Bodymapping

Bodymapping Author Kathy Illian
ISBN-10 0873416252
Year 1999
Pages 120
Language en
Publisher Krause Publications Incorporated
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A streamlined fitting process that clearly and logically explains fitting by grain.

Body Rites

Body Rites Author Leah Piepzna-Samarasinha
ISBN-10 1927494508
Year 2015-03-20
Pages 112
Language en
Publisher Mawenzi House/Tsar Publishers
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Bodymap continues Leah's long term meditation on survival and what it means to be a queer woman of colour living in North America, while also striving to document small moments of the body's resistance, memory, and legacy. Bodymap is divided into five sections. Evidence opens with poems that document transformative love and desire through a queer partnership's evolution and dissolution, in complexity and joy. Crip World contains poems exploring sick and disabled queer experience through body stories and small moments. Hard Girls is a mapping of tough femininity in the bodies of the poet, and her lovers and comrades. Wrong Is Not Yours contains the political, from the struggles of friends crossing the border to the choice made in claiming a long Sri Lankan name; this section ends with a series of odes to Toronto. What kind of ancestor do you want to be? The final section, explores ancestry and queer parenting.

Your Yoga Bodymap for Vitality

Your Yoga Bodymap for Vitality Author Jenny Beeken
ISBN-10 9780954538910
Year 2003
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher Polair Publishing
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Your Yoga Bodymap is a new concept among yoga manuals: it focuses on your living, breathing, moving body - joint by joint and limb by limb. Jenny Beeken is an exceptional teacher, renowned across the world for her focus on body awareness. For different parts of your body, the most relevant postures are taught in detail. Easy to follow instructions and stop action photographs almost guarantee success. All students, from complete beginners to the more knowledgeable student, will gain special insights from this new approach. You will feel more alive, more flexible. Sporting performance should improve, while those with illnesses or infirmities can learn what poses might bring help and aid recovery. If the philosophy of yoga is to make your body come alive, then Your Yoga Bodymap is your passport to vitality.

The Body Map Guide to the Homo Sapien

The Body Map   Guide to the Homo Sapien Author Tim Cocklin
ISBN-10 0996631712
Year 2016-01-03
Pages 286
Language en
Publisher
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This series of books is a map of the human body with all of its intricate parts and systems. The body is a magnificent and complex machine. Looking at the lowest level inside a single cell, we see a whirlwind of activity going on twenty-four hours a day. We are completely unaware of the magnitude of this activity because it happens on a scale so small we cannot see it or in most cases we can not feel it. Yet, the human body is so fragile, if it were not for its incredible design, we would not exist! Each day we are discovering more about what goes on in our bodies. In volume I, we discuss some of the fascinating aspects of our awesome machine; the manufacturing of energy, how the body sends and receives messages, how the body maintains equilibrium, how the body repairs itself, what happens when the body is under attack from invaders, Epigenetics, DNA, why does cyanide kill so fast, and much more. Other volumes will address specific parts of the body at a micro and macro level.

Teambuilding with Teens

Teambuilding with Teens Author Mariam G. MacGregor
ISBN-10 9781575427096
Year 2007-11-15
Pages 192
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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The 36 activities in this book make learning about leadership a hands-on, active experience. Kids are called on to recognize each other’s strengths, become better listeners, communicate clearly, identify their values, build trust, set goals, and more. Each activity takes 20–45 minutes. Digital content includes all of the book's reproducible forms.

What Every Pianist Needs to Know about the Body

What Every Pianist Needs to Know about the Body Author Thomas Carson Mark
ISBN-10 1579992064
Year 2003
Pages 155
Language en
Publisher GIA Publications
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Techniques on how to gain greater fluidity of movement while playing to improve the quality of the experience are offered in this manual for serious piano players. This book encourages musicians to develop a broader understanding of the involvement of the entire body in playing -- and the strains playing places on the body -- by focusing on body mapping to increase awareness of the body's function, size, and structure. Ways in which piano, organ, harpsichord, clavichord, and digital keyboard players can eliminate or prevent carpal tunnel syndrome and other debilitating conditions without traditional medical treatments are also explored.

The Culture of AIDS in Africa

The Culture of AIDS in Africa Author Gregory Barz
ISBN-10 9780199744480
Year 2011-10-13
Pages 500
Language en
Publisher OUP USA
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The Culture of AIDS in Africa presents 30 chapters offering a multifaceted, nuanced, and deeply affective portrait of the relationship between HIV/AIDS and the arts in Africa, including source material such as song lyrics and interviews.

Recording Skills in Safeguarding Adults

Recording Skills in Safeguarding Adults Author Jacki Pritchard
ISBN-10 9781849051125
Year 2011
Pages 219
Language en
Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
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Recording Skills in Safeguarding Adults is the comprehensive guide to keeping accurate, effective and complete records in safeguarding adults work. It covers crucial skills in recording, including how to write effectively; evidential requirements when writing statements and reports for court, minute-taking and includes examples of good recording.

Pediatric Clinical Skills

Pediatric Clinical Skills Author Richard B. Goldbloom
ISBN-10 9781455706372
Year 2010-08-02
Pages 360
Language en
Publisher Elsevier Health Sciences
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Pediatric Clinical Skills, 4th Edition, by renowned author Richard B. Goldbloom, is your ideal guide to mastering necessary, often complex and challenging pediatric clinical skills. Written in a clear, informal tone, this book explains the nuances of the child/family interview and history, pediatric physical exam, crucial interpersonal skills, and important issues such as cultural sensitivity, chronic conditions, and athletic participation. An indispensable learning tool for in-training physicians, this book is also a valuable resource for pediatric and family practice physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and all healthcare personnel who work with children. Discover the best approach and demeanor for interviewing patients and their families. Elicit cooperation and gain the maximum value from physical exams of patients of all ages, including preterm and low-birth-weight infants. Enhance cultural sensitivity and capably navigate issues associated with chronic conditions, athletic participation, and more. Perfect the latest approaches for approaching the adolescent, clinical evaluation for possible child abuse, palliative care, examining the head and neck, evaluating gastrointestinal symptoms, surgical assessment of the abdomen, and other rapidly evolving areas. Navigate growing areas of concern including obesity, autism, TV-watching, and video games. Access the complete contents online at studentconsult.com, with Integration Links to related content in other Student Consult resources...videos demonstrating different aspects of the neurological exam, including assessing cerebral palsy and muscular dystrophy...additional content and images to complement Ch. 21, Clinical Evaluation for Possible Child Abuse...and full-color inserts that complement Ch. 8, Examining the Visual System, and Ch. 19, Assessing the Skin. Study efficiently with the aid of Case Histories, Key Points, and Recommended Readings.

Body Breath and Consciousness

Body  Breath  and Consciousness Author Ian Macnaughton
ISBN-10 9781583945933
Year 2012-06-12
Pages 424
Language en
Publisher North Atlantic Books
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The forces that develop the self—somatic, emotional, mental, interpersonal, social, and spiritual—must all be considered by therapists in treating any patient. Each article in this important anthology deals in some way with these various elements. The writing is focused on the body-mind connection, exploring the practices and theories of this popular branch of psychology. Topics include the significance of family systems; dealing with trauma and shock in therapy; and the importance of breathing, offering valuable insights for the student and practitioner alike. Contributors include Marianne Bentzen, a trainer in Somatic Developmental Psychology; Peter Bernhardt, a professor of psychology; and Peter A. Levine, author of Waking the Tiger.