E-books: Social Work and Social Policy

  • The Positive Parenting Handbook: Developing happy and confident children book cover

    The Positive Parenting Handbook

    Developing happy and confident children, 1st Edition

    By Judy Hutchings

    Drawing on Judy Hutchings many years of work with parents and children, The Positive Parenting Handbook is a concise, straightforward guide that offers simple solutions to daily dilemmas. The clear and easy advice provides parents with skills and tools that support positive parent/child…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    Routledge

  • Adverse Childhood Experiences: What Students and Health Professionals Need to Know book cover

    Adverse Childhood Experiences

    What Students and Health Professionals Need to Know, 1st Edition

    By Roberta Waite, Ruth Ann Ryan

    This guide provides healthcare students and professionals with a foundational background on adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) – traumatic early life experiences, which can have a profound impact on health in later life. ACEs can include being a victim of abuse, neglect or exposure to risk in the…

    eBook – 2019-08-09
    Routledge

  • The Listening Advantage: Outcomes and Applications book cover

    The Listening Advantage

    Outcomes and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Judi Brownell

    This outcome-based text offers principles and skill-building experiences for the critical competence of listening. It serves as an adaptable supplement for courses in communication and professional studies. It draws from the author’s HURIER model, which identifies six interrelated components of…

    eBook – 2019-08-02
    Routledge

  • Cross-Cultural Practice with Couples and Families book cover

    Cross-Cultural Practice with Couples and Families

    1st Edition

    By John S Shalett, Philip M Brown

    Cross-Cultural Practice with Couples and Families prepares you for the ways that cultural realities can affect your social work practice with both couples and families. You will gain in-depth exposure to a variety of cultural values and perspectives and learn to identify similarities and…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Counseling and Counselor Education book cover

    Handbook of Counseling and Counselor Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Olufunmilayo Adekson

    This comprehensive handbook provides counselors in training, counselor educators, and professional counselors with the latest information on major contemporary issues impacting the field. The design of the book is both conceptual and practical, reflecting current trends and issues from the…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Using Superheroes and Villains in Counseling and Play Therapy: A Guide for Mental Health Professionals book cover

    Using Superheroes and Villains in Counseling and Play Therapy

    A Guide for Mental Health Professionals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lawrence C. Rubin

    Through rich and research-grounded clinical applications, Using Superheroes and Villains in Counseling and Play Therapy explores creative techniques for integrating superhero stories and metaphors in clinical work with children, adolescents, adults and families. Each chapter draws on the latest…

    eBook – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Islamophobic Hate Crime: A Student Textbook book cover

    Islamophobic Hate Crime

    A Student Textbook, 1st Edition

    By Imran Awan, Irene Zempi

    In recent years, there has been a sharp increase in anti-Muslim attacks. What is driving the proliferation of these hate crimes? Why are Muslims being demonised? Building on current research and drawing upon real-life examples and case studies, this book provides an accessible introduction to…

    eBook – 2019-07-16
    Routledge

  • Justice Alternatives book cover

    Justice Alternatives

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Carlen, Leandro Ayres França

    Justice is one of the most debated and reinterpreted of concepts within the fields of law, criminology and criminal justice. Bringing together 35 leading thinkers, analysts and campaigners from around the world, this collection presents a range of on-going struggles for justice from …

    eBook – 2019-07-11
    Routledge

  • Therapeutic Approaches with Babies and Young Children in Care: Observation and Attention book cover

    Therapeutic Approaches with Babies and Young Children in Care

    Observation and Attention, 1st Edition

    By Jenifer Wakelyn

    Therapeutic Approaches for Babies and Young Children in Care: Observation and Attention is about the value of observation and close attention for babies and young children who may be vulnerable to psychological and attachment difficulties. Case studies explore the potential for…

    eBook – 2019-07-10
    Routledge
    Tavistock Clinic Series

  • Understanding the Paradox of Surviving Childhood Trauma: Techniques and Tools for Working with Suicidality and Dissociation book cover

    Understanding the Paradox of Surviving Childhood Trauma

    Techniques and Tools for Working with Suicidality and Dissociation, 1st Edition

    By Joanne Zucchetto, Simone Jacobs, Ly Vick Johnson

    Understanding the Paradox of Surviving Childhood Trauma offers clinicians a new framework for understanding the symptoms and coping mechanisms displayed by survivors of childhood abuse. This approach considers how characteristics such as suicidality, self-harm, persistent depression, and anxiety…

    eBook – 2019-07-08
    Routledge

  • Fieldwork Training in Social Work book cover

    Fieldwork Training in Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bishnu Mohan Dash, Sanjoy Roy

    This volume is a definitive manual for students and practitioners involved in learning and developing essential theories and models for fieldwork practicum in social work education. It addresses various functional issues in field practicum, delineates proper guidelines for students and supervisors,…

    eBook – 2019-07-01
    Routledge India

  • Tracing Gandhi: Satyarthi to Satyagrahi book cover

    Tracing Gandhi

    Satyarthi to Satyagrahi, 1st Edition

    By Samir Banerjee

    This book traces the journey of Mahatma Gandhi, from being a simple and truth-seeking human being, a satyarthi, to a committed, conscious and social human being, a satyagrahi. It specifically looks at this critical transformation during the time Gandhi was in South Africa. The central argument of…

    eBook – 2019-06-28
    Routledge India

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