A Guide to Mental Health Issues in Girls and Young Women on the Autism Spectrum: Diagnosis, Intervention and Family Support

This book addresses the specific mental health needs of girls and young women with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Looking at the ways autism presents differently in girls than in boys, and the mental health conditions that occur most frequently in girls … Continue reading

Families and Child Health (National Symposium on Family Issues)

In recent years, there has been an explosion of research on the early origins of adult health. A growing body of evidence documents that maternal health before conception, prenatal and perinatal exposures, and conditions in childhood play critical roles in health … Continue reading

Maternal Employment and Child Health: Global Issues and Policy Solutions

As women’s labor force participation has risen around the globe, scholarly and policy discourse on the ramifications of this employment growth has intensified. This book explores the links between maternal employment and child health using an international perspective that is grounded … Continue reading

Why it is f***ed up being woman: Woman health issues: Woman health issues, pelvic floor, getting pregnant etc.

Wоmеn’ѕ livеѕ hаvе сhаngеd over thе сеnturiеѕ. Historically, lifе wаѕ раrtiсulаrlу diffiсult for mоѕt women. Aѕidе from thе numerous dangers and diѕеаѕеѕ, wоmеn became wivеѕ and mоthеrѕ оftеn whеn thеу were just emerging frоm thеir оwn childhood. Mаnу wоmеn hаd a … Continue reading

The Mental Health Needs of Children & Young People: Guiding you to key issues and practices in CAMHS

This book is an accessible and practical guide to all of the key issues and practices in mental health care for children and young people, aimed at all health and social care professionals working with this age group and partner agencies … Continue reading