The Skills of Helping Individuals Families Groups and Communities

The Skills of Helping Individuals  Families  Groups and Communities
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Author: Lawrence Shulman,Denise Krause,Mark Cameron
Pages: 644
ISBN: 0534514138
Release: 2005
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Introduces a model for the helping process based on an interactional approach, which uses a number of theories and skills to build on the client helper relationship.

Exam Prep for Bundle Empowerment Series Direct Social

Exam Prep for  Bundle  Empowerment Series  Direct Social
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN:
Release: 2021
Editor: Unknown

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Empowerment Series Generalist Practice with Organizations and Communities

Empowerment Series  Generalist Practice with Organizations and Communities
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Author: Karen K. Kirst-Ashman,Grafton H. Hull, Jr.
Pages: 608
ISBN: 9781305943292
Release: 2016-12-05
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

EMPOWERMENT SERIES: GENERALIST PRACTICE WITH ORGANIZATIONS AND COMMUNITIES, 7th Edition is designed to help students better understand the dynamics of macro practice, and develop the competencies and practice behaviors required by the Council on Social Work Education's (CSWE) latest Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS). Authors Karen Kirst-Ashman and Grafton Hull are adept at creating interesting, realistic cases and practical examples that are skillfully woven into the main text. In clear and accessible writing, they emphasize the practical skills students will need to work effectively in the area of macro practice -- providing leadership, working with supervisors, managing conflict, working with the media, using new technological advances, fundraising, grant writing, and managing stress. The text continues to emphasize the connections between working for change in organizations and communities and the skills used in other generalist practice courses. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Research Methods for Social Work

Research Methods for Social Work
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Author: Allen Rubin
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1473755131
Release: 2011
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Empowerment Series Psychopathology A Competency based Assessment Model for Social Workers

Empowerment Series  Psychopathology  A Competency based Assessment Model for Social Workers
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Author: Susan W. Gray,Marilyn R. Zide
Pages: 480
ISBN: 9781305445536
Release: 2015-02-06
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Written by a practicing social worker, PSYCHOPATHOLOGY views mental disorders through the strengths perspective and applies a competency-based assessment model for understanding the subject matter. Featuring detailed, realistic vignettes of clinical practice situations, the text offers strategies for building on clients' strengths and resilience, and insights about social workers' role in working with the mentally ill. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, the up-to-date fourth edition summarizes the current state of knowledge about mental disorders, including a thorough integration of the DSM-V. It also integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the 2008 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Brooks Cole Empowerment Series Understanding Generalist Practice

Brooks Cole Empowerment Series  Understanding Generalist Practice
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Author: Karen K. Kirst-Ashman,Grafton H. Hull
Pages: 696
ISBN: 9781305177260
Release: 2014-03-14
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Organized around the authors' coherent and cohesive Generalist Intervention Model, this introductory guide to generalist social work practice gives students the knowledge and skills they need to work with individuals and families, as well as the foundation to work with groups, communities, and organizations. Updated to reflect current topics and practice, the book focuses on micro levels of social work practice while also discussing the interrelationship between the micro, mezzo, and macro levels. Part of the BROOKS/COLE EMPOWERMENT SERIES, UNDERSTANDING GENERALIST PRACTICE, 7th Edition, clearly identifies content related to the latest Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) with icons throughout the text. New learning objectives, which are correlated to chapter headings and summaries, guide students' reading and reinforce their understanding. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Social Welfare Policy and Social Programs

Social Welfare Policy and Social Programs
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Author: Elizabeth A. Segal
Pages: 318
ISBN: 0534644937
Release: 2007
Editor: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Offering a new values perspective, Elizabeth Segal's SOCIAL WELFARE POLICY AND SOCIAL PROGRAMS takes the student beyond identifying, describing, and analyzing social welfare policies. Segal demonstrates how the myriad values of diverse groups in America have influenced current policies, and helps students recognize that analysis takes place through the lens of these often opposing values. The dual themes of critical thinking and critical evaluation provide the framework of the book, and Segal's unique attention to international perspectives on values around social welfare policies and social programs heightens students' awareness of the global implications of social work around the world.

