Book Reviews

In this monthly feature, we collect a few excerpts from reviews of our books. Here is a sampling of our June book reviews:


Sex Trafficking: A Clinical Guide for Nurses edited by Mary De Chesnay, DSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN

“This is a valuable resource for emergency departments everywhere! It is the gold standard for information about this topic.”--Doody's Medical Reviews

Assistive Technologies and Other Supports for People With Brain Impairment by Marcia Scherer, PhD, MPH, FACRM

“Assistive Technologies and Other Support for People with Brain Impairment, by Marcia J. Scherer, is a must-have text for academic instructors and their students. The author's synopsis of brain impairment, current rehabilitation strategies, available assistive technologies and resources, as well as the practical merging of the above, makes this an invaluable addition to any academic program in cognitive rehabilitation....The author's inclusion of a section regarding current funding options makes this text truly invaluable and a leader amongst its contemporaries.”--Brain Injury

Handbook of the Psychology of Science edited by Gregory Feist, PhD; Michael Gorman, PhD (Editor)

"Highly recommended."--Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries

Caring in Nursing Classics: An Essential Resource edited by Marlaine C. Smith, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN; Marian C. Turkel, RN, PhD, NEA-BC, FAAN; Zane Robinson Wolf, PhD, RN, FAAN

“This very interesting book provides a good overview of the evolution of the art and practice of nursing...Recommended.”--Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries

Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, Fourth Edition: A Handbook for the Mental Health Practitioner by J. William Worden, PhD, ABPP

"Every helping professional will profit from Worden's treatment of uncomplicated and complicated mourning. Especially hopefully is his material on the many types of loss...I highly recommend Worden's book."--Ministry