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  • The Story of Nursing in British Mental Hospitals

    Echoes from the Corridors

    By Niall McCrae, Peter Nolan

    From their beginnings as the asylum attendants of the 19th century, mental health nurses have come a long way. This comprehensive volume is the first book in over twenty years to explore the history of mental health nursing, and during this period the landscape has transformed as the large…

    Hardback – 2016-03-04 
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • The Resilient Practitioner

    Burnout and Compassion Fatigue Prevention and Self-Care Strategies for the Helping Professions, 3rd Edition

    By Thomas M. Skovholt, Michelle Trotter-Mathison

    The Resilient Practitioner gives students and practitioners the tools they need to create their own personal balance between caring for themselves and caring for others. This new edition includes a new chapter on models of resiliency, an updated self-care action plan, self-reflection exercises in…

    Paperback – 2016-02-25 

  • Values and Institutions in Health Research Regulation

    The Case of Regenerative Medicine

    By Shawn H.E. Harmon

    This book undertakes an exploration of the key concept of ‘values’ and particularly examines the significance of socio-moral values to the advancement of the field of biomedical law and research governance. Values serve as a touchstone throughout the book and the author seeks to identify the values…

    Hardback – 2016-02-24 
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Reflection for Nursing Life

    Principles, Process and Practice

    By John McKinnon

    Over the past decades, reflection has taken centre stage in nursing education but it is easy to get stuck in a superficial cycle of storytelling and self-examination, without getting any further insights into your own practice and abilities. Reflection for Nursing Life starts with a basic…

    Paperback – 2016-02-18 

  • Global Bioethics

    An introduction

    By Henk ten Have

    The panorama of bioethical problems is different today. Patients travel to Thailand for fast surgery; commercial surrogate mothers in India deliver babies to parents in rich countries; organs, body parts and tissues are trafficked from East to Western Europe; physicians and nurses migrating from…

    Paperback – 2016-02-10 

  • Partnership and Pragmatism

    The German Response to AIDS Prevention and Care

    Edited by Rolf Rosenbrock, Michael Wright

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the most important themes in German HIV/AIDS prevention and care from the beginning of the epidemic to the present. Multidisciplinary in approach, it highlights the unique contributions of Germany to AIDS work, making available for the first time…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 

  • Intervention Strategies for Changing Health Behavior

    Applying the Disconnected Values Model

    By Mark H. Anshel

    Changing habits, particularly habits that are self-destructive and unhealthy, is among the most challenging goals of therapists and coaches who work with clients in promoting a healthier lifestyle. The purpose of this book is to "help the helper," that is, to assist the person whose professional…

    Paperback – 2015-12-17 

  • Assessing Pain and Communication in Disorders of Consciousness

    Edited by Camille Chatelle, Steven Laureys

    Recent advances in medicine for resuscitation and care have led to an increased number of patients that survive severe brain damage but who are poorly responsive and non-communicative at the bedside. This has led to a striking need to better characterize, understand, and manage this population who…

    Paperback – 2015-12-15 
    Psychology Press
    Neuropsychological Rehabilitation: A Modular Handbook

  • Bodily Exchanges, Bioethics and Border Crossing

    Perspectives on Giving, Selling and Sharing Bodies

    Edited by Erik Malmqvist, Kristin Zeiler

    Medical therapy, research and technology enable us to make our bodies, or parts of them, available to others in an increasing number of ways. This is the case in organ, tissue, egg and sperm donation as well as in surrogate motherhood and clinical research. Bringing together leading scholars…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15 
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Caring for the Mentally Handicapped Child

    By David Wilkin

    First published in 1979, this book concerns itself primarily with the mothers of mentally handicapped children. It discusses the problems of assistance that they may have experienced from their families, the community, or the available services. Whilst arguing for far more support for mothers when…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15 
    Routledge Library Editions: Children and Disability

  • Statistical Misconceptions

    Classic Edition

    By Schuyler W. Huck

    This engaging book helps readers identify and then discard 52 misconceptions about data and statistical summaries. The focus is on major concepts contained in typical undergraduate and graduate courses in statistics, research methods, or quantitative analysis. Interactive Internet exercises that…

    Paperback – 2015-11-30 
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Recovering from Psychosis

    Empirical Evidence and Lived Experience

    By Stephen Williams

    The use of first-hand service user accounts of mental illness is still limited in the professional literature available. This is, however, beginning to change, with a new ‘recovery’ focus in mental health services meaning that the voices of service users are finally being heard. Recovering from…

    Paperback – 2015-11-20

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