David Cohen

David Cohen is a prolific writer and film-maker, and a fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine. He trained as a psychologist and set up Psychology News as a magazine which has since become a film and TV production company.

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The Development of Play: Third Edition

The Development of Play: Third Edition

by David Cohen

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Why do children play? What can children learn from playing? What have psychologists learned from 150 years of studying play (usually a bit too seriously)? This new edition updates and builds on the... (more)

Body Language

Body Language

by David Cohen

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What others say is not always what they think or feel. But, people's gestures do give away their true intentions, and, for those who know how to read it, the body speaks volumes. This book is a tried... (more)

Your Drug May be Your Problem: How and Why to Stop Taking Psychiatric Medications

Your Drug May be Your Problem: How and Why to Stop Taking Psychiatric Medications

by Peter R. Breggin, David Cohen

  • Paperback £11.99

From Ativan to Zoloft, Effexor to Prozac, this work describes at the dangers of psychiatric medication, and offers guidance on how to safely stop taking them.When first published in 1999, "Your Drug... (more)

What Every Man Should Know About Being a Dad

What Every Man Should Know About Being a Dad

by David Cohen

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When a man becomes a father, it can be a very daunting time. He is suddenly thrust into a new and emotional world. He can feel unprepared (despite the preceding nine months of build-up), useless... (more)

The Escape of Sigmund Freud

The Escape of Sigmund Freud

by David Cohen

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A month after the Nazis took over Austria on 12 March 1938, every business owned by Jews had a Nazi appointed to run it. For 82-year-old Sigmund Freud, the world's leading psychoanalyst, the... (more)

Freud on Coke

Freud on Coke

by David Cohen

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Before he thought of putting patients on the couch and interpreting their dreams, the young Sigmund Freud "did a whole lot of coke" amidst astonishing claims made by an American pharmaceutical... (more)

How the Child's Mind Develops: Second Edition

How the Child's Mind Develops: Second Edition

by David Cohen

  • Paperback £17.64 (RRP : £18.99 save £1.35)

This fully updated Second Edition presents the key research and controversies that have shaped and informed our knowledge of how the child's mind develops. David Cohen shows how some of the most... (more)

Psychologists on Psychology: Classic Edition

Psychologists on Psychology: Classic Edition

by David Cohen

  • Paperback £33.29 (RRP : £36.99 save £3.70)

This is a Classic Edition of David Cohen's unique collection of interviews with eminent psychologists, first published in 1977. The book presents conversations with thirteen of the world's great... (more)

Great Psychologists as Parents: Does Knowing the Theory Make You an Expert?

Great Psychologists as Parents: Does Knowing the Theory Make You an Expert?

by David Cohen

  • Paperback £31.49 (RRP : £34.99 save £3.50)

Does it make you a better parent if you have pioneered scientific theories of child development? In a unique study, David Cohen compares what great psychologists have said about raising children and... (more)

The Development Of Play

The Development Of Play

by David Cohen

  • Paperback £26.67 (RRP : £26.99 save £0.32)

Why is play so important in child development? Are children in today's society suffering from a lack of time for free play, with the emerging dominance of screen play? Can play therapy help to... (more)

The secret language of the mind: A visual enquiry into the mysteries of consciousness

The secret language of the mind: A visual enquiry into the mysteries of consciousness

by David Cohen

  • Hardback £16.99

This analysis of 'madness' and neurosis looks at the relationship between mind and personality, artificial intelligence, ESP, the 'soul', and the way the mind is influenced by drugs and meditation.... (more)

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