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  • Smiles Are Everywhere: Integrating Clown-Play into healthcare practice book cover

    Smiles Are Everywhere

    Integrating Clown-Play into healthcare practice, 1st Edition

    By Bernie Warren, Peter Spitzer

    The role of humour, laughter and play in healthcare and wellbeing is a hot topic. Smiles are Everywhere: Integrating clown-play into healthcare practice is a practical handbook aimed primarily at healthcare professionals and those working in healthcare settings who wish to bring play and humour…

    Paperback – 2013-07-17

  • Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Panteleimon Ekkekakis

    A growing body of evidence shows that physical activity can be a cost-effective and safe intervention for the prevention and treatment of a wide range of mental health problems. As researchers and clinicians around the world look for evidence-supported alternatives and complements to established…

    Hardback – 2013-04-23

  • Social Protection in Developing Countries: Reforming Systems book cover

    Social Protection in Developing Countries

    Reforming Systems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katja Bender, Markus Kaltenborn, Christian Pfleiderer

    Providing universal access to social protection and health systems for all members of society, including the poor and vulnerable, is increasingly considered crucial to international development debates. This is the first book to explore from an interdisciplinary and global perspective the reforms…

    Paperback – 2013-04-05
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • The Psychology of Sport Injury and Rehabilitation book cover

    The Psychology of Sport Injury and Rehabilitation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monna Arvinen-Barrow, Natalie Walker

    Athletes routinely use psychological skills and interventions for performance enhancement but, perhaps surprisingly, not always to assist in recovery from injury. This book demonstrates the ways in which athletes and practitioners can transfer psychological skills to an injury and rehabilitation…

    Paperback – 2013-04-03

  • Military Health Care: From Pre-Deployment to Post-Separation book cover

    Military Health Care

    From Pre-Deployment to Post-Separation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jomana Amara, Ann M. Hendricks

    This edited volume surveys critical aspects of modern military health care in the US and various other Western countries with troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. In the United States, the military medical system, including care for veterans, is large and diverse and involves two institutions, the US…

    Hardback – 2013-03-13
    Cass Military Studies

  • International Perspectives on Public Health and Palliative Care book cover

    International Perspectives on Public Health and Palliative Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Libby Sallnow, Suresh Kumar, Allan Kellehear

    Public health approaches to palliative care have been growing in policy importance and practice acceptance. This innovative volume explores the major concepts, practice examples, and practice guidelines for this new approach. The goal of ‘comprehensive care’ – seamless support for patients as they…

    Paperback – 2013-02-14
    Routledge Studies in Public Health

  • The Essence of Play: A Practice Companion for Professionals Working with Children and Young People book cover

    The Essence of Play

    A Practice Companion for Professionals Working with Children and Young People, 1st Edition

    By Justine Howard, Karen McInnes

    A unique companion to professional play practice! All play professionals are united in their belief that play is important for children’s development – and there are inherent characteristics of play that underpin professional play practice across contexts. Providing an overarching concept of play,…

    Paperback – 2013-01-11

  • Cut Down to Size: Achieving success with weight loss surgery book cover

    Cut Down to Size

    Achieving success with weight loss surgery, 1st Edition

    By Jenny Radcliffe

    Cut Down to Size covers everything you need to know about bariatric surgery, from referral through to the challenges you may face after surgery. Most people who seek weight loss surgery have struggled for many years to control their eating, and have experienced increasing health limitations,…

    Paperback – 2013-01-04

  • Biopolitics and the 'Obesity Epidemic': Governing Bodies book cover

    Biopolitics and the 'Obesity Epidemic'

    Governing Bodies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Wright, Valerie Harwood

    Biopolitics and the ‘Obesity Epidemic’ is the first edited collection of critical perspectives on the 'obesity epidemic.' The volume provides a comprehensive discussion of current issues in the critical analysis of health, obesity and society, and the impact of obesity discourses on different…

    Paperback – 2012-12-10
    Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare

  • Rhythms of Recovery: Trauma, Nature, and the Body book cover

    Rhythms of Recovery

    Trauma, Nature, and the Body, 1st Edition

    By Leslie E. Korn

    Rhythm is one of the most important components of our survival and well-being. It governs the patterns of our sleep and respiration and is profoundly tied to our relationships with friends and family. But what happens when these rhythms are disrupted by traumatic events? Can balance be restored,…

    Paperback – 2012-11-26

  • Using Storytelling to Support Children and Adults with Special Needs: Transforming lives through telling tales book cover

    Using Storytelling to Support Children and Adults with Special Needs

    Transforming lives through telling tales, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Grove

    This innovative and wide-ranging book shows how storytelling can open new worlds for learners with or without special educational needs. With sections that outline both therapeutic and educational approaches, the leading practitioners who contribute to this practical resource draw on their…

    Paperback – 2012-11-12

  • Team Physician Manual: International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS) book cover

    Team Physician Manual

    International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS), 1st Edition

    Edited by Lyle J. Micheli, Fabio Pigozzi, Kai-Ming Chan, Walter R. Frontera, Norbert Bachl, Angela D. Smith, S. Talia Alenabi

    The FIMS Team Physician Manual is the official sports medicine handbook of the International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS), the world’s oldest sports medicine organization. Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, the book offers a complete guide to the background knowledge,…

    Paperback – 2012-10-19

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