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Recent Articles

  1. ADHD Awareness Month Author Interview: Thomas E. Brown

    Interview Q & A with Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D., author of A New Understanding of ADHD in Children and Adults.

  2. Working with Children and Youth with Complex Needs

    NEW Working with Children and Youth with Complex Needs provides a detailed description of techniques and rich stories of how social workers, psychologists, counselors, and child and youth care workers can help young people become more resilient. With ample case studies and fascinating explanations of research, Dr. Ungar shows why we need to work just as hard changing the environments that surround children as we do changing children themselves.  

  3. Enhancing Self-Control in Adolescents

    NEW This book offers an innovative, trans-diagnostic approach to enhancing self-control in adolescents based directly on personality and social psychological science. It thus fills a void. While several books address specific disorders such as ADHD, poor school performance, and aggression, this is one of the first books to translate social and personality psychology research into a set of generally applicable treatment strategies. 

  4. Get Back to School Ready with Routledge!

    A valuable collection of School Psychology and Educational Psychology books, all available at a discounted rate, to help you start the school year off right!

  5. World Suicide Prevention Day

    Every year, over 800,000 people die from suicide; that's about one death every 40 seconds. Overall, during 2012 for each adult who died of suicide it's estimated that there were over 20 others who made suicide attempts.
     

  6. Just Published: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for the Specialty Board Review 4th Edition

    This new, thoroughly revised edition of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for the Specialty Board Review offers updated information, along with the most recent references and knowledge reflected in those changes. The authors especially incorporate new information and changes from DSM-5. Both general and child/adolescent psychiatrists will find this new edition invaluable, not only as a guide for preparing for their first successful Board examination, but also as a review in preparing for important re-certification exams.  

  7. Free Sample Chapter from Group Work with Adolescents: Principles and Practice, 3rd Edition

    A trusted course text and professional resource, this comprehensive book delves into all aspects of planning and conducting strengths-based group work with adolescents. In an accessible, down-to-earth style, Andrew Malekoff spells out the principles of effective group practice. Extensive clinical illustrations show how successful group leaders engage teens in addressing tough issues - including violence, sexuality, prejudice, social isolation, and substance abuse - in a wide range of settings. Normative issues that adolescents face in the multiple contexts of their lives are lucidly explained. Packed with creative ideas and activities, the book helps readers develop their skills as confident, reflective practitioners.

  8. Interview with John Coleman: Why Won’t My Teenager Talk to Me?

    Watch the latest Routledge Books video on YouTube with John Coleman, a trained psychologist and renowned youth advocate, and see him discuss his new book, Why Won't My Teenager Talk to Me?


     

  9. Why Love Matters, 2nd Edition

    Love matters. And we have the science to prove it.

    Should I put my baby in a nursery?
    Can we prevent anti-social behavior?
    Will my depression be passed on to my child?

    This new edition of Why Love Matters, by Sue Gerhardt, throws some fresh light on these perennially challenging questions by updating its popular and accessible account of how the brain develops in early life.  

  10. New: The Critical Role of Parenting in Human Development

    This thorough and multidisciplinary overview of childrearing illustrates and stands on two foundational principles: that the importance of parenting is immense, and that it is undervalued. The Critical Role of Parenting in Human Development surprises readers with the realization that the way we were parented in childhood impacts nearly every aspect of our lives. 

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