By American Psychological Association,Gary R. VandenBos,Ph.D.

APA proudly bargains this targeted abridgment of its landmark, seriously acclaimed APA Dictionary of Psychology, in particular adapted for clinicians and clinicians-in-training. The APA Dictionary of medical Psychology keeps the entire most sensible beneficial properties of the guardian dictionary, including

  • 11,000 entries delivering transparent and authoritative definitions—including a few solely new entries
  • Balanced assurance from throughout such center parts as overview, assessment, analysis, prevention, and therapy of emotional and behavioral problems; education and supervision; in addition to phrases extra normally suitable to varied organic, cognitive, developmental, and personality/social mental underpinnings of psychological health
  • Hundreds of incisive cross-references that deepen the user's realizing of comparable topics
  • A quickly advisor to exploit that explains stylistic and formal good points at a glance
  • Appendixes directory significant figures proper within the historical past of medical psychology and mental cures and psychotherapeutic approaches

An important source, the APA Dictionary of scientific Psychology solutions the desires of medical psychologists, whether or not they paintings in wellbeing and fitness or psychological healthiness clinics; in self sustaining or team practices; or as specialists to execs in such fields as drugs, legislation, social paintings, and patron relations.

Students in medical education will likewise locate it to be a well-focused and affordable substitute to the wider insurance of the father or mother work.

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