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Health & Personal Development

Paperback. This translation of the key texts from the Huangdi Neijing, the ancient definitive textbook on Chinese medicine, selects the essential passages of vital importance to students and practitioners of acupuncture and Chinese medicine today. Bertschinger's commentary reveals the meaning of these difficult to interpret texts. Num Pages: 320 pages, 22 b&w diagrams/images. BIC Classification: MX; VXHT1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 153 x 17. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
JESSICA KINGSLEY
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848191624
ISBN
9781848191624

€ 27.28

Paperback. This book is an essential reference for Traditional Chinese Medicine students and practitioners that teaches how to use and understand Western laboratory testing in the treatment and referral of patients. The book focuses on symptoms that commonly present in TCM practices and provides useful case studies, TCM perspectives, and quizzes throughout. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; MBGL; MX; VXHT1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 140 x 7. Weight in Grams: 170.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848192058
ISBN
9781848192058

€ 19.13

Paperback. Gill-Farrer Halls explores how using intuition and meditation in aromatherapy practice can transform on-going work with clients. From ways of identifying essential oils to creating effective synergistic and holistic blends, she explores how an aromatherapist's skills and techniques can be enhanced by an intuitive and meditative approach. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: VXHC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 141 x 7. Weight in Grams: 180.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
JESSICA KINGSLEY
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848192096
ISBN
9781848192096

€ 17.62

Paperback. Taking an integrative approach informed by the author's cutting-edge research, this book provides the specialist knowledge required by acupuncturists to treat fertility issues effectively and presents a method of diagnosis and treatment which combines Assisted Reproductive Techniques with TCM therapies, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: MFKC1; MX; VXHT1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 142 x 11. Weight in Grams: 286.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
JESSICA KINGSLEY
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848192188
ISBN
9781848192188

€ 27.73

Paperback. Based on her well-read blog, Nora Franglen provides a rich insight into the inner thoughts and feelings of a master acupuncturist. Covering everything from her love of coffee shops to how to treat patients effectively, it is reveals the holistic and rich nature of acupuncture. Num Pages: 296 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: BJ; VXHT1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 218 x 142 x 23. Weight in Grams: 338.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848192362
ISBN
9781848192362

€ 19.13

Paperback. There are very few resources available to CRPS/RSD sufferers. This accessible and simple book will resonate with those living with CRPS and show them they are not alone with this painful condition. It uses patient stories and clinical research to increase understanding and present practical ways to manage symptoms. Num Pages: 144 pages, 8 black and white photos. BIC Classification: MMBP; VFJB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 217 x 8. Weight in Grams: 192.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848192409
ISBN
9781848192409

€ 19.13

Hardcover. Illustrator(s): Muldoon, Melissa. Num Pages: 44 pages, Full colour illustrations throughout. BIC Classification: VFXC; VXHJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 182 x 254 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848193154
ISBN
9781848193154

€ 15.44

Paperback. Explains how to: use powerful techniques to unlock your past life memory; find out which of your past lives is the main key to understanding who you are in this life; release the negative thinking that is residue from bad experiences; and, find out who in your current life has been with you in your past lives. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: VXP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 17. Weight in Grams: 356.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Hay House UK Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848501010
ISBN
9781848501010

€ 22.74

Paperback. Buddhist wisdom teaches that the minutes and hours of our days do not simply march from future to present to past - looming, engulfing us, passing us by forever. Rather, each moment is intersected by a fourth dimension, a dimension of timelessness. This title shares one of the great realisations of Buddhism, one that anyone can learn to apply. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: HRE; VXA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 151 x 18. Weight in Grams: 296.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Hay House UK Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
UK ed.
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848505834
ISBN
9781848505834

€ 18.82

Paperback. A hilarious account of a thirty-something trying to get her life on track Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; VFJ; VS; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 27. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
John Murray
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848540118
ISBN
9781848540118

€ 13.99
€ 10.83

Paperback. This book addresses communication and language development of children with autism, from teaching non-verbal communication such as pointing, to moving towards spoken language. It champions initial intervention at an early stage of communication, but the many practical ideas and strategies can be applied to children of school age. Illustrator(s): Venus, Pamela. Num Pages: 208 pages, 40 Line drawings. BIC Classification: MJNA; VFJD; VFX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 13. Weight in Grams: 370.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers Ltd
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849050111
ISBN
9781849050111

€ 19.13

Paperback. This book is a powerful and moving account of the experiences of 13 people with learning disabilities who were living with cancer. The author gained a unique understanding of what it is like for individuals with learning disabilities to live with deteriorating health and how this may impact upon their families, friends and carers. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSN2; VFJB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 150 x 18. Weight in Grams: 398.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849050272
ISBN
9781849050272

