Handbook of Adult Resilience

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Coverage ranges from genetic and physiological factors through personal, organizational, family, and community processes. Contributors examine how resilience contributes to health and well-being across the adult life cycle; why—and what happens when—resilience processes fail; ethnic and cultural dimensions of resilience; and ways to enhance adult resilience, including reviews of exemplary programs.

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Resilience: The Science of Mastering Life's Greatest Challenges

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Specific resilience factors such as facing fear, optimism, and social support are described through the experiences and personal reflections of highly resilient survivors. These survivors also describe real-life methods for practicing and benefiting from the resilience factors. Resilience refers to the ability to 'bounce back' after encountering difficulty.

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Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers, Third Edition

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Essentials of WMS-IV Assessment

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The Healthy Aging Brain: Sustaining Attachment, Attaining Wisdom Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology

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Essentials of Assessment Report Writing Essentials of Psychological Assessment

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Cognitive Psychology: A Student's Handbook

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Psychopathology: Foundations for a Contemporary Understanding

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The Heart & Soul of Change: Delivering What Works in Therapy

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Essentials of WAIS-IV Assessment Essentials of Psychological Assessment

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Quickly acquire the knowledge and skills you need to confidently administer, score, and interpret the WAIS®-IV Coauthored by Alan S. Kaufman, who was mentored by david wechsler―the creator of the wechsler scales―Essentials of WAIS®-IV Assessment, Second Edition is thoroughly revised and updated to provide beginning and seasoned clinicians with comprehensive step-by-step guidelines for effective use of the WAIS®-IV.

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Like all the volumes in the essentials of psychological Assessment series, this book is designed to help busy mental health professionals quickly acquire the basic knowledge and skills they need to make optimal use of a major psychological assessment instrument. Along with an accompanying cd-rom containing scoring tables and case report material, the Second Edition includes information and advice on how to administer Q-interactive™―the new digital version of the test―for administration of the WAIS®-IV via iPad®.

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Letter to My Daughter

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