The SAGE Handbook of Personality Theory and Assessment: Personality Measurement and Testing (Volume 2)
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The SAGE Handbook of Personality Theory and Assessment

A definitive, authoritative and up-to-date resource for anyone interested in the theories, models and assessment methods used for understanding the many factes of Human personality and individual differences This brand new Handbook of Personality Theory and Assessment 2-Volume Set constitutes an essential resource for shaping the future of the scientific foundation of personality research, measurement, and practice. There is need for...

How to Stop Losing Your Sh*t with Your Kids: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Calmer, Happier Parent
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How to Stop Losing Your Sh*t with Your Kids

Stop the yelling, lose the guilt, and become a calmer, happier parent. Drawing on evidence-based practices, here is an insight-packed and tip-filled plan for how to stop the parental meltdowns. Its compassionate, pragmatic approach will help readers feel less ashamed and more empowered to get their, ahem, act together instead of losing it. “Using a powerful combination of humor and reality checks, Naumburg helps parents unpack their ...

Transition or Transformation?: Helping Young People With Autistic Spectrum Disorder Set Out on a Hopeful Road Towards Their
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Transition or Transformation?

'Through case studies and descriptions of 'ecological' approaches they show us how to do that difficult thing: link autism 'theory' to practice. Tbook shows in detail how to:- get the 'relationship style' right- build an autism specific curriculum- promote well-being in young people with autism spectrum condition.The book has at its core the belief that people with autism can, and the people who will get most out of this book are tho...

Evolutionary Psychology: A Beginner's Guide (Beginner's Guides)
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Evolutionary Psychology: A Beginner's Guide (Beginner's Guides)

Evolutionary Psychology: A Beginner’s Guide is a uniquely accessible yet comprehensive guide to the study of the effects of evolutionary theory on human behaviour. Written specifically for the general reader, and for entry-level students, it covers all the most important elements of this interdisciplinary subject, from the role of evolution in our selection of partner, to the influence of genetics on parenting. The book draws widely ...

Serge Marquis, "Pensouillard le hamster : version illustrée"
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Pensouillard le hamster : version illustrée

Peu de mots, beaucoup d’images et encore plus drôle… L’essentiel de la méthode best-seller du Dr Serge Marquis ! Il s’appelle Pensouillard. C’est un tout petit hamster. Il court dans une roulette, à l’intérieur de notre tête… Certains jours il court plus vite que d’autres… Derrière le tapage incessant de Pensouillard le hamster se cache notre EGO. Face aux petits bobos et aux gros tracas de la vie, cet agité du bocal nous fait souffr...

Mental Health Social Work: Evidence-Based Practice
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Mental Health Social Work: Evidence-Based Practice

In Mental Health Social Work, Colin Pritchard draws on his many years of experience in research, teaching and practice in order to explore key issues for social workers who want to work in the mental health field. Mental health social work can be one of the most rewarding and one of the most frustrating areas of social work practice. Social workers need to have a good knowledge of interventions and their evidence bases, from pharmaco...

Sleep Disorders: What Keeps People Up at Night? (Diseases and Disorders)
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Sleep Disorders: What Keeps People Up at Night? (Diseases and Disorders)

Although medical experts know people need sleep to remain healthy, many of the mechanics of sleep remain a mystery, which can make it difficult to diagnose and treat sleep disorders. Through informative main text, annotated quotes, detailed charts, and engaging sidebars, readers learn about these difficulties as well as the realities of living with sleep disorders such as insomnia and narcolepsy. A list of organizations to contact fo...

Insecure in Love: How Anxious Attachment Can Make You Feel Jealous, Needy, and Worried and What You Can Do About It
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Insecure in Love

Has your romantic partner called you clingy, insecure, desperate, or jealous? No one wants to admit that they possess these qualities; but if you find yourself constantly on the alert, anxious, or worried when it comes to your significant other, you may suffer from anxious attachment, a fear of abandonment that is often rooted in early childhood experiences. In Insecure in Love, you'll learn how to overcome attachment anxiety using c...

SAGE Directions in Educational Psychology (Vol 1-5)
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SAGE Directions in Educational Psychology (Vol 1-5)

Educational psychology is a broad field characterized by the study of individuals in educational settings and how they develop and learn. It incorporates information from such sub-disciplines such as developmental psychology, human development across the life span, curriculum and instruction, motivation, and measurement and assessment. Neil Salkind has mined the rich and extensive backlist of SAGE education and psychology journals to...

The Circulatory System (Human Body: How It Works)
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The Circulatory System (Human Body: How It Works)

Composed of the heart, blood vessels, and blood, the circulatory system delivers oxygen and nutrients to every tissue in the body. This title intends to promote a basic understanding of the fundamental physical and biological principles underlying circulatory functions, and describes the anatomical features of the system.