The Social Work Business (State of Welfare) by John Harris

By John Harris

Social paintings has develop into a company. the normal contrast drawn among social paintings as a non-commercial task within the public and voluntary sectors of the welfare country and personal advertisement actions pushed by means of the market's revenue rationale has principally disappeared. In The Social paintings Business John Harris addresses the advent and consolidation of industrial considering and methods of working in social paintings and considers the results for provider clients, carers, voluntary organizations and social workers.

The booklet lines the improvement of the social paintings enterprise from its institution less than Thatcherism to its modernisation lower than New Labour. It appears to be like intimately on the use of capitalist quarter equipment - the heightened use of surveillance, the rise in managerial keep an eye on, alterations in paintings practices - and the way this can be being mirrored in social paintings education.

The Social paintings Business presents a thorough reappraisal of the far-reaching alterations the career has passed through. The resources of uneasiness skilled through many social employees, confronted with a change within the organisational tradition during which they paintings, are thrown into sharp reduction and unfolded for debate.

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Oxford Textbook of Palliative Social Work by Terry Altilio, Shirley Otis-Green

By Terry Altilio, Shirley Otis-Green

The Oxford Textbook of Palliative Social Work is a finished, evidence-informed textual content that addresses the wishes of execs who offer interdisciplinary, culturally delicate, biopsychosocial-spiritual deal with sufferers and households residing with life-threatening affliction. Social employees from diversified settings will make the most of its foreign scope and wealth of sufferer and relatives narratives. distinct to this scholarly textual content is its emphasis at the collaborative nature inherent in palliative care. This definitive source is edited by way of prime palliative social paintings pioneers who collect an array of overseas authors who supply clinicians, researchers, policy-makers, and lecturers with a extensive variety of content material to counterpoint the tips steered through the nationwide Consensus venture for caliber Palliative Care.

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Developments in Psychiatry in India: Clinical, Research and by Savita Malhotra, Subho Chakrabarti

By Savita Malhotra, Subho Chakrabarti

The quantity evaluates significant advancements in psychiatry in India from the Nineteen Fifties, and highlights the components the place Indian psychiatry has contributed to the improvement of the topic world wide. The chapters evaluate foreign in addition to Indian advancements in psychiatry and its sub-specialities. quite a lot of scientific, study and policy-related subject matters were lined within the quantity, which starts with an outline of the historical past of psychiatry in India, relocating directly to advancements in numerous sub-specialities of psychiatry within the final 60 years or so. It then in particular discusses advancements in psychology and psychodynamics, common grownup and baby psychiatry, substance use psychiatry, group psychiatry, liaison psychiatry, and different psychiatric sub-specialities. advancements in therapy, the prestige of educating and repair in psychiatry and felony concerns relating to the perform of psychiatry in India also are incorporated. The individuals to this quantity are nationally and the world over well-known specialists in several parts of psychiatry. such a lot of them have had a few organization, or are presently linked, with the dept of Psychiatry on the submit Graduate Institute of clinical schooling and study, Chandigarh, India.

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Social Welfare: Structure and Practice by David Macarov

By David Macarov

The historical past, motivations, affects and very important concerns in social welfare coverage and perform are tested during this e-book. David Macarov explains how social welfare coverage originated and the way it's maintained throughout the interplay of 5 motivations: mutual relief, faith, politics, economics and beliefs. He discusses the most important contributions to the advance of social welfare from the prestigious figures of Martin Luther, Adam Smith and Charles Darwin. The publication concludes with an exam of poverty and unemployment and a overview of coverage responses to those social difficulties.

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Developing Good Practice in Community Care: Partnership and by John Harris, Vicky White

By John Harris, Vicky White

Drawing jointly thought and perform, this publication offers directions for stable perform in community-care paintings. The participants describe the making plans and implementation of pioneering projects in the neighborhood, examine their effectivenss and description their sensible implications within the mild of the present legislative framework. The collaborative action-research initiatives with community-care groups can be utilized as case reports for college students and post-qualifying social employees and as a tradition source for more matured pros. They comprise an area rehabilitation scheme built together by way of the social and wellbeing and fitness providers, the implementation and improvement of a race-equality technique in partnership with ethnic-minority groups, and a scheme for linking person social staff to normal perform clinics. Key recommendations reminiscent of risk-taking, guardianship and empowerment are tested, and the participants spotlight the primary significance of partnership and participation in community-care perform.

