Youth Work Products

  • A Therapist's Guide to Child Development

    The Extraordinarily Normal Years

    By Dee C. Ray

    A Therapist's Guide to Child Development gives therapists and counselors the basics they need to understand their clients in the context of development and to explain development to parents. The chapters take the reader through the various physical, social, and identity developments occurring at…

    Paperback – 2015-10-26 
    Routledge

  • Working with Challenging Youth

    Seven Guiding Principles, 2nd Edition

    By Brent Richardson

    Working with Challenging Youth, Second Edition is a practical, reader-friendly guide through the pitfalls and problems that arise when working with at-risk youth. As in the first edition, the new Working with Challenging Youth builds on a solid theoretical base in reality therapy,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-19 
    Routledge

  • Reframing Community Partnerships in Education

    Uniting the Power of Place and Wisdom of People

    By Miguel A. Guajardo, Francisco Guajardo, Christopher Janson, Matthew Militello

    Reframing Community Partnerships in Education provides both the theoretical framework as well as a practical guide to engage educators in interdisciplinary, inter-organizational, multicultural, and multi-generational work to improve the social fabric of communities. Using case examples of best…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12 
    Routledge

  • Examining the Relationship between Trauma and Addiction

    Edited by Shelly Wiechelt, Shulamith Lala A. Straussner

    Trauma, trauma-related disorders, substance use, and addictive disorders often co-occur, and frequently play a role in the problems and issues that social workers contend with in their practice with individuals, families, and communities. Research shows that there is a relationship between…

    Hardback – 2015-09-22 
    Routledge

  • The Education of Children and Young People in State Care

    Edited by Sonia Jackson, Ingrid Hojer

    Young people who leave care with few or no educational qualifications are at very high risk of social exclusion in adulthood. Yet in the past their education has attracted little attention from researchers or professionals. Studies by the editors and contributors to this volume show that the…

    Hardback – 2015-09-03 
    Routledge

  • Youth and Inequality in Education

    Global Actions in Youth Work

    Edited by Michael Heathfield, Dana Fusco

    The transition to adulthood for many is mediated by class, culture, and local/global influences on identity. This volume analyzes the global injustices that create inequities and restrict future opportunities for young people during this transitional time, including poverty, unemployment, human…

    Hardback – 2015-08-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

  • Group Work in Schools

    Edited by Bradley T. Erford

    School counselors are often the only employees in school settings with any formal education in group work, and yet their training is typically a general course on how to run groups. Group Work in Schools provides an alternative training model; one that presents exactly what counselors need to…

    Paperback – 2015-08-18 
    Routledge

  • The Therapist's Notebook for Children and Adolescents

    Homework, Handouts, and Activities for Use in Psychotherapy, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Catherine Ford Sori, Lorna Hecker, Molli E. Bachenberg

    In The Therapist's Notebook for Children and Adolescents, 2nd ed, you'll find the most powerful tools available for aiding children with their feelings, incorporating play techniques into therapy, encouraging appropriate parental involvement in family sessions, and providing group therapy to…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10 
    Routledge

  • Dilemmas in Youth Work and Youth Development Practice

    By Laurie Ross, Shane Capra, Lindsay Carpenter, Julia Hubbell, Kathrin Walker

    The fundamental aim of youth work is to build trusting and mutually respectful relationships with young people, creating transformative experiences for young people in formal and informal spaces outside of homes and schools. These complex and multidimensional situations mean that the day-to-day…

    Paperback – 2015-07-30
    Routledge

  • Attachment-Focused Trauma Treatment for Children and Adolescents

    Phase-Oriented Strategies for Addressing Complex Trauma Disorders

    By Niki Gomez-Perales

    Attachment-Focused Trauma Treatment for Children and Adolescents brings together two powerful treatment directions that exponentially expand the knowledge and skills available to child and adolescent trauma therapists. TThe book provides theoretical knowledge, clinical approaches, and specific,…

    Paperback – 2015-06-22
    Routledge

  • Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents

    A 12-Session Curriculum

    By Sam Himelstein, Stephen Saul

    Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents is a group-based curriculum incorporating mindfulness, self-awareness, and substance-abuse treatment strategies for use with adolescents dealing with substance use. The evidence-based, how-to format provides a curriculum for professionals…

    Paperback – 2015-06-21
    Routledge

  • Understanding Penal Practice

    Edited by Ioan Durnescu, Fergus McNeill

    Criminological and penological scholarship has in recent years explored how and why institutions and systems of punishment change – and how and why these changes differ in different contexts. Important though these analyses are, this book focuses not so much on the changing nature of institutions…

    Paperback – 2015-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

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