Professionalism, Boundaries and the Workplace

Edited by Nigel Malin

© 1999 – Routledge

282 pages

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Paperback: 9780415192637
pub: 1999-12-23
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Hardback: 9780415192620
pub: 1999-12-23
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About the Book

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.

About the Editor

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.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC025000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Work