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Child Nursing: Health Promotion and Management of Long-term Conditions, 2021/22, Semester 2
Melanie Robbins
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue
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Bibby, J and Lovell, N. 2018. What makes us Healthy? An Introduction to the social determinants of HealthThe Health Foundation. [Online] [Accessed 7th December  2021 Available from;

Burton M, Pavord E, Willaims B (2014) An introduction to child and adolescent mental health. Sage, London.

Carr. S, Unwin, N & Pless-Mulloli. 2007. An Introduction to Public Health and Epidemiology. 2nd Edition. Maidenhead. Open University Press. McGraw Hill Education

Cavanagh. S and Chadwick. K. 2005. Health Needs Assessment: A Practical Guide Health Development Agency. [Online] [Accessed 7th December 2021] Available from;  

Coleman, J. 2007. Adolescence, risk and resilience : against the odds. Chichester: Wiley .

Claveirole,A, and Gaughan,M. 2011. Understanding children and young people's mental health. Chichester. Wiley.

Colver S: New understanding of adolescent brain development: relevance to transitional healthcare for young people with long term conditionsArchives of disease in childhood. 2013, 98 (11):902-907.

Dogra, N, and S. Leighton. 2009. Nursing in child and adolescent mental health. Maidenhead: Open University Press.

Field, F. 2010. The Foundation Years: preventing poor children becoming poor adults: the report of the Independent Review on Poverty and Life Chances. Cabinet Office. [Online] [Accessed7th  December 2021] Available from; 

Gormley-Fleming E., and Peate I., 2019 Fundamentals of Children’s Applied Pathophysiology. An essential guide for Nursing and Healthcare Students. Wiley Blackwell Chichester

Green, J. and South, J. 2006. Evaluation. UK.  McGraw Hill Education.

Green, J. and Tones, K. 2010. 2nd ed. Health Promotion; Planning and Strategies. Sage Publications.

Hubley, J. Copeman, J and Woodall, J. 2013. 2nd Edition. Practical Health Promotion. Polity.

Lawrence S. Neinstein (Editor), D . Katzman K(Editor),Callahan T (Editor), . Gordon C M (Editor), Joffe , A (Editor),Rickert V  (Edi (2016) Neinstein's adolescent and young adult health care : a practical guide. Lipincott, Williams and Wilkins, New York;  6th Edition

Marmot M, Allen J, Goldblatt P et al (2010) Fair society, healthy lives: strategic review of health inequalities in England post 2010. London: Marmot Review Team. [Online] [Accessed 24th September 2018] Available from;

McDougal T, Armstrong M, Trainor, G. 2010. Helping children and young people who self-harm : an introduction to self-harming and suicidal behaviours for health professionals. Oxford: Routledge.

Naidoo, J. and Wills, J. 2016. Foundations for health Promotion. 4th ed.. London. Elsevier.

Peate I. and Gormley-Fleming E.,  2021 Fundamentals of Children and Young People's Anatomy and Physiology: A Textbook for Nursing and Healthcare Students, 2nd Edition. Wiley Blackwell Chichester

Public Health England 2021 Population Health Needs assessment: a guide for 0-19 Helath visiting and School Nursing service 

Public Health England. All Our Health: personalised care and population health; A framework of evidence to guide healthcare professionals in preventing illness, protecting health and promoting wellbeing. 2015. [Online] [Accessed 24th September 2018] Available from;

Sattoe., J.N.T ., van Staa A., Hilberink ., S.,R Self-Management of Young People with Chronic Conditions. A strength-Based Approach for Empowerment and Support. Springer. London  This is a new book that is highly relevant to this module and is available as an e-book. Note it has a chapter co-authored by Linda Milnes. Associate Professor associated with this module [03/02/2021]    eBook linked [RM Library, 15/02/2021]     Sawyer SM,  Afifi RA, Bearinger LH, Blakemore S-J, Dick B, Ezeh AC, Patton GC: Adolescence: a foundation for future healthLancet. 2012, 379 (9826):1630-1640 Scriven, A. 2017. Ewels and Simnett’s Promoting health : a practical guide. 7th edition. Elsevier.

Shatkin JP and Karph H. 2015 Child & adolescent mental health : a practical, all-in-one guide WW Norton and Co. New York  and London

Spencer G   Empowerment, health promotion and young people : a critical approach (Routledge Studies in Public Health)  2013 Routledge, New York and London

Suris J-C, Akré C, Berchtold A, Bélanger RE, Michaud P-A: Chronically connected? Internet use among adolescents with chronic conditionsJournal of adolescent health. 2010, 46 (2):200-202

Surís J-C, Akre C, Piguet C, Ambresin A-E, Zimmermann G, Berchtold A: Is Internet use unhealthy? A cross-sectional study of adolescent Internet overuseSwiss medical weekly. 2014, 144:w14061.

Warwick-Booth, L., Cross R., Lowcock D. 2021 Contemporary health studies: an introduction  2nd Edition  Cambirdge. Pollity Press. 

William, M.R and Rollnick, S. Motivational interviewing : helping people change, 3rd ed: (Applications of Motivational Interviewing) Guilford Press.

WHO 2001 Community  Health Needs Assessment. An introductiory guide for the family health nurse in Europe. Accessed 7th December 2021. Available from:


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British Journal of Nursing Community Practitioner. Journal of clinical nursing. Journal of community nursing. Journal of advanced nursing. Journal of child health care. Nursing research.

Journal of adolescent health Health expectations

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Public Health England (via GOV.UK)

Health Literacy Group

INTUTE (gateway to medical information on the net- resources are evaluated prior to being made available

Nursing Midwifery Council

Royal College of Nursing

 Young Minds publications Available online:   



This list was last updated on 07/12/2021