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VandenBos, Gary R.

Works: 84 works in 308 publications in 1 language and 12,056 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Video catalogs  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Host, Producer, Author, Publishing director, Creator, Speaker, Author of introduction
Classifications: BF31, 150.3
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Most widely held works by Gary R VandenBos
APA dictionary of psychology by Gary R VandenBos( Book )
23 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 3,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The largest association of psychologists in the world - the American Psychological Association - presents the definitive information on the language of the field, including: 25,000 entries offering clear and authoritative definitions; balanced coverage of over 90 subareas across the field of psychology - including clinical, experimental, neuropsychology, cognitive, personality and social, developmental, health, psychopharmacology, methodology and statistics, and many others; thousands of cross-references that deepen the user's understanding of related topics; close to 200 concise entries on major figures in the history of psychology and central organizations, institutions, and associations; a Guide to the Dictionary and Quick Guide to Format that explain stylistic and format features; and 4 appendixes on entries from these categories: biographies; institutions, organizations, and associations; psychological tests and assessment instruments; and psychotherapies and psychotherapeutic approaches."--BOOK JACKET
Violence on the job : identifying risks and developing solutions ( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Homicide is now the 2nd most common cause of death in the US workplace. "Violence on the Job: Identifying Risks and Developing Solutions" is part of the effort to promote scientific investigation and broaden public awareness of the growing problem of workplace violence. Contributing authors analyze the problem and describe the most recent violence prevention and response programs for the modern workplace. Covered are programs instituted in advance of corporate downsizing, programs designed to respond to violence in health-care settings, and the employee assistance program used by the US Postal Service. /// Research topics discussed in "Violence on the Job" include correlations between alcohol abuse and violence, interaction between job stress and violence, risk for violence against individuals in specific occupations such as social workers and federal workers, suicide among police officers, and the effect of domestic violence on the workplace. This volume is . . . an overview of various analyses of and responses to violence on the job. Human resource professionals, industrial-organizational psychologists, researchers, and consultants all will benefit from the information contained here. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
The Adult years : continuity and change ( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Adult Years: Continuity and Change"--The baby-boom generation is now entering middle age and is only two decades away from the retirement years. The fastest-growing segment of our population consists of those over age 85. We are living longer and there are more of us every year. Is psychology ready to serve an aging and aged population? Is the training available in geropsychology adequate? Do we know enough about not just psychology but also about biology and the social processes with which the older adult is most concerned? The chapters in this volume address these and other questions of importance in psychological practice with the older adult. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
Addictive behaviors : readings on etiology, prevention, and treatment ( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is a compilation of 33 articles on the etiology, prevention, and treatment of addictive behaviors. This book contains reprinted articles that were all selected from APA journals published since 1990. The intent is to highlight articles published by psychologists and their colleagues in the psychological literature. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
History of psychotherapy : continuity and change by John C Norcross( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Without a doubt, this is the definitive and indispensable resource about psychotherapy. This superb second edition is outstanding in its inclusive updates, its comprehensiveness, and the quality of all the chapters. Evidence-based practice, multicultural approaches, integrative treatments, and relationalùcultural influences are but a few of the important additions. Every student, practitioner, educator, and researcher will want to have this edition as the primary text about psychotherapy.ùMelba J.T. Vasquez, PhD, ABPP, independent practice, Austin, TX, American Psychological Association President-Elect, 2010 --
Neuropsychological assessment of dementia and depression in older adults : a clinician's guide ( Book )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two of the most common psychological disorders of later life are dementia and depression. The diagnosis of these conditions presents a challenge to clinicians because the symptoms of depression and dementia often overlap; in addition, the symptoms of either of these disorders in their early stages may be attributed to the normal effects of aging. /// [This book] reviews the most up-to-date research on the diagnosis of dementia and depression [in older adults] and offers concrete recommendations for evaluating this unique population. /// The contributors to this volume, all experts in the psychological assessment of older adults, give clinicians and practitioners clear and practical guidance on differentiating psychological disorders from normal events in the aging process, identifying symptoms of depression and symptoms of dementia, performing differential assessment of dementia and depression, determining legal competency of older adults, providing clinical interpretations to clients and their families, and applying assessment to therapy and interventions. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
Psychological aspects of serious illness : chronic conditions, fatal diseases, and clinical care ( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chapters in this volume highlight some of the major issues in the psychological aspects of serious illness
Cataclysms, crises, and catastrophes : psychology in action ( Book )
14 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Although by no means definitive, the information that clinical practitioners, community psychologists, applied social psychologists, health psychologists, and others will find in these chapters will provide a broad view of current understandings of how catastrophic events affect individuals and groups and of how human beings adapt and can be helped to adapt to the resulting stresses. The chapters in this volume provide insight into the effects of disasters resulting from technological accidents as well as natural disasters, crime and terrorism, violence against women, suicide, and irrevocable losses resulting from death, illness, and other life events. The chapters in this volume illustrate why an interaction between theory and practice, between a firm foundation in knowledge and basic human understanding, is so vital. They also illustrate how psychologists help individuals under stress confront, understand, and grow beyond not only the ordinary stresses they must face each day, but also the extraordinary stresses that today arise so often and so suddenly as a result of both natural disasters (such as volcanoes, floods, and fires) and humanmade disasters (such as toxic spills and acts of violence, crime, and terrorism)"Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2006 APA, all rights reserved)
Psychopharmacology : basic mechanisms and applied interventions ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychologists are among the leaders in the laboratory and clinical investigation of drug-neurochemistry-behavior-environment interactions. Diagnosis and treatment of disorders requiring treatment with drugs, or resulting from drug abuse, are parallel critical areas of activity for psychologists. The lectures presented in this volume touch on several of these important and varied topics. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
Exploring applied psychology : origins and critical analyses ( Book )
11 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this book, we have gathered together the perceptions of distinguished scholars in applied psychology about the field's history and its relevance to contemporary practice. The five chapters are derived from the Master Lecture Series presented during the 1992 APA Centennial Convention in Washington, DC. In each lecture, the task of the presenter was to discuss historical aspects of an applied psychology field and to draw contemporary relevance from its history"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2006 APA, all rights reserved)
Psychology in litigation and legislation ( Book )
8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Since the first Master Lectures in Psychology focusing on psychology and law were given more than a decade ago (Scheirer & Hammonds, 1983), interest in using psychological knowledge, and in involving psychologists in the legal process, has continued to grow. It is appropriate, therefore, that another volume in the Master Lecture in Psychology series be devoted to the interface of psychology and law. But in doing so, it was necessary to limit the coverage to manageable terrain. The field today encompasses concerns ranging from environmental policy (e.g., Pitt & Zube, 1987; Ribe, 1989) to mental health policy (e.g., Shah & Sales, 1991; Tor & Sales, in press) and from sexual harassment in the workplace (e.g., Gutek & O'Connor, in press) to psychological distress in law students and lawyers (e.g., Benjamin, Darling, & Sales, 1990; Benjamin, Kaszniak, Sales, & Shanfield, 1986). Thus, the Master Lecture Series, and the chapters in this volume, can no more cover all of the major issues in psychology and law than they could cover all of the issues in any other major subfield of psychology (e.g., clinical psychology, social psychology). The decision was made, therefore, to focus on a range of critical issues that have been raised by the intersection of psychology with two of the most visible legal systems--the courts and legislatures--and with two critical legal processes--adjudication and the creation of legislation. Because the Master Lectures in Psychology and the ensuing publications are typically limited to five presentations, this volume cannot cover the full range of issues even in this subdomain. On the other hand, the topics selected for inclusion admirably raise fundamental issues that should be of concern to psychologists who interact with lawyers, judges, and juries in litigation and who interact with legislators in drafting legislation. Relevance of Psychological Science to Litigation and Legislation Litigation provides an opportunity for parties to resolve a dispute when less adversarial means have failed. Because it often involves disagreement over what the true facts that are involved in a case may be, the resolution of this issue can constitute an important part of the trial"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2006 APA, all rights reserved)
Cancer patients and their families : readings on disease course, coping, and psychological interventions ( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the exception of the afterword, the chapters contained in this collection of readings were selected from articles appearing in American Psychological Association (APA) published journals in recent years. The articles were covered by PsycINFO at the time of their original publication and can be found in the PsycINFO journal database. The intent of this reprint reader is to highlight contributions by psychologists on psychological aspects of cancer. Selection of representative articles was determined, in part, by topic coverage. The 5 topics areas are (a) conceptualization, (b) coping and adjustment, (c) interventions and outcomes, (d) family dynamics, and (e) disease course. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
Psychology and national health insurance : a sourcebook ( Book )
8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book attempts to deal with critical issues while they are still being discussed and before final national decisions are made. The various aspects of national health insurance--scientific, professional, social responsibility, and training--will become, in our opinion, controversial and critical issues for psychology in the coming decade or two. This book should be of interest to a substantial proportion of psychologists, since it deals with evaluative, scientific, and consumer issues in addition to areas of professional concern. /// Our intent was to sample the flavor of the national discussion and include divergent points of view where controversy existed, to stimulate psychologists into some consideration of the emerging issues in this critical field, and to provide nonpsychologists and other decision makers with some sense of what psychology has to offer. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
Psychotherapy of schizophrenia : the treatment of choice by Bertram P Karon( Book )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An important new book which is a stunning attempt by two knowledgeable, persevering psychotherapists to present their understanding and sound therapeutic approach to dealing with the difficulties and challenges of schizophrenic patients
Psychotherapy : practice, research, policy ( Book )
7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three approaches to psychotherapy with a female client the next generation ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrates three types of psychotherapy using the same patient. Each therapist describes his/her style of therapy and includes actual interviews of therapy sessions. Also includes discussion with therapists at the end of film
Videos in psychology : a resource directory ( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
APA dictionary of lifespan developmental psychology by American Psychiatric Association( Book )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dialectical behavior therapy for adolescents with multiple problems ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Adolescents With Multiple Problems, Alec L. Miller demonstrates this compassionate, principle-based therapy for clients who have difficulty regulating emotions and behaviors. Emotional dysregulation is common among adolescents, often leading them to self-injurious behavior, including suicide. Studies have shown that dialectical behavior therapy can significantly reduce suicide attempts and help adolescent clients deal with multiple problems. In this session, Dr. Miller works with a 17-year-old boy who is depressed, abusing marijuana, and who has recently contemplated suicide. Dr. Miller highlights the client's strengths while trying to obtain commitment to treatment in order to reduce his depression and marijuana use and build a life worth living. Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a compassionate, principle-based psychotherapy for suicidal multiproblem, multidiagnostic individuals who have significant difficulty regulating emotions and behaviors. Developed by Marsha Linehan, DBT was first introduced over a dozen years ago as a treatment for suicidal and self-injurious individuals diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD)"--Container
Adlerian therapy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) Learn how experienced practitioners translate theoretical concepts into practice, and gain a first-hand look at what happens in a live session. Observe how therapists deal with specific critical incidents in treatment, and demonstrate specific therapeutic interventions
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Alternative Names
VandenBos, Garry R. 1943-
VandenBos, Gary 1943-
ヴァンデンボス, G. R
ファンデンボス, G. R.
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