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  1. 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 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  2. 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 15th 2007 by Routledge

  3. 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 11th 2007 by Routledge

  4. 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 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  5. 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 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  6. 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 14th 2006 by Routledge

  7. 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 24th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Using Groupwork

    By Mark Doel

    Series: The Social Work Skills Series

    Written by an experienced groupworker and academic, this book promotes greater knowledge and understanding of groupwork and group processes, particularly in social work and social care settings. Incorporating both theory and practice, it provides a practical guide to those considering groupwork,...

    Published November 10th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Psychoanalytic Theory for Social Work Practice

    Thinking Under Fire

    Edited by Marion Bower

    Written by practicing social workers and social work educators, this text analyzes modern psychoanalytic and psychosocial approaches to social work and relates them to current practices and values. Focusing on working with children and families, the text covers salient issues in social work...

    Published September 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  10. The Task-Centred Book

    By Peter Marsh, Mark Doel

    Series: The Social Work Skills Series

    Task centred social work is one of the best known and most strongly supported approaches to social work practice. This text is a radical departure from traditional literature on social work methods. The main reference point is the voice of practitioners, service users and carers, as researched and...

    Published May 19th 2005 by Routledge