Bibliometrics in Social Work examiness the cross-disciplinary field of bibliometrics, including the multiple techniques and applications that have been described in the scholarly literature. Moving beyond this general overview, the authors examine applications of bibliometrics in social work....
Published May 4th 2006 by Routledge
100 Years at Mount Sinai
An absorbing exploration of the growth of social work at the Mount Sinai Medical CenterThe Social Work-Medicine Relationship: 100 Years at Mount Sinai explores the lessons learned in the formation and management of social work departments in health care, through the perspective of the hospital...
Published March 10th 2006 by Routledge
A Biopsychosocial Vulnerability-Stress Model
A uniqueand effectiveapproach to mental health practiceClinical Case Management for People with Mental Illness combines theory, practice, and plenty of clinical examples to introduce a unique approach to case management that’s based on a biopsychosocial vulnerability-stress...
Published January 27th 2006 by Routledge
Contributions and Opportunities
The most current information--in the words of the top men in their fields!In this unique book, the leaders of the major United States Institutions--the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the National Institute on Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse--present intriguing statements on the future of...
Published December 20th 2001 by Routledge
An essential resource for social work professionals!As the focus of the health care industry shifts from predominantly hospital-based care to out-patient managed care, social workers must adapt to a new environment. Owing to changes driven by major advances in medical care knowledge, technology,...
Published October 26th 2000 by Routledge
Quality of Life in Long-Term Care provides long-term care professionals and persons responsible for training staff at long-term care facilities with guidelines for developing a quality of life that enables elderly persons, even those physically or mentally challenged, to achieve life satisfaction...
Published July 31st 1996 by Routledge
This illuminating resource for social workers focuses on theory and practice with pediatric populations with special needs such as terminal, chronic, and long-term illness. Such populations present social workers with a unique set of challenges and complexities, especially as care for these...
Published October 25th 1995 by Routledge
In this insightful book, a broad group of social work managers discusses what makes an effective social work administrator. The contributing authors describe their work and work environment, detailing what qualities and traits are needed--within themselves, their co-workers, and their organizations...
Published August 30th 1995 by Routledge
New Implications for Health and Social Services
The contributing authors of this volume--respected authorities on health care and social work--describe the shift from hospital based care to ambulatory patient and family focused community based services. Social Work in Ambulatory Care assists readers who need to develop, plan, and implement new...
Published November 17th 1994 by Routledge
This classic book provides a wealth of useful ideas about management of social work in health care settings. Each chapter, written by a recognized leader in health care management or in the social work profession, features state-of-the-art knowledge on planning, operating, controlling, educating,...
Published January 1st 1984 by Routledge