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Psychology, Counseling, & Psychiatry News

Welcome to the December 2010 issue of SAGE's Psychology, Counseling, and Psychiatry Newsletter. You'll find important information about our books, reference works, and journals, including several new journals and access to content about Behavioral and Cultural Psychology that we have made available to you through January 15, 2011.

Access articles about Behavioral and Cultural Psychology for FREE

Read these articles for FREE through January 15, 2011. Click on the articles below to sample the content in each journal or click on the title to browse through a sample issue.

Self-Development and Relationships through Acculturation by Kyunghwa Kwak, Culture & Psychology

The Many Meanings/Aspects of Emotion: Definitions, Functions, Activation, and Regulation by Carroll E. Izard, Emotion Review

Empowerment/Sexism: Figuring Female Sexual Agency in Contemporary Advertising by Rosalind Gill, Feminism & Psychology

Acculturative Stress Among Documented and Undocumented Latino Immigrants in the United States by Consuelo Arbona, Norma Olvera, Nestor Rodriguez, Jacqueline Hagan, Adriana Linares, and Margit Wiesner, Hispanic Journal of Behavioural Sciences

Review: Adoption Research: Trends, Topics, Outcomes by Jesús Palacios and David Brodzinsky, International Journal of Behavioral Development

Does the Job Satisfaction—Job Performance Relationship Vary Across Cultures? by Thomas W. H. Ng, Kelly L. Sorensen and Frederick H. K. Yim, Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology

Understanding the Different Realities, Experience, and Use of Self-Esteem Between Black and White Adolescent Girls by Portia E. Adams, Journal of Black Psychology

Methodology for Building Psychological Models from Scriptures: Contributions of Indian Psychology to Indigenous and Universal Psychologies by Dharm P. S. Bhawuk, Psychology & Developing Societies

New Journals at SAGE!

SAGE welcomes the following new journals:

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Coming January 2011!

Teaching of Psychology
Editor: Andrew M. Christopher, Department of Psychology, Albion College, Albion, MI
Published in Association with Society for the Teaching of Psychology, Division 2 of the American Psychological Association

This indispensable journal offers creative and hands-on articles that help you use a variety of resources (for example, technology as a teaching tool) to enhance student learning. Read more.

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Coming February 2011!

Organizational Psychology Review
Daan van Knippenberg, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Published in Association with European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology

Organizational Psychology Review is a new quarterly, peer-reviewed scholarly journal with the unique aim to publish original conceptual work and meta-analyses in the field of organizational psychology (broadly defined to include applied, industrial, occupational, personnel, and work psychology as well as organizational behavior). Read more.

Pre-register for free online access to Volumes 1-3 through December 2013.

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Coming March 2011!

Psychology of Women Quarterly
Editor: Janice D. Yoder
Published in Association with the Society for the Psychology of Women, Division 35 of the American Psychological Association

Psychology of Women Quarterly is a feminist journal that publishes qualitative and quantitative research with substantive and theoretical merit, along with critical reviews, theoretical articles, and invited book reviews related to the psychology of women and gender. Read more.

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Coming March 2011!

Society and Mental Health
Editor: William R. Avison, The University of Western Ontario (check)
Official journal of the American Sociological Association Section on the Sociology of Mental Health

Society and Mental Health will publish original and innovative peer-reviewed research and theory articles that link social structure and sociocultural processes with mental health and illness in society. Read more.

Coming March 2011!

Musicae Scientiae

Editor: Jukka Louhivuori, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
Published in Association with European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music

Musicae Scientiae publishes empirical, theoretical and critical articles directed at increasing understanding of how music is perceived, represented and generated. Read more.

Special Issues

View the table of contents of these special issues.  For full-text access, you will need either an individual or institutional subscription.

Performance Psychology: Theory and Application In Industry, Sports, Human Services, and Behavioral Healthcare
Editor: James K. Luiselli, EdD, ABPP, BCBA-D
Behavior Modification (September 2010)

Current Directions in Schizophrenia Research
Editors: Randall Engle, Georgia Institute of Technology and Elaine Walker, Emory University
Register HereListen to Elaine Walker’s introduction.
Current Directions in Psychological Science (August 2010)

William James and the Humanistic Revolution: Scholars Look Back and Ahead a Century After His Death
Editor: Edward Hoffman
Journal of Humanistic Psychology (October 2010)

The Flynn Effect
Editors: Alan S. Kaufman and Lawrence G. Weiss
Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment (October 2010)

Genetics, Personalized Medicine, and Behavioral Intervention—Can This Combination Improve Patient Care?
Editor: David Reiss
Perspectives on Psychological Sciences (September 2010)

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American Psychoanalytic Association celebrates 100 years of having the courage to dream

American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA)
The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) kicks off its 100th anniversary at its annual Meeting in January 2011.  Founded in 1911, APsaA is the oldest national psychoanalytic association.  The 100th anniversary year will salute a century’s worth of psychoanalytic contributions to American culture, academia, and health care.

Correctional and Forensic Psychologists: Join the IACFP today and save 30%*

The International Association for Correctional and Forensic Psychology (IACFP) is an organization of behavioral scientists and practitioners who are concerned with the delivery of high-quality mental health services to criminal offenders, and with promoting and disseminating research on the etiology, assessment, and treatment of criminal behavior. Benefits include print and online access to Criminal Justice & Behavior and more than 55 other criminology and psychology journals.

*To receive your 30% discount you must enter Promo Code: Email 30% in the Comments and Special Instructions field during the online Checkout process at - the discounted rate will not be shown at time of checkout, but your credit card will be charged the discounted amount.

New and Upcoming Textbooks

Looking for high-quality, low-priced textbooks for your course? Qualified adopters can request a complimentary review copy of these new and upcoming textbooks.
A History of Psychology: A Global Perspective

A History of Psychology: A Global Perspective
Eric Shiraev, George Mason University

This text offers comprehensive coverage of both classical and contemporary systems of thought, connects psychology to evolving society and culture from ancient times to today, and provides scores of contemporary applications that draw students into the topic. Read more.

October 2010, 560 pages
Hardcover: $89.95, ISBN: 978-1-4129-7383-0

Child Development: An Active Learning Approach Child Development: An Active Learning Approach
Laura E. Levine, Central Connecticut State University
Joyce Munsch, California State University, Northridge

This text was class-tested and the student response was clear…Child Development engages students in an ACTIVE learning experience. It provides students with the tools they need to think critically about child development in this course and beyond. Read more.

September 2010, 704 pages
Paperback: $79.95, ISBN: 978-1-4129-6850-8

Visit us at these conferences

Save 20% on all SAGE books and journals when you purchase them at these conferences:

National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology
St. Pete Beach, FL
January 3-6, 2011

American Psychoanalytic Association
New York, NY
January 12-16, 2011

10th Annual Society for Personality & Social Psychology
San Antonio, TX
January 27-29, 2011

American Counseling Association
New Orleans, LA
March 23-27, 2011

Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting (SRCD)
March 31-April 2, 2011
Montreal, Canada

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