Social Work: Social Work Education

  • 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 UK. In 2015, a mixed group of service users and social work academics wondered how, and if, the field had moved…

    Hardback – 2018-02-27 
    Routledge

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

    Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning in Social Work

    Current Issues and Future Directions

    Edited by Paul A. Kurzman

    This books 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 – 2018-01-24 
    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 – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Simply Psychology book cover

    Simply Psychology

    4th Edition

    By Michael W. Eysenck

    Simply Psychology, fourth edition, is an engaging and reader-friendly introduction to the key principles of psychology. Organized around the major approaches to the subject, it covers biological, developmental, social, and cognitive psychology, as well as individual differences. Supported by a…

    Paperback – 2017-11-06
    Routledge

  • Action Learning in Health, Social and Community Care: Principles, Practices and Resources book cover

    Action Learning in Health, Social and Community Care

    Principles, Practices and Resources

    By John Edmonstone

    This comprehensive guide covers all aspects of action learning, one of the most widely used development methods in health, social and community care. The book addresses the theory and practice of action learning in these fields, and considers action learning as an adult educational ethos as well as…

    Paperback – 2017-09-22
    CRC Press

  • Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training: Preparing for and supporting practice book cover

    Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training

    Preparing for and supporting practice

    Edited by Hilda Loughran, Wulf Livingston

    Substance use has become an increasingly common concern for all aspects of social work practice, and especially when working with mental health and vulnerable families. This requires all social workers to have sufficient education and training in alcohol and other drugs across a range of settings.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Examining the Relationship between Trauma and Addiction book cover

    Examining the Relationship between Trauma and Addiction

    Edited by Shelly Wiechelt, Shulamith Lala A. Straussner

    Trauma, trauma-related disorders, substance use, and addictive disorders often co-occur, and frequently play a role in the problems and issues that social workers contend with in their practice with individuals, families, and communities. Research shows that there is a relationship between…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Social Work Doctoral Education: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Social Work Doctoral Education

    Past, Present and Future

    Edited by Paul A. Kurzman

    The rapid expansion of doctoral education in social work is changing academia, and expanding the expectations of education for professional practice. This volume focuses on the early development, gradual evolution and present status of social work doctoral education. Relevant for social work…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • The Education of Children and Young People in State Care book cover

    The Education of Children and Young People in State Care

    Edited by Sonia Jackson, Ingrid Hojer

    Young people who leave care with few or no educational qualifications are at very high risk of social exclusion in adulthood. Yet in the past their education has attracted little attention from researchers or professionals. Studies by the editors and contributors to this volume show that the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Supervision in Social Work: Contemporary Issues book cover

    Supervision in Social Work

    Contemporary Issues

    Edited by Liz Beddoe, Jane Maidment

    Supervision is currently a "hot topic" in social work. The editors of this volume, both social work educators and researchers, believe that good supervision is fundamental to the development and maintenance of effective practice in social work. Supervision is seen as a key vehicle for continuing…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Private Troubles or Public Issues?: Challenges for Social Work Research book cover

    Private Troubles or Public Issues?

    Challenges for Social Work Research

    Edited by Walter Lorenz, Ian Shaw

    This book bears testimony to the value of a progressive form of academisation of social work education in most European countries, including former communist countries which had to re-establish social work education. It also manifests the confidence of contributors in belonging to a serious…

    Hardback – 2017-05-23
    Routledge

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