Description - Handbook of Evidence-Based Psychotherapies by Chris Freeman
Featuring a host of authoritative international contributors, this comprehensive and timely handbook is aimed at general psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, psychology and psychiatric trainees, and other professions using psychotherapy as part of their clinical practice. It guides readers through the latest evidence on a range of therapies, pointing to evidence for and against effectiveness, and also goes a stage further with guidelines on further reading and training. Although there are several related books in existence, this one is unique in that it will offer both an overview of the key evidence--based therapies and a summary of the evidence base for them.
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(248mm x 178mm x 34mm)
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
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Author Biography - Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman is a consultant psychiatrist and psychotherapist based at the Cullen Centre in the royal Edinburgh Hospital and is also a senior lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Edinburgh. he established the South of Scotland Training Programme in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and has published widely in the areas of eating disorders and psychological therapies. Mick Power is Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Edinburgh and an honorary consultant clinical psychologist at the royal Edinburgh Hospital. he is the co-founder of the journal Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy and has previously edited handbooks of mood disorders and of cognition and emotion. His main interest is in the application of theories of cognition and emotion to the understanding of psychological disorders.