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  • Counseling Widowers

    Counseling Widowers

    by Jason Troyer

    *No refund on this item: Was: $64.99* *Reduced by 20% - Now $51.99* Working with widowers can be one of the most challenging parts of a therapist’s career. Despite the need for better research and professional guidance, therapists have often been left alone to confront a group struggling with high rates of suicide, mortality, physical health problems, and depression. Counseling Widowers builds from the latest developments in grief research and men’s studies to bridge the gap between counseling practice and the needs of bereaved men. In these pages, therapists will...

  • Critical Issues in Child Welfare (Hardback book)

    Critical Issues in Child Welfare (Hardback book)

    by Joan Shireman

    *No refund on this item: Was: $141.00* *Reduced by 40% - Now $84.60* What role can and should social work play in child welfare services? Responding to what many consider a crisis in the child welfare system, Critical Issues in Child Welfare is a comprehensive overview of the policies, programs, and practices that define the field, with an emphasis on the role of social work. Joan Shireman looks at the community context of child welfare, noting changes over time, and the role of social work in the development of...

  • Crow Call

    Crow Call

    by Loeis Lowry

    *No refund on this item: Was: $28.99* *Reduced by 20% - now $23.15* Two-time Newbery medalist Lois Lowry has crafted a beautiful picture book about the power of longing and the importance of reconnection between a girl and her father in post-WWII America. This is the story of young Liz, her father, and their strained relationship. Dad has been away at WWII for longer than she can remember, and they begin their journey of reconnection through a hunting shirt, cherry pie, tender conversation, and the crow call. This allegorical story shows...

  • Dying to be Men: Psychosocial, Environmental, and Biobehavioral Directions in Promoting the Health of Men and Boys

    Dying to be Men: Psychosocial, Environmental, and Biobehavioral Directions in Promoting the Health of Men and Boys

    by Dr. Will Courtenay

    *Hurry only 2 left in stock!* *No refund on this item: Was: $79.99* *Reduced by 20% - now $63.99*  Masculinity has a powerful effect on the health of men and boys. Indeed, many of the behaviours they use to "be men" actually increase their risk of disease, injury, and death. In this book, Dr. Will Courtenay, an internationally recognized expert on men’s health, provides a foundation for understanding this troubling reality. With a comprehensive review of data and literature, he identifies specific gender differences in the health-related attitudes, beliefs, and behaviours...

  • Eliminating Bullying

    Eliminating Bullying

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item: Was: $36.35* *Reduced by 20% - Now $29.30* Eliminating Bullying offers ten guided lesson plans that will help you encourage victims to stand up for themselves, bystanders get involved, and bullies to STOP. These lessons contain inspiring animal stories motivational activities reproducible worksheets and letters for parents. Topics include: Passive Aggressive & Assertive Behaviours Ways to Care for Others Three Steps to Thinking before Acting Joking Versus Bullying Three Options to Stop Bullying Self-Control of Hands Four Steps to Handle Teasing Sharing Versus Greed...

  • Empowering Children of Incarcerated Parents

    Empowering Children of Incarcerated Parents

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item: Was: $28.30* *Reduced by 20% - Now $22.65* This book is for counsellors, social workers, psychologists and teachers who work with children ages 7-12 who have a parent who is in jail or prison. It is designed so that work can be done individually or in small groups. Each chapter includes a brief literature review suggestions for additional supports discussion questions fictional letters between a boy and his incarcerated father activities and reproducible worksheets. Topics include Understanding What Happened Building a Support System Dealing...

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