Spannungsfeld Familienkindheit: Neue Anforderungen, Risiken und Chancen
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Spannungsfeld Familienkindheit: Neue Anforderungen, Risiken und Chancen

Das Buch zeigt, dass der soziale und damit auch familiale Wandel in zunehmendem Maße Unterschiede aufweist, die nicht ohne Auswirkungen auf das Wohlbefinden und die Entwicklung von Kindern und Jugendlichen bleiben. Familienkindheit wird damit - wie gezeigt wird - zu einem "Spannungsfeld", das für die Erziehung von Kindern neue Anforderungen und für Kinder neue Risiken, aber zweifelsohne auch neue Chancen mit sich bringt.

Psychosis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
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Psychosis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

Psychosis is considered the most debilitating psychiatric condition. It presents a heavy burden of suffering in terms of its prevalence, morbidity, and potentially high personal, familial and social costs. In effect, it has in the past decades received increased attention by investigators. Despite the continually accumulating research on this puzzling and diverse disorder, its precise nature remains poorly understood. This book integ...

Thinking with Data: How to Turn Information into Insights
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Thinking with Data: How to Turn Information into Insights

Many analysts are too concerned with tools and techniques for cleansing, modeling, and visualizing datasets and not concerned enough with asking the right questions. In this practical guide, data strategy consultant Max Shron shows you how to put the why before the how, through an often-overlooked set of analytical skills. Thinking with Data helps you learn techniques for turning data into knowledge you can use. You’ll learn a framew...

Social Work in Mental Health: Contexts and Theories for Practice
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Social Work in Mental Health: Contexts and Theories for Practice

Social Work in Mental Healthbrings together a range of scholarly reflections and writings on the different roles of a social worker in the field of mental health. It provides a holistic picture to introduce readers to the wider issues of social work and mental health practice. Contexts and Theories for Practicebegins with an exploration of the context of social work practice. It offers opportunities to consider global perspectives on...

100+ Management Models: How to understand and apply the world's most powerful business tools
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100+ Management Models

Fashions in business thinking change abruptly. The way we think about leadership, for instance, has shifted radically from the genius of great entrepreneurs like Rockefeller, Carnegie and Ford, through leadership as a science, leadership that releases human potential, the leader as strategist and warrior, customer champion, globalist and shareholder advocate, to, more recently, leadership as stewardship of the environment. Hundreds o...

Marie-Jeanne Trouchaud, "La violence à l'école"
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La violence à l'école

Une approche méthodique - Un propos documenté - Un texte pratique … Qu'est-ce que la violence ? Comment se manifeste-t-elle à l'école ? Comment la déceler, la décrypter, y faire face ? La violence à l'école se multiplie. Les parents sont inquiets et désemparés. Ce guide pratique leur donne des clés pour comprendre et agir dans toutes les situations de harcèlement. Biographie de l'auteur Marie-Jeanne Trouchaud a été enseignante. Elle ...

Conceptual Coordination: How the Mind Orders Experience in Time
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Conceptual Coordination: How the Mind Orders Experience in Time

This book bridges the gap between models of human behavior that are based on cognitive task analysis and those based on neural networks. The author argues that these approaches are incomplete and not properly related to each other. His synthesis reconciles the very different conceptualizations of human memory assumed by these two approaches by assuming that 'what the brain remembers' is not a collection of symbols or neurons or even ...

Black Mental Health: Patients, Providers, and Systems
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Black Mental Health: Patients, Providers, and Systems

Novel in its approach and unique in its scope, Black Mental Health: Patients, Providers, and Systems examines the role of African Americans within American psychiatric health care from distinct but interconnected perspectives. The experiences of both black patients and the black mental health professionals who serve them are analyzed against the backdrop of the cultural, societal, and professional forces that have shaped their place ...

Cultural Assessment in Clinical Psychiatry (GAP REPORT (GROUP FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF PSYCHIATRY))
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Cultural Assessment in Clinical Psychiatry (GAP REPORT (GROUP FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF PSYCHIATRY))

Culture permeates human activity the world over. In today's technological "global village," people from very different cultures are interacting more closely and more often than ever – making it critical for clinicians to understand and incorporate cultural dimensions into their daily practices. This volume offers a contemporary pragmatic understanding of how culture is inextricably intertwined with mental health and mental illness. I...