Publications

Books, chapters and booklets:

  • Shame and the church: exploring and transforming practice.  London:  SCM, 2020
  • Rethinking children’s work in churches, edited with Carolyn Edwards and Sian Hancock. London: Jessica Kingsley 2019
  • Paediatric Chaplaincy Principles, Practices and Skills, edited with P Nash and M Bartel. London:  Jessica Kingsley, 2018
  • The Vulnerable Youth Worker. Cambridge:  Grove Youth Series, 2018
  • That’s great! You can tell us how you are feeling. Chapter in Case Studies in Spiritual Care: Healthcare Chaplaincy Assessments, Interventions and Outcomes with Liz Bryson and Paul Nash, 2018
  • Spiritual Care for Sick Children and Young People (with Paul Nash and Kathryn Darby) Jessica Kingsley, 2015
  • Christian Youth Work in Theory and Practice (edited with Jo Whitehead) SCM 2014
  • Facilitation Skills for Ministry (with Jo Whitehead and Simon Sutcliffe) SPCK, 2013
  • Youth Ministry: A Multifaceted Approach.    SPCK, 2011
  • Sacralized Youth Work. Grove Youth Series, 2011
  • The Faith of Generation Y (with Sylvia Collins-Mayo and Bob Mayo). Church House Publishing, 2010
  • Well-being and Spirituality (with Nigel Pimlott) Grove Youth Series, 2010
  • Tools for Reflective Ministry (with Paul Nash). SPCK 2009
  • Youth Work, Informal Education, and Spirituality. Chapter in International Handbook of Education for Spirituality, Care and Wellbeing. Dordrecht: Springer, 2009
  • Skills for Collaborative Ministry (with Jo Pimlott and Paul Nash). SPCK, 2008
  • A Theology for Urban Youth Work. YTC Press, 2008
  • Sustaining Your Spirituality. Grove Youth Series, 2006
  • Supervising Youth Workers (with Malcolm Herbert). Grove Pastoral Series, 2006


Academic journal articles
:

  • Chaplaincy as a reframing and expansion of youth ministry – initiating and developing an occupational standards ecumenical project in the UK for chaplaincy with children, young people and young adults (with Paul Nash and Nigel Roberts. Journal of Youth and Theology, 2020
  • Adapting the Advocate Health Care Taxonomy of Chaplaincy for a Pediatric Hospital Context: A Pilot Study (with P Nash, E Roberts, K Darby and A Parwaz) . Journal of health care chaplaincy, 2019
  • Auditing a Paediatric Chaplaincy Provision: Reflections On the Use of a Taxonomy. with P Nash, E Roberts, K Darby and A Parwaz) Health and Social Care Chaplaincy, 2018
  • On Researching Shame in the Church. Practical Theology, 2017
  • Shame in Pastoral Practice: Reflections in the light of field research, Bonhoeffer and Godly Play. Practical Theology, 2016
  • Message in a bottle: a comparative study of spiritual needs of children and young people in and out of hospital.International Journal of Children’s Spirituality
  • Reflections on Using Metaphors in Exploring Spiritual and Religious Needs with Young People with Cancer and their Families (with Paul Nash) Journal for the Study of Spirituality
  • Parents’ Spiritual and Religious Needs in Young Oncology (with Kathryn Darby and Paul Nash) Cancer Nursing Practice 
  • Spiritual and Religious Needs of Young People with Cancer (with Kathryn Darby and Paul Nash) Cancer Nursing Practice
  • Edited (with Nick Shepherd) special edition of Journal of Adult Theological Education with a children’s and youth ministry focus, 2014
  • Solid Steps on Shifting Sand: Theological Education for Work with Children, Young People and Young Adults (with Nick Shepherd) Journal of Adult Theological Education 2014
  • The Spiritual Care of Sick Children: Reflections from a Participation Project (with Paul Nash and Kathryn Darby).  International Journal of Children’s Spirituality
  • Lessons on love and family from Mill Grove for an ordinand and theological educator. Journal of Adult Theological Education, 2012 
  • Regenerative Practice. Reflective Practice, June 2011
  • Sacralized Youth Work. Journal of Youth and Theology, November 2009
  • Raising Christian Consciousness: Creating Place (with Bob Mayo and Sylvie Collins Mayo) Journal of Youth and Theology 
  • Understanding Youth Ministry: Psychological Type Preferences of Youth Ministers (with Leslie Francis, Paul Nash and Charlotte Craig) Journal of Youth Ministry Vol 5(2) 2007 
  • The Ignatian Examen as a Tool for Developing Type (with Paul Nash) Type Face), 2005
  • A Martyr to the Cause: Learning from Dietrich Bonhoeffer.  Journal of Youth and Theology, 2004

 

Book reviews:

  • I have reviewed books for a range of peer reviewed journals including International Journal of Practical Theology, Modern Believing, Christian Education, Journal of Youth and Theology as well as been a peer reviewer for a range of articles in practical theology, chaplaincy, spiritual care and youth ministry, Publons has a list of the most recent.