Contemporary Issues in Behavior Therapy [E-Book] : Improving the Human Condition / edited by Joseph R. Cautela, Waris Ishaq.
Cautela, Joseph R., (editor)
Ishaq, Waris, (editor)
Boston, MA : Springer, 1996
XV, 447 p. online resource.
englisch
9781475798265
10.1007/978-1-4757-9826-5
Applied Clinical Psychology
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • I. Behavioral Medicine
  • 2. Medical Nonadherence: A Behavior Analysis
  • 3. Covert Conditioning in Behavioral Medicine: Strategies for Psycho-oncology
  • 4. The Nature of Walking: A Foundation for the Experimental Analysis of Orientation and Mobility
  • 5. Treatment of Substance Abuse in Older Adults
  • 6. Behavior Analysis and HIV Prevention: A Call to Action
  • 7. Improving Eating Habits: A Stimulus-Control Approach to Lifestyle Change
  • 8. Memory Rehabilitation Techniques with Brain-Injured Individuals
  • II. Education
  • 9. Acting to Save Our Schools (1984–1994)
  • 10. A University for the Twenty-First Century
  • 11. The Primacy of the Initial Learning Experience: The Incredible Gift of Learning
  • III. Developmental Disabilities
  • 12. Improving the Human Condition through Communication Training in Autism
  • IV. Social Issues
  • 13. The Social Relevance of Applied Behavior Analysis and Psychological Intervention Strategies
  • 14. From Aircrib to Walden Two: B. F. Skinner and Cultural Design
  • 15. Perspectives on the Problem of Poverty
  • V. Clinical Applications
  • 16. Behavior Therapy-Generated Insight
  • 17. Some Applications of Behavioral Principles to Sport and Exercise Enhancement
  • 18. Training the Client to Be Empathetic
  • VI. Developmental Considerations
  • 19. The Making of a Stable Family
  • 20. Putting the Gold Back in the Golden Years
  • VII. Philosophical Issues
  • 21. Wisdom as the Key to a Better World
  • 22. Afterword
  • About the Contributors.