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Revisiting the use of self : questioning professional identities

Author: Deena Mandell
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : Canadian Scholars' Press, ©2007.
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Offers the reader a historical/developmental overview of the concept of 'use of self' and explores its adequacy for contemporary ethical practice. This book provides the reader with first-person,  Read more...


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Deena Mandell
OCLC Number: 762967393
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 20 juin 2011).
Description: 1 online resource (1 texte électronique (xv, 233 p.))
Contents: * Acknowledgements* Introduction - Deena Mandell* Introducing the Contributors* Chapter 1: Use of Self: Contexts and Dimensions - Deena Mandell* Chapter 2: Self as Subjectivity: Toward a Use of Self as Respectful Relations of Recognition - Amy Rossiter* Chapter 3: The Mo-Hebrew Conundrum: How Anti-Semitism in the Aboriginal Community Changed My Professional and Personal Identity as a Social Worker - Jeff D'Hondt* Chapter 4: Structuring Social Work Use of Self - Jill Grant* Chapter 5: Power and Status Contradictions - Paul Morrel* Chapter 6: Encounters in Social Work Practice - Martha Kuwee Kumsa* Chapter 7: Hope Has Two Daughters: Critical Practice within a Women's Prison - Shoshana Pollack* Chapter 8: Managing Paradox in the Use of Self: The Case of Family Group Conferencing - Jeannette Schmid* Chapter 9: On the Merits of Psychological Autopsies: Why Reflexive Use of Self Is Important for Community Social Work Practitioners - Ginette Lafreniere* Chapter 10: "In and Against" the Community: Use of Self in Community Organizing - Eric Shragge* Chapter 11: Accomplishing Professional Self - Gerald de Montigny* Chapter 12: Ethical Use of the Self: The Complexity of Multiple Selves in Clinical Practice - Merlinda Weinberg
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This volume makes a significant contribution by expanding the core notion of the 'use of self,' integrating recent theories and contextual approaches, broadening the scope of our understanding and Read more...

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