Encyclopedia of Abnormal Psychology (2 Volume Set)


Aleksei Maksimov (Editor)

Series: Psychology Research Progress
BISAC: PSY022000

This book presents current research in the field of abnormal psychology. Topics discussed include self-harm in adolescence and young adulthood; depression and a parenting intervention; a hermeneutic approach to culture and psychotherapy; psychotic symptoms in children and adolescents; treatment approaches to aggressive behavior in schizophrenia; fetal origins of antisocial personality disorder; neurobiology of borderline personality disorder; patterns of interpersonal behaviors and borderline personality characteristics; the psychology of body image and borderline personality and sexual impulsivity. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Rumination and Avoidance in Depression (The Relationship between Rumination, Avoidance and Depression in Depressed Inpatient)
(Filip Raes, Heleen Vandromme, & Dirk Hermans, Dept. of Psychology, Univ. of Leuven, Belgium)

The Spectrum and Self-Harm in Adolescence and Young Adulthood: Moving Toward An Integrative Model of Pathogenic Mechanisms
(Christa D. Labouliere, M.A. & Marc S. Karver, Univ. of South Florida)

Modeling of Dyslexia (Is A Unitary Model of Dyslexia Possible?)
(Timothy C. Papadopoulos, Dept. of Psychology, Univ. of Cyprus, George K. Georgiou, Dept. of Educational Psychology, Univ. of Alberta, Sotirios Douklias, Dept. of Psychology, Univ. of Cyprus)

Overgeneral Attachment Memory (Overgeneral Attachment-Related Autobiographical Memory in Children)
(Jessica L. Borelli, Daryn H. David, Yale Univ., Michael J. Crowley, Linda C. Mayes, Yale Univ. Child Study Center)

Depression and A Parenting Intervention (Can Caregiver Depression Bring a Good Parenting Intervention Down? The Case of Parent-Child Interaction Therapy)
(Mark Scholes, Melanie J. Zimmer-Gembeck, Rae Thomas, Griffith Univ., School of Psychology)

The Role of Negative Affective Alence in Return of Fear
(Inneke Kerkhof, Debora Vensteenwegen, Tom Beckers, Trinette Dirikx, Frank Baeyens, Rudi D’Hooge, Dirk Hermans, Univ. of Leuven, Belgium)

The Neuropsychology of Alcoholism
(J. Uekermann and I. Daum, Inst. of Cognitive Neuroscience, Dept. of Neuropsychology, Ruhr-Univ. of Bochum, Germany)

Perception Without Awareness: The Qualitative Differences Approach
(Juan J. Ortells et al., University of Almería)

Intraphychic Factors Contributing to Adolescent Depression
(Lisa C. Milne and Philip Greenway, Monash University, Australia)

A Hermeneutic Approach to Culture and Psychotherapy
(John Chambers, Montana State Univ., USA, Gary Foster, Wilfrid Laurier Univ., Canada and Susan James, Univ. of British Columbia, Canada)

Adolescent Brain Development, Behavior, Premorbid Psychosis and Risk for Schizophrenia: A Review of Structural and Functional MRI Studies
(Ozgur Oner, Ankara Diskapi Children’s Hospital, Child Psychiatry Department, Ankara, Turkey NIMH Fogarty International Center Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities (MHDD) Program, Children’s Hospital, Boston, USA, Haluk Ozbay, Yildirim Bayazit Hospital Psychiatry Department, Ankara, Turkey, Kerim M. Munir, Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Division of General Pediatrics and Department of Psychiatry, Boston, USA)

The association of visuospatial memory and working memory with adolescent onset schizophrenia
(Alasdair Vance,Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children’s Hospital,
Parkville, Melbourne, Australia)

Psychotic symptoms in children and adolescents
(Michelle Harley, Aileen Murtagh, Ian Kelleher, Mary Cannon, Department of Psychiatry, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, and others)

Psychoanalytical Teamwork on Schizophrenia Young Patients in a Day-Hospital
(Bernard Penot, Paris, France)

Treatment approaches to aggressive behavior in schizophrenia
(Jan Volavka, New York Univ., USA)

Body Image Deviation in Chronic Schizophrenia: A New Research
(Reiko Koide and Akira Tamaoka, University of Tsukuba, Japan)

Sex differences in aggressive and delinquent behavior in schizotypal adolescents
(Amanda McMillan and Elaine Walker)

Fetal origins of antisocial personality disorder and schizophrenia: Evidence form the Dutch Hunger Winter 1944-45
(Richard Neugebauer)

Genetic Epidemiology of Borderline Personality Disorder
(Marijn A. Distel, Dept. of Biological Psychology, VU Univ., Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Timothy J. Trull, Dept. of Psychological Sciences, Univ. of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO, Dorret I. Boomsma, Dept. of Biological Psychology, VU Univ., Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Correlates and Course of Recovery in Patients with Borderline Personality Disorder – A Review
(William H.J. Martens, W. Kahn Institute of Theoretical Psychiatry and Neuroscience, European Commission (Leonardo di Vinci), Royal College of Psychiatrists, Rhenen, Utrecht, The Netherlands)

