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Health & Personal Development

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.71

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.81

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.04

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
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 17.03

Paperback. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848192744
ISBN
9781848192744
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.81

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.81

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.08

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.91

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.56

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.34

Paperback. This is a clear and concise introduction to Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT). Traditional and modern approaches of EFT are explained with step-by-step instructions for practical usages of EFT for stress reduction. Case studies demonstrate how EFT can relieve a wide range of conditions including anxiety, depression, insomnia and migraines. Series: Discovering Holistic Health. Num Pages: 192 pages, 9 black & white figures. BIC Classification: VXA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 197 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 190.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848191907
ISBN
9781848191907
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.56

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.39

Paperback. Providing a panoramic overview of the medical traditions of China and East and Southeast Asia, Dr. Marc Micozzi offers compelling insights into the influence of the expression of vital energy (qi) in these traditions. He discusses the efficacy of these healing practices, as well as their influences in the West, and potential applications today. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1FM; 1FP; MX; VXHT1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 148 x 224 x 16. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
First Paperback
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848191570
ISBN
9781848191570
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.66

Paperback. Reiki is an ancient Japanese healing system based on channelling spiritual energy through the hands. This concise introduction covers the history and spiritual principles of Reiki, how it is taught and practiced and what to expect from treatment. It explains how Reiki can be used in healing in everyday life and how to find a Reiki teacher. Series: Discovering Holistic Health. Num Pages: 128 pages, 3 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: MX; VXHK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 133 x 7. Weight in Grams: 146.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
Second Edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848191389
ISBN
9781848191389
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.56

Paperback. This introductory guide presents all the essential information on Tibetan medicine, an ancient medical system which has been practised for over 2,500 years. It covers the theory, practice and historical background of the system, as well as including explanations of methods of diagnosis and treatments such as golden needle therapy and cupping. Series: Discovering Holistic Health. Num Pages: 224 pages, 9 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPDF; HREX; VXHT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 134 x 14. Weight in Grams: 298.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
Revised Edition
Number of pages
197
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848191341
ISBN
9781848191341
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.56

Paperback. This book presents an authoritative introduction to Chinese herbal medicine. Covering everything from important Chinese herbs and their properties to which ailments they can treat most successfully to what to expect from a consultation, the book provides readers with all the key information about the theory and practice of this medical system. Series: Discovering Holistic Health. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: VXHT1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 199 x 11. Weight in Grams: 218.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
Revised Edition
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848191334
ISBN
9781848191334
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.56

Paperback. This useful handbook teaches simple Qigong exercises that can be easily practised in the home every day. It offers guidance for introductory exercises that are easy to learn and very effective, including Early Morning Meditations and the Silk Brocades. Suitable for young and old, this is the perfect introduction to classic Qigong exercises. Illustrator(s): Lewars, Harriet E. J. Num Pages: 80 pages, 16 black and white. BIC Classification: VFMG; WSTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 7. Weight in Grams: 134.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848191174
ISBN
9781848191174
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.03

Paperback. An invaluable guide for anyone beginning a career in acupuncture, this book offers insights into likely challenges and pitfalls of the first years of practice. It addresses styles of working, common mistakes, confidence with patients, and success and failure in the treatment room, helping novice acupuncturists to reflect on their practice. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: MX; VXHT1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 139 x 10. Weight in Grams: 208.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848191020
ISBN
9781848191020
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.81

Hardcover. This text introduces important aspects of the earliest writings on tongue diagnosis to assist the reader in understanding its development. It presents the first translations of two of the most influential and authoritative tongue diagnosis texts, the Golden Mirror Records and Tongue Reflections in Cold Damage. Both are key texts for practitioners. Num Pages: 304 pages, 156 black and white drawings. BIC Classification: MX; VXHT1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 260 x 197 x 25. Weight in Grams: 934.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
300
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848190955
ISBN
9781848190955
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 58.69

Paperback. Never before written about in the West, this advanced form of Qigong from one of China's esoteric traditions offers great cumulative benefits from regular daily practice. Master Wu describes the practice in detail, provides the mantra, visualization, and mudra for each movement as well as explaining the therapeutic benefits of the practice. Num Pages: 112 pages, 24 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: VXH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 7. Weight in Grams: 168.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848190566
ISBN
9781848190566
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.97

Paperback. Acupuncture can be a very effective way of strengthening the body's resistance to illness, and of eliminating potentially harmful pathogens. This book provides a complete overview of the principles involved in distinguishing between different syndromes of illness in patients, and of selecting and administering appropriate treatments. Editor(s): Bing, Zhu; Hongcai, Wang. Series: International Acupuncture Textbooks. Num Pages: 480 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MX; VXHT1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 241 x 173 x 25. Weight in Grams: 828.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848190399
ISBN
9781848190399
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.49

Paperback. An in-depth understanding of the meridians and acupoints lies at the heart of effective practice in traditional Chinese medicine. This book outlines everything that practitioners and students need to know. Editor(s): Bing, Zhu; Hongcai, Wang. Series: International Acupuncture Textbooks. Num Pages: 352 pages, Line drawings and tones. BIC Classification: MX; VXHT1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 241 x 172 x 22. Weight in Grams: 690.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848190375
ISBN
9781848190375
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.16

Paperback. Research shows that Chinese medicine can be very effective in supporting the treatment of cancer by orthodox Western methods. Henry McGrath draws on his many years as a practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine to explain how Chinese medicine approaches cancer in terms of understanding and treatment. Num Pages: 256 pages, 2 illustrations. BIC Classification: VFD; VXHT1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 139 x 17. Weight in Grams: 328.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848190139
ISBN
9781848190139
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.72

Paperback. This book, written for a Western audience, explains the essential theories and strategies of Taijiquan and Qi Gong in an insightful way. It expounds their value in our daily lives as an effective means of combating stresses, strains and illnesses, positioning these disciplines as comprehensive strategies for health, happiness and rejuvenation. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: VFM; WSTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 156 x 16. Weight in Grams: 364.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848190030
ISBN
9781848190030
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.34