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Child and Adolescent Studies Books

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Why Won't My Teenager Talk to Me?

Why Won't My Teenager Talk to Me?

by John Coleman

  • Paperback £14.99

It's easier to be a brain surgeon than a really good parent! No one finds it easy to be a parent of a teenager. How strict or easy-going should you be? What is the best way to support a teenager who... (more)

8 Keys to End Bullying: Strategies for Parents and Schools

8 Keys to End Bullying: Strategies for Parents and Schools

by Signe Whitson

  • Paperback £9.99

Groundbreaking books have peered into the psychology of bullying and the cultural climate that - seemingly now more than ever - gives rise to such cruelty and aggression. But few have been able to... (more)

The Way of Mindful Education: Cultivating Well-being in Teachers and Students

The Way of Mindful Education: Cultivating Well-being in Teachers and Students

by Daniel Rechtschaffen

  • Hardback £15.99

With attention spans waning and stress rising, teachers are looking for new ways to help kids concentrate, learn, and thrive in a safe and creative atmosphere. The Way of Mindful Education is a... (more)

Parenting the Whole Child: A Holistic Child Psychiatrist Offers Practical Wisdom on Behavior, Brain Health, Nutrition, Exercise, Family Life, Peer Relationships, School Life, Trauma, Medication and More

Parenting the Whole Child: A Holistic Child Psychiatrist Offers Practical Wisdom on Behavior, Brain Health, Nutrition, Exercise, Family Life, Peer Relationships, School Life, Trauma, Medication and More

by Scott M. Shannon, Emily Heckman

  • Paperback £15.99

Complementing his book for professionals, here Scott Shannon equips parents and caregivers with a better way to understand the mental health challenges their children face, including how cutting-edge... (more)

Neurobiologically Informed Trauma Therapy with Children and Adolescents: Understanding Mechanisms of Change

Neurobiologically Informed Trauma Therapy with Children and Adolescents: Understanding Mechanisms of Change

by Linda Chapman

  • Hardback £27.50

The model of treatment developed here is grounded in the physical, psychological, and cognitive reactions children have to traumatic experiences and the consequences of those experiences. The... (more)

Helping Children Cope with Trauma: Individual, Family and Community Perspectives

Helping Children Cope with Trauma: Individual, Family and Community Perspectives

Edited by Ruth Pat-Horenczyk, Danny Brom

  • Paperback £29.99

Helping Children Cope with Trauma bridges theory and practice in examining emerging approaches to enhancing resilience and treating traumatised children. Adopting a child-centred perspective, it... (more)

School Counsellors Working with Young People and Staff: A Whole-School Approach

School Counsellors Working with Young People and Staff: A Whole-School Approach

by Nick Luxmoore

  • Paperback £16.99

What is it like to work as a counsellor in schools? What relationship might a counsellor have with staff? How can a counsellor become a positive, integral part of school life? In this book, Nick... (more)

Far from the Tree: A Dozen Kinds of Love

Far from the Tree: A Dozen Kinds of Love

by Andrew Solomon

  • Paperback £20.00

In this seminal new study of family, Andrew Solomon tells the stories of parents who learn to deal with their exceptional children and find profound meaning in doing so. He introduces us to families... (more)

Working with Children with Sexual Behavior Problems

Working with Children with Sexual Behavior Problems

by Eliana Gil, Jennifer A. Shaw

  • Hardback £23.99

Based on extensive clinical experience, this book provides authoritative guidance and practical tools in a challenging area for child mental health professionals. The authors explain the many... (more)

Mental Health for the Whole Child: Moving Young Clients from Disease & Disorder to Balance & Wellness

Mental Health for the Whole Child: Moving Young Clients from Disease & Disorder to Balance & Wellness

by Scott Shannon

  • Hardback £26.99

Every child possesses enormous untapped potential, and yet the number of kids suffering from mental illness today seems to creep ever upward. Depression, anxiety, ADHD, OCD, oppositional defiant... (more)

Mindfulness-Based Play-Family Therapy: Theory and Practice

Mindfulness-Based Play-Family Therapy: Theory and Practice

by Dottie Higgins-Klein

  • Hardback £26.00

This book presents a new and comprehensive framework for helping children through play therapy that is set within the context of the family. This experience-based therapeutic model respectfully... (more)

Recovering My Kid: Parenting Young Adults in Treatment and Beyond

Recovering My Kid: Parenting Young Adults in Treatment and Beyond

by Joseph Lee

  • Paperback £11.50

National expert Dr. Joseph Lee explains the nature of youth addiction and treatment, and how families can create a safe and supportive environment for their loved ones during treatment and throughout... (more)

Clinical Perspectives on Reflective Parenting: Keeping the Child's Mind in Mind

Clinical Perspectives on Reflective Parenting: Keeping the Child's Mind in Mind

Edited by M. Hossein Etezady, Mary Davis

  • Hardback £39.95

Clinical Perspectives on Reflective Parenting: Keeping the Child's Mind in Mind describes the Center for Reflective Parenting and techniques developed at the Center for helping parents to be able to... (more)

Childism: Confronting Prejudice Against Children

Childism: Confronting Prejudice Against Children

by Elisabeth Young-Bruehl

  • Hardback £20.00

In this groundbreaking volume on the human rights of children, acclaimed analyst, political theorist, and biographer Elisabeth Young-Bruehl argues that prejudice exists against children as a group... (more)

