The Resource A textbook of social work, Brian Sheldon and Geraldine Macdonald

A textbook of social work, Brian Sheldon and Geraldine Macdonald

Label
A textbook of social work
Title
A textbook of social work
Statement of responsibility
Brian Sheldon and Geraldine Macdonald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive evidence-based guide to social work practice, strikes a balance between the need for social workers to understand the social, economic, cultural, and interpersonal factors, which give rise to clients' problems
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
361.32
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV245
LC item number
.S477 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A textbook of social work, Brian Sheldon and Geraldine Macdonald
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
The history and development of social work -- A brief history of social work -- Theory and practice in social work -- General trends from studies of the effectiveness of social work -- Evidence-based practice -- Social work methods and approaches -- Assessment, monitoring and evaluation -- Social casework and task-centered casework -- Cognitive-behavioural approaches -- Systemic approaches, including family therapy -- Social work and community work -- Client groups -- Social work with children and families -- Social work with looked after children -- Social work with young offenders -- Social work and mental health -- Social work with people with disabilities -- Social work with older people
Control code
000043044784
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 429 p.
Isbn
9780415347204
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008019813
Other physical details
ill.
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System control number
  • md22766236
  • (OCoLC)276643343

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