This book explores the interplay between factors impacting English language learners and considers implications for assessment.
To explain and understand the patterns that attachment play in psychiatric and social problems a body of knowledge has sprung up which owes much to the pioneering work of the late John Bowlby. This book draws together recent theoretical contributions, research findings and clinical data from psychiatrists, psychologists, sociologists and ethologists from Britain, America and Europe.
Designed and presented by Dr. Michele Dunleavy (MIC), this online course will provide Principals, Mainstream, Learning Support and Resource Teachers with the necessary knowledge and understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to feel confident in including a child within a mainstream school.
Braver than you Believe is a timely and practical resource for parents on how to equip children with skills and strategies to help them to flourish and thrive in life, despite the inevitable challenges, difficulties and obstacles that will come their way. In doing so, parents can lay the groundwork for children to reach their full potential and to blossom into happy, fulfilled adults.
This title includes 40 photographic cards to introduce, remind and inform about people, places and events of the 1950s and 60s.
– A Calming Colouring and Drawing Book
The charming images and guided activities in this book, narrated by a friendly Worry Worm, will open up new areas for discussion in a fun format and enable young people to talk about their worries and fears.
This edition provides a jargon-free and practical explanation of a theory and method of counselling which can be used in any therapeutic relationship.
150 ideas for drama in one practical manual makes this a veritable treasure trove which will inspire everyone to run drama sessions creatively, enjoyably and effectively.
This is is an inspirational manual that offers users effective ways of entering the field of music groupwork with adults of all ages and abilities.
This hands-on manual offers a clear introduction to play and drama work for professionals working with adults at risk.
This is a heart-rending tale of parent and sibling relationships within a contemporary blended family.
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Offering research-driven, practical strategies and lesson plans, Emotional Literacy is an essential resource book for educators and health professionals looking to have a positive impact on the mental health and wellbeing of the children in their care; both now and in the future.
This accessible book expertly guides you through the conflicting perspectives on well-being found in the educational world.
Graphic Lives is a series of highly engaging graphic novels for young people who may need counselling and psychotherapy. Each book introduces the difficulties faced by a teenage character and follows them as they travel on their therapeutic journey with a skilled and creative therapist.
Aimed at professionals working with groups that are developing social skills and exploring relationships, this photocopiable handbook is a vital collection of workshops covering specific themes.
This book is a comprehensive collection of 140 games and activities to foster personal development, improve social communication skills and strengthen group dynamics.
This book offers a variety of games and activities to control and reduce aggression. It encourages the participants to express their anger in a controlled environment so that they may recognise the triggers of anger and aggression and learn how to control it.
– An Integrated Approach
This is the first of three books promoting a multidisciplinary approach to working with children on the autism spectrum.
– An Integrated Approach
This book includes a short, easy-to-read theoretical background to ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder). The book focusses on the underlying impairments and their impact on sensory processing, motor development, play, language and communication skills, social skills, emotional development and behaviour for the relevant age group.
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This gentle story shows how small acts of kindness can help children feel included and allow them to flourish.
Let’s Talk: Resilience are cards to improve communication and confidence. To understand more about resilience, these cards help to develop resilience skills and look at how to use different strategies to be resilient in difficult situations.
Oh Yes I Can! is designed to give young adults a solid foundation to cope effectively when dealing with formal situations such as interviews and delivering presentations.
The ground-breaking book that explains Sensory Processing Difference (SPD) and presents a drug-free approach that offers hope for parents – now revised and updated (2022 edition).