Clinical Work with Traumatized Young Children

Clinical Work with Traumatized Young Children

Edited by Joy D. Osofsky

  • Paperback £18.99

Presenting crucial knowledge and state-of-the-art treatment approaches for working with young children affected by trauma, this book is an essential resource for mental health professionals and child... (more)

Childhood Denied: Ending the Nightmare of Child Abuse and Neglect

Childhood Denied: Ending the Nightmare of Child Abuse and Neglect

by Kathleen K. Reardon, Christopher T. Noblet

  • Paperback £26.99

This book delves into the reasons for continuous disregard politically, legally, socially of children at risk for abuse and neglect. It examines where we've been and why we're not making more... (more)

Reparenting the Child Who Hurts: A Guide to Healing Developmental Trauma and Attachments

Reparenting the Child Who Hurts: A Guide to Healing Developmental Trauma and Attachments

by Caroline Archer, Christine Gordon

  • Paperback £15.99

Reparenting the Child Who Hurts equips parents and primary carers with the knowledge and skills to be able to respond to children's changing needs as they move through childhood. In clear,... (more)

Child Development: An Illustrated Guide with DVD: Birth to 19 Years: Third edition

Child Development: An Illustrated Guide with DVD: Birth to 19 Years: Third edition

  • Paperback £16.99

This new edition will continue to give generations of students substantial success and enjoyment in their training, study and their work with children and young people.... (more)

Reading Anna Freud

Reading Anna Freud

by Nick Midgley

  • Paperback £29.99

What place do Anna Freud's ideas have in the history of psychoanalysis? What can Anna Freud teach us today about how to work therapeutically with children? Are her psychoanalytic ideas still relevant... (more)

Deciding Children's Futures: An Expert Guide to Assessments for Safeguarding and Promoting Children's Welfare in the Family Court

Deciding Children's Futures: An Expert Guide to Assessments for Safeguarding and Promoting Children's Welfare in the Family Court

by Joyce Scaife

  • Paperback £29.99

Deciding Children's Futures addresses the thorny task of how to assess parents and children who belong to struggling families where there are issues of neglect or significant harm, and when... (more)

The Transformational Self: Attachment and the End of the Adolescent Phase

The Transformational Self: Attachment and the End of the Adolescent Phase

by Harold K. Bendicsen

  • Paperback £21.34 (RRP : £23.99 You save £2.65)
  • eBook £16.79 (RRP : £23.99 You save £7.20)
  • Paperback + eBook £23.34 (RRP : £40.78 You save £17.44)

This book is an attempt to add to the theoretical discussion regarding the nature of the intrapsychic and interpersonal transformational changes associated with the transition from adolescence to... (more)

Handbook of Infant Mental Health: Third Edition

Handbook of Infant Mental Health: Third Edition

Edited by Charles H. Zeanah

  • Paperback £36.99

Widely regarded as the standard reference in the field, this state-of-the-art Handbook offers a comprehensive analysis of developmental, clinical, and social aspects of mental health from birth to... (more)

Rutter's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: Fifth Edition

Rutter's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: Fifth Edition

by Michael Rutter, Dorothy Bishop

  • Paperback £74.99

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry has become an established and accepted textbook of child psychiatry. Now completely revised and updated, the fifth edition provides a coherent appraisal of the current... (more)

Trauma-Informed Practices with Children and Adolescents

Trauma-Informed Practices with Children and Adolescents

by William Steele, Cathy Malchiodi

  • Paperback £27.99

A sourcebook of practical approaches to working with children and adolescents that synthesizes research from leading trauma specialists and translates it into easy-to-implement techniques. The... (more)

From Late Adolescence to Young Adulthood

From Late Adolescence to Young Adulthood

by David Dean Brockman

  • Paperback £24.74 (RRP : £27.99 You save £3.25)
  • eBook £19.59 (RRP : £27.99 You save £8.40)
  • Paperback + eBook £26.74 (RRP : £47.58 You save £20.84)

'By focusing on the transition from late adolescence to young adulthood, this innovative book makes a unique and valuable contribution to our understanding of a neglected area of development. Drawing... (more)

Communicative Musicality: Exploring the Basis of Human Companionship

Communicative Musicality: Exploring the Basis of Human Companionship

by Stephen Malloch, Colwyn Trevarthen

  • Paperback £36.99

Communicative Musicality explores the intrinsic musical nature of human interaction. The theory of communicative musicality was developed from groundbreaking studies showing how in mother/infant... (more)

Forensic Issues in Adolescents with Developmental Disabilties

Forensic Issues in Adolescents with Developmental Disabilties

Edited by Ernest Gralton

  • Paperback £39.99

Adolescents with developmental disabilities are a complex population who require specialised treatment and care. This interdisciplinary text examines the processes involved in working with this... (more)

Attachment, Play, and Authenticity: A Winnicott Primer

Attachment, Play, and Authenticity: A Winnicott Primer

by Steven Tuber

  • Paperback £26.95

Features more than 25 of Winnicott's important theoretical and clinical works. This book analyzes and presents these works to demonstrate his clinical and theoretical contributions to child and adult... (more)

Emotional Muscle: Strong Parents, Strong Children

Emotional Muscle: Strong Parents, Strong Children

by Kerry K. Novick, Jack Novick

  • Paperback £14.00

Build your child's emotional muscle with thoughtful, positive parenting, for a lifetime of happiness, independence and self-esteem.

All parents want their children to have healthy bodies with... (more)

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