Behavior Modification

The authors begin with basic principles and procedures of behavior modification and then provide readers with how-to-skills such as observing and recording. Pearson. Next, the authors provide advanced discussion and references to acquaint readers with some of the empirical and theoretical underpinnings of the field.

. Readers will emerge with a thorough understanding of behavior modification in a wide variety of populations and settings. Behavior modification, 10/e assumes no specific prior knowledge about psychology or behavior modification on the part of the reader.

What Shamu Taught Me About Life, Love, and Marriage: Lessons for People from Animals and Their Trainers

What started as a goofy experiment had such good results that Sutherland began using the training techniques with all the people in her life, including her mother, her friends, her students, even the clerk at the post office. Used book in Good Condition. While observing trainers of exotic animals, scott? as sutherland put training principles into action, journalist Amy Sutherland had an epiphany: What if she used their techniques with the human animals in her own life–specifically her dear husband, she noticed that not only did her twelve-year-old marriage improve, but she herself became more optimistic and less judgmental.

. Full of fun facts, hilarious anecdotes, and practical tips, fascinating insights, Love, What Shamu Taught Me About Life, and Marriage reveals the biggest lesson Sutherland learned: The only animal you can truly change is yourself.

Evidence-Based Psychotherapies for Children and Adolescents, Third Edition

The developers of the respective approaches review their conceptual underpinnings, describe how interventions are delivered on a session-by-session basis, and summarize what the research shows about treatment effectiveness. Widely regarded as the standard reference and text on evidence-based therapies--and now substantially revised--this book has introduced tens of thousands of clinicians and students to exemplary treatments for social, emotional, and behavioral problems in children and youth.

Coverage of additional clinical problems self-injury and suicidal ideation, encopresis and treatments Early Start Denver Model for autism spectrum disorder, bulimia nervosa, Internet-assisted and technology-enhanced interventions. Chapters on implementation in complex mental health systems, as well as international models.

Used book in Good Condition. Concise chapters focus on specific psychotherapy models. Chapters on assessment, clinical implications of developmental psychopathology, personalizing evidence-based therapies, and advances in neuroscience. New to this edition: *Existing chapters significantly revised with the latest treatment research.

The book explores important questions and challenges facing the field and identifies best practices for treatment dissemination in real-world clinical contexts.

Play Therapy with Children and Adolescents in Crisis, Fourth Edition Clinical Practice with Children, Adolescents, and Families

New to this edition *Expanded age range: now includes expressive therapy approaches for adolescents. Each chapter concludes with instructive questions for study or reflection. Leading experts present a range of play and creative arts therapy techniques in chapters organized around in-depth case examples. This widely used practitioner resource and course text, violence in the school or community, is considered the most comprehensive guide to working with children who have experienced major losses, now significantly revised, family upheavals, and other traumatic events.

Informed by the latest knowledge on crisis intervention and trauma, the fourth edition encompasses work with adolescents as well as younger children. Additional topics: parental substance abuse, animal-assisted play therapy and courtroom testimony, group work with adolescents, chronic medical conditions, and more.

. Used book in Good Condition. Extensively revised with the latest theory, practices, and research; many new authors. More attention to traumatic stress reactions and posttraumatic stress disorder PTSD; several chapters address complex trauma.

Conducting School-Based Functional Behavioral Assessments, Second Edition: A Practitioner's Guide The Guilford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series

The authors draw on extensive school-based experience to provide sample reports, decision trees, and reproducible checklists and forms—all in a large-size format with lay-flat binding to facilitate photocopying. Effective procedures are presented for evaluating challenging behavior in K–12 students, organizing assessment data, and using the results to craft individualized behavior support plans.

This book is in the guilford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series, edited by T. Guilford Publications. Purchasers also get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials. Chris Riley-Tillman. New to this edition*Revised throughout to reflect significant advances in the field.

Provides an updated conceptual model for understanding behavior. Three new chapters cover brief functional analysis, behavior-analytic problem solving, and direct behavioral consultation. Fully updated coverage of legal issues under IDEIA. Includes revised forms and sample reports. Used book in Good Condition.

Explaining the "whats, " "whys, " and "how-tos" of functional behavioral assessment, this practical and engaging book is packed with real-world tools and examples.

Self-Directed Behavior: Self-Modification for Personal Adjustment

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Case examples demonstrate how others have successfully used the book's techniques, including one individual who used shaping to gradually increase her ability to study, and another who learned to be more sure of himself on dates by consciously modeling a friend's confident behavior.

