Social Work and Social Policy Products

  • The Routledge Handbook on Financial Social Work

    Direct Practice with Vulnerable Populations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Callahan, Jodi Jacobson Frey, Rachel Imboden

    The Routledge Handbook on Financial Social Work explicates the financial needs, issues, and interventions within populations and theoretical approaches, and it assists clinician practitioners in intervening expertly and comprehensively. This book covers a range of issues in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 
    Routledge

  • Critical Thinking

    Developing the Intellectual Tools for Social Justice, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Zornado, Jill Harrison, Daniel Weisman

    Critical Thinking presents, defines and explains the intellectual skills and habits of mind that comprise critical thinking and its relationship to social justice. Each of the sequential chapters includes detailed examples and learning exercises that guide the reader step by step from intellectual…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Changing the Paradigm of Homelessness

    1st Edition

    By Yvonne Vissing, Diane Nilan, Christopher Hudson

    Changing the Paradigm of Homelessness offers a comprehensive look at family housing distress related to the homelessness epidemic in the United States. This book explores the causes and consequences of this epidemic and proposes drastic changes in America’s historically ill-fated approach to family…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Suicide and Social Justice

    New Perspectives on the Politics of Suicide and Suicide Prevention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark E. Button, Ian Marsh

    Suicide and Social Justice unites diverse scholarly and social justice perspectives on the international problem of suicide and suicidal behavior. With a focus on social justice, the book seeks to understand the complex interactions between individual and group experiences with suicidality and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge

  • Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Older Adults

    A National Challenge for Policy, Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Melvin Delgado, Denise Humm-Delgado

    Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Older Adults discusses two converging problems: the aging baby boomer generation and the large percentage of the American population in prison. This book focuses on the treatment, re-entry, financial challenges, medical issues, and policy implications of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge

  • Care Communication

    Making a home in a Japanese eldercare facility, 1st Edition

    By Peter Backhaus

    This book studies communication in institutional eldercare. It is based on audio-recorded interactions between residents and staff in a Japanese care facility. The focus is on the morning care routines, which include getting the residents out of bed and ready for the day. Combining quantitative and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Good Enough Therapist

    Futility, Failure, and Forgiveness in Treatment, 1st Edition

    By Brad E. Sachs

    The Good Enough Therapist is a guidebook—not an instruction manual—written for beginning, intermediate and experienced clinicians. It encourages readers to explore, accept, and embrace their flaws and failings in a way that promotes effective treatment as well as personal growth. It focuses both on…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Promoting Resilience

    Responding to Adversity, Vulnerability, and Loss, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neil Thompson, Gerry R. Cox

    Promoting Resilience offers a fresh perspective that views resilience through a sociological lens, emphasizing the significance of loss issues and highlighting a range of practice implications across a wide range of fields. Drawing on the expertise of a wide range of contributors, the book…

    Paperback – 2019-11-22 
    Routledge

  • The Invisible Brain Injury

    Cognitive Impairments in Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke and other Acquired Brain Pathologies, 1st Edition

    By Aurora Lassaletta Atienza

    The Invisible Brain Injury recounts, in her own words, the experience of Aurora Lassaletta; a clinical psychologist who suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) after a traffic accident. Presenting her unique dual perspective as both a patient and a clinician, Aurora highlights the less visible…

    Paperback – 2019-11-22 
    Routledge
    After Brain Injury: Survivor Stories

  • Understanding the Psychological Soul of Spirituality

    A Guidebook for Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ralph L. Piedmont, Teresa A. Wilkins

    Understanding the Psychological Soul of Spirituality is a comprehensive exploration of spiritual constructs based on an empirical, evidence-based paradigm for understanding and addressing spirituality. In a field where there is no current consensus on spirituality, this book provides a much-needed…

    Paperback – 2019-11-21 
    Routledge

  • Marriage Trafficking

    Women in Forced Wedlock, 1st Edition

    By Kaye Quek

    This book examines the traffic in women for marriage, a phenomenon that has been largely overlooked in international efforts to address the problem of human trafficking. In contrast to current international and state-based approaches to trafficking, which tend to focus on sex trafficking and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Healing Trauma in Group Settings

    The Art of Co-Leader Attunement, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie Wise, Emily Nash

    Healing Trauma in Group Settings offers a unique focus on the highly valuable role of attuned co-leader relationships in the practice of healing trauma. Drawing on their extensive experience of co-leadership, the authors demonstrate how to maximize the potential for effective trauma work while…

    Paperback – 2019-11-20 
    Routledge

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