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Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

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  1. Key Debates in Social Work and Philosophy

    By Tom Grimwood

    In order to practice effectively in today’s complex and changing environment, social workers need to have an understanding of how contemporary culture and concepts – including ideas like marginalisation and professionalization – relate to the people they work with and the fields they practice in....

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Domestic Violence Perpetrators

    Evidence-Informed Responses

    By John Devaney, Anne Lazenbatt, Maurice Mahon

    Series: Routledge Advances in Social Work

    Domestic violence is a serious, widespread public, social and health problem that affects the lives of many women, children and men. There is also evidence to suggest it has one of the highest rates of recidivism. This comprehensive book provides an overview of what we know – and don’t know – about...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Human Rights Approach to Disability

    Cases and Materials

    By Andreas Dimopoulos

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability provides a thorough examination of issues relating to disability from a human rights perspective. The book analyses how social theory concepts such as the social model of disability and disablism need to inform our interpretation of philosophical and legal...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Researching Critical Reflection

    Perspectives on improving practice

    Edited by Jan Fook, Val Collington, Fiona Ross, Gillian Ruch, Linden West

    Critical reflection helps professionals to learn directly from their practice experience, so that they can improve their own work in an ongoing and flexible way – something essential in today’s complex and changing organisations. It allows change to be managed in a way which enables individuals to...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Understanding Loss

    A Guide for Caring for Those Facing Adversity

    By Judith Murray

    Loss and consequent grief permeates nearly every life changing event, from death to health concerns to dislocation to relationship breakdown to betrayal to natural disaster to faith issues. Yet, while we know about particular events of loss independently, we know very little about a psychology of...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Grief

    An introduction

    By Richard Gross

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Therapeutic Assessment and Intervention in Child-care Legal Proceedings

    Engaging families in successful rehabilitation

    By Mike Davies

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    This book draws upon the author’s first-hand clinical experience as an Expert Witness in child and family legal proceedings to explore the success of psychotherapy assessments and interventions. Focusing on families who are seeking to be re-united after the removal of their children into foster...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Techniques of Grief Therapy

    Assessment and Intervention

    Edited by Robert A. Neimeyer

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Techniques of Grief Therapy: Assessment and Intervention continues where the acclaimed Techniques of Grief Therapy left off, offering innovative interventions in grief and bereavement counseling and therapy to address the needs of the bereaved. This new volume provides a variety of specific and...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Abuse, Mental Illness and Recovery in Everyday Lives

    Beyond Trauma

    By Nicole Moulding

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

    Abuse, Mental Illness and Recovery in Everyday Lives offers new insights into the social dimensions of emotional distress in abuse-related mental illness, and explores the many interconnections between gendered violence, different forms of abuse and poor mental health. Looking at how individuals...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Learning Through Observation in Social Work

    A Bio-Psychosocial and Developmental Perspective

    By Claudia Megele

    Observation has long been recognised as an important and valuable component of social work teaching and learning and is an essential part of social work training programmes. Learning Through Observation in Social Work develops the reader’s understanding and appreciation of observation, its...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge