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New and Published Books

  1. To Hold and Be Held

    The Therapeutic School as a Holding Environment

    By Daniel K. Reinstein

    Drawing on the teachings of D.W. Winnicott and John Bowlby, who helped revolutionize thinking about relational psychology, To Hold and Be Held integrates the concepts of the ‘holding environment’ and attachment theory and describes how they are applied in a clinical setting. It also uses metaphor...

    Published August 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Families Coping with Mental Illness

    Stories from the US and Japan

    By Yuko Kawanishi

    When someone develops a mental illness, the impact on the family is often profound. The most common treatment processes, however, focus on the patient while the loved ones are relegated to subordinate roles and sometimes even viewed as barriers to effective recovery. Families Coping with Mental...

    Published August 11th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Psychodynamic Art Therapy Practice with People on the Autistic Spectrum

    Edited by Matt Dolphin, Angela Byers, Alison Goldsmith, Ruth Jones

    Psychodynamic Art Therapy Practice with People on the Autistic Spectrum offers a valuable counterbalance to the phenomenological, cognitive and behavioural theories that currently prevail in the wider field of practice and research. The result of a decade of work by a group of highly experienced...

    Published August 26th 2013 by Routledge

  5. JASPER

    Targeted Treatment of Joint Attention, Symbolic Play, and Engagement Regulation for Children with Autism

    By Connie Kasari

    In this workshop, Dr. Kasari describes the research base and demonstrates JASPER, a targeted treatment on joint attention, symbolic play, and engagement regulation for children with autism. Dr. Kasari begins by defining and describing how joint attention develops in children. She also demonstrates...

    Published April 30th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Discrete Trial Training for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Curriculum Development, Trouble Shooting, and Generalization

    By Tristram Smith

    Published April 30th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Development and Brain Systems in Autism

    Edited by Marcel Adam Just, Kevin A. Pelphrey

    Series: Carnegie Mellon Symposia on Cognition Series

    This volume covers several perspectives on autism which bring together the most recent scientific views of the nature of this disorder. A number of themes organize major developments and emerging areas in autism: Cognitive and neural systems development: how autism arises in the behavior and...

    Published March 17th 2013 by Psychology Press

  8. The Thinking Heart

    Three levels of psychoanalytic therapy with disturbed children

    By Anne Alvarez

    How do we talk about feelings to children who are cut off from feeling? How do we raise hope and a sense of safety in despairing and terrified children without offering false hope? How do we reach the unreachable child and interest the hardened child? The Thinking Heart is a natural sequel to Live...

    Published April 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  9. Play-Based Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Edited by Loretta Gallo-Lopez, Lawrence C. Rubin

    Play-Based Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders explores the most recognized, researched, and practical methods for using play therapy with the increasing number of children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs), and shows clincians how to integrate...

    Published February 2nd 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Social Communication Development and Disorders
    Edited by Deborah A. Hwa-Froelich
    To Be Published December 11th 2014
  2. Simulation Theory: A psychological and philosophical consideration
    By Tim Short
    To Be Published February 18th 2015
  3. Frances Tustin Today
    Edited by Judith Mitrani, Theodore Mitrani
    To Be Published April 29th 2015
  4. The Role of Autism in Shaping Society
    By John Lawson
    To Be Published May 31st 2015

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