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Elsevier Psychology Books Win BMA Book Awards

By: , Posted on: October 2, 2017

We are proud to announce that two of our psychology books were honored at the British Medical Association (BMA) annual 2017 BMA Medical Book Awards ceremony in London in September – one First Prize and one Highly Commended! The awards take place annually to recognize outstanding contributions to medical literature.  We congratulate all of the winners and especially thank all the authors and others who have worked on hard on these prize-winning titles.

First Prize – Psychology

psychiatric interviewing

Psychiatric Interviewing, 3rd Edition

Author: Shawn Shea

Over five years in the making, this new edition of the classic introduction to the art of clinical interviewing has been updated, expanded and innovatively designed for today’s reader with over 7.5 hours of streaming video integrated directly into the text itself.

Highly Commended – Health and Social Care

women and positive aging

Women and Positive Aging

Authors: Lisa Hollis-Sawyer Amanda Dykema-Engblade

This book presents the noted research in the fields of psychology, gerontology, and gender studies, reflecting the increasingly popular and pervasive positive aging issues of women in today’s society from different cohorts, backgrounds, and life situations. Download Chapter 1, The Psychology ow Women’s Aging, here.

If you would like to purchase a print copy of any of these books, click on the book cover or title link and you will be directed to the Elsevier Store where you can apply discount code STC317 and receive up to 30% off the list price and free global shipping.

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