Social Work: Social Work Practice

  • Social Work and Health Care Practice with Transgender and Nonbinary Individuals and Communities: Voices for Equity, Inclusion, and Resilience book cover

    Social Work and Health Care Practice with Transgender and Nonbinary Individuals and Communities

    Voices for Equity, Inclusion, and Resilience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shanna K. Kattari, M. Killian Kinney, Leonardo Kattari, N. Eugene Walls

    This book examines issues across the lifespan of transgender and nonbinary individuals whilst synthesizing conceptual work, empirical evidence, pedagogical content, educational experiences, and the voices of transgender and nonbinary individuals. It highlights the resilience and resistance of…

    Paperback – 2020-08-17 
    Routledge

  • Virtue Ethics in Social Work Practice book cover

    Virtue Ethics in Social Work Practice

    1st Edition

    By Richard Hugman, Manohar Pawar, Bill Anscombe, Amelia Wheeler

    Using evidence from research with practitioners, integrated with wider material about virtue ethics in the helping professions, this book explores important types of virtue that are central to developing and sustaining excellence in social work Comprised of ten chapters and drawing on extensive…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge

  • Bringing Micro to the Macro: Adapting Clinical Interventions for Supervision and Management book cover

    Bringing Micro to the Macro

    Adapting Clinical Interventions for Supervision and Management, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Supranovich, Richard Newmyer

    The field of human services is filled with clinicians turned managers. Many of these managers have not studied business and lack leadership and management experience. Bringing Micro to the Macro: Adapting Clinical Interventions for Supervision and Management shows social workers and other human…

    Paperback – 2020-07-28 
    Routledge

  • Making Change: Facilitating Community Action book cover

    Making Change

    Facilitating Community Action, 1st Edition

    By Jeanne L Anderson, Maurine H Pyle

    Every community has issues or opportunities that need to be addressed. The expert knowledge of community members could be the key to creating lasting change. By making community members into facilitators, Making Change: Facilitating Community Action suggests they can guide community members through…

    Paperback – 2020-07-16 
    Routledge

  • Contextual Safeguarding and Child Protection: Rewriting the Rules book cover

    Contextual Safeguarding and Child Protection

    Rewriting the Rules, 1st Edition

    By Carlene Firmin

    This book offers a complete account of Contextual Safeguarding theory, policy and practice frameworks for the first time. It highlights the particular challenge of extra-familial routes through which young people experience significant harm, such as child sexual exploitation, criminal exploitation,…

    Hardback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge

  • A History of the Roles and Responsibilities of Social Workers: From the Poor Laws to the Present Day book cover

    A History of the Roles and Responsibilities of Social Workers

    From the Poor Laws to the Present Day, 1st Edition

    By Michael Burt

    Tracing the origin of work with the ‘impotent poor’ under the Poor Laws, to social workers’ current responsibilities towards vulnerable people, this book introduces the reader to the way in which the identification of particular social problems at the end of the 19th century led to the emergence of…

    Hardback – 2020-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Critical Hospital Social Work Practice book cover

    Critical Hospital Social Work Practice

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Burrows

    Critical Hospital Social Work Practice sheds light on the fast-paced, high pressure role of the hospital social worker. At a time of public concern over the state of the NHS and the needs of a growing older population, the hospital social worker’s job is more important than ever. Yet, it is poorly…

    Hardback – 2020-05-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • The Future of Human Service Organizational & Management Research: Navigating Complex Frontiers book cover

    The Future of Human Service Organizational & Management Research

    Navigating Complex Frontiers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bowen McBeath, Karen Hopkins

    This book provides panoramic overviews of critical human service organizational and management practice challenges, as well as new and needed research frontiers.  The Future of Human Service Organizational & Management Research: Navigating Complex Frontiers invites researchers, educators, and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Implementing the Grand Challenge of Reducing and Preventing Alcohol Misuse and its Consequences book cover

    Implementing the Grand Challenge of Reducing and Preventing Alcohol Misuse and its Consequences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Audrey Begun, Diana DiNitto, Shulamith Lala A. Straussner

    ‘Reducing and Preventing Alcohol Misuse and Its Consequences’ is one of the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare’s Grand Challenges for Social Work, a programme launched in 2012. This book reports on the work of many social work and allied professions scholars, describing current…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • The Receiving End book cover

    The Receiving End

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noel Timms

    Originally published in 1973, The Receiving End looks at the British welfare services for deprived children. The book is comprised of essays from individuals that have been on the receiving end of the social help agencies, such as adoption societies, fostering agencies and children’s homes. Each…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Practice Research book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Practice Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lynette Joubert, Martin Webber

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Practice Research is the first international handbook to focus on practice research for social work. Bringing together leading scholars in the field from Europe, the USA and the Asia Pacific region, it provides an up-to-the minute overview of the…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Routledge Handbook of Social Work and Addictive Behaviors book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Work and Addictive Behaviors

    1st Edition

    Edited by Audrey L. Begun, Margaret M. Murray

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Work and Addictive Behaviors is a definitive resource about addictive behaviors, emphasizing substance misuse, gambling, and problematic technology use. Contents address their prevalence in various communities and populations globally, theories related to their…

    Hardback – 2020-04-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

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