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Feminist Therapy (Theories of Psychotherapy Series)
$38.64 (with free worldwide delivery)
In this second edition of her popular book, Laura S. Brown reviews the history, theory, empirical basis, and practice of feminist therapy, a groundbreaking approach that not only listens to, but privileges, the voices and experiences of those who have been defined as “other” by dominant cultures. Feminist therapy has evolved significantly from its early days.
The Psychology of Sex
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The Psychology of Sex takes you on a tour through the different ways that psychologists have created and sustained certain understandings of sex and sexuality.
Rewriting the Rules: An Anti Self-Help Guide to Love, Sex and Relationships
$14.95 (with free worldwide delivery)
This book considers how the rules are being ‘rewritten’ in various ways, giving you the power to find an approach that best fits your situation.
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Menopause: The One-Stop Guide: The best practical guide to understanding and living with the menopause
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Menopause: The One-Stop Guide explains the changes which are occurring and advises on steps one can take to make life easier during this time of change. With clear and sensible information about recognising symptoms, getting help, treatment and staying positive, this guide will help those who are going through menopause, and family members who wish to better understand and offer their support.
Psychoanalytic and Psychotherapeutic Perspectives on Stepfamilies and Stepparenting
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Covering such topics as the prevalence and importance of step-mothers historically, the reasons for psychoanalytic neglect of this subject, and using clinical material drawn from work with step-mothers, children and fathers, this is a much-needed guide to working with families affected by maternal loss and alternative parenting roles.
Bodywise: weaving somatic psychotherapy, ecodharma and the Buddha in everyday life
$7.47 (with free worldwide delivery)
Kamalamani explores client work in embodied and relational ways, drawing upon her practice of Buddhism.
How to Understand Your Gender
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This down-to-earth guide is for anybody who wants to know more about gender, from its biology, history and sociology, to how it plays a role in our relationships and interactions with family, friends, partners and strangers.
Enjoy Sex (How, when and if you want to): A Practical and Inclusive Guide
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Enjoy Sex is a truly practical, friendly guide through the confusing, and sometimes alarming, world of sex and sexuality. Its radical approach puts your experience at the heart of the book, and invites you to explore what might be enjoyable to you.
Body Image: Understanding Body Dissatisfaction in Men, Women and Children
$41.13 (with free worldwide delivery)
Body Image provides a comprehensive summary of research on body image in men, women, and children drawing together research findings from the fields of psychology, sociology, clothing, and gender studies.
The Challenge of Racism in Therapeutic Practice
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The Challenge of Racism in Therapeutic Practice draws on layers of experience to guide the reader through complex intercultural issues with a voice of empathy and understanding.
Other Than Mother – Choosing Childlessness with Life in Mind: A private decision with global consequences
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Choosing to have children is a private decision with global consequences. Other Than Mother explores the decision-making process around not having children.
Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence
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Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence is ideal for clinicians working with the victims and perpetrators of intimate partner violence, for students of psychology, gender studies and social care courses and for anyone interested in the psychological forces behind violence in relationships.
Sexuality and Gender for Mental Health Professionals
$26.92 (with free worldwide delivery)
Questions of sexuality and gender affect everyone and therefore have an inevitable relevance in the consulting room. Yet with interpretations and manifestations of both varying greatly from person to person, understanding the inherent complexities of sexuality and gender can be a daunting task for the health professional. Breaking down these complexities this practical guide familiarises the reader with all of the common and many of the less common sexualities, genders and relationship forms, and explains experiences and issues relating to each.
Meditating with Character
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Meditating with Character invites the reader to get really curious about what goes on in their meditation practice, through understanding their embodying and disembodying habits.
The Uninvited Guest from the Unremembered Past: An Exploration of the Unconscious Transmission of Trauma Across the Generations
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The author’s central thesis is that we must not ignore, in our psychoanalytic practice, the impact of our ancestral history, especially if our ancestors have suffered, for their anguish can return and haunt us. It is the anguished return of traumatic experience that repeats itself across the generations and affects the way the next generation is perceived.
Telling Stories?: Attachment-Based Approaches to the Treatment of Psychosis
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Telling Stories? explores the contemporary state of affairs in the understanding and treatment of psychosis.
Forms of Vitality: Exploring Dynamic Experience in Psychology, the Arts, Psychotherapy, and Development
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In his new book, eminent psychologist – Daniel Stern, author of the classic ‘The interpersonal world of the infant’, explores the hitherto neglected topic of ‘vitality’ – that is, the force or power manifested by all living things.
Fairbairn’s Object Relations Theory in the Clinical Setting
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Here, Celani reviews Fairbairn’s five foundational papers and outlines their application in clinical settings.
Hot Flushes Cold Science: A History of the Modern Menopause
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This meticulously researched and always entertaining book traces the history of ‘the change of life’ from its appearance in classical texts, to the medical literature of the 18th century, to up-to-the-minute contemporary clinical approaches
Black Issues in the Therapeutic Process
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This unique and engaging book offers invaluable insight for all students, counsellors and health care professionals who are seeking better understanding in their work with people of black African/Caribbean origin.
Deep Equality: Living in the Flow of Natural Rhythms
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This book shows us how to free ourselves from these and think rhythmically. Using lots of examples, it helps us to attune more effectively to those ever changing equalizing forces that flow through us. Rhythms interconnect opposites, while hierarchies divide.
Trauma and Attachment
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‘This monograph contains a rich variety of material that is not usually included in traditional writings on trauma. In addition to the theoretical and clinical perspectives, poetry and storytelling join in to weave a vivid tapestry of multifaceted approaches to trauma.
The Psychology of Female Violence: Crimes Against the Body
$32.40 (with free worldwide delivery)
Explores the nature and causes of female violence from the perspectives of psychodynamic theory and forensic psychology. This book includes chapters which address central clinical issues of working with women who kill and designing therapeutic services for women in secure mental health settings.