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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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Stay Cool and In Control with the Keep-Calm Guru

Wise Ways for Children to Regulate their Emotions and Senses

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

With the help of the Keep-Calm Guru, this illustrated book teaches children and young teens aged seven to fourteen how to keep calm and master self-control.

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Rebalance Your Relationship with Food

Reassuring Recipes and Nutritional Support for Positive, Confident Eating

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Feel confident in your relationship with food with this collection of 117 simple recipes.

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Exploring Depression, and Beating the Blues

A CBT Self-Help Guide to Understanding and Coping with Depression in Asperger’s Syndrome (ASD Level 1)

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Towards Better Disagreement

Religion and Atheism in Dialogue

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A Matter of Life and Death

60 Voices Share their Wisdom

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

People from all walks of life share their insights and wisdom about death and dying.

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The Parent's Guide to Specific Learning Difficulties

Information, Advice and Practical Tips

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Highly Sensitive People in an Insensitive World

How to Create a Happy Life

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Sceptical Christianity

Exploring Credible Belief

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Shows how Christianity can be intellectually credible and what can reasonably be believed

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Cyril Squirrel Finds Out About Love

By Jane Evans; Illustrated by Izzy Bean
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Fitting In

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Ollie and the Golden Stripe

By Alison Knowles; Illustrated by Sophie Wiltshire
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A charming, illustrated story for children aged 7-11 about bullying, developing empathy and helping others.

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Helping Vulnerable Children and Adolescents to Stay Safe

Creative Ideas and Activities for Building Protective Behaviours

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Positive Psychology Approaches to Dementia

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Extending the field of positive psychology, this book explores how positive psychological constructs relate to living well with dementia. Looking at current evidence, and with case studies from people living with dementia, this book shows how positive psychological concepts can be applied to practice to achieve good dementia care.

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The Secrets of Successful Adoptive Parenting

Practical Advice and Strategies to Help with Emotional and Behavioural Challenges

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

With an authenticity that comes from first-hand experience, Sophie Ashton describes how the common challenges of adoptive parenting can be overcome.

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Developing Workplace Skills for Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

The BASICS College Curriculum

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This practical college curriculum helps students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to enter into working life with confidence. Suitable for independent or guided study, it teaches young people strategies for managing the stresses and challenges of employment.

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Not Today, Celeste!

A Dog's Tale about Her Human's Depression

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A-Z of Being the Best Leader You Can Be

Leading Through the Alphabet

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Ollie and His Superpowers

By Alison Knowles; Illustrated by Sophie Wiltshire
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A charming illustrated story for children aged 7-11 about learning to control their emotions and overcome their fears.

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Secret, Secret

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A magical picture book about secrets for children aged 3-7 covering big secrets, small secrets and everything in-between.

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Elemental Island

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An adventure novel for children aged 8-13 set on a secret island utopia, first populated by brilliant scientists from around the world, and now isolated from the mainland for over a hundred years.

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Something Different About Dad

Understanding Your ASD Parent

By Kirsti Evans; Illustrated by John Swogger
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This positive book takes an honest look at how ASD can affect a family when a parent is on the spectrum, and reassures young people that it's ok to have a mum or dad who is different.

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Supernourishment for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

A Practical Nutritional Approach to Optimising Diet for Whole Brain & Body Health

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An autism cookbook with a difference. Improve your child's health and happiness with a balanced diet that meets his/her complex needs.

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Artistic Autistic Colouring Book

Precision colouring for the creative obsessive

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Take pleasure in the obsessive precision and detail of this colouring book of images by an artist with Asperger's Syndrome.

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Parties, Dorms and Social Norms

A Crash Course in Safe Living for Young Adults on the Autism Spectrum

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A roadmap and accompanying guide to help young adults on the autism spectrum identify and address the potential safety pitfalls of adult life.

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The Autism Spectrum Guide to Sexuality and Relationships

Understand Yourself and Make Choices that are Right for You

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A down-to-earth, practical guide to help adults on the autism spectrum to find and maintain healthy relationships of their own choosing in a safe, enjoyable way.

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Hidden Cameras

Everything You Need to Know About Covert Recording, Undercover Cameras and Secret Filming

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The Boy from Hell

Life with a Child with ADHD

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An unexpectedly honest personal account of the challenges and triumphs of raising a child with ADHD.

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Do Lemons Have Feathers?

More to Autism than Meets the Eye

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Positive, practical guidance on how to identify autism's gifts and use them.

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Putting Analysis Into Child and Family Assessment, Third Edition

Undertaking Assessments of Need

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Packed with tools and ideas to enhance analytical thinking when making child and family assessments, this book covers every stage of the assessment process. It addresses planning, hypothesising, involving children, and making, recording and reviewing decisions. This third edition has been updated to reflect policy changes and new research findings.

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Ollie and the Magic Workshop

By Alison Knowles; Illustrated by Sophie Wiltshire
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Sex, Drugs and Asperger's Syndrome (ASD)

A User Guide to Adulthood

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Walker Finds a Way

Running into the Adult World with Autism

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Thoughtfully and beautifully written, this sequel to Running with Walker offers an important portrayal of adult life with low-functioning autism and the associated challenges

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Parenting Adopted Teenagers

Advice for the Adolescent Years

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Positive Body Image for Kids

A Strengths-Based Curriculum for Children Aged 5-11

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A 15-session programme to help children aged 5-11 build a positive body image. The strengths-based approach develops self-esteem and resilience, and helps children understand differences. Sessions also cover the media's role and healthy eating. A training session for staff is included, as well as guidance on how to involve parents.

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What the Hell Happened to My Brain?

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This much-anticipated book from prolific blogger and dementia advocate Kate Swaffer will challenge common assumptions about dementia and highlight the key issues that impact on those living with the diagnosis.

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Mind Reading

The Interactive Guide to Emotions

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Mind Reading is a unique reference work covering the entire spectrum of human emotions. Using the software you can explore over 400 emotions, seeing and hearing each one performed by six different people. There are three main sections: Emotions Library, Learning Centre and Games Zone.

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Blue Bottle Mystery

An Asperger Adventure

Jessica Kingsley Publishers
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