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  • The Social Determinants of Male Health

    By John MacDonald

    This book deals with the often overlooked social determinants of male health. Adopting a life course perspective, MacDonald looks at the health of young boys, the health of fathers and men in families of different kinds, men after retirement, and employment and its impact on the health of men. The…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • The Emotional Needs of Young Children

    Understanding emotional development in the early years

    By Patricia Johnson

    This book focuses on the emotional needs, the experiences and development of children from conception to five. It explores children’s right to feel loved and develop secure attachments in relation to neuro-scientific research, attachment and health and wellbeing and examines the responsibilities of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Psychobiological Development

    Insights from Genetics and Epigenetics

    By Vanessa Lux

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • Bodies that Birth

    Vitalizing Birth Politics

    By Rachelle Chadwick

    Bodies that Birth puts birthing bodies at the centre of questions about contemporary birth politics, power, and agency. Arguing that the fleshy and embodied aspects of birth have been largely silenced in social science scholarship, Rachelle Chadwick uses an array of birth stories, from diverse…

    Paperback – 2018-03-05 
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • Mental Health Screening and Monitoring for Children in Care

    A short guide for children's agencies and post-adoption services

    By Michael Tarren-Sweeney

    This is a short and authoritative guide for children’s agencies and post-adoption services about why and how they should carry out mental health screening and monitoring for children in care, and those adopted from care. It defines key terms, reviews and compares screening, brief assessment and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Juvenile Justice and Expressive Arts

    Creative Disruptions through Art Programs for and with Teens in a Correctional Institution

    By Carol Cross

    Juvenile Justice and Expressive Arts: Creative Disruptions through Art Programs for and with Teens in a Correctional Institution explores art programming as a sustainable educational initiative to support incarcerated teens’ successful reintegration to society. Responding to a lack of scholarly…

    Hardback – 2018-02-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century

    By Lexi Earl

    Schools and Food Education in the 21st Century examines how schools enact food policy, and through doing so, craft diverse foodscapes that create very different food experiences in schools. The school food policy discourse is made up of an amalgamation of discourses on obesity prevention, nutrition…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07 
    Routledge

  • Communicating Hope

    An Ethnography of a Children's Mental Health Care Team

    By Christine Davis

    Kevin is a sometimes-violent teenager with severe emotional disturbance in a family environment of poverty and stress. In this ethnography of a children's mental health care team, communication scholar Christine S. Davis delves deeply into how members of the team create hope for themselves, for…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Medical Play Therapy and Child Life

    Interventions in Clinical and Medical Settings

    Edited by Lawrence C. Rubin

    The Handbook of Medical Play Therapy and Child Life brings together the voices and clinical experiences of dedicated clinical practitioners in the fields of play therapy and child life. This volume offers fresh insights and up to date research in the use of play with children, adolescents, and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood

    Effective Policy and Practice

    By Alison Hadley

    Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood provides a comprehensive, unparalleled insight into the  UK Government’s highly successful Teenage Pregnancy Strategy (TPS) for England which reduced the under-18 pregnancy rate by well over 50%, and considers how the lessons from this policy can be applied…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy

    Including Horses in Human Healthcare

    By Leif Hallberg

    The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy bridges theory, research, and practical methods to fill a rapidly developing gap for physical, occupational, speech, and mental health professionals interested in incorporating horses in therapy. Extensively researched and citing over 300…

    Paperback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge

  • The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook

    A Learning Guide for Professionals and Students

    By Leif Hallberg

    The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook gives readers the tools they need to increase professional competency and personalize the practical applications of equine-assisted therapy. Each chapter includes thought-provoking ethical questions, hands-on learning activities, self-assessments, practical…

    Paperback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge

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