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Paperback. This much-needed text provides guidance for health care professionals on the issues and controversies surrounding screening and on good practice in the use of screening tests. The role of the UK National Screening Committee is explored, along with the problems faced when implementing screening programmes in developing countries. Editor(s): Henshaw, Carol; Elliott, Sandra. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MJWN; MMH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 14. Weight in Grams: 353.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843102199
ISBN
9781843102199
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.99
€ 42.91

Paperback. The authors explain the concepts of attachment, separation, loss and identity, using these contexts to describe how to use techniques such as family trees, wallpaper work, and eco- and geno-scaling. They offer guidance on interviewing relatives and carers, and how to gain access to key documentation, including social workers' case files. Series: Delivering Recovery. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MJW; MMJT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 9. Weight in Grams: 260.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843102878
ISBN
9781843102878
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.84

Paperback. This interactive resource book encourages front-line staff working with dementia sufferers to examine their working practice and modify it to meet best practice guidelines. Packed with photocopiable exercises, discussion points and questions, this training manual provides a framework for care work in line with statutory requirements and standards. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSG; MJND; MQCL4. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 295 x 212 x 12. Weight in Grams: 612.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843103189
ISBN
9781843103189
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.99
€ 42.91

Paperback. This book asserts that a good understanding of child development and attachment theory is essential to effective therapeutic parenting of a traumatized child, it details the roots of trauma as well as the impact this has on a child's ability to maintain normal family bonds, whether with birth or foster parents, or staff in a residential setting. Series: Delivering Recovery. Num Pages: 144 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSN2; MJW; MMH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 10. Weight in Grams: 234.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843103288
ISBN
9781843103288
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.84

Paperback. The authors outline the skills needed and common issues in case management practice across a range of people with disabilities at different stages of their life. They argue that case management needs to be individualised and carried out in partnership with the individual and their family in order to draw up a lifestyle plan that meets their needs. Editor(s): Bigby, Christine; Fyffe, Chris; Ozanne, Elizabeth; Bigby, Christine M. Num Pages: 312 pages. BIC Classification: JKS; MJN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 159 x 19. Weight in Grams: 474.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
312
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843103547
ISBN
9781843103547
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 36.89

Paperback. Felicity Baker and Jeanette Tamplin combine research findings with their own clinical experience and present step-by-step instructions and guidelines on how to implement music therapy techniques for a range of therapeutic needs. Photographs clearly illustrate interventions for physical rehabilitation. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MJN; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 171 x 14. Weight in Grams: 450.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843104124
ISBN
9781843104124
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 45.99
€ 44.53

Paperback. Jeanette Purkis spent her early life reacting violently against feelings of embarrassment, anger and confusion about her 'difference' from other people. She was unaware until adulthood that this could be a result of having Asperger Syndrome. Jeanette's remarkable life and her journey towards finding a different kind of normal is inspiring reading. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; MJNA; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 157 x 13. Weight in Grams: 300.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843104162
ISBN
9781843104162
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.98

Paperback. Making Babies the Hard Way is a frank account of one couple's discovery that they cannot have children of their own, and their ensuing struggle through four years of fertility treatment. Writing with humour and honesty, Caroline Gallup describes the social, emotional, spiritual and physical impact of infertility on her and her husband, Bruce. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations,. BIC Classification: MJS; VFD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 157 x 14. Weight in Grams: 374.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843104636
ISBN
9781843104636
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.43

Paperback. The authors describe the everyday experiences of those who interact with infants and children with Regulation Disorders of Sensory Processing. They explain the distinguishing characteristics, symptoms, diagnosis, assessment and treatment approaches for the disorder. Series: JKP Essentials. Num Pages: 160 pages, illustrated. BIC Classification: MJW; MMJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 172 x 242 x 9. Weight in Grams: 298.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843105213
ISBN
9781843105213
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.01

Paperback. This book demystifies the enigma of 'relationships' by explaining everything in Asperger-friendly terms. It offers a choice of three models for understanding boy-girl relationships. To make life easier, they are presented in graph form where possible. The book also gives tips for maximising one's chances of successfully developing a relationship. Num Pages: 112 pages, 7 illustrations. BIC Classification: MJNA; VFJD; VFVG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 139 x 8. Weight in Grams: 152.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843106302
ISBN
9781843106302
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.01

Paperback. Employment is an important part of a healthy, balanced and fulfilling life but less than 20 per cent of people with Asperger Syndrome (AS) are in work at any one time. The adults with AS in this book explore the issues surrounding employment, providing advice and insights for others with AS, as well as their employers and colleagues. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: JFFG; JHBL; MJNA; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 157 x 12. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843106487
ISBN
9781843106487
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.23

Paperback. Looking at expectations, motivations, working conditions and more, Hendrickx explores the reasons why work doesn't work for many people with Asperger Syndrome and how to resolve these issues. Featuring personal stories from those with AS, the book highlights successful scenarios and provides suggestions for employers and those in search of work. Num Pages: 152 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JFFG; JHBL; MJNA; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 156 x 11. Weight in Grams: 242.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
152
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843106777
ISBN
9781843106777
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.34

Paperback. The book covers the main genetic disorders associated with autism, including those linked to growth differences, neurodevelopmental problems, gastrointestinal disturbances epilepsy and many others. It alphabetically lists the conditions next to information about how common they are, causes, signs, symptoms, and methods of treatment and management. Num Pages: 496 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MJNA; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 174 x 26. Weight in Grams: 802.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
496
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843106791
ISBN
9781843106791
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.41

Paperback. Written in a way that is both informative for the professional and accessible for parents, this book furthers the already strong case for the use of music therapy as a resource to encourage behavioural changes for the better in children with autism spectrum conditions. Num Pages: 256 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: MJW; MMJT; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 162 x 15. Weight in Grams: 390.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843107002
ISBN
9781843107002
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 32.70

Paperback. The first book to address the need for information about psychiatric problems in people with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), Mental Health Aspects of Autism and Asperger Syndrome systematically explains the emotional and psychological difficulties that are often encountered with ASDs. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MJNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 160 x 15. Weight in Grams: 392.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843107279
ISBN
9781843107279
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.84

Paperback. This book is Susan Rubinyi's story of raising her son Ben who has Asperger's Syndrome, and how she has come to view his condition as a blessing. While acknowledging the challenges of AS, she emphasizes the extraordinary positives of her son's life and his gifts - his photographic memory, perfect pitch and French-English bilingual abilities. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: MJNA; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 6. Weight in Grams: 199.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
120
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843107842
ISBN
9781843107842
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.25

Paperback. Dr. Kaplan identifies common ASD symptoms such as hand-flapping, poor eye contact and tantrums as typical responses to the confusion caused by vision disorder. He also explains the effects of difficulties that people with autism experience with "ambient vision", including a lack of spatial awareness and trouble with coordination. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MJNA; MMZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 154 x 12. Weight in Grams: 300.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108009
ISBN
9781843108009
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.88

Paperback. Palmer advises parents and professionals how to prepare the student for the transition from school and home life to a new environment and educational challenge, and how to support them through potential problems such as academic pressure, living away from home, social integration and appropriate levels of participation in college. Num Pages: 176 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MJNA; VFJB; VFXC1; VSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 155 x 10. Weight in Grams: 266.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108016
ISBN
9781843108016
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.84

Paperback. At least one in five pregnancies ends in miscarriage, yet aftercare is rarely available for those who have experienced it. Grief Unseen explains different kinds of childbearing losses, such as failed fertility treatment, ectopic pregnancy, and stillbirth, and explores their emotional impact on women and their partners, and the process of healing. Num Pages: 192 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MJTF; MQTC; VFJX; VFXB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 157 x 13. Weight in Grams: 306.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108054
ISBN
9781843108054
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 32.80

Paperback. This book is comprehensive resource for addressing sensory dysfunction in children, using practical strategies to help them reach their full potential at home, school and in the community. Focusing on early intervention, it provides integration activities, assessment and curricular modifications, treatment options and equipment and resources. Num Pages: 176 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MJN; MMZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 159 x 235 x 16. Weight in Grams: 288.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843108061
ISBN
9781843108061
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.01

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