Category: Physiological & Neuro-psychology, Biopsychology

Overcome Your Fear of Flying
Fear of flying is common, affecting up to 30% of the adult population. This book, written by two psychologists and a pilot, looks at effective skills and techniques you can use to help reduce the anxiety commonly associated with...

06.09.2012

Management of the Motor Disorders of Children with Cerebral Palsy
This entirely rewritten edition presents a worldwide overview of the optimal approach to treatment of children with cerebral palsy. Coverage includes the coordination of care and the management team; the types of cerebral palsy;...

28.05.2011

Models of Information Processing in the Basal Ganglia
Recent years have seen a remarkable expansion of knowledge about the anatomical organization of the part of the brain known as the basal ganglia, the signal processing that occurs in these structures, and the many relations both...

20.09.2017

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders
Get the tools you need to evaluate, diagnose, and treat patients with neurogenic communication disorders! Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders, 8th Edition provides a solid foundation in the neurology of...

04.11.2016

Evidence-based Treatment Planning for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder DVD
Mental health professionals are under growing pressure to be trained in the latest in Evidence-Based Practice (EBP). In Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder DVD, Drs. Art Jongsma and Timothy Bruce...

03.05.2012

The Brain's Sense of Movement
The neuroscientist Alan Berthoz experimented on Russian astronauts in space to answer these questions: how does weightlessness affect motion? how are motion and three-dimensional space perceived? In this book, the author...

28.12.2016

Embracing the Fear : Learning to Manage Anxiety and Panic Attacks
A compassionate look into managing anxiety disorders, simple phobias, panic disorders, and agoraphobia, Embracing the Fear offers effective techniques in visualization, meditation, and inner-dialogue. A compassionate look into...

14.07.2012

Unburdening Souls at the Speed of Thought : Psychology, Christianity, and the Transforming Power of Emdr
"Unburdening Souls at the Speed of Thought" is about the transformative journey to wholeness that was modeled by Christ and is accelerated by a ground-breaking therapy known as EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and...

31.07.2013

Human Cognitive Neuropsychology
Cognitive neuropsychology seeks to understand impairments of specific cognitive functions in relation to a model of normal cognitive processing. The conclusions drawn from the study of abnormal processes are in turn used in the...

27.11.2011

Handbook of Brain Connectivity
Our contemporary understanding of brain function is deeply rooted in the ideas of the nonlinear dynamics of distributed networks. Cognition and motor coordination seem to arise from the interactions of local neuronal networks,...

20.12.2012

History of Cognitive Neuroscience
History of Cognitive Neuroscience documents the major neuroscientific experiments and theories over the last century and a half in the domain of cognitive neuroscience, and evaluates the cogency of the conclusions that have been...

05.10.2016

Your Innovator Brain : The Truth about ADHD
This is the story of how I discovered The Innovator Brain as a breakthrough for people incorrectly labeled ADHD. It's a guide to living a fulfilling, confident life through understanding the true nature of one's...

25.03.2016

The Science and the Myth of Melanin : Exposing the Truths

20.02.2017

Human Cognitive Neuropsychology
Cognitive neuropsychology seeks to understand impairments of specific cognitive functions in relation to a model of normal cognitive processing. The conclusions drawn from the study of abnormal processes are in turn used in the...

29.12.2014

The Future of the Mind : The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
Michio Kaku, the New York Times bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible and Physics of the Future tackles the most fascinating and complex object in the known universe: the human brain. The Future of the Mind brings a...

04.10.2015

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
This volume disseminates knowledge about the most advanced practices and techniques in the rehabilitation of neuropsychological deficits, covering both specific neuropsychological domains and approaches in neurorehabilitation....

10.03.2014

The Self and Identity in Rehabilitation : A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
This special issue brings together developments in neurological, psychological and social understanding of sense of self and identity in neuropsychological rehabilitation. Following brain injury and in the context of...

03.11.2017

How Your Brain Works : Inside the most complicated object in the known universe
Ever wondered what's going on inside your head?You are your brain. Everything that makes you you, and all your experiences of the world, are somehow conjured up by 1.4 kilograms of grey matter inside your skull. That might...

04.11.2015

Neuropsychology
If one envisages neuroscience as a pyramid, with the more mole- lar disciplines forming the base and the more integrative d- ciplines positioned above, then neuropsychology clearly would be near the tip. Neuropsychology seeks to...

20.12.2013

Methodological and Biostatistical Foundations of Clinical Neuropsychology and Medical and Health Disciplines
The goal of the second edition is to introduce the advance undergraduate or graduate student and more seasoned research scientists in any of the allied health sciences to a wide array of methodological and biostatistical issues,...

23.01.2013

Treating Trauma-Related Dissociation : A Practical, Integrative Approach
Therapists around the world ask similar questions and struggle with similar challenges treating highly dissociative patients. This book arose not only out of countless hours of treating patients with dissociative disorders, but...

03.06.2016

NLP for Parents
Would you like to; be confident; be able to say 'no' and feel OK about it; be aware of the choices available; be solution focussed, calm and controlled; And learn some great skills to pass on to your kids? If so, this...

12.09.2017

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Three distinguished experts share cutting-edge insights on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), showing why it occurs, how it affects the development and existence of those it impacts, and how it can be treated. * A chronology...

22.01.2017

Treatment of Stuttering : Established and Emerging Interventions
Treatment of Stuttering: Established and Emerging Interventions is a comprehensive textbook and clinical reference for speech pathologists in all major intervention strategies for stuttering. The book emphasizes evidence-based...

05.03.2012

The Treatment of Anxiety & Panic with Bach Flower Remedies
Book Title The Treatment of Anxiety & Panic with Bach Flower Remedies The Author Estella Ritter, B.F.R.P. Book Category Self Help, Alternative Medicine Book Description Practical, comprehensive help for stress related...

04.08.2015

Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?
From world-renowned biologist and primatologist Frans de Waal comes this groundbreaking work on animal intelligence destined to become a classic.What separates your mind from an animal's? Maybe you think it's your...

07.10.2015

Helping Your Depressed Teenager : A Guide for Parents and Caregivers
"The authors have produced a very readable, extremely well informed and comprehensive book that will add greatly to the knowledge base of interested parents. This book is strongly recommended." --Stewart Gable, MD...

24.12.2012

The Neuropsychology Handbook
The new edition of this basic reference for the practicing clinical and behavioral neuropsychologist and text for graduate student expands its coverage of the major areas in which clinical neuropsychologists work. Specific areas...

04.01.2015

Unternehmen Gehirn: Auf Effizienz Ausgerichtet
Viele Menschen glauben, ihr Verstand würde mit dem Alter schlechter werden - ganz automatisch und ohne dass man etwas dagegen tun könnte. Oder es wären genetische Faktoren, die über Intelligenz oder Kreativität entscheiden. Dies...

27.01.2012

Musicality of Human Brain through Fractal Analytics
This book provides a comprehensive overview of how fractal analytics can lead to the extraction of interesting features from the complex electroencephalograph (EEG) signals generated by Hindustani classical music. It...

02.08.2012

The Brain Fix : What's the Matter with Your Gray Matter: Improve Your Memory, Moods, and Mind
Do you feel anxious, frazzled, or fatigued? Are you struggling with addiction, attention deficits, depression, or compulsive behaviors? Could your mind or memory be sharper? If so, these are tell-tale signs that your brain could...

23.12.2011

Into the Silent Land : Travels in Neuropsychology
Into the Silent Land is a collection of case studies and short tutorials on neuropsychology, which is the science of analyzing the relationship between personality, performance, and the anatomical and physiological structure of...

14.12.2013

Autobiographical Memory and Emotional Disorder : A Special Issue of Memory
For those suffering from emotional disorders such as posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or depression aspects of the personal past can dominate conscious experience in tenacious and toxic ways. For example, memories of...

20.09.2012

Overcoming Specific Phobia (Therapist Protocol) : A Hierarchy and Exposure-Based Protocol for the Treatment of All Specific Phobias
Effective protocols save time, increase the probability of obtaining good results, make it easier to train and supervise new therapists, and satisfy the needs of third parties to know that the proposed treatment follows the best...

25.01.2012

A Practical Guide to Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) for Work
Stand out from the crowd and achieve better results. Identify and develop the patterns of thought and behaviour which are beneficial to you, helping you to succeed in the workplace by using neurolinguistic programming...

25.07.2011

Complex Movement Behaviour: Volume 50 : 'The' Motor-Action Controversy
The major focus of this book is on the differences between ecological approaches to action (`action theories'), and theories on motor control and learning couched in terms of information processing (`motor theories')....

09.11.2012

Cognitive Therapy of Anxiety Disorders - a Practice Manual & Conceptual Guide
Cognitive therapies are based on the idea that behavior and emotions result largely from an individual's appraisal of a situation, and are therefore influenced by that individual's beliefs, assumptions and images. This...

23.03.2012

Your Body Speaks Its Mind
This book is about the emotional language and biological language of the body, which Keleman puts together. He says, We do not have bodies, we are our bodies. Emotional reality and biological ground are the same and cannot, in...

16.05.2016

Treatment of Chronic Medical Conditions : Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Strategies and Integrative Treatment Protocols
As the population ages, physicians are turning to psychotherapists to help the increasing number of patients who are struggling with chronic illnesses. To provide effective and appropriate treatment to these patients requires...

12.05.2016

Accessing the Healing Power of the Vagus Nerve : Self-Help Exercises for Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, and Autism
Accessing the Healing Power of the Vagus Nerve is a practical guide to understanding the cranial nerves as the key to our psychological and physical wellbeing. Drawing from the polyvagal theory of Stephen Porges--one of the...

27.01.2013

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy Scripted Protocols and Summary Sheets : Treating Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Mood-Related Conditions
EMDR Therapy is a psychotherapy approach based on standard procedures and protocols. This book is an important resource that focuses on applying EMDR therapy to anxiety, obsessive-compulsive, and mood-related conditions, using...

