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  • Learning from Resilient People: Lessons We Can Apply to Counseling and Psychotherapy

    Learning from Resilient People: Lessons We Can Apply to Counseling and Psychotherapy

    by Morley Glicken

    This comprehensive core textbook analyses how resilient people navigate the troubled waters of life’s traumas and identifies how learning about resilience may help cultivate this quality in other, less resilient, people. Author Morley D. Glicken explains the inner self-healing processes of resilient people and helps individuals training in the helping professions to learn to use these processes in working with their clients. *Key Features*: Presents Current Research on Resilience: The most current data is provided on a variety of common physical, social, and emotional problems experienced by people and the way...

  • Mastering Whole Family Assessment in Social Work: Balancing the Needs of Children, Adults and Their Families

    Mastering Whole Family Assessment in Social Work: Balancing the Needs of Children, Adults and Their Families

    by Fiona Mainstone

    *Publish Date*: January 2014 How do you keep the whole family in mind when carrying out social work assessment? How do you balance the needs of adults and children? How do you ensure that children's welfare and safety are everyone's priority when families face complex difficulties? Mastering Whole Family Assessment in Social Work brings together what social workers in adult and children services need to know about assessment across both services. With tools and frameworks that make sense of the interface between adult life difficulties, family problems, parenting capacity and children's...

  • The Developing Mind: How Relationships and The Brain Interact To Shape Who We Are

    The Developing Mind: How Relationships and The Brain Interact To Shape Who We Are

    by Daniel J. Siegel

    Presenting pioneering research on early relationships and the developing brain, this bestselling book put the field of interpersonal neurobiology on the map for many tens of thousands of clinicians, researchers, and students. Daniel J. Siegel traces the interplay of human and neural connections in early childhood, examining the implications for attachment; mental processes, such as memory and emotion; and psychological well-being throughout life. Complex concepts are made accessible through lucid prose and clinical examples. Siegel highlights ways that understanding the emergence of the mind can help professionals promote healthy development and...

  • The Yellow Book of Games and Energizers: Playful Group Activities for Exploring Identity, Community, Emotions and More!

    The Yellow Book of Games and Energizers: Playful Group Activities for Exploring Identity, Community, Emotions and More!

    by Jayaraja and Erwin Tielemans

    People of all ages learn important life skills through playing games, and recognising this can be the key to enhancing their social, educational and personal development. Incorporating play into teaching and training not only makes learning fun, but it can also open minds to the value of cooperation, communication and reflection. The book is a collection of tried and tested games for use in workshops, youth groups and the classroom, covering everything from icebreakers and group forming ideas, to brainbending word games like "Napoleon Has Lost His Pipe" and hilarious...

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