Social Work Products

  • Developing an Empirically Based Practice Initiative

    A Case Study in CPS Supervision, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny L Jones, Paul Sundet

    Developing an Empirically Based Practice Initiative documents practice techniques that were used during a three-year training/demonstration project for child welfare supervisors working in the frontlines of child protection services in the Southeastern United States. This unique book is a guide to…

    Paperback – 2007-10-15

  • Working with Older People

    1st Edition

    By John Harris, Denise Tanner

    Working with older people has become an increasingly important part of social work education and practice. Whether studying community care, adult services, human growth and development, or social work processes and interventions, this book will be a vital source of information and help. Working…

    Paperback – 2007-10-11
    The Social Work Skills Series

  • Tradition and Policy Perspectives in Kinship Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rowena G. Wilson, Sandra Edmonds Crewe

    Kinship care is part tradition and part social welfare policy. Tradition and Policy Perspectives in Kinship Care examines the balance of the two perspectives and presents current practice challenges of formal and informal kinship care. This important resource focuses on both the needs of the…

    Paperback – 2007-10-03

  • Social Group Work with Cardiac Patients

    1st Edition

    By Maurice Scott Fisher

    Develop a comprehensive understanding of cardiac disease process Cardiovascular problems are on the rise in America. Care providers need to understand the overall clinical and statistical significance these life-changing events have to patients and families alike. Social Group Work with Cardiac…

    Paperback – 2007-10-02
    Haworth Social Work in Health Care

  • Familial Responses to Alcohol Problems

    1st Edition

    Edited by Judith L. Fischer, Miriam Mulsow, Alan W. Korinek

    Effective interventions for alcohol problems that devastate familiesAn individual’s alcohol abuse can devastate the rest of his or her family in various ways. Familial Responses to Alcohol Problems explores the latest research and state-of-the-art programs that provide effective strategies…

    Paperback – 2007-09-10

  • Interdisciplinary Community Development

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alice K Johnson Butterfield, Yossi Korazim-Korosy

    Interdisciplinary Community Development: International Perspectives is a unique look at the innovations in interdisciplinary community development around the world. International leaders in geography, public policy, administration, social work, education, and public health explore the latest…

    Paperback – 2007-09-06

  • Coming Out and Disclosures

    LGBT Persons Across the Life Span, 1st Edition

    By Ski Hunter

    LGBT persons face multiple challenges when entering the coming out process, regardless of their age or place in society. Coming Out and Disclosures: LGBT Persons Across the Life Span is a comprehensive guide to the coming out process for LGBT individuals, how to prepare for disclosure, and how…

    Paperback – 2007-08-21

  • Housing for the Elderly

    Policy and Practice Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philip McCallion

    Find out how housing options for the elderly are changing—and not always for the betterTo maintain or improve their quality of life, many seniors in the United States will move to new locations and into new types of housing. Housing for the Elderly addresses the key aspects of the transitions they’…

    Paperback – 2007-08-14

  • Community Collaborative Partnerships

    The Foundation for HIV Prevention Research Efforts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary M. McKay, Roberta L. Paikoff

    Find out how best to develop HIV prevention programs that workCommunity Collaborative Partnerships: The Foundation for HIV Prevention Research Efforts is a must read for anyone interested in developing prevention programs within high-risk urban environments. Illustrative case studies, quality…

    Paperback – 2007-07-11

  • Building Excellence

    The Rewards and Challenges of Integrating Research into the Undergraduate Curriculum, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine N. Dulmus, Karen M. Sowers

    Social work curriculum changes that really work.The Boyer Report and the Council on Social Work Education have placed expectations on universities and social work programs to make sure undergraduate students know how to develop, use, and communicate empirically-based knowledge. Building Excellence…

    Paperback – 2007-07-06

  • Social Work Practice in Community-Based Health Care

    1st Edition

    By Marcia Egan, Goldie Kadushin

    Make sure your practice skills are up-to-date with the changes brought on by managed careAs a result of escalating costs, the focus of health care in the United States has shifted from inpatient, hospital-based care to outpatient care in the community. Social Work Practice in Community-Based Health…

    Paperback – 2007-06-20

  • Social Work, Health, and International Development

    Compassion in Social Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Serge Dumont, Myreille St-Onge

    Sharpen your social work in health care knowledge and skillsSocial Work, Health, and International Development: Compassion in Social Policy and Practice presents leading international experts from a range of disciplines providing the latest in research, theory, and practical solutions to advance…

    Paperback – 2007-06-15

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