Social Work: Social Work Practice

  • Working with Vulnerable Adults book cover

    Working with Vulnerable Adults

    1st Edition

    By Bridget Penhale, Jonathan Parker

    This text provides an understanding of current professional practice in social and health care, examining abuse of vulnerable adults and the ways in which social policy, welfare services and practitioners may compound or alleviate vulnerability. Working with Vulnerable Adults develops a sound…

    Paperback – 2007-11-22
    Routledge
    The Social Work Skills Series

  • The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System: Through the Cracks book cover

    The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System

    Through the Cracks, 1st Edition

    By Lois Weinberg

    The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System tells the stories of 10 children in the foster care system from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds and the efforts by advocates to find them permanent places to live, appropriate schooling, and other essentials they need to…

    Paperback – 2007-11-01
    Routledge

  • Group Psychotherapy with Addicted Populations: An Integration of Twelve-Step and Psychodynamic Theory, Third Edition book cover

    Group Psychotherapy with Addicted Populations

    An Integration of Twelve-Step and Psychodynamic Theory, Third Edition, 1st Edition

    By Philip J. Flores

    Be more effective in group therapy with addicted clients Group Psychotherapy with Addicted Populations: An Integration of Twelve-Step and Psychodynamic Theory, Third Edition is the newly revised edition of the classic text, that provides you with proven strategies for defeating alcohol and drug…

    Paperback – 2007-10-22
    Routledge

  • Developing an Empirically Based Practice Initiative: A Case Study in CPS Supervision book cover

    Developing an Empirically Based Practice Initiative

    A Case Study in CPS Supervision, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny L Jones, Paul Sundet

    Developing an Empirically Based Practice Initiative documents practice techniques that were used during a three-year training/demonstration project for child welfare supervisors working in the frontlines of child protection services in the Southeastern United States. This unique book is a guide to…

    Paperback – 2007-10-15
    Routledge

  • Working with Older People book cover

    Working with Older People

    1st Edition

    By John Harris, Denise Tanner

    Working with older people has become an increasingly important part of social work education and practice. Whether studying community care, adult services, human growth and development, or social work processes and interventions, this book will be a vital source of information and help. Working…

    Paperback – 2007-10-11
    Routledge
    The Social Work Skills Series

  • Social Group Work with Cardiac Patients book cover

    Social Group Work with Cardiac Patients

    1st Edition

    By Maurice Scott Fisher

    Develop a comprehensive understanding of cardiac disease process Cardiovascular problems are on the rise in America. Care providers need to understand the overall clinical and statistical significance these life-changing events have to patients and families alike. Social Group Work with Cardiac…

    Paperback – 2007-10-02
    Routledge
    Haworth Social Work in Health Care

  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment from an African-American Perspective: Second Edition book cover

    Human Behavior in the Social Environment from an African-American Perspective

    Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Letha A See

    Human Behavior in the Social Environment from an African-American Perspective, Second Edition is an updating of the classic text that presents leading black scholars discussing complex human behavior problems faced by African-Americans in today’s society. This new edition provides fresh theories…

    Paperback – 2007-08-02
    Routledge

  • Social Work and Child Abuse: Still Walking the Tightrope? book cover

    Social Work and Child Abuse

    Still Walking the Tightrope?, 2nd Edition

    By Dave Merrick

    While social work practice with child abuse is a well-documented topic, this revised edition of Social Work and Child Abuse actually challenges and changes the focus of existing literature. Instead of concerning itself with the ways in which the task of preventing and detecting child abuse can be…

    Paperback – 2006-09-14
    Routledge

  • Mental Health Social Work: Evidence-Based Practice book cover

    Mental Health Social Work

    Evidence-Based Practice, 1st Edition

    By Colin Pritchard

    In Mental Health Social Work, Colin Pritchard draws on his many years of experience in research, teaching and practice in order to explore key issues for social workers who want to work in the mental health field. Mental health social work can be one of the most rewarding and one of the most…

    Paperback – 2006-02-24
    Routledge

  • Using Groupwork book cover

    Using Groupwork

    1st Edition

    By Mark Doel

    Written by an experienced groupworker and academic, this book promotes greater knowledge and understanding of groupwork and group processes, particularly in social work and social care settings. Incorporating both theory and practice, it provides a practical guide to those considering groupwork,…

    Paperback – 2005-11-10
    Routledge
    The Social Work Skills Series

  • Psychoanalytic Theory for Social Work Practice: Thinking Under Fire book cover

    Psychoanalytic Theory for Social Work Practice

    Thinking Under Fire, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marion Bower

    Written by practicing social workers and social work educators, this text analyzes modern psychoanalytic and psychosocial approaches to social work and relates them to current practices and values. Focusing on working with children and families, the text covers salient issues in social work…

    Paperback – 2005-09-22
    Routledge

  • The Task-Centred Book book cover

    The Task-Centred Book

    1st Edition

    By Peter Marsh, Mark Doel

    Task centred social work is one of the best known and most strongly supported approaches to social work practice. This text is a radical departure from traditional literature on social work methods. The main reference point is the voice of practitioners, service users and carers, as researched and…

    Paperback – 2005-05-19
    Routledge
    The Social Work Skills Series

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