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Culturally Specific Treatment: A Model for the Treatment of African-American Clients By Hattie Wash. Psy.D.
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Many low-income African-Americans continue to be harmed by problems with alcohol and addiction. The crumbling of urban African-American communities is one of the reasons that have been cited for an... More > increase in addictive behaviors. Illicit drugs have also flooded African-American neighborhoods—making the problem worse. This updated version of her groundbreaking book includes other African-American client populations and a new title. Additionally, a group treatment approach has been added to the model—one that calls for clinicians to understand the history, cultural and psychosocial development of African-Americans from slavery to the present day. The focus is on treating four interrelated relationship areas: physical/biological, political/economic, social/interpersonal, and traditional/spiritual. Everyone is affected by addiction, but it affects different groups differently—and to battle it, we must promote Culturally Specific Treatment.< Less
Culturally Specific Treatment: A Model for the Treatment of African-American Clients By Hattie Wash. Psy.D.
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Many low-income African-Americans continue to be harmed by problems with alcohol and addiction. The crumbling of urban African-American communities is one of the reasons that have been cited for an... More > increase in addictive behaviors. Illicit drugs have also flooded African-American neighborhoods—making the problem worse. This updated version of her groundbreaking book includes other African-American client populations and a new title. Additionally, a group treatment approach has been added to the model—one that calls for clinicians to understand the history, cultural and psychosocial development of African-Americans from slavery to the present day. The focus is on treating four interrelated relationship areas: physical/biological, political/economic, social/interpersonal, and traditional/spiritual. Everyone is affected by addiction, but it affects different groups differently—and to battle it, we must promote Culturally Specific Treatment.< Less
Genetic Factors of Anxiety, Anger, and Mental Disorders: Potential Biomarkers for Diagnosis and Prevention By Pharm Tao
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Scientific evidences have shown that together with environmental factors, genetic components have important roles in anxiety and various mental problems. Many genes have been related to psychiatric... More > disorders including depression, panic attacks, obsessive-compulsive behavior, schizophrenia, and emotional disorders. Variations in the genes may increase the individual risks for psychiatric diseases such as bipolar disorders, memory impairment, psychosis in Alzheimer’s disease (AD), and alcoholism. It is very challenging to have early and accurate diagnosis of anxiety disorders to save the costs from delayed treatments. In addition, anger and hostility may be psychosocial risk factors for higher cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Potential biomarkers for the diagnosis of anxiety can be genes, genetic variants, biochemical and physiological components, as well as behavioral factors.< Less
Simulacrum of Refuge : a History of Canada as Destination for U.S. Iraq War Deserters By Joseph Jones
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In 2004 U.S Iraq War deserters began to seek asylum in Canada, inspired by a legend of "refuge from militarism." About 50 surfaced as named individuals. Under both governing parties, courts... More > and lawmakers delivered a series of rejections. This first book-length history tells the story of the campaign to establish sanctuary. The main legal challenge ended in November 2007 with Supreme Court of Canada denial of leave to appeal. The political campaign foundered in July 2010 with a new immigration directive from the Conservative government. In September 2010 a handful of Liberals sabotaged their own party's legislative provision. Chapters cover U.S. based organizing, Nelson B.C. as locus of activity, deportation and police harassment, life underground, the psychosocial experience, and the intersection of Vietnam and Iraq generations. Over 600 cited primary source documents provide a quantitative basis for assessing the development of Canadian state policies toward U.S. Iraq War deserters. ISBN 978-0-9737641-2-3< Less
The Essentials of Forensic Family Psychotherapy: A Brief Guide to Investigative Narrative Analysis By Donald Chandler, Jr., Ph.D.
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This e-book is an overview of forensic psychology and psychotherapy. Portions of this e-book created the course PSY 620/622 Forensic Psychological Assessment at SNHU. Section 1 focuses on the role of... More > the forensic psychotherapist. Section 2 focuses on the issues of forensic consulting, supervision, TF-CBT, child abuse laws, forensic psychological assessments, and DSM diagnoses, Section 3 focuses on investigative psychology, the therapeutic risk and compliance indicator (TRACI), psychosocial factors, risk typologies, excessive communication styles, Tragic hero, Victim, and the Professional criminal narratives. ADDENDA A provides examples of raw psychological test data collection for child abuse, substance abuse, trauma, and mental health issues. ADDENDA B focuses on case conceptualization with Ms. A, Mr. B., Ms. C., Ms. Z., and Mr. X. Students at SNHU and other forensic organizations such as the National Association of Forensic Counselors (NAFC) may find this resource useful in professional development.< Less
" Grameena Yuvathulaku Jeevana Naipunyalapai Shikshana Karadeepika". By Dr.Nasreen banu & Dr.K. Yashoda
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The World Health Organization has defined life skills as, "the abilities for adaptive and positive behaviour that enable individuals to deal effectively with the demands and challenges... More > of everyday life" (WHO 1997). They represent the psycho-social skills that determine valued behaviour and include reflective skills such as problem-solving and critical thinking, to personal skills such as self-awareness, communication, decision making and to interpersonal skills.< Less

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The CashPT® Blueprint: How I Built and Scaled a Successful Cash-Based Physical Therapy Practice Even When I Was Told It Was Unethical, a Bad Idea and That No One Would Pay More Than Their Copay for Physical Therapy! The CashPT®... By Aaron LeBauer
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