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Challenges in Counselling: Loss

by Sally Flatteau Taylor & Kirsten Amis

Draw upon relevant research and the author's experience to outline and contextualise the key aspects of loss: theoretical concepts, approaches and vocabulary terms.

Loss and bereavement is a sensitive area; no...


Challenges in Counselling: Research

by Jim Carmichael & Kirsten Amis

Help both qualified and trainee counsellors understand and engage with past and current research in the field.

This book both explains why research is relevant to practical counselling skills and addresses the...


Challenges in Counselling: Self-Harm

by Dr Andrew Reeves & Kirsten Amis

Home in on the common problems and anxieties your students are likely to encounter in this notoriously difficult area of counselling.

Working as a counsellor carries a high likelihood of working with clients...


The EYFS: A Practical Guide for Students and Professionals

by Vicky Hutchin

Endorsed by CACHE, this is the ideal book for you if you are an early years professional, a Level 2 or Level 3 child care learner, are working in a pre-school or are working as a child minder. This book will...


Civic Work, Civic Lessons: Two Generations Reflect on Public Service

by Thomas Ehrlich & Ernestine Fu

Civic Work, Civic Lessons explains how and why people of all ages, and particularly young people, should engage in public service. Its authors are 57 years apart in age, but united in their passion for public...


Robert N. Butler, MD: Visionary of Healthy Aging

by Andy Achenbaum

Robert Neil Butler (1927–2010) was a scholar, psychiatrist, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author who revolutionized the way the world thinks about aging. One of the first psychiatrists to engage with older men...


American Hungers: The Problem of Poverty in U.S. Literature, 1840-1945

by Gavin Jones

Social anxiety about poverty surfaces with startling frequency in American literature. Yet, as Gavin Jones argues, poverty has been denied its due as a critical and ideological framework in its own right, despite...


Mindfulness and Psychotherapy, Second Edition

by Christopher K. Germer, Ronald D. Siegel & Paul R. Fulton

This practical book has given tens of thousands of clinicians and students a comprehensive introduction to mindfulness and its clinical applications. The book describes the philosophical underpinnings of mindfulness...


Effective Grant Writing and Program Evaluation for Human Service Professionals: An Evidence-Based Approach

by Francis K. O. Yuen, Kenneth L. Terao & Anna Marie Schmidt

A state-of-the-art guide for developing grants witha strong emphasis on using program outcome measurement to underscore need and accountability

Based on the authors' many years of experience in the public and...


Birth Control in China 1949-2000: Population Policy and Demographic Development

by Thomas Scharping

This comprehensive volume analyses Chinese birth policies and population developments from the founding of the People's Republic to the 2000 census. The main emphasis is on China's 'Hardship Number One Under...


The Role of the Outdoors in Residential Environments for Aging

by Susan Rodiek

The Role of the Outdoors in Residential Environments for Aging presents new insights on the positive role nature and the outdoors can play in the lives of older adults, whether they live in the community, in...


Becoming Solution-Focused in Brief Therapy

by John L. Walter & Jane E. Peller

Published in 1992, Becoming Solution-Focused In Brief Therapy is a valuable contribution to the field of Psychotherapy.


The Law and Elderly People

by Aled Griffiths, Dr Gwyneth Roberts & Gwyneth Roberts

Although the number of elderly people in Britain is increasing steadily, the law in relation to their particular needs is a relatively neglected field. The Law and Elderly People was the first text to provide...


Critical Analysis Skills For Social Workers

by David Wilkins & Godfred Boahen

This book will help both pre- and post-qualifying social work students gain an overview of key analysis skills by using case studies, practical examples and practice dilemmas.


Supporting Women after Domestic Violence: Loss, Trauma and Recovery

by Hilary Abrahams & Cathy Humphreys

This book offers advice on how to enable women who have experienced domestic violence to embark on a journey of recovery. The book draws on theory, original research and the personal experiences of women who...


Teamworking Skills For Social Workers

by Ruben Martin

This book reviews different types of teams and explores the dynamics present when people work together, the roles individuals play and the skills necessary for effective teamworking. This book will be suitable...


Confronting Injustice and Oppression: Concepts and Strategies for Social Workers

by David G. Gil

More urgent than ever, David G. Gil’s guiding text gives social workers the knowledge and confidence they need to change unjust realities. Clarifying the meaning, sources, and dynamics of injustice, exploitation,...


Social Work Values and Ethics

by Frederic G. Reamer

For more than a decade, teachers and practitioners have chosen Frederic G. Reamer’s Social Work Values and Ethics for its comprehensive introduction to ethical decision making and practical guidance regarding...


Addressing Violence, Abuse and Oppression: Debates and Challenges

by Barbara Fawcett & Fran Waugh

This book provides a broad overview of violence in relation to a range of groups and areas that social workers and human service professionals work with - men, women, children, mental health, youth, older people,...


Controlling Your Drinking, Second Edition: Tools to Make Moderation Work for You

by William R. Miller & Ricardo F. Munoz

Interested in cutting down on your drinking without giving it up altogether? This encouraging, science-based book can help make that goal a reality. Distinguished clinician-researchers William R. Miller and...