A Guide for Reluctant Researchers
This unique textbook explores practice-based research (PBR), using numerous practice examples to actively encourage and engage students and practitioners to embrace research as a meaningful support for their practice. Whilst evidence-based practice gives practitioners access to information about "...
Published November 3rd 2011 by Routledge
What Kids Need to Talk About
Learn how to better clinically serve risky adolescentsfrom the clients themselves!Clinical and Research Uses of an Adolescent Mental Health Intake Questionnaire: What Kids Need to Talk About explores the research on adolescent behavior culled from the answers to a...
Published August 14th 2005 by Routledge
Social Work in Hospital Settings
Design more effective social work programs with research data from your clinical files!A well-planned research program helps social workers provide consistent, effective services to their clients, but stretched budgets and tight schedules make it difficult to find the resources for data gathering....
Published May 7th 2002 by Routledge
Planning, Implementation, and Service Enhancement
Here is a detailed look at the design, development, and successful implementation of a utilization-focused, computerized information system in an agency serving children, youths, and families. This important book describes Boysville of Michigan?s effort to create a model of information utilization...
Published October 11th 1993 by CRC Press
Explores the interplay between the recent broader changes affecting the welfare state (fiscal crisis, cost containment, privatization, etc.) and the restructuring of social service work, and the implications for the line practitioner....
Published September 29th 1992 by Routledge
Innovations for Practice and Administration
Here is a comprehensive review of the science and art of research utilization available in social work today. Written by the field’s most experienced and pioneering practitioners on the topic, this important book examines the new practice-research models that have evolved in social work over the...
Published September 8th 1992 by Routledge