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Dissociation in Traumatized Children and Adolescents: Theory and Clinical Interventions

Dissociation in Traumatized Children and Adolescents: Theory and Clinical Interventions

Edited by Sandra Wieland

  • Hardback £35.00

Over the last decade, the literature on therapy addressing trauma in children has expanded considerably, as has the literature on dissociation. Unfortunately, very little of this literature has... (more)

The Selfish Society: How We All Forgot to Love One Another and Made Money Instead

The Selfish Society: How We All Forgot to Love One Another and Made Money Instead

by Sue Gerhardt

  • Paperback £12.99

Ambitious and wide-ranging, The Selfish Society reveals the vital importance of understanding our early emotional lives, arguing that by focusing on the attention we give to our young children we can... (more)

A Parent's Guide to Raising Grieving Children: Rebuilding Your Family After the Death of a Loved One

A Parent's Guide to Raising Grieving Children: Rebuilding Your Family After the Death of a Loved One

by Phyllis R. Silverman, Madelyn Kelly

  • Paperback £12.99

When children lose someone they love, they lose part of their very identity. Life, as they knew it, will never be quite the same. The world that once felt dependable and safe may suddenly seem a... (more)

Psychodynamic Counselling with Children and Young People: An Introduction

Psychodynamic Counselling with Children and Young People: An Introduction

by Sue Kegerreis

  • Paperback £24.99

Introducing key psychodynamic theory, concepts and techniques, this text examines the challenges and opportunities of counselling adolescents and children. The book explores a wide variety of... (more)

Safeguarding Children from Emotional Maltreatment: What Works

Safeguarding Children from Emotional Maltreatment: What Works

by Jane Barlow, Anita Schrader McMillan

  • Paperback £18.99

Emotional maltreatment is widespread and has a profoundly harmful effect on a child's development. The effects of abuse are often carried into adulthood, and emotionally abused children are more... (more)

Theraplay: Helping Parents and Children Build Better Relationships Through Attachment-Based Play: Third Edition

Theraplay: Helping Parents and Children Build Better Relationships Through Attachment-Based Play: Third Edition

by Phyllis B. Booth, Ann M. Jernberg

  • Paperback £45.00

Since the second edition was published in 1999, there have been major developments and changes in Theraplay's theory and practice. This book provides a much-needed update and revision of a classic... (more)

The Adolescent in Family Therapy: Harnessing the Power of Relationships: Second Edition

The Adolescent in Family Therapy: Harnessing the Power of Relationships: Second Edition

by Joseph A. Micucci

  • Hardback £29.99

Offers a comprehensive framework for treating adolescent problems in the family context. "This valuable second edition is an essential text for anyone working with adolescents. Students in family... (more)

Ordinary Families, Special Children: A Systems Approach to Childhood Disability: Third Edition

Ordinary Families, Special Children: A Systems Approach to Childhood Disability: Third Edition

by Milton Seligman, Rosalyn B. Darling

  • Paperback £28.99

New in paperback. Now in a revised and expanded third edition, this popular clinical reference and text provides a multisystems perspective on childhood disability and its effects on family life. The... (more)

Self-Harm in Young People: A Therapeutic Assessment Method

Self-Harm in Young People: A Therapeutic Assessment Method

Edited by Dennis Ougrin, Ng Audrey

  • Paperback £31.99

Self-harm is a distressing and all too common presentation to emergency departments, and yet there is no clear understanding of what it represents, and success rates of interventions to prevent... (more)

Teenagers and Attachment: Helping Adolescents Engage with Life and Learning

Teenagers and Attachment: Helping Adolescents Engage with Life and Learning

Edited by Andrea Perry

  • Paperback £24.99

Adults working with or caring for teenagers at school and in the community have one outcome in mind: to engage them in the richest depths of experience life can offer - rewarding relationships and... (more)

Through Assessment to Consultation: Independent Psychoanalytic Approaches with Children and Adolescents

Through Assessment to Consultation: Independent Psychoanalytic Approaches with Children and Adolescents

Edited by Ann Horne, Monica Lanyado

  • Paperback £25.99

Drawing from the Independent tradition in psychoanalysis, this book explores the application of psychoanalytic thinking to this work, reflecting on what is actually done and why. It provides a... (more)

Developing Attachment in Early Years Settings: Nurturing Secure Relationships from Birth to Five Years

Developing Attachment in Early Years Settings: Nurturing Secure Relationships from Birth to Five Years

by Veronica Read

  • Paperback £19.99

Early Years practitioners, like mothers and fathers to be, require a period of preparation before the arrival of a baby. "Developing Attachment in Early Years Settings" is about how you can help... (more)

Healing Power of Emotion: Affective Neuroscience, Development and Clinical Practice

Healing Power of Emotion: Affective Neuroscience, Development and Clinical Practice

Edited by Diana Fosha, Marion F. Solomon

  • Hardback £26.00

We are hardwired to connect with one another, and we connect through our emotions. Our brains, bodies, and minds are inseparable from the emotions that animate them.

