APA Handbook of Psychopharmacology

Editor-in-Chief: Suzette M. Evans

This APA handbook covers fundamental principles of pharmacology and psychopharmacology and examines psychopharmacology for treatment of various emotional and behavioral conditions. Chapters include tool kits of resources that can be used in practice and as educational and teaching tools to stay abreast of the latest developments on the pharmacological treatments for each disorder. This informative guide is an invaluable desk reference for both researchers and practicing clinicians.

APA Handbook of Psychopharmacology

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Contemporary Family Psychology

Editor-in-Chief: Barbara H. Fiese

This 3-volume set lays a strong foundation for integrating theory, research, practice, and policy. The vast scope of the handbook argues that family psychology has evolved to have a major impact not only on the practice of psychology, but also on how researchers in the field examine the complexities of the human condition.

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APA Handbook of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

APA Handbook of Intellectual 
and Developmental Disabilities

Editor-in-Chief: Laraine Masters Glidden

APA’s latest handbook is a comprehensive, interdisciplinary 2-volume set providing an overview of the historical foundations and evolution of the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities. This Handbook also covers up to date material on clinical diagnosis, assessment, interventions, and treatments for such conditions; legal, ethical, and educational issues; and other social issues that affect the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including family impact and adjustment, relationships and parenting, spirituality, residential and caretaking services, maltreatment and criminal justice issues, stigma and ableism, health, and aging.

This Handbook includes up‑to‑date research on intellectual and developmental disabilities applicable to many different disciplines, including psychology, psychiatry, medicine, nursing, gerontology, pediatrics, sociology, social work, education, and public policy.

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APA Handbook of Consumer Psychology

Editor-in-Chief: Lynn R. Kahle
E-ISBN: 1-4338-3839-7

This handbook presents a comprehensive survey of the field, including historical reviews and critical sources of information in both core and emerging literature. Broad coverage areas include perspectives on consumer psychology, consumer characteristics and contexts, use of psychology to communicate with consumers, consumer cognitions and affect, and use of psychology to carry out business functions. Chapters pinpoint practical issues; probe unresolved and controversial topics in a balanced manner; and present future theoretical, research, and practice trends.

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APA Handbook of Psychopharmacology: Table of Contents

  1. Fundamental Principles of Pharmacology and Psychopharmacology
  2. Implementing Psychopharmacology for the Treatment of Psychological Disorders, Substance Use Disorders, and Addiction
  3. Psychopharmacology in Context: Issues Pertaining to Professional Training, Policy, and Industry

APA Handbook of Contemporary Family Psychology: Table of Contents

Volume 1: Foundations, Methods, and Contemporary Issues Across the Lifespan

  1. Influential Theories in Couple and Family Psychology
  2. Contemporary Issues in Couple and Family Psychology Theory
  3. Family Psychology Research Methods
  4. Families Across the Lifespan
  5. Contemporary Families

Volume 2: Applications and Broad Impact of Family Psychology

  1. Family Health
  2. Intersection of Family Psychology With Other Systems
  3. Family Psychology and Societal Grand Challenges
  4. Broad Impact of Family Psychology

Volume 3: Family Therapy and Training

  1. Foundational Issues in Family Therapy
  2. Family Therapy Models
  3. Couple Therapy Models
  4. Parenting Programs
  5. Education, Training, and Careers

APA Handbook of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Table of Contents

Volume 1: Foundations

  1. Origins and Overviews
  2. Causality and Variation
  3. Assessment, Diagnosis, and Labeling

Volume 2: Clinical and Educational Implications: Prevention, Intervention, and Treatment

  1. Evidence-Based Practice and Treatment
  2. Lifespan Issues

APA Handbook of Consumer Psychology: Table of Contents

  1. Perspectives on Consumer Psychology
  2. Consumers Have Demographic and Psychographic Characteristics
  3. Consumers Live in a Social Psychological World
  4. Businesses Use Psychology to Communicate With Consumers
  5. Consumers Process Cognitions and Affect
  6. Businesses Use Psychology to Carry Out Functions
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