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May 2019

sleep and dreams

The neuroscience of sleep and dreamsSubscription

22 May, 2019 By

’This book is an introduction to sleep and dreams but because of the learning objectives, review questions and further reading lists, it would also be useful to students and researchers at various stages on their careers.’

through the years

Nursing Through The Years: care and compassion at the Royal London HospitalSubscription

21 May, 2019 By

”The book is an absolute joy to read and I can’t find anything I did not like about this”

before and after loss index

Before and After LossSubscription

14 May, 2019 By

’An interesting thought provoking book, which describes the trauma experienced by the author of losing her husband to cancer and then provides psychological techniques to move forward from sorrow to healing and growth.’


Diabetes Head to ToeSubscription

14 May, 2019 By

’The readers most likely to benefit from this book would be student nurses.’

proactive parenting

Proactive ParentingSubscription

7 May, 2019 By

’Given the increases in stress, depression, anxiety and self-harm experienced by current teenagers, this is a useful guide for parents looking to understand more about how they can help.’

May 2018

thinking and reasoning

Thinking and Reasoning. A very Short IntroductionSubscription

23 May, 2018 By

’This text is ideal reading for those studying psychology, problem solving, philosophy, cognitive bias, research design, evidence based practice, and anyone curious about why we think, reason and make choices.’

clinical psychology

Clinical psychology. A very short introductionSubscription

22 May, 2018 By

’I would be recommending this as essential reading to any psychology student but probably more so to anyone who regularly has conversations with others about anxiety, stress or any psychological issue’

out of our minds

Out of our minds: The power of being creative - (third edition)Subscription

16 May, 2018 By

’This book is not directly related to nursing, however, the content and examples can be easily translated to the world of health care delivery and education’

visiting the memory cafe

Visiting the memory café and other dementia care activitiesSubscription

16 May, 2018 By

’I found the eye catching positive imagery on the front cover to be inviting, and the book itself is easy to read and to dip in and out of’

calling time

Calling TimeSubscription

3 May, 2018 By

’So well written and accurate to the feelings and emotions that you cannot help but have when caring for others in this situation. Fantastic!’


Let’s Talk Lymphoedema: The Essential Guide to Everything you need to KnowSubscription

2 May, 2018 By

’The chapter on what causes lymphoedema highlighted the impact of tropical disease in the development of this condition in other countries and inspired me to learn more on this subject.’


Silicosis - A World HistorySubscription

2 May, 2018 By

’This book gave a fascinating insight to diseases that are still prevalent today.’


Caring for people with dementia. A shared approachSubscription

1 May, 2018 By

’This book is relevant to all health and social care professionals who care for people living with dementia’

language of kindness

The Language of Kindness Subscription

1 May, 2018 By

’The pages turn with ease as Christie writes with such an engaging, honest and humorous manner that it is virtually impossible to put this book down.’