• An Introduction to Psychological Care in Nursing and the Health Professions book cover

    An Introduction to Psychological Care in Nursing and the Health Professions

    1st Edition

    By Helena Priest

    Caring is at the core of what nurses and other health professionals do. But caring encompasses more than simply looking after people’s physical health needs. People requiring any health service will have psychological needs that affect their feelings, thoughts, and behaviour. Good psychological…

    Paperback – 2011-08-18

  • Introduction to Vocational Rehabilitation: Policies, Practices and Skills book cover

    Introduction to Vocational Rehabilitation

    Policies, Practices and Skills, 1st Edition

    By Clive Langman

    This text provides an overview of vocational rehabilitation (VR) practice, making it the perfect companion for students and practitioners with an interest in supporting people back to work and improving their sense of health and well-being. The book is divided into three parts: the first covers…

    Paperback – 2011-08-18

  • Understanding Babies and Young Children from Conception to Three: A guide for students, practitioners and parents book cover

    Understanding Babies and Young Children from Conception to Three

    A guide for students, practitioners and parents, 1st Edition

    By Christine Macintyre

    When do babies begin to learn and what exactly are they learning? What are the key stages of a toddler’s development? Do movements such as crawling really affect later learning? How important is the environment to the under threes? What can I do to give each child the best possible support? Written…

    Paperback – 2011-07-12

  • Video in Social Science Research: Functions and Forms book cover

    Video in Social Science Research

    Functions and Forms, 1st Edition

    By Kaye Haw, Mark Hadfield

    In this digital age the use of video in social science research has become commonplace. As sophistication has increased along with usability, as spiralling staff costs push out direct observation, the researchers training today are grasping video as a means of coming to terms with the continued…

    Paperback – 2011-03-17

  • Researching Young Children's Perspectives: Debating the ethics and dilemmas of educational research with children book cover

    Researching Young Children's Perspectives

    Debating the ethics and dilemmas of educational research with children, 1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Harcourt, Bob Perry, Tim Waller

    What ethical dilemmas face researchers who work with young children? Researching Young Children’s Perspectives critically examines the challenges and complexities of rights based, participatory research with children. Rather than approaching these dilemmas as problematic issues, this book positions…

    Paperback – 2011-03-04

  • Psychiatric and Mental Health Essentials in Primary Care book cover

    Psychiatric and Mental Health Essentials in Primary Care

    1st Edition

    By Lee Ann Hoff, Betty D. Morgan

    Psychiatric and Mental Health Essentials in Primary Care addresses key mental health concepts and strategies for time-pressured practitioners in various healthcare settings serving diverse populations. It offers theoretically sound and succinct guidelines for compassionate, efficient, and effective…

    Paperback – 2010-11-03

  • Mental Health Ethics: The Human Context book cover

    Mental Health Ethics

    The Human Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Phil Barker

    All human behaviour is, ultimately, a moral undertaking, in which each situation must be considered on its own merits. As a result ethical conduct is complex. Despite the proliferation of Codes of Conduct and other forms of professional guidance, there are no easy answers to most human problems.…

    Paperback – 2010-11-01

  • Key Themes in Health and Social Care: A Companion to Learning book cover

    Key Themes in Health and Social Care

    A Companion to Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adam Barnard

    Key Themes in Health and Social Care is a learning resource for students in health and social care. It provides an overview of foundational issues and core themes in the field and introduces key areas of debate, moving from an introductory level to in-depth discussion as the book progresses.…

    Paperback – 2010-09-03

  • Mental Health and Later Life: Delivering an Holistic Model for Practice book cover

    Mental Health and Later Life

    Delivering an Holistic Model for Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Keady, Sue Watts

    The mental health needs of older people are all too often overlooked or put down to the inevitable consequences of ageing. This textbook will make it much easier for health, social care and third sector workers to identify, treat and support the needs of this population. The book takes an…

    Paperback – 2010-08-09

  • Childhood Disorders: Second Edition book cover

    Childhood Disorders

    Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Philip C. Kendall, Jonathan S. Comer

    In this Revised Edition of Childhood Disorders, Philip C. Kendall and Jonathan S. Comer present current information about the full range of psychological disorders that occur in childhood, and discuss the major models that guide the thinking about each disorder. Specific criteria for diagnosis…

    Paperback – 2010-05-05
    Psychology Press
    Clinical Psychology: A Modular Course

  • New Approaches to Qualitative Research: Wisdom and Uncertainty book cover

    New Approaches to Qualitative Research

    Wisdom and Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maggi Savin-Baden, Claire Howell Major

    Qualitative research has seen a surge of growth during the past decade. This is in large part because positivist approaches have not yielded the kinds of results that had been anticipated, and more researchers are seeking alternative perspectives to understand phenomena. The number of researchers…

    Paperback – 2010-04-07

  • Managing in Health and Social Care book cover

    Managing in Health and Social Care

    2nd Edition

    By Vivien Martin, Julie Charlesworth, Euan Henderson

    Managing in Health and Social Care is about developing skills to manage and improve health and social care services. The focus throughout is on the role that a manager can play in ensuring effective delivery of high-quality services. Examples from social care and health settings are used to…

    Paperback – 2010-02-22

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