Books by Publisher: JESSICA KINGSLEY PUBLISHERS

    Autistic Thinking: This is the Title

    By Peter Vermeulen

    Paperback Save £0.09 = £16.90

    To understand the ways people with autism think, Vermeulen argues, we need to try to get inside their world. The latest scientific thinking is clearly explained, and illustrated by numerous personal accounts. This introductory book offers the reader a real window into the autistic mind and the very individual way...

    Pied Piper: Musical Activities to Develop Basic Skills

    By John Bean

    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    With clear aims and easy-to-follow instructions, Pied Piper describes 78 enjoyable music activities for groups of children or adults who may have learning difficulties. The emphasis is on using music, rather than learning songs or rhythms, so group members do not need any special skills to be able to participate.

    Healing Arts: The History of Art Therapy

    By Susan Hogan

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £27.95

    As well as providing an authoritative history of art therapy, it covers such diverse topics as the philosophy of art therapy, the way attitudes to insanity have changed, the role of art therapy in the context of post-war rehabilitation and the treatment of tuberculosis patients, Surrealism, and Britain's first therapeutic...

    Mental Illness: A Handbook for Carers

    Paperback Save £6.74 = £16.25

    The book examines the provision made for people with mental illness and their carers, and the support that is available to them. It includes information on housing, employment, social services and the law. Accessible, practical and comprehensive, this handbook acts as a one-stop shop for anyone caring for a person...

    The Perspectives of People with Dementia: Research Methods and Motivations

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    People with dementia have often played a passive role in the investigation of their condition. The contributors to this book look at ways of redressing the balance and involving them in the research process. They describe the skills that researchers and care staff need when seeking to validate the views...

    Asperger Syndrome and Sensory Issues: Practical Solutions for Making Sense of the World

    By et al

    Paperback Save £3.12 = £10.83

    This text examines the behaviour by children with Aperger Syndrome AS that has a sensory base. It covers the impact of the sensory system on behaviour, formal and informal assessment tools and practical interventions to help promote success.

    Listening to Young People in School, Youth Work and Counselling

    By Nick Luxmoore

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    This accessible book captures the reality of young people's experiences, their relationships and the things that are important to them. Using in-depth examples from his many years' experience, Nick Luxmoore outlines a creative approach that will enable professionals to respond appropriately to the complex needs of young people.

    Parenting the ADD Child: Can\'t Do? Won\'t Do? Practical Strategies for Managing Behaviour Problems in Children with ADD and ADHD

    By David Pentecost

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    This book brings together for the first time a variety of tried and tested methods in a unique, comprehensive and accessible format that will not be found elsewhere. It goes beyond the identification of the symptoms to tackle the changes parents can make, ensuring that behaviour problems associated with ADD...

    People Skills for Young Adults

    By Marianna Csoti

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £19.45

    This is a complete course in social skills training for students in their teens, and is particularly appropriate for those with mild learning difficulties. It comprises a series of sessions accompanied by leader sheets. Examples of scenarios are given, and students are encouraged to act them out and discuss the...

    Drama Workshops for Anger Management and Offending Behaviour

    By James Thompson

    Paperback Save £0.99 = £22.00

    The Blagg! and Pump! drama workshops combine dynamic drama techniques to explore issues of anger management and offending behaviour. They can be easily adapted to suit the particular needs or backgrounds of a variety of groups, from probationers and prisoners to 'at risk' youths. Both are appropriate for use with...

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