Social Work Products

  • HUSITA7-The 7th International Conference of Human Services Information Technology Applications

    Digital Inclusion—Building A Digital Inclusive Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by C. K. Law, Yu Cheung Wong, John Yat Chu Fung

    In today’s information society, to make a real and lasting impact on human welfare takes applications of information technology aimed at enhancing access to all. HUSITA7-The 7th International Conference of Human Services Information Technology Applications: Digital Inclusion-Building a Digital…

    Paperback – 2007-06-11

  • International Korean Adoption

    A Fifty-Year History of Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Ja Sook Bergquist, M. Elizabeth Vonk, Dong Soo Kim, Marvin D. Feit

    Discover the roots of international transracial adoptionInternational Korean Adoption: A Fifty-Year History of Policy and Practice explores the long history of international transracial adoption. Scholars present the expert multidisciplinary perspectives and up-to-date research on this most…

    Paperback – 2007-05-30

  • Contemporary Issues of Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roberta R. Greene

    Make sure your clients get the best possible care throughout their livesContemporary Issues of Care presents the latest research findings on human behavior and the social environment for social workers practicing at the individual, family, and community levels. This timely book applies the…

    Paperback – 2007-05-14

  • Social Networks in Youth and Adolescence

    1st Edition

    By John Cotterell

    This thoroughly revised new edition looks at the nature of social networks, their changing configurations, and the forces of influence they unleash in shaping the life experiences of young people between the ages of 12 and 25 years. The author draws on both social and psychological research to…

    Paperback – 2007-05-10
    Adolescence and Society

  • Sources and Expressions of Resiliency in Trauma Survivors

    Ecological Theory, Multicultural Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary R Harvey, Pratyusha Tummala-Narra

    Examine the resiliency capacities of traumatized individuals and communitiesSources and Expressions of Resiliency in Trauma Survivors provides a framework for understanding how-and why-resiliency is essential to the challenges of post-traumatic recovery. This unique book examines how this framework…

    Paperback – 2007-03-15

  • Asian Tsunami and Social Work Practice

    Recovery and Rebuilding, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ngoh Tiang Tan, Allison Rowlands, Frances K. O. Yuen

    Asian Tsunami and Social Work Practice presents an inside look at the complicated nature of disaster preparedness and how it relates to poverty, trauma, community development, and service delivery systems. Health, human services, and mental health professionals from countries still reeling from the…

    Paperback – 2007-03-07

  • Faith-Based Social Services

    Measures, Assessments, and Effectiveness, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie C. Boddie, Ram A. Cnaan

    Read the latest studies on the effectiveness of religious-based services—and the problems revealed in the assessmentThe Charitable Choice provision and the Bush Administration’s National Faith-Based Initiative have broadened the scope of social services delivered through faith-based organizations.…

    Paperback – 2007-02-20

  • Fostering Social Work Gerontology Competence

    A Collection of Papers from the First National Gerontological Social Work Conference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine J. Tompkins, Anita L. rosen

    Inspire the next generation of gerontological social workersThe growing number of people over the age of 65 in the United States has increased the demand for social workers who are trained to work with the elderly—a demand that’s in danger of not being met. Fostering Social Work Gerontology…

    Paperback – 2007-02-06

  • Prevention of Intimate Partner Violence

    1st Edition

    By Sandra Stith

    Stop intimate partner violence before it startsIntimate partner violence touches everyone. With more than 1 million cases reported each year, this pervasive social problem has devastating effects on victims, families, and communities. Prevention of Intimate Partner Violence presents a comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2007-01-12

  • Relocation Issues in Child Custody Cases

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip M. Stahl, Leslie M. Drozd

    Find out how evaluators, mediators, and judges deal with the issues of relocation in divorced familiesIn the past, the relocation of a parent or child in custody cases was rarely a problem for divorced families—there was little conflict and little need for court intervention. But with the…

    Paperback – 2007-01-08

  • Information Technology and Evidence-Based Social Work Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Judith Dunlop, Michael J. Holosko

    Learn to use the latest technological advances in evidence-based social workSocial work practice can be positively or negatively impacted by the advance of technology. Advances and applications must be up-to-date as possible, yet they may be ineffective if not simple enough to easily learn and use.…

    Paperback – 2007-01-03

  • Family and Aging Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francis G. Caro

    Learn how public policies can help families provide the care their elderly relatives needFamily and Aging Policy examines how public initiatives to assist the elderly in the United States, Canada, Singapore, Denmark, and Sweden can impact families who provide them with long-term care. For the…

    Paperback – 2006-12-14

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