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The Problems of Philosophy

by Bertrand Russell Standard Ebooks (July 17, 2019)

The Problems of Philosophy, published in 1912, is an introductory book for a beginner in philosophical studies. In this book, the author attempts to provoke a discussion by posing different problems.

The book...


Happy Fat: Taking Up Space in a World That Wants to Shrink You

by Sofie Hagen Fourth Estate (May 28, 2019)

‘You need this book. Your mom needs this book. Your best friend needs this book. Everyone needs a dose of Happy Fat!’ Julie Murphy

‘I am a fat person and I love my body. I feel lucky to be able to say...


Get the Life You Want!: 101 Ways to Use Your Social IQ

by Dr. Kristina Downing-Orr Thorsons (May 30, 2019)

We’ve all heard of emotional intelligence – now find out about how to use your social IQ to make friends, influence people and succeed in life.

Originally published in 2000, this ebook is aimed at young,...


Using Film and Media in the Language Classroom

by Dr. Carmen Herrero & Isabelle Vanderschelden Multilingual Matters (July 02, 2019)

This book demonstrates the positive impact of using film and audiovisual material in the language classroom. The chapters are evidence-based and address different levels and contexts of learning around the world....


Grammatical Profiles

by Dr. Martin J. Ball, Paul Fletcher & David Crystal Multilingual Matters (July 02, 2019)

This book brings together 12 previously unpublished language profiles based on the original Language Assessment, Remediation and Screening Procedure (LARSP). The languages featured are: Bangla, Croatian, Colombian...


Profiling Learner Language as a Dynamic System

by Dr. ZhaoHong Han Multilingual Matters (July 02, 2019)

This volume sheds empirical light on Complex Dynamic Systems Theory (CDST) by providing five sets of analyses of two longitudinal, interactional datasets, involving two dyads exchanging emails over one academic...


Contemporary Case Studies in School Counseling

by Marguerite Ohrtman & Erika Heltner Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 17, 2019)

Contemporary Case Studies in School Counseling is not a guide to school counseling but rather a conversation starter on the challenges that school counselors face on a daily basis. From cyber- sexting to unmotivated...


FLEX: The Modern Woman’s Handbook

by Annie Auerbach HQ (April 18, 2019)

‘A beguiling exploration of how flexibility can contribute to creativity, purpose and happiness.’ Justine Roberts, founder of Mumsnet

‘Straight-talking self-help… Inspiring words, practical help and...


Surrounded by Idiots

by Thomas Erikson St. Martin's Publishing Group (July 30, 2019)

A runaway bestseller in Sweden that has sold more than a million copies worldwide, Surrounded by Idiots shares a simple, revolutionary method of understanding the people around you that will change how you interact...


CBT Express

by Marisa Keller, Jessica M. McClure, Micaela A. Thordarson & Robert D. Friedberg et al. The Guilford Press (July 16, 2019)

Offering vital tools for working with 4- to 18-year-olds in a wide range of settings, this book presents engaging cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) activities that can be implemented rapidly and flexibly. Concise...


Treating Addiction, Second Edition

by William R. Miller, Alyssa A. Forcehimes & Allen Zweben The Guilford Press (July 16, 2019)

This widely respected text and practitioner guide, now revised and expanded, provides a roadmap for effective clinical practice with clients with substance use disorders. Specialists and nonspecialists alike...


Real stories of dealing with Depression

by Amrita Tripathi S&S India (June 25, 2019)

Depression in urban India is something we are learning to talk about. But are we really having the conversations we need to? How will we defeat the stigma associated with mental illness in India without being...


Rhetoric and Settler Inertia

by Patrick Bélanger Lexington Books (May 23, 2019)

Rhetoric and Settler Inertia: Strategies of Canadian Decolonization explores how communication might accelerate decolonial actions in Canada. Tracing a middle path between essential Indigenous-focused calls...


Signs of Reincarnation

by James G. Matlock & Jeffrey Mishlove Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 15, 2019)

Signs of Reincarnation provides the first comprehensive look at the belief in reincarnation and the evidence for past lives from historical records, anthropological studies, and contemporary research. Matlock...


Essentials of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

by Barbara A. Wilson & Shai Betteridge The Guilford Press (July 29, 2019)

For people with disabilities caused by nonprogressive brain injury, challenges in everyday living can be multifaceted and overwhelming. This book presents key principles of holistic neuropsychological rehabilitation,...


Beyond Autism

by Helena Hjalmarsson Skyhorse (June 11, 2019)

A Passionate Memoir about Life with a Teenage Daughter with Severe Autism, Following the Progress of Acclaimed Book, Finding Lina.

Like her passionate first book, Finding Lina, about her daughter with severe...


Depression Hates a Moving Target

by Nita Sweeney Mango (May 15, 2019)

Depression Hates a Moving Target: How Running with My Dog Brought Me Back from the Brink, recounts Nita Sweeney's transformation from a 49-year-old, chronically depressed, sometimes manic central Ohio woman...


Milan Kundera's Fiction

by Karen von Kunes Lexington Books (May 20, 2019)

Milan Kundera is one of the few Czech writers with worldwide readership. Often set within a political context, his novels have appealed to readers for their clarity and originality, intellectual flair, philosophical...


Out of Our Minds

by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto University of California Press (June 06, 2019)

To imagine—to see what is not there—is the startling ability that has fueled human development and innovation through the centuries. As a species we stand alone in our remarkable capacity to refashion the...


Heart, Sass & Soul

by Greta Solomon Mango (April 15, 2019)

Heart, Soul & Sass is a self-help book about using the practice of writing to create a fulfilling life. One that is rich, and full, and truly expresses who you are. It’s not about writing because you want...


Language and Literacy Development, Second Edition

by James P. Byrnes & Barbara A. Wasik The Guilford Press (July 09, 2019)

This established text--now revised and updated--reveals how spoken language skills are acquired and how they affect children’s later reading and writing achievement. With a unique focus on the needs of educators,...


Quasi-Experimentation

by Charles S. Reichardt The Guilford Press (July 29, 2019)

Featuring engaging examples from diverse disciplines, this book explains how to use modern approaches to quasi-experimentation to derive credible estimates of treatment effects under the demanding constraints...


Embracing Life After Loss

by Allen Klein & Dr. Gloria Horsley Mango (February 14, 2019)

Learn to Laugh When You Feel Like Crying

Readers of When Breath Becomes AirPresent Over Perfect and Feeling Good will be inspired and encouraged by Embracing Life after Loss.

Work through the depression...


Self-Compassion for Parents

by Susan M. Pollak & Christopher Germer The Guilford Press (August 15, 2019)

"I yelled at the kids again--and feel so ashamed." "I barely have time to shower, let alone exercise; no wonder I’m so out of shape." "I'm just not the dad I hoped I would be." Parenting is hard. That's why...


The Mindful School

by Patricia A. Jennings The Guilford Press (June 11, 2019)

Demonstrating the benefits of mindfulness for both educators and students in PreK–12, this book presents flexible models for implementing and sustaining schoolwide initiatives. Compelling case studies show...


Undressing

by James O'Neill Short Books (May 02, 2019)

When therapist-in-training, James O’Neill, starts his placement at a therapy centre in West London, his first referral is Abraham, a silent and frightened young man in a tightly zipped, hooded anorak. After...


DBT® Teams

by Jennifer H. R. Sayrs & Marsha M. Linehan The Guilford Press (June 18, 2019)

The treatment team is an essential component of dialectical behavior therapy (DBT). This much-needed resource from Jennifer H. R. Sayrs and DBT originator Marsha M. Linehan explains how DBT teams work, ways...


Principles of Effective Parenting

by Joan E. Grusec The Guilford Press (June 07, 2019)

Grounded in pioneering research, this authoritative text examines the parenting strategies that help children and adolescents develop into productive, happy members of society. Joan Grusec gives students and...


Communication and Discourse Theory

by Leen Van Brussel, Nico Carpentier & Benjamin de Cleen Intellect (February 12, 2019)

This volume gathers the work of the Brussels group of critical media and communication scholars that deploy discourse theory as theoretical backbone and analytical research perspective. The book seeks to show...


Bird Therapy

by Joe Harkness Unbound (June 13, 2019)

'I can't remember the last book I read that I could say with absolute assurance would save lives. But this one will' Chris Packham

When Joe Harkness suffered a breakdown in 2013, he tried all the things his doctor...


Engaging Evil

by William C. Olsen & Thomas J. Csordas Berghahn Books (May 01, 2019)

Anthropologists have expressed wariness about the concept of evil even in discussions of morality and ethics, in part because the concept carries its own cultural baggage and theological implications in Euro-American...


This Bridge We Call Communication

by Robert Gutierrez-Perez, Leandra Hinojosa Hernández, Xamuel Bañales & Sara Baugh-Harris et al. Lexington Books (January 15, 2019)

This Bridge We Call Communication: Anzaldúan Approaches to Theory, Method, and Praxis explores contemporary communication research studies, performative writing, poetry, Latina/o studies, and gender studies...


Treating Adolescents with Substance Use Disorders

by Oscar G. Bukstein The Guilford Press (June 10, 2019)

From a leading addiction specialist, this highly practical book explores what works in treating adolescents. Oscar G. Bukstein answers the clinician's vital question: "What do I do now?" He describes best practices...


Re-Visioning Family Therapy, Third Edition

by Monica McGoldrick & Kenneth V. Hardy The Guilford Press (May 14, 2019)

A leading text for courses that go beyond the basics of family systems theory, intervention techniques, and diversity, this influential work has now been significantly revised with 65% new material. The volume...


Fear in Front of the Screen

by Maya Gotz, Dafna Lemish & Andrea Holler Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 17, 2019)

Experiencing fear in front of the screen is a common phenomenon in childhood, and a focus of public concern. Yet, research has encountered ethical and methodological challenges and has focused largely on the...


3D Printing in Medical Libraries

by Jennifer Herron Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 22, 2019)

Supporting tomorrow’s doctors involves preparing them for the technologies that will be available to them. 3D printing is one such technology that is becoming more abundant in health care settings and is similarly...


Health and Behavior

by H. Russell Searight Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 08, 2019)

Health and Behavior: A Multidisciplinary Approach recognizes that health is impacted by multiple systems–ranging from the individual to the international. While providing current information in common areas...


Finding Your Best Self, Revised Edition

by Lisa M. Najavits The Guilford Press (April 17, 2019)

Addiction and trauma specialist Lisa Najavits (creator of the evidence-based Seeking Safety treatment model) has trained thousands of therapists in innovative techniques to help people heal and reclaim their...


Introduction to Information Visualization

by Gerald Benoit Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 08, 2019)

Introduction to Information Visualization: Transforming Data into Meaningful Information is for anyone interested in the art and science of communicating data to others. It shows readers how to transform data...


Reclaiming the Fire

by Ph. D Mayes, Mark Grandstaff & Alexandra Fidyk Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 08, 2019)

This book examines six psychological and spiritual giants that were working a half century ago whose insights are as powerful today as they were then—perhaps even more so given the current corporate agenda...


Exposure Therapy with Children and Adolescents

by Michael A. Southam-Gerow The Guilford Press (April 24, 2019)

Exposure therapy is highly effective for treating anxiety disorders in children and adolescents, yet implementation with youth and their parents entails unique challenges. Packed with clinical examples, this...


Exposure Therapy for Anxiety, Second Edition

by Jonathan S. Abramowitz, Brett J. Deacon & Stephen P. H. Whiteside The Guilford Press (April 09, 2019)

Now revised and expanded to include cutting-edge acceptance-based techniques and a new focus on inhibitory learning, this is the leading guide to therapeutic exposure, a crucial element of evidence-based psychological...


Essentials of Intensive Intervention

by Rebecca Zumeta Edmonds, Allison Gruner Gandhi & Louis Danielson The Guilford Press (April 24, 2019)

Few evidence-based resources exist for supporting elementary and secondary students who require intensive intervention--typically Tier 3 within a multi-tiered system of support (MTSS). Filling a gap in the field,...


The Complete Family Guide to Addiction

by Thomas F. Harrison & Hilary S. Connery The Guilford Press (May 03, 2019)

Addiction to alcohol, opioids, and other drugs is ravaging our society--and family members are the first responders. But until now, there has been no single resource that gives families the comprehensive, unbiased...


Attachment, Play, and Authenticity

by Steven Tuber Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 09, 2019)

D.W. Winnicott’s work provides the underpinning for much of the empirical and clinical enterprises regarding the psychodynamic/developmental process over the past half-century. Using his most thought provoking...


The Digital Archives Handbook

by Aaron D. Purcell Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 08, 2019)

The Digital Archives Handbook provides archivists a roadmap to create and care for digital archives. Written by archival experts and practitioners, Purcell brings together theoretical and practical approaches...


Buddhism

by Joan Duncan Oliver St. Martin's Press (April 30, 2019)

A modern guide to the teachings of Buddhism

Buddhism: An Introduction to the Buddha’s Life, Teachings, and Practices is an indispensable guide to a 2,600-year-old wisdom tradition that has transformed the...


The Stressed Years of Their Lives

by Dr. B. Janet Hibbs & Dr. Anthony Rostain St. Martin's Press (April 23, 2019)

From two leading child and adolescent mental health experts comes a guide for the parents of every college and college-bound student who want to know what’s normal mental health and behavior, what’s not,...


Introduction to Addictive Behaviors, Fifth Edition

by Dennis L. Thombs & Cynthia J. Osborn The Guilford Press (April 05, 2019)

Now revised and updated, this widely used text comprehensively reviews theories of addiction to give students and professionals a multidisciplinary foundation for clinical practice. It explores the causes and...


Creating Winning Grant Proposals

by Anne L. Rothstein The Guilford Press (April 01, 2019)

Providing clear-cut steps for producing each section of a competitive grant proposal, this hands-on book is filled with examples from actual RFPs and proposals, practical tools, and writing tips. Prominent educator...