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Advocacy skills for health and social care professionals, Neil Bateman

Label
Advocacy skills for health and social care professionals
Title
Advocacy skills for health and social care professionals
Statement of responsibility
Neil Bateman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Most professionals working in health or social care will be required to act as advocates as part of their work. A social worker or community nurse may need to obtain extra benefits or a particular service for a client; a housing official may need to help a tenant whose benefit has been delayed thus placing them at risk of homelessness; a voluntary body may decide to challenge a statement of special educational needs for a child. This is a practical guide to advocacy skills specifically written for those in the health and social care professions. Neil Bateman examines the function of advocacy w
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Cataloging source
REDDC
Dewey number
361.3
Index
index present
LC call number
HV40
LC item number
.B329 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Advocacy skills for health and social care professionals, Neil Bateman
Publication
Note
Previous edition: Advocacy Skills: A handbook for human service professionals, 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; Advocacy Skills for Health and Social Care Professionals; Contents; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; Part 1 Contexts; 1 What Advocacy is, Why it Matters and Why It Happens; 2 Ethical Principles for Effective Advocacy; 3 Advocacy in Action; Part 2 The Advocate's Skills; 4 Introduction to Part 2; 5 Interviewing; 6 Assertiveness and Force; 7 Negotiation; 8 Self-management; 9 Legal Knowledge and Research; 10 Litigation; 11 A Structure for Advocacy; 12 What Next?; SUBJECT INDEX; AUTHOR INDEX
Control code
ocm70750187
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (185 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417563494
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35640868
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70750187
  • pebcs1280407859

Library Locations

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