliable this helps explain why. This far-ranging book shows how human memory influences the organization of music. The book is divided into two parts. The first par...

Motivational Interviewing: A Guide For Medical Trainees

Motivational Interviewing: A Guide for Medical Trainees would be an excellent choice for faculty interested in learning and teachingMI and could easily be utilized as a teaching text for resident physicians. This book is a practical guide that is truly written for trainees, often addressing this population directly. Many mnemonics and summary charts are included, which are helpful for any level of learner. Each chapter concludes with...

Handbook Of Clinical Rating Scales And Assessment In Psychiatry And Mental Health

It offers clinicians a guide for practicing by this gold standard. … the handbook should be helpful for many practicing clinicians and serve their purposes. … the greatest usefulness of this book will be to those who have basic knowledge of selecting an instrument on the basis of its psychometric properties. … may be of greatest value as a quick reference guide for practitioners who work with persons who have mental health disorders....

Neuropsychology: A Review Of Science And Practice, Vol. 2 (science And Practice Of Neuropsychology) (volume 2)

Compiling reviews of the recent literature is a long-established tradition in the laboratory and clinical sciences, providing a useful and timely summary of advances in the field. Neuropsychology has matured as a science and profession to the point where a like effort to summarize the status and direction of the field is needed. The authors of chapters in the second volume of Neuropsychology: A Review of Science and Practice are auth...

Fettlogik Überwinden

Ein ernährungswissenschaftlicher Abschluss, ein Psychologiestudium mit Diplomarbeit über Diäten und eine Ausbildung in Verhaltenstherapie hielten die Autorin Nadja Hermann nicht davon ab, mit Anfang 30 knapp 150kg auf die Waage zu bringen. Erst als ihre Gesundheit auf dem Spiel stand, begann sie, sich mit den Glaubenssätzen auseinanderzusetzen, die sie ein Leben lang mit sich herumgetragen hatte: Die genetische Veranlagung, die sie v...

Psychosis And Emotion: The Role Of Emotions In Understanding Psychosis, Therapy And Recovery

There is increasing recognition that emotional distress plays a significant part in the onset of psychosis, the experience of psychosis itself and in the unfolding of recovery that follows. This book brings together leading international experts to explore the role of emotion and emotion regulation in the development and recovery from psychosis. Psychosis and Emotion offers extensive clinical material and cutting-edge research with a...

Auftritt Und Wirkung: Souverän Überzeugen – Im Kleinen Kreis Und Vor Großem Publikum

Souverän überzeugen – im kleinen Kreis und vor großem Publikum Das persönliche Auftreten und die eigene Wirkung auf andere sind im Beruf von entscheidender Bedeutung. Ob man unter vier Augen spricht oder vor Hunderten von Menschen: Immer präsentiert man sich vor anderen, immer will man die Zuhörenden überzeugen. Viele Menschen haben hier Schwierigkeiten, leiden unter Lampenfieber, Anspannung und Nervosität und fürchten zu scheitern. ...

The Contemplative Practitioner: Meditation In Education And The Workplace, Second Edition

Meditation is a simple and practical activity that can enrich our lives and work in innumerable ways. It allows us to connect more deeply to ourselves and others and to the environment. In this book, John P. Miller, an expert in the field of holistic education, looks at mediation and how it can be integrated into one’s work and daily life. Twenty years after it was first published, Miller’s book remains one of the best guides to appl...

Clash!: How To Thrive In A Multicultural World

As the world gets smaller, people with different cultural backgrounds are colliding like never before. CLASH! reveals that a single root cause drives many of these conflicts, from global struggles between regions and nations, to everyday tensions between genders, races, social classes, religions, and even workplaces. CLASH! then shows how we can bridge these cultural divides for greater peace and prosperity.