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Are the Keys in the Freezer?: An Advocate's Guide for Alzheimer's and Other Dementias
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written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
Are the Keys in the Freezer? is an artful blend of practical advice and the compelling story of a family's search for the right care for their mother with dementia. This well-researched book is a must-read for families in the US looking for resources and ideas about care facilities, hospices, finances and costs of...
written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
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The Boy Who Built a Wall Around Himself
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written by Ali Redford, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 34 page(s)
Boy built a wall to keep himself safe. Behind it he felt strong and more protected. Then Someone Kind came along. She bounced a ball, sang and painted on the other side of the wall, and Boy began to wonder if life on the other side might be better after all. Written for children aged 4 to 9, this gentle full-colou...
written by Ali Redford, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 34 page(s)
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Challenging Stress, Burnout and Rust-Out: Finding Balance in Busy Lives
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written by Teena Clouston, fl. 2005 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
A balanced lifestyle enhances health, happiness and wellbeing. With practical techniques and strategies, this book explores how this balance can be found and how stress and anxiety, which are linked to being overworked and over busy, may be alleviated. It begins by examining the state of work-life imbalance in our...
written by Teena Clouston, fl. 2005 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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A Creative Toolkit for Communication in Dementia Care
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presented by Karrie Marshall (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 202 page(s)
How can carers and relatives support a person's identity, relationships and emotional wellbeing through changes that occur in the later stages of dementia? Drawing on over ten years' experience of working with people with dementia, Karrie Marshall provides a toolkit of tried and tested creative activities to suppo...
presented by Karrie Marshall (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 202 page(s)
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Dementia, Culture and Ethnicity: Issues for All
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edited by Karen Harrison Dening, fl. 2015 and Julia Botsford, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 330 page(s)
With contributions from experienced dementia practitioners and care researchers, this book examines the impact of culture and ethnicity on the experience of dementia and on the provision of support and services, both in general terms and in relation to specific minority ethnic communities. Drawing together evidenc...
edited by Karen Harrison Dening, fl. 2015 and Julia Botsford, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 330 page(s)
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Essential Skills for Counselling, Counselling Skills for Working with Shame
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presented by Christiane Sanderson, 1954-, in Essential Skills for Counselling (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 266 page(s)
Counselling Skills for Working with Shame helps professionals to understand and identify shame and to build shame resilience in both the client and themselves.Shame is ubiquitous in counselling where there is an increased vulnerability and risk of exposure to shame. While many clients experience feelings of shame,...
presented by Christiane Sanderson, 1954-, in Essential Skills for Counselling (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 266 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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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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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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Living Better with Dementia: Good Practice and Innovation for the Future
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written by Shibley Rahman, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 402 page(s)
What do national dementia strategies, constantly evolving policy and ongoing funding difficulties mean for people living well with dementia? Adopting a broad and inclusive approach, Shibley Rahman presents a thorough critical analysis of existing dementia policy, and tackles head-on current and controversial topic...
written by Shibley Rahman, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 402 page(s)
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