Jessica Kingsley Publishers 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 71-80 of 2,403 items.

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.

More info

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.

More info

The A-Z of Gender and Sexuality

From Ace to Ze

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This comprehensive, up-to-date glossary of queer and transgender terms is designed to dispel anxiety around using the "wrong" words, while helping readers navigate the relationship between gender and identity.

More info

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.

More info

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.

More info

I Have a Question about Cancer

Clear Answers for All Kids, including Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder or other Special Needs

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An illustrated guide which explains cancer and the impact it can have to children aged 5-11 with ASD or other special needs.

More info

Appearance Anxiety

A Guide to Understanding Body Dysmorphic Disorder for Young People, Families and Professionals

By National and Specialist OCD, BDD and Related Disorders Service, Maudsley Hospital
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
More info

Can I Tell You About Courage?

A Helpful Guide for Everyone

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Learn with Briony what courage means, and the different ways in which someone can act courageously.

More info

Dear Alzheimer's

A Diary of Living with Dementia

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Capturing Keith Oliver's journey from diagnosis to the present day, this empowering book combines reflective diary entries with retrospective pieces to provide a unique insight into life with dementia.

More info
Find what you’re looking for...
Free Shipping   Blue
Stay Informed

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


Read past newsletters
Current Catalogue
Fall 2019 Canadian Cover
Publishers Represented
UBC Press is the Canadian agent for several international publishers. Visit our Publishers Represented page to learn more.