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New and Published Books

  1. Grief and Trauma in Children

    An Evidence-Based Treatment Manual

    By Alison Salloum

    Grief and Trauma in Children provides easy-to-implement, ready-to-use therapy materials to help busy practitioners use grief and trauma interventions in real-world settings. All interventions in the book have been developed and researched with clinicians who faced challenging environments,...

    Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Preventing Suicide Attempts

    A Guide to Brief Treatments Across Clinical Settings

    Edited by Craig J. Bryan

    Series: Clinical Topics in Psychology and Psychiatry

    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Preventing Suicide Attempts consolidates the accumulated knowledge and efforts of leading suicide researchers, and describes how a common, cognitive behavioral model of suicide has resulted in 50% or greater reductions in suicide attempts across clinical settings....

    Published February 16th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Violent Death

    Resilience and Intervention Beyond the Crisis

    Edited by Edward K. Rynearson

    Series: Psychosocial Stress Series

    This book pulls together a definitive collection of work on the theory and practice of clinical, spiritual, and emotional support after the experience of violent death - counseling beyond the crisis. Over the past decade, there have been countless publications devoted to crisis response, crisis...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Suicide Prevention

    Resources for the Millennium

    Edited by David Lester

    This study presents an evaluation of the past, present and future of suicidal behaviour and efforts to prevent or facilitate suicide. Authors from the varying disciplines of psychology, sociology and psychiatry analyze suicide in the opening chapters. Through the exploration of the roles of these...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Suicidal Behaviour

    Underlying dynamics

    Edited by Updesh Kumar

    Suicidal Behaviour: Underlying dynamics is a wide ranging collection of articles that builds upon an earlier volume by the same editor (Suicidal Behaviour: Assessment of people-at-risk, 2010) and delves deeper into the dynamics of suicide by synthesizing significant psychological and...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Coping With Loss

    By Susan Nolen-Hoeksema, Judith Larson, Judith M. Larson

    Coping With Loss describes the many ways in which people cope with the death of someone they love. Most earlier books on bereavement have fallen into two categories: distillations of the clinical experience of individual therapists or collections of chapters reporting the results of empirical...

    Published September 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Price of Love

    The selected works of Colin Murray Parkes

    By Colin Murray Parkes

    Series: World Library of Mental Health

    In the course of a long career Colin Murray Parkes, one of the most important and influential psychiatrists working in the field of bereavement and loss, has produced a body of work which can be considered truly ground-breaking. His early studies involved working alongside John Bowlby in the...

    Published July 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Natural Burial

    Landscape, Practice and Experience

    By Andy Clayden, Trish Green, Jenny Hockey, Mark Powell

    This book unravels the many different experiences, meanings and realities of natural burial. Twenty years after the first natural burial ground opened there is an opportunity to reflect on how a concept for a very different approach to caring for our dead has become a reality: new providers, new...

    Published July 20th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Aspects of Grief (Psychology Revivals)

    Bereavement in Adult Life

    By Jane Littlewood

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    How do bereaved people come to terms with their loss? What factors are important in successful coping? The death of a loved one is one of the most painful experiences that we have to encounter. If the loved one is a child or partner the experience can be especially devastating. How do we cope? Do...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Death and Dying in Contemporary Japan

    Edited by Hikaru Suzuki

    Series: Japan Anthropology Workshop Series

    This book, based on extensive original research, explores the various ways in which Japanese people think about death and how they approach the process of dying and death. It shows how new forms of funeral ceremonies have been developed by the funeral industry, how traditional grave burial is being...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge