Social Work Products

  • Social Work

    Voices from the inside, 1st Edition

    By Viviene E. Cree, Ann Davis

    Social Work: Voices from the Inside offers unique insight into social work from the perspectives of those ‘on the inside’, that is, service users, carers and practitioners. Drawing on a narrative tradition, fifty-nine people from across the UK tell their stories about how and why social work came…

    Paperback – 2006-11-16

  • Group Care Practice with Children and Young People Revisited

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leon C. Fulcher, Frank Ainsworth

    Find out how group care for children has changed in the last 20 yearsGroup Care Practice with Children and Young People Revisited focuses on the core issues that shape the quality of care that’s provided in institutional and residential care settings, as well as day care services that rely on…

    Paperback – 2006-11-14

  • Community Action Research

    Benefits to Community Members and Service Providers, 1st Edition

    By Roger N. Reeb

    Discover how to better help those in your community in need of servicesCommunity Action Research comprehensively explores models for community action research, incorporating quantitative and qualitative research to highlight the advantages to community members as well as the volunteers/…

    Paperback – 2006-11-08

  • The Craft of Teaching About Families

    Strategies and Tools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah L. Berke, Steven K. Wisensale

    Learn how to develop and teach effective courses on the vital issues of family lifeThe Craft of Teaching About Families presents a variety of course designs, evaluation methods, and teaching techniques and strategies that can be used to address the complexities of family life. This unique book…

    Paperback – 2006-10-26

  • Trauma and Dissociation in a Cross-Cultural Perspective

    Not Just a North American Phenomenon, 1st Edition

    Edited by George F Rhoades Jr, Vedat Sar

    An international look at the similarities and differences of long-lasting traumaTrauma and Dissociation in a Cross-Cultural Perspective examines the psychological, sociological, political, economic, and cultural aspects of trauma and its consequences on people around the world. Dispelling the myth…

    Paperback – 2006-10-26

  • Families and Social Policy

    National and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda Haas, Steven K. Wisensale

    Empirical research that describes ways to best handle social problems concerning familiesLeading authorities’ studies show that from the effects of globalization many social and family problems and their solutions tend to be similar in nations world-wide. Families and Social Policy: National…

    Paperback – 2006-10-24

  • Making Joyful Noise

    The Art, Science, and Soul of Group Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Malekoff, Robert Salmon, Dominique Moyse Steinberg

    This diverse collection of articles by group work professionals who work in the classroom and in the field captures not only the art and science of social work with groups but also its soul, highlighting practice, teaching, and writing ideas that promote the power of group work - and the people who…

    Paperback – 2006-09-28

  • International Perspectives on Welfare to Work Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Hoefer, James Midgley

    Learn what you can do to promote social policy initiatives that really workInternational Perspectives on Welfare to Work Policy presents the latest available research on the various interpretations of “welfare-to-work” in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and Hong Kong,…

    Paperback – 2006-09-18

  • Evidence-Based Interventions for Community Dwelling Older Adults

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan M. Enguidanos

    A critical milestone in the evolution of evidence-based medicineEvidence-Based Interventions for Community Dwelling Older Adults presents an overview of significant evidence-based programs that can improve the health of seniors living in community-based settings. The book examines research…

    Paperback – 2006-09-05

  • Child Custody Litigation

    Allegations of Child Sexual Abuse, 1st Edition

    Learn what to do when allegations of child sexual abuse become part of the child custody processChild Custody Litigation: Allegations of Child Sexual Abuse is an invaluable resource for forensic mental health professionals involved with conducting custody evaluations in family court proceedings.…

    Paperback – 2006-08-30

  • The Role of the Outdoors in Residential Environments for Aging

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Rodiek, Benyamin Schwarz

    Discover the physical and mental benefits of outdoor spaces for the elderlyThe Role of the Outdoors in Residential Environments for Aging presents new insights on the positive role nature and the outdoors can play in the lives of older adults, whether they live in the community, in an…

    Paperback – 2006-08-22

  • The Impact of Welfare Reform

    Balancing Safety Nets and Behavior Modification, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher R. Larrison, Michael Sullivan

    Get a balanced, comprehensive analysis of the effects from 1996 welfare reformThe Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 was aimed at repairing the welfare system of the United States. The Impact of Welfare Reform: Balancing Safety Nets and Behavior Modification…

    Paperback – 2006-08-03

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