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Developmental Psychology for the Helping Professions

Evidence-Based Practice in Health and Social Care

Authors: Sheldon, Brian

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This book offers a bio-psycho-social approach to evidence-based practice in health and social care. The book presents current evidence on the influence of genetic, epigenetic and environmental factors on behaviour, a survey of developmental factors from childhood to old age, and implications for practice at each stage.

About the authors

Brian Sheldon is Emeritus Professor of Applied Social Research in the Penninsula Medical School at the University of Exeter, UK. Previously he was Director of the Centre for Evidence-Based Social Services there. His long standing interest has been in studies of the effectiveness of services for people with mental health problems. He is the author of six books and many research articles on evidenced based practice in Health & Social Care.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

Table of contents (6 chapters)
  • Principles of Evidence-Based Practice

    Pages 1-45

    Sheldon, Brian

  • What Comes with Us?

    Pages 46-110

    Sheldon, Brian

  • The Influence of Learning on Development

    Pages 111-160

    Sheldon, Brian

  • Stages and Dimensions of Psychological Development

    Pages 161-197

    Sheldon, Brian

  • Adolescence and Early Adulthood

    Pages 198-221

    Sheldon, Brian

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eBook 26,99 €
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Hardcover 114,39 €
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Softcover 34,31 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Developmental Psychology for the Helping Professions
Book Subtitle
Evidence-Based Practice in Health and Social Care
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-32114-5
DOI
10.1057/9781137321145
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-32112-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-137-32113-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 317
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