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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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Between You and Me

Personal Stories from Neuro-Diverse Couples

By Joanna Pike, with Tony Attwood; Foreword by Tony Attwood
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Twelve couples share their experiences including the challenges and benefits autism can bring to a relationship.

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Uncomfortable Labels

My Life as a Gay Autistic Trans Woman

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A candid, first of its kind insight into growing up as a gay trans woman with autism, undiagnosed until adulthood.

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Crafting Meaningful Wedding Rituals

A Practical Guide

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

In-depth guide to designing and creating secular wedding ceremonies.

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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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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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Mud Boy

A Story about Bullying

By Sarah Siggs; Illustrated by Amy Crosby; Notes by Pooky Knightsmith
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An illustrated story to help children think about bullying and teasing.

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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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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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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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