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Child & developmental psychology

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Child & developmental psychology

Paperback. This book brings together an international group of psychologists, neuroscientists, and geneticists to critically review some of the new developments and practices in the emerging field of 'Educational Neuroscience', examining the science behind these practices, the validity of the theories on which they are based, and whether they work. Editor(s): Della Sala, Sergio; Anderson, Mike. Num Pages: 408 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC; JNC; JNF; PSAN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 22. Weight in Grams: 680.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
408
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199600496
ISBN
9780199600496

€ 75.80

Paperback. "First published in the mid 1960s, How Children Fail began an education reform movement that continues today. In his 1982 edition, John Holt added new insights into how children investigate the world," Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC; JNC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 142 x 20. Weight in Grams: 334.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
The Perseus Books Group United States
Edition
Revised
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780201484021
ISBN
9780201484021

€ 17.99
€ 13.16

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
The Perseus Books Group United States
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780738210872
ISBN
9780738210872

€ 13.99
€ 10.85

Paperback. This easy-to-read booklet answers commonly asked questions about DCD and presents all the necessary information to aid parents, carers and professionals in selecting the best options for their child. In clearly laid out chapters, the author describes the features of DCD and provides practical solutions. Num Pages: 96 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: JFFG; JMC; JMP; MQT; VFJB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 141 x 215 x 7. Weight in Grams: 134.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Routledge
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843100904
ISBN
9781843100904

€ 20.39

Paperback. Trauma suffered during childhood can affect not only a person's emotional and mental health, but also their physical health, even into adulthood. This unique book fills a gap in research in this area, providing personal and theoretical perspectives on trauma and recovery. Editor(s): Etherington, Kim. Num Pages: 208 pages, references, index. BIC Classification: JMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 157 x 12. Weight in Grams: 328.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843101062
ISBN
9781843101062

€ 33.99
€ 33.92

Hardcover. In this controversial new book, Lathe contends that the recent rise in cases of ASDs is a result of increased exposure to environmental toxicity combined with genetic predisposition. He proposes that autism is a disorder of the limbic brain, which is damaged by toxic heavy metals present in the environment. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 165 x 241 x 26. Weight in Grams: 628.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843104384
ISBN
9781843104384

€ 32.69

Paperback. Using case studies from his clinical experience and with numerous children's monster drawings, McCarthy lets the meaningful self-expression of the child take centre stage. He demonstrates that being allowed to play, move and draw impulsively and creatively in the supportive presence of the therapist is just the beginning of the therapeutic process. Num Pages: 160 pages, 26 illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC; MMJT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 156 x 9. Weight in Grams: 238.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843105299
ISBN
9781843105299

€ 33.99
€ 33.92

Paperback. Understanding 4-5-year-olds gives a thoughtful overview of the challenges that children face as they gradually move away from a strong attachment to their families and turn towards the wider world of school and life outside the family. Series: The Tavistock Clinic - Understanding Your Child. Num Pages: 80 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC; VFXC; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 155 x 7. Weight in Grams: 138.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
80
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843105343
ISBN
9781843105343

€ 16.69

Paperback. This book provides ways in which schoolteachers and parents can nurture and foster these particular characteristics of children's spirituality. It also considers two factors, material pursuit and trivialising, which may inhibit children's expression of their spirituality. It will be of great interest to educators, policy makers, and parents. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HRLK; JMC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 159 x 12. Weight in Grams: 294.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843105893
ISBN
9781843105893

€ 30.23

Paperback. Replays addresses the challenging behaviours of children with autism spectrum disorders through interactive symbolic play. It shows parents and professionals how to help children access their emotions. Chapters show how to implement and adapt the intervention to address specific issues in different settings and circumstances. Num Pages: 144 pages, 25 illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 155 x 235 x 8. Weight in Grams: 214.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108320
ISBN
9781843108320

€ 21.62

Hardcover. This book is full of advice on the safe, effective treatments that are available to children, and offers positive strategies for helping parents and professionals to do the best for their dyslogical child. Drawing on the latest research, Rimland outlines the impact of biological factors and exposes the influences of toxins and dietary deficiencies. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: JMAL; JMC; JNSG; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 243 x 165 x 18. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108771
ISBN
9781843108771

