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Singing Dragon is an imprint of Jessica Kingsley Publishers, an independent company committed to publishing accessible books that make a difference.

Singing Dragon publishes authoritative books on complementary and alternative health, Tai Chi, Qigong and ancient wisdom traditions for health, wellbeing, and professional and personal development.

Through the Singing Dragon imprint, Jessica Kingsley Publishers also publishes graphic novels across their subject areas, and books for children on issues such as bereavement, depression and anger.

 

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Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncture

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A book for acupuncturists and healthcare professionals on the use of acupuncture for the major hospice and palliative care diagnoses, and for grief and loss. Includes Chinese perspectives on death and dying and evidence-based pain management approaches.

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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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The Guided Meditation Handbook

Advice, Meditation Scripts and Hasta Mudra for Yoga Teachers

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

For yoga teachers who want to add a meditation element to their classes, this collection of guided meditations is the perfect resource. It also includes tips on setting the scene for a truly relaxed environment, alongside advice for on how to create your own meditations that can be tailored to the needs of yoga students.

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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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Aromatica Volume 2

A Clinical Guide to Essential Oil Therapeutics. Applications and Profiles

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A thorough guide to the most effective administration of essential oils based on their specific physiological, psychological, and medicinal functions. The essential oils index of volume one is complemented here with 40 new profiles, including more advanced oils and applications.

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Yoga and Science in Pain Care

Treating the Person in Pain

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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The Complete Yoga Anatomy Coloring Book

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Helps yoga practitioners get to grips with human anatomy with informative and fun coloring exercises.

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The Practice of Tui Na

Principles, Diagnostics and Working with the Sinew Channels

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Many Tui Na practitioners mistakenly work with the Primary channels rather than the Sinew channels, and many more know very little of the theory behind them. Aspell provides a thorough grounding in the Sinew channels, accompanied by diagnostics, hand techniques, prescriptions and protocols and an introduction to paediatric Tui Na.

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Yoga Therapy for Insomnia and Sleep Recovery

An Integrated Approach to Supporting Healthy Sleep and Sustaining Energy All Day

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Yoga Therapy for Arthritis

A Whole-Person Approach to Movement and Lifestyle

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Extraordinary Chinese Medicine

The Extraordinary Vessels, Extraordinary Organs, and the Art of Being Human

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Presenting an exciting new model exploring the links between the extraordinary vessels and organs within the context of Daoist cosmology, the book will help practitioners and students of Daoism expand their theoretical understanding, as well as their practice.

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Yoga Therapy for Stroke

A Handbook for Yoga Therapists and Healthcare Professionals

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Mindful Little Yogis

Self-Regulation Tools to Empower Kids with Special Needs to Breathe and Relax

By Nicola Harvey; Illustrated by John Smisson
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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A Comprehensive Guide to Daoist Nei Gong

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A comprehensive description and step-by-step explanation of the Nei Gong internal alchemical process also explaining its philosophical basis. Essential reading for practitioners of Nei Gong, Qi Gong, martial arts and Chinese medicine.

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Yoga Therapy for Fear

Treating Anxiety, Depression and Rage with the Vagus Nerve and Other Techniques

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Yoga Therapy as a Creative Response to Pain

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Shattering Grief

Picking Up the Pieces to Become W.H.O.L.E. Again after a Loved One Dies

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

This book offers clear, creative guidance on how to process grief and pain in a positive, transformative way.

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Cooking for the Senses

Vegan Neurogastronomy

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

The first book on the sensory aspects of neurogastronomy for the home cook, complete with over 100 vegan recipes.

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Yoga Therapy for Digestive Health

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Practical Zen for Health, Wealth and Mindfulness

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Achieve health, wellbeing, and success with these practical meditation and mindfulness techniques.

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Anxiety is Really Strange

By Steve Haines; Illustrated by Sophie Standing
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A science-based graphic comic explaining anxiety and how to manage it.

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Forgiveness Is Really Strange

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

This science-based comic explores the psychology of the human capacity to forgive.

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First Year Out

A Transition Story

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A funny and moving graphic novel about a trans woman’s journey to becoming her true self.

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Complementary Therapies in Maternity Care

An Evidence-Based Approach

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

An extensive resource for midwives and other professionals with complete information on how to use complementary therapies during pregnancy and childbirth. Covering all the necessary scientific, legal, ethical, and health issues, it gives you the knowledge and confidence to use complementary therapies safely and effectively.

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Yoga Teaching Handbook

A Practical Guide for Yoga Teachers and Trainees

Edited by SIan O'Neill
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Expert advice on teaching yoga and managing a successful yoga business.

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Chinese Symbols for Baby Brains

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

These brightly coloured Chinese calligraphy of baby's first words will capture a baby's visual attention and stimulate brain development.

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What Does Consent Really Mean?

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

This vibrant comic book illustrates the explicit definition of consent through conversations between thirteen to eighteen year olds.

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Chinese Medical Gynaecology

A Self-Help Guide to Women's Health

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

This unique book offers a level-headed Chinese medicine approach to common problems in women's health, with accompanying recipes for treatment.

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Yi Jin Jing

Tendon-Muscle Strengthening Qigong Exercises

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Yi Jin Jing/ Tendon-Muscle Strengthening Exercises is an accessible guide to a particular qigong exercise that focuses on turning and flexing the spine. Practice of the Yi Jin Jing exercises improves flexibility, balance and muscular strength. Each routine is described step-by-step and is illustrated with photographs, key points and online video.

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Practical Zen

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A simple yet profound guide to establishing a transformative and sustaining Zen meditation practice.

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Neuropuncture

A Clinical Handbook of Neuroscience Acupuncture, Second Edition

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A clinical manual of a groundbreaking acupuncture system that incorporates neuroscience into its clinical applications for pain management, orthopaedic conditions and internal medicine. New research shows how to apply the neurophysiological mechanisms of acupuncture and electrical acupuncture to the traditional TCM model of healthcare.

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Grasping the Donkey's Tail

Unraveling Mysteries from the Classics of Oriental Medicine

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Through an in-depth examination of some difficult, often misunderstood classical texts of Oriental medicine, the author offers clear instruction for effective acupuncture practice. Specific discussions of Daoism and pulse diagnosis make this an innovative and essential text for acupuncturists and Chinese medicine students and practitioners.

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The Art and Practice of Diagnosis in Chinese Medicine

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

This textbook is a complete diagnostic manual for students of Chinese medicine. It covers how to collect and collate the relevant information needed to make a diagnosis and clearly describes the various diagnostic models in Chinese medicine.

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The Acupuncturist's Guide to Conventional Medicine, Second Edition

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Now in its second edition, this comparative textbook provides everything students and practitioners of complementary medicine need to know about conventional medicine. It covers the physiological systems of the body and the conventional approach to diagnosis and treatment, enabling good relationships with conventionally trained practitioners.

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Cultivating Qi

The Way of Energy, Vitality, and Spirit

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Scoliosis, Yoga Therapy, and the Art of Letting Go

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Take control of your scoliosis with this practical yoga manual.

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The Menopause Maze

The Complete Guide to Conventional, Complementary and Self-Help Options

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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At War with Yourself

A Comic about Post-Traumatic Stress and the Military

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Daoist Nei Gong for Women

The Art of the Lotus and the Moon

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A specific practice of Nei Gong which works to the unique strengths and challenges of the female energy system.

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Go Your Crohn Way

A Gutsy Guide to Living with Crohn’s Disease

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Upbeat insight and useful advice for life with Crohn's disease.

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Yoga for a Happy Back

A Teacher's Guide to Spinal Health through Yoga Therapy

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Dad's Not All There Any More

A comic about dementia

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

An insightful and gently humorous comic about one family's experience.

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The Embroidered Cancer Comic

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

An unflinchingly funny embroidered comic about the rarely discussed effects of cancer treatment on sex life.

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The Way of the Five Seasons

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

An engaging guide that brings the ancient wisdom of the Five Element model to life in ways that are practically applicable to modern living.

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The Way of the Five Elements

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Trauma is Really Strange

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A science-based medical graphic book explaining trauma, its effects on our psychology and physiology, and what to do about it.

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Seahorse’s Magical Sun Sequences

How All Children (and Sea Creatures) Can Use Yoga to Feel Positive, Confident and Completely Included

By Michael Chissick; Illustrated by Sarah Peacock
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Take It as a Compliment

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A collective graphic memoir telling real life stories of sexual abuse, violence and harassment and a call to action for change.

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Yoga for Grief and Loss

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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