Manal Guirguis-Younger

Therapeutic Touch: Research, Practice and Ethics

Therapeutic Touch: Research, Practice and Ethics

By / 22 Dec, 2020 /

DIGITAL BOOK. The book emphasizes that healthy, non-sexual touch is not taught enough as part of professional training and oversight. The lack of dialogue, due to fear of contravening ethical boundaries, is denying an open and responsible discussion on the use of touch in therapy, adding to the theoretical basis of our understanding of this fundamental need.

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Homelessness & Health in Canada

Homelessness & Health in Canada

By / 19 Sep, 2020 /

DIGITAL BOOK. Homelessness & Health in Canada explores, for the first time, the social, structural, and environmental factors that shape the health of homeless persons in Canada.

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Touch in the Helping Professions: Research, Practice and Ethics

Touch in the Helping Professions: Research, Practice and Ethics

By / 12 Sep, 2020 /

DIGITAL BOOK. A discussion on the importance and ethics of positive, caring, and appropriate touch in professions such as teaching, nursing and counselling.

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