UBC - Agency Logos - JKP Logo

Independent Academic, Educational and Professional Publisher of the Year, 2016 - British Book Industry Awards

Jessica Kingsley Publishers (JKP) is a wholly independent company, committed to publishing books that make a difference.

The company was founded in 1987 in London by Jessica Kingsley and has grown since then to now publish over 250 books a year. JKP is known for long established lists on the autism spectrum, social work, and arts therapies. More recently they have published extensively in the fields of mental health, counselling, palliative care, and practical theology. JKP has a range of graphic novels across these subject areas, and books for children, on issues including bereavement, depression and anger.

In 2006 a new imprint, Singing Dragon, was born.

Showing 41-50 of 2,268 items.

Understanding OCD

A Guide for Parents and Professionals

Edited by Adam Lewin and Eric Storch
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Guidance for parents and professionals on understanding and managing childhood OCD.

More info

Okay Kevin

A Story to Help Children Discover How Everyone Learns Differently

Jessica Kingsley Publishers
More info

An Adult with an Autism Diagnosis

A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Practical advice for adults with a new diagnosis of autism Level 1, and for friends, family, and those working with ASDs.

More info

My Book of Feelings

A Book to Help Children with Attachment Difficulties, Learning or Developmental Disabilities Understand their Emotions

By Tracey Ross; Illustrated by Rosy Salaman
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A picture book for children aged 5+ who struggle to understand and manage their emotions.

More info

Is It OK to Ask Questions about Autism?

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

First-hand, in-depth answers to the most common questions asked by children about autism.

More info

Lisa and the Lacemaker

The Graphic Novel

Jessica Kingsley Publishers
More info

God-Curious

Exploring Eternal Questions

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Why study theology? Stephen Cherry explores theology’s appeal for curious minds.

More info

I Can Beat Obesity!

Finding the Motivation, Confidence and Skills to Lose Weight and Avoid Relapse

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Self-help guide to overcoming obesity through innovative health psychology approaches.

More info

All Birds Have Anxiety

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A bird-filled introduction to living with anxiety disorder.

More info

Go Yogi!

Everyday Yoga Asanas for Children

By Emma Hughes; Illustrated by John Smisson
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
More info
Find what you’re looking for...
Stay Informed

Receive the latest UBC Press news, including events, catalogues, and announcements.


Read past newsletters
Current Catalogue
Catalogue Cover   Spring 2018 CDN
Publishers Represented
UBC Press is the Canadian agent for several international publishers. Visit our Publishers Represented page to learn more.