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This new edition of the American Psychiatric Association s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders DSM-5 used by clinicians and researchers to diagnose and classify mental disorders is the product of more than 10 years of effort by hundreds of international experts in all aspects of mental health Their dedication and hard work have yielded an authoritative volume that defines and classifies mental disorders in order to improve diagnoses treatment and research This manual which creates a common language for clinicians involved in the diagnosis of mental disorders includes concise and specific criteria intended to facilitate an objective assessment of symptom presentations in a variety of clinical settings inpatient outpatient partial hospital consultation-liaison clinical private practice and primary care The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders Fifth Edition is the most comprehensive current and critical resource for clinical practice available to today s mental health clinicians and researchers of all orientations The information contained in the manual is also valuable to other physicians and health professionals including psychologists counselors nurses and occupational and rehabilitation... therapists as well as social workers and forensic and legal specialists DSM-5 is the most definitive resource for the diagnosis and classification of mental disorders more
Do you have the opportunity to do what you do best every day Chances are you don t All too often our natural talents go untapped From the cradle to the cubicle we devote more time to fixing our shortcomings than to developing our strengths To help people uncover their talents Gallup introduced the first version of its online assessment StrengthsFinder in 2001 which ignited a global conversation and helped millions to discover their top five talents In its latest national bestseller StrengthsFinder 2 0 Gallup unveils the new and improved version of its popular assessment language of 34 themes and much more see below for details While you can read this book in one sitting you ll use it as a reference for decades Loaded with hundreds of strategies for applying your strengths this new book and accompanying website will change the way you look at yourself--and the world around you--forever Available exclusively in StrengthsFinder 2 0 using the unique access code included with each book A new and upgraded edition of the StrengthsFinder assessment A personalized Strengths Discovery and Action-Planning Guide for applying your strengths in the next week month and year A more customized version of your top five theme report 50 Ideas for... Action 10 strategies for building on each of your top five themes more
David Myers bestselling Psychology has reached a wider audience of students and instructors with each new edition Myers and his team lead the field in being attuned to psychology s research and the needs of the instructors and students in the course today Ten million student class testers and thousands of adopting instructors can attest to the quality of this project True to form this landmark new Tenth Edition is another vigorous deeply considered revision Watch our new videos from David Myers here including our animation on THE TESTING EFFECT narrated by David Myers For more information on the new edition of Psychology please visit our preview site
The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association is the style manual of choice for writers editors students and educators in the social and behavioral sciences It provides invaluable guidance on all aspects of the writing process from the ethics of authorship to the word choice that best reduces bias in language Well-known for its authoritative and easy-to-use reference and citation system the Publication Manual also offers guidance on choosing the headings tables figures and tone that will result in strong simple and elegant scientific communication The sixth edition offers new and expanded instruction on publication ethics statistics journal article reporting standards electronic reference formats and the construction of tables and figures The sixth edition has been revised and updated to include new ethics guidance on such topics as determining authorship and terms of collaboration duplicate publication plagiarism and self-plagiarism disguising of participants validity of instrumentation and making data available to others for verification new journal article reporting standards to help readers report empirical research with clarity and precision simplified APA heading style to make it more conducive to... electronic publication updated guidelines for reducing bias in language to reflect current practices and preferences including a new section on presenting historical language that is inappropriate by present standards new guidelines for reporting inferential statistics and a significantly revised table of statistical abbreviations and new instruction on using supplemental files containing lengthy data sets and other media This book includes significantly expanded content on the electronic presentation of data to help readers understand the purpose of each kind of display and choose the best match for communicating the results of the investigation with new examples for a variety of data displays including electro physiological and biological data It offers consolidated information on all aspects of reference citations with an expanded discussion of electronic sources emphasizing the role of the digital object identifier DOI as a reliable way to locate information It features expanded discussion of the publication process including the function and process of peer review It contains a discussion of ethical legal and policy requirements in publication and guidelines on working with the publisher while the article is in press Key to this edition of the Publication Manual is an updated and expanded Web presence Look up additional supplemental material keyed to this book This book lets you test your knowledge of APA Style with a free tutorial on style basics It lets you learn about the changes in the sixth edition with a free tutorial reviewing key revisions Sign up for an on-line course to enrich and enhance your understanding of APA Style Read the APA Style blog and share your comments on writing and referencing Consult frequently asked questions to sharpen your understanding of APA Style This title lets you examine additional resources on such topics as ethics statistics and writing It lets you familiarize yourself with submission standards for APA books and journals more