Neurophysiology, Comorbidity and Dimensional Models in Borderline Personality Disorder: Critical Issues for Treatment
(Bernardo Dell’Osso, Dept. of Psychiatry, Univ. of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy, Heather Berlin, Dept. of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, Marta Serati, Dept. of Psychiatry, Univ. of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy, Alfredo Carlo Altamura,Dept. of Psychiatry, Univ. of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy)

Neurobiology of Borderline Personality Disorder: Present State and Future Directions
(Thomas Zetzsche, Thomas Frodl, Ulrich W. Preuss, Doerthe Seifert, Hans-Jurgen Moller, Eva Maria Meisenzahl, Dept. of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany, Dept. of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Martin-Luther-University, Halle/Wittenberg, Germany)

Proving the Efficiency of Music Psychotherapy with Borderline Adolescents by Means of a Quasi-Experimental Design
(Lony Schiltz, CRP-Sante, Luxembourg, Strassen, Luxembourg)

A Dissociative Model of Borderline Personality Disorder
(Colin A. Ross, The Colin A. Ross Institute for Psychological Trauma, Richardson, TX)

Borderline Symptomatology and Empathic Accuracy
(William Schweinle, Univ. of South Dakota, Judith M. Flury and William Ickes, Univ. of Texas at Arlington)

Patterns of Interpersonal Behaviors and Borderline Personality Characteristics
(Glenn Shean, Kimberly Ryan, Psychology Dept., College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA)

Borderline Personality and Somatic Symptomatology
(Randy A. Sansone, Lori A. Sansone, Sycamore Primary Care Center, Dayton, OH)

Borderline Personality and Sexual Impulsivity
(Randy A. Sansone, Lori A. Sansone, Sycamore Primary Care Center, Dayton, OH)

A Historical Perspective of Body Image and Body Image Concerns among Male and Female Adolescents in Japan
(Naomi Chisuwa, Jennifer A. O’Dea, Faculty of Education & Social Work, University of Sydney, Australia)

Body Image Among Aboriginal Children and Adolescents in Australia
(Renata L. Cinelli and Jennifer A. O’Dea, Faculty of Education & Social Work, University of Sydney, Australia)

The Psychology of Body Image: Understanding Body Image Instability and Distortion
(Jennifer S. Mills, Kaley Roosen, Rachel Vella-Zarb, Department of Psychology, York University, Toronto, Canada)

Measurement of the Perceptual Aspects of Body Image
(Rick M. Gardner, Dana L. Brown, Department of Psychology, University of Colorado Denver, Colorado)

Body Image and Cancer
(Özen Önen Sertöz, Ege University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Izmir, Turkey)

Beyond the Media: A Look at Other Socialization Processes that Contribute to Body Image Problems and Dysfunctional Eating
(Marion Kostanski, Dept. Psychology & Social Sciences, Victoria University, Australia)

Alexithymia: Body Image and Eating Disorders
(Domenico De Berardis, Viviana Marasco, Daniela Campanella, Nicola Serroni, Mario Caltabiano, Luigi Olivieri, Carla Ranalli, Alessandro Carano, Tiziano Acciavatti, Giuseppe Di Iorio, Marilde Cavuto, Francesco Saverio Moschetta, Massimo Di Giannantonio, NHS, Department of Mental Health, Psychiatric Service of Diagnosis and Treatment, Hospital “G. Mazzini” Teramo, Italy, and others)

A Meta-Analytic Review of Sociocultural Influences on Male Body Image
(Bryan T. Karazsia, Kathryn Pieper, Department of Psychology, The College of Wooster, Wooster, Ohio, and others)

Touch and Body: A Role for the Somatosensory Cortex in Establishing an Early Form of Identity (Review Article)
(Michael Schaefer, Department of Neurology, Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany)

Nothing Compares to You: The Influence of Body Size of Models in Print Advertising and Body Comparison Processes on Women’s Body Image
(Doeschka J. Anschutz, Tatjana Van Strien, Eni S. Becker, Rutger C.M.E. Engels, Behavioural Science Institute, Institute for Gender Studies, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands)

Body Image in People of African Descent: A Systematic Review
(D. Catherine Walker, The University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York)

Low SES Children’s BMI Scores and their Perceived and Ideal Body Images: Intervention Implications
(Simone Pettigrew, Melanie Pescud, Robert J. Donovan, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia, and others)

Theoretical & Methodological Considerations in Assessing Body Image among Children & Adolescents
(Margaret Lawler & Elizabeth Nixon, School of Psychology & Children’s Research Centre, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland)

Issues Pertaining to Body Image Measurement in Exercise Research
(Rebecca L. Bassett, Kathleen A. Martin Ginis, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada)

Negative Body Image Perception and Associated Attitudes in Females
(Tamara Yousef Mousa, Rima Hussein Mashal, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan)

Body Image in Young and Adult Women with Physical Disabilities
(Nancy Xenakis, Judith Goldberg, Initiative for Women with Disabilities, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA)

The Non-Satisfied Patient in Aesthetic Surgery: Medical Attitude
(Alberto Rancati, Maurizio Nava, Marcelo Irigo, Braulio Peralta, University of Buenos Aires, Universidad Catolica Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and others)


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