Social Work: Social Work Practice

  • An Introduction to Using Theory in Social Work Practice book cover

    An Introduction to Using Theory in Social Work Practice

    1st Edition

    By James A. Forte

    An Introduction to Using Theory in Social Work Practice equips the reader to use fourteen key social work theories to guide each phase of the planned change process, from engagement through to evaluation. Suitable for a generalist approach, this book illustrates the value of applying theory to…

    Paperback – 2014-01-07
    Routledge

  • Connecting Spirituality and Social Justice: Conceptualizations and Applications in Macro Social Work Practice book cover

    Connecting Spirituality and Social Justice

    Conceptualizations and Applications in Macro Social Work Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Sheridan

    Jim Wallis, well-known justice advocate and author, has stated that the two great hungers in the world today are for spirituality and social justice. Although social work and related fields have increasingly recognized the importance of addressing spirituality within clinical practice, less…

    Hardback – 2013-09-26
    Routledge

  • Caregiver Substance Use and Child Trauma: Implications for Social Work Research and Practice book cover

    Caregiver Substance Use and Child Trauma

    Implications for Social Work Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Staton-Tindall, Ginny Sprang, Lala Straussner

    Research has consistently shown that there is a link between caregiver substance use and child maltreatment, but less attention has been given to child trauma exposure. The co-occurrence of caregiver substance misuse and child trauma exposure is a prevailing problem that has confounded social work…

    Hardback – 2013-08-02
    Routledge

  • From Trauma to Healing: A Social Worker's Guide to Working with Survivors book cover

    From Trauma to Healing

    A Social Worker's Guide to Working with Survivors, 1st Edition

    By Ann Goelitz

    From Trauma to Healing: A Social Worker’s Guide for Working With Survivors is the next significant publication on trauma in the field of social work. Since September 11 and Hurricane Katrina, social workers have come together increasingly to consider how traumatic events impact practice. From…

    Paperback – 2013-02-22
    Routledge

  • International Social Work Practice: Case Studies from a Global Context book cover

    International Social Work Practice

    Case Studies from a Global Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joanna E. Bettmann, Gloria Jacques, Caren J. Frost

    International Social Work Practice compares and contrasts divergent social work approaches in countries around the world, providing students with a unique perspective on social work as it is actually practised. Using case studies from frontline practitioners from across the globe, this innovative…

    Paperback – 2012-11-13
    Routledge

  • Critical Reflection in Context: Applications in Health and Social Care book cover

    Critical Reflection in Context

    Applications in Health and Social Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Fook, Fiona Gardner

    Critical reflection enables practitioners – especially those within health and social care –to theorise from their own practice, improving and developing their work and practising both creatively and professionally. This book provides an accessible overview of the influential Fook/Gardner Critical…

    Paperback – 2012-09-27
    Routledge

  • A Handbook for Interprofessional Practice in the Human Services: Learning to Work Together book cover

    A Handbook for Interprofessional Practice in the Human Services

    Learning to Work Together, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Littlechild, Roger Smith

    A Handbook for Inter-professional Practice in the Human Services: Learning to Work Together is an essential text for all students of inter-professional education, and for practitioners looking to understand and develop better inter-agency working. With an emphasis on working collaboratively…

    Paperback – 2012-09-14
    Routledge

  • Integrating Social Work Theory and Practice: A Practical Skills Guide book cover

    Integrating Social Work Theory and Practice

    A Practical Skills Guide, 1st Edition

    By Pam Green Lister

    All social work students study theory and undertake practice placements. Integrating the two – so that each informs the other – is both essential and notoriously tricky. This accessible book demystifies the process and offers helpful evidence-based strategies for doing it successfully. Structured…

    Paperback – 2012-01-24
    Routledge
    Student Social Work

  • Psychology of Blacks: Centering Our Perspectives in the African Consciousness book cover

    Psychology of Blacks

    Centering Our Perspectives in the African Consciousness, 4th Edition

    By Thomas A Parham, Adisa Ajamu, Joseph L. White

    For courses in Introduction to Psychology, African American Psychology, African American Studies, Multicultural Counseling and Cross Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy.This text highlights the limitations of traditional psychological theories and approaches when applied to people of African…

    Paperback – 2010-10-07
    Psychology Press

  • Social Care with African Families in the UK book cover

    Social Care with African Families in the UK

    1st Edition

    By Viola Nzira

    This important text promotes understanding of the complexities and diversities of African family life. It stimulates creative thinking about how social care professionals can develop meaningful relationships and engage confidently and effectively with African families they encounter within work…

    Paperback – 2010-09-17
    Routledge

  • Key Themes in Health and Social Care: A Companion to Learning book cover

    Key Themes in Health and Social Care

    A Companion to Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adam Barnard

    Key Themes in Health and Social Care is a learning resource for students in health and social care. It provides an overview of foundational issues and core themes in the field and introduces key areas of debate, moving from an introductory level to in-depth discussion as the book progresses.…

    Paperback – 2010-09-03
    Routledge

  • Professional Development in Social Work: Complex Issues in Practice book cover

    Professional Development in Social Work

    Complex Issues in Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janet Seden, Sarah Matthews, Mick McCormick, Alun Morgan

    Social work practice in the twenty-first century is continually changing. Contemporary practitioners work in complex areas and have to do so quickly and competently. This text helps qualified social workers, as well as those about to qualify, to build on their initial studies in order to develop…

    Paperback – 2010-09-03
    Routledge
    Post-qualifying Social Work

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