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Social workers' desk reference

Author: Kevin Corcoran; Albert R Roberts
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press USA, [2015].
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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People all over the world are confronted by issues such as poverty, a lack of access to quality education, unaffordable and or inadequate housing, and a lack of needed health and mental services on a daily basis. Due to these issues, there is a need for social workers who have access to relevant and timely scholarly materials in order to meet the needs of those facing these issues. The social, psychological, and  Read more...
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Corcoran, Kevin.
Social Workers' Desk Reference.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2015
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Corcoran; Albert R Roberts
ISBN: 9780190251482 0190251484
OCLC Number: 929134441
Notes: Versement en lot.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xxxv, 1438 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Part I: Introduction and Overview ; 1 - What changes and what remains in a practice profession ; Elizabeth Clark ; 2 - Professional socialization: On becoming and being a social worker ; Shari Miller ; Part II: Roles, Functions, and Fields of Social Work Practice ; 3 - Evidence-based social work practice with children and adolescents ; Alison Salloum and Lisa Rapp-McCall ; 4 - Overview of alcohol and drug dependency: Identification, assessment and treatment ; Kenneth R. Yeager ; 5 - School social work ; Robert Lucio ; 6 - Social work practice and leadership ; Michael J. Holosko ; 7 - Essentials of Private Practice ; Raymond D. Fox ; 8 - Social work practice and the Affordable Care Act ; Stephen Gorin, Julie S. Darnell and Christina Andrews ; 9 - Social Work Practice in Home-Based Services ; Martha Morrison Dore and Charlene Zuffante ; 10 - Social work practice in diseasters ; Daphne S. Cain ; 11 - Victim services ; Karen S. Knox ; 12 - The Social Worker in a Domestic Violence Services ; Brandy Macaluso and Diane L. Green Sherman ; 13 - Traumatic stress and emergency service ; Ted Bober ; 14 - Military social work ; Allen Rubin and James G. Daley ; 15 - Military social work in the community ; Anthony Hassan and Sara Kintzle ; 16 - Social work with military families ; Diane Scotland-Coogan ; 17 - Social work practice and personal self-care ; Jeff Skinner ; Part III: Social Work Values, Ethics, and Licensing Standards ; 18 - Ethical Issues in Social Work ; Frederic G. Reamer ; 19 - Risk Management in Social Work ; Frederic G. Reamer ; 20 - Advocacy in administrative forums: Guidelines for practice in benefit appeals ; John M. Gallagher ; 21 - Social Work Regulation and Licensing ; Andrew T. Marks and Karen S. Knox ; 22 - The impaired social work professional ; Frederic G. Reamer ; 23 - Technology in social work practice: Micro, Mezzo, and Marco applications ; Jonathan B. Singer and Melanie Sage ; 24 - Navigating complex boundary challenges ; Kimberly Strom-Gottfried ; 25 - Integrating values into social work practice ; Juliet C. Rothman ; 26 - Adoption competence in social work practice ; Debra Siegel ; Part IV: Theoretical Foundations and Treatment Approaches in Clinical Social Work ; 27 - Crisis intervention with individuals and groups: Framework to guide social workers ; yvonne Eaton-Stull ; 28 - Fundamentals of Brief Treatment ; Jan Ligon ; 29 - Common Factors in Psychotherapy ; James W. Drisko ; 30 - Task-Centered Practice ; Anne E. Fortune, Blanca M. Ramos and William J. Reid ; 31 - The Life Model of social work practice ; Alex Gitterman ; 32 - Client-Centered Theory and Therapy ; William S. Rowe, Sumantha A. Hafner, Andalicia J. Stinson ; 33 - Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy ; M. Elizabeth Vonk and Theresa J. Early ; 34 - Psychosocial Therapy ; Francis J. Turner ; 35 - Solution-Focused Therapy ; Peter Dejong ; 36 - Theoretical pluralism and integrative perspectives in social work practice ; william