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Essentials of Psychology (with Making the Grade Printed Access Card)Essentials of Psychology is a streamlined version of Dr. Franzoi’s flagship text Psychology: Journey of Discovery. Both texts approach the first course in psychology as a discovery experience, both in describing the scientific theory and research within the discipline and in describing the introductory students’ personal journey in learning about themselves and others. Dr. Franzoi uses a story-telling approach to describe the science of psychology, often humanizing himself in humorous personal…

Essentials of Testing and Assessment: A Practical Guide for Counselors, Social Workers, and Psychologists (PSY 660 Clinical Assessment and Decision Making)This text is intended for upper-level undergraduate and graduate level courses in departments of counselor education, social work, clinical psychology, and human services. Typical course names include Assessment in Counseling, Introductory Assessment, Mental Health Appraisal, Counseling Assessment, Appraisal Techniques, and Appraisal in Counseling….

Essentials of Personnel Assessment and SelectionThis second edition provides managers and students the nuts and bolts of assessment processes and selection techniques. With this knowledge, managers learn to make informed personnel decisions based on the results of tests and assessments. The book emphasizes that employee performance predictions require well-formed hypotheses about personal characteristics that may be related to valued behavior at work. It also stresses the need for developing a theory of the attribute one hypothesizes as a pre…

MAKING COMMON SENSE COMMON: AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO STRATEGIES FOR HIGHLY EFFECTIVE CRITICAL THINKING AND PROBLEM SOLVINGSome of the nation’s most successful industrialists and entrepreneurs have been thinking creatively — viewing problems from a prospective the other business people couldn’t or wouldn’t think of. Thomas Edison, who nearly single-handedly drove the Industrial Revolution in the early twentieth century once said: “It’s hard to think about achieving the impossible, when you’re surrounded with people wanting to discuss only the possible.” He probably found more inventions and innovations …

Making Divorce Work: 8 Essential Keys to Resolving Conflict and Rebuilding Your LifeEight essential keys to resolving conflict and rebuilding your life. This unique and empowering guide gives divorcing couples the skills to manage their divorce successfully, handle the legal and emotional issues harmoniously, and redefine and preserve the positive elements of their relationship. Informed by eight mediation concepts developed and used by the authors in their practice, the process outlined in this book will allow divorcing couples to deal rationally with the issues rather than …

Essentials of Psychology: AND Making the Grade CD-ROMLahey has built a superior reputation of student success through a sound pedagogical system. A highly respected researcher, Lahey applies learning theory to his text and the result is a system that leads to student learning. Want proof? Open any chapter and you’ll see each begins with an advanced organizer that tells the student what the chapter is about and gives him or her a “cognitive structure” on which to hang new information. Each main section is followed by a review to reinforce the cogni…

Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of LessINSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER Have you ever felt the urge to declutter your work life?Do you often find yourself stretched too thin? Do you simultaneously feel overworked and underutilized? Are you frequently busy but not productive? Do you feel like your time is constantly being hijacked by other people’s agendas? If you answered yes to any of these, the way out is the Way of the Essentialist. The Way of the Essentialist isn’t about getting more done in les…

Pregnant on Prozac: The Essential Guide To Making The Best Decision For You And Your BabyAntidepressants today top the list of drugs prescribed to women. But what happens when you add pregnancy into the mix? Pregnant on Prozac is the first guide to separate the myths from the facts. Taking a pull-no-punches, prescriptive approach, it clearly spells out not only the possible risks of antidepressant use―whether it be Prozac, Wellbutrin, or any of the host of other drugs―by hopeful mothers but also the lesser-known yet serious risks to both fetus and mother from untreated depressio…

Wellbeing: The Five Essential ElementsMuch of what we think will improve our wellbeing is either misguided or just plain wrong. Contrary to what many people believe, wellbeing isn’t just about being happy. Nor is it only about being wealthy or successful. And it’s certainly not limited to physical health and wellness. In fact, focusing on any of these elements in isolation may drive us to frustration and even a sense of failure.When striving to improve our lives, we are quick to buy into programs that promise to help us make money,…

How to Win Friends & Influence PeopleMuch of what we think will improve our wellbeing is either misguided or just plain wrong. Contrary to what many people believe, wellbeing isn’t just about being happy. Nor is it only about being wealthy or successful. And it’s certainly not limited to physical health and wellness. In fact, focusing on any of these elements in isolation may drive us to frustration and even a sense of failure.When striving to improve our lives, we are quick to buy into programs that promise to help us make money,…