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Textbooks

  1. What Therapists Say and Why They Say It, Second Edition

    What Therapists Say and Why They Say It, 2nd ed, is one of the most practical and flexible textbooks available to counseling students. The new edition includes more than one hundred techniques and more than a thousand specific therapeutic responses that elucidate, in the most concrete possible way, not just why but how to practice good therapy. Transcripts show students how to integrate and develop content during sessions, and practice exercises help learners develop, discuss, combine, and customize various approaches to working with clients.

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  2. The Heart of Counseling, Second Edition

    "The Heart of Counseling is one of the most important texts in counseling and psychotherapy in many years. The latest research in the field demonstrates that the therapeutic relationship is vital for success in counseling and psychotherapy. Jeffrey and Nancy Cochran’s book is simply the best available for explaining how to build and maintain the therapeutic relationship throughout the course of counseling. It is filled with numerous examples and practical advice that make it a valuable text for counseling students, practicing counselors, and counselor educators."—Howard Kirschenbaum, EdD, author of The Life and Work of Carl Rogers and Values Clarification in Counseling and Psychotherapy

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New Titles

  1. Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Integration

    NEW    Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Integration traces the history of efforts to integrate psychoanalysis with other psychotherapeutic modalities, beginning with the early analysts, including Ferenczi and Rank, and continuing on to the present day. It explores the potential for integration made possible by contemporary developments in theory and technique that are fundamental to a relational psychoanalytic approach.
     

  2. God, Freud and Religion

    Just Published   Did God create man or did man create God? In this book, Dianna Kenny examines religious belief through a variety of perspectives – psychoanalytic, cognitive, neuropsychological, sociological, historical and psychiatric – to provide a coherent account of why people might believe in God.

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Professional

  1. Dissociation in Traumatized Children and Adolescents

    NEW  Dissociation in Traumatized Children and Adolescents presents a series of unique and compelling case studies written by some of the foremost international experts in the study of dissociation in young people.

  2. Treating Disruptive Disorders

    Just Published    "In this much-needed volume, Dr. Kapalka not only assembles an army of experts in the field to add to the clinical body of knowledge required to discern nuances between these two therapeutic options in the treatment of disruptive disorders, he also offers practical guidelines, based upon sound theoretical considerations, to bridge the gap until more solid experimental evidence evolves in the field." Mark Muse, EdD, ABPP, MP, author of the Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Psychologists

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Research & Reference

  1. Psychology Revivals: Bringing Out-of-Print Books Back to Life

    Imogen Burch is the editor for Psychology Revivals, Psychology Library Editions, and Routledge Library Editions in Mental Health. We caught up with Imogen in the Taylor & Francis office in Hove to find out more about the program.

  2. Rediscover tandfebooks.com - have you heard what’s new?

    With over 50,000 eBooks across the humanities, social sciences and education, Taylor & Francis eBooks provides direct access to a wealth of quality academic content for research and study.

    New for 2015! All titles purchased by your institution from March 1st 2015 will be DRM-free, meaning that you can access, print, and copy and paste without any restrictions at all. In addition, new powerful filtered search enables you to effortlessly reach the most relevant content. Rediscover how tandfebooks can help you!

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General Interest

  1. Psychoanalysis in an Age of Accelerating Cultural Change

    NEW    Psychoanalysis in an Age of Accelerating Cultural Change: Spiritual Globalization addresses the current status of mental health work in the public and private sectors. The careful, thorough, approach to the individual person characteristic of psychoanalysis is mostly the province of an affluent few. 

  2. Author of the Month March 2015: Bill McHenry and Jim McHenry

    Bill McHenry and Jim McHenry, co-authors of What Therapists Say and Why They Say It, are the Routledge Mental Health Authors of the Month for March 2015.  Bill McHenry, PhD, is the dean of graduate studies and research at Texas A&M University-Texarkana. Jim McHenry, EdD, was a professor at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania for 32 years and is now a semi-retired professor emeritus.  

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News

  1. Free eBook on Coping with Eating Disorders

    Download the free e-book Eating Disorders: Coping with Everyday Challenges, a collection of hand-selected content from some our top titles and leading experts.

  2. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Routledge

    No matter what your relationship status, Routledge can provide resources to help you revamp and invigorate any connection this Valentine's Day!

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New textbooks in established subject areas for students at all stages of their degree

Course Guides

The courses below offer a listing of the most current textbooks from Routledge Counseling. You can also continue browsing our complete catalog of textbook options. If you'd like to consult with one of our representatives, browse our contact listings.

Companion Websites

Many of our key textbooks and course books have companion websites that provide additional resources to educators and students such as; information, downloads, tools and supplemental materials for the books they accompany.
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Conferences, exhibits and events we will be attending in the near future

March 2015

Mar 26 ~ Psychotherapy Networker

April 2015

Apr 24 ~ BACP Practitioner’s Conference

May 2015

May 15 ~ BACP Research Conference 2015

July 2015

Jul 1 ~ Coaching at Work

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