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  1. Social Work Practice with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Gerald P. Mallon

    A new, more comprehensive edition of the classic Social Work textAlthough the vast majority of LGBT persons are healthy, resilient, and hardy individuals who do not seek social work intervention, some have been or will be clients in social work agencies. Social Work Practice with Lesbian, Gay,...

    Published May 12th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Working with Vulnerable Adults

    By Bridget Penhale, Jonathan Parker

    Series: The Social Work Skills Series

    This text provides an understanding of current professional practice in social and health care, examining abuse of vulnerable adults and the ways in which social policy, welfare services and practitioners may compound or alleviate vulnerability. Working with Vulnerable Adults develops a sound...

    Published November 21st 2007 by Routledge

  3. The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System

    Through the Cracks

    By Lois Weinberg

    The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System tells the stories of 10 children in the foster care system from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds and the efforts by advocates to find them permanent places to live, appropriate schooling, and other essentials they need to...

    Published October 31st 2007 by Routledge

  4. Group Psychotherapy with Addicted Populations

    An Integration of Twelve-Step and Psychodynamic Theory, Third Edition

    By Philip J. Flores

    Be more effective in group therapy with addicted clients Group Psychotherapy with Addicted Populations: An Integration of Twelve-Step and Psychodynamic Theory, Third Edition is the newly revised edition of the classic text, that provides you with proven strategies for defeating alcohol and drug...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge

  5. Developing an Empirically Based Practice Initiative

    A Case Study in CPS Supervision

    Edited by Jenny L Jones, Paul Sundet

    Developing an Empirically Based Practice Initiative documents practice techniques that were used during a three-year training/demonstration project for child welfare supervisors working in the frontlines of child protection services in the Southeastern United States. This unique book is a guide to...

    Published October 14th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Working with Older People

    By John Harris, Denise Tanner

    Series: The Social Work Skills Series

    Working with older people has become an increasingly important part of social work education and practice. Whether studying community care, adult services, human growth and development, or social work processes and interventions, this book will be a vital source of information and help. Working...

    Published October 10th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Social Group Work with Cardiac Patients

    By Maurice Scott Fisher

    Series: Haworth Social Work in Health Care

    Develop a comprehensive understanding of cardiac disease process Cardiovascular problems are on the rise in America. Care providers need to understand the overall clinical and statistical significance these life-changing events have to patients and families alike. Social Group Work with Cardiac...

    Published October 1st 2007 by Routledge

  8. Human Behavior in the Social Environment from an African-American Perspective

    Second Edition

    By Letha A See

    Human Behavior in the Social Environment from an African-American Perspective, Second Edition is an updating of the classic text that presents leading black scholars discussing complex human behavior problems faced by African-Americans in today’s society. This new edition provides fresh theories...

    Published August 1st 2007 by Routledge

  9. Social Work and Child Abuse

    Still Walking the Tightrope?, 2nd Edition

    By Dave Merrick

    While social work practice with child abuse is a well-documented topic, this revised edition of Social Work and Child Abuse actually challenges and changes the focus of existing literature. Instead of concerning itself with the ways in which the task of preventing and detecting child abuse can be...

    Published September 13th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Mental Health Social Work

    Evidence-Based Practice

    By Colin Pritchard

    In Mental Health Social Work, Colin Pritchard draws on his many years of experience in research, teaching and practice in order to explore key issues for social workers who want to work in the mental health field. Mental health social work can be one of the most rewarding and one of the most...

    Published February 23rd 2006 by Routledge