€ 30.23

Paperback. The Colors of Grief explores strategies for supporting a grieving child to ensure healthy growth. Janis Di Ciacco illustrates the child's grieving process, and, drawing connections between bereavement, attachment issues and social dysfunction, suggests easy-to-use activities for intervention, including infant massage, aromatherapy and storytelling. Num Pages: 176 pages, 16 illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC; VFJX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 9. Weight in Grams: 262.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108863
ISBN
9781843108863

€ 24.89

Paperback. This book offers self-help interventions and a wide-ranging, practical discussion of the types of professional help available for a child with emotional and behavioural problems as well as guidance and ideas to help parents distinguish between normal disruption and that which warrants professional treatment. Num Pages: 352 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: JMC; VFD; VFX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 156 x 21. Weight in Grams: 498.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843109143
ISBN
9781843109143

€ 26.10

Paperback. It has often been assumed that people with developmental disabilities are incapable of expressing or acquiring the level of emotional insight necessary to engage in any kind of therapy. This book explodes this myth, challenging mental health professionals and families to engage in genuine dialogue with people who are developmentally disabled. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: JMC; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 213 x 140 x 9. Weight in Grams: 182.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849050166
ISBN
9781849050166

€ 30.23

Paperback. This is an innovative course for groups of children aged 2-4. Each group session is planned around a theme e.g. 'The Zoo', providing an anchor for the children to gain meaning from the activities that will help them learn to sit still, not talk, look at the speaker and think about the words - all vital skills in good listening. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC; JNLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 212 x 298 x 13. Weight in Grams: 344.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849050241
ISBN
9781849050241

€ 30.23

Paperback. This book uses an evidence-based CBT treatment model to assist children and adolescents aged 9-15 years to resolve trauma symptoms and increase their coping skills. The approach is made up of 16 step-by-step sessions to carry out with the young person, and includes worksheets and fun activities using arts and crafts. Num Pages: 144 pages, 19. BIC Classification: JFFE1; JMC; MMJT1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 277 x 218 x 8. Weight in Grams: 438.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849050869
ISBN
9781849050869

€ 36.39

Paperback. This book provides full guidance on common developmental disorders and their assessment, focusing on mild to moderate disabilities in the school-aged child. Each chapter includes an account of normal development, including developmental milestones, an overview of the disorder, and its clinical assessment. Num Pages: 336 pages, 58 tables, 22 figures. BIC Classification: JMC; MJN; MJW; MMH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 229 x 23. Weight in Grams: 490.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849051811
ISBN
9781849051811

€ 58.56

Paperback. A therapist's guide to the theory and practice of incorporating the outdoors and natural world into play therapy. The frameworks for practice are grounded in research and include adaptations for children with profound and multiple learning difficulties, complex social, emotional and behavioural problems, and parent child attachment work. Num Pages: 208 pages, 14 figures. BIC Classification: JMC; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 154 x 228 x 12. Weight in Grams: 312.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
JESSICA KINGSLEY
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849054089
ISBN
9781849054089

€ 28.52

Paperback. This is an accessible guide to using therapeutic stories to help connect with troubled adopted children. It demonstrates how parents and professionals can create their own stories to help children heal, and explains the theory behind the therapy. This second edition includes updated research and full sample stories. Num Pages: 240 pages, 2 figures, 1 table. BIC Classification: JKSF; JMC; VFVK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 231 x 16. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849058698
ISBN
9781849058698

€ 26.55

Paperback. This is a comprehensive guide to nurturing adoptions, explaining the theory behind the impact of neglect and trauma on children's development, and what attachment means. It provides professionals with the knowledge and advice they need to help adoptive families build positive relationships and help children heal. Num Pages: 512 pages, 5 tables. BIC Classification: JKSF; JKSN; JMC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 226 x 27. Weight in Grams: 712.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
512
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849058919
ISBN
9781849058919

€ 26.55

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