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Forensic Social Work: Psychosocial and Legal Issues in by Dr. Tina Maschi PhD LCSW ACSW, Dr. Carolyn Bradley PhD

By Dr. Tina Maschi PhD LCSW ACSW, Dr. Carolyn Bradley PhD LCSW LCADC, Kelly Ward PhD LCSW LCADC

"[T]his booklet presents functional perform tips to boot as...interviewing and evaluate tips....[A]n beneficial resource of data for college kids, practitioners, researchers and educators." -Karen M. Sowers, PhD Dean, college of Tennessee collage of Social paintings despite their box of perform, all social employees needs to know how criminal concerns effect the monetary, mental, emotional, and social matters that their consumers face. but criminal matters are hardly ever built-in in social paintings schooling in a significant and functional manner. as a result, it really is primary that social employees achieve the interdisciplinary wisdom of the legislation and rules that have an effect on their buyer populations. This groundbreaking textual content broadens the normal definition of forensic social paintings to incorporate the criminal matters encountered in all social paintings settings-family and social companies, schooling, baby welfare, psychological health and wellbeing, dependancy therapy, juvenile and legal platforms, and immigration providers. Advocating a collaborative process, this booklet will let social staff to navigate the complicated social and felony matters that impact their consumers. contains discussions of the typical felony matters all social employees face: how you can support meet simple buyer wishes resembling source of revenue, nutrition, and take care of rules and perform with sufferers of violence the connection among university social paintings and the legislations review and remedy of kid abuse and overlook The criminal wishes of consumers with psychological overall healthiness and habit matters Forensic perform in juvenile and felony justice platforms powerful perform with immigrants, refugees, and sufferers of human trafficking electronic instructor's fabrics on hand upon request. electronic mail to achieve quick entry to: Forensic Interviewing most sensible Practices pattern Psychiatric review pattern swift Psychosocial evaluation record pattern Syllabus for Forensic Social paintings classes Strengths-based Psychosocial evaluate and remedy making plans define

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One hundred years of social work : a history of the by Therese Jennissen, Colleen Lundy

By Therese Jennissen, Colleen Lundy

One Hundred Years of Social Work is the 1st finished historical past of social paintings as a occupation in English Canada. geared up chronologically, it presents a severe and compelling examine the inner struggles and debates within the social paintings occupation over the process a century and investigates the responses of social employees to a number of very important occasions. A crucial subject within the publication is the long-standing fight of the pro organization (the Canadian organization of Social employees) and person social staff to reconcile development prestige with the advertising social motion.

The publication chronicles the early heritage of the secularization and professionalization of social paintings and examines social employees roles in the course of either global wars, the melancholy, and within the period of postwar reconstruction. It contains sections on civil defence, the chilly conflict, unionization, social paintings schooling, rules of the career, and different key advancements as much as the top of the 20 th century.

Drawing on huge archival learn in addition to own interviews and secondary literature, the authors supply powerful educational proof of a occupation that has continued many very important adjustments and maintains to suggest for a simply society and a responsive social welfare country.

One Hundred Years of Social Work can be of curiosity to social employees, social paintings scholars and educators, social historians, specialist institutions and an individual drawn to figuring out the advanced nature of individuals and associations.

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Direct Social Work Practice: Theory and Skills, 9th Edition by Dean H. Hepworth, Ronald H. Rooney, Glenda Dewberry Rooney,

By Dean H. Hepworth, Ronald H. Rooney, Glenda Dewberry Rooney, Kim Strom-Gottfried

The 9th version of DIRECT SOCIAL paintings perform: idea and talents prepares you for potent real-world perform. full of case examples, illustrations, and confirmed studying reports from the authors in addition to different social paintings practitioners, the publication integrates the key theories and talents that direct social paintings practitioners have to comprehend and grasp, incomes the e-book its acceptance because the vintage resource for assisting scholars study direct perform talents. additionally, as a part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment sequence, the 9th version is totally modern and punctiliously integrates the middle abilities and suggested perform behaviors defined within the 2008 academic coverage and Accreditation criteria (EPAS) set by way of the Council on Social paintings schooling (CSWE). Video demonstrations can be found at the non-compulsory CourseMate web site and make sure scholar studying reports are as as regards to genuine lifestyles as attainable.

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The Black Family: Strengths, Self-Help, and Positive Change by Sadye Logan, G Herring

By Sadye Logan, G Herring

With various choices designed to augment the aim of empowering consumers to take cost in their lives, this revised and up to date moment version of The Black relations serves a two-fold goal. It extends the small yet growing to be physique of strength-oriented literature to incorporate African-American households and it serves as a average extension of present texts on African-American households to supply social employees and the schooling group with a broader framework for figuring out the wishes of Black households. providing either a learn orientation and a tradition point of view, this publication may still entice social paintings educators and practitioners curious about relatives companies, overall healthiness and psychological future health settings, and baby and public welfare.

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Sociology and Social Work by Jo Cunningham

By Jo Cunningham

Sociological views and their software to social paintings are an inherent a part of the QAA benchmark statements within the social paintings measure. additionally, graduates needs to know the way sociological views can be utilized to dissect societal and structural impacts on human behaviour at person, workforce and group degrees. This fully-revised moment variation encompasses a new bankruptcy on social type and welfare and is mapped to the hot specialist services Framework for Social paintings.

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