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  • Appreciative Management and Leadership: The Power of Positive Thought and Action in Organisations

    Appreciative Management and Leadership: The Power of Positive Thought and Action in Organisations

    by S. Srivastva & David L. Cooper

    *No refund on this item - Was $96.00* *Reduced by 20% - NOW $80.00*  Co-authored by David Cooperrider who has written extensively on Appreciative Inquiry. Organizations in the twenty-first century will look very different from those we know today. Faced with an environment of unpredictable demands and a workforce of great cultural and ethnic diversity, organizations will have to find new ways to engage their members in a spirit of common purpose. This book offers a new perspective on organisational management that will enable leaders of organisations to unlock an organisations...

  • Browser the Mouse and His Internet Adventure with audio CD

    Browser the Mouse and His Internet Adventure with audio CD

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item - Was $25.45* *Reduced by 50% - NOW $12.73* This full-colour adorably illustrated book tells the story of Browser the Mouse who makes the decision to try out the new family computer without waiting for his parents' help. His excitement turns to frustration confusion and fear as he finds himself lost in a world of chat rooms blogs and pop-up windows. After telling his parents everything they call a family meeting to discuss using technology safely. Designed to promote dialogue and provide practical safety skills...

  • Counseling Widowers

    Counseling Widowers

    by Jason Troyer

    *No refund on this item - Was $70.99* *Reduced by 35% - NOW $46.15* 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...

  • Critical Issues in Child Welfare (Hardback book)

    Critical Issues in Child Welfare (Hardback book)

    by Joan Shireman

    *No refund on this item - Was $140.95* *Reduced by 50% - NOW $70.47* 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...

  • Dignity for All: Safeguarding LGBT Students

    Dignity for All: Safeguarding LGBT Students

    by Peter DeWitt

    *No refund on this item - Was: $55.99* *Reduced by 35% - NOW $36.40* This book provides a comprehensive treatment of the topic of safeguarding sexually diverse students. The author explains why this group of students has been marginalized, the need for safeguards, and whyAthis group is at high risk of dropping out of school. This text also describes the history behind the stereotypes of the GLBT community and how harmful they can be for this student population. Included is practical information that administrators and staff can use in their...

  • Empowering Children of Incarcerated Parents

    Empowering Children of Incarcerated Parents

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item - Was $28.30* *Reduced by 20% - NOW $14.15* 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...

  • Evidence of Absence: A Guide to Cognitive Assessment in Australia

    Evidence of Absence: A Guide to Cognitive Assessment in Australia

    by Dr Simon Crowe

    *No refund on this item: Was: $56.95* *Reduced by 15% - Now $48.40* This book offers Australian mental health clinicians for the first time a locally written guide to the clinical interpretation of cognitive assessments using the Wechsler scales, including the WAIS-IV, the WMS-IV and the Advanced Clinical Solutions for WAIS-IV and WMS-IV. Using Australian case material, the reader is provided with empirical and interpretative analysis based upon the varying State legal requirements, the range of sociocultural uses to which intellectual assessment is put, and consideration of appropriate norms. The reader...

  • Forget Me Not: Reflections and yearnings from behind bars

    Forget Me Not: Reflections and yearnings from behind bars

    by Klemens Nodewald

    *Only 1 left at this price* *No refund on this item: Was: $19.95* *Reduced by 25% - now $14.95* In 1991, Father Nodewald, chaplain of a maximum security prison in Germany, issued an open invitation to anyone who would like to join a Bible study group. Some came to study the Bible, some came for the warmth of human contact, and some came simply as an excuse to be out of their cell for a while. A warm cohesive group of men established mutual understanding and trust, friendships such as...

  • Gestalt Therapy: Therapy of the Situation

    Gestalt Therapy: Therapy of the Situation

    by George Wollants

    *No refund on this item - Was $68.00* *Reduced by 20% - Now $54.40* This seminal textbook on Gestalt therapy refreshes the theory of Gestalt therapy revisiting its European roots. Taking the basic premise that people do the best they can in relation to their own situation - a thoroughly Gestalt idea Leading European therapist Georges Wollants explains Gestalt theory and provides a useful critique of commonly taught concepts. Each section approaches a key area of psychotherapy theory in context, while chapter summaries, illustrations and worked-through case examples help to make...

  • Got Grit?

    Got Grit?

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item -  Was $18.35* *Reduced by 50% - NOW $9.18* Counsellors, parents and teachers will find this book to be one of the most unique thought-provoking practical and somewhat unconventional guides they've ever picked up. It is based on recent research that tells us that a person's grit (hard work, determination, perseverance) combined with good soft (social) skills are better predictors of future success than IQ grade point averages and standardised test scores. Although the book focuses on several serious topics it is filled with humour...

  • Guidance Activities at Your Fingertips

    Guidance Activities at Your Fingertips

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item - Was $35.40* *Reduced by 50% - NOW $17.70* This unique book includes 63 dynamic, fun activities to help children learn and practice good character, study skills, career exploration and relationship skills. In one book a counsellor or guidance teacher has a lesson for each grade level on each of nine important developmental topics and a classroom curriculum for the year. Another unique feature is that each lesson is accompanied with hand signs to teach the children. These signs are adapted from universal sign language...

  • Halle and Tiger with Their Bucketfilling Family

    Halle and Tiger with Their Bucketfilling Family

    by Peggy Johncox

    *No refund on this item - Was $18.95* *Reduced by 15% - Now $16.10*  When Tiger comes to live with Halle, Halle must teach the new cat about bucket filling. Halle has her job cut out for her; she has to teach the new cat, Tiger, all about bucket filling. But Tiger keeps making mistakes: sleeping in Halle’s bed, jumping up on the counter and swiping something that doesn’t belong to him. With the help and understanding of the whole family, will Halle be able to teach Tiger about...

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