Unfu*k Yourself
Score: 4.5
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Unfu*k Yourself


  • Author: Gary John Bishop
  • Release Date : 2017-08-01
  • Genre: Self-Improvement
  • File Size: 1938515 Bytes


Joining the ranks of The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, You Are a Badas*, and F*ck Feelings comes this refreshing, BS-free, self-empowerment guide that offers an honest, no-nonsense, tough-love approach to help you move past self-imposed limitations.Are you tired of feeling fu*ked up? If you are, Gary John Bishop has the answer. In this straightforward handbook, he gives you the tools and advice you need to demolish the slag weighing you down and become the truly unfu*ked version of yourself. ''Wake up to the miracle you are,'' he directs. ''Here's what you've forgotten: You're a fu*king miracle of being.'' It isn't other people that are standing in your way, it isn't even your circumstances that are bl...

Three Dark Crowns
Score: 4.5
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Three Dark Crowns


  • Author: Kendare Blake
  • Release Date : 2016-09-20
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • File Size: 3913274 Bytes


New York Times Bestseller * New York Public Library Best Book of 2016 * Chicago Public Library Best Book of 2016 * Kirkus Best Book of the YearFans of acclaimed author Kendare Blake’s Anna Dressed in Blood will devour Three Dark Crowns, the first book in a dark and inventive fantasy series about three sisters who must fight to the death to become queen. In every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born: three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic. Mirabella is a fierce elemental, able to spark hungry flames or vicious storms at the snap of her fingers. Katharine is a poisoner, one who can ingest the deadliest poisons without so much as a stomachache. Arsinoe, a naturalist, is sai...

Empowerment Series  An Introduction to the Profession of Social Work

Empowerment Series An Introduction to the Profession of Social Work


  • Author : Elizabeth A. Segal
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2015-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305465442


Empowerment Series An Introduction to the Profession of Social Work Book Description :

The fifth edition of Segal, Gerdes, and Steiner's AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PROFESSION OF SOCIAL WORK provides a balanced introduction to the social work profession and helps students to understand the role that the profession plays in the social welfare system. The authors' supportive tone and experiential approach inspires interest in and enthusiasm toward future careers in social work. Case studies, personal stories, and exercises help students apply the concepts and truly understand what it means to be a social worker. The book is designed to encourage both knowledge building and self-exploration-skills that are essential in developing good social work practice. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, the fifth edition is completely up to date a...

Empowerment Series  Psychopathology  A Competency based Assessment Model for Social Workers

Empowerment Series Psychopathology A Competency based Assessment Model for Social Workers


  • Author : Susan W. Gray
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2015-02-06
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305101937


Empowerment Series Psychopathology A Competency based Assessment Model for Social Workers Book Description :

Written by a practicing social worker, PSYCHOPATHOLOGY views mental disorders through the strengths perspective and applies a competency-based assessment model for understanding the subject matter. Featuring detailed, realistic vignettