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Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

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  1. Extending Reflective Practice

    An interdisciplinary approach to critical reflection

    By Barbara Bassot

    The important role of reflective practice is well recognised in a wide range of professional areas, including education, health, management and social care. Students on many professional undergraduate and postgraduate courses undertake modules in reflective practice, where they are expected to...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Working with Challenging Youth

    Seven Guiding Principles, 2nd Edition

    By Brent Richardson

    The second edition of the book that Counseling Today called "one of the most helpful guides for working with hard-to-reach and harder-to-change clients" includes new sections on self-injury and cutting, suicide assessment and intervention, and specialized approaches such as DBT, motivational...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Sex Crime

    Sex offending and society, 3rd Edition

    By Terry Thomas

    This book offers a comprehensive and integrative introduction to sex crime, written by an expert in the field. Thomas explores the nature and extent of sex crime, as well as the policies and legislative actions taken to combat it, both in terms of criminal justice and public protection. The third...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Intellectual Disability and Social Theory

    Philosophical Debates on Being Human

    By Chrissie Rogers

    Series: Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

    Intellectual disability is often overlooked within mainstream disability studies and theories developed about disability and physical impairment may not always be appropriate when thinking about intellectual (or learning) disability. This pioneering book discusses issue based everyday life, such...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Developing and Sustaining Children’s Centres

    Learning from the stories of the Pen Green Centre for Children and Families

    By Margy Whalley

    Series: Pen Green Books for Early Years Educators

    With the vast recent expansion of Children Centres, many practitioners and policy makers in the Early Years field are fascinated by the growth and success of the Pen Green centre which opened in 1983 and has gone on to be a Centre of Excellence for early years care and education locally, nationally...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Living with Mental Disorder

    Insights from Qualitative Research

    By Jacqueline Corcoran

    Series: Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

    This evidence-based text puts a human face on mental disorders, illuminating the lived experience of people with mental health difficulties and their caregivers. Providing comprehensive reviews of the qualitative research on each topic discussed, it offers insights into the perceived causes and...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Learning Through Observation in Social Work

    A Bio-Psychosocial and Developmental Perspective

    By Claudia Megele

    Observation has long been recognised as an important and valuable component of social work teaching and learning and is an essential part of social work training programmes. Learning Through Observation in Social Work develops the reader’s understanding and appreciation of observation, its...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Teacher Management in China

    The Transformation of Educational Systems

    By Eva Huang, John Benson, Ying Zhu

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Education has long been highly valued in China, and continues to be highly valued, both by the state, which appreciates the value of education for maintaining China's economic rise, and by parents, who, affected by the One Child Policy, devote a large proportion of their incomes to their one...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Depression in New Mothers

    Causes, Consequences, and Treatment Alternatives, 2nd Edition

    Depression is the number one cause of maternal death in developed countries and results in adverse health outcomes for both mother and child. It is vital, therefore, that health professionals are ready and able to help those women that suffer from perinatal and postpartum depression (PPD). This...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge