Mental Illness: A Handbook for Carers

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    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

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    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

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    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...

    Revealing Image

    By Joy Schaverien

    Paperback Save £1.73 = £26.22

    This is a book about an analytical approach within art therapy, which may be of interest in itself. The material also raises issues of interest to analysts and psychotherapists, whether or not they work with art in the clinical setting. The book clarifies areas of similarity between the disciplines, and...

    The Essential Groupworker: Teaching and Learning Creative Groupwork

    By Mark Doel

    Paperback £19.45

    Focusing on how groupwork can be learnt and taught, the authors of this accessible book consider what is essential in effective work with groups. They develop a practice model which is applicable to a wide range of approaches and actively promotes anti-oppressive groupwork. It has been extensively trialled and refined...

    Process in the Arts Therapies

    By Ann Cattanach

    Paperback Save £0.99 = £22.00

    The multiplicity of levels at which process operates for art therapists is the theme of this book. What happens during a therapy session is examined, as are the client's response, which is experienced through the medium of the art form itself, and the evolution of the relationship between therapist and...

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