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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.

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Overcoming Everyday Racism

Building Resilience and Wellbeing in the Face of Discrimination and Microaggressions

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Offers practical steps to overcome the negative impact of racism on mental health.

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You Can Change the World!

Everyday Teen Heroes Who Dare to Make a Difference

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A book of interviews with inspirational teenagers, showing what young people can do to transform the world they live in.

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Interfaith Worship and Prayer

We Must Pray Together

Edited by Dan Cohn-Sherbok and Christopher Lewis; Foreword by Dalai Lama
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This insightful and important collection contains contributions from representatives of 12 religions, demonstrating how religions can be a powerful means of unity and compassion. It shows the benefits of bringing people from different backgrounds together, especially in a time of crisis.

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Seven Core Issues in Adoption and Permanency

A Comprehensive Guide to Promoting Understanding and Healing In Adoption, Foster Care, Kinship Families and Third Party Reproduction

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

The definitive guide to the seminal 'Seven Core Issues' model, this book improves support for adopted children, adoptive parents and birth parents. It provides an overview of the core issues of loss, rejection, shame, grief, identity, intimacy and control, before addressing additional considerations including race, sexuality and kinship care.

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Cleo the Crocodile Activity Book for Children Who Are Afraid to Get Close

A Therapeutic Story With Creative Activities About Trust, Anger and Relationships for Children Aged 5-10

Jessica Kingsley Publishers
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Transgressive

A Trans Woman on Gender, Feminism and Politics

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Provocative essays that empower readers, raise awareness and break down misconceptions about trans identities.

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Life Isn't Binary

On Being Both, Beyond, and In-Between

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

How non-binary ways of thinking offer new and greater ways of understanding ourselves and relating to others.

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Creative Arts Therapies and the LGBTQ Community

Theory and Practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book addresses research and theory on creative art therapies and the LGBTQ society, and offers illustrations of practical applications including self-studies, case studies and explorations of large group projects.

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Creative Coping Skills for Teens and Tweens

Activities for Self Care and Emotional Support including Art, Yoga, and Mindfulness

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Presenting creative activities to young people who need to develop coping and self-care skills, this practical and fun book is ideal for practitioners working with young people who are feeling voiceless, ineffective or fearful at life events.

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Dementia-Friendly Worship

A Multifaith Handbook for Chaplains, Clergy, and Faith Communities

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A multi-faith practical guide on how different faith leaders can support individuals with dementia. Explaining the cognitive, communicative and physical abilities that people with dementia can have, it shows how chaplains, clergy and laypersons can engage with them through worship.

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