Practitioner’s Guide to Evidence-Based Psychotherapy

  • Jane E. Fisher
  • William T. O’Donohue

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VI
  2. Holly Hazlett-Stevens
    Pages 24-34
  3. Barry A. Edelstein, Angela S. Lowery
    Pages 35-44
  4. Kathleen M. Pike, B. Timothy Walsh, Christina Roberto
    Pages 45-56
  5. Katherine A. Fowler, Scott O. Lilienfeld
    Pages 57-67
  6. Christine E. Caselles
    Pages 68-79
  7. Melanie P. Duckworth, Victoria Mercer
    Pages 80-92
  8. William E. Pelham Jr, Daniel A. Waschbusch
    Pages 93-100
  9. O. Ivar Lovaas, Scott Cross, Scott Revlin
    Pages 101-114
  10. Lynn E. Alden, Judith M. Laposa, Charles T. Taylor
    Pages 115-121
  11. Anthony D. Mancini, George A. Bonanno
    Pages 122-130
  12. Michael W. Otto, David J. Miklowitz
    Pages 131-141
  13. Fugen Neziroglu, Sony Khemlani-Patel, Jose A. Yaryura-Tobias
    Pages 142-150
  14. Jennifer Sayrs, Ursula Whiteside
    Pages 151-160
  15. James Lock, Ann M. Schapman
    Pages 161-168
  16. Linda Anne Valle, John R. Lutzker
    Pages 169-176
  17. Amy Hoch-Espada, Erika Ryan, Esther Deblinger
    Pages 177-188
  18. Robert J. Gatchel, Richard C. Robinson, Anna Wright Stowell
    Pages 189-195
  19. James A. D’Andrea
    Pages 196-204
  20. Daniel Freeman, Philippa A. Garety
    Pages 205-213
  21. Jane E. Fisher, Craig Yury, Jeffrey A. Buchanan
    Pages 214-229
  22. Kendra Beitz, Robert F. Bornstein
    Pages 230-237
  23. Keith S. Dobson, Martin C. Scherrer, Lauren C. Haubert
    Pages 238-247
  24. Steven Jay Lynn, Oliver Fassler, Joshua A. Knox, Scott O. Lilienfeld
    Pages 248-257
  25. Jeffrey M. Lohr, L. Kevin Hamberger, Tricia H. Witte, Lisa M. Parker
    Pages 258-265
  26. Rebecca S. Laptook, Daniel N. Klein
    Pages 266-276
  27. Clinton E. Field, Patrick C. Friman
    Pages 277-283
  28. Nancy Gambescia, Gerald Weeks
    Pages 284-290
  29. Lorne M. Korman, Tony Toneatto, Wayne Skinner
    Pages 291-300
  30. Kristen H. Demertzis, Michelle G. Craske
    Pages 301-312
  31. Steven Taylor, Gordon J. G. Asmundson
    Pages 313-323
  32. Christina S. McCrae, Sidney D. Nau, Daniel J. Taylor, Kenneth L. Lichstein
    Pages 324-334
  33. Kyle E. Ferguson
    Pages 335-351
  34. Laurie Keefer, Edward B. Blanchard
    Pages 352-360
  35. Carolynn S. Kohn, David M. Kalal, Karla Kastell, Joann Viera
    Pages 361-367
  36. Steven G. Little, Angeleque Akin-Little, Teresa L. Richards
    Pages 368-376
  37. Lisa G. Regev, Antonette Zeiss, Joel P. Schmidt
    Pages 377-385
  38. Allan Gerson, David Fox
    Pages 386-395
  39. Norman B. Epstein, Donald H. Baucom, Jaslean J. LaTaillade
    Pages 396-407
  40. Frank R. Rusch, Kimberly F. Keller
    Pages 408-413
  41. Wayne Fuqua, Shai Brosh
    Pages 414-422
  42. W. Keith Campbell, Roy F. Baumeister
    Pages 423-431
  43. Eric R. Levensky
    Pages 442-452
  44. Greg Hajcak, Jonathan D. Huppert, Edna B. Foa
    Pages 453-460
  45. Sheila M. Eyberg, Kelly A. O’Brien, Rhea M. Chase
    Pages 461-468
  46. Lisa G. Regev, Antonette Zeiss, Robert Zeiss
    Pages 469-477
  47. Tamara Penix, Lezlie Pickett
    Pages 478-493
  48. Kristin Vickers, Richard J. McNally
    Pages 494-502

About this book


I haven’t seen this disorder in ages—what’s the latest treatment?
What measures are most useful in assessing this problem?
Her coverage allows so few visits—can we get anything done?
Are there any useful self help materials or websites?
How do I know this will work?

Designed to bring ready answers from scientific data to real life practice, the Practitioner’s Guide to Evidence-Based Psychotherapy is an accessible, authoritative reference for today’s clinician.

The Guide, organized alphabetically for quick reference, distills vast amounts of proven knowledge and strategies (across the lifespan as well as across the DSM) into a user friendly, hands-on reference. Chapters are written by leading experts, focusing on appropriate assessment and empirically supported therapies. Here are solid guidelines for what to rule out, what works, what doesn’t work and what can be improved for a wide range of mental health problems, including:

- ADHD, learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders
- Bedwetting, feeding disorders, school refusal, thumb sucking
- Bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, PTSD
- Child abuse and domestic violence
- Dysthymia, depression, suicidal thoughts
- Erectile and orgasmic disorders
- Smoking, gambling, substance abuse
- Stress, chronic pain, insomnia

Developed with the frontline clinician’s time and cost constraints firmly in mind, the Practitioner’s Guide to Evidence-Based Psychotherapy allows readers to understand the best assessment and treatment options. This resource is designed to help clinical psychologists, clinical social workers, psychiatrists and counselors achieve the maximum in service to their clients. Concise and up-to-date, it also serves as an excellent student guide.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Jane E. Fisher
    • 1
  • William T. O’Donohue
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Psychology/298University of NevadaRenoUSA

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