2020 APA Books E-Collection Final Title Release

The remaining 2020 E-Collection titles are diverse in subject matter and include topics about the management of research data, how the brain processes humor, best practices for the clinical treatment of PTSD, and early childhood education intervention.

These new e-books will enable your users to develop research design and methods, learn best practices for working with individuals affected by PTSD, and assess patients for substance use referral and treatment.

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Recently Released Titles

Big Data in Psychological Research

Edited By: Sun Eun Woo, Louis Tay, and Robert W. Proctor

Associated Courses: Qualitative Research Methods; Research Design; Methods in Clinical Psychology

Publication Date: June 2020

Technological advances have led to an abundance of widely available data on every aspect of life today. Big Data in Psychological Research addresses the opportunities and challenges that these data present to psychological researchers.

Casebook to the APA Clinical Practice Guideline for the Treatment of PTSD

Editors: Lynn F. Bufka, Caroline V. Wright, and Raquel Halfond

Associated Courses: Introduction to Clinical Practice; Clinical Practice with Individuals

Release Date: June 2020

Detailed guidance to help practitioners understand and implement the treatments recommended in APA’s Clinical Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Adults and the unique factors involved in PTSD treatment.

Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment for Substance Use: A Practitioner’s Guide

Edited By: M. Dolores Cimini and Jessica L. Martin

Associated Courses: Substance Abuse Counseling; Psychology of Substance Abuse and Addictions

Publication Date: July 2020

An introduction for psychologists to screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT), an evidence-based approach to identifying and treating substance use across a variety of behavioral health care settings and patient populations.

The Cognitive Neuroscience of Humor

Editor: Sheila M. Kennison                                                                   

Associated Courses: Behavioral Neuroscience; The Psychology of Humor

Release Date: July 2020

An overview of research on how the human brain works when processing humor and how the brain works under different conditions.

Healthy Development in Young Children: Evidence-Based Interventions for Early Education

Editors: Vincent C. Alfonso and George J. DuPaul

Associated Courses: Developmental Learning; Foundations in Early Childhood Education

Release Date: July 2020

Guidance for experienced educators and mental health practitioners who work with young children on how to implement programs and interventions based on the latest scientific research.


The 2021 APA Books® E-Collections

The 2021 APA Books® E-Collections offers three purchase options: the Full, Academic, and Clinical Collections.

The 2021 Full Collection

Comprised of 34 titles to support psychological research and professional development in the behavioral and social sciences.

The 2021 Academic Collection

Includes 17 titles supportive of fundamental psychology research.

The 2021 Clinical Collection

A compilation of 17 titles relevant to clinical psychology, counseling, and psychotherapy applications.

Product features include:

  • Perpetual access with a one-time purchase
  • Multiple users, unlimited-use content
  • Downloadable as chapters or whole books
  • Ability to incorporate licensed materials in electronic course packs

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