Taylor & Francis India: Social Work Theory

  • Key Debates in Social Work and Philosophy book cover

    Key Debates in Social Work and Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Tom Grimwood

    In order to practice effectively in today’s complex and changing environment, social workers need to have an understanding of how contemporary cultural and philosophical concepts relate to the people they work with and the fields they practice in. Exploring the ideas of philosophers, including…

    Paperback – 2015-09-18
    Routledge

  • Evidence-based Practice in Social Work: Development of a New Professional Culture book cover

    Evidence-based Practice in Social Work

    Development of a New Professional Culture, 1st Edition

    By Haluk Soydan, Lawrence A. Palinkas

    The role of evidence-based practice is one of most central and controversial issues in social work today. This concise text introduces key concepts and processes of evidence-based practice whilst engaging with contemporary debates about its relevance and practicality. Evidence-based Practice in…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
    Routledge

  • Youth Justice in Context: Community, Compliance and Young People book cover

    Youth Justice in Context

    Community, Compliance and Young People, 1st Edition

    By Mairéad Seymour

    Youth Justice in Context examines the influence of legislative, organizational, policy and practice issues in shaping what constitutes compliance and how non-compliance is responded to when supervising young offenders in the community. It also addresses the impact of adolescent developmental…

    Paperback – 2014-03-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Skills for Using Theory in Social Work: 32 Lessons for Evidence-Informed Practice book cover

    Skills for Using Theory in Social Work

    32 Lessons for Evidence-Informed Practice, 1st Edition

    By James A. Forte

    Using theory, research evidence and experiential knowledge is a critical component of good social work. This unique text is designed to help social work students and practitioners to integrate theorizing into practice, demonstrating how to search for, select and translate academic knowledge for…

    Paperback – 2014-02-04
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Using Theory in Social Work Practice book cover

    An Introduction to Using Theory in Social Work Practice

    1st Edition

    By James A. Forte

    An Introduction to Using Theory in Social Work Practice equips the reader to use fourteen key social work theories to guide each phase of the planned change process, from engagement through to evaluation. Suitable for a generalist approach, this book illustrates the value of applying theory to…

    Paperback – 2014-01-07
    Routledge

  • Connecting Spirituality and Social Justice: Conceptualizations and Applications in Macro Social Work Practice book cover

    Connecting Spirituality and Social Justice

    Conceptualizations and Applications in Macro Social Work Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Sheridan

    Jim Wallis, well-known justice advocate and author, has stated that the two great hungers in the world today are for spirituality and social justice. Although social work and related fields have increasingly recognized the importance of addressing spirituality within clinical practice, less…

    Hardback – 2013-09-26
    Routledge

  • From Trauma to Healing: A Social Worker's Guide to Working with Survivors book cover

    From Trauma to Healing

    A Social Worker's Guide to Working with Survivors, 1st Edition

    By Ann Goelitz

    From Trauma to Healing: A Social Worker’s Guide for Working With Survivors is the next significant publication on trauma in the field of social work. Since September 11 and Hurricane Katrina, social workers have come together increasingly to consider how traumatic events impact practice. From…

    Paperback – 2013-02-22
    Routledge

  • Critical Reflection in Context: Applications in Health and Social Care book cover

    Critical Reflection in Context

    Applications in Health and Social Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Fook, Fiona Gardner

    Critical reflection enables practitioners – especially those within health and social care –to theorise from their own practice, improving and developing their work and practising both creatively and professionally. This book provides an accessible overview of the influential Fook/Gardner Critical…

    Paperback – 2012-09-27
    Routledge

  • Integrating Social Work Theory and Practice: A Practical Skills Guide book cover

    Integrating Social Work Theory and Practice

    A Practical Skills Guide, 1st Edition

    By Pam Green Lister

    All social work students study theory and undertake practice placements. Integrating the two – so that each informs the other – is both essential and notoriously tricky. This accessible book demystifies the process and offers helpful evidence-based strategies for doing it successfully. Structured…

    Paperback – 2012-01-24
    Routledge
    Student Social Work

  • Sociology for Social Workers and Probation Officers book cover

    Sociology for Social Workers and Probation Officers

    2nd Edition

    By Viviene E. Cree

    How does a social work student make the connection between sociological knowledge and day-to-day social work? Sociology for Social Workers and Probation Officers provides an introduction to sociological ideas and research and places them firmly into the context of actual social work practice. It…

    Paperback – 2010-05-26
    Routledge
    Student Social Work

  • Social Work Placements: A Traveller's Guide book cover

    Social Work Placements

    A Traveller's Guide, 1st Edition

    By Mark Doel

    Placements can be one of the most exciting parts of your social work training but also one of the most daunting. This Guide will help you to make the most of your practice learning opportunities. The guide highlights how you can make the most of your placement, as well as anticipating some of the…

    Paperback – 2009-11-12
    Routledge
    Student Social Work

  • Evidence-based Social Work: A Critical Stance book cover

    Evidence-based Social Work

    A Critical Stance, 1st Edition

    By Mel Gray, Debbie Plath, Stephen Webb

    Evidence-based practice is now a core element of many governments’ approaches to policy-making and social intervention. It has become a powerful movement that promises to change the content and structure of social work and its allied professions. Its emergence has generated much debate and raised…

    Paperback – 2009-05-11
    Routledge

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