Social Work: Rural Social Work

  • Mental Health in Rural America: A Field Guide book cover

    Mental Health in Rural America

    A Field Guide

    By Ellen Greene Stewart

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of mental health in rural America, with the goal of fostering urgently needed research and honest conversations about providing accessible, culturally competent mental health care to rural populations. Grounding the work is an explanation of the history…

    Paperback – 2018-04-02 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Green Social Work book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Green Social Work

    Edited by Lena Dominelli

    Green social work espouses a holistic approach to all peoples and other living things – plants and animals, and the physical ecosystem; emphasises the relational nature of all its constituent parts; and redefines the duty to care for and about others as one that includes the duty to care for and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Rural Jail Reentry: Offender Needs and Challenges book cover

    Rural Jail Reentry

    Offender Needs and Challenges

    By Kyle C. Ward

    Today’s high recidivism rates, combined with the rising costs of jails and prisons, are increasingly seen as problems that must be addressed on both moral and financial grounds. Research on prison and jail reentry typically focuses on barriers stemming from employment, housing, mental health, and…

    Hardback – 2017-04-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Ageing Resource Communities: New frontiers of rural population change, community development and voluntarism book cover

    Ageing Resource Communities

    New frontiers of rural population change, community development and voluntarism

    Edited by Mark Skinner, Neil Hanlon

    Throughout the world’s hinterland regions, people are growing old in resource-dependent communities that were neither originally designed nor presently equipped to support an ageing population. This book provides cutting edge theoretical and empirical insights into the new phenomenon resource…

    Hardback – 2015-09-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Rural Families and Reshaping Human Services book cover

    Rural Families and Reshaping Human Services

    Edited by Jeanne F. Cook, Keith A. Alford, Jennifer Uhrich, Pat Conway

    This collection presents creative strategies and programs designed to address needs of families in the context of rural communities. Even before the most recent worldwide economic crisis, many rural families in the United States struggled to meet basic needs. As needs in rural communities have…

    Hardback – 2014-11-28
    Routledge

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