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1st Edition

Professionalism, Boundaries and the Workplace

Edited By

Nigel Malin

ISBN 9780415192637
Published February 3, 2000 by Routledge
282 Pages

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Book Description

Professionalism, Boundaries and the Workplace is a practical text that examines a range of sensitive issues concerned with managing and maintaining professional boundaries between worker and client. It uses experiences from probation, social work, the NHS, small business and church settings. A number of issues are addressed including:
*the relationship between personal and professional values
*changing professional-client relationships
*definitions of 'being professional'
*conflicts arising from different understandings of professionalism.



Nigel Malin is Professor of Social Work and Community Studies at the University of Derby; he is well respected for his work on community care.