• Challenging Professional Learning book cover

    Challenging Professional Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Crowley

    Teachers and trainers are dual-professionals – they are required to have up-to-date industry skills and also skills in teaching and learning. The issue of professional identity, and the promotion of maintaining and building pedagogic expertise in relation to their vocational work, is therefore an…

    Paperback – 2013-10-21
    Routledge

  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Interdisciplinary perspectives book cover

    Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

    Interdisciplinary perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barry Carpenter OBE, Carolyn Blackburn, Jo Egerton

    Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs) have emerged as a major phenomenon within the education, health, criminal justice and social care systems of many countries, with current prevalence figures suggesting that one in a hundred children and young people have FASDs. In this publication, academics…

    Paperback – 2013-09-12
    Routledge

  • Managing Hot Flushes and Night Sweats: A cognitive behavioural self-help guide to the menopause book cover

    Managing Hot Flushes and Night Sweats

    A cognitive behavioural self-help guide to the menopause, 1st Edition

    By Myra Hunter, Melanie Smith

    The menopause is still a taboo topic and a source of uncertainty and embarrassment for many women. In Managing Hot Flushes and Night Sweats Myra Hunter and Melanie Smith aim to provide women with up to date and balanced information about menopause and a self-help guide to reduce the impact of hot…

    Paperback – 2013-09-10
    Routledge

  • Living with the Enemy: Coping with the stress of chronic illness using CBT, mindfulness and acceptance book cover

    Living with the Enemy

    Coping with the stress of chronic illness using CBT, mindfulness and acceptance, 1st Edition

    By Ray Owen

    ‘This isn’t living, this is just existing.’ A long-term physical health condition – a chronic illness, or even a disability – can take over your existence. Battling against the effects of the condition can take so much of your time and energy that it feels like the rest of your life is ‘on hold’.…

    Paperback – 2013-08-21
    Routledge

  • Working with Vulnerable Children, Young People and Families book cover

    Working with Vulnerable Children, Young People and Families

    1st Edition

    Edited by Graham Brotherton, Mark Cronin

    The potential for early intervention to prevent social problems later in life has become the focus of much debate in recent years and finds itself at the centre of contemporary social policy. The meaning of ‘vulnerability’ – one of the key concepts in this drive – is examined in this book, as well…

    Paperback – 2013-07-25
    Routledge

  • A Special Scar: The experiences of people bereaved by suicide book cover

    A Special Scar

    The experiences of people bereaved by suicide, 1st Edition

    By Alison Wertheimer

    Every 85 minutes someone in the UK takes their own life and the suicide rate is currently the highest since 2004.  Society often reacts with unease, fear and even disapproval but what happens to those bereaved by a self-inflicted death? The reasons leading someone to take their own life are complex…

    Paperback – 2013-07-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions

  • Traumatic Childbirth book cover

    Traumatic Childbirth

    1st Edition

    By Cheryl Tatano Beck, Jeanne Watson Driscoll, Sue Watson

    Postpartum depression has become a more recognized mental illness over the past decade as a result of education and increased awareness. Traumatic childbirth, however, is still often overlooked, resulting in a scarcity of information for health professionals. This is in spite of up to 34% of new…

    Paperback – 2013-07-05
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Care at Home for Older People book cover

    Perspectives on Care at Home for Older People

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Ceci, Kristín Björnsdóttir, Mary Ellen Purkis

    Demographic and epidemiological changes mean that frail older people have come to be seen as an expensive problem for health care systems. The challenge for professionals and policy-makers is to find ways to respond to the coming crisis by delivering high-quality care in the home. This collection…

    Paperback – 2013-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare

  • Anxiety Disorders: A Guide for Integrating Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy book cover

    Anxiety Disorders

    A Guide for Integrating Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Stahl, Bret A. Moore

    Drs. Stephen M. Stahl and Bret A. Moore have created an instant classic in Anxiety Disorders: A Guide for Integrating Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy. Anxiety Disorders is a comprehensive reference for the psychiatry and psychology student, intern, or resident, early career psychiatrist or…

    Paperback – 2013-02-13
    Routledge
    Clinical Topics in Psychology and Psychiatry

  • 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
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge

  • A History of Apprenticeship Nurse Training in Ireland book cover

    A History of Apprenticeship Nurse Training in Ireland

    1st Edition

    By Gerard Fealy

    Based on new research using previously unpublished sources, this compelling text is an in-depth study of the history of nurse education in Ireland, presenting a new authoritative account of the history of the traditional system of training in Ireland. Introduced as part of the reforms of hospital…

    Paperback – 2012-11-15
    Routledge

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