• Family Support and Family Caregiving across Disabilities book cover

    Family Support and Family Caregiving across Disabilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by George H.S. Singer, David E. Biegel, Patricia Conway

    Family members provide the majority of care for individuals with disabilities in the United States. Recognition is growing that family caregiving deserves and may require societal support, and evidence-based practices have been established for reducing stress associated with caregiving. Despite the…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge

  • Play in Healthcare: Using Play to Promote Child Development and Wellbeing book cover

    Play in Healthcare

    Using Play to Promote Child Development and Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Tonkin

    The importance of play in children’s health and care services, both as a form of therapy and as a distraction, is often overlooked. This unique text promotes developmentally appropriate provision within healthcare settings for children and young people and provides an introduction to the…

    Paperback – 2014-07-03
    Routledge

  • Caring and Well-being: A Lifeworld Approach book cover

    Caring and Well-being

    A Lifeworld Approach, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Galvin, Les Todres

    Something is missing in contemporary health and social care. Health and illness is often measured in policy documents in economic terms, and clinical outcomes are enmeshed in statistical data, with the patient’s experience left to one side. This stimulating book is concerned with how to humanise…

    Paperback – 2014-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Pharmaceutical Research, Democracy and Conspiracy: International Clinical Trials in Local Medical Institutions book cover

    Pharmaceutical Research, Democracy and Conspiracy

    International Clinical Trials in Local Medical Institutions, 1st Edition

    By Edison Bicudo

    Clinical trials used to be conducted overwhelmingly in the US and Europe but for a range of economic, technical and ethical reasons, the number of multicentre studies recruiting subjects in different regions of the World has grown exponentially. New medicines are tested in vast research networks…

    Hardback – 2014-05-01
    Routledge

  • Health and Inequality: Applying Public Health Research to Policy and Practice book cover

    Health and Inequality

    Applying Public Health Research to Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angela M. Tod, Julia Hirst

    How can research on the social determinants of health be translated into real life public health practice? Challenging the research-practice gap, this text shows readers from a range of professions how their practice can help to minimise health inequalities. The social model of health embraces…

    Paperback – 2014-04-17
    Routledge

  • A Practical Guide to Congenital Developmental Disorders and Learning Difficulties book cover

    A Practical Guide to Congenital Developmental Disorders and Learning Difficulties

    1st Edition

    By Judith P. Hudson

    To give children with congenital developmental conditions that manifest special learning needs and specific disabilities their best chance to succeed, early identification and appropriate interventions and support, is necessary. This text highlights what to look for when there are concerns about a…

    Paperback – 2014-04-08
    Routledge

  • Towards a Contextual Psychology of Disablism book cover

    Towards a Contextual Psychology of Disablism

    1st Edition

    By Brian Watermeyer

    In recent years, disability studies has been driven by a model of disability which focuses on the social and economic oppression of disabled people. Although an important counterbalance to a pathologising medical model, the social model risks presenting an impoverished and disembodied view of…

    Paperback – 2014-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • Self-Identity after Brain Injury book cover

    Self-Identity after Brain Injury

    1st Edition

    By Tamara Ownsworth

    An injury to the brain can affect virtually any aspect of functioning and, at the deepest level, can alter sense of self or the essential qualities that define who we are. In recent years, there has been a growing body of research investigating changes to self in the context of brain injury.…

    Paperback – 2014-03-24
    Psychology Press
    Neuropsychological Rehabilitation: A Modular Handbook

  • Reconceptualising Professional Learning: Sociomaterial knowledges, practices and responsibilities book cover

    Reconceptualising Professional Learning

    Sociomaterial knowledges, practices and responsibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Monika Nerland

    This book presents leading-edge perspectives and methodologies to address emerging issues of concern for professional learning in contemporary society. The conditions for professional practice and learning are changing dramatically in the wake of globalization, new modes of knowledge production,…

    Paperback – 2014-03-06
    Routledge

  • Integrating Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology: A Handbook for Clinicians book cover

    Integrating Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology

    A Handbook for Clinicians, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irismar Reis de Oliveira, Thomas Schwartz, Stephen M. Stahl

    Integrating Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology: A Handbook for Clinicians is a practical guide for the growing number of mental-health practitioners searching for information on treatments that combine psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, and psychosocial rehabilitation. Research shows that…

    Paperback – 2013-12-19
    Routledge
    Clinical Topics in Psychology and Psychiatry

  • Specialist Mental Healthcare for Children and Adolescents: Hospital, Intensive Community and Home Based Services book cover

    Specialist Mental Healthcare for Children and Adolescents

    Hospital, Intensive Community and Home Based Services, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tim McDougall, Andy Cotgrove

    A need for comprehensive services for young people requiring more intensive mental health services has been identified and this book explores what works in Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) at this level. Specialist Mental Healthcare for Children and Adolescents looks at intensive…

    Paperback – 2013-12-13
    Routledge

  • Nutrition in Pregnancy and Childbirth: Food for Thought book cover

    Nutrition in Pregnancy and Childbirth

    Food for Thought, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lorna Davies, Ruth Deery

    Making good nutritional choices can mean women optimise the outcomes of their birthing experience and offer their babies the best possible start in life. To support this, all health professionals who work with women during pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period need to have an appropriate…

    Paperback – 2013-12-05
    Routledge

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