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New and Published Books

  1. Treating Transgender Children and Adolescents

    An Interdisciplinary Discussion

    Edited by Jack Drescher, William Byne

    Extremely gender variant children and adolescents (minors), increasingly referred to as 'trans' or 'transgender children,' are small in number. In recent years, their situation has become highly sensationalized, whilst the matter of how to best treat them remains an area of controversy. A growing...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Theory

    Edited by Paul Holmes, Steve Farnfield

    The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Theory provides a broadly based introduction to attachment theory and associated areas, written in an accessible style by experts from around the world. The book covers the basic theories of attachment and discusses the similarities and differences of the two...

    Published July 7th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Assessment

    Edited by Steve Farnfield, Paul Holmes

    The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Assessment provides, in one volume, a detailed discussion of the formal measurement tools available to assess attachment across the age range, including with families. It contains comprehensive chapters on many attachment-based validated procedures for...

    Published June 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Implications and Interventions

    Edited by Paul Holmes, Steve Farnfield

    The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Implications and Interventions offers an introduction to therapies produced as a result of the popularity of attachment studies. These therapies can be divided into two categories: those that are ‘attachment-based’, in that they use evidence-based attachment...

    Published June 19th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Drawings in Assessment and Psychotherapy

    Research and Application

    Edited by Leonard Handler, Antoinette D. Thomas

    Drawing is a language, projected by children and adults, reflecting their joy and pain. It is used extensively by clinical psychologists, art therapists, social workers, and other mental health professionals in the assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, adults, and couples. This book...

    Published November 24th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The PEERS Curriculum for School-Based Professionals

    Social Skills Training for Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder

    By Elizabeth A. Laugeson

    The PEERS® Curriculum for School-Based Professionals brings UCLA's highly acclaimed and widely popular PEERS program into the school setting. This sixteen-week program, clinically proven to significantly improve social skills and social interactions among teens with autism spectrum disorder, is now...

    Published October 16th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Clinician's Guide to the Assessment Checklist Series

    Specialized mental health measures for children in care

    By Michael Tarren-Sweeney

    The Assessment Checklist series, created by Michael Tarren-Sweeney, provides the world’s first standardised caregiver-report measures of a range of attachment- and trauma-related mental health difficulties experienced amongst children growing up in foster, adoptive, kinship and residential care....

    Published October 8th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Assessment of Trauma in Youths

    Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables

    Edited by Kathleen Nader

    Assessment of Trauma in Youths: Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables is a collection of articles by well-known specialists in the field of childhood trauma. The articles describe developmental issues in addition to others that are important to the assessment of...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Practitioner’s Guide to Child Art Therapy

    Fostering Creativity and Relational Growth

    By Annette Shore

    Even in the face of challenging conditions, art therapy treatment offers meaningful opportunities for growth. It’s not always easy, though, to navigate the complex interplay of art processes, relational states, and developmental theories. For any clinician looking for guidance on the ins and outs...

    Published May 8th 2013 by Routledge

  10. A Mindfulness-Based Approach to Working with High-Risk Adolescents

    By Sam Himelstein

    A Mindfulness-Based Approach to Working With High-Risk Adolescents is an accessible introduction to a new model of therapy that combines the Buddhist concept of mindfulness with modern trends in psychotherapy. Drawing on years of experience working with at-risk adolescents, the chapters explore...

    Published April 7th 2013 by Routledge