Direct Social Work Practice

Direct Social Work Practice
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 278
ISBN: 9384803065
Release: 2018
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Empowerment Series An Introduction to the Profession of Social Work

Empowerment Series  An Introduction to the Profession of Social Work
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Author: Elizabeth A. Segal,Karen E. Gerdes,Sue Steiner
Pages: 544
ISBN: 9781305465442
Release: 2015-01-02
Editor: Nelson Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The fifth edition of Segal, Gerdes, and Steiner’s AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PROFESSION OF SOCIAL WORK provides a balanced introduction to the social work profession and helps students to understand the role that the profession plays in the social welfare system. The authors’ supportive tone and experiential approach inspires interest in and enthusiasm toward future careers in social work. Case studies, personal stories, and exercises help students apply the concepts and truly understand what it means to be a social worker. The book is designed to encourage both knowledge building and self-exploration-skills that are essential in developing good social work practice. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, the fifth edition is completely up to date and thoroughly integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the most recent Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Brooks Cole Empowerment Series Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment

Brooks Cole Empowerment Series  Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment
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Author: Charles Zastrow,Karen Kirst-Ashman
Pages: 768
ISBN: 9781133708896
Release: 2012-02-02
Editor: Nelson Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Zastrow and Kirst-Ashman’s UNDERSTANDING HUMAN BEHAVIOR AND THE SOCIAL ENVIRONMENT looks at lifespan through the lens of social work theory and practice, covering human development and behavior theories within the context of family, organizational, and community systems. Using a chronological lifespan approach, the book presents separate chapters on biological, psychological, and social impacts at the different lifespan stages with an emphasis on strengths and empowerment. As part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, this edition is completely up to date and thoroughly integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the 2008 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Imperfect Cadence

Imperfect Cadence
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Author: Joyce Jones
Pages: 261
ISBN: 9781616632502
Release: 2010-08-10
Editor: Tate Publishing

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Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Empowering People

Empowerment Series  Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare  Empowering People
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Author: Charles Zastrow
Pages: 640
ISBN: 9781305388338
Release: 2016-03-04
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The bestselling introductory Social Work text on the market, Zastrow's INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE: EMPOWERING PEOPLE is lauded for being the most comprehensive and practical text available for beginning social workers. In addition to giving readers a thorough overview of the social work profession, this text offers a realistic view of social problems in contemporary society, equipping students with real-world insight that they can apply in practice. By presenting positive strategies in the context of the core values, ethics, skills, and knowledge base of today's professional social worker, Zastrow encourages students to think critically about new, workable methods for problem-solving and empowering clients. Case studies of contemporary social problems, exhibits, and tables help students apply concepts and compare and contrast issues. The twelfth edition has been thoroughly updated to align with the latest EPAS (2015) from CSWE, and offers insights into new and emerging issues from the field. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Empowerment Series Social Work and Social Welfare

Empowerment Series  Social Work and Social Welfare
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Author: Rosalie Ambrosino,Joseph Heffernan,Guy Shuttlesworth,Robert Ambrosino
Pages: 576
ISBN: 9781305480667
Release: 2015-02-03
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Reflecting the latest practices, accreditation requirements, and developments from the field, the eighth edition of bestselling SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE gives readers a broad understanding about the social work profession and the role it plays in the social welfare system. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, the text is completely up to date and thoroughly integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the current Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). With its signature systems/ecological approach to understanding social welfare, the book focuses on specific social welfare areas in which social workers play major roles in policy and practice. It adopts the philosophy that there are many reasons why social problems occur, and that students need to understand the history, values, and economic, political, and cultural factors that surround these issues and the attempts to solve or address them. Instead of presenting a specific political perspective, the authors encourage readers to think critically about issues in a new way. Each chapter opens with a vignette about a social worker in a specific setting and closes with information about the career opportunities for social workers in the area discussed. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Empowerment Series Understanding Generalist Practice

