Growth through choice: the psychology of personal adjustment

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich College Publishers, 1993 - Psychology - 507 pages
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Dennis P. Saccuzzo is a professor of psychology at San Diego State University, and an adjunct professor of law at Thomas Jefferson School of Law. He has been a scholar and practitioner of psychological testing for over 32 years and has numerous peer-reviewed publications and professional presentations in the field. Dr. Saccuzzo's research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Mental Health, the National Institutes of Health, the U.S. Department of Education, the Scottish Rite Foundation, and the U.S. armed services. He is also a California licensed psychologist and a California licensed attorney. He is board certified in clinical psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). In addition, he is a Diplomate of the American Board of Assessment Psychology (ABAP) and the American Board of Forensic Medicine He is a fellow of the American Psychological Association, American Psychological Society, and Western Psychological Association for outstanding and unusual contributions to the field of psychology. Dr. Saccuzzo is the author or co-author of over 300 peer-reviewed papers and publications, including eight textbooks and 20 law manuals. He is the president and co-founder of Applications of Psychology to Law, inc, an educational institution that applies psychological science to a legal issues and the study of law.

Rick Ingram received his PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Kansas. The first part of his career was spent at San Diego State University where he was a professor of psychology and a core member in the joint San Diego State University/University of California, San Diego Doctoral Training Program in clinical psychology. He is currently a professor of psychology at the University of Kansas and serves as the editor of Cognitive Therapy and Research and as associate editor for the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. He has over 100 publications and over 175 conference presentations, mainly in the area of depression. He has authored or edited 6 books, the most recent of which are Ingram, R. E., & Price, J. (Eds.) Vulnerability to Psychopathology: Risk Across the Lifespan (Guilford, 2001) and Ingram, R. E., Miranda, J., & Segal, Z. V. Cognitive Vulnerability to Depression (Guilford, 1998). He is a Fellow of Division 12 of the American Psychological Association, and a Founding Fellow of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy. He is also the recipient of the Distinguished Scientific Award of the American Psychological Association for Early Career Contributions to Psychology, and earlier the New Researcher Award from the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy.

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