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Child & developmental psychology

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.27

Paperback. "I have found The Einstein Syndrome filled with insight, acute observations, and fertile ideas..This is an invaluable contribution to human knowledge by one of the great minds of our time."--Steven Pinker, author of How the Mind Works Num Pages: 232 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC; VFX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 202 x 133 x 6. Weight in Grams: 227.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
The Perseus Books Group United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9780465081417
ISBN
9780465081417
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.83

Paperback. In 1976 twenty--six California children were kidnapped from their school bus and buried alive for motives never explained. All the children survived. This bizarre event signaled the beginning of Lenore Num Pages: 384 pages, index. BIC Classification: JMC; JMH; MJW; MMJ; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 218 x 141 x 17. Weight in Grams: 482.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Basic Books
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780465086443
ISBN
9780465086443
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 14.83

Paperback. Num Pages: 318 pages. BIC Classification: JMAF; JMC; JNC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 129. Weight in Grams: 294.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
318
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138919327
ISBN
9781138919327
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 53.22

Paperback. This monograph concerns the psychological processes underlying the development of executive function, or the conscious control of thought and action. It has long been clear that these processes change considerably in early childhood, transforming a relatively stimulus--driven toddler into a child capable of flexible, goal--directed problem solving. Series: Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development. Num Pages: 172 pages, ill. BIC Classification: JMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 149 x 10. Weight in Grams: 236.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
172
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405122542
ISBN
9781405122542
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.67

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.59

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.28

Hardback. 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 Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843104384
ISBN
9781843104384
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 33.04

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 Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843105299
ISBN
9781843105299
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.28

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 Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
80
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843105343
ISBN
9781843105343
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.85

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 Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843105893
ISBN
9781843105893
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.54

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
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108320
ISBN
9781843108320
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.83

Hardback. 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
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108771
ISBN
9781843108771
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 30.54

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 Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108863
ISBN
9781843108863
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.56

Paperback. Cotugno describes the theoretical underpinnings of an intervention model based on cognitive developmental principles, and explains why a group approach is best suited to address an ASD child's social deficiencies. He shows how to implement skill-based instructional approaches and assess the short and long-term effectiveness of this type of therapy. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JMC; JNSG2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 277 x 216 x 14. Weight in Grams: 530.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843109105
ISBN
9781843109105
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 52.97

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 Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843109143
ISBN
9781843109143
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.81

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Constable and Robinson United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845290870
ISBN
9781845290870
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.28

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 Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849050166
ISBN
9781849050166
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.41

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.54

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.77

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