Traffic , Tom Vanderbilt

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A New York Times Notable Book

One of the Best Books of the Year
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In this brilliant, lively, and eye-opening investigation, Tom Vanderbilt examines the perceptual limits and cognitive underpinnings that make us worse driv...[Read More]

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The Behavioral Ecology of the Tibetan Macaque , Jin-Hua Li, Lixing Sun & Peter M. Kappeler

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This open access book summarizes the multi-disciplinary results of one of China's main primatological research projects on the endemic Tibetan macaque (Macaca thibetana), which had continued for over 30 years, but which had never been reported on systematically. Dedicated to this exceptional Old World monkey, this book makes the work of Chinese primatolo...[Read More]

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Using Superheroes in Counseling and Play Therapy

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Adventure Games | Published on 22/Jun/2020 23:00

368 pages , Springer Publishing Company , 2006-12-20
Harness the Therapeutic Power of the Superhero! Application of the Star Wars Adoption Narrative Emotional Literacy and the Incredible Hulk Batman and Trauma What Would Superman Do--An Adlerian Approach? With an incisive historical foreword by John Shelton Lawrence and insight from contributors such as Michael Brody, Pa...[Read More]

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Cognitive Training An Overview of Features and Applications

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Action Games | Published on 15/Jun/2020 21:15

211 pages , Springer , 2016-11-16
This book brings together a cutting edge international team of contributors to critically review the current knowledge regarding the effectiveness of training interventions designed to improve cognitive functions in different target populations. There is substantial evidence that cognitive and physical training can improve cognitive perf...[Read More]

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Video Game Influences on Aggression, Cognition, and Attention

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Action Games | Published on 15/Jun/2020 15:47

203 pages , Springer , 2018-08-21
This book addresses the ongoing scientific debates regarding video games and their effects on players. The book features opposing perspectives and offers point and counterpoint exchanges in which researchers on both sides of a specific topic make their best case for their findings and analysis. Chapters cover both positive and negative e...[Read More]

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Treating Trauma and Traumatic Grief in Children and Adolescents

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Kids Safe Games | Published on 08/Jun/2020 21:27

256 pages , Guilford Press , 2006-06-23
This is the authoritative guide to conducting trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy (TF-CBT), a systematic, evidence-based treatment for traumatized children and their families. Provided is a comprehensive framework for assessing posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety, and other symptoms; developing a flexible, in...[Read More]

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Counseling Boys and Young Men

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Kids Safe Games | Published on 08/Jun/2020 18:11

456 pages , Springer Publishing Company , 2012-06-05
"Counseling Boys and Young Men provides a plethora of information and counseling techniques essential to the continued development of young men....The text serves as a noteworthy manual addressing the myriad of issues affecting young males in todayĆ­s society."--The Professional Counselor Journal This comprehensive gui...[Read More]

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Game-Based Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Child Sexual Abuse An Innovative Treatment Approach

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Kids Safe Games | Published on 08/Jun/2020 08:54

448 pages , Springer Publishing Company , 2014-12-02
DELIVERS AN EFFECTIVE, ENGAGING NEW TECHNIQUE FOR TREATING CHILDHOOD SEXUAL ABUSE Treating a confirmed or suspected case of childhood sexual abuse is undoubtedly one of the most challenging situations a clinician can face. This unique book, written by recognized experts on the evaluation and treatment of childhood sexu...[Read More]

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Hiding an Elephant Living with Adult ADHD

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Kids Safe Games | Published on 25/May/2020 18:19

100 pages , Tate Publishing , 2010-08
I was already so ashamed of myself...I got to the point where I would duck behind shelves at the grocery store to avoid talking to people...I went out of the house as little as possible and would never invite anybody to come to my home, other than my best friend. I was determined to hide this elephant that had taken over my life. Aft...[Read More]

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Child Psychotherapy Integrating Developmental Theory into Clinical Practice

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Kids Safe Games | Published on 25/May/2020 08:58

312 pages , Springer Publishing Company , 2012-06-22
All too often children are diagnosed and medicated without the consideration that their symptoms may actually be a healthy response to stressful life events. This integrative guide for mental health practitioners who work with children underscores the importance of considering the etiology of a child's symptoms within ...[Read More]

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Wellbeing: A Complete Reference Guide, Interventions and Policies to Enhance Wellbeing

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Fighting Games | Published on 20/Apr/2020 23:05

704 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2014-02-05
Using an evidence-based approach and case studies from a wide range of life domains, Interventions and Policies to Enhance Wellbeing examines the most successful existing strategies to promote wellbeing and mental health. Discusses the results of the latest research in the science of wellbeing and their implications for improved...[Read More]

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Violent Video Game Effects on Children and Adolescents Theory, Research, and Public Policy

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Online Games | Published on 13/Apr/2020 09:44

200 pages , Oxford University Press , 2007-01-11
Violent video games are successfully marketed to and easily obtained by children and adolescents. Even the U.S. government distributes one such game, America's Army, through both the internet and its recruiting offices. Is there any scientific evidence to support the claims that violent games contribute to aggressive and v...[Read More]

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