E-books: Health and Social Care

  • Why Won't My Teenager Talk to Me? book cover

    Why Won't My Teenager Talk to Me?

    2nd Edition

    By John Coleman

    Do you wish your son or daughter would tell you more about what is happening in their life, and that they would open up to you more often? Are you worried about them as they seem to be spending more and more time in their bedroom and on their smart phone? The teenage years can be a time of concern…

    eBook – 2018-09-05
    Routledge

  • Beyond Self-Care for Helping Professionals: The Expressive Therapies Continuum and the Life Enrichment Model book cover

    Beyond Self-Care for Helping Professionals

    The Expressive Therapies Continuum and the Life Enrichment Model, 1st Edition

    By Lisa D. Hinz

    Beyond Self-Care for Helping Professionals is an innovative guide to professional self-care focused not just on avoiding the consequences of failing to take care of oneself, but on optimal health and positive psychology. This new volume builds upon the Expressive Therapies Continuum to introduce…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Smart Use of State Public Health Data for Health Disparity Assessment book cover

    Smart Use of State Public Health Data for Health Disparity Assessment

    1st Edition

    By Ge Lin, Ming Qu

    Health services are often fragmented along organizational lines with limited communication among the public health–related programs or organizations, such as mental health, social services, and public health services. This can result in disjointed decision making without necessary data and…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Productivity Press

  • Body Reshaping through Muscle and Skin Meridian Therapy: An Introduction to 6 Body Types book cover

    Body Reshaping through Muscle and Skin Meridian Therapy

    An Introduction to 6 Body Types, 1st Edition

    By Jeonhee Jang

    Body Reshaping through Muscle and Skin Meridian Therapy: An Introduction to 6 Body Types shows you how your weight and body shape can be a direct result of ill health and explains the structures and functions involved. It explores much more than just what your scale and the fit of your clothes…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    CRC Press

  • Juvenile Justice in Europe: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Juvenile Justice in Europe

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barry Goldson

    At a time when Europe is witnessing major cultural, social, economic and political challenges and transformations, this book brings together leading researchers and experts to consider a range of pressing questions relating to the historical origins, contemporary manifestations and future prospects…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Language Deprivation and Deaf Mental Health book cover

    Language Deprivation and Deaf Mental Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Neil S. Glickman, Wyatte C. Hall

    Language Deprivation and Deaf Mental Health explores the impact of the language deprivation that some deaf individuals experience by not being provided fully accessible language exposure during childhood. Leading experts in Deaf mental health care discuss the implications of language deprivation…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Living with Frailty: From Assets and Deficits to Resilience book cover

    Living with Frailty

    From Assets and Deficits to Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Shibley Rahman

    Increasingly, we question ‘what makes us healthy?’, as well as ‘what makes us ill?’. What does this shift mean for frailty? Almost wholly defined in negative terms, the term ‘frail’ tends to refer to a group of older people who are at highest risk of adverse outcomes such as falls, infections,…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Using Spoken Language: Games and Activities for 7-9 year olds book cover

    Understanding and Using Spoken Language

    Games and Activities for 7-9 year olds, 2nd Edition

    By Catherine Delamain, Jill Spring

    Understanding and Using Spoken Language is a collection of original games and activities designed to help and support children aged from 7 to 9 years. The book seeks to address language and communication diffi culties for children aged 7–9 by providing a range of fun and engaging activities. The…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge
    The Good Communication Pathway

  • Using Stories, Art, and Play in Trauma-Informed Treatment: Case Examples and Applications Across the Lifespan book cover

    Using Stories, Art, and Play in Trauma-Informed Treatment

    Case Examples and Applications Across the Lifespan, 1st Edition

    By Pat Pernicano

    This book shows new and experienced therapists how to use meaningful therapeutic material in art, stories and play to facilitate shifts in outlook and behavior. Using a wide variety of case studies, Dr. Pernicano lays out a framework for problem clarification, conceptualization, trauma-informed…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Delivering Resilient Health Care book cover

    Delivering Resilient Health Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erik Hollnagel, Jeffrey Braithwaite, Robert L. Wears

    Health care is under tremendous pressure regarding efficiency, safety, and economic viability. It has responded by adopting techniques that have been useful in other industries, such as quality management, lean production, and high reliability – although with limited, and all-too-often…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Causality, Probability, and Medicine book cover

    Causality, Probability, and Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Donald Gillies

    Why is understanding causation so important in philosophy and the sciences? Should causation be defined in terms of probability? Whilst causation plays a major role in theories and concepts of medicine, little attempt has been made to connect causation and probability with medicine itself.…

    eBook – 2018-08-15
    Routledge

  • Violent and Sexual Offenders: Assessment, Treatment and Management book cover

    Violent and Sexual Offenders

    Assessment, Treatment and Management, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jane L. Ireland, Carol A. Ireland, Philip Birch

    Building on the success of the first edition and the growth of research in the field over the past decade, this book offers an authoritative overview of the assessment, treatment, and management of violent and sexual offenders. This new and expanded edition reflects the considerable developments in…

    eBook – 2018-08-15
    Routledge

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