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Advocacy And Social Work Practice

by Tom Wilks

This books fills the gap in the market for an accessible, general introduction to advocacy, specifically aimed at social workers. The book looks at the value base of advocacy as well as emphasising practice and skills such as assertiveness and ...

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Advocacy Practice for Social Justice

by Richard Hoefer

<p>Since the publication of its first edition in 2005,Â<em>Advocacy Practice for Social Justice</em>Âhas served as a clear, comprehensive, and practical resource for social work courses in advocacy, community practice, and macro practice. Now in

ISBN: 9780190916596

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Advocacy Skills for Health and Social Care Professionals

by Neil Bateman

<p>Most professionals working in health or social care will be required to act as advocates as part of their work. A social worker or community nurse may need to obtain extra benefits or a particular service for a client; a housing official may ...

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A Dynamic Method for Assessment of Individuals, Couples, Families, and Households

by Davor Jedlicka

<p>The need for a new method for assessment and imaging of families, couples, and individuals has emerged in response to changes in family forms during the twentieth century. In the twentieth century divorce, remarriage, out-of wedlock child ...

ISBN: 9781441993953

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African American Boys

Identity, Culture, and Development

by Faye Z. Belgrave & Joshua K. Brevard

<p> This book discusses current research on identity formation, family and peer influences, risk and resilience factors, and concepts of masculinity and sexuality in African American boys. Sorting out genuine findings from popular misconceptions

ISBN: 9781493917174

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African American Girls

Reframing Perceptions and Changing Experiences

by Faye Z. Belgrave

<p>Over the past 15 years, I have had the opportunityto conduct research and interv- tion programming with African American girls. Several of my graduate students, mostly African American women, pursuing their doctorates in psychology worked ...

ISBN: 9781441900906

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African Americans and Depression

Signs, Awareness, Treatments, and Interventions

by Julia F. Hastings, Lani V. Jones & Pamela P. Martin

<p>Depression does not discriminate, and yet the ways in which people and communities view and react to depression differ. The unique experiences of African Americans are often taken into account when examining other topics of interest, but ...

ISBN: 9781442230323

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After the Cradle Falls

What Child Abuse Is, How We Respond To It, And What You Can Do About it

by Melissa Jonson-Reid & Brett Drake

<p>There may be no other social problem so common, yet so little understood by the general public, as child abuse and neglect. This book is intended to help remedy that situation. <em>After the Cradle Falls</em> integrates examples from ...

ISBN: 9780190653040

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After-School Prevention Programs for At-Risk Students

Promoting Engagement and Academic Success

by Elaine Clanton Harpine

<p><em>After-School Prevention Programs for At-Risk Students</em> offers professionals a detailed framework for developing and enhancing after-school programs. Emphasizing a prevention focus and a group-centered interactive approach, the book's ...

ISBN: 9781461474166

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Aging in Comparative Perspective

Processes and Policies

by Ian Gillespie Cook & Jamie Halsall

<p>This book examines the key aging processes in seven countries (United States, United Kingdom, Sweden, Japan, China, Nepal, and South Africa) and the main policies that have been, and are being, developed to deal with this rapid change in the ...

ISBN: 9781461419785

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All About Ben

Helping Children with Attachment Issues to Understand Their Feelings

by Dorothy Markham & Aileen O'Donnell

<p>'When I am ready, I need you to talk to me and help me understand my feelings...' This reassuring story helps children aged 5+ with attachment issues to understand their feelings, open up to a caring adult and learn how to choose positive ...

ISBN: 9781784508876

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Alternative Offender Rehabilitation and Social Justice

Arts and Physical Engagement in Criminal Justice and Community Settings

by Janelle Joseph & Wesley Crichlow

<p ><span style="font-style:italic;" >Alternative Offender Rehabilitation and Social Justice</span> addresses the contentious issue of how to improve rehabilitation in the criminal justice system. The contributors demonstrate that although there

ISBN: 9781137476838

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American Families and the Future

Analyses of Possible Destinies

by Roma S Hanks, Marvin B Sussman & Barbara H Settles

<p>As the world heads into the twenty-first century, individuals and their families are being confronted with a more diverse array of possible life experiences than has ever existed before. Changes in longevity, marriage, fertility, employment, ...

ISBN: 9781317764861

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An Insight into Dementia Care in India

by Leena Mary Emmatty

<p>Most literature available on caregiving discusses forms of care and programmes for the elderly in the west. <strong>An Insight into Dementia Care in India</strong>, based on original research studies will help bridge the gap between the ...

ISBN: 9789352801176

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An Integrative Paradigm for Mental Health Care

Ideas and Methods Shaping the Future

by James H. Lake

<p>This crucial volume provides a concise overview of the conceptual foundations and clinical methods underlying the rapidly emerging subspecialty of integrative mental healthcare. It discusses methods for guiding practitioners to individualized

ISBN: 9783030152857

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An Introduction To Applying Social Work Theories And Methods

by Barbra Teater

A student-friendly introduction to social work theories and methods, drawing on current social work research. ...

ISBN: 9780335247646

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An Introduction To Social Work Practice

by Melanie Parris

This workbook provides ideal preparation for students wanting to become self aware and self evaluative before moving into practice for the first time. ...

ISBN: 9780335238422

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An Introduction to Social Work Theory

by David Howe

<p>Social workers need to recognize the critical role that theory plays both in the way they make sense of what is going on and in the way they order their work. Such recognition clarifies practice for both the worker and the client. David ...

ISBN: 9781351958691

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Analyzing Single System Design Data

by William Nugent

<p>Single system, or single case, design studies are a convenient method for evaluating practice, allowing professionals to track clients' response to treatment and change over time. They also allow researchers to gather data where it might be ...

ISBN: 9780190451479

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Anger Management

by Owen Jones

<p>I hope that you will find the information helpful, useful and profitable.</p> <p>The information in this ebook on various aspects of anger management and subjects related to it is organized into 15 chapters of about 500-600 words each.</p> ...

ISBN: 1230000895019

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