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  • From Birth to Five Years SET

    1st Edition

    By Ajay Sharma, Helen Cockerill

    Mary Sheridan’s From Birth to Five Years is widely regarded as the go-to reference for health, education and social care professionals, or anyone concerned with the developmental progress of pre-school children. In this new fourth edition, the text has been developed to further align it with…

    Paperback – 2014-01-23
    Routledge

  • Development in Infancy

    A Contemporary Introduction, 5th Edition

    By Marc H. Bornstein, Martha E. Arterberry, Michael E. Lamb

    This topically-organized text provides a comprehensive overview of infant development with a strong theoretical and research base. Readers gain a clear understanding of infant development and issues that will be the focus of significant advances in infancy studies in the future. The new fifth…

    Paperback – 2013-07-09
    Psychology Press

  • Helping Children Think about Bereavement

    A differentiated story and activities to help children age 5-11 deal with loss, 1st Edition

    By Heather Butler

    Each year, 3,000 children and young people between the ages of 1 and 19, die as a result of illness or accident.Around 5% of children will have experienced the death of a parent by the time they are 16. Statistics indicate that up to 70% of schools have a bereaved pupil in their care at any given…

    Paperback – 2013-04-23
    Routledge

  • From Trauma to Healing

    A Social Worker's Guide to Working with Survivors, 1st Edition

    By Ann Goelitz

    From Trauma to Healing: A Social Worker’s Guide for Working With Survivors is the next significant publication on trauma in the field of social work. Since September 11 and Hurricane Katrina, social workers have come together increasingly to consider how traumatic events impact practice. From…

    Paperback – 2013-02-22
    Routledge

  • The Essence of Play

    A Practice Companion for Professionals Working with Children and Young People, 1st Edition

    By Justine Howard, Karen McInnes

    A unique companion to professional play practice! All play professionals are united in their belief that play is important for children’s development – and there are inherent characteristics of play that underpin professional play practice across contexts. Providing an overarching concept of play,…

    Paperback – 2013-01-11
    Routledge

  • Using Storytelling to Support Children and Adults with Special Needs

    Transforming lives through telling tales, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Grove

    This innovative and wide-ranging book shows how storytelling can open new worlds for learners with or without special educational needs. With sections that outline both therapeutic and educational approaches, the leading practitioners who contribute to this practical resource draw on their…

    Paperback – 2012-11-12
    Routledge

  • Fundamentals of Developmental Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Mitchell, Fenja Ziegler

    This new edition of the highly successful Fundamentals of Development: The Psychology of Childhood has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect the exciting new findings in the thriving area of developmental psychology. The book addresses a number of fascinating questions including: Are…

    Paperback – 2012-10-26
    Psychology Press

  • Learning in the Workplace

    A Toolkit for Facilitating Learning and Assessment in Health and Social Care Settings, 2nd Edition

    By Joan Mulholland, Chris Turnock

    This toolkit is designed for preparing health and social care practitioners for their role in facilitating learning in their workplace. It enables readers to recognise learning opportunities, communicate their professional knowledge, provide students with appropriate support, judge performance,…

    Paperback – 2012-09-04
    Routledge

  • Designed for Habitat

    Collaborations with Habitat for Humanity, 1st Edition

    By David Hinson, Justin Miller

    If you're looking for ways to give back to your community, then this book, the first to profile thirteen projects designed and built by architects and Habitat for Humanity, will help. Detailed plans, sections, and photographs show you how these projects came about, the strategies used by each team…

    Paperback – 2012-07-23
    Routledge

  • The Wellbeing of Children under Three

    1st Edition

    By Helen Bradford

    The most rapid and significant phase of development occurs in the first three years of a child’s life. The Supporting Children from Birth to Three series focuses on the care and support of the youngest children. Each book takes a key aspect of working with this age group and gives clear and…

    Paperback – 2012-06-12
    Routledge
    Supporting Children from Birth to Three

  • The Multisensory Handbook

    A guide for children and adults with sensory learning disabilities, 1st Edition

    By Paul Pagliano

    Do you support a child or adult with sensory perceptual issues or cognitive impairment? For people with challenging sensory and cognitive conditions, everyday life can become so unpredictable and chaotic that over time, lack of engagement can often lead to a state of learned helplessness. In this…

    Paperback – 2012-04-11
    Routledge

  • Children in Difficulty

    A guide to understanding and helping, 3rd Edition

    By Julian Elliott, Maurice Place

    Written by two leading experts in the field, this welcome third edition of Children in Difficulty: A guide to understanding and helping discusses some of the most common, yet incapacitating, difficulties that are frequently encountered by young children and adolescents. This includes such topics as…

    Paperback – 2011-12-13
    Routledge

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