The new ninth edition merges the rigor of science with a broad human perspective to provide a state-of-the-art introduction to psychology From vivid presentation and intense attention to detail to research-based study aids and media learning tools the inviting authorial voice of David Myers speaks to the life experiences of all students New features include New study system based on learning and memory research Over a thousand new research citations - informed by the author s meticulous ongoing review of the current scientific literature New chapter on Gender and Sexuality - includes new and significantly reorganised and updated discussions of gender and sexuality research Enhanced coverage of clinical psychology New contributor - Nathan Dewall University of Kentucky - DeWall assisted with the Need to Belong section in Chapter 10 Motivation and Emotion the Personal Control discussion in Chapter 11 Stress Health and Human Flourishing and the Aggression discussion in Chapter 13 Social Psychology New time management section - a new preface helps students maximize their study time Beautiful new design and contemporary photo programme - this new look provides a modern visual context for the book s up-to-date coverage
Marriage should be based on love right But does it seem as though you and your spouse are speaking two different languages New York Times bestselling author Dr Gary Chapman guides couples in identifying understanding and speaking their spouse s primary love language quality time words of affirmation gifts acts of service or physical touch By learning the five love languages you and your spouse will discover your unique love languages and learn practical steps in truly loving each other Chapters are categorized by love language for easy reference and each one ends with specific simple steps to express a specific language to your spouse and guide your marriage in the right direction A newly designed love languages assessment will help you understand and strengthen your relationship You can build a lasting loving marriage together Gary Chapman hosts a nationally syndicated daily radio program called A Love Language Minute that can be heard on more than 150 radio stations as well as the weekly syndicated program Building Relationships with Gary Chapman which can both be heard on fivelovelanguages com The Five Love Languages is a consistent new York Times bestseller - with over 5 million copies sold and translated into 38 languages... This book is a sales phenomenon with each year outselling the prior for 16 years running Includes a promotional code to gain exclusive online access to the new comprehensive love languages assessment more
Incorporating the thinking feeling and behaving dimensions of human experience the ninth edition of Corey s best-selling text offers an easy-to-understand text that helps you compare and contrast the therapeutic models expressed in counseling theories Corey introduces you to the major theories psychoanalytic Adlerian existential person-centered Gestalt reality behavior cognitive-behavior family systems feminist and postmodern approaches and demonstrates how each theory can be applied to a single case Stan With his trademark style he shows you how to apply those theories in practice and helps you learn to integrate the theories into an individualized counseling style
A 1 New York Times bestseller--the devastating truth about the effects of wheat sugar and carbs on the brain with a 4-week plan to achieve optimum health Renowned neurologist David Perlmutter MD blows the lid off a topic that s been buried in medical literature for far too long carbs are destroying your brain And not just unhealthy carbs but even healthy ones like whole grains can cause dementia ADHD anxiety chronic headaches depression and much more Dr Perlmutter explains what happens when the brain encounters common ingredients in your daily bread and fruit bowls why your brain thrives on fat and cholesterol and how you can spur the growth of new brain cells at any age He offers an in-depth look at how we can take control of our smart genes through specific dietary choices and lifestyle habits demonstrating how to remedy our most feared maladies without drugs With a revolutionary 4-week plan GRAIN BRAIN teaches us how we can reprogram our genetic destiny for the better GRAIN BRAIN is a 1 New York Times bestseller and a finalist for a 2013 Books for a Better Life award
In this stunning new book Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of outliers --the best and the brightest the most famous and the most successful He asks the question what makes high-achievers different His answer is that we pay too much attention to what successful people are like and too little attention to where they are from that is their culture their family their generation and the idiosyncratic experiences of their upbringing Along the way he explains the secrets of software billionaires what it takes to be a great soccer player why Asians are good at math and what made the Beatles the greatest rock band Brilliant and entertaining Outliers is a landmark work that will simultaneously delight and illuminate
Get the recipes everyone is talking about in the debut cookbook from the wildly popular blog Skinnytaste Gina Homolka is America s most trusted home cook when it comes to easy flavorful recipes that are miraculously low-calorie and made from all-natural easy-to-find ingredients Her blog Skinnytaste is the number one go-to site for slimmed down recipes that you d swear are anything but It only takes one look to see why people go crazy for Gina s food cheesy creamy Fettuccini Alfredo with Chicken and Broccoli with only 420 calories per serving breakfast dishes like Make-Ahead Western Omelet Muffins that truly fill you up until lunchtime and sweets such as Double Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookies that are low in sugar and butter-free but still totally indulgent The Skinnytaste Cookbook features 150 amazing recipes 125 all-new dishes and 25 must-have favorites As a busy mother of two Gina started Skinnytaste when she wanted to lose a few pounds herself She turned to Weight Watchers for help and liked the program but struggled to find enough tempting recipes to help her stay on track Instead she started skinny-fying her favorite meals so that she could eat happily while losing weight With 100 stunning photographs and detailed nutritional... information for every recipe The Skinnytaste Cookbook is an incredible resource of fulfilling joy-inducing meals that every home cook will love more