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  1. How to Be an Even Better Listener

    How to Be an Even Better Listener

    A Practical Guide for Hospice and Palliative Care Volunteers

    Robert Mundle

    This accessible guide provides a direct response to the expressed learning needs of hospice and palliative care volunteers in relation to listening skills in end-of-life care. With original research findings, this book is the perfect guide for those wanting to expand their capacity for listening. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.46in / 229mm x 164mm, 152pp, £14.99
    ISBN: 9781785924545
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 144pp, £14.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-829-6
  2. Justice for Laughing Boy

    Justice for Laughing Boy

    Connor Sparrowhawk - A Death by Indifference

    Sara Ryan. Foreword by Baroness Helena Kennedy QC

    A personal account from the mother of Connor Sparrowhawk, a teenager with autism and epilepsy, who died due to neglect while in a specialist NHS unit. After Connor's death, Dr Sara Ryan started the #JusticeforLB campaign, which uncovered a wider failure by the NHS to appropriately care for people with learning difficulties. Learn More
    2017, Paperback / softback, 8.66in x 6.65in / 220mm x 169mm, 272pp, £12.99
    ISBN: 9781785923487
    2017, Ebook, ePUB, 272pp, £12.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-683-4
  3. Embracing Touch in Dementia Care

    Embracing Touch in Dementia Care

    A Person-Centred Approach to Touch and Relationships

    Luke Tanner

    Providing clear answers for one of the most taboo challenges facing dementia care professionals today, this book instructs carers on how to re-evaluate their use of physical contact to create a more effective, person-centred care system, through training exercises on consent and non-verbal communication. Learn More
    2017, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.10in / 228mm x 155mm, 256pp, £17.99
    ISBN: 9781785921094
    2017, Ebook, ePUB, 240pp, £17.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-373-4
  4. POTS and Other Acquired Dysautonomia in Children and Adolescents

    POTS and Other Acquired Dysautonomia in Children and Adolescents

    Diagnosis, Interventions, and Multi-disciplinary Management

    Kelly McCracken Barnhill

    Providing clear information on the causes, symptoms and diagnosis of POTS and other acquired dysautonomia, this practical handbook allows parents and professionals to gain a fuller understanding of post-viral syndromes. It covers a range of interventions and includes strategies for management and treatment at home and in clinical settings. Learn More
    2016, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.06in / 229mm x 154mm, 168pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-719-6
    2016, Ebook, ePUB, 168pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-201-0
  5. How We Treat the Sick

    How We Treat the Sick

    Neglect and Abuse in Our Health Services

    Michael Mandelstam

    The author shows beyond question that neglectful care is a systemic blight, rather than mere local blemish, within our health services. He analyses the causes and factors involved, reveals the widespread denial and lack of accountability from those responsible, and spells out implications of this failure to care for the vulnerable with humanity. Learn More
    2011, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.14in / 228mm x 156mm, 384pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-160-6
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 384pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-355-3
  6. Betraying the NHS

    Betraying the NHS

    Health Abandoned

    Michael Mandelstam

    Based on his experiences of helping to fight cuts and closures in Suffolk, Michael Mandelstam delivers a damning verdict on the mismanagement of the NHS at national, regional and local level. He charts the widespread cutbacks and closures, both rural and urban, to clinics, A&E services, beds, wards and scores of community hospitals. Learn More
    2006, Hardback, 9.45in x 6.50in / 240mm x 165mm, 320pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-482-7
    2006, Ebook, ePUB, 320pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-569-1
  7. Standing On His Own Two Feet

    Standing On His Own Two Feet

    A Diary of Dying

    Sue Grant

    Standing on His Own Two Feet offers an insight into how health care systems serve the terminally ill, the choices faced by families, and ways of providing the best possible care at home and maintaining the patient's dignity until the end. In particular, Sue Grant deals sensitively with the care needs of young adults. Learn More
    2005, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.26in / 234mm x 159mm, 176pp, £21.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-368-4
    2005, Ebook, ePUB, 176pp, £21.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-123-5
  8. The World Within Me

    The World Within Me

    A Personal Journey to Spiritual Understanding

    Peter Houghton

    In this thoughtful and profound account Peter Houghton charts his personal quest for the spirit. His extraordinary story is written during the time in which he had received a diagnosis of terminal heart disease and reflects on the ways in which being about to die developed his ideas about spirituality and humanity. Learn More
    2002, Paperback / softback, 8.66in x 8.46in / 220mm x 215mm, 176pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-079-9
    2002, Ebook, PDF, 176pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-024-5
  9. On Death, Dying and Not Dying

    On Death, Dying and Not Dying

    Peter Houghton

    In June 2000 Peter Houghton, a counselor in palliative care, was weeks from death due to cardiomyopathy. Then he was offered the chance to participate in a clinical trial. Six months later he was not only still alive, but planning a long distance walk for charity and writing this book about his experiences. Learn More
    2001, Paperback / softback, 8.43in x 5.51in / 214mm x 140mm, 176pp, £21.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-020-1
    2001, Ebook, PDF, 176pp, £21.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-291-1

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