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Hope and Grace: Spiritual Experiences in Severe Distress, Illness and Dying
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presented by Monika Renz, 1961- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 194 page(s)
Conventional coping strategies can be pushed to their limits when people find themselves in situations of suffering, illness, and dying. Moved beyond their everyday consciousness, individuals often have spiritual experiences of grace and encounters with the transcendent or the divine. The author shows how care pro...
presented by Monika Renz, 1961- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 194 page(s)
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Improving Mental Health through Social Support: Building Positive and Empowering Relationships
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written by Jonathan Leach, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
Social support is the everyday assistance offered by family, friends, neighbours and colleagues, as well as the foundations of support in a range of non-clinical settings, and plays a vital role in a person's mental health and wellbeing. This book examines the nature of social support and offers a practical approa...
written by Jonathan Leach, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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Improving Sensory Processing in Traumatized Children
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presented by Sarah LLoyd, 1967- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 120 page(s)
Does your child struggle to know how their body is feeling? Do they find it hard to balance or feel uneasy when their feet leave the ground? Early trauma and neglect can have a profound effect upon a child's development. Sensory integration theory offers a way of understanding how the brain processes and stores mo...
presented by Sarah LLoyd, 1967- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 120 page(s)
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Independent mental health advocacy : the right to be heard, context, values and good practice
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written by Karen Machin, fl. 2002, June Sadd, fl. 2015, Dina Poursanidou, fl. 2015, Laura Able, fl. 2015, Stephanie De La Haye, fl. 2015 and Kaaren Cruse, fl. 1999; presented by Mick McKeown, fl. 2015, Karen Newbigging, fl. 2013 and Julie Ridley, fl. 2006 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 338 page(s)
Independent mental health advocacy is a crucial means of ensuring rights and entitlements for people sectioned under the Mental Health Act. This book takes an appreciative but critical view of independent mental health advocacy, locating the recent introduction of Independent Mental Health Advocates (IMHAs) within...
written by Karen Machin, fl. 2002, June Sadd, fl. 2015, Dina Poursanidou, fl. 2015, Laura Able, fl. 2015, Stephanie De La Haye, fl. 2015 and Kaaren Cruse, fl. 1999; presented by Mick McKeown, fl. 2015, Karen Newbigging, fl. 2013 and Julie Ridley, fl. 2006 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 338 page(s)
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The Individual Service Funds Handbook: Implementing Personal Budgets in Provider Organizations
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written by Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015 and Robin Miller, 1968- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 186 page(s)
The Individual Service Funds Handbook is the definitive guide to one of the most innovative forms of personal budget in health and social care. It gives a clear explanation of what Individual Service Funds (ISFs) are, how to use them effectively and includes all the information you need in order to implement them...
written by Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015 and Robin Miller, 1968- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 186 page(s)
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Integrated Care in Action: A Practical Guide for Health, Social Care and Housing Support
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written by Hilary Brown, 1949-, Robin Miller, 1968- and Catherine Mangan, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 234 page(s)
Integration is now a key expectation within the delivery of health and social care services in the UK and internationally. However, it still remains difficult to achieve and sustain in practice. Based on learning from successful, and unsuccessful, integrated care initiatives, this book is an invaluable guide for t...
written by Hilary Brown, 1949-, Robin Miller, 1968- and Catherine Mangan, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 234 page(s)
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Introducing Mental Health: A Practical Guide (Second Edition)
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presented by Connor Kinsella, 1964- and Caroline Kinsella, 1960- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2006), 202 page(s)
This popular and accessible introduction to mental health is written for students, mental health practitioners and non-qualified professionals. Fully revised, this second edition is up to date with the latest knowledge on mental health conditions, good practice and the law. The authors explain key concepts in easi...
presented by Connor Kinsella, 1964- and Caroline Kinsella, 1960- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2006), 202 page(s)
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Kit Kitten and the Topsy-Turvy Feelings: A Story About Parents Who Aren't Always Able to Care
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written by Jane Evans, 1961- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 34 page(s)
Once upon a time there was a little kitten called Kit who lived with a grown-up cat called Kizz Cat. Kit Kitten couldn't understand why sometimes Kizz Cat seemed sad and far away and others times was busy and rushing about. Kit Kitten was sometimes cold and confused in this topsy-turvy world and needed help to fin...
written by Jane Evans, 1961- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 34 page(s)
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Leading Good Care: The Task, Heart and Art of Managing Social Care
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presented by John Burton, 1947- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
To lead good care, social care managers must have professional and personal authority: a clear understanding of the core task and the emotional challenges of care, and the imagination to create an organisation or team dedicated to meeting people's needs. This guide gives managers the understanding of systems of ca...
presented by John Burton, 1947- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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Learning Through Child Observation (Third Edition)
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written by Debbie Watson, 1969-; presented by Mary Fawcett, 1936- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 1996), 226 page(s)
This fully updated third edition of Learning Through Child Observation is a handbook for professionals working in, or students preparing to work in, children's services. This accessible text examines the value of observation, its use in assessment and the practical aspects and methods of observational study. The a...
written by Debbie Watson, 1969-; presented by Mary Fawcett, 1936- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 1996), 226 page(s)
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