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A guide to writing for human service professionals

Author: Morley D Glicken
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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"Straightforward and concise, the second edition of A Guide to Writing for Human Service Professionals offers students and professionals practical tools to improve their writing. In his animated and highly accessible teaching voice, Morley D. Glicken presents the rules of punctuation, grammar, and APA style in jargon-free language that’s easy to understand. Chapters include detailed, real-world examples on how to  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Glicken, Morley D.
Guide to writing for human service professionals.
London ; New York : Rowman & Littlefield International, Ltd., [2017]
(DLC) 2017023700
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Morley D Glicken
ISBN: 9781538106198 1538106191 9781538106204 1538106205
OCLC Number: 973908433
Notes: Earlier edition published as: A guide to writing for human services professionals,
Description: xii, 238 pages ; 27 cm
Contents: Writing is just talking with a few rules --
Getting started --
Punctuation and grammar --
Using the correct word --
The APA crib sheet --
Plagiarism, proper credit to original sources, falsifying data, and the role of human subjects protection --
Writing objective client assessments and case notes --
Business letters, referrals, complaints, letters to the editor, mission statements, committee minutes, and reference letters --
Resumes and cover letters --
Locating relevant information for reports and research proposals --
Writing the research report --
Requesting money --
Writing for the popular press: book reviews, press releases, creative articles --
Writing course outlines, professional workshops, and brochures --
Using the internet and the laws governing privacy: HIPAA --
How writing can change our lives.
Responsibility: Morley D. Glicken.

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Comprehensive, engaging, and concise, the second edition of A Guide to Writing for Human Service Professionals offers students and professionals practical tools to improve their writing.  Read more...

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