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Paperback. This practical resource book for professionals covers the broad spectrum of students attending special needs schools. Paula Crimmens places therapeutic storymaking within the context of drama therapy and offers practical advice on how to structure and set up sessions to be compatible with special needs learning environments. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JNS; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 157 x 12. Weight in Grams: 320.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843102915
ISBN
9781843102915
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.56

Paperback. The authors show that where neuro-degenerative disease restricts movement, communication and thought processes and impairs the sense of self, music therapy is an effective intervention in neurological rehabilitation, successfully restoring the performance of identity within which clients can recognise themselves. Editor(s): Aldridge, David. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MJN; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 232 x 156 x 21. Weight in Grams: 446.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843103028
ISBN
9781843103028
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 29.66

Paperback. The author considers neuroscience and psychobiology to identify analogies with the potential of musical expression to bring about therapeutic change, as observed during his work with children with autistic spectrum and pervasive developmental disorders. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MQTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 160 x 11. Weight in Grams: 294.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843103363
ISBN
9781843103363
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 29.66

Paperback. The contributors discuss the evaluation of care at different levels and in various settings, particularly long stay care, covering evaluation methods, ethics, use of technology and the user's role in the evaluation process itself. Their contributions are a useful basis for the discussion of future challenges in evaluation of dementia care. Editor(s): Innes, Anthea; McCabe, Louise. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSG; JKSN; MJND; MQCL4. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 158 x 17. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843104292
ISBN
9781843104292
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 30.86

Paperback. Understanding Learning Disability and Dementia covers all the essential issues in supporting a person with a learning disability when they develop dementia. This book will provide essential knowledge for anyone involved in the provision of services, assessment of need and direct care and support for dementia sufferers with a learning disability. Num Pages: 200 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSG; MJND; MQCL4; YXK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 157 x 12. Weight in Grams: 310.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843104421
ISBN
9781843104421
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 30.86

Paperback. This book examines the psychological and social damage of trauma to society as a whole. Kellermann argues that collective trauma has been insufficiently considered; his timely book suggests practical ways of facilitating the rehabilitation of survivors of collective trauma through, for example, sociodrama and related group work. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 158 x 11. Weight in Grams: 286.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843104469
ISBN
9781843104469
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 35.68

Paperback. This book describes a range of successful programmes pioneered by artists, writers, nurses, musicians, therapists, social workers, and chaplains in palliative care settings. These range from simple painting and writing activities to organized communal activities like writing and performing a play. Editor(s): Bolton, Gillie. Num Pages: 216 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MQCL9; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 231 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843105169
ISBN
9781843105169
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.28

Paperback. Ann Cattanach explains how children's stories and narratives, whether they are about real or imagined events, can be interpreted as indicators of their experiences, their ideas, and a dimension of who they are. She uses examples of children's stories from her clinical experience. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MQTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 159 x 236 x 11. Weight in Grams: 314.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843105886
ISBN
9781843105886
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 29.66

Paperback. Heyse-Moore draws on his wealth of experience as a trained counsellor and palliative medicine specialist, he covers difficult subjects such as breaking the news of terminal illness to a patient, euthanasia and the effect of working with patients on carers. This hands-on guide will be an invaluable companion to anyone working in palliative care. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSN2; MQCL9. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 158 x 11. Weight in Grams: 304.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843106784
ISBN
9781843106784
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.46

Paperback. This practical handbook is specifically designed to assist carers in looking after their clients' appearances as well as their health, providing a wealth of information on health and beauty care for older people. Throughout the book, Sharon Tay gives easy to follow instructions on appropriate cosmetic techniques. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MQCL4; WJH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 157 x 10. Weight in Grams: 248.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843109730
ISBN
9781843109730
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.04

Paperback. This book offers an abundance of fun games that help children to confront personal problems in a light-hearted yet meaningful way. These are games with a difference, as they must be constructed before they can be played. The creation aspect involves collaboration within a team, and instils an empowering sense of ownership in the creators. Num Pages: 144 pages, 40 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: JNH; JNSL; MQTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 270.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849051637
ISBN
9781849051637
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.76

Paperback. This book considers the creative work and therapeutic and pedagogical approach of Anna Halprin, a dancer, choreographer, and early pioneer in the expressive arts healing movement. It looks at her 'Life/Art Process(R)' and the wider impact of her work across the fields of art, education, therapy and politics. Num Pages: 208 pages, 25 b&w photos. BIC Classification: MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 230 x 13. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849054720
ISBN
9781849054720
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 39.30

Paperback. This book explores the supportive role music therapy can play in the end-of-life care. Through real-life accounts, it looks at how to create a therapeutic relationship, help patients to reach final goals, work within cultural contexts and deal with difficult emotions. It also considers how best to support the families of the dying. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MMC; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 10. Weight in Grams: 248.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849059367
ISBN
9781849059367
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.36

Paperback. This first collection of art therapy work with offenders describes how the use of art therapy has grown in prisons, young offender institutions, secure psychiatric and probation centres. Examples of work by people of different backgrounds show how art therapy contributes to the understanding of offenders, and to their understanding of themselves. Editor(s): Liebmann, Marian. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JKVQ; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 235 x 161 x 18. Weight in Grams: 484.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
220
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853021718
ISBN
9781853021718
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.24

Paperback. Arts Approaches to Conflict explores how various arts approaches can both raise our understanding of conflict and lead to its constructive resolution. Practitioners and experts from a wide range of art forms examine their own fields as approaches to conflict. It is fascinating and eye-opening reading for students and practitioners. Editor(s): Liebmann, Marian. Num Pages: 400 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GTJ; MMZ; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 237 x 256 x 23. Weight in Grams: 612.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
250
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853022937
ISBN
9781853022937
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 43.10

Paperback. This study examines the underlying theatrical underpinning of dramatherapy, which is firmly based on an understanding of processes which are fundamentally theatrical. It approaches the subject systematically, arguing that the hidden psychological mechanisms which make theatre work are the same as those which operate in dramatherapy. Num Pages: 176 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: MMH; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 159 x 235 x 16. Weight in Grams: 256.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853024313
ISBN
9781853024313
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.05

Paperback. This book describes the processes involved in rehousing or adapting existing accomodation, identifying the professionals who may contribute and highlighting the role of the occupational therapist. The book will be of use to a range of professionals, including occupational therapists, architects, social workers and more. Editor(s): Bull, Ruth. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JFFG; JKSB; MQT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 229 x 16. Weight in Grams: 426.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
280
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853024542
ISBN
9781853024542
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 42.91

Paperback. This book examines the potential of creative writing as a therapeutic tool. Illustrating a wide range of approaches, the contributors provide an introduction to thinking about creative writing in a personal development context with suggestions for further reading, and look at the potential evolution of therapeutic creative writing in the future. Editor(s): Hunt, Celia; Sampson, Fiona. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MMH; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 12. Weight in Grams: 335.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
220
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853024702
ISBN
9781853024702
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.80

Paperback. This is a comprehensive work which stems from the author's knowledge and experience of psychology, the theatre and psychodrama. It includes discussion of the theory behind psychodrama as well as the methods used in its practice; Roine writes of technical concepts in an accessible style, giving examples from her work in America and Norway. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MMH; MQTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853024948
ISBN
9781853024948
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 36.89

Paperback. A complete guide to working with carers, this volume provides a general overview of all the issues involved. General theories of assessment, groupwork, stress management and problem-solving are applied to working with carers, and suggestions for good practice are underpinned with references to relevant research, and policy documents. Num Pages: 160 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JKS; MQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 371.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853025624
ISBN
9781853025624
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.05

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