Psychology & Counseling

The Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science

by W Edward Craighead, Charles B Nemeroff

Publication year: 2004

Contains entries in all major categories of psychology – written by esteemed authorities in their fields. Provides comprehensive coverage from Acquired Drives to Z-score, from conduct disorders to shamanism.

Encyclopedia of Neuropsychological Disorders

by Chad A Noggle, Raymond S Dean, Arthur MacNeill Horton

Publication year: 2012

This book serves as an A-Z reference that addresses the neuropsychological aspects of 300 neurological, neuropsychiatric, and neuromedical disorders. Each entry follows a 5 section structure that will cover (1) essential features of the disorder (2)
physiological basis of the disorder (3) neuropsychological and other clinical presentation (4) assessment and diagnostic practices (5) evidence-based treatments and interventions. This book is written for clinical professionals and students in
training to aid in clinical awareness, diagnostic accuracy, and intervention successfulness. The text goes beyond the emotional and behavioral aspects of each disorder and views the broader impacts of the symptoms. This approach emphasizes the
importance of looking at the other functional impacts of these manifestations (e.g. cognitive deficits secondary to depression, orthodopaedic ambulation issues). The emphasis on neuropsychological sequelae, physiological basis, and means of diagnosing
and treating of 300 conditions across the lifespan make this the most comprehensive resource available to professionals in and around neuropsychology, neuropsychiatry and the behavioral neurosciences.

Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology

by Charles Donald Spielberger

Publication year: 2004

The Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology encompasses applications of psychological knowledge and procedures in all areas of psychology. This compendium is a major source of information for professional practitioners, researchers in psychology, and for
anyone interested in applied psychology. The topics included are, but are not limited to, aging (geropsychology), assessment, clinical, cognitive, community, counseling, educational, environmental, family, industrial/organizational, health, school,
sports, and transportation psychology. The entries drawn from the above-referenced areas provide a clear definition of topic, a brief review of theoretical basis relevant to the topic, and emphasize major areas of application.

The Edinburgh International Encyclopaedia of Psychoanalysis

by Ross M Skelton

Publication year: 2006

Contains authoritative entries on all the most important authors, practitioners, concepts, movements, schools, debates and controversies in psychoanalysis and its offspring, past and present.

Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science

by Lynn Nadel

Publication year: 2005

Contains 696 articles covering in depth the entire spectrum of the cognitive sciences. Reviewing the common themes of information and information processing, representation and computation, it also covers in depth the core areas of psychology, philosophy,
linguistics, computer science, and neuroscience. Ancillary topics such as education, economics, evolutionary biology and anthropology are also covered.

The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Family Studies

by Constance L Shehan

Publication year: 2016

This reference work examines topics related to family relationships.

The Encyclopedia of Addictions and Addictive Behaviors

by Esther Gwinnell, Christine A Adamec

Publication year: 2016

Comprehensive in scope, The Encyclopedia of Addictions and Addictive Behaviors covers many common addictions, including alcoholism, gambling, and OxyContin, as well as their relating behaviors.

The Encyclopedia of Depression

by Mark S Gold, Christine A Adamec

Publication year: 2016

Provides coverage on topics critical to understanding depression, such as the history of the disease, research, treatment options, and the role of various mental health professionals in addressing the condition.

The International Encyclopedia of Depression

by Rick E Ingram

Publication year: 2009

There is no more central topic to mental health professionals than depression. In the last 20 years, theory and research in depression has grown rapidly. The wealth of information now available on depression is enormous, but has not been summarized
into a comprehensive encyclopedia until now.: Entries include:.; Behavioral Treatment; Cognitive theories; Cognitive therapy; Epidemiology; Heredity; Personality Disorders; Double Depression; Prevention. In summarizing the vast amount of information
on depression, The International Encyclopedia of Depression serves as an important resource for research.

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Theory in Psychology

by Harold L Miller Jr.,

Publication year: 2016

This book examines the contemporary landscape of all the key theories and theorists, presenting them in the context needed to understand their strengths and weaknesses. It provides an excellent source for researching the theory of psychology.

