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Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

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  1. Vital Memory and Affect

    Living with a difficult past

    By Steven Brown, Paula Reavey

    Vital Memory and Affect takes as its subject the autobiographical memories of ‘vulnerable’ groups, including survivors of child sexual abuse, adopted children and their families, forensic mental health service users, and elderly persons in care home settings. In particular the focus is on a...

    To Be Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Attachment-Focused Trauma Treatment for Children and Adolescents

    Phase-Oriented Strategies for Addressing Complex Trauma Disorders

    By Niki Gomez-Perales

    Attachment-Focused Trauma Treatment for Children and Adolescents brings together two powerful treatment directions that exponentially expand the knowledge and skills available to child and adolescent trauma therapists. The book provides theoretical knowledge, clinical approaches, and specific and...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. An Introduction to Chinese Sociology

    By Xiaogang Wu

    This book starts with a description of the development of Chinese sociology since its re-establishment in 1979, and links it to the broad historical contexts of China's economic transitions. It then moves on to provide an introduction to Chinese sociological thinking, including the main...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. An Independent Mind

    Collected papers of Juliet Hopkins

    By Juliet Hopkins

    Edited by Ann Horne, Monica Lanyado

    Series: Independent Psychoanalytic Approaches with Children and Adolescents

    ‘Juliet Hopkins has quietly encouraged and inspired generations of colleagues and students’ (Dilys Daws). An Independent Mind: Collected Papers of Juliet Hopkins follows the professional journey and influence of an innovative figure in the history of child psychotherapy. Juliet Hopkins spans...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Innovative Measurement and Evaluation of Community Development Practices

    Edited by Norman Walzer, Jane Leonard, Mary Emery

    Series: Community Development – Current Issues Series

    Finding innovative and useful measurement practices for community development projects is gaining in importance as policymakers increase the demands for accountability. This book examines some of the latest efforts to document the effectiveness of local development efforts. The types of...

    To Be Published July 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents

    A 12-Session Curriculum

    By Sam Himelstein, Stephen Saul

    Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents is a group-based curriculum incorporating mindfulness, self-awareness, and substance-abuse treatment strategies for use with adolescents dealing with substance use. The evidence-based, how-to format provides a curriculum for professionals...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Compassionate Communities

    Case Studies from Britain and Europe

    Edited by Klaus Wegleitner, Katharina Heimerl, Allan Kellehear

    Series: Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

    Compassionate communities are communities that provide assistance for those in need of end of life care, separate from any official heath service provision that may already be available within the community. This idea was developed in 2005 in Allan Kellehear’s seminal volume- Compassionate...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Addressing Loneliness

    Coping, Prevention and Clinical Interventions

    Edited by Ami Rokach, Ami Sha'ked

    Series: Researching Social Psychology

    This is a volume on loneliness and what can be done to address its pain. While most books simply describe loneliness from one author’s point of view, this volume includes a comprehensive review of the literature and employs top researchers in the field discuss their own research findings,...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Practicing Rights

    Human Rights-Based Approaches to Social Work Practice

    By David Androff

    Social work Codes of Ethics of professional organizations around the world appeal to the concept of people having ‘rights’ that social workers need to respect and advocate for. However, it isn’t always clear how social workers can actually incorporate human rights-based approaches in their practice...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Studying for a Foundation Degree in Health

    Edited by Mary Northrop, Jayne Crow, Sarah Kraszewski

    Studying for a Foundation Degree in Health combines an introduction to academic study and work-based learning with chapters on applying theory in practice in order to provide an essential textbook for students studying at foundation degree level on health-related courses and would also benefit...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge