E-books: Health and Social Care

  • Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans: Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing book cover

    Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans

    Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Hilary N. Weaver

    Indigenous Peoples around the world and our allies often reflect on the many challenges that continue to confront us, the reasons behind health, economic, and social disparities, and the best ways forward to a healthy future. This book draws on theoretical, conceptual, and evidence-based…

    eBook – 2019-03-18
    Routledge

  • Health Care & Spirituality: Listening, Assessing, Caring book cover

    Health Care & Spirituality

    Listening, Assessing, Caring, 1st Edition

    By Richard B. Gilbert

    Few areas in life have experienced the rapid pace of change that has been the experience of health care. It's an area where nothing feels "safe" and everything is threatened with reexamination and redefinition. Accompanying this situation is a new appreciation for the human spirit and the gift of…

    eBook – 2019-03-14
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Understanding Motor Behaviour in Developmental Coordination Disorder book cover

    Understanding Motor Behaviour in Developmental Coordination Disorder

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Barnett, Elisabeth Hill

    Although Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD, sometimes referred to as ‘Dyspraxia’) has received less attention than other developmental disorders, its impact can be severe and long-lasting. This volume takes a unique approach, pairing companion chapters from international experts in motor…

    eBook – 2019-03-13
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

  • Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge book cover

    Total Safety and the Productivity Challenge

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Chiara Leva, Tom Kontogiannis, Marko Gerbec, Olga Aneziris

    Adopting a strategic approach to risk management can maximize competitiveness and profitability. Total Safety and Productivity approaches offer managers a set of methods and tools to apply a Total Safety Management (TSM) philosophy to achieve this. The capability to anticipate, assess and plan for…

    eBook – 2019-03-13
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Parenting: Volume I: Children and Parenting, Third Edition book cover

    Handbook of Parenting

    Volume I: Children and Parenting, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein

    This highly anticipated third edition of the Handbook of Parenting brings together an array of field-leading experts who have worked in different ways toward understanding the many diverse aspects of parenting. Contributors to the Handbook look to the most recent research and thinking to shed light…

    eBook – 2019-03-08
    Routledge

  • Restorative and Responsive Human Services book cover

    Restorative and Responsive Human Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gale Burford, John Braithwaite, Valerie Braithwaite

    In Restorative and Responsive Human Services, Gale Burford, John Braithwaite, and Valerie Braithwaite bring together a distinguished collection providing rich lessons on how regulation in human services can proceed in empowering ways that heal and are respectful of human relationships and…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge

  • Disaster Mental Health Case Studies: Lessons Learned from Counseling in Chaos book cover

    Disaster Mental Health Case Studies

    Lessons Learned from Counseling in Chaos, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Halpern, Amy Nitza, Karla Vermeulen

    Disaster Mental Health Case Studies is a riveting collection of case studies by master clinicians that reveal how disaster mental health interventions must be tailored to meet the needs of survivors. Each unique case study is structured to give the reader an introduction to the community affected…

    eBook – 2019-02-18
    Routledge

  • Systems Leadership in Health and Social Care book cover

    Systems Leadership in Health and Social Care

    1st Edition

    By John Edmonstone

    Most leadership development activity in health and social care has been intra-organisational or confined to a particular sector. However, there is increasing recognition of the need to move beyond simple collaboration and partnership and work towards different models of care which involve…

    eBook – 2019-02-18
    Routledge

  • Developing Early Literacy Skills: Practical Ideas and Activities book cover

    Developing Early Literacy Skills

    Practical Ideas and Activities, 2nd Edition

    By Katharine Bodle

    A valuable resource for professionals working with pre-school children, or with older children lacking basic literacy skills, this book provides practical photocopiable activities to develop the early skills required for success with literacy. Includes: rhyming activities; alphabet activities;…

    eBook – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Trauma and Play Therapy: Helping Children Heal book cover

    Trauma and Play Therapy

    Helping Children Heal, 1st Edition

    By Paris Goodyear-Brown

    Trauma and Play Therapy synthesizes new developments in the study of children’s trauma recovery to assist clinicians in combining play therapy with other powerful ways of addressing the needs of hurt children. The TraumaPlayTM model, formerly known as Flexibly Sequential Play Therapy, equips…

    eBook – 2019-02-12
    Routledge

  • A Critical Approach to Surrogacy: Reproductive Desires and Demands book cover

    A Critical Approach to Surrogacy

    Reproductive Desires and Demands, 1st Edition

    By Damien W Riggs, Clemence Due

    This comprehensive text makes an important contribution to the study of surrogacy, developing a novel theoretical framework through which to understand the broader social contexts as well as individual decisions at play within surrogacy arrangements. Drawing on empirical research conducted by the…

    eBook – 2019-02-01
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • Shaping Children's Services book cover

    Shaping Children's Services

    1st Edition

    By Chris Hanvey

    This text is an authoritative analysis of current services for children and young people in the UK. Drawing upon European-wide data, this innovative book critiques the policies that have shaped today’s services, argues that the current system is insufficiently joined-up and outlines a radical new…

    eBook – 2019-02-01
    Routledge

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