Post-Compulsory Education Products

  • Working With Troubled Men

    A Contemporary Practitioner's Guide, 1st Edition

    By Morley D. Glicken

    This book offers a concise, readable, research-grounded synthesis of the special concerns mental health and other helping professionals need to address when working with men today, and explains a wealth of effective gender-specific approaches to assessment and intervention that result in more…

    Paperback – 2005-05-17

  • Counseling and Therapy With Clients Who Abuse Alcohol or Other Drugs

    An Integrative Approach, 1st Edition

    By Cynthia E. Glidden-Tracey

    Every day, huge numbers of people use drugs or alcohol for recreation, medication, celebration, stress management, social lubrication, or escape. The abuse of psychoactive chemicals touches individual lives in countless ways, and clients frequently hint in therapy sessions at problems related to…

    Paperback – 2005-03-30
    Counseling and Psychotherapy

  • Themes and Stories in Youthwork Practice

    1st Edition

    By Mark Krueger

    Learn to follow the rhythms of building a relationship with youth at riskThemes and Stories in Youth Work Practice takes a refreshing look at the creative possibilities of working with youth in a variety of group care and developmental settings. Author Mark Krueger presents an innovative approach…

    Paperback – 2004-12-27

  • Managing Asperger Syndrome at College and University

    A Resource for Students, Tutors and Support Services, 1st Edition

    By Claire Jamieson

    Meeting the demands of student life can be tough, especially for students with Asperger Syndrome. This book is full of practical suggestions on how to make the post-16 educational experience a good one. Advice is based upon sound knowledge of theory and practice and includes: taking steps towards…

    Paperback – 2004-11-25
    David Fulton Publishers

  • Interviewing and Diagnostic Exercises for Clinical and Counseling Skills Building

    1st Edition

    By Pearl S. Berman, WITH Susan N. Shopland, Susan N. Shopland

    This book, specifically designed to meet the needs of those teaching and learning interviewing and diagnostic skills in clinical, counseling and school psychology, counselor education, and other programs preparing mental health professionals, offers a rich array of practical, hands-on, class- and…

    Paperback – 2004-11-05

  • Vocational Education and Training through Open and Distance Learning

    World review of distance education and open learning Volume 5, 1st Edition

    By Louise Moran, Greville Rumble

    Conventional apprenticeships and older methods of professional training are not providing enough skilled workers - governments, companies and colleges are now using open and distance learning to fill these gaps. Published in association with the Commonwealth of Learning, this unique review provides…

    Paperback – 2004-07-01

  • Careers Services

    History, Policy and Practice in The United Kingdom, 1st Edition

    By David Peck

    From the pre-war Juvenile Employment Service to the diversity provided by Careers Scotland, Careers Wales, Connexions and Guidance Partnerships for Adults, David Peck analyzes the origins and development of careers guidance over the past one hundred years. Each new development in U.K. careers…

    Paperback – 2004-05-13

  • The University of Learning

    Beyond Quality and Competence, 1st Edition

    By John Bowden, Ference Marton

    Universities are rarely structured to facilitate learning and when they are, it is often done so in a limited way. This book looks at the theory and practice of learning and how universities can improve their quality and competence. It tackles the past failure of the quality and competence…

    Paperback – 2003-12-18

  • Reconstructing the Lifelong Learner

    Pedagogy and Identity in Individual, Organisational and Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Clive Chappell, Carl Rhodes, Nicky Solomon, Mark Tennant, Lyn Yates

    How is adult learning used to produce personal, organisational and social change?This interesting examination of adult learning for change illustrates through diverse case studies and theoretical perspectives that personal change is inextricably linked to broader organisational and social change.…

    Paperback – 2003-10-02

  • Mentoring for Social Inclusion

    A Critical Approach to Nurturing Mentor Relationships, 1st Edition

    By Helen Colley

    What does mentoring really mean? What can be achieved through mentor relationships?This timely book examines one of the fastest growing social movements of our time. As millions of volunteers worldwide continue to add to the mentoring phenomenon, the need for this authoritative text becomes…

    Paperback – 2003-09-11

  • Handbook for Research in Cooperative Education and Internships

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia L. Linn, Adam Howard, Eric Miller

    This Handbook is designed to help cooperative education and internship professionals and employers design, carry out, and disseminate quality research and evaluation studies of work-based education. It offers examples of current, leading-edge studies about work-based education, but with a practical…

    Paperback – 2003-09-01

  • The Changing Face of Further Education

    Lifelong Learning, Inclusion and Community Values in Further Education, 1st Edition

    By Terry Hyland, Barbara Merrill

    What are the values and policies which are driving the development of Further Education institutions?The rapid expansion and development of the post-compulsory sector of education means that further education institutions have to cope with ever-evolving government policies.This book comprehensively…

    Paperback – 2003-07-17

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