The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology, Volume 2

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Irving B. Weiner, W. Edward Craighead
John Wiley & Sons, Jan 19, 2010 - Psychology - 528 pages
Psychologists, researchers, teachers, and students need complete and comprehensive information in the fields of psychology and behavioral science. The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology, Volume Two has been the reference of choice for almost three decades. This indispensable resource is updated and expanded to include much new material. It uniquely and effectively blends psychology and behavioral science. The Fourth Edition features over 1,200 entries; complete coverage of DSM disorders; and a bibliography of over 10,000 citations. Readers will benefit from up-to-date and authoritative coverage of every major area of psychology.
 

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Contents

Counseling 420
xvii
National Register of Health
xxi
Countertransference 422
459
Structured and Semistructured
462
Psychotherapy Research 1389
468
Neocortex 1070
474
PTSD See Posttraumatic Stress
495
Neurochemistry 1074
496
Forensic Assessment
676
Forensic Psychology
682
Fugue See Amnesia
689
Sensation Seeking 1545
694
Gender Differences
695
General Adaptation Syndrome
701
Sensory Deprivation 1548
702
Geriatric Psychology
709

Structured Clinical Interview
497
Quality of Life 1405
502
Rey Auditory Verbal Learning
510
Neuropsychological
511
Neuropsychology 1084
523
Obesity 1107
530
Superiority Feelings See
531
Schizophrenia Functional
544
Schizotypal Personality
555
Obsessions 1112
564
Symbiosis 1741
566
Occupational Interests 1121
572
Pain Disorder 1137
594
School Adjustment 1513
604
Peabody Picture Vocabulary
608
Synapses See Excitatory
609
Seizures See Epilepsy 1524
611
Self Psychology 1526
630
SelfHelp Groups 1538
636
Factorial Designs
643
Fear
651
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
657
Finland Psychology in
664
FiveFactor Model of Personality
670
SeparationIndividuation 1554
712
Gerontology
715
Gestalt Therapy
721
Gross Motor Skill Learning
727
Guilt
734
Sex Offenders 1557
740
Sex Therapy Female 1559
761
Variables in Research 1828
813
Video Applications 1830
823
Violence Risk Assessment
831
Vocational Testing 1845
846
Society for the History
881
Webers Law 1850
887
WideRange Assessment
897
Kleptomania
900
Language Comprehension
906
Latency Stage See Psychosexual
912
Learning Curves
919
Lewin Kurt 18901947
926
Likert Scales
932
Linguistics See
938
LongTerm Potentiation
944
LSD See Hallucinogen Related
950
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Irving B. Weiner, Ph.D., ABPP, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at the University of South Florida and a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and the Association for Psychological Science. He is currently President of the Society for Personality Assessment and President-elect of the Society of Clinical Psychology. He has written or authored numerous Wiley books, the most recent of which include Adolescence: A Developmental Transition (1995), Principles of Psychotherapy, 2e (1998), Adult Psychopathology Case Studies (2004), and Handbook of Forensic Psychology, 3e (2006). He also served as Editor-in-Chief of Wiley's 12-volume Handbook of Psychology (2003).

W. Edward Craighead, Ph.D., ABPP, is the Fuqua Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Psychology at Emory University. He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association. He is a past President of the Society of Clinical Psychology and the Association for the Advancement of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies. He was Editor of the journal, Behavior Therapy. He has published over 140 scholarly papers and he has written/edited 8 books including an Adult Psychopathology text with Wiley. He also served as Editor of both the full and concise versions of the 3rd Edition of The Corsini Encyclopedia.

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