Books by Publisher: Learning Matters Ltd

    Social Work Theory and Practice

    By Lesley Deacon

    Paperback Save £1.74 = £19.25

    Helps students understand how theory impacts and informs social work practice across a range of contexts and with different service user groups

    What comes before phonics?

    By Sally Neaum

    Paperback Save £0.64 = £19.35

    This book looks in detail at the knowledge, understanding, skills and attitudes that children need to enable them to come to phonics teaching ready to learn and with a good chance of success.

    Mental Health Law in England and Wales: A Guide for Mental Health Professionals

    By Paul Barber

    Paperback Save £4.20 = £38.79

    A complete, comprehensive and up-to-date reference guide to the Mental Health Act 1983, as amended by the 2007 Act, for any mental health professional - from social workers and occupational therapists, to GPs and nurses.

    Medicines Management in Mental Health Nursing

    By Stanley Mutsatsa

    Paperback Save £1.41 = £23.58

    This comprehensive text will help prepare mental health nurses to make sound clinical decisions in collaboration with service users as well as develop a holistic understanding of the impact of mental health medicines.

    Effective Leadership, Management and Supervision in Health a

    By Keith Brown

    Paperback Save £3.14 = £24.85

    An introduction to the areas of leadership, management and supervision for line managers, supervisors and senior practitioners working in a health and social care setting

    Understanding Psychology for Nursing Students

    By Fiona Timmins

    Paperback Save £0.48 = £18.51

    This book helps nursing students recognise why they need to know about psychology, how it can affect and influence their individual nursing practice as well as the role it plays in health and illness.

    Safeguarding in Social Work Practice: A Lifespan Approach

    By Caroline Kelly

    Paperback Save £0.64 = £19.35

    This new text brings together common themes and knowledge in safeguarding across children, young people and adult social work to help students understand how the theory relates to practice and to approach safeguarding from a holistic perspective.

    Promoting Recovery in Mental Health Nursing

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £16.85

    Developed in partnership with Certitude - an influential charity providing support for people with mental health problems or learning disabilities - this book will answer all of the commonly asked questions and provide mental health students with clear explanations and guidance on recovery.

    Trainee Handbook

    Paperback Save £2.50 = £29.49

    Now fully updated to take account of the significant changes in the therapy professions in recent years, this book guides trainees through the practical skills and knowledge they'll need to make a success of their training - from writing essays, through case formulation, and on to preparing for their first...

    Introduction to Helping Skills

    By Jane Westergaard

    Paperback Save £1.41 = £23.58

    Providing a full introduction to all the theory and skills needed to work across the range of helping professions, this book introduces students to the three core approaches of counselling, coaching and mentoring, and shows how they work across a variety of settings, including therapy, teaching, social work and nursing.

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