borden ; 37 - Animal-assisted interventions in social work practice ; Yvonne Eaton-Stull ; 38 - Narrative Therapy ; Patricia Kelley and Mark Smith ; 39 - The neurobiology of toxic stress: Implications for social work practice, ; Julie M. Rosenzweig and Stephanie A. Sundborg ; 40 - Fundamental priciples of behavioral social work ; Denise E. Bronson ; 41 - The miracle question and scaling questions for solution-building and empowerment ; Mo Yee Lee ; 42 - Gestalt Therapy ; William P. Panning ; 43 - Contemporary object relations treatment ; William Borden ; 44 - Human trafficking and trauma-informed care ; Kristen Heffernan, Betty Blythe, and Andrea Cole ; 45 - Using Self-Psychology in Clinical Social Work ; Jerrold R. Brandell and Suzanne Brown ; Part V: Assessment in Social Work Practice: Knowledge and Skills ; 46 - Clinical diagnostic formulation using the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition ; Carlton E. Munson ; 47 - How clinical social workers can easily use Rapid Assessment Tools (RATs) for mental health assessment and treatment evaluation ; Kevin Corcoran ; 48 - Bipolar Disorder and related disorders ; Elizabeth C. Pomeroy ; 49 - Guidelines for Selecting and Using Assessment Tools with children ; Craig Winston Lecroy and Stephanie Kennedy ; 50 - Assessment protocols and Rapid Assessment Tools with troubled adolescents ; David W. Springer, Stephen J. Tripodi and Stephanie Kennedy ; 51 - Using Standardized Tests and Instruments in Family Assessments ; Jacqueline Corcoran ; 52 - Very brief screens for practice and evaluation ; Steven L McMurtry, Susan J. Rose and Lisa K. Berger ; Part VI: Working with Couples and Families ; 53 - Using Genograms to Map Family Patterns ; Monica McGoldrick ; 54 - A Family Resilience Framework ; Froma Walsh ; 55 - Treatment Planning with Families: An Evidence-Based Approach ; Catheleen Jordan, Cynthia Franklin, and Shannon Johnson ; 56 - Effective Couple and Family Treatment ; Cynthia Franklin, Catheleen Jordan, and Laura M. Hopson ; 57 - Structural Family Therapy ; Harry J. Aponte and Karni Kissil ; 58 - Bowen Family Systems Therapy ; Daniel V. Papero ; 59 - Integrative Behavioral Couple Therapy ; Katherine J. Baucom, Felicia de la Garza-Mercer, and Andrew Christensen ; 60 - Family therapy approaches using psychoeducaton ; Joseph Walsh ; 61 - Guidelines for Couple Therapy with Survivors of Childhood Trauma ; Kathryn Karusaitis Basham ; 62 - Working with children and families impacted by military service ; Eugenia L. Weiss, Jose E. Coll, and Tara DeBraber ; 63 - Preventing antisocial and aggressive behavior in childhood ; Traci L. Wilke, Jilan Li, and Mark W. Fraser ; 64 - Multifamily Groups with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder ; Barbara Van Noppen ; 65 - Collaborating with families of persons with severe mental illness ; Tina Bogart Marshall and Phyllis Solomon ; 66 - Assessment, prevention, and intervention with suicidal youth ; Jonathan B Singer and Kimberly H. McManama O'Brien ; 67 - Intensive family preservation services ; Betty Blythe and Andrea Cole ; Part VII: Developing and Implementing Treatment Plans with Specific Groups and Disorders ; 68 - Guidelines for Establishing Effective Treatment Goals and Plans for DSM-5 insomnia and generalized anxiety disorders ; Vikki L. Vandiver ; 69 - Treating problem and disordered gambling: Often a hidden behavioral addiction ; Cathy King Pike and Andrea G. Tamburro ; 70 - Developing Therapeutic Contracts with Clients ; Juliet Cassuto Rothman ; 71 - Developing Goals ; Charles D. Garvin ; 72 - Treatment Planning with Adolescents: ADHD Case Applications ; Kimberly Bender, Samantha M. Brown, and David W. Springer ; 73 - Eating Disorders and Treatment Planning ; Nina Rovinelli Heller and Jack Lu ; 74 - Panic Disorders and Agoraphobia ; Gordon Macneil and Jason M. Newell ; 75 - Treatment Plans for Clients with Social Phobia ; Bruce A. Yhyer and Monica Pignotti ; 76 - Integration of psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioral practices ; Terry B. Northcut and Nina Rovinelli Heller ; 77 - The Assessment and Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder ; M. Elizabeth Vonk ; 78 - Guidelines for Clinical Social Work with Clients with Dissociative Disorders ; Lina Hartocollis and Jacqueline Strait ; Part VIII: Guidelines for Specific Techniques ; 79 - Practice from a technique perspective ; Francis J. Turner ; 80 - Developing Successful Therapeutic Relationships: The therapeutic and group alliances ; Lawrence Shulman ; 81 - Using Therapeutic Metaphor in Social Work ; Stephen R. Lankton ; 82 - Cognitive Restructuring Techniques ; Donald K. Granvold and Bruce A Thyer ; 83 - Using Miracle and Scaling Questions for Solution-building and Empowering ; Mo Yee Lee ; 84 - Improving classroom management through Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports ; A. M. Thompson ; 85 - Best Practices in Parenting Techniques ; Carolyn Hilarski ; 86 - Bereavement and Grief Therapy ; Elizabeth C. Pomeroy, Kathleen H. Anderson, and Renee Bradford Garcia ; Diane L. Green ; 87 - Motivational Interviewing ; Shannon K. Johnson, Kirk von Sternberg, and Mary M. Velasquez ; 88 - Working with Clients Who Have Recovered Memories ; Susan P. Robbins ; 89 - Terminating with Clients ; Anne E. Fortune ; Part IX: Guidelines for Specific Interventions ; 90 - Transtheoretical Model Guidelines for Families with Child Abuse and Neglect ; Janice M. Prochaska, James O. Prochaska, and Judith J. Prochaska ; 91 - Play Therapy with Children in Crisis ; Nancy Boyd-Webb ; 92 - Social Skills Training and Child Therapy ; Craig Winston Lecroy ; 93 - Guidelines for Chemical Abuse and Dependency Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment ; Diana M. Dinitto and C. Aaron Mcneece ; 94 - Best Pratices in social work with Groups ; Mark J. Macgowan and Alice Scmidt Hanbidge ; 95 - Supported Employment Approaches ; Marina Kukla and Gary R. Bond ; 96 - Working with and Strengthening Social Networks ; Elizabeth M. Tracy and Susanne Brown ; 97 - Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing with Trauma Clients ; Tony Edmond and Allen Rubin ; 98 - Educational intervention: Principles for practice ; Kimberly Strom-Gottfried ; 99 - Divorce Therapy: The Application of Cognitive-Behavioral and Constructivist Treatment Methods ; Donald K. Granvold ; 100 - Primary prevention using Go GRRRLs Group with Adolescent females ; Craig Winston LeCroy and Licole M. Huggett ; 101 - Cyberbullying and the social worker ; Michelle F. Wright and Diane Green Sherman ; 102 - Empirically Supported treatments for borderline personality disorders ; Jonathon B. Singer ; 103 - The interface of psychiatric medications and social work ; Kia J. Bentley and Joseph Walsh ; Part X: Case Management Guidelines ; 104 - An Overview of Case Management ; Jack Rothman ; 105 - Clinical Case Management ; Joseph Walsh ; 106 - Case Management Policies and Programs with the Developmentally Disabled ; Elizabeth Lightfoot ; 107 - Case Management in Psychosocial Rehabilitation ; David P. Moxley ; 108 - Case Management and Child Welfare ; Jannah H. Mather and Grafton H. Hull, Jr. ; 109 - Case Management with Substance-Abusing Clients ; W. Patrick Sullivan ; 110 - Case management with older adults ; Daniel S. Gardener and Dina Zempsky ; 111 - HIV/AIDS Case Management ; Brian Giddens, Lana Sue I. Ka'Opua, and Evelyn P. Tomaszewski ; Part XI: Community Practice ; 112 - An Integrated Practice Model for Family Centers ; Anita Lightburn and Chris Warren-Adamson ; 113 - International Perspectives on Social Work Practice ; Karen M. Sowers ; 114 - Community Organizing Principles and Practice Guidelines ; Terry Mizrahi ; 115 - Contemporary community models ; Marie Overby Weil and Dorothy N. Gamble ; 116 - Legislative Advocacy to Empower Oppressed and Vulnerable Groups ; Michael Reisch ; 117 - Community Partnerships for School-Based Services: Action Principles ; Dennis L. Poole and Aidyn L. Lachini ; 118 - Building Community Capacity in the U.S. Air Force: The Community Readiness Consultant Model ; Gary L. Bowen, James A. Martin, Brenda J. Liston, and John P. Nelson ; 119 - Neoliberalism, globalization and social welfare ; Michael J. Holosko ; 120 - Community-lead structural intervention as