28.01.2012

Memory and Mind : A Festschrift for Gordon H. Bower
A comprehensive overview of the current state of research on memory and mind, this book captures the career and influence of Gordon H. Bower (as told by 22 of his students and colleagues), showing how Bower's research and...

12.09.2012

Aphasie : Wege Aus Dem Sprachdschungel
Plotzlich sprachlos sein heisst fur viele Patienten mit Aphasie, in einem Dschungel aus Buchstaben, Wortern und Satzen sich zurechtfinden zu mussen. Welche Wege konnen Sie als Sprachtherapeut gemeinsam mit Ihren Patienten...

31.03.2013

Perceiving in Depth, Volume 3 : Other Mechanisms of Depth Perception
Perceiving in Depth is a sequel to Binocular Vision and Stereopsis and to Seeing in Depth, both by Ian P. Howard and Brian J. Rogers. This three-volume work is much broader in scope than previous texts and includes mechanisms of...

25.11.2011

Awareness : Biorhythms, Sleep and Dreaming
An accessible description of sleep and dreaming and the daily and seasonal rhythms that our bodies are subject to.

25.08.2014

The Cognitive Neuroscience of Vision
In this clear and engagingly written book, Martha Farah presents the first comprehensive overview of the cognitive neuroscience of vision.Beginning with the transformation of light images into neural images within the eye, Farah...

31.08.2014

El vórtice : la ley de la atracción en nuestras relaciones

03.12.2012

Brain-Based Parenting : The Neuroscience of Caregiving for Healthy Attachment
In this groundbreaking exploration of the brain mechanisms behind healthy caregiving, attachment specialist Daniel A. Hughes and veteran clinical psychologist Jonathan Baylin guide readers through the intricate web of neuronal...

20.11.2014

Eating, Sleeping, and Sex : Perspectives in Behavioral Medicine
The lack of balance and the failure of regulation in life has traditionally been recognized in such extreme symbolic acts as overconscientiousness or a criminal lack of conscience. This volume shows how the neurotic process...

04.01.2012

Applied Topics in Health Psychology
This selection of in-depth, critical and comprehensive chapters on topical issues in applied health psychology features the work of key researchers and practitioners in the Australasian health system and deals with both...

13.08.2016

Transforming Generalized Anxiety : An emotion-focused approach
Transforming Generalized Anxiety: An Emotion Focused Approach examines an approach to treating generalised anxiety disorder (GAD) which attempts to uncover the deeper, underlying emotional experiences that clients are afraid of....

15.10.2016

The Basal Ganglia : Novel Perspectives on Motor and Cognitive Functions
This groundbreaking text takes current knowledge of the basal ganglia far from well-known motor-based models to a more inclusive understanding of deep-brain structure and function. Synthesizing diverse perspectives from across...

01.07.2012

Overcoming Perfectionism : Finding the Key to Balance and Self-Acceptance
Anything worth doing is worth doing well. Practice makes perfect. Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing. Failure is not an option. In today's perfection-obsessed culture, these are the maxims we live by....

11.08.2016

Aphasia Rehabilitation: Clinical Challenges
Aphasia Rehabilitation: Clinical Challenges focuses on specific aphasia symptoms and clinical issues that present challenges for rehabilitation professionals. Contributed by experts in the field, each chapter presents a...

14.04.2015

Specific Phobias : Clinical Applications of Evidence-Based Psychotherapy
Outcome research has identified exposure-based intervention as a promising approach to treating specific phobias, the most common of anxiety disorders. In session-by-session format, Drs. Bruce and Sanderson introduce key...

26.07.2015

Multisensory Rooms and Environments : Controlled Sensory Experiences for People with Profound and Multiple Disabilities
This unique, fully photocopiable resource offers guidance and materials to aid those developing multisensory environments - artificially engineered spaces that encourage relaxation, social skills and learning by stimulating the...

25.06.2016

Dyslexia in Context : Research, Policy and Practice
This book highlights the most recent developments in the area of research, policy and practice. All the authors are well known in the field of dyslexia and they will offer significant contributions at the forthcoming BDA...

19.05.2017

Prolonged Exposure Therapy for PTSD: Therapist Guide : Emotional processing of traumatic experiences
This guide gives clinicians the information they need to treat clients who exhibit the symptoms of PTSD. It is based on the principles of Prolonged Exposure Therapy, the most scientifically-tested and proven treatment that has...

29.01.2017

Dyslexia : Theory, Assessment and Support

09.12.2012

The Dopamine Receptors
As sites of action for drugs used to treat schizophrenia and Parkinson's disease, dopamine receptors are among the most validated drug targets for neuropsychiatric disorders. Dopamine receptors are also drug targets or...

01.08.2015

Gentling : A Practical Guide to Treating Ptsd in Abused Children
Breakthrough Treatment Offers New Hope for Recovery "Gentling" represents a new paradigm in the therapeutic approach to children who have experienced physical, emotional, and sexual abuse and have acquired Post...

25.01.2012

Behavioral Neuroscience of Drug Addiction
Drug addiction is a chronically relapsing mental illness involving severe motivational disturbances and loss of behavioral control leading to personal dev- tation. The disorder af?icts millions of people, often co-occurring with...

