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Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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 6th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Criminal Justice and Public Health

    Edited by Hayden Smith

    The criminal justice system now serves as the chief provider of health care services to a significant portion of society. This includes the provision of physical and mental health care for offender populations who require substantial health care resources. To date, little is known or understood...

    To Be Published July 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Addressing Loneliness

    Coping, Prevention and Clinical Interventions

    Edited by Ami Sha'ked, Ami Rokach

    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 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. 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

  6. Social Development in Social Work

    Practices and Principles

    By Richard Hugman

    Social work has always been concerned with the development of society as the basis for achieving the well-being of individuals, families and communities. Interest in this important aspect of social work is now seeing a resurgence, not only in the ‘developing countries’ of the global South, but also...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Studying for a Foundation Degree in Health

    Edited by Mary Northrop, Jayne Crow, Sarah Kraszewski

    Studying for a Foundation Degree in Health is designed to provide clear, relevant knowledge and to support appropriate skills development amongst students enrolled on foundation degree and equivalent level courses, in health and social care. Combining academic study skills, work-based learning...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Wellness Issues for Higher Education

    A Guide for Student Affairs and Higher Education Professionals

    Edited by David S. Anderson

    Wellness Issues for Higher Education is an essential resource that addresses a range of student wellness issues confronting professionals in college and university settings. Organized around five dimensions of Wellness—Emotional, Social, Intellectual, Physical, and Spiritual—this book...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Therapist's Notebook for Children and Adolescents

    Homework, Handouts, and Activities for Use in Psychotherapy, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Catherine Ford Sori, Lorna Hecker, Molli E. Bachenberg

    In The Therapist's Notebook for Children and Adolescents, 2nd ed, you'll find the most powerful tools available for aiding children with their feelings, incorporating play techniques into therapy, encouraging appropriate parental involvement in family sessions, and providing group therapy to...

    To Be Published August 4th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Relational Treatment of Trauma

    Stories of loss and hope

    By Toni Heineman

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Relational Treatment of Trauma: Stories of loss and hope is the culmination of over 35 years of psychotherapy with children and adults, many of whom have suffered the effects of physical, emotional, or sexual abuse. It addresses a gap in the literature on the treatment of trauma and chronic loss...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by Routledge