The Sage Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender

by Kevin L Nadal

Publication year: 2017

“The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology & Gender is an innovative exploration of the intersection of gender and psychology–topics that resonate across disciplines and inform our everyday lives. This Encyclopedia looks at issues of gender, identity,
and psychological processes at the individual as well as the societal level, exploring topics such as how gender intersects with developmental processes both in infancy and childhood as well as throughout later life stages; the evolution of feminism
and the men’s movement; the ways in which gender can affect psychological outcomes and influence behavior; and more. With articles written by experts across a variety of disciplines, this encyclopedia brings insights on the psychology of gender,
through the lens of developmental science, social science, clinical and counseling psychology, sociology, and more. This encyclopedia provides librarians, students, and professionals with ready access to up-to-date information that informs some
of today’s key contemporary issues and debates.”–Provided by publisher.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health

by Kristin Key

Publication year: 2012

Provides detailed information on mental disorders and conditions. Also features entries for prescription, alternative and over-the-counter drugs, as well as the various therapies used to treat mental disorders.

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Child Development

by Brian Hopkins, Sally Linkenauger, Elena Geangu

Publication year: 2017

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Child Development remains the most authoritative and accessible account of all aspects of child development. Written by an international team of experts, its comprehensive coverage includes everything from prenatal development
to adolescence, pediatrics, theories and research methods, physical development, social and emotional development, perceptual and cognitive development, language development, psychopathology, and parenting.

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology

by Amy Wenzel

Publication year: 2017

Abnormal and clinical psychology courses are offered in psychology programs at universities worldwide, but the most recent major encyclopedia on the topic was published many years ago. Although general psychology handbooks and encyclopedias include
essays on abnormal and clinical psychology, such works do not provide students with an accessible reference for understanding the full scope of the field. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology, a 7-volume, A-Z work (print and
electronic formats), will be such an authoritative work. Its more than 1,400 entries will provide information on fundamental approaches and theories, various mental health disorders, assessment tools and psychotherapeutic interventions, and the
social, legal, and cultural frameworks that have contributed to debates in abnormal and clinical psychology.

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Theory in Counseling and Psychotherapy

by Ed Neukrug, Jim Brace-Thompson, Carole Maurer, Candice Harman

Publication year: 2015

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Theory in Counseling and Psychotherapy is a two-volume source that traces theory and examines the beginnings of counseling and psychotherapy all the way to current trends and movements. This reference work draws together a
team of international scholars that examine the global landscape of all the key counseling and psychotherapy theories and the theorists behind them while presenting them in context needed to understand their strengths and weaknesses. This is a
quick, one-stop source that gives the reader the “who, what, where, how, and why” of contemporary counseling.

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Marriage, Family, and Couples Counseling

by Jon Carlson, Shannon B Dermer

Publication year: 2016

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Marriage, Family and Couples Counseling is a new, all- encompassing, landmark work for researchers seeking to broaden their knowledge of this vast and diffuse field. Marriage and family counseling programs are established
at institutions worldwide, yet there is no current work focused specifically on family therapy. While other works have discussed various methodologies, cases, niche aspects of the field and some broader views of counseling in general, this authoritative
Encyclopedia provides readers with a fully comprehensive and accessible reference to aid in understanding counseling.

The International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality

by Patricia Whelehan, Anne Bolin

Publication year: 2015

“A comprehensive A-Z reference with over 500 entries that define sexuality from a broad biocultural perspective and show the diversity of human sexual behavior and belief systems”– Provided by publisher. “Places topics within their socio-cultural
and cross-cultural contexts while also exploring evolutionary and primatological concerns. Contains entries ranging from short definitions of scientific, clinical, cultural, and colloquial terms to extended explorations of major concepts. Covers
13 key areas of content, from clinical medicine and body modification to the language of sexuality and the history of sexology. An essential resource for students, scholars, and researchers with contributions from an international team of top
scholars and practitioners”– About this Book.

The Sage Encyclopedia of LGBTQ Studies

by Abbie E Goldberg

Publication year: 2016

This encyclopedia focuses on LGBTQ issues and identity primarily through the lenses of psychology, human development and sociology, emphasizing queer, feminist and ecological perspectives on the topic.

Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender: Men and Women in the World’s Cultures

by Carol R Ember, Melvin Ember

Publication year: 2003

The central aim of this encyclopedia is to give the reader a comparative perspective on issues involving conceptions of gender, gender differences, gender roles, relationships between the genders, and sexuality. The encyclopedia is divided into two
sections: Topics and Cultures. The combination of topical overviews and varying cultural portraits is what makes this encyclopedia a unique reference work for students, researchers and teachers interested in gender studies and cross-cultural variation
in sex and gender.