12.06.2011

Direct versus Indirect Realism : A Neurophilosophical Debate on Consciousness
Direct versus Indirect Realism: A Neurophilosophical Debate on Consciousness brings together leading neuroscientists and philosophers to explain and defend their theories on consciousness. The book offers a one-of-a-kind look at...

11.11.2015

Who Needs Emotions? : The brain meets the robot
The idea that some day robots may have emotions has captured the imagination of many and has been dramatized by robots and androids in such famous movies as 2001: A Space Odyssey's HAL or Star Trek's Lt. Commander...

27.08.2013

Hypochondriasis and Health Anxiety
Cognitive-behavioral therapy is now the treatment of choice for individuals with health anxiety and related problems. The latest research shows that it results in reductions in health-related worries, reassurance-seeking...

11.01.2012

Brain Power : Improve Your Mind as You Age
Virtually everyone fears mental deterioration as they age. But in the past thirty years neuroscientists have discovered that the brain is actually designed to improve throughout life. How can you encourage this improvement?...

21.01.2018

Neurosculpting for New Habits : Brain-Changing Practices to End Self-Defeating Behaviors and Create Healthy Ones
Tools for Harnessing Your Brain s Innate Power to Learn New Habits What is the number one factor for determining career success and personal fulfillment? The answer isn t genius, willpower, or passion it s habit. The human...

13.07.2011

Case Studies in Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
After a discussion of current theory and research findings relating to rehabilitation of brain injury, this book presents 20 case studies of adults with severe brain injuries sustained several years earlier. The causes of their...

10.09.2017

The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Neuroscience, Volume 1 : Core Topics
Cognitive neuroscience has grown into a rich and complex discipline, some 35 years after the term was coined. Given the great expanse of the field, an inclusive and authoritative resource such as this handbook is needed for...

29.10.2012

Depersonalization : A New Look at a Neglected Syndrome
Depersonalization is a dissociative disorder, causing alteration in the perception or experience of the self and a detachment from reality. This is a fascinating and clinically relevant phenomenon neglected within psychiatry....

03.11.2013

Automatic Speech Signal Analysis for Clinical Diagnosis and Assessment of Speech Disorders
Automatic Speech Signal Analysis for Clinical Diagnosis and Assessment of Speech Disorders provides a survey of methods designed to aid clinicians in the diagnosis and monitoring of speech disorders such as dysarthria and...

21.08.2015

School Neuropsychology : A Practitioner's Handbook
This important resource presents the latest information on brain-behavior relationships and describes ways school practitioners can apply neuropsychological principles in their work with children. Bridging the gap between...

08.01.2013

Voice Therapy : Clinical
Voice Therapy: Clinical Case Studies, now in its fourth edition, has been extensively revised and updated and is replete with new clinical case examples of voice therapy techniques from master clinicians in the field. Through...

06.08.2017

The "Scientific American" Day in the Life of Your Brain : A 24 Hour Journal of What's Happening in Your Brain as You Sleep, Dream, Wake Up, Eat, Work, Play, Fight, Love, Worry, Compete, Hope, Make Important Decisions, Age and Change
Have you ever wondered what's happening in your brain as you go through a typical day and night? This fascinating book presents an hour-by-hour round-the-clock journal of your brain's activities. Drawing on the...

07.02.2017

Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder DVD
Mental health professionals are under growing pressure to be trained in the latest in Evidence-Based Practice (EBP). In Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder DVD, Drs. Art Jongsma and Timothy Bruce...

30.01.2016

The Neuropsychology of Psychopathology
This clinical reference offers an advanced discussion of the neuropsychological impact and features of the various forms of psychopathology. Focus is on the neuropathological and pathophysiological bases of these disorders,...

08.02.2014

Disgust and its Disorders : Theory, Assessment, and Treatment Implications
Disgust and Its Disorders: Theory, Assessment, and Treatment Implications thoughtfully examines the role of disgust in psychopathology by highlighting important theoretical and methodological developments and discussing recent...

07.11.2011

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) : Basic Principles, Protocols, and Procedures
This volume provides the definitive guide to Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), the psychotherapeutic approach developed by Francine Shapiro. EMDR is one of the most widely investigated treatments for...

11.12.2012

Visual Population Codes : Toward a Common Multivariate Framework for Cell Recording and Functional Imaging
Vision is a massively parallel computational process, in which the retinal image is transformed over a sequence of stages so as to emphasize behaviorally relevant information (such as object category and identity) and...

30.08.2013

Anxiety, Phobias and Panic : A Step-by-Step Programme for Regaining Control of Your Life
Struggling with Anxiety, Phobias, or Panic Attacks? Discover Proven Strategies that can Help You Conquer Fear and Take Charge of Your Life! Are you one of the nineteen million Americans who suffer from anxiety-related problems?...

06.02.2012

The Behavioural and Emotional Complications of Traumatic Brain Injury
It is difficult to imagine what it must be like for someone following the personal crisis and catastrophe that ensues as a result of a serious traumatic brain injury (TBI). The individual is confronted with a huge range of...