Normal human development relies... (more)

Safeguarding Children Living with Trauma and Family Violence: Evidence-Based Assessment, Analysis, and Planning Intervention

Safeguarding Children Living with Trauma and Family Violence: Evidence-Based Assessment, Analysis, and Planning Intervention

Edited by Arnon Bentovim, Liza Bingley Miller

  • Paperback £24.99

Offering a systematic approach to evidence-based assessment and planning for children living with trauma and family violence, this practical book shows how to assess and analyse the needs of the... (more)

Fostering a Child's Recovery: Family Placement for Traumatized Children

Fostering a Child's Recovery: Family Placement for Traumatized Children

by Mike Thomas, Terry Philpot

  • Paperback £15.99

The overwhelming majority of children and young people in care today are fostered, but for some this only increases their problems through untreated trauma, ill-judged placements, poorly supported... (more)

Assessing Change in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy of Children and Adolescents: Today's Challenge

Assessing Change in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy of Children and Adolescents: Today's Challenge

Edited by John Tsiantis, Judith Trowell

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This book draws together work from across Europe by leading clinical researchers who have been looking into the effectiveness of psychoanalytic interventions. They are mostly time limited, brief,... (more)

The 5 to 10 Year-Old Child

The 5 to 10 Year-Old Child

by A.H. Brafman

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The fifth birthday represents an important landmark in a child's development. He is now ready to start full-time primary school, and we no longer speak of a baby or a little child; instead, we refer... (more)

Saying No: Why It's Important For You and Your Child

Saying No: Why It's Important For You and Your Child

by Asha Phillips

  • Paperback £8.99

Asha Phillips writes as both a child psychotherapist and a mother, using case studies as well as informal anecdotes from family and friends as illustrations. She strips away the negative associations... (more)

Keeping the Baby in Mind: Infant Mental Health in Practice

Keeping the Baby in Mind: Infant Mental Health in Practice

Edited by Jane Barlow, P.O. Svanberg

  • Paperback £25.99

Builds on the expanding evidence pointing to the crucial importance of parents in facilitating their baby's development, and brings together expert contributors to examine a range of innovative... (more)

Treating Personality Disorders in Children and Adolescents: A Relational Approach

Treating Personality Disorders in Children and Adolescents: A Relational Approach

by Efrain Bleiberg

  • Paperback £24.99

This book presents a research-based framework for understanding and treating children and adolescents with personality disorders. While these youngsters are notably challenging to engage, often... (more)

Early Development and its Disturbances: Clinical, Conceptual and Empirical Research on ADHD and other Psychopathologies and its Epistemological Reflections

Early Development and its Disturbances: Clinical, Conceptual and Empirical Research on ADHD and other Psychopathologies and its Epistemological Reflections

Edited by Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber, Jorge Canestri

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In this volume internationally well known experts discuss whether psychoanalysis - with its rich mix of clinical experiences and conceptualizations of early development and symptoms - has something... (more)

Breaking Free from OCD: A CBT Guide for Young People and Their Families

Breaking Free from OCD: A CBT Guide for Young People and Their Families

Edited by Jo Derisley, Sarah Robinson

  • Print £14.99

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a potentially life long debilitating disorder, which often emerges during teenage years and affects as many as 1 in 50 people.Young people living with OCD... (more)

Children in Genocide: Extreme Traumatization and Affect Regulation

Children in Genocide: Extreme Traumatization and Affect Regulation

by Suzanne Kaplan

  • Paperback £30.99

'This book, containing untold suffering by children caught in the midst of extreme social violence, gives voice to their unthinkable, unspeakable experience and makes this into a telling... (more)

The Bullying Problem: How to Deal with Difficult Children

The Bullying Problem: How to Deal with Difficult Children

by Alan Train

  • Paperback £12.99

Bullying and violence among children are headline news, while cyber- and text bullying increase the pressure on vulnerable children (and in extreme situations can cause some to commit suicide), but... (more)

Susan Isaacs: A Life Freeing the Minds of Children

Susan Isaacs: A Life Freeing the Minds of Children

by Philip Graham

  • Paperback £31.54 (RRP : £35.99 You save £4.45)
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This biography provides a critical account of the life and work of Susan Isaacs (1885-1948). This educationist, a pioneer of child-centred education in Britain was also an early and historically... (more)

The Developing Brain: Birth to Age Eight

The Developing Brain: Birth to Age Eight

by Marilee B. Sprenger

  • Print £20.99

How can early childhood teachers, administrators, and parents translate discoveries on early brain development into strategies that nurture cognitive growth? Combining information from neuroscience... (more)

Handbook of Depression in Children and Adolescents

Handbook of Depression in Children and Adolescents

Edited by John R.Z. Abela, Benjamin L. Hankin

  • Print £53.99

This authoritative volume provides an integrative review of current knowledge on child and adolescent depression, covering topics from epidemiology and neurobiology to evidence-based treatment and... (more)

The Thought That Counts: A Firsthand Account of One Teenager's Experience with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

The Thought That Counts: A Firsthand Account of One Teenager's Experience with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

by Jared Douglas Kant, Linda W. Andrews

  • Paperback £7.99

In this book for young people who have been diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), Jared Kant discusses his own experiences with the illness, and the disruption and distress that it... (more)

Understanding Looked After Children: An Introduction to Psychology for Foster Care

Understanding Looked After Children: An Introduction to Psychology for Foster Care

Edited by Jeune Guishard-Pine, Lloyd Hamilton

  • Paperback £14.99

An accessible guide to understanding the mental health needs of children in foster care and the role of foster carers and support networks in helping these children. The authors provide foster carers... (more)

Reaching and Teaching Through Educational Psychotherapy: A Case Study Approach

Reaching and Teaching Through Educational Psychotherapy: A Case Study Approach

by Gillian Salmon, Jenny Dover

  • Paperback £39.50

An introduction to educational psychotherapy which outlines the insights by discussing troubled children in the classroom who resist efforts to teach them. This book comprises four case studies of... (more)

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