Posted on October 24, 2016
We recently sat down with Lenore Walker, EdD, author of the groundbreaking text, The Battered Woman Syndrome. Here, in the first of a 4-part video series, Dr. Walker shares her thoughts on the history and evolution of the study of battered women, as well as how it relates to the wider field of trauma psychology.
The 4th Edition of this seminal work is available October 28th from Springer Publishing....
Posted on June 14, 2016
In light of this weekend's devastating events, we here at Springer Publishing Company want to extend our most sincere and heartfelt thoughts to everyone who was physically or emotionally hurt by the attacks in Orlando. It's heartbreaking to know that in 2016, our world can still be filled with so much anger towards a particular group, any group. Springer author Ligia M. Houben MA, FT, FAAGC, CPC, author of Counseling...
Posted on May 20, 2016
On April 27, 2016, Tennessee became the latest state to sign into law “religious freedom” legislation, permitting counselors to deny services and refer clients based on the provider’s personal beliefs. This happens to be a clear cut violation of the American Counseling Association's code of ethics. In fact, the ACA decided in light of this bill, HB 1840 being passed, the association has decided to move the ACA...
Posted on May 13, 2016
Every month, we're going to give you a heads-up on all the new and forthcoming titles for that month. It's a great way for you to take a look at what's new from Springer Publishing if you aren't signed up for our emails (though we definitely think you should sign up for our emails, you never know what sale you could be missing!).
In May we have 3 great titles publishing in the Social Sciences.
Posted on April 26, 2016
In the United States, April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, otherwise known as SAAM. The goal of the month is to raise public awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities on how to prevent it. Since 2001, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center has supported SAAM organizers with resources and training and 2016 is no different.This year’s Sexual Assault Awareness Month campaign focuses on the building blocks of prevention by discussing how individuals, societies, and...