Books available for review

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greg
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Books available for review

Post by greg » Mon Jan 30, 2012 12:50 pm

Please see the terms for reviewing here.

The following books are available for review:

- The sublime object of psychiatry - Schizophrenia in clinical and cultural theory REVIEWER IDENTIFIED
- 'Being a brain-wise therapist' - Badenoch REVIEWER IDENTIFIED
- 'The brain-savvy therapist's workbook' - Badenoch REVIEWER IDENTIFIED
- 'Clinical Neuropsychology' - Heilman REVIEWER IDENTIFIED
- 'Neuropsycholanalysis in practise: brain, self and object' - Northoff REVIEWER IDENTIFIED
- ‘Payback: Why We Retaliate, Redirect Aggression, and Take Revenge’ - Barash and Lipton
- ‘Evaluation for Personal Injury Claims’ - Kane and Dvoskin
- ‘Functional Behavior Assessment: A Three-Tiered Prevention Model’ - Filter and Alvarez
- ‘The Dynamic Genome and Mental Health: The Role of Genes and Environment in Youth Development’ - Kendler, Jaffee and Romer
- ‘Adoption by Lesbians and Gay Men: A New Dimension in Family Diversity’ - Brodzinsky and Pertman
- ‘Empathy: Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives’ – Coplan and Goldie
- ‘Mind and the Frontal Lobes: Cognition, Behavior, and Brain Imaging’ – Levine and Craik
- ‘New Perspectives on Faking in Personality Assessment’ – Ziegler, Maccann and Roberts
- ‘Beyond Pleasure and Pain: How Motivation Works’ – Higgins
- ‘Making Sense of Near-Death Experiences: A Handbook for Clinicians’ – Holden
- ‘Solution-Focused Brief Therapy: A Handbook of Evidence-Based Practice’ – Franklin, Trepper, Gingerich and McCollum REVIEWER IDENTIFIED
- ‘MMPI-2: Assessing Personailty and Psychopathology’ - Graham
- 'Relational Being: Beyond Self and Community' - Gergen
- 'Autism Spectrum Disorders Through the Life Span' - Tantam (Large book) REVIEWER IDENTIFIED
- 'The Neuropsychology of Autism' - Fein
- 'Neurobiology of Mental Illness [Third Edition]' - Charney and Nestler (Very Large book)

Anybody interested in reviewing any of these books?

Greg :D

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Re: Books available for review

Post by sally » Mon Jan 30, 2012 1:18 pm

I'd be happy to do:

'Autism Spectrum Disorders Through the Life Span' - Tantam (Large book)
'The Neuropsychology of Autism' - Fein

However I'm not a huge poster here, so happy to defer to someone who is more involved with the forum

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Re: Books available for review

Post by BlueCat » Mon Jan 30, 2012 2:59 pm

I'll do the solution focussed one!
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Re: Books available for review

Post by miriam » Mon Jan 30, 2012 3:22 pm

Okie dokie. You should get a PM regarding where we should post the book soon :)
And hopefully we'll get other books to review to add to the list soon :)
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Re: Books available for review

Post by randomposter » Mon Jan 30, 2012 5:44 pm

The Dynamic Genome and Mental Health: The Role of Genes and Environment in Youth Development’ - Kendler, Jaffee and Romer


This one, if poss?

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Re: Books available for review

Post by Will » Mon Jan 30, 2012 6:45 pm

I'd be happy to do - Mind and the Frontal Lobes: Cognition, Behavior, and Brain Imaging’ – Levine and Craik
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Re: Books available for review

Post by sarahg » Mon Jan 30, 2012 7:28 pm

As an undergrad am I allowed to do a review?

If possible could I do:
‘Payback: Why We Retaliate, Redirect Aggression, and Take Revenge’ - Barash and Lipton

:)

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Re: Books available for review

Post by Orangeade31 » Mon Jan 30, 2012 11:03 pm

I'll take Functional Behaviour Assessment if thats okay.

Thanks!

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Re: Books available for review

Post by StevenMac » Tue Jan 31, 2012 1:09 am

I'd be more than happy to review the below..

New Perspectives on Faking in Personality Assessment’ – Ziegler, Maccann and Roberts

Would be really interesting to have a read, as I daily assess patients with personality disorders in my current role.

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Re: Books available for review

Post by Posie » Tue Jan 31, 2012 10:42 am

I'd like to review Gergen's 'Relational Being: beyond self and community', if it's not already been taken :D

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Re: Books available for review

Post by CurlyHair » Tue Jan 31, 2012 10:00 pm

I would love to review - - ‘Making Sense of Near-Death Experiences: A Handbook for Clinicians’ – Holden

I love reviewing books...I just love books really!

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Re: Books available for review

Post by abstar » Tue Feb 07, 2012 10:16 am

I would be really interested to review the following book:
Beyond Pleasure and Pain: How Motivation Works’ – Higgins

Thanks :)

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Re: Books available for review

Post by miriam » Tue Feb 07, 2012 10:07 pm

Oooh, 8 requests. I hope I get some time to catch up later in the week, otherwise I shall prod greg to get on this on Monday.
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Re: Books available for review

Post by RobinWall » Wed Feb 22, 2012 12:27 pm

Hi,

I would be interested to review the book about empathy,

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Re: Books available for review

Post by moosealoose » Wed Feb 22, 2012 1:43 pm

I would like to review the book about lesbians and gay men adopting.

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