Health & Well-Being

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The Aging–Disability Nexus

UBC Press

The Aging–Disability Nexus explores the complex and competing narratives we create about aging and disability, providing fresh perspectives on how these markers interact with each other and with other indicators of power and difference.

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Military Veterans, Trauma, and Research-Based Theatre

UBC Press

This important book explores an arts-based therapeutic approach to mental health care, bringing to light the journeys of contemporary military veterans as they adjust to civilian life post-deployment.

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The Self-Care Guide to Surgery

A BodyMindCORE Approach to Prevention, Preparation and Recovery

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A guide for people who have undergone (or who are about to undergo) surgery and what to do to aid recovery. Packed with practical and useful information, this book is the perfect starting point for those wanting to take charge of their body.

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Living with the Long-Term Effects of Cancer

Acknowledging Trauma and other Emotional Challenges

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Written in an accessible way by a psychologist who is also experiencing the long-term effects of breast cancer, this is a look beyond 'lucky to survive' that offers insight into the difficulties many face after treatment for cancer.

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Restoring Prana

A Therapeutic Guide to Pranayama and Healing Through the Breath for Yoga Therapists, Yoga Teachers and Healthcare Practitioners

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Crafting Meaningful Funeral Rituals

A Practical Guide

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

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

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Medicine and Morality

Crises in the History of a Profession

UBC Press

The first historical study of morality and science in Canadian medicine, Medicine and Morality shows how moments of doubt in doctors’ impartiality resulted in changes to how medicine was done, and even to the very definition of medical practice itself.

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Yoga for Sports Performance

A Guide for Yoga Therapists and Bodyworkers

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Yoga Student Handbook

Develop Your Knowledge of Yoga Principles and Practice

Foreword by Lizzie Lasater; Edited by SIan O'Neill
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Expert advice for yoga students and yoga teacher trainees.

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The Anxiety Survival Guide

Getting through the Challenging Stuff

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Survival guide for young people becoming adults, aged 18-25, with anxiety.

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