Counselling, Psychology & Psychiatry

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I am an Aspie Girl

A book for young girls with autism spectrum conditions

By Danuta Bulhak-Paterson; Illustrated by Teresa Ferguson; Afterword by Tony Attwood
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Girls with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are often quite different from boys with an ASD. In this fully-illustrated, colour storybook, Lizzie, an 'Aspie Girl', talks about all the things she and other girls with Asperger Syndrome sometimes find difficult, and all of the things that make them special.

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The Forgiveness Project

Stories for a Vengeful Age

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Stories of forgiveness and reconciliation.

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Give Food a Chance

A New View on Childhood Eating Disorders

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An invaluable resource that will give parents and professionals the information, encouragement, and practical support to help children with eating disorders in their care.

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Healing for Adults Who Grew Up in Adoption or Foster Care

Positive Strategies for Overcoming Emotional Challenges

By Renee Wolfs; Foreword by Marlene van Steensel; Translated by Kate Eaton
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Positive and practical, this guide is designed to offer a route to recovery from grief and loss after adoption or long-term foster care.

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Integrative Art Therapy and Depression

A Transformative Approach

By Vibeke Skov; Foreword by Arthur Robbins
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A new integrative approach combining art therapy and Jungian psychology to treat depression. The theoretical foundation, clinical methodology and procedure are detailed alongside case studies from the author's extensive research and practice. She also lays out her research methodology and discusses the implications of this clinical approach.

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The Music of Being

Music Therapy, Winnicott and the School of Object Relations

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Alison Levinge explains the approaches of four child development theorists and explores how they apply to and inform the practice of music therapy. The focus is on D.W. Winnicott whose infant theory is influenced by the medium of music and resonates with the central aspects of music therapy.

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Can I tell you about Depression?

A Guide for Friends, Family and Professionals

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A simple, introductory guide to depression to understand how it feels and how it can affect family life.

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An Asperger's Guide to Public Speaking

How to Excel at Public Speaking for Professionals with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

People with Asperger Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder) often excel at public speaking, but there are key elements that they can find challenging. This book explains how to master public speaking with advice on preparation, delivery, gauging your audience, and surviving post-speech social events - all addressed from a unique Asperger perspective.

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A Short Introduction to Helping Young People Manage Anxiety

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book tells you everything you need to know about anxiety, its many causes and types, and associated disorders such as depression and self-harm. Case-studies help to show the effect of anxiety in real-life situations, and also provide useful tips and advice to help young people manage their symptoms.

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Spiritual Accompaniment and Counselling

Journeying with psyche and soul

Foreword by Elaine Graham; Edited by Peter Madsen Gubi
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This collection considers how spiritual accompaniment and counselling can inform each other to improve therapeutic relationships and the spiritual dimension of care across professions.

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