03.03.2013

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation : The International Handbook
This outstanding new handbook offers unique coverage of all aspects of neuropsychological rehabilitation. Compiled by the world's leading clinician-researchers, and written by an exceptional team of international...

02.08.2015

The Stress-Proof Brain : Master Your Emotional Response to Stress Using Mindfulness and Neuroplasticity
Stress is, unfortunately, a natural part of life-especially in our busy and hectic modern times. But you don't have to let it get in the way of your health and happiness. Studies show that the key to coping with stress is...

05.04.2015

Passion and Reason : Making Sense of Our Emotions
In Passion and Reason, Lazarus draws on his four decades of pioneering research to bring readers the first book to move beyond both clinical jargon and 'feel-good' popular psychology. In plain, accessible language,...

26.09.2011

How Intelligence Happens
Human intelligence is among the most powerful forces on earth. It builds sprawling cities, vast cornfields, coffee plantations, and complex microchips; it takes us from the atom to the limits of the universe. Understanding how...

25.06.2016

Evidence-based Treatment Planning for Eating Disorders and Obesity DVD
Mental health professionals are under growing pressure to be trained in the latest in Evidence-Based Practice (EBP). In the Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Eating Disorders and Obesity DVD, Drs. Art Jongsma and Tim Bruce...

30.12.2016

Placebo Effects : Basic Mechanisms and Clinical Applications
This compendium by leading experts presents the latest findings on this complex psychobiological process. It provides insights into the underlying mechanisms and the neurobiological foundation of the placebo effect and shows how...

28.12.2015

The Body Has a Mind of it's Own : How Body Maps in Your Brain Help You Do (almost) Everything Better
Your body has a mind of its own. You know it's true. You can sense it, even though it may be hard to articulate. You know that your body is more than a vehicle for your brain to cruise around in, but how deeply are mind and...

09.06.2015

Huntington's Disease : Causes, Tests, and Treatments
Huntington's disease, which is also known as Huntington's chorea, is a progressive genetic autosomal disorder of the central nervous system that is caused by the degeneration and loss of brain cells. If you or a loved...

21.07.2016

Rewire : Change Your Brain to Break Bad Habits, Overcome Addictions, Conquer Self-Destructive Behavior
The bestselling author of Undoing Depression offers a brain-based guide to help us finally get rid of the bad habits that plague usWe humans tend to get in our own way time and time again--whether it comes to not speaking up...

28.07.2012

Independence and Integration of Perception and Action : A Special Issue of Visual Cognition
The remarkable complexity and sophistication of our perceptual systems have evolved for ultimately one purpose - to promote efficient and effective action within a constantly changing environment. Traditionally, the route from...

18.08.2014

An Alchemy of Mind
Does the mind reflect or dictate what the body sees and feels? What is the language of emotion? Is memory a function of our imaginations? Are we all just out of our minds? In this ambitious and enlightening work, Diane...

23.08.2015

The Neuropsychology of Everyday Life: Assessment and Basic Competencies
For a period of some fifteen years following completion of my internship training in clinical psychology (1950-1951) at the Washington University School of Medicine and my concurrent successful navigation through that...

18.12.2015

The Astrological Body Types Face, Form and Expression (Revised and Expanded Edition)
This third revision of a now classic text is most complete compendium of Astrological Body Types available anywhere. This volume delights readers with over 80 illustrations and detailed descriptions by the author accurately...

15.01.2017

Suggestible You
This riveting narrative explores the world of placebos, hypnosis, false memories and neurology to reveal the groundbreaking science of our suggestible minds. Could the secrets to personal health lie within our own brains?...

05.02.2017

What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite
Author David DiSalvo presents evidence from evolutionary and social psychology, cognitive science, neurology, and even marketing and economics to prove that what your brain wants is frequently not what your brain needs. In fact,...

13.01.2012

The Little Book of Talent : 52 Tips for Improving Your Skills
Daniel Coyle spent the last few years traveling around the world and meeting with top coaches, teachers and neurologists in order to unlock the secret of how greatness happens. Now, he has taken his groundbreaking research and...

22.04.2012

Overcoming Panic and Agoraphobia : A Self-Help Guide Using Cognitive Behavioral Techniques
A Books on Prescription Title Overcome the crippling effects of panic attacks and agoraphobia Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed by feelings of panic that seem to come from nowhere and yet feel terrifyingly real? Do you avoid...

17.09.2017

The Art of Thinking Clearly
The Art of Thinking Clearly by world-class thinker and entrepreneur Rolf Dobelli is an eye-opening look at human psychology and reasoning - essential reading for anyone who wants to avoid "cognitive errors" and make...

29.01.2017

Functional Analysis in Clinical Treatment
With the ongoing pressures for psychologists to practice evidence-based care, and the requirement insurance carriers have both for treatment goals, measurement of outcomes, and a focus on brief therapy, functional analysis...

03.09.2017

Consciousness and the Social Brain
What is consciousness and how can a brain, a mere collection of neurons, create it? In Consciousness and the Social Brain, Princeton neuroscientist Michael Graziano lays out an audacious new theory to account for the deepest...

