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Forthcoming Social Work Practice Books

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  1. Practicing Rights

    Human Rights-Based Approaches to Social Work Practice

    By David Androff

    Social work Codes of Ethics of professional organizations around the world appeal to the concept of people having ‘rights’ that social workers need to respect and advocate for. However, it isn’t always clear how social workers can actually incorporate human rights-based approaches in their practice...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Social Work in a Global Context

    Issues and Challenges

    Edited by George Palattiyil, Dina Sidhva, Mono Chakrabarti

    Series: Routledge Advances in Social Work

    Social Work in a Global Context engages with, and critically explores, key issues that inform social work practice around the world. Social work can take many forms, and is differently understood in different parts of the world. However, at base, it can be seen as a profession which strives to...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training

    Preparing for and supporting practice

    Edited by Hilda Loughran, Wulf Livingston

    Substance use has become an increasingly common concern for all aspects of social work practice, and especially when working with mental health and vulnerable families. This requires all social workers to have sufficient education and training in alcohol and other drugs across a range of settings....

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Researching Critical Reflection

    Multidisciplinary Perspectives

    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. Examining the Relationship between Trauma and Addiction

    Edited by Shelly Wiechelt, Shulamith Lala A. Straussner

    Trauma, trauma-related disorders, substance use, and addictive disorders often co-occur, and frequently play a role in the problems and issues that social workers contend with in their practice with individuals, families, and communities. Research shows that there is a relationship between...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Contemporary Feminisms in Social Work Practice

    Edited by Nicole Moulding, Sarah Wendt

    Series: Routledge Advances in Social Work

    Contemporary Feminisms for Social Work Practice explores feminism as core to social work knowledge, practice and ethics. It not only demonstrates how gender-neutral perspectives and practices obscure gender but also how feminist social work practice can transform areas of social work not...

    To Be Published January 27th 2016 by Routledge

  7. Tackling Poverty and Social Exclusion

    Promoting Social Justice in Social Work, 3rd Edition

    By John Pierson

    In recent years, a new government and a difficult economic outlook have led to widespread changes in welfare services and the resources available to social workers. Policy around the concept of the socially excluded has moved on as a result. The third edition of this unique textbook seeks to...

    To Be Published February 27th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Social Theory for Social Work

    By Christopher Thorpe

    Series: Student Social Work

    Social theoretical concepts and models are at the very heart of social work practice and can provide frameworks with which to connect wider political and social processes with individual development and sense of selfhood. This textbook outlines in a clear, concise and applied manner exactly how...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

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