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Author: Gerald P Koocher; John C Norcross; Beverly Greene
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2015] ©2013
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Fully revised and expanded, this third edition of the Psychologists' Desk Reference includes several new chapters on emerging topics in psychology and incoporates updates from top clinicians and  Read more...


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Psychologists' desk reference.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald P Koocher; John C Norcross; Beverly Greene
ISBN: 9780199845491 0199845492 9780190230494 0190230495
OCLC Number: 954232361
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Part I. Assessment and diagnosis --
Lifetime prevalence of mental disorders in the general population / Christie P. Karpiak and Brian A. Zaboski --
Conducting a mental status examination / Robert W. Baker and Paula T. Trzepacz --
Improving diagnostic and clinical interviewing / Rhonda S. Karg, Arthur N. Wiens, and Ryan W. Blazei --
Increasing the accuracy of clinical judgment (and thereby improving patient care) / David Faust --
Assessing suicidal risk / Kenneth S. Pope and Melba J.T. Vasquez --
Assessment of malingering on psychological measures / Richard Rogers and Nathan D. Gillard --
Identifying and assessing alcohol, drug, and tobacco use disorders / Linda Carter Sobell, Mark B. Sobell, and Sean M. Robinson --
Interviewing children's caregivers / Carolyn S. Schroeder and Eve-Lynn Nelson --
Evaluating the medical components of childhood developmental and behavioral disorders / Nhung T. Tran and James L. Lukefahr --
Using the DSM-5 and ICD-11 in forensic and clinical applications with children across racial and ethnic lines / Ronn Johnson --
Assessing strengths in clinical practice / Tayyab Rashid --
Evaluating dementia / Elise Caccappolo --
Using the International Classification of Diseases system (ICD-10) / Michael C. Roberts and Spencer C. Evans --
Taking a client's sexual history / Judith C. White --
Screening for sexual offender risk / David Medoff and Sarah J. Sternlieb --
Assessing personality disorders / Whitney L. Gore and Thomas A. Widiger. Part II. Psychological testing --
Adult neuropsychological assessment / Aaron P. Nelson and Margaret O'Connor --
Developmental neuropsychological assessment / Jane Holmes Bernstein, Betsy Kammerer, and Celiane Rey-Casserly --
Assessment and intervention for executive dysfunction / Robert M. Roth, Peter K. Isquith, and Gerard A. Gioia --
Assessing and managing concussion / Gerard A. Gioia --
Assessing MMPI-2 profile validity / James N. Butcher --
Interpreting clinical scale scores on the MMPI-2 / John R. Graham --
Interpreting supplementary scales of the MMPI-2 / Roger L. Greene and Lacey M. Sommers --
Understanding and using the MMPI-2-RF / Yossef S. Ben-Porath --
Interpreting the family of Millon clinical inventories / Seth Grossman and Theodore Millon --
Interpreting test scores and their percentile equivalents / Thomas P. Hogan --
Locating information about psychological tests and measures / Thomas P. Hogan --
Applying Rorschach assessment / Irving B. Weiner --
Assessing the quality of a psychological testing report / Gerald P. Koocher and Celiane Rey-Casserly. Part III. Individual adult treatment --
Compendium of psychotherapy treatment manuals / Michael J. Lambert --
Compendium of empirically supported treatments / Dianne L. Chambers and E. David Klonsky --
Compendium of treatment adaptations / John C. Norcross and Bruce E. Wampold --
Compendium of evidence-based therapy relationships / John C. Norcross and Michael J. Lambert --
Applying the stages of change / James O. Prochaska, John C. Norcross, and Carlo C. Diclemente --
Enhancing patient adherence to treatment / M. Robin Dimatteo --
Treating and managing care of the suicidal patient / Bruce Bongar and Glenn R. Sullivan --
Intervening with clients in crisis / Kenneth France --
Treating borderline personality disorder / Kenneth N. Levy --
Treating reluctant and involuntary clients / Stanley L. Brodsky and Caroline Titcomb --
Conducting motivational interviewing / Theresa B. Moyers and Daniel J. Fischer --
Assessing and treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder / Robert J. Resnick --
Assessment and treatment of anger as a clinical problem / Raymond Digiuseppe --
Diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of female sexual dysfunctions / Leonard R. Derogatis and Lori A. Brotto --
Diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of male sexual dysfunctions / Leonard R. Derogatis and Lori A. Brotto --
Working with patients at risk for HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases / Michael P. Carey and Peter A. Vanable --
Treating women in psychotherapy / Laura S. Brown --
Psychotherapy with lesbian, gay, and bisexual clients / Kristin A. Hancock --
Practicing psychotherapy with older adults / Brian D. Carpenter and Bob G. Knight --
Managing sexual feelings for patients in psychotherapy / Kenneth S. Pope --
Improving completion of therapeutic homework / Michael A. Tompkins --
Conducting evaluations of client outcomes and satisfactions / Michael J. Lambert and Kara Cattani --
Repairing ruptures in the therapeutic alliance / Jeremy D. Safran and Catherine Boutwell --
Reducing resistance in psychotherapy / Clifton W. Mitchell --
Implementing stimulus control therapy for insomnia / Richard R. Bootzin --
Terminating psychotherapy / Oren Shefet and Rebecca Coleman Curtis --
Using hypnosis to invite relaxation / Douglas Flemons --
Working with the religiously committed client / P. Scott Richards --
Practicing psychotherapy with adults who have cognitive impairments / Kathleen B. Kortte --
Selecting a treatment format / Larry B. Feldman --
Treating the effects of psychological trauma / Laura S. Brown --
Working with patients who have been sexually abused by previous therapists and clergy / Kenneth S. Pope --
Counseling people living with HIV / Priscilla Dass-Brailsford --
Treating bipolar spectrum disorders / Elizabeth Brondolo --
Tailoring treatments to the patient's race and ethnicity / Guillermo Bernal and Melanie M. Domenech Rodríguez --
Considerations in treating people with disabilities / Rochelle Balter --
Practicing harm reduction / Andrew Tatarsky --
Therapy with victims of hate crimes / Glenda M. Russell and Christopher G. Hawkey --
Assessing and treating nonsuicidal self-injury / E. David Klonsky --
Conducting psychotherapy with clients when English is not the first language / Rafael Javier and Lillian Comas-Díaz --
Understanding sexuality in the context of disability / Linda R. Mona and Kimberly Smith --
Helping patients cope with chronic medical illness / Carol D. Goodheart and Korey K. Hood --
Locating the best research evidence for evidence-based practice / Lauren A. Maggio and Marilyn L. Tinsley --
Preventing relapse / Katie Witkiewitz. Part IV. Couples, family, and group treatment --
Recruiting, selecting, and preparing patients for interpersonal group psychotherapy / Victor J. Yalom --
Conducting parent management training / Melanie M. Nelson and Sheila M. Eyberg --
Conducting couple and family therapy / Jay L. Lebow --
Treating high-conflict couples / Susan Heitler --
Treating partner infidelity / Don-David Lusterman --
Conducting psychoeducational groups / Gary M. Burlingame and Sean Woodland --
Using genograms in assessment and therapy / Sueli S. Petry and Monica McGoldrick --
Treating bullying behaviors among youth / Susan M. Swearer --
Treating enuresis and encopresis / Patrick C. Friman --
Treating veterans and military families / Marjan Ghahramanlou-Holloway and Jennifer L. Bakalar --
Assessing and treating autism spectrum disorders / James A. Mulick and Courtney E. Rice. Part V. Child and adolescent treatment --
Treating the behaviorally disordered child / Sheila M. Eyberg --
Helping children cope with chronic mental illness / Lauren Mednick --
Engaging the reluctant adolescent / Alice K. Rubenstein --
Interviewing children about sexual abuse / Karen J. Saywitz and Joyce S. Dorado --
Treating child sexual abuse / Kathryn Kuehnle and Mary Connell. Part VI. Biology and pharmacotherapy --
Adult psychopharmacology / Christine Blasey, Joseph K. Belanoff, Charles Debattista, and Alan F. Schatzberg --
Understanding side effects and warnings in psychopharmacology / Elain Orabona Foster and Ruth Roa-Navarrete --
Pediatric psychopharmacology / Colleen A. Ryan and Michael L. Trieu --
Common drugs of abuse and their effects / Christopher J. Correia and James G. Murphy --
Herbal treatments for psychological disorders / Paula J. Biedenharn and Brian A. Kiernan --
Medical conditions that may present as psychological disorders / William J. Reed --
Normal medical laboratory values and measurement conversions / Gerald P. Koocher --
Use of height and weight assessment tools / Nancie H. Herbold and Sari Edelstein --
Dietary supplements and psychological functioning / Sari Edelstein and Nancie H. Herbold. Part VII. Self-help resources --
Recommended self-help books, autobiographies, and films / John C. Norcross and Linda F. Campbell --
Recommended homework during psychotherapy with couples and individuals / Arthur E. Jongsma, Jr. --
Recommended self-help Internet resources for patients / John M. Grohol --
Recommended online computer-assisted treatments / Luciano L'Abate. Part VIII. Ethical and legal issues --
Ethical principles of psychologists and code of conduct --
Dealing with licensing boards and ethics complaints / Gerald P. Koocher and Patricia Keith-Spiegel --
Defending against legal (malpractice and licensing) complaints / Robert Henley Woody --
Minimizing your legal liability risk following adverse events of patient threats / Jeffrey N. Younggren --
Dealing with subpoenas / Linday Childress-Beatty and Gerald P. Koocher --
Confronting an unethical colleague / Patricia Keith-Spiegel --
Recognizing, assisting, and reporting the impaired psychologist / Gary R. Schoener --
Understanding special education law / Linda Wilmshurst. Part IX. Forensic practice --
Understanding involuntary psychiatric hospitalization / Stuart A. Anfang and Paul S. Appelbaum --
Applying standards for use of physical restraint and seclusion / Thomas Graf --
Understanding legal terms of special interest in mental health practice / Gerald P. Koocher --
Applying the duty to protect and warn / James L. Werth, Jr. and Jennifer Stroup --
Preparing and giving expert testimony / Stanley L. Brodsky and Tess M.S. Neal --
Evaluating competence to stand trial / Carla A. Lourenco --
Conducting a child custody evaluation / Robin M. Deutsch --
Assessing and responding to aggressive and threatening clients / Leon Vandecreek. Part X. Financial and insurance matters --
Handling money matters and gifts in psychological practice / Jeffrey E. Barnett and Allison J. Shale --
Understanding professional liability insurance / Bruce E. Bennett --
Managing your managed care contracts / Gerald P. Koocher --
Setting fees for psychological services / Kavita J. Shah and John C. Norcross --
Navigating adverse managed care decisions / Katherine C. Nordal and Shirley Ann Higuchi. Part XI. Practice management --
Making good referrals / Steven Walfish and Jeffrey Zimmerman --
Prototype mental health records / Gerald P. Koocher --
Fulfilling informed consent responsibilities / Kenneth S. Pope --
Elements of authorization forms to release or request client's records / Edward Zuckerman --
Understanding fundamentals of the HIPAA privacy rule / Alan C. Nessman --
Common clinical abbreviations and symbols / John C. Norcross and Brian A. Zaboski --
Creating a professional living will for psychologists / Stephen A. Ragusea --
Understanding statistics in the research literature / William F. Chaplin and Niketa Kumar --
Selecting and relying on an attorney / Robert Henley Woody --
Managing real-time telepsychology practice / Eve-Lynn Nelson and Teresa A. Lillis --
Optimizing the use of technology in psychology with best practice principles / Marlene M. Maheu, Joseph McMenamin, and Myron L. Pulier --
Practicing in the era of social media / Jeffrey E. Barnett and Keely Kolmes --
Finding, evaluating, and using smartphone applications / Marlene M. Maheu, Myron L. Pulier, and Sylvain Roy. Part XII. Prevention, consultation, and supervision --
Helping people cope with disasters / Eric M. Vernberg and Erin P. Hambrick --
Establishing a consultation agreement / Len Sperry --
Interacting with the media / Lilli Friedland and Florence Kaslow --
Conducting effective clinical supervision / Nicholas Ladany --
Responsibilities and liabilities in supervision / Carol A. Falender and Edward P. Shafranskie --
Cultivating relationships and coordinating care with other health professionals / John C. Linton --
Consulting on end-of-life decisions / James L. Werth, Jr. and Erica Whiting --
Psychotherapist self-care checklist / John C. Norcross and James D. Guy, Jr. --
Conducting evidence-based prevention / Sha'kema M. Blackmon and Elizabeth M. Vera.
Responsibility: editors, Gerald P. Koocher, John C. Norcross, Beverly A. Greene.


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