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Terjesen, Mark D.; Doyle, Kristene A.; DiGiuseppe, Raymond A.; Vaz, Alexandre; Rousmaniere, Tony – APA Books, 2023
Deliberate practice exercises provide trainees and students an opportunity to build competence essential rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT) skills while developing their own personal therapeutic style. These exercises present role-playing scenarios in which two trainees act as a client and a clinician, switching back and forth under the…
Descriptors: Psychotherapy, Behavior Modification, Role Playing, Feedback (Response)
Bailey, Russell J.; Ogles, Benjamin M. – APA Books, 2023
This book highlights common factors as a psychotherapeutic treatment and offers related techniques that can be used as rubrics to improve clinical practice and training. The authors discuss five key common factors: the therapeutic relationship, motivation, corrective experiencing, insight, and self-efficacy, which serve as heuristics for…
Descriptors: Psychotherapy, Counseling Techniques, Counselor Client Relationship, Motivation
Storch, Eric A., Ed.; Abramowitz, Jonathan S., Ed.; McKay, Dean, Ed. – APA Books, 2022
This book describes training, supervision, and consultation with specialized cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) approaches, to ensure proper implementation across a variety of clinical contexts. Although CBT is sometimes portrayed as a single treatment method, the expert contributors in this volume describe a diverse collection of cognitive…
Descriptors: Cognitive Restructuring, Behavior Modification, Therapy, Specialization
Crockett, Lisa J., Ed.; Carlo, Gustavo, Ed.; Schulenberg, John E., Ed. – APA Books, 2022
This handbook offers comprehensive coverage of the topics that are relevant to the field of adolescent and young adult development. The "APA Handbook of Adolescent and Young Adult Development" reviews the many factors that impact youth development across varying themes including biological underpinnings, cognitive and emotive processes,…
Descriptors: Adolescent Development, Young Adults, Individual Development, Developmental Psychology
Bate, Jordan; Prout, Tracy A.; Rousmaniere, Tony; Vaz, Alexandre – APA Books, 2022
Deliberate practice exercises help students and trainees rehearse fundamental child and adolescent psychotherapy skills to develop basic competence and hone their own personal therapeutic style. Each book in the Essentials of Deliberate Practice series contains customized exercises consisting of role-playing scenarios in which two trainees act as…
Descriptors: Children, Adolescents, Child Psychology, Counseling Techniques
Panicker, Sangeeta, Ed.; Stanley, Barbara, Ed. – APA Books, 2021
A rich guide for understanding the evolving research landscape in psychology, including changes to core research ethics concepts such as informed consent, privacy, and risk of harm. This handbook offers a thorough and authoritative discussion of the ethical issues in conducting research with human participants. Each chapter poses an important…
Descriptors: Research Methodology, Psychological Studies, Psychology, Ethics
Kisiel, Cassandra; Fehrenbach, Tracy; Conradi, Lisa; Weil, Lindsey – APA Books, 2021
This book serves as a practical guide for clinicians and other professionals working with children and adolescents exposed to trauma, offering an overview and rationale for a comprehensive approach to trauma-informed assessment, including key domains and techniques. Building on more than 2 decades of work in collaboration with the National Child…
Descriptors: Trauma, Children, Adolescents, Counseling Techniques
Hanson, R. Karl – APA Books, 2021
At last, a comprehensive guide that meets psychologists and other social scientists' growing need to master the tools of statistical prediction. "Prediction Statistics for Psychological Assessment," by R. Karl Hanson, is the first book to teach students and practitioners the nuts and bolts of prediction statistics, while illustrating the…
Descriptors: Prediction, Psychological Evaluation, Decision Making, Evidence Based Practice
Ansburg, Pamela I.; Basham, Mark E.; Gurung, Regan Areesesh Raj – APA Books, 2021
Veteran professors synthesize their combined 60+ years of expertise at primarily undergraduate, teaching-focused universities into easy-to-follow advice for graduate students and current faculty seeking to build thriving careers at similar institutions. Writing in a friendly tone that includes their personal reflections, the authors guide readers…
Descriptors: Career Development, College Instruction, College Faculty, Job Application
Gurung, Regan Areesesh Raj, Ed.; Neufeld, Garth, Ed. – APA Books, 2021
Each year, well over a million undergraduate students take an introductory psychology course. This edited volume presents recommendations for designing and teaching this important course. The book's recommendations cover four key areas: course design, defining and assessing student learning goals and outcomes, teacher training and development, and…
Descriptors: Psychology, Introductory Courses, Undergraduate Students, Instructional Design
Glidden, Laraine Masters, Ed. – APA Books, 2021
This comprehensive, interdisciplinary handbook presents the latest research in the study, assessment, treatment, and understanding of intellectual and developmental disabilities. The past five decades have resulted in dramatic breakthroughs in the understanding of intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Editor-in-Chief Laraine Masters…
Descriptors: Guides, Intervention, Intellectual Disability, Developmental Disabilities
Nolan, Susan A., Ed.; Hakala, Christopher M., Ed.; Landrum, R. Eric, Ed. – APA Books, 2020
This book shows how to develop assessments that undergraduate psychology faculty and administrators can use when designing pedagogies, courses, and curricula around student learning goals, including those identified by APA's "Guidelines for the Undergraduate Psychology Major." The contributors are veteran educators who offer expert…
Descriptors: Psychology, Undergraduate Students, College Faculty, Teaching Methods
Lytle, Megan C., Ed.; Sprott, Richard A., Ed. – APA Books, 2020
This book reviews timely, pragmatic interventions and strategies to support LGBTQ students in K-12 schools. Where formal programs affirming diversity of gender expression and sexual orientation are not yet in place, contributors provide insights and practical tips for creating a positive, safe school environment. Topics include how stigma based on…
Descriptors: Sexual Orientation, Sexual Identity, Diversity, Elementary Secondary Education
Kite, Mary E., Ed.; Case, Kim A., Ed.; Williams, Wendy R., Ed. – APA Books, 2020
This essential resource helps educators tackle common and challenging dilemmas that arise in today's classroom--such as diversity, privilege, and intersectionality. This book examines common issues educators face when teaching social justice and diversity-related courses and offers best practices for addressing them. Contributors discuss the many…
Descriptors: Diversity, Social Justice, Teaching Methods, Racial Bias
Hays-Grudo, Jennifer; Morris, Amanda Sheffield – APA Books, 2020
Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) can negatively influence development. However, the lifelong effects of positive childhood experiences (PACEs) can mitigate the detrimental effects of adverse ones. By integrating existing knowledge about ACEs with developmental research on preventing, buffering, and treating the effects of adversity, stress,…
Descriptors: Trauma, Child Development, Interdisciplinary Approach, Prevention
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