community practice in Haiti and India ; Toorjo Ghose ; Part XII: Working with Vulnerable Populations and Persons at Risk ; 121 - Overview of Working with Vulnerable Populations and Persons at Risk ; Rowena Fong ; 122 - The Legacy of Racism for Social Work Practice Today and What Do about It ; Ann Marie Garran and Joshua Miller ; 123 - Anti-oppressive pratices ; Katherine Ishizuka and Altar Husain ; 124 - Effective Practice with Refugees and Immigrants ; Miriam Potocky ; 125 - Social Work Practice with Native Americans ; Teresa A. Evans Campbell ; 126 - Social Work Practice with Asian and Pacific Islander Americans ; Halaevalu F. Ofahengaue Vakalahi and Rowena Fong ; 127 - Social Work Practice with Latinos ; Ilze A. Earner and Alan Dettlaff ; Genoveva Garcia ; 128 - Social Work Practice with African Americans ; Sadye M. L. Logan ; 129 - The Culturagram ; Elaine P. Congress ; 130 - Social work practice with persons living with HIV/AIDS ; Neil Able ; 131 - Social Work with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Clients ; Mary Boes Katherine Van Wormer ; 132 - Global perspective on gender issues ; Kristin Heffernan and Betty Blythe ; Part XIII: School Social Work ; 133 - Overview of Current and Future Practices in School Social Work ; Paula Allen-Meares ; 134 - Evidence-Based Violence Prevention Programs and Best Implementation Practices ; Ronald O. Pitner, Roxana Marachi, and Ron Avi Astor Andrami Benbenishty ; 135 - Solution-Focused Brief Therapy Interventions for Students at Risk to Drop Out ; Cynthia Franklin, Johnny S. Kim, Michael S. Kelly, and Stephen J. Tripodi ; 136 - Treating Children and Adolescents with ADHD in the Schools ; Steven W. Evans, Joanna M. Sadler, and Christine E. Brady ; 137 - Effectively working with Latino immigrant families in schools ; Eden Hernandez Robles, Alan Dettlaff, and Rowena Fong ; 138 - Online database of interventions and resources for school social workers ; Natasha K. Bowen ; Part XIV: Forensic Social Work ; 139 - The changing face of forensic social work practice: An overview ; Jose B. Ashford ; 140 - Forensic Social Work and Expert Witness Testimony in Child Welfare ; Carlton E. Munson ; 141 - Mediation and Conflict Resolution ; John Allen Lemmon ; 142 - Child protection mediation: An interest-based approach ; Allan Edward Barsky ; 143 - Forensic social workers in offender diversion ; Michael S. Shafer and Jose B. Ashford ; 144 - Therapeutic tasks at the drug court ; Jill L. Littrell ; 145 - Making a case for life: models of investigation in death penalty mitigation ; Jose B. Ashford ; 146 - Assessing and treating adolescent sex offenders ; Karen S. Knox ; 147 - Forensic social work with women who use violence in intimate relationships ; Michelle Mohr Carney ; 148 - Best practices for assessing and treating older adult victims and offenders ; Tina Maschi and Lauren Mizus ; Part XV: Evidence-Based Practice ; 149 - Evidence-Based Practice, Science, and Social Work: An Overview ; Bruce A. Thyer ; 150 - Developing Well-Structured Questions for Evidence-Informed Practice ; Eileen Gambrill and Leonard Gibbs ; 151 - Locating Credible Studies for Evidence-Based Practice ; Allen Rubin and Danielle Parrish ; 152 - Critically Appraising Studies for Evidence-Based Practice ; Denise E. Bronson ; 153 - Randomized Controlled Trials and Evidence-Based Practice ; Paul Montgomery and Evan Mayo-Wilson ; 154 - Meta-Analysis and Evidence-Based Practice ; Jacqueline Corcoran and Julia H. Littell ; 155 - Systematic Reviews and Evidence-Based Practice ; Julia H. Littell and Jacqueline Corcoran ; 156 - Qualitative research and evidence-based practice ; Micchael Saini and Rory Crath ; 157 - Integrating Information from Diverse Sources in Evidence-Based Practice ; Eileen Gambrill ; 158 - Evidence-Based Practice in Social Work Education ; Aron Shlonsky ; 159 - Evaluating our effectiveness in carrying out evidence-based practice ; Bruce A. Thyer and Laura L. Myers ; Glossary ; Author Index ; Subject Index
Responsibility: Kevin Corcoran, editor-in-chief, Albert R. Roberts, founding editor-in-chief.

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