Social Work and Social Policy Products

  • Social Policies and Public Action

    1st Edition

    By Lavinia Bifulco

    The concept of public action is a magnifying lens for shedding light on the plurality of institutional and social actors interacting in policies. Taking into account a changing social world that is redefining the State and its instruments, it is well suited for picking out transformations that have…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Strategic Management in Public Organizations

    European Practices and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Joyce, Anne Drumaux

    Strategic Management in Public Organizations: European Practices and Perspectives offers the first wide-ranging survey and assessment of strategic management practices at various levels of government and public service in European countries. It shows that strategic management is much more than a…

    Paperback – 2018-08-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* Individuals Living with Dementia

    Concepts, Practice and Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Westwood, Elizabeth Price

    This groundbreaking collection is the first to focus specifically on LGBT* people and dementia. It brings together original chapters from leading academics, practitioners and LGBT* individuals affected by dementia. Multi-disciplinary and international in scope, it includes authors from the UK, USA,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Mental Health Screening and Monitoring for Children in Care

    A Short Guide for Children's Agencies and Post-adoption Services, 1st Edition

    By Michael Tarren-Sweeney

    Mental Health Screening and Monitoring for Children in Care provides a concise, step-by-step guide for children’s agencies on how to carry out mental health screening and monitoring for children and adolescents growing up in alternative care. Michael Tarren-Sweeney outlines unique universal mental…

    Paperback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge

  • Critical Theory and Qualitative Data Analysis in Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachelle Winkle-Wagner, Jamila Lee-Johnson, Ashley N. Gaskew

    Critical Theory and Qualitative Data Analysis in Education offers a path-breaking explanation of how critical theories can be used within the analysis of qualitative data to inform research processes, such as data collection, analysis, and interpretation. This contributed volume offers…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge

  • Art, Play, and Narrative Therapy

    Using Metaphor to Enrich Your Clinical Practice, 1st Edition

    By Lisa B. Moschini

    Art, Play, and Narrative Therapy shows mental health professionals how the blending of expressive arts, psychotherapy, and metaphorical communication can both support and enhance clinical practice. This book illuminates the ways in which metaphorical representations form who we are, how we interact…

    Paperback – 2018-07-06
    Routledge

  • Innocence Destroyed

    A Study of Child Sexual Abuse, 1st Edition

    By Jean Renvoize

    How common is child sexual abuse? How can victims and abusers best be treated? In Innocence Destroyed, originally published in 1993, the author uses interviews with victims and with experienced professionals, as well as new data from Britain, North America and Australia, to give a clear picture of…

    Paperback – 2018-07-02
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • LGBTQ Youth in Foster Care

    Empowering Approaches for an Inclusive System of Care, 1st Edition

    By Adam McCormick

    Representing an often overlooked population in social work literature, this book explores the experiences of LGBTQ youth as they navigate the child welfare system. Adam McCormick examines the entirety of a youth’s experience, from referral into care and challenges to obtaining permanency to aging…

    Paperback – 2018-06-29
    Routledge

  • Life at Home for People with a Dementia

    1st Edition

    By Ruth Bartlett, Tula Brannelly

    Life at Home for People with a Dementia provides an evidence-based and readable account of improving life at home for people with a dementia and their families. There are estimated to be 47 million people with a dementia worldwide, the majority of whom will live, or want to live, in their own home.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-26
    Routledge

  • It's My Life Now

    Starting Over After an Abusive Relationship, 3rd Edition

    By Meg Kennedy Dugan, Roger R. Hock

    Now in its third edition, It’s My Life Now is a guide for survivors who have left an abusive relationship. It addresses—in clear, non-threatening language—various issues associated with abuse and violence, including post-relationship emotions, psychological impact, dealing with children, personal…

    Paperback – 2018-06-22
    Routledge

  • Adolescent Mental Health

    Prevention and Intervention, 2nd Edition

    By Terje Ogden, Kristine Amlund Hagen

    Adolescence is a period characterized by both increased susceptibility to risks and new-found strength to withstand them. Whilst most young people are well equipped to manage the changes associated with growing up, other maladjusted and marginalized adolescents already have, or are at…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Paradoxes in Social Work Practice

    Mitigating Ethical Trespass, 1st Edition

    By Merlinda Weinberg

    In the helping professions, codes of ethics and decision-making models have been the primary vehicles for determining what constitutes ethical practice. These strategies are insufficient since they assume that shared meanings exist and that the contradictory universal principles of codes can be…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge

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