Written in an interesting, accessible and informative manner, with 1600 entries this book is an ideal reference for human service professionals and students preparing for exams. Special features include: extensive cross-referencing, a directory of human service organizations, short biographies of important figures in the profession, a short history of human services, and specialized and slang terms specific to the human service profession.
A New Breed of Dictionary for the Human Service Worker in the 21st Century. McPheeters, A Definition of Human Services.The Father of Human Services. McPheeters, Early Steps in Human Services Education. Human Services Terms A to Z. Resources. Statistical Tests Used in Research; Parametric Tests; Nonparametric Tests; Major Psychoeducational Diagnostic Tools; Sources for Obtaining Ethical Guidelines and Other Pertinent Information; Popular Description Medicines for Psychiatric Conditions; Natural Remedies for Mental Health; Common Prescription Medicines for General Medical Conditions