Empowerment Series  Understanding Generalist Practice
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Author: Karen K. Kirst-Ashman,Grafton H. Hull, Jr.
Pages: 704
ISBN: 9781305966864
Release: 2016-12-05
Editor: Nelson Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Organized around the coherent and cohesive Generalist Intervention Model, this guide to generalist social work practice incorporates the knowledge, skills, and professional values needed to work with individuals and families, as well as the foundation to work with groups, communities, and organizations. Updated with new material on empathy, interdisciplinary collaboration, working with LGBTQ clients and clients with disabilities, and other topics, the book focuses on micro levels of social work practice while also discussing the interrelationship among the micro, mezzo, and macro levels. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, UNDERSTANDING GENERALIST PRACTICE, 8th Edition, clearly identifies content related to the latest Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) with icons throughout the text. Learning objectives, correlated to chapter headings and summaries, guide students' reading and reinforce their understanding. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Empowerment Series Foundations of Social Policy Social Justice in Human Perspective

Empowerment Series  Foundations of Social Policy  Social Justice in Human Perspective
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Author: Amanda S. Barusch
Pages: 576
ISBN: 1305943244
Release: 2017-03-31
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Reflecting the idea that social justice is a primary mission of the social work profession, this text provides a thorough grounding in policy analysis -- with extensive coverage of policy practice and a unique emphasis on the human dilemmas inherent in the pursuit of social justice. Author Amanda Barusch introduces several philosophical perspectives on what constitutes social justice, and identifies values and assumptions reflected in contemporary policy debates. She makes policy personal, introducing people whose lives are influenced by U.S. policies, as well as those who have shaped these policies. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, FOUNDATIONS OF SOCIAL POLICY, 6th Edition, integrates the core competencies and practice behaviors outlined in the 2015 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Updated throughout, it also features a new chapter on crime and criminal justice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Empowerment Series Research Methods for Social Work

Empowerment Series  Research Methods for Social Work
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Author: Allen Rubin,Earl Babbie
Pages: 720
ISBN: 9781305633827
Release: 2017
Editor: Nelson Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Widely considered the best text for the course, RESEARCH METHODS FOR SOCIAL WORK strikes an optimal balance of quantitative and qualitative research techniques -- illustrating how the two methods complement one another and how they can be integrated in mixed-methods studies. Rubin and Babbie’s classic bestseller is acclaimed for its depth and breadth of coverage as well as for the authors’ clear and often humorous writing style. A rigorous and comprehensive presentation, combined with a reader-friendly approach, helps students overcome the fear factor often associated with this course. Examples from real-world settings help students see the connections between research and social work practice. The Ninth Edition continues to incorporate coverage of evidence-based practice, and aligns with other accreditation requirements based on the EPAS guidelines. It can be used across undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate levels of study. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Empowerment Series Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment

Empowerment Series  Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment
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Author: Charles Zastrow,Karen K. Kirst-Ashman,Sarah L. Hessenauer
Pages: 848
ISBN: 1337556475
Release: 2019-01-31
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

UNDERSTANDING HUMAN BEHAVIOR AND THE SOCIAL ENVIRONMENT, 11th Edition, looks at the lifespan through the lens of social work theory and practice, covering human development and behavior theories within the context of individual, family, group, organizational, and community systems. Using a chronological lifespan approach, the book presents separate chapters on biological, psychological, and social impacts at the different lifespan stages with an emphasis on strengths and empowerment. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, this edition is up to date and thoroughly integrates the core competencies and recommended behaviors outlined in the current Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Bowker s Complete Video Directory 2001

Bowker s Complete Video Directory 2001
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: 083524427X
Release: 2001
Editor: Unknown

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American Book Publishing Record

American Book Publishing Record
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015066180434
Release: 2006
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Empowerment Series The Skills of Helping Individuals Families Groups and Communities Enhanced

Empowerment Series  The Skills of Helping Individuals  Families  Groups  and Communities  Enhanced
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Author: Lawrence Shulman
Pages: 888
ISBN: 9781305465428
Release: 2015-01-29
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Enhanced Edition demonstrates how there are common elements, core processes, and skills across all stages of helping and throughout work with all populations--including individuals, families, groups, and communities. It defines, illustrates, and teaches helping skills and provides manageable models for understanding them. It also looks at the underlying process and its associated set of core skills. Part of the EMPOWERMENT SERIES, THE SKILLS OF HELPING INDIVIDUALS, FAMILIES, GROUPS, AND COMMUNITIES, ENHANCED, 8th Edition, integrates the core competencies and practice behaviors outlined in the current Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.