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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Hancock, Molly R.
Principles of social work practice.
New York : Haworth Press, c1997
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Molly R Hancock
|ISBN:||0789060248 9780789060242 0789001888 9780789001887|
|Description:||xiii, 261 p. ; 22 cm.|
|Contents:||The principles and the social work encounter --
The ingredients of professional helping --
The ethical principles --
Respect for human worth and dignity: social work's philosophical base --
The client's well-being: the social worker's primary responsibility --
Confidentiality: the essential component of professional helping --
Principles required of the worker in the professional use of self --
Responsibility for self-awareness: the self as instrument in helping --
Acceptance: creating the climate for change --
The nonjudgmental attitude: understanding and evaluating, not assigning blame --
Controlled emotional involvement: the disciplined use of self as instrument --
Principles of method --
Individualization: who are these people and hat is their trouble? --
Purposeful expression of feeling: a necessary element in effective helping --
Self-determination: a right of all clients --
Involvement of the client in the helping process: sharing the work of change --
Empowerment: helping people take control of their lives.
|Series Title:||Haworth social work practice.|
|Responsibility:||Molly R. Hancock.|