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Social work : an introduction

Author: Joyce Lishman; Jillian Brannan; Alastair Gibson; Chris Yuill
Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This essential introduction to the core knowledge and skills necessary for social work students spans the entire curriculum, integrating theory, policy and practice throughout, as well as addressing  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Lishman; Jillian Brannan; Alastair Gibson; Chris Yuill
ISBN: 1446208893 9781446208892 1446208885 9781446208885
OCLC Number: 880910925
Description: xxv, 507 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: pt. One Knowledge Base --
1. Values and ethics / Julian Bell --
2. Law / Heather Munro --
3. Politics and social policy / Mike Maas-Lowit --
4. Sociology / Chris Yuill --
5. Material circumstances, poverty and income inequality / Chris Yuill --
6. Psychological approaches: their application and relevance to social work / Carmen-Maria Fyfe --
7. Human growth and development / Clare Swan --
8.Communication and ICT / Jenny Blair --
9. Research and development in social work and social care / Joyce Lishman --
10. Reflective practice / Angela Duvollet --
pt. Two Assessment --
11. Generic issues in assessment and managing uncertainty / Jillian Brannan --
12. Models of assessment / Patrick Walker --
13. Risk assessment / Mike Shepherd --
14. Interprofessional practice / Jillian Brannan --
15. The voice of service users and carers / William Rae --
pt. Three Models of Intervention --
16. Relationship-based social work / Tuck-Chee Phung. Contents note continued: 17. Crisis intervention / Angela Duvollet --
18. Cognitive behavioural therapy: its practice and its place in social work / George Allan --
19. Task-centred intervention / Dave Humphrey --
20. Working in the life space / Jeremy Millar --
21. Person-centred planning and personalisation / Neil Gibson --
22. Narrative therapy / Inga Heyman --
23. Motivational interviewing / Anne Shirran --
24. The solution-focused approach / Jillian Brannan --
25. Counselling in social work / Fiona Feilberg --
pt. Four Interventions in Practice --
26. Working with children and young people --
Sharon Munro and Patrick Walker --
27. Methods of intervention in working with individuals with substance problems / Claire Marsden --
28. Working with adults: mental health / Mike Maas-Lowit --
29. Working with adults: criminal justice social work / Isobel Townsend --
30. Working with adults: learning disability / Fiona Feilberg. Contents note continued: 31. Working with adults: disability and sensory impairment / Sheila Slesser --
32. Social work interventions with older people / Iain Fisk --
33. Evaluation / Joyce Lishman.
Responsibility: edited by Joyce Lishman, Chris Yuill, Jillian Brannan, Alsstair Gibson.

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