1st Edition

Groupwork With Women/Groupwork With Men An Overview of Gender Issues in Social Groupwork Practice

By Beth Reed, Charles Garvin Copyright 1983
    208 Pages
    by Routledge

    208 Pages
    by Routledge

    This important book focuses on the subject of gender as a factor to be considered in forming and managing groups in social work practice.

    Contents BASIC ISSUES
    • Gender Issues in Social Group Work: An Overview
    • Transcending the Effects of Sex Composition in Small Groups
    • Women Leaders in Small Groups: Social-Psychological, Psychodynamic, and Interactional Perspectives
    • Gender Issues Related to Group Social Skills Training
    • Sexual Identity Issues in Group Work: Gender, Social Sex Role, and Sexual Orientation Considerations
    • The Distinctive Attribute of Feminist Groups
    • Managing Conflict in All-Women Groups
    • Re-Examining Women’s Roles: A Feminist Group Approach to Decreasing Depression in Women
    • The All-Women’s Consciousness Raising Group as a Component of Treatment for Mental Illness
    • A Self-Help Group for Women in Abusive Relationships
    • An Overview of Men’s Groups
    • Searching for the Hairy Man
    • Treatment Groups for Violent Men: Two Approaches
    • Reference Notes Included


    Beth Reed, Charles Garvin