The United Nation's International Day of Older Persons, is celebrated on 1st October. The aim is to raise awareness of the impact of an ageing population and the need to ensure people can grow old with dignity. Towards Human Rights in Residential Care for Older Persons, addresses important issues surrounding our growing elderly population, with a particular focus on older people in residential care in major regions throughout the world.
Authors Joann M O'Leary and Jane Warland discuss their title published title Meeting the Needs of Parents Pregnant and Parenting After Perinatal Loss and their how their own experiences helped writing the book in Somatic Psychotherapy Today!
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UNC Charlotte scholar’s new book seeks to integrate spirituality, religion into practice
Social welfare professor Rosemary Chapin publishes new book, wins one of field’s highest honors
The most valuable texts of 2015, as chosen by AJN’s panel of judges.
Here are the 'Essential' and 'Recommended' CHOICE titles for Health and Social Care for 2015.
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October 15-18, 2015
Visit our stand, where we will be showcasing our latest and key social work titles!
All conference attendees will receive a 20% discount on all titles and free shipping on all orders taken at the booth!
We are pleased to bring you a selection of chapter compilations from our key book series.
Each compilation features a number of chapters from different titles within the series. The compilations give you an idea of the content and scope of the book series.
Breastfeeding and work: babies need more than just (pumped) milk, they also need their mother’s bodies
In this article Dr Bueskens explores one of the key issues facing mothers as they return to work; breastfeeding, and whether or not they will be able to feed while they are working.
Breastfeeding: Providing support for the challenges women face is a FreeBook brought to you by Routledge. It contains a collection of curated content from some our top titles and leading experts.
"Disability is both a fascinating intellectual conundrum and an urgent political issue. Despite progress with disability research, there remain considerable gaps in our knowledge and understanding of disability, and there are major problems in the ways in which society responds to the challenge of disability." Tom Shakespeare (Disability Research Today)
Our NEW Disability Studies collection, features books for professionals and researchers, authored by leading experts, to help fill your knowledge gaps.