Translating Psychological Research Into Practice

Translating Psychological Research Into Practice

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q This accessible desk reference will assist clinicians in easily incorporating findings from current evidence-based research into their day-to-day practice. It bridges the gap between empirical research and the needs of practicing clinicians or clinicians-in-training, who often don?t have the time or background to consult the extensive research literature. The guide provides concise, easily digestible summaries of the most current research regarding interventions?both psychotherapeutic and medical -- for over 80 of the most common clinical disorders and mental health issues. These summaries present research that has been translated by experienced clinicians into practical advice that can be easily incorporated in therapeutic practice. For each disorder there is information that includes a brief description, incidence/ prevalence data, summary findings of best practices for treating this clinical problem (including problems for which evidence does not point to the effectiveness of a specific practice), and three important references for further consultation. qProvisional clinical guidelines for therapists working with gifted clients [PDF document]. ... (2000). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th ed.). ... More than just monsters under the bed: Assessing and treat- ing pediatric OCD.

Title:Translating Psychological Research Into Practice
Author:Lisa Grossman, Steven Walfish
Publisher:Springer Publishing Company - 2013-11-15


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