Building Competence in School Consultation: A Developmental Approach Consultation, Supervision, and Professional Learning in School Psychology Series

Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Guilford Publications. Drawing from evidence-based approaches as well as experienced instructors’ real-world toolkits, these essential perspectives and activities approach the standard and less common challenges of the school consultant role. School psychologists consistently indicate that consultation is a crucial component of their duties but that they lack sufficient opportunities to develop their corresponding knowledge, skills, and confidence during graduate training.

Building competence in school consultation directly addresses the need for practical, comprehensive consultation training, counselors, for school psychologists, including support materials, and other professionals working in schools. Written by two leading experts in consultation, videos from fellow consultation experts, reflection activities, this book brings school psychology research directly to graduate students and both novice and experienced practitioners, providing invaluable context, and resources that translate academic findings into skills ready for immediate use.


Tools of Critical Thinking: Metathoughts for Psychology Second edition

The metathoughts are brought to life with practical examples, anecdotes, thought-provoking exercises, illustrations, useful antidotes, clinical vignettes, and contemporary social problems and issues. Tools of critical thinking, or makes an ideal supplement in a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate psychology courses, 2/E is primarily suited as a core textbook for courses in critical thinking/problem solving, theories of personality, cross-cultural psychology, abnormal psychology psychopathology, clinical practicum, including introductory psychology, research methods and design, theories and methods of psychotherapy, and contemporary problems and issues in psychology.

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These specialized tools and techniques are useful for approaching all forms of study, inquiry, and problem solving. Guilford Publications. Used book in Good Condition. This innovative text is designed to improve thinking skills through the application of 30 critical thinking principles—Metathoughts. Used book in Good Condition.

Abnormal Psychology 17th Edition

Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. Abnormal psychology, practice, seventeenth Edition is also available via REVEL™, an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, and study in one continuous experience.

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Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab & Mastering, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Used book in Good Condition. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyPsychLab, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and mylab & mastering, search for:0134495993 / 9780133852059  abnormal psychology, 17/e 0205206514 / 9780134495996  Abnormal Psychology plus MyPsychLab with eText – Access Card Package, 17/ePackage consists of: 0133852059 / 9780205206513  MyPsychLab with eText Access Card Used book in Good Condition.

Maintaining a focus on the individuals at the heart of the study of abnormal psychology, the authors employ a biopsychosocial approach that helps students achieve an understanding of the holistic context in which abnormalities of behavior occur. Guilford Publications.

Ethics and Law for School Psychologists

This new seventh edition has been extensively updated with the latest research and changes to the law, with an increased focus on ethical-legal considerations associated with the use of digital technologies. Designed specifically to meet the unique needs of psychologists in school settings, this book includes the most up-to-date standards and requirements while providing an introduction to ethical codes, ethical decision making, and the legal underpinnings that protect the rights of students and their parents.

. Case vignettes, end-of-chapter questions, and discussion topics facilitate deeper insight and learning, while updated instructor's resources bring this key reference right into the classroom. Keeping up with the latest research and legal issues is a familiar part of a psychologist's duties, but a practice centered on children in an educational setting makes it both critical and more complex.

Used book in Good Condition. Coverage includes new case law on privacy rights, electronic record keeping, the 2014 Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing, the latest interpretations of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, digital assessment platforms, and more. Ethics texts for counseling and psychology are plentiful, and often excellent—but this book is the only reference that speaks directly to the concerns and issues specific to psychologists in school settings.

Used book in Good Condition. Guilford Publications. Ethics and law for school psychologists provides a central resource for staying up to date and delivering ethically and legally sound services within a school setting.

The Nurture Effect: How the Science of Human Behavior Can Improve Our Lives and Our World

New harbinger Publications. Guilford Publications. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. A fascinating look at the evolution of behavioral science, the revolutionary way it’s changing the way we live, and how nurturing environments can increase people’s well-being in virtually every aspect of our society, from early childhood education to corporate practices.

. If you want to know how you can help create a better world, read this book. What if there were a way to prevent criminal behavior, poverty, and violence? Written by behavioral scientist Tony Biglan, and based on his ongoing research at the Oregon Research Institute, drug abuse, mental illness, The Nurture Effect offers evidence-based interventions that can prevent many of the psychological and behavioral problems that plague our society.

For decades, increase levels of education and income, and their research shows that we now have the power within our own hands to reduce violence, improve cognitive development in our children, behavioral scientists have investigated the role our environment plays in shaping who we are, and even prevent future criminal behaviors.

Biglan illustrates how his findings lay the framework for a model of societal change that has the potential to reverberate through all environments within society. Used book in Good Condition. By cultivating a positive environment in all aspects of society―from the home, interests, to the classroom, assets, happy, and beyond―we can ensure that young people arrive at adulthood with the skills, and habits needed to live healthy, and productive lives.

The nurture effect details over forty years of research in the behavioral sciences, as well as the author’s own research.