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Protecting Young Children: A Guide to Recognising and Responding to Child Abuse

By Edwards, Helen

The National Early Years Network, 2002 72 pages. Book is in very good condition - pages clean, neat and tightly bound, spine clean and uncreased. Only damage is some light scuffing/scratching and small stains to cover, and very slight bumping to book edges. A practical guide for practitioners for safeguarding children against abuse. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$16.39

Domestic Violence: A Multi-Professional Approach for Healthcare Practitioners
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Domestic Violence: A Multi-Professional Approach for Healthcare Practitioners

By Kelling, June and Mason, Tom

Open University Press, 2008 267 pages. Cover has some light scuffing and light scratches. Some light marking to spine, and bottom is slightly bumped. Previous bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages have some light marking to edges. Bottom corner of pages and cover is a little creased. Book otherwise in excellent condition - pages all neat and tightly bound. A multi-agency approach to domestic violence, and looks at the commonalities for survivors of domestic abuse - and how health care professionals can work towards positive outcomes. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$13.54

Physical Punishment in Childhood: The Rights of the Child
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Physical Punishment in Childhood: The Rights of the Child

By Saunders, Bernadette J. And Goddard, Chris

John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. , 2010 274 pages. Cover has some very light indentation - mainly only visible when held up to the light. Spine is undamaged. Corners of pages and cover are slightly bumped and marked. There are a couple of small scratch marks to the page edges. Bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages otherwise undamaged - clean, neat and tightly bound. Explores the boundary between normalized physical punishment and illegal or unacceptable abuse. Would be useful for child protection workers, legal representatives, police officers, family court counsellors and psychologists. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$35.63

Pregnant Women, Violent Men: What Midwives Need to Know
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Pregnant Women, Violent Men: What Midwives Need to Know

By Hunt, Sheila C. and Martin, Ann M.

Butterworth-Heinemann, 2001 204 pages. Book cover is scuffed and has some light scratches and very light staining. Spine has one reading crease, is slightly faded, and bumped at top and bottom. Book cover edges are slightly bumped. Page edges have a couple of small marks. Pages otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. The book provides case studies and scenarios to help explore causes of violence, and its effect on pregnancy and childbirth. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

Empowering Children Through Art and Expression
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Empowering Children Through Art and Expression

By St Thomas, Bruce; Johnson, Paul

London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2007 175 pages Culturally sensitive ways of healing trauma and grief. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.67

Fleeing the House of Horrors
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Fleeing the House of Horrors

By Sev'er, Aysan

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2002 249 pages very slight bend to top corner, and very slight pen mark to bottom corner of back cover. In-depth interviews with 39 women. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. As New/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.67

Family Solutions in Family Practice

By Eia Asen, Dr. K. And Tomson, Dr. Peter

Quay Publishing, 1992 124 pages. With black and white illustrations by Bernard Canavan. Book in very good condition - only damage is some very light scuffing scratching to cover (but mainly only visible when held up to light) and some slight bumping to book edges and corners. Previous owner's name written in ink on first page. Pages neat and tightly bound. Spine slightly bumped at top and bottom, but uncreased. A 'practical guide for general practitioners and other primary care workers on how to improve their management of problem patients, problem families and problem situations.'. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Canavan, Bernard.

$14.25

Child Custody and Domestic Violence
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Child Custody and Domestic Violence

By Jaffe, Peter; Lemon, Nancy; Poisson, Samantha

California: Sage Publications, 2003 Almost as new - very slight damage to bottom right corner, and small pen mark on front cover. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$42.76

Children and Young People Who Sexually Abuse Others: Current Developments and Practice Responses
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Children and Young People Who Sexually Abuse Others: Current Developments and Practice Responses

By Erooga, Marcus and Masson, Helen (Editors)

Routledge, 2006 304 pages. Cover has some light scuffing and light marking. Corners of cover and pages are very slightly bumped, and corners and edges of pages are a little marked. Bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages otherwise clean - and all tightly bound. Spine slightly bumped at top and bottom, but otherwise undamaged. Provides 'a detaied and coherent account and analysis of the current state of research, policy and practice in relation to this service user group.' Please note - as this is quite a large book, postage costs may be more than originally quoted on Abe - please contact us if you would like more information. . Second Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No.

$28.49

Feeling Like Crap: Young People and the Meaning of Self-Esteem
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Feeling Like Crap: Young People and the Meaning of Self-Esteem

By Luxmoore, Nick

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2008 160 pages. Book in excellent condition - pages all clean, neat and tightly bound, spine uncreased. Only damage is some very light scratching/scuffing to cover, (but mainly only visible when held up to the light) - and some very slight bumping to book corners. Explores case studies of young people and how they develop self esteem - suitable for counsellors, teachers and youth workers.. Mass Market Paperback. Fine/No Jacket.

$19.95

Clients with Complex Needs: Interprofessional Practice
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Clients with Complex Needs: Interprofessional Practice

By Keene, Jan

Blackwell Publishers, 2001 216 pages. Book in excellent condition - pages all clean, neat and tightly bound, spine uncreased. Only damage is some light scratching/scuffing to cover, (but mainly only visible when held up to the light) - and some slight bumping to book corners. Provides a practical guide for professionals who are developing new models of assessment and care for shared client groups.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$16.39

Mental Handicap and Sexuality: Issues and Perspectives
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Mental Handicap and Sexuality: Issues and Perspectives

By Craft, Ann

DJ Costello Publishers, 1987 267 pages. Cover has some light scuffing and scratching. Ex-library/reference copy: 'Reference only' label stuck to front cover, and organisation's name and address label stuck to front cover. Library reference label stuck to spine, and remnants of an old label also stuck to spine and partially torn off. Spine has one large crease and is slightly bumped at top and bottom. Organisation's name and address stamped in ink on first page, and previous owner's reference number and price written in pencil on first page. Pages worn at edges and a little marked at edges, but otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. A good reading copy. Eleven essays which discuss and explore theories in the field of sexuality and mental handicap. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.

$19.94

Betrayal of Trust: Sexual Abuse By Men Who Work with Children... In Their Own Words

By Colton, Matthew and Vanstone, Maurice

Free Association Books, 1996 191 pages. Book is in very good condition - pages clean and tightly bound, spine a little bumped at top and bottom, but uncreased. Only damage is some slight scuffing and fading to cover, and slight bumping to page corners and edges. Previous bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page, then rubbed out - slight mark remains. A collection of in-depth interviews with men who have sexually abused children in their care - and an examination of their backgrounds and experiences of prison-based treatment programs. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$16.39

From Periphery to Centre: Domestic Violence in Work with Abused Children

By Hester, Marianne and Pearson, Chris

Policy Press, 1998 51 pages. Book in very good condition - pages neat and tightly bound, and spine uncreased. Only damage is some light marking and scuffing and scratching to cover, and slight bumping to page edges and corners. A report on the interconnected nature of child abuse and domestic violence - drawn from the experiences of an NSPCC team. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.24