1 edition of Social work with children and families found in the catalog.
Social work with children and families
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Martin Davies|
|LC Classifications||HV751.A6 S583 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2012022997|
Finding families for children is truly life-changing work, and clients like Stacy, Jasmine, Jayden, Rose, Alana, and Rowan will all benefit from the knowledge, skills, and values that you bring to work each day. Dr. Shelley Steenrod is an associate professor of social work . Maureen is an Independent Social Work Consultant who was formerly the Director of Social Work programmes at the University of Leeds. She has substantial experience working with children and families as a social worker and a Guardian ad Litem/5(10).
children within their families, in schools, and in community settings. Whereas much of the focus here is on micro-level clinical practice with children and CHAPTER 1 The Challenge of Meeting Children’s Needs in the Context of Difficult Family and Community Environments This is a chapter excerpt from Guilford Publications. Social Work Practice. This key text covers the knowledge and skills that social workers need to get into practice with children and families. The book covers core components of child and family work such as building effective relationships, assessment, child protection practice and working with the : Kingsley, Jessica Publishers.
4. Personal Life History book contains a template which is intended to be used as part of therapeutic life story work. As a 30 session brief psychotherapy tool, the Personal Life History Book is designed to help children reduce their transfer rates to new homes. The child’s distress is channeled into a personal record book of positive. This important book provides the answers with a crystal-clear map of the field of social work with children and families. Focused on four major themes - family support work, child protection, adoption and fostering, and residential child care, and reveals in detail all the challenges that social workers face every day/5(6).
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Book Review: Social Work with Families: Content and Process (2nd ed.) Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 36 (3), Social Work and Family Therapy: Interdisciplinary Roots of Family.
Book > Textbooks > Social Work - Children They need to be able to understand the law, policy and legislation that surrounds social work with children and families, while continually developing their own skills. Such skills include communication, preparation and planning, intervention, recognition, identification and assessment of.
Social Work Practice with Children, Fourth Edition (Clinical Practice with Children, Adolescents, and Families): Medicine & Health Science Books @ ed by: Working with children and families is a challenging, skilled and rewarding area of social work practice. It involves working in diverse settings with various groups of professionals, such as the police, schools, hospitals and community organisations.
The current edition of this popular book has been updated to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to undertake essential work. Social Work Practice with Families and Children Book Description: This book emphasizes family-centered, social network, and school-based interventions in the preparation of social workers for direct and indirect practice with clients from vulnerable populations, especially the poor, people of color, and recent immigrant groups.
The book sets the context for local authority social work practice and then chapter-by-chapter takes the reader carefully through the social work process.
Detailed case studies work really well in embedding the legal and theoretical context firmly within the practice challenges of safeguarding children.
This book outlines the development of social work with children and families over the period in question, drawing on the author's unique practice experience and his extensive writings. It charts the highs and lows of social work, the latter including the dominance of managerialism which emphasises speedy completion of bureaucracy so as to.
Social workers need to be able to work with a diverse group of children and their families: from babies to teenagers, single parents to two-parent families and multi-carer families, as well as with a diverse group of professionals, such as the police, schools, hospitals, health.
Child & Family Social Work provides a forum where researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and managers in the field exchange knowledge, increase understanding and develop notions of good practice. In its promotion of research and practice, which is both disciplined and articulate, the Journal is dedicated to advancing the wellbeing and welfare of children and their families throughout the world.
Description: Social work with children and families is constantly in the headlines and social workers' decisions are subject to ever increasing scrutiny at all levels. This aspirational book supports students and newly qualified social workers and suggests practical ways in which they might thrive, rather than just survive, in practice Written.
Working with children and families is a challenging, skilled and rewarding area of social work practice. It involves working in diverse settings with various groups of professionals, such as the police, schools, hospitals and community organisations/5(10). Social Work with Children and Families (4th ed.) (Transforming Social Work Practice Series series) by Maureen O'Loughlin.
areas of social work practice. Social workers need to be able to work with a diverse group of children and their families: from babies to teenagers, single parents to two-parent families and multi-carer families, as well.
Buy Social Work with Children and Families 1st ed. by Professor Martin Davies (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(16). Social work with families and children in the United States—as elsewhere—is increasingly complex, controversial, and changing, especially as it seeks to face challenges such as oppression and discrimination against vulnerable populations; social problems such as substance abuse, family violence, child abuse and homelessness; and diminishing funding for critical social supports.
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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6). This tightly-structured text covers all the different aspects of social work knowledge students need in order to develop effective practice for working with children and families.
Exploring the strands of policy, the law, theory, research and practice, Social Work with Children and Families offers an incisive and coherent overview of a complex area of practice. The Development of Social Work Social work emerged as a profession out of the early efforts of churches and philanthropic groups to relieve the effects of poverty, to bring the comforts of religion to the poor, to promote temperance and encourage thrift, to care for children.
Social Work Practice with Children and Families: A Family Health Approach. New York: The Hawthorn Social Work Practice Press. pages, $ Taking a “family health” approach, this anthology exposes the reader to the wide and varied field of social work practice with children and families.
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This book outlines the development of social work with children and families over the period in question, drawing on the author's unique practice experience and his extensive writings. It charts the highs and lows of social work, the latter including the dominance of managerialism which emphasises speedy completion of bureaucracy so as to Author: Steve Rogowski.Narrative and Understanding the Family’s World: Questions and Stories in Working with Children and Families 6.
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