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  1. Social Work with Children and Families

    Developing Advanced Practice

    By Penelope Welbourne

    Series: Post-qualifying Social Work

    There is an increasing emphasis on post-qualifying training for social workers, especially in the complex and demanding area of working with children and families. This essential textbook is especially designed for practitioners studying at this level. Accessible and thorough, the text focuses on a...

    Published April 11th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Treating Self-Destructive Behaviors in Trauma Survivors

    A Clinician’s Guide

    By Lisa Ferentz

    This is a book for clinicians who specialize in helping trauma survivors and, through the course of treatment, find themselves unexpectedly confronted with client disclosures of self-destructive behaviors, including self-mutilation and other manifestations of deliberately "hurting the body" such as...

    Published March 4th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Origins, Prevention and Treatment of Infant Crying and Sleeping Problems

    An Evidence-Based Guide for Healthcare Professionals and the Families They Support

    By Ian St James-Roberts

    Babies who cry a lot, or are unsettled in the night, are common sources of concern for parents and, consequently, costly problems for health services. In this book, Ian St James-Roberts summarises the evidence concerning infant crying and sleeping problems to provide a new evidence-based approach...

    Published February 21st 2012 by Routledge

  4. From Birth to Sixteen

    Children's Health, Social, Emotional and Linguistic Development

    By Helen Cowie

    From Birth to Sixteen outlines children’s physical, social, emotional, and language development from infancy through to adolescence. In both its practical application of research and its contribution to the assessment of child development, this text provides essential reading for those studying...

    Published February 1st 2012 by Routledge

  5. Handbook of Counseling Military Couples

    Edited by Bret A. Moore

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    The military imposes unique and often severe challenges to couples, which clinicians – particularly the growing numbers of civilian clinicians who see military couples – often struggle to address. These problems are only compounded by misunderstandings and misconceptions about what it means to be...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Child Welfare Practice with Immigrant Children and Families

    Edited by Alan Dettlaff, Rowena Fong

    Children in immigrant families represent nearly one-fourth of all children living in the United States. As this population of children has increased, so has their representation among children involved in child welfare and related systems. Once immigrant families come to the attention of these...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Family Assessment

    Contemporary and Cutting-Edge Strategies, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Len Sperry

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    In an era that demands ever-increasing levels of accountability and documentation, Family Assessment is a vital tool for clinicians. It covers more than one hundred assessment methods – both the most widely used strategies as well as those that are more specialized and issue-specific. Techniques...

    Published November 21st 2011 by Routledge

  8. Family Support and Family Caregiving across Disabilities

    Edited by George H.S. Singer, David E. Biegel, Patricia Conway

    Family members provide the majority of care for individuals with disabilities in the United States. Recognition is growing that family caregiving deserves and may require societal support, and evidence-based practices have been established for reducing stress associated with caregiving. Despite the...

    Published August 21st 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Evidence-based Parenting Practitioner’s Handbook

    By Kirsten Asmussen

    The Evidence-based Parenting Practitioner’s Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the knowledge necessary to effectively deliver evidence-based parenting interventions within community and health settings. Using clear examples of how this knowledge can inform frontline work with parents,...

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Researching Young Children's Perspectives

    Debating the ethics and dilemmas of educational research with children

    Edited by Deborah Harcourt, Bob Perry, Tim Waller

    What ethical dilemmas face researchers who work with young children? Researching Young Children’s Perspectives critically examines the challenges and complexities of rights based, participatory research with children. Rather than approaching these dilemmas as problematic issues, this book positions...

    Published March 3rd 2011 by Routledge