Race and Social Problems provides an international and multidisciplinary forum for issues germane to race and its enduring relationship to psychological, socioeconomic, political, and cultural problems. The journal publishes original empirical studies, reviews of past research, theoretical studies, and invited essays that advance the understanding of the complexities of race and its relationship to social problems. Coverage includes anthropology, communications, criminology, economics, history, law, political science, psychology, public health, social work, and sociology.
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186 new videos have been added to Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume II, and that with this update the collection is now closed with 356 videos/312 hours.The update includes titles from Sushi Productions (Australia), University of North Texas’ Center for Play Therapy, and Psychotherapy.net.
- *From UNT’s Center for Play Therapy, videos by world-renowned play therapy expert Garry Landreth — The Play Therapists’ Language of Change: Releasing Children’s Creative Capacities; Touching the Inner World of Children Through Play Therapy; Choices, Cookies, and Kids: A Creative Approach to Discipline; Therapeutic Limit Setting in Play Therapy; Understanding Play Behavior and Themes in Play Therapy; Therapeutic Dimensions of the Play Therapy Relationship; Toys & Materials for Play Therapy; and Child-Centered Play Therapy: A Clinical Session.
- *From Sushi Productions, contemporary, high quality counseling content
- *From their Therapeutic Journeys series, including Exploring Choice. Series One: Alcohol & Drug Counselling Skills; Exploring Roadblocks & Effective Counselling. Series Two: Basic Counselling Skills; Counselling Aboriginal Clients and Their Families. Series Three: Alcohol & Drug Counselling Skills; Mental Health & Drug Problems. Series One: Working With Adults; Mental Health & Drug Problems. Series Two: Working With Young Adults and Adolescents; Counselling Family Members. Alcohol and Drug Counselling Skills; Marital Counselling; Working With Complex Clients, Unravelling the Chaos; and Alcohol Counselling Skills: Working With Binge Drinking.
- *From Psychotherapy.net, some great new videos from their Child Therapy with the Experts series, including Gestalt Therapy with Children; Adolescent Family Therapy; and Solution-Focused Child Therapy.
Not all of the new content has transcripts yet, but we do plan to have those completed by end of this year. Here is the Bibliography of Counseling and Therapy in Video - Volume II https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BzmhSf2giEljTjlMNDJaamtoelE/edit
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Emerald Group Publishing would like to share with you a short paper that examines the current state of play for UK trauma informed mental health services: ‘Despite the evidence - why are we still not creating more trauma informed mental health services
This short policy analysis, published in the Journal of Public Mental Health, outlines research evidence which highlights traumatic exposure as an important antecedent to a range of mental health issues. The paper argues that although some knowledge in this area has been changed into policy within the UK, its implementation remains “patchy”. A clinical pathway which would include trauma assessment and treatment is provided for readers.
The article is free of charge for you until Thursday 5th April 2012
The Journal of Public Mental Health is published quarterly and focuses on the research, policy and practice that put mental well-being at the heart of the public health agenda. The journal aims to develop the theory underpinning public mental health, and expand our knowledge of best practice mental health promotion.
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Founded in 1974, Social Indicators Research has become a leading journal for the publication of research results dealing with measurement of the quality of life. These studies - empirical, philosophical and methodological - encompass the whole spectrum of society, including the individual, public and private organizations, and municipal, country, regional, national and international systems. Topics covered include health, population, shelter, transportation, the natural environment, social customs and morality, mental health, law enforcement, politics, education, religion, the media and the arts, science and technology, economics, poverty, and welfare.
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