Counselling, Psychology & Psychiatry

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A Guide to Research Ethics for Arts Therapists and Arts & Health Practitioners

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This guide draws from legislation and research ethics committee procedures, to provide guidance for practitioners who are considering undertaking research projects. Embedded in 'real-life' experiences, it aims to inspire practitioners to become ethically-aware researchers, evaluators and participants.

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Improving Memory through Creativity

A Professional's Guide to Culturally Sensitive Cognitive Training with Older Adults

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Art therapy is a culturally sensitive method of enhancing cognitive performance. With online accompaniments and materials for use in sessions and workshops, this book combines research and practical resources to enable professionals to improve memory, mood and socialization in the ethnically diverse older population though therapeutic creativity.

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A Guide to Evaluation for Arts Therapists and Arts & Health Practitioners

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Evaluation has become a crucial tool in the development of arts therapy professions. This guide provides foundational frameworks for designing and implementing bespoke evaluation protocols, based on the authors' substantial experience of designing and realising evaluation projects, and running training workshops for arts and health practitioners.

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How Are You Feeling Today Baby Bear?

Exploring Big Feelings After Living in a Stormy Home

By Jane Evans; Illustrated by Laurence Jackson
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This is the story of Baby Bear who lives in a home where the Big Bears have fights and arguments at night. A gentle therapeutic story to help children aged 2 to 6 years who have experience violence at the home to express and explore difficult feelings.

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Genetic Syndromes and Applied Behaviour Analysis

A Handbook for ABA Practitioners

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This ground-breaking resource demonstrates how genetic knowledge can influence our understanding of a child's behaviour and therefore inform their behavioural support plan. With expert advice and clear instructions, it shows exactly how to go about incorporating syndrome knowledge into ABA practice and start treating children with ...

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Can I tell you about ME/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

A guide for friends, family and professionals

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Mollie and her family help readers to understand what it is like to have ME/CFS and how it can affect their day-to-day family life. They explain what ME/CFS is and how it can affect people in different ways. This illustrated book is packed with accessible information and will be an ideal introduction to this often misunderstood condition.

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Sexuality and Severe Autism

A Practical Guide for Parents, Caregivers and Health Educators

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This handbook guides the reader through the process of teaching about sex and sexuality to people with severe autism. It deals with when, what and how to begin the process and addresses girls' and boys' issues, as well as physical changes and menstruation, public and private sexual behaviours, sexual abuse and reporting inappropriate touching.

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An Asperger Leader's Guide to Living and Leading Change

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

People with Asperger Syndrome (AS) often struggle with change and this is magnified when it is part of their professional role to manage and lead change. Written by a business leader with Asperger Syndrome, this practical guide provides advice and strategies on coping with and implementing change in the workplace.

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End of Life Care

A Guide for Therapists, Artists and Arts Therapists

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This comprehensive guide for practitioners working in end of life care covers everything from the different roles in the multi-disciplinary care team, the stages that a patient at the end of their life experiences and the professional help needed at each stage and gives a complete grounding of the current climate and philosophy in end of life care.

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Adolescent Volcanoes

Helping Adolescents and their Parents to Deal with Anger

By Warwick Pudney; Foreword by Max Abbott
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Adolescent Volcanoes is an engaging and practical resource with a range exercises and to help adolescents deal with their anger and for their parents to understand and to help their child. Ideal for counsellors, teachers, parents and social workers working with adolescents.

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