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New Books for Allied Health and Human Services @ UA-PTC Libraries
Looking for a new read? Here's a few of the latest books in Allied Health and Human Services added to the PTC Libraries collection. Stop in and check one out.
The Sleep Solution
Call Number: Ottenheimer - South Library Circulation Shelves RA786 .W56 2017
The Sleep Solution is an exciting journey of sleep self-discovery and understanding that will help you custom design specific interventions to fit your lifestyle. Drawing on his twenty-four years of experience within the field, neurologist and sleep expert W. Chris Winter will help you understand how sleep works and the ways in which food, light, and other activities act to help or hurt the process
Start Your Own Hair Salon and Day Spa
Call Number: Ottenheimer - North Library 2nd Floor Circulation Shelves TT965 .S26 2014
Personal care, newfound energy, and a revitalized appearance remain invaluable commodities among consumers. Learn the ins and outs of starting a successful business in one of today's hottest industries: salons and day spas. From laying the groundwork and establishing yourself in the marketplace to holding a grand opening and developing service policies, this step-by-step guide takes you from big-picture plans to day-to-day dealings in your new spa and salon. Plus, gain insight, advice, and tips from interviews with practicing hair salon and day spa owners.
Teach Like Finland
Call Number: Ottenheimer - North Library 2nd Floor Circulation Shelves LB1065 .W282 2017
?When Timothy D. Walker started teaching fifth graders at a Helsinki public school, he began a search for the secrets behind the successes of Finland's schools. Walker wrote about several of those discoveries, and his Atlantic articles on this subject became hot topics of conversation. Here, he gathers all he learned and reveals how any teacher can implement many of Finland's best practices.
Perinatal and Pediatric Bereavement in Nursing and Other Health Professions
Call Number: Ottenheimer - North Library 2nd Floor Circulation Shelves RG631 .B66 2016
This is a definitive, state-of-the-art resource for professionals who provide bereavement care to families when a baby or older child dies. Culling the most important new evidence from scholars and practitioners worldwide, it links theoretical knowledge and clinical practice recommendations to fill a gap in the current literature. The text is distinguished by its provision of different and even competing perspectives that address the complexities of the tragic human experience of perinatal and pediatric death.
The Stress-Proof Brain
Call Number: Ottenheimer - South Library Circulation Shelves BF575.S75 G6684 2017
Modern times are stressful--and it's killing us. Unfortunately, we can't avoid the things that stress us out, but wecan change how we respond to them. In this breakthrough book, a clinical psychologist and neuroscience expert offers an original approach to help readers harness the power of positive emotions and overcome stress for good. Stress is, unfortunately, a natural part of life--especially in our busy and hectic modern times. But you don't have to let it get in the way of your health and happiness.
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