Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Health & Society Books

You are currently browsing 251–260 of 425 new and published books in the subject of Health & Society — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 26

  1. Botanical Medicines

    The Desk Reference for Major Herbal Supplements, Second Edition

    By Dennis J Mckenna, Kenneth Jones, Kerry Hughes, Virginia M Tyler

    Answer patients’questions about botanical supplements quickly and easily!This informative book is a compendium of detailed scientific research on 34 of the most popular dietary supplements used in North America and Europe. Its coverage of pharmacological studies on the main medicinal plants...

    Published September 15th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Epidemiology for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Professionals

    By Richard E Miller

    Combine a working knowledge of epidemiology to your health and medical skills!Every day, health promotion and disease prevention professionals interact with epidemiologists during the course of their practices. Investigations into the causes, distribution, and control of disease provide...

    Published August 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  3. The Nutritionist

    Food, Nutrition, and Optimal Health

    By Robert Wildman

    Use this valuable book to make better food/diet/nutrition supplement choices for your clients (and yourself)!The Nutritionist provides an overview of the basic concepts involved in nourishing the human body in an organized and progressive first-person question-and-answer format. Its eminently...

    Published July 9th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Education for Occupational Therapy in Health Care

    Strategies for the New Millennium

    By Patricia Crist, Marjorie Scaffa

    Learn the best new approaches from the world’s leading OT educators!This timely book presents the most effective, innovative approaches to teaching the next generation of occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants. Examining both fieldwork and classroom programs, Occupational...

    Published June 30th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Kids Who Commit Adult Crimes

    Serious Criminality by Juvenile Offenders

    By R. Barri Flowers

    Examine the factors that contribute to increasingly violent youth crimes in the United States!Kids Who Commit Adult Crimes: Serious Criminality by Juvenile Offenders is an examination of today’s serious, chronic, and violent youthful offender. This vital book explores the relationship between youth...

    Published June 17th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Social Work and the Law

    Proceedings of the National Organization of Forensic Social Work, 2000

    By Ira Arthell Neighbors, Anne Chambers, Ellen Levin, Gila Nordman, Cynthia Tutrone

    Examine cutting-edge research on the social worker’s role in the legal system!Social Work and the Law: Proceedings of the National Organization of Forensic Social Work, 2000 addresses the issues and concerns facing social workers who deal with law and the legal system. This comprehensive research...

    Published June 6th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Clinical Data-Mining in Practice-Based Research

    Social Work in Hospital Settings

    By Irwin Epstein, Susan Blumenfield

    Design more effective social work programs with research data from your clinical files!A well-planned research program helps social workers provide consistent, effective services to their clients, but stretched budgets and tight schedules make it difficult to find the resources for data gathering....

    Published May 7th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Diagnosis in Social Work

    New Imperatives

    By Francis J Turner

    How can you make necessary professional judgments without being judgmental?Assessment and diagnostic skills are essential professional tools for the social worker, but all too often they are neglected or downplayed. Diagnosis in Social Work argues for the reinstatement of social diagnosis to...

    Published February 14th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Community Occupational Therapy Education and Practice

    By Beth Velde, Margaret Prince Wittman

    OT practice is moving from the medically based model into the community--don’t be left behind!This unique and timely book sets forth the vital concepts of nontraditional community-based (rather than the traditional medical model) occupational therapy practice. It illuminates issues related to...

    Published February 14th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Complementary Therapies in Geriatric Practice

    Selected Topics

    Edited by Ann Burkhardt, Jodi Carlson

    Use these techniques to promote the wellness of your elderly clients!This book explores current trends in alternative therapy and geriatric rehabilitation and the use of complementary and alternative medical (CAM) techniques in physical and occupational treatment sessions with older adults....

    Published February 14th 2002 by Routledge