Sociology: Events

Council on Social work Education-2017

2017Oct. 19th22nd

Location: Sheraton Dallas Hotel in downtown Dallas, Texas

Visit our booth! We provide researchers, professionals, lecturers and students with high quality Books, Journals, eProducts, Resources and Information in the subject of Sociology

The 2017 APM Theme is "Educating for the Social Work Grand Challenges," reflecting a call to action for all of us to work together to tackle our nation’s toughest social problems. This theme focuses on ways for social work educators to equip undergraduate and graduate students to develop and sustain innovative solutions to the 12 societal issues identified in the grand challenges. The Grand Challenges for Social Work is a groundbreaking initiative to champion social progress powered by science.

Featured Titles

  • Research for Effective Social Work Practice

    4th Edition

    By Judy L. Krysik, Jerry Finn

    In this book and companion custom website you will find: A social-work-practice oriented description of qualitative and quantitative research methods that engages rather than intimidates students Illustrations of real-life research and evaluation from different levels of social work practice,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-23 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Social Work Practice with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Gerald P. Mallon

    Although the vast majority of LGBT persons are healthy, resilient, and hardy individuals who do not seek social work intervention, some have been or will be clients in social work agencies. The third edition of Social Work Practice with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People updates this…

    Paperback – 2017-08-23
    Routledge

  • The Practice of Generalist Social Work

    4th Edition

    By Julie Birkenmaier, Marla Berg-Weger

    The fourth edition of The Practice of Generalist Social Work continues to teach students to apply micro, macro, and mezzo social work skills. This new edition strengthens the connection between the three levels of practice and is fully updated to the 2015 EPAS. This edition also contains more…

    Paperback – 2017-02-09
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Social Work in Health Settings

    Practice in Context, 4th Edition

    By Judith L.M. McCoyd, Toba Schwaber Kerson

    Social Work in Health Settings: Practice in Context maintains its use of the Practice in Context (PiC) decision-making framework to explore a wide range of social work services in health care settings. The PIC framework is used to cover a broad range of social work practice sites, settings and…

    Paperback – 2016-03-17
    Routledge

  • Spirituality Matters in Social Work

    Connecting Spirituality, Religion, and Practice

    By James R. Dudley

    Offering a focus that is lacking (or not clearly evident) in most spirituality books, Dudley addresses specific ways of incorporating spirituality into practice and integrates many of the contributions of other writers into an overall eclectic practice approach. His approach revolves around many of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-25
    Routledge

  • Social Work and Social Welfare

    An Invitation, 4th Edition

    By Marla Berg-Weger

    Social Work and Social Welfare: An Invitation is a best-selling text and website for introduction to social work courses. It provides students with the knowledge, skills, and values that are essential for working with individuals, families, groups, organizations, communities, and public policy in a…

    Paperback – 2016-02-18
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • The Social Work Assignments Handbook

    A Practical Guide for Students

    By Sarah Foote, Anne Quinney, Matt Taylor

    The Social Work Assignments Handbook is the complete guide to preparing for, carrying out and writing up a social work assignment or project. Designed to support students through their assignments from beginning to end, each stage is fully explained through friendly advice and practical guidance so…

    Paperback – 2013-05-23
    Routledge

  • Integrating Social Work Theory and Practice

    A Practical Skills Guide

    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