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Reading Well Books on Prescription for Dementia

  • Introduction to the psychology of ageing for non-specialists by Ian Stuart-Hamilton
  • Coping with memory problems by Sallie Baxendale
  • Alzheimer's and other dementia's: answers at your fingertips by Alex Bailey
  • Understanding Alzheimer's Disease and other dementias by Nori Graham and James Warner
  • ABC of dementia by Bernard Coope and Felicity Richards
  • About dementia: for people with learning disabilities by Karen Dodd, Vicky Turk and Michelle Christmas
  • Grandma by Jessica Shepherd
  • First steps to living with dementia by Simon Atkins
  • Dementia positive by John Killick
  • Hearing the person with dementia: person-centred approaches to communication for families and caregivers by Bernie McCarthy
  • Chocolate rain: 100 ideas for a creative approach to activities in dementia care by Sarah Zoutewelle-Morris
  • Beside the seaside in pictures by Helen Bate
  • Childhood days in pictures by Helen Bate
  • The countryside in pictures by Helen Bate
  • Family life in pictures by Helen Bate
  • A funny old world in pictures by Helen Bate
  • In the garden in pictures by Helen Bate
  • Pets in pictures by Helen Bate
  • Proverbs and sayings by Helen Bate
  • Shopping in pictures by Helen Bate
  • A sporting life in pictures by Helen Bate
  • Travelling in pictures by Helen Bate
  • A world of work in pictures by Helen Bate
  • When someone you love has dementia by Susan Elliot-Wright
  • And still the music plays: stories of people with dementia by Graham Stokes
  • Can I tell you about dementia? A guide for family, friends and carers by Jude Welton
  • Dementia: support for family and friends by Dave Pulsford and Rachel Thompson
  • 10 helpful hints for carers: practical solutions for carers living with people with dementia by June Andrews
  • Seeing beyond dementia: a handbook for carers with English as a second language by Rita Salomon
  • Dancing with dementia: my story of living positively with dementia by Christine Bryden
  • Dear dementia: the laughter and the tears by Ian Donaghy
  • Still Alice by Lisa Genova
  • Losing Clive to younger onset dementia: one family's story by Helen Beaumont
  • Telling tales about dementia: experiences of caring by Lucy Whitman
  • The little girl in the radiator: mum, Alzheimer's and me by Martin Slevin
  • But then something happened: a story of everyday dementia by Chris Carling

Reading Well Books on Prescription for Long Term Conditions

  • How to feel better: practical ways to recover well from illness and injury by Frances Goodhart and Lucy Atkins
  • Self-management of long-term health conditions by Kate Lorig (ed.), Halsted Holman, David Sobel, Diana Laurent, Virginia Gonzalez and Marian Minor
  • Fighting fatigue: a practical guide to managing the symptoms of CFS/ME by Sue Pemberton and Catherine Berry
  • Overcoming chronic fatigue by Mary Burgess and Trudie Chalder
  • Manage your pain by Michael Nicholas, Allan Molly, Lois Tonkin and Lee Beeston
  • Overcoming chronic pain by Catherine Caros, Frances Cole, Hazel Howden-Leach and Helen Macdonald
  • Pain is really strange by Steve Haines and Sophie Standing
  • An introduction to coping with insomnia & sleep problems (2nd ed.) by Colin Espie
  • Coping with the psychological effects of illness: strategies to manage anxiety and depression by Fran Smith, Robert Bor and Karina Eriksen
  • Mindfulness for health: a practical guide to relieving pain, reducing stress and restoring wellbeing by Vidyamala Burch and Danny Pennman
  • Arthritis: a practical guide to getting on with your life by Chris Jenner
  • Arthritis: exercise your way to health by Paula Coates
  • Irritable bowel syndrome: answers at your fingertips by Udi Shmueli
  • Irritable bowel syndrome: navigating your way to recovery by Megan Arroll and Christine Dancey
  • Go your Crohn way by Kathleen Nicholls
  • Asthma: answers at your fingers by Mark Levy, Monica Fletcher and Soren Pederson
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): the facts by Graeme P. Currie
  • Diabetes for dummies by Alan L. Rubin
  • Diabetes: the facts by David Matthews, Niki Meston, Pam Dyson, Jenny Shaw, Laurie King and Aparna Pal
  • Type 2 diabetes in adults of all ages (2nd ed.) by Charles Fox and Anne Kilvert
  • Heart attack survival guide by Mark Greener
  • Living with angina by Tom Smith
  • Understanding and dealing with heart disease by Keith Souter
  • Stroke: the facts by Richard I. Lindley
  • Rebuilding your life after stroke by Reg Morris, Malin Falck, Tamsin Miles, Julie Wilcox and Sam Fisher-Hicks
  • How I rescued my brain: a psychologist's remarkable recovery from stoke and trauma by David Roland
  • The carer's handbook (3rd ed.) by Jane Matthews
  • The selfish pig's guide to caring: how to cope with emotional and practical aspects of caring for someone by Huge Marriott

Reading Well Books on Prescription for Mental Health

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy: your toolkit to modify mood, overcome obstructions and improve your life by Elaine Iljon and Clair Pollard
  • Mindfulness: a practical guide to finding peace in a frantic world by Mark Williams and Danny Penman
  • Overcoming anger and irritability: a self-help guide using cognitive behavioural techniques (2nd. ed) by William Davies
  • An introduction to coping with grief (2nd ed.) by Sue Morris
  • Grief works: stories of life, death and surviving by Julia Samuel
  • The essential guide to life after bereavement: beyond tomorrow by Judy Carole Kauffmann and Mary Jordan
  • Overcoming low self-esteem: a self-help guide using cognitive behavioural techniques (2nd ed.) by Melanie Fennell
  • Overcoming social anxiety and shyness: a self-help guide using cognitive behavioural techniques (2nd ed.) by Gillian Butler
  • The sleep book: how to sleep well every night by Guy Meadows
  • Stress control: a mind, body, life approach to boosting your well-being by Jim White
  • Living life to the full: key life skills to change your life by Chris Williams
  • The CBT handbook: a comprehensive guide to using CBT to overcome depression, anxiety, stress, low self-esteem and anger by Pamela Myles and Roz Shafran
  • Mind over mood: change how you feel by changing the way you think (2nd ed.) by Dennis Greenberger and Christine A. Padesky
  • An introduction to coping with depression (2nd ed.) by Lee Brosan and Brenda Hogan
  • Manage your mood: how to use behavioural activation techniques to overcome depression by David Veale and Rob Willson
  • Overcoming depression: a self-help guide using cognitive behavioural techniques (3rd ed.) by Paul Gilbert
  • An introduction to coping with anxiety (2nd ed.) by Brenda Hogan and Lee Brosan
  • Overcoming anxiety: a self-help guide using cognitive behavioural techniques (2nd ed.) by Helen Kennerley
  • Overcoming health anxiety: a self-help guide to using cognitive behavioural techniques by Rob Willson and David Veale
  • Overcoming worry and generalised anxiety disorder: a self-help guide using cognitive behavioural techniques (2nd ed.) by Kevin Meares and Mark Freeston
  • Overcoming panic: a self-help guide using cognitive behavioural techniques (2nd ed.) by Vijaya Manicavasagar and Derrick Silove
  • The sheldon short guide to phobias and panic by Kevin Gournay
  • Break free from OCD: overcoming obsessive compulsive disorder with CBT by Fiona Challacombe, Victoria Bream Oldfield and Paul M. Salkovskis
  • Getting better bite by bite: a survival kit for sufferers of bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorders (2nd ed.) by Ulrike Schmidt, Janet Treasure and June Alexander
  • Overcoming binge eating: the proven program to learn why you binge and how to stop (2nd ed.) by Christopher G. Fairburn
  • Body image problems and body dysmorphic disorder: the definitive treatment and recovery approach by Chloe Catchpole, Lauren Callaghan and Annemarie O'Connor
  • Overcoming mood swings: a self-help guide using cognitive behavioural techniques by Jan Scott
  • Defeating depression: how to use the people in your life to open the door to recovery by Roslyn Law
  • The compassionate mind approach to postnatal depression: using compassion focused therapy to enhance mood, confidence and bonding by Michelle Cree
  • A mindfulness guide for the frazzled by Ruby Wax
  • Reasons to stay alive by Matt Haig
  • A manual for heartache by Cathy Rentzenbrink
  • I had a black dog by Matthew Johnstone
  • The recovery letters by James Withey (ed.) and Olivia Sagan (ed.)
  • We're all mad here: the no-nonsense guide to living with social anxiety by Claire Eastham
  • Living with a black dog by Matthew Johnstone and Ainsley Johnstone
  • The boy with the topknot: a memoir of love, secrets and lies in Wolverhampton by Sathnam Sanghera

Reading Well Books on Prescription for Young People

  • Stuff that sucks: accepting what you can't change and committing to what you can by Ben Sedley
  • Mind you head by Juno Dawson
  • The self-esteem team's guide to sex, drugs and WTFs?!! by The Self-Esteem Team
  • Blame my brain by Nicola Morgan
  • Quiet the mind by Matthew Johnstone
  • Every day by David Levithan
  • House of windows by Alexia Casale
  • Kite spirit by Sita Brahmachari
  • I'll give you the sun by Jandy Nelson
  • Putting on the brakes: understanding and taking control of your ADD or ADHD by Patricia Quinn
  • My anxious mind: a teen's guide to managing anxiety and panic by Michael Tompkins
  • The anxiety survival guide for teens: CBT skills to overcome fear, worry and panic by Jennifer Shannon
  • The shyness and social anxiety workbook for teens by Jennifer Shannon
  • The perks of being a wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
  • The reason I jump by Naoki Higashida
  • Freaks, geeks and Asperger's syndrome: a user's guide to adolescence by Luke Jackson
  • The curious incident of the dog in the night-time by Mark Haddon
  • Teen life confidential: bullies, cyberbullies and frenemies by Michele Elliott
  • Vicious: true stories by teens about bullying by Hope Vanderberg
  • Banish your self-esteem thief: a cognitive behavioural therapy workbook on building positive self-esteem for young people by Kate Collins-Donnelly
  • Teen life confidential: self-esteem and being you by Anita Naik
  • Face by Benjamin Zephaniah
  • Am I depressed and what can I do about it? by Shirley Reynolds
  • I had a black dog by Matthew Johnstone
  • Can I tell you about depression? by Christopher Dowrick
  • Banish your body image thief by Kate Collins-Donnelly
  • Can I tell you about eating disorders? by Lucy Watson
  • Tyranny by Lesley Fairfield
  • Don't let your emotions run you life for teens by Sheri van Dijk
  • Touch and go Joe by Joe Wells
  • Breaking free from OCD: a CBT guide for young people and their families by Jo Derisley
  • The unlikely hero of room 13B by Teresa Toten
  • The truth about self-harm by Celia Richardson
  • Fighting invisible tigers: a stress management guide for teens by Earl Hipp
  • Teenage guide to stress by Nicola Morgan

 

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