Psychology For Dummies: Edition 2

Sold by John Wiley & Sons
18
Free sample

Understand why you feel and act the way you do

Psychology For Dummies is a fun, user-friendly guide tothe basics of human behavior and mental processes. In plainEnglish—and using lots of everydayexamples—psychologist Dr. Adam Cash cuts through the jargonto explain what psychology is all about and what it tells you aboutwhy you do the things you do.

With this book as your guide, you'll: gain profound insightsinto human nature; understand yourself better; make sense ofindividual and group behaviors; explore different approaches inpsychology; recognize problems in yourself and others; makeinformed choices when seeking psychological counseling; and muchmore.

  • Shows you how understanding human psychology can help you makebetter decisions, avoid things that cause stress, manage your timeto a greater degree, and set goals
  • Helps you make informed choices when seeking psychologicalcounseling
  • Serves as an invaluable supplement to classroom learning

From Freud to forensics, anorexia to xenophobia, PsychologyFor Dummies takes you on a fascinating journey of selfdiscovery.

Read more

More by Adam Cash

See more
The new, quick reference for understanding Posttraumatic StressDisorder

The Wiley Concise Guides to Mental Health: PosttraumaticStress Disorder uses clear, highly accessible language tocomprehensively guide the reader through posttraumatic stressdisorder (PTSD) and related issues. This concise, informativereference provides a complete overview of the history of the field,diagnosis, treatment, research, emerging trends, and other criticalinformation about PTSD. Examining both theory and practice, thetext offers a multifaceted look at the disorder, outliningbiological, cognitive, psychosocial, psychodynamic, integrated, andother relevant approaches.

Like all the books in the Wiley Concise Guides to MentalHealth Series, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder features acompact, easy-to-use format that includes:

Vignettes and case illustrationsA practical approach that emphasizes real-life treatment overtheoryResources for specific readers such as clinicians, students, orpatients

In addition to the fundamentals of treatment, PosttraumaticStress Disorder covers some of today's most important andcutting-edge issues in the field, such as war and terrorism; PTSDin children, adolescents, and families; professional and ethicalissues; and relevant positive psychological findings. Thisstraightforward resource is admirably suited for a wide variety ofreaders including students and practicing mental healthprofessionals, as well as first responders, military personnel, andother individuals that regularly deal with traumatic situations andtheir aftermath.

The new, quick reference for understanding Posttraumatic StressDisorder

The Wiley Concise Guides to Mental Health: PosttraumaticStress Disorder uses clear, highly accessible language tocomprehensively guide the reader through posttraumatic stressdisorder (PTSD) and related issues. This concise, informativereference provides a complete overview of the history of the field,diagnosis, treatment, research, emerging trends, and other criticalinformation about PTSD. Examining both theory and practice, thetext offers a multifaceted look at the disorder, outliningbiological, cognitive, psychosocial, psychodynamic, integrated, andother relevant approaches.

Like all the books in the Wiley Concise Guides to MentalHealth Series, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder features acompact, easy-to-use format that includes:

Vignettes and case illustrationsA practical approach that emphasizes real-life treatment overtheoryResources for specific readers such as clinicians, students, orpatients

In addition to the fundamentals of treatment, PosttraumaticStress Disorder covers some of today's most important andcutting-edge issues in the field, such as war and terrorism; PTSDin children, adolescents, and families; professional and ethicalissues; and relevant positive psychological findings. Thisstraightforward resource is admirably suited for a wide variety ofreaders including students and practicing mental healthprofessionals, as well as first responders, military personnel, andother individuals that regularly deal with traumatic situations andtheir aftermath.

4.6
18 total
Loading...

Additional Information

Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Read more
Published on
Jun 21, 2013
Read more
Pages
384
Read more
ISBN
9781118611326
Read more
Language
English
Read more
Genres
Body, Mind & Spirit / Spirituality / General
Psychology / General
Read more
Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
Read more
Read Aloud
Available on Android devices
Read more

Reading information

Smartphones and Tablets

Install the Google Play Books app for Android and iPad/iPhone. It syncs automatically with your account and allows you to read online or offline wherever you are.

Laptops and Computers

You can read books purchased on Google Play using your computer's web browser.

eReaders and other devices

To read on e-ink devices like the Sony eReader or Barnes & Noble Nook, you'll need to download a file and transfer it to your device. Please follow the detailed Help center instructions to transfer the files to supported eReaders.
The new, quick reference for understanding Posttraumatic StressDisorder

The Wiley Concise Guides to Mental Health: PosttraumaticStress Disorder uses clear, highly accessible language tocomprehensively guide the reader through posttraumatic stressdisorder (PTSD) and related issues. This concise, informativereference provides a complete overview of the history of the field,diagnosis, treatment, research, emerging trends, and other criticalinformation about PTSD. Examining both theory and practice, thetext offers a multifaceted look at the disorder, outliningbiological, cognitive, psychosocial, psychodynamic, integrated, andother relevant approaches.

Like all the books in the Wiley Concise Guides to MentalHealth Series, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder features acompact, easy-to-use format that includes:

Vignettes and case illustrationsA practical approach that emphasizes real-life treatment overtheoryResources for specific readers such as clinicians, students, orpatients

In addition to the fundamentals of treatment, PosttraumaticStress Disorder covers some of today's most important andcutting-edge issues in the field, such as war and terrorism; PTSDin children, adolescents, and families; professional and ethicalissues; and relevant positive psychological findings. Thisstraightforward resource is admirably suited for a wide variety ofreaders including students and practicing mental healthprofessionals, as well as first responders, military personnel, andother individuals that regularly deal with traumatic situations andtheir aftermath.

©2018 GoogleSite Terms of ServicePrivacyDevelopersArtistsAbout Google|Location: United StatesLanguage: English (United States)
By purchasing this item, you are transacting with Google Payments and agreeing to the Google Payments Terms of Service and Privacy Notice.