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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Handbook of Anger Management

    Individual, Couple, Family, and Group Approaches

    By Ronald T. Potter-Efron, Ron Potter-Efron

    Get the most from your ability to work with clients suffering the effects of chronic angerThe Handbook of Anger Management provides therapists and counselors with a comprehensive review of anger and aggression management techniques, presenting specific guidelines to a number of immediately useful...

    Published March 9th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Growth and Development Through Group Work

    By Claudia Carson, Elizabeth Lewis, Anna Fritz

    Examine group work's roots and fundamental beliefs to get a glimpse of the future For more than 80 years, social group work has survived difficult times—a testament to the persistence of its practitioners as well as the strength of its methods. Growth and Development Through Group Work...

    Published October 12th 2004 by Routledge