Social Work: Social Work Education

  • Microaggressions and Social Work Research, Practice and Education book cover

    Microaggressions and Social Work Research, Practice and Education

    Edited by Michael S. Spencer

    While blatant forms of racism and discrimination have largely been condemned in our society, systematic oppression and racism can be manifested in a less obvious form, as ‘microaggressions’. The term, originally developed in the 1970s by Chester Peirce to describe the ways in which Black people…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Working with Domestic Violence: Contexts and Frameworks for Practice book cover

    Working with Domestic Violence

    Contexts and Frameworks for Practice

    By Deborah Walsh

    This textbook aims to equip social workers and human services practitioners with the knowledge and skills to work effectively with both the victims and perpetrators of domestic violence. Whilst acknowledging the occurrence of domestic violence in all contexts, this book places its primary focus on…

    Paperback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge

  • Self Help in Health and Social Welfare: England and West Germany book cover

    Self Help in Health and Social Welfare

    England and West Germany

    Edited by Stephen Humble, Judith Unell

    Originally published in 1989, Self Help in Health and Social Welfare looks at the current World Health Organization policy that encourages self-help in health. The book suggests that this can more readily be achieved by international collaboration and exchange of ideas. England and West Germany are…

    Hardback – 2018-08-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Leadership in Child and Family Practice book cover

    Leadership in Child and Family Practice

    Edited by Margarita Frederico, Maureen Long, Nadine Cameron

    This edited collection situates the wellbeing and safety of vulnerable children as the focus of leadership. It provides a guide to theories and practice of leadership for those who want to make a difference to the lives of these children and their families. Drawing on the experience of a highly…

    Paperback – 2018-06-05
    Routledge Academic

  • Gymtherapy: Developing emotional wellbeing and resilience in children through the medium of movement book cover

    Gymtherapy

    Developing emotional wellbeing and resilience in children through the medium of movement

    By Rebekah Pierre

    This highly practical resource introduces the concept of ‘Gymtherapy’; a pioneering approach to working with children that uses movement as a means of promoting emotional wellbeing. Gymtherapy brings together the physical and emotional benefits of activity alongside the importance of safeguarding…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge

  • Distance Learning and Online Education in Social Work book cover

    Distance Learning and Online Education in Social Work

    Edited by Paul A. Kurzman, R.Paul Maiden

    This edited collection focuses on the early development, gradual evolution, and present status of distance learning and online education in the social work profession. Relevant for social work students and educators in baccalaureate, masters and doctoral programs, this book is an authoritative…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • Service User Involvement in Social Work Education book cover

    Service User Involvement in Social Work Education

    Edited by Hugh McLaughlin, Joe Duffy, Brendan McKeever, June Sadd

    In 2006, Social Work Education produced the first special edition (vol. 25, no. 4) on service user and carer involvement in social work education, with all of the articles coming from the United Kingdom. In 2015, a mixed group of service users and social work academics wondered how, and if, the…

    Hardback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge

  • Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning in Social Work: Current Issues and Future Direction book cover

    Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning in Social Work

    Current Issues and Future Direction

    Edited by Paul A. Kurzman

    This book focuses on the present development, gradual evolution, and current status of social work continuing education. The contributors demonstrate the rapidly growing importance of continuing education (CE) in the social work profession; look closely at present trends; and address the emerging…

    Hardback – 2018-01-16
    Routledge

  • International Perspectives on Group Work: Leadership, Practice, Research, and Teaching book cover

    International Perspectives on Group Work

    Leadership, Practice, Research, and Teaching

    Edited by Ana Puig, Bogusia Skudrzyk, Julieta Monteiro-Leitner, A. Michael Hutchins

    The counselling profession in the United States is calling for increased international collaboration, engagement, and understanding of the global issues which impact the way in which counsellors conduct their professional practice, teaching, and research. This book captures the experiences of group…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Teacher Management in China: The Transformation of Educational Systems book cover

    Teacher Management in China

    The Transformation of Educational Systems

    By Eva Huang, John Benson, Ying Zhu

    Education has long been highly valued in China, and continues to be highly valued, both by the state, which appreciates the value of education for maintaining China's economic rise, and by parents, who, affected by the One Child Policy, devote a large proportion of their incomes to their one…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Group Work Stories Celebrating Diversity book cover

    Group Work Stories Celebrating Diversity

    Edited by Andrew Malekoff

    Group Work Stories Celebrating Diversity is a most timely book about group work practice and education that highlights the theme of diversity, which encompasses acceptance and respect for various dimensions of difference. Dimensions of diversity include race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge

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