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  • Celebrating You...Celebrating Me!

    Celebrating You...Celebrating Me!

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item: Was: $28.30* *Reduced by 20% - Now $22.60* Immigrating and cultural diversity are central to the characteristics of the American experience. The United States accepts immigrants from more places around the world than any other nation. During the past century, the mix of people in the United States has become more varied which has impacted American classrooms. There is growing body of evidence that links multicultural education to improved academic performance and many states have adopted general goals, recognising the value of ethnic and cultural diversity. Each...

  • Counseling Adolescents Competently

    Counseling Adolescents Competently

    by Lee Underwood / Frances Dailey

    *No refund on this item - Was $120.00* *Reduced by 20% - Now $96.00* Adolescents present a unique challenge for counselors across mental health professions as they constitute a unique group with a unique set of issues that is unlike children or adults. Adolescence is a time of increased resistance to authority, identity development, biological and cognitive development and vulnerability. Counselors across the country are encountering a significant increase in the number of adolescents who are involved in gangs, alienated from school, described as emotionally unstable and disproportionately rageful, and reside...

  • Counseling Widowers

    Counseling Widowers

    by Jason Troyer

    *No refund on this item: Was: $64.99* *Reduced by 20% - Now $51.99* *Routledge series on counselling and Psychotherapy with Boys and Men* 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...

  • 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...

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