€ 27.73

Paperback. This book provides parents of children with AS with advice on preparing their child to move to a new school, and make the transition as smooth as possible. Strategies covered include working out a transition time-line, identifying a named adult and 'safe haven' at the school, and effective communication between parents, teachers and support staff. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: JNSG; MJNA; VFX; VSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 9. Weight in Grams: 244.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849050524
ISBN
9781849050524

€ 21.59

Paperback. Parenting a severely disruptive child can be exhausting and demoralizing to the point where breaking the cycle of bad behaviour seems an impossible task. Happy Families offers a realistic, step-by-step, practical approach to tackling destructive behaviour that helps parents regain control and establish harmony within the family. Illustrator(s): Kingsley, Jemima. Num Pages: 96 pages, 10-15 line drawings. BIC Classification: VFXC1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 7. Weight in Grams: 148.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849050845
ISBN
9781849050845

€ 15.44

Paperback. In this account of bringing up her son, Luke, Greenman challenges common perceptions of a 'life with labels', and recalls her family's 18 year journey to the edge and back. Writing about the medical issues of Luke's early years, Jan recalls how his diagnoses came about, and how life at The Edge, their aptly named family home, changed as a result. Num Pages: 208 pages, 3 figures. BIC Classification: MJNA; VFJB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 153 x 11. Weight in Grams: 316.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849051064
ISBN
9781849051064

€ 19.13

Paperback. Drawing on her experience of being married to a man with AS, Weston shows that the road to intimacy begins with letting go of expectations and looking after your own emotional needs. She provides strategies for connecting with your AS partner, tips for coping with hurtful words and meltdowns, and finding further sources of help and support. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MJNA; VFVG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 153 x 11. Weight in Grams: 294.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849051309
ISBN
9781849051309

€ 18.84

Paperback. Packed with straightforward methods for coping and succeeding away from home, this book focuses on the particular needs of people with Asperger Syndrome, and covers every aspect of student life - from how to get up on time for lectures, to the art of living with other people and attending to the basics of personal health care. Illustrator(s): Cooper, Caitlin. Num Pages: 176 pages, 18 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: JNM; MJNA; VFJ; VSK. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 216 x 144 x 11. Weight in Grams: 252.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849051408
ISBN
9781849051408

€ 15.44

Paperback. Touching on everything from difficulties at work and college to coping with low self-confidence, self-harm, alcohol, misdiagnosis, sectioning, counselling, medication and battles with mental health services, the book provides a window into how people with AS experience mental health issues, and what can be done to help. Editor(s): Beardon, Luke; Worton, Dean. Series Editor(s): Edmonds, Genevieve; Beardon, Luke. Series: Insider Intelligence. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 13. Weight in Grams: 290.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849051521
ISBN
9781849051521

€ 22.82

Paperback. This guide walks you through the entire journey of securing appropriate educational provision for a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The author explains the implications of having, or not having, a diagnosis; how to obtain a Statement of SEN; how to find and secure an appropriate school; and how to work effectively with outside agencies. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: JNSG2; VSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 9. Weight in Grams: 224.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849051538
ISBN
9781849051538

€ 22.82

Paperback. This book will help caregivers to reach out to young people having difficulty cooperating with treatment. It uses analogies and metaphors effectively to help explain eating disorders and the treatment process. Integrating medical, psychological, and narrative aspects, it encourages the reader to conceptualize each step towards health. Num Pages: 192 pages, 9 illustrations. BIC Classification: MMZD; VFD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 157 x 12. Weight in Grams: 348.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
Original
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849051965
ISBN
9781849051965

€ 19.13

Paperback. AutiPower! presents a series of candid interviews with adults on the autism spectrum and professionals who work alongside them that offers a unique insight into their work and life experiences. Through these inspiring accounts we hear how they have overcome life challenges and used their autism traits for success in the workplace. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: MJNA; VFJD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 10. Weight in Grams: 296.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849054379
ISBN
9781849054379

€ 21.59

Paperback. A collection of short stories and poems about death and dying. These moving and heartfelt pieces offer insights into the profound thoughts and emotions surrounding grief, bereavement, end of life and facing death. They offer readers the support of a shared experience, and the opportunity to open up about the difficult subject of death and dying. Editor(s): Kirkpatrick, Roger. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 8. Weight in Grams: 172.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers United Kingdom
Edition
Revised
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849054904
ISBN
9781849054904

€ 14.21

Paperback. 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. Series: Asperger's Employment Skills Guides. Num Pages: 184 pages, 13 black and white. BIC Classification: CBP; VFJB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 173 x 11. Weight in Grams: 336.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
JESSICA KINGSLEY
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849055161
ISBN
9781849055161

€ 27.73

Paperback. Encouraging wellbeing in the entire family, this book shows how foster and adoptive parents can promote physical and emotional health for those in their care. It includes tips and techniques for mindfulness, yoga poses for relaxation, recipes for healthy eating, and suggestions for ways in which carers can support each other. Num Pages: 160 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: VFM; VFVK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 173. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849056649
ISBN
9781849056649

€ 20.36