Books published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers

$45.95

Social Perspectives in Mental Health

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | September 20, 2017 | 240 pages
Professor:  Prof. Wendy Stewart
Course Codes:  SOWK 5302
Semester:  Fall-2017
This comprehensive volume offers a whole new practice framework that helps to make sense of people's mental distress and recovery in relation to their social experience. The book presents a wide range of the social and political dimensions of mental health and distress.  More Info
$24.95

Who Are You?

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | December 21, 2016 | 40 pages
This book introduces children to gender as a spectrum and shows how people can bend and break the gender binary and stereotypes. It includes an interactive wheel, clearly showing the difference between our body, expression and identity, and is an effective tool to help children 3+ understand and... More Info
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Can I Tell You about Gender Diversity?

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | December 21, 2016 | 64 pages
Kit, a 12 year old who identifies as a boy, explains all about gender variance, the experience of medical transition and how his family, friends and school can support him. This illustrated introduction to gender diversity will be a helpful guide and discussion starter for children 11+, as well as... More Info
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Trans Voices

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | January 19, 2017 | 232 pages
Personal, first-hand accounts from transgender and non-binary individuals and the diverse experiences and challenges they face before, during and after transition. This comprehensive introduction to trans issues details the social, physical and emotional struggles involved in becoming who you are.  More Info
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Muslim Identity in a Turbulent Age

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | January 19, 2017 | 272 pages
Engaging with the 2004 Amman message, which sought to clarify Islam's true peaceful nature, this book debates what it means to be Muslim in Europe today. Shining a light on Islam's religious, political and cultural tenets, and its portrayal in the media, this book explores the role Islam can play... More Info

Highly Sensitive People in an Insensitive World

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | June 21, 2016 | 160 pages
What does it mean to be a highly sensitive person? How is it different from introversion, or shyness? And what unique advantages does high sensitivity have to offer? Ilse Sand answers all these questions and encourages other highly sensitive people to ride out the lows and embrace the creativity... More Info

The Ethic of Traditional Communities and the Spirit of Healing Justice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | February 27, 2009 | 288 pages
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Nurturing Adoptions

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | January 15, 2012 | 512 pages
Adopted children who have suffered trauma and neglect have structural brain change, as well as specific developmental and emotional needs. They need particular care to build attachment and overcome trauma. This book provides professionals with the knowledge and advice they need to help adoptive... More Info

Attaching in Adoption

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | January 15, 2012 | 400 pages
Attaching in Adoption is a comprehensive guide for prospective and actual adoptive parents on how to understand and care for their adopted child and promote healthy attachment. This classic text provides practical parenting strategies designed to enhance children's happiness and emotional health.... More Info

Starving the Anger Gremlin

Jessica Kingsley Publishers | February 15, 2012 | 80 pages
Filled with proven activities based on cognitive behavioral therapy principles, this imaginative and entertaining workbook teaches young people how to control and work through their anger by helping them to understand why they get angry and how their anger effects themselves and others. Original.  More Info