09.10.2017

Case Studies in Epilepsy : Common and Uncommon Presentations
Clinical case studies have long been recognized as a useful adjunct to problem-based learning and continuing professional development. They emphasize the need for clinical reasoning, integrative thinking, problem-solving,...

07.02.2012

Cleveland Clinic Guide to Epilepsy : Essential Reading for Families
One in 10 Americans will experience a seizure in his or her lifetime. If you have had a seizure or if you're one of the 3 million Americans experiencing epilepsy, you might not know how best to cope with this common...

18.01.2012

Intelligence in the Flesh : Why Your Mind Needs Your Body Much More Than It Thinks
An enthralling exploration that upends the prevailing view of consciousness and demonstrates how intelligence is literally embedded in the palms of our hands If you think that intelligence emanates from the mind and that...

17.12.2017

Clinical Autonomic Disorders
Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this text will be the definitive reference on autonomic nervous system disorders, for practicing and academic neurologists and clinicians in such areas as cardiology and gastroenterology...

09.10.2012

Neuroscience and Education : A Philosophical Appraisal
This volume makes a philosophical contribution to the application of neuroscience in education. It frames neuroscience research in novel ways around educational conceptualizing and practices, while also taking a critical look...

01.12.2017

Forensic Neuropsychology : Fundamentals and Practice
In recent years, forensic neuropsychology has become a practice area of explosive growth and interest. This text elucidates the practice of forensic neuropsychology for those who need to understand the scope and limitations of...

10.01.2012

Astrologia y Tarot : El Juego del Autodescubrimiento
Would you like to know more about yourself? Would you like to overcome the conflicts keep you from being happy? Would you like to efficiently help others? In this book you will find a wonderful manual that will show you how to...

03.07.2014

The Oxford Handbook of Memory
Due to the advent of neuropsychology, it has become clear that there is a multiplicity of memory systems or, at the very least, of dissociably different modes of processing memory in the brain. As the Oxford Handbook of Memory...

22.05.2014

A History of Great Ideas in Abnormal Psychology: Volume 66
As indicated by its title A History of Great Ideas in Abnormal Psychology, this book is not just concerned with the chronology of events or with biographical details of great psychiatrists and psychopathologists. It has as its...

21.02.2014

Psychosis Trauma and Dissociation : Emerging Perspectives on Severe Psychopathology
In the 100 years since Eugen Bleuler unveiled his concept of schizophrenia, which had dissociation at its core, the essential connection between traumatic life events, dissociative processes and psychotic symptoms has been lost....

22.01.2015

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat : And Other Clinical Tales
In his most extraordinary audiobook, one of the great clinical writers of the twentieth century (`The New York Times`) recounts the case histories of patients lost in the bizarre, apparently inescapable world of neurological...

17.08.2016

The Haunted Self : Structural Dissociation and the Treatment of Chronic Traumatization
They typically have a wide array of symptoms, often classified under different combinations of comorbidity, which can make assessment and treatment complicated and confusing for the therapist. Many patients have substantial...

26.07.2012

Women with Epilepsy : A Practical Management Handbook
There are unique challenges to the care of women with epilepsy, including the gender-specific influences that women may experience owing to their age, hormonal status, and co-morbidities. Pregnancy is also a very important time...

09.11.2017

Technical Foundations of Neurofeedback
Technical Foundations of Neurofeedback provides, for the first time, an authoritative and complete account of the scientific and technical basis of EEG biofeedback. Beginning with the physiological origins of EEG rhythms,...

26.01.2016

Restoring Mentalizing in Attachment Relationships : Treating Trauma With Plain Old Therapy
In Restoring Mentalizing in Attachment Relationships: Treating Trauma With Plain Old Therapy, Jon G. Allen, Ph.D., argues that the incorporation of mentalizing into attachment theory and research provides a solid foundation for...

15.08.2014

Alcohol and the Adult Brain
The research literature on the impact of alcohol on the brain has seen a rapid expansion in recent years. Alcohol and the Adult Brain presents an up-to-date overview of some of the issues relevant to understanding and working...

09.01.2011

The Ultimate Guide to Sensory Processing in Children : Easy, Everyday Solutions to Sensory Challenges
Shockingly, 1 in every 20 children experiences symptoms of Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD Foundation), affecting their ability to fully participate in everyday life. When sensory processing is impaired, lights can be too...

03.08.2012

Trepanation : Discovery, History, Theory
This volume will look at the history of trepanation, the identification of skulls, the tools used to make the cranial openings, and theories as to why trepanation might have been performed many thousands of years ago. ...

01.12.2016

Sleepfaring : A journey through the science of sleep
Why do we sleep? How much sleep do we normally need, and what happens if you don't get enough of it? Professor Jim Horne finds the answers to these questions and many more in Sleepfaring, a journey through the science and...

26.10.2012

A User's Guide to the Brain
John Ratey, bestselling author and clinical professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, lucidly explains the human brain s workings, and paves the way for a better understanding of how the brain affects who we are. Ratey...

10.11.2013

Time-to-Contact: Volume 135
Time-to-contact is the visual information that observers use in fundamental tasks such as landing an airplane or hitting a ball. Time-to-contact has been a hot topic in perception and action for many years and although many...

22.06.2014

Motor Learning and Control: Concepts and Applications
Motor Learning and Control: Concepts and Applications provides an introductory study of motor learning and control for students who aspire to become practitioners in exercise science, physical education, and other...

16.02.2013

Working with Traumatic Memories to Heal Adults with Unresolved Childhood Trauma : Neuroscience, Attachment Theory and Pesso Boyden System Psychomotor Psychotherapy
What potential does psychotherapy have for mediating the impact of childhood developmental trauma on adult life? Combining knowledge from trauma-focused work, understandings of the developmental brain and the neurodynamics of...

26.12.2014

Evidence-based Treatment Planning for Substance Abuse DVD Workbook
There is growing pressure to ensure that patients receive care that is proven effective and subsequently, a tremendous need to train mental health practitioners in the latest in Evidence-Based Practice (EBP). Evidence-Based...

23.11.2012

The Bumper Bundle Book of Modelling : NLP Modelling Made Simple
Fran Burgess has spent the last fifteen years seeking to find ways of demystifying the process of Modelling the beating heart of NLP. So here at last is her refreshing take on the A-Z of Modelling; covering the underpinning...

28.09.2013

Integrative Approaches to Perception and Action : A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology
The special issue aims at providing a forum for empirical and theoretical research on the integration of perceptual and motor processes in the human mind. Integrative approaches to perception and action have proved fruitful in...

13.06.2011

Mindsight : Transform Your Brain with the New Science of Kindness
Daniel Siegel coined the term 'mindsight' to describe the innovative integration of brain science with the practice of psychotherapy. Using interactive examples and case histories from his clinical practice, Dr Siegel...

22.05.2016

Auditory Perception of Sound Sources
This volume covers the higher-level auditory processes that are part of animal perception. The chapters describe how humans and other animals perceive the sounds that they receive from the many sound sources existing in the...

05.08.2015

Brain Bugs : How the Brain's Flaws Shape Our Lives
The human brain may be the best piece of technology ever created, but it's far from perfect. Drawing on colorful examples and surprising research, neuroscientist Dean Buonomano exposes the blind spots and weaknesses that...

08.01.2011

8 Keys to Safe Trauma Recovery : Take-Charge Strategies to Empower Your Healing
Trauma recovery is tricky; however, there are several key principles that can help make the process safe and effective. This book gives self help readers, therapy clients, and therapists alike the skills to understand and...

04.05.2015

EMDR Toolbox : Theory and Treatment of Complex PTSD and Dissociation
This book is the first to bring together in one volume an overview of the principal issues in treatment of dissociative disorders in complex PTSD, and a description of the integration of specific EMDR-related interventions or...

30.06.2013

The Mind's Machine : Foundations of Brain and Behavior
An introductory psychology text that covers the core concepts in behavioural neuroscience, this book makes the topic accessible for students in a wide range of disciplines

05.02.2016

Neurobehavioural Disability and Social Handicap Following Traumatic Brain Injury
Neurobehavioural disability (NBD) follows many forms of serious brain injury and is a major constraint on social independence. This book brings together a group of leading academics and practising clinicians to provide an...

07.08.2014

Life Energy : Using the Meridians to Unlock the Hidden Power of Your Emotions

21.10.2011

Virtual Reality in Neuro-Psycho-Physiology : Cognitive, Clinical and Methodological Issues in Assesment and Treatment
To create successful health care applications with today's virtual environments, we must begin by asking: what are they good at? This book offers an answer to its potential readers - physicians, psychologists and health...

20.04.2013

Epigenetic Regulation in the Nervous System : Basic Mechanisms and Clinical Impact
Epigenetic Regulation in the Nervous System addresses current understanding of the roles of epigenetic processes at the molecular/cellular level, their impact on neural development and behavior, and the potential roles of these...

30.12.2017

The Birth of the Mind : How a Tiny Number of Genes Creates The Complexities of Human Thought
In The Birth of the Mind , award-winning cognitive scientist Gary Marcus irrevocably alters the nature vs. nurture debate by linking the findings of the Human Genome Project to the development of the brain. Scientists have long...

07.05.2016

Medically Unexplained Symptoms, Somatisation and Bodily Distress : Developing Better Clinical Services
Medically unexplained symptoms and somatisation are the fifth most common reason for visits to doctors in the USA, and form one of the most expensive diagnostic categories in Europe. The range of disorders involved includes...

14.12.2014

Psychobiological Approaches for Anxiety Disorders : Treatment Combination Strategies
Psychobiological Approaches for Anxiety Disorders presents a comprehensive overview of the latest empirical evidence and research results on combining pharmacological agents and CBT techniques for the treatment of anxiety...

30.03.2015

Fundamentals of NeuroIS : Information Systems and the Brain
This authored volume presents the fundamentals of NeuroIS, which is an emerging subfield within the Information Systems discipline that makes use of neuroscience and neurophysiological tools and knowledge to better understand...

11.12.2015

Narrative Exposure Therapy : A Short-Term Treatment for Traumatic Stress Disorders
Narrative Exposure Therapy (NET) is a successful and culturally universal intervention for the treatment of survivors of multiple and severe traumatic events, such as organized violence, torture, war, rape, and childhood abuse....

07.02.2015

Mood Disorders : Toward a New Psychobiology
In this book we present a conceptually integrated approach to disorders of mood. These disorders are defined narrowly as the clinical syndromes of mania and melancholia. The latter is our particular focus, for the simple reason...

23.11.2016

Neuroeconomics and Decision Making
This volume explores how and why people make judgments and decisions that have economic consequences, and what the implications are for human well-being. It provides an integrated review of the latest research from many...

06.12.2011

Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Generalized Anxiety Disorder DVD Facilitator's Guide
Authoritatively addressing the growing pressure to ensure that patients receive care that is proven effective and, subsequently, to train mental health practitioners in the latest in Evidence-Based Practice (EBP), Evidence-Based...

22.08.2011

Brain & Behavior : An Introduction to Biological Psychology
The 4th edition of Brain & Behavior: An Introduction to Biological Psychology showcases our rapidly increasing understanding of the biological foundations of behaviour, engaging students immediately with easily accessible...

12.10.2013

The Speech-Language Pathologist's Handbook for Inclusive School Practices
Every inclusive school team needs a great SLP who supports communication skills where they're needed most--in the classroom, as students with disabilities learn and participate alongside their peers. This is the practical,...

22.11.2013

Neurobiology of PTSD: From Brain to Mind
Neurobiology of PTSD outlines the basic neural mechanisms that mediate complex responses and adaptations to psychological trauma, describing how these biological processes are impaired in individuals with posttraumatic stress...

30.07.2017

Acquisition and Performance of Sports Skills
Acquisition and Performance of Sports Skills provides students with the theoretical and practical background that is necessary for an understanding of the basics of skill acquisition and performance. This understanding is...

01.01.2014

Mindsight : The New Science of Personal Transformation
Foreword by Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence This groundbreaking book, from one of the global innovators in the integration of brain science with psychotherapy, offers an extraordinary guide to the practice of...

22.09.2011

Transitions : Making Sense Of Life's Changes
Whether it is chosen or thrust upon you, change brings both opportunities and turmoil. Since first published 25 years ago, Transitions has helped hundreds of thousands of readers cope with these issues by providing an...

28.01.2014

The Creative Connection : Expressive Arts as Healing
Dr. Natalie Rogers has developed a process called the Creative Connection RM that interweaves all the expressive arts -- movement, sound, drawing, painting, writing, and guided imagery -- to tap into the deep wellspring of...

19.12.2013

The Development of SpLD : Living Confidently with Dyslexia

17.02.2015

A Condition of Doubt : The Meanings of Hypochondria
The "hypochondriac" is a complicated figure, often treated with scorn and derision, resented for making excessive demands on attention and health care resources. Lacking credibility but needing to be taken seriously,...

04.02.2011

Diagnosing Learning Disorders : A Neuropsychological Framework
From a trusted expert in the field, this authoritative work provides an accessible overview of what learning disorders are, how they develop, and how to diagnose and treat them effectively. The author presents the most current...

19.09.2011

Speech-Language Pathology Assistants : A Resource Manual
Written specifically with speech-language pathology assistants (SLPAs) in mind, Speech-Language Pathology Assistants: A Resource Manual, is a practical, easy-to-use manual that can be used by both SLPAs and SLPA educators. The...

08.02.2017

Seizures and Epilepsy
This second edition of Seizures and Epilepsy, written almost a quarter of a century after the ground-breaking first edition, is more than an update: it is a complete revision due to tremendous advances in the field. Our...

18.06.2016

The Epilepsy Prescriber's Guide to Antiepileptic Drugs
This practical and concise book is an essential reference guide for use by all clinicians and allied health professionals that treat or care for patients with epilepsy. In full color throughout, this volume presents the...

03.12.2017

The Clinician, the Brain, and 'I' : Neuroscientific findings and the subjective self in clinical practice
The clinician needs to make sense of many client experiences in the course of daily practice: do these experiences reflect the simple product of complex neurochemical activity, or do they represent another dynamic involving the...

23.03.2014

Anxiety Disorders : The Go-To Guide for Clients and Therapists
Anxiety disorders are the number-one psychiatric problem in the United States, yet many clients who suffer from anxiety do not get effective counseling, and they often end therapy without successful amelioration of their...

03.11.2017

Zizek's Politics
A critical introduction to the political thought of one of the most important, original and enigmatic philosophers writing today. Zizek's Politics provides an original interpretation and defence of the Slovenian...

13.11.2012

Towards a Theoretical Neuroscience: from Cell Chemistry to Cognition
The book explains how to understand cognition in terms of brain anatomy, physiology and chemistry, using an approach adapted from techniques for understanding complex electronic systems. These techniques create hierarchies of...

02.02.2014