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  1. 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 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Residential Youth Care Worker in Action

    A Collaborative, Strengths-Based Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Bob Bertolino

    The second edition of The Residential Youth Care Worker in Action, like the first, is written for professionals who work with children and youth in out of home placements, be they social services workers, child welfare or family court workers, educators, or mental health professionals in general....

    Published July 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Perverse Psychology

    The pathologization of sexual violence and transgenderism

    By Jemma Tosh

    Series: Concepts for Critical Psychology

    Psychology defines people who take pleasure in the suffering of others as having a form of mental illness, while media representations frame such behaviour as ‘evil’. This is hotly contested territory, not least where sexual violence is concerned – violence which feminist voices argue is related to...

    Published July 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Communication Among Grandmothers, Mothers, and Adult Daughters

    A Qualitative Study of Maternal Relationships

    By Michelle A. Miller-Day

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This volume examines communication processes within the grandmother-mother-daughter relationship, emphasizing an intergenerational perspective. Using observations of and extensive interviews with six sets of middle-income, Caucasian female family members, this book offers a heuristic account of...

    Published July 21st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Psychoanalytic Approaches to Myth

    By Daniel Merkur

    Series: Theorists of Myth

    This book surveys the history of psychoanalytic treatments of myths variously as symptoms of psychopathology, as cultural defense mechanisms, and as metaphoric expressions of ideas that may include therapeutic insights....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Core Approaches in Counselling and Psychotherapy

    By Fay Short, Phil Thomas

    Core Approaches in Counselling and Psychotherapy is a comprehensive guide to the four main psychological approaches (Humanistic, Psychodynamic, Behavioural and Cognitive) and introduces several of the most common therapies used today. This textbook contains sufficient coverage to explain all of the...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. HIV/AIDS Prevention

    Current Issues in Community Practice

    Develop a positive working relationship between researchers and community groups focusing on HIV/AIDS prevention, and discover how to evaluate HIV/AIDS programs! An indispensable manual for everyone involved with HIV/AIDS research, prevention techniques, and the needs of individuals with HIV/AIDS,...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Not Trauma Alone

    Therapy for Child Abuse Survivors in Family and Social Context

    By Steven Gold

    Series: Series in Trauma and Loss

    How is an individual to lead a comfortable, productive existence when he or she was never taught the skills necessary for effective living? Adult survivors of child abuse often face this dilemma. Instead of being nurtured as children and taught life-skills by their caregivers, child abuse survivors...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Defiance in the Family

    Finding Hope in Therapy

    By David V. Keith, Gary M. Connell, Linda C. Connell

    Defiance in the Family follows the treatment of childhood and adolescent defiance through therapy, from intake to termination. The authors take a unique view of defiance as an expression of a child's worry for a family that is not working properly and as the child's means of protecting the inner...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge