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Social Work Practice with Families

A Diversity Model

by Lonnie R. Helton

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Published by Allyn & Bacon .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7410573M
ISBN 100205167047
ISBN 109780205167043

  Social Work Practice with Families book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Book by Mary Patricia Van Hook/5(35).   Social Work Practice with Children and Families will show you how to adopt and use family health social work practice methodology and models in your casework. As a supplemental text, it will help you harness the resources of the household, the government, and the community to develop interventions and services that promote the interests and Brand: Francis K.O. Yuen.

  About the Author Anthony Maluccio is professor of social work at the Graduate School of Social Work at Boston College. He is coauthor of Teaching Family Reunification, Reconnecting Families: A Guide to Strengthening Family Reunification Services, and The Child Welfare Challenge: Policy, Practice, and a Pine is a professor at the . Get this from a library! Social Work Practice with Children and Families. [Carolyn Spray; Beverley Jowett] -- This textbook explores what enables good and effective practice in local authority field social work delivered to children, young people and their families. It .

Social work is an academic discipline and profession that concerns itself with individuals, families, groups, and communities in an effort to enhance social functioning and overall well-being. Social functioning is the way in which people perform their social roles, and the structural institutions that are provided [by whom?] to sustain them. Social work applies social sciences, such as Activity sectors: Social welfare, social services, government, health, public health, mental health, occupational safety and health, community organization, non-profit, law. Multicultural Perspectives in Social Work Practice with Families is in its thirdedition and continues to expand the depth and breadth with which culturemay be understood and the impact of culture in working with ss, Gonzalez, and their contributors have updated this text to includea focus on evidence-based practice, 10 additional chapters, revision of avaluable .


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Social Work Practice with Families by Lonnie R. Helton Download PDF EPUB FB2

Mary Van Hook's Social Work Practice with Families is a useful guide to family therapy with a strengths-based perspective that focuses on families' vitality and capacity to thrive.

The book explores resiliency as an empirically grounded framework with which to conduct assessments with families by: Social Work Practice with Families uses resiliency-a strength-based perspective-to frame a collaborative approach to assessment and treatment with families.

In so doing, the text aims to help practitioners select a therapeutic model that effectively assists in addressing risk factors and promoting important resources.

The book provides clear Cited by: 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.

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.

Social Work Practice with Families uses resiliency-a strength-based perspective-to frame a collaborative approach to assessment and treatment with families. In so doing, the text aims to help practitioners select a therapeutic model that effectively assists in addressing risk factors and promoting important resources.

Multicultural Perspectives in Social Work Practice with Families is in its third edition and continues to expand the depth and breadth with which culture may be understood and the impact of culture in working with families.

Congress, Gonzalez, and their contributors have updated this text to include a focus on evidence-based practice, 10 additional chapters, revision of a valuable. 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.

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.

Examples are drawn from the author's practice and research experience, as well as topical articles from the literature.

The textbook is aligned with the Council on Social Work Education's Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards. This book was updated in Januaryand the next edition is planned for August Packed with practical advice, case examples and models of good practice, this book is invaluable for social workers and managers involved with the adoption process and the well-being of 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. A Front Line Social Worker‘s Perspective on COVID My role as a social worker was already challenging, but the difficulty has reached new heights with COVID Limited resources are more scarce.

Comforting families is not the same, either. Social workers are working tirelessly to care for patients. Read more. Practice 2 Comments. Social Work with Families illustrates how social work practice can identify, utilize, build upon, and reinforce the unique strengths of families to help family systems become more effective in the face of certain challenges.

Constable and Lee integrate the most recent developments in theory, technique, and research into the century-old tradition of social work practice with families and.

social work, organized effort to help individuals and families to adjust themselves to the community, as well as to adapt the community to the needs of such persons and families.

Modern Social Work Modern social work employs three methods of assistance: case work, group work, and community organization. General Social Work Practice.

These books cover general social work practice and techniques that are effective in a variety of clinical social work settings. Advanced Generalist Social Work Practice.

This book describes an advanced generalist approach to direct social work practice with individuals, couples, families and groups. Walker, SEffective social work with children, young people and families: putting systems theory into practice, SAGE Publications Ltd, London, viewed 12 Maydoi: / Walker, Steven.

Effective Social Work with Children, Young People and Families: Putting Systems Theory into Practice. London: SAGE Publications Ltd. Social work practice consists of the professional application of social work values, principles, and techniques to one or more of the following ends: helping people obtain tangible services; counseling and psychotherapy with individuals, families, and groups; helping communities or groups provide or improve social and health services; and participating in legislative processes.

Anti-Oppressive. Practice With Families. n this chapter, we build on the concepts and processes presented in Chapter 4, which discusses anti-oppressive practice with individuals, to explore working with families.

Book Description: This edited volume addresses various aspects of social and political development in Turkey and the latter’s role within a global context. Paradigmatically and theoretically, it is situated in the realm of communication and/for. 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.

Working with children and families is one of the most challenging, skilled, but ultimately rewarding, 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 as with a diverse group.Social Work Practice in Child Welfare: The Interactional Model presents a paradigm shift from the current medical model to the emerging interactional model.

This book is an excellent resource for those social workers and practitioners who work in the field of child welfare.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: A historical overview of black families / Ruth G. McRoy --Black families: race, ethnicity, culture, social class, and gender issues / Sadye M.L.

Logan --Theoretical perspectives for practice with black families / Edith M. Freeman --The black family's life cycle.