The Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology includes well over 500 A-Z entries covering the main topics, key concepts, and influential figures in this field.
- Serves as a comprehensive reference with particular emphasis on the scientific basis of the field; philosophical and historical issues; cultural considerations; and conflicts and controversies
- Offers an historiographical overview, demonstrating how concepts have developed over time and the ways in which research influences practice
- Cites the best and most up-to-date scientific evidence for each topic and encourages readers to think critically when evaluating the validity of various scientific claims, theories, and techniques
- Interactive cross-referencing links and powerful searching and browsing capabilities within the work