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  • The Good Enough Therapist: Futility, Failure, and Forgiveness in Treatment book cover

    The Good Enough Therapist

    Futility, Failure, and Forgiveness in Treatment, 1st Edition

    By Brad E. Sachs

    The Good Enough Therapist is a guidebook—not an instruction manual—written for beginning, intermediate, and experienced clinicians. It encourages readers to explore, accept, and embrace their flaws and failings in a way that promotes effective treatment as well as personal growth. It focuses both…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Routledge International Handbook of Poverty book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Poverty

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bent Greve

    The first of the UN Millennium Goals was to reduce extreme poverty and in 2014 it was halved compared to 1990, and now the goal is to eradicate poverty and hunger by 2030. The reduction in poverty is, to a high degree, the consequence of the rapid economic development in a few countries,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Change and Mobility in Contemporary India: Thinking M. N. Srinivas Today book cover

    Change and Mobility in Contemporary India

    Thinking M. N. Srinivas Today, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sobin George, Manohar Yadav, Anand Inbanathan

    This book studies caste and community dynamics in India and offers a critical view of social mobility from below. Building on the theories of the eminent sociologist M N Srinivas, the essays in this volume reformulate the debate on caste as they document the changing inter-caste dynamics and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge India

  • Understanding and Managing Parental Alienation: A Guide to Assessment and Intervention book cover

    Understanding and Managing Parental Alienation

    A Guide to Assessment and Intervention, 1st Edition

    By Janet Haines, Mandy Matthewson, Marcus Turnbull

    In Understanding and Managing Parental Alienation: A Guide to Assessment and Intervention, Janet Haines, Mandy Matthewson and Marcus Turnbull offer a comprehensive analysis of contemporary understanding of parental alienation. Grounded in recent scientific advances, this is the first book of its…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • Violence Against Children in the Criminal Justice System: Global Perspectives on Prevention book cover

    Violence Against Children in the Criminal Justice System

    Global Perspectives on Prevention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy O'Brien, Cédric Foussard

    Children who come into conflict with the law are more likely to have experienced violence or adversity than their non-offending peers. Exacerbating the deleterious effects of this childhood trauma, children’s contact with the criminal justice system poses undue risks of physical, sexual, and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Critical Community Psychology: Critical Action and Social Change book cover

    Critical Community Psychology

    Critical Action and Social Change, 2nd Edition

    By Carolyn Kagan, Mark Burton, Paul Duckett, Rebecca Lawthom, Asiya Siddiquee

    This accessible textbook draws upon progressions in academic, political and global arenas, to provide a comprehensive overview of practical issues in psychological work across a diverse range of community settings. Interest in community psychology, and its potential as a distinctive approach, is…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge

  • Canine-Assisted Interventions: A Comprehensive Guide to Credentialing Therapy Dog Teams book cover

    Canine-Assisted Interventions

    A Comprehensive Guide to Credentialing Therapy Dog Teams, 1st Edition

    By John-Tyler Binfet, Elizabeth Kjellstrand Hartwig

    Covering principles of therapy dog team training, assessment, skills, and ongoing monitoring, Canine-Assisted Interventions provides guidance on the most evidence-based methods for therapy dog team welfare, training, and assessment. The authors offer a linear approach to understanding all aspects…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge

  • A Counseling Primer: An Orientation to the Profession book cover

    A Counseling Primer

    An Orientation to the Profession, 2nd Edition

    By Mary H. Guindon, Jessica J. Lane

    A Counseling Primer, second edition, introduces students to the profession of counseling, reviews its training curriculum, discusses current professional standards, and presents basic counseling skills. The text is designed to answer students’ most commonly asked questions around the who,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge

  • Change or Continuity in Drug Policy: The Roles of Science, Media, and Interest Groups book cover

    Change or Continuity in Drug Policy

    The Roles of Science, Media, and Interest Groups, 1st Edition

    By Julie Tieberghien

    While evidence-based policy is an emerging rhetoric of the desire by and for governments to develop policies based on the best available evidence, drug policy is an area where particular challenges abound. This book is a detailed and comprehensive examination of the contours of drug policy…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25
    Routledge

  • The Positive Social Worker book cover

    The Positive Social Worker

    1st Edition

    By Stewart Collins

    Developed from the author’s own experiences in social work and social work education, this book considers alternative approaches for social workers in dealing with the extensive demands, persistent pressures, and stress that they may face in their daily working lives. The Positive Social Worker is…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Social Work Practice with Multicultural Communities book cover

    Rethinking Social Work Practice with Multicultural Communities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yolanda C. Padilla, Ruth McRoy, Rocío Calvo

    With research showing that clients from diverse racial and ethnic groups disproportionately experience barriers in their interactions with social services and that providers recognize the need to be better prepared to work with these groups, this book invites us to rethink current approaches to…

    Hardback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge

  • Mentoring for Young People in Care and Leaving Care: Theory, Policy and Practice book cover

    Mentoring for Young People in Care and Leaving Care

    Theory, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Bernadine Brady, Pat Dolan, Caroline McGregor

    Mentoring for Young People in Care and Leaving Care offers a rich exploration of the theory, research and practice relating to youth mentoring as a means of essential social support. Brady, Dolan and McGregor ground their work on the premise that the informal social support provided through a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

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