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Textbooks

  1. Second Edition: Systemic Sex Therapy

    "Systemic Sex Therapy represents a revolution in the field of sex therapy and has become the gold standard for treatment of sexual problems. By treating the relationship as well as the partners, the three entities present in sex therapy are directly addressed." - Jon Carlson, Distinguished Professor, Governors State University, University Park, Illinois, USA

  2. New! Embedding Counselling and Communication Skills

    "There are very few contemporary books currently available written about the use of counselling skills by other professional groups: this book by Rebecca Midwinter is a Janie Dickson is a very welcome addition. They manage to bring their extensive experience, an understanding of the needs of different professional groups, the capacity to make ideas both accessible and relevant, as well as an ability to write with a light touch."- Dr Andrew Reeves, The University of Liverpool Counselling Service

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New Titles

  1. Somatic Experience in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy

    Just Published   The body, of both the patient and the analyst, is increasingly a focus of attention in contemporary psychoanalytic theory and practice, especially from a relational perspective. There is a renewed regard for the understanding of embodied experience and sexuality as essential to human vitality.

  2. Innovations in Psychosocial Interventions for Psychosis

    Despite the steady acceptance of psychological interventions for people with psychosis in routine practice many people continue to experience problems in their recovery. The need to develop new approaches, particularly for those who are more difficult to engage and have significant co-morbidities is therefore important.

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Professional

  1. The Legacy of Sandor Ferenczi

    Just Published   The Legacy of Sándor Ferenczi, first published in 1993 & edited by Lewis Aron & Adrienne Harris, was one of the first books to examine Ferenczi’s invaluable contributions to psychoanalysis and his continuing influence on contemporary clinicians and scholars. Building on that pioneering work, The Legacy of Sándor Ferenczi: From Ghost to Ancestor brings together leading international Ferenczi scholars to report on previously unavailable data about Ferenczi and his professional descendants.

  2. Reading Michael Balint

    NEW    Michael Balint is above all known for the "Balint Groups", which came to be a generic term for groups involved with the training of doctors and caregivers in the patient-caregiver relationship.

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Research & Reference

  1. Special Issues as Books in Mental Health

    Browse the new Psychology and Mental Health Special Issues as Books catalog. A special issue as a book (SPIB) is a special themed issue of a journal which is republished as a book. SPIBs give you the opportunity to read just the special issue which interests you without having to subscribe to the journal.

  2. The Routledge Major Works Programme: We Ask the Editor

    Dominic Shryane is Senior Editor, Routledge Major Works. Dominic kindly answered some questions about the Routledge Major Works program and about his role.

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General Interest

  1. Take our fun Library Quiz

    Test your knowledge of fictional libraries with our fun quiz.

  2. Authors of the Month April 2015: Katherine M. Hertlein, Gerald R. Weeks, and Nancy Gambescia

    Katherine M. Hertlein, Gerald R. Weeks, and Nancy Gambescia, co-authors of  Systemic Sex Therapy: 2nd Edition, are the Routledge Mental Health Authors of the Month for April 2015.  Katherine M. Hertlein, PhD, is an associate professor and Program Director of the Marriage and Family Therapy program at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.  Gerald R. Weeks, PhD, ABPP, is a certified sex therapist with 30 years of practice experience, and is a professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.  Nancy Gambescia, PhD, is a certified sex therapist with 35 years of practice experience, and is the Director of the postgraduate sex therapy program at Council for Relationships in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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News

  1. May is Mental Health Awareness Month

    Join Routledge in raising awareness of the range of mental health challenges that face millions of Americans each day. We've compiled a dynamic set of tips, resources, interactive content, and special offers to help you and your loved ones work toward optimal mental health and sustainable happiness.

    Want to go more in depth? Use the code MHM15 to get 20% off* your order.

  2. April is Autism Awareness Month

    In support of Autism Awareness Month and the many professionals, friends, and loved ones caring for individuals on the autism spectrum, Routledge is proud to offer a selection of resources and 20% discount on all orders placed on our websites.

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Course Guides

The courses below offer a listing of the most current textbooks from Routledge Psychotherapy and Counselling. 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

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Conferences, exhibits and events we will be attending in the near future

May 2015

May 15 ~ BACP Research Conference 2015

July 2015

Jul 21 ~ British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy Annual Conference

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