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Autism and Solution-focused Practice

by Els Mattelin & Hannelore Volckaert

<p>To help clients with autism think differently about their future, practitioners need to think differently about autism...</p> <p>Solution-focused practice is founded on a firm belief that the full potential of every human being can be ...

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Autism Spectrum Disorders in Adults

by Bernardo Barahona Corrêa & Rutger-Jan van der Gaag

<p>In this book a group of international experts guide the reader through the clinical features of adults with autism spectrum disorders, describe the care needs of patients and their families, explain the evolution of the disorders into old ...

ISBN: 9783319427133

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Autoethnography

by Tony E. Adams, Stacy Holman Jones & Carolyn Ellis

<p>Autoethnography is a method of research that involves describing and analyzing personal experiences in order to understand cultural experiences. The method challenges canonical ways of doing research and recognizes how personal experience ...

ISBN: 9780190208868

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Basic Statistics in Multivariate Analysis

by Karen A. Randolph & Laura L. Myers

<p>The complexity of social problems necessitates that social work researchers understand and apply multivariate statistical methods in their investigations. In this pocket guide, the authors introduce readers to three of the more frequently ...

ISBN: 9780199982141

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Battered Women and Their Families

Intervention Strategies and Treatment Programs, Third Edition

by Albert R. Roberts, DSW, PhD, BCETS, DACFE

<p><strong>With a foreword by Barbara W. White, PhD, University of Texas at Austin</strong></p> <p><strong>The definitive work on battered women is now in a timely third edition.</strong></p> <p>Considered the complete, in-depth guide to ...

ISBN: 9780826103185

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Battered Women as Survivors

by Lee Ann Hoff

<p>First published in 1990, this book is basedon a field study of domestic abuse victims and their social network members. In a life history perspective, using values and network analysis, it uncovers the social context of a ‘secret’ crime ...

ISBN: 9781317202479

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Becoming Miracle Workers

Language and Learning in Brief Therapy

by Gale Miller

<p>Brief therapy is a postmodern treatment mode that treats problems as social constructions, encouraging those seeking treatment to replace personal troubles (negative stories) with new problem-solving skills (positive stories). The significant

ISBN: 9781351328302

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Behavioral Health Promotion and Intervention in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

by James K. Luiselli

<p>This book discusses the latest evidence-based practices and how they can be implemented to address health problems in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). It offers various intervention and prevention strategies for ...

ISBN: 9783319272979

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Behavioral Inhibition

Integrating Theory, Research, and Clinical Perspectives

by Koraly Pérez-Edgar & Nathan A. Fox

<p>This book examines three decades of research on behavioral inhibition (BI), addressing its underlying biological, psychological, and social markers of development and functioning. It offers a theory-to-practice overview of behavioral ...

ISBN: 9783319980775

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Behavioral Methods in Social Welfare

by Steven Paul Schinke, James. K Whittaker & Scott Briar

<p>&quot;Behavioral Methods in Social Welfare&quot; offers positive proof that behaviorism has come of age in social work. Steven Paul Schinke and the contributors to this volume are social work practitioners who document their attempts to ...

ISBN: 9781351327343

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Being Critically Reflective

Engaging in Holistic Practice

by Fiona Gardner

<p>Many students and practitioners are familiar with critical reflection but struggle to make space for it in their everyday practice. This book provides an accessible and practical introduction not only to doing critical reflection, but to ...

ISBN: 9781137276681

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Best Practice in Social Work

Critical Perspectives

by Karen Jones, Barry Cooper & Harry Ferguson

<p>Social work has laboured too long under a 'deficit' model that focuses on failings and problems of practice. Emphasising best practice, strengths and collaborative partnership this ambitious book seeks to redress the balance. Undergraduate ...

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Best Practice with Older People

Social Work Stories

by Karen Jones & Susanna Watson

<p>Social workers often have to handle a great deal of negativity in their working lives. This book celebrates social work practice at its most positive and influential and, in doing so, contributes to a growing literature on critical best ...

ISBN: 9781137368461

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Between Two Worlds of Father Politics

USA or Sweden?

by Michael Rush

<p>The essential message of the 'two regimes' model is that the social politics of fatherhood have taken on a global significance and that the USA and Sweden represent two ends on an international continuum of ways of understanding fatherhood. ...

ISBN: 9781784991616

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Beyond Bullying

Breaking the Cycle of Shame, Bullying, and Violence

by Jonathan Fast

<p>The first book to integrate shame research into a single overarching theory · Why are some kids magnets for bullying? · Why do gay teens commit suicide four times as frequently as &quot;straight&quot; teens? · Why do we have more men and ...

ISBN: 9780199383665

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Beyond Racial Divides

Ethnicities in Social Work Practice

by Lena Dominelli & Walter Lorenz

<p>Written by leading authorities in the field, this challenging book addresses complex issues of ethnicity and racial discrimination in ways that encourage further debate and analysis. Its main theme is that social work has been and remains, ...

ISBN: 9781351955577

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Beyond the Risk Paradigm in Mental Health Policy and Practice

by Sonya Stanford, Elaine Sharland, Nina Rovinelli Heller & others

<p>Modern society is increasingly preoccupied with fears for the future and the idea of preventing ‘the worst’. The result is a focus on attempting to calculate the probabilities of adverse events occurring – in other words, on measuring risk. ...

ISBN: 9781137441362

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Billy Says... Series

Six therapeutic storybooks to help children on their journey through fostering or adoption

by Joanne Alper

<p>This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what ...

ISBN: 9781784501716

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Black Single Mothers and the Child Welfare System

A Guide for Social Workers on Addressing Oppression

by Brandynicole Brooks

<p><em>Black Single Mothers and the Child Welfare System</em> examines the pressures, hardships, and oppression women of color face in the child welfare system, and how this affects social workers who investigate childhood abuse and neglect. ...

ISBN: 9781317449027

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Blame, Culture and Child Protection

by Jadwiga Leigh

<p>In recent years child protection issues have dominated media and public discourse in the UK. This book offers a unique perspective by giving voice to those social workers working within a profession which has become increasingly embedded in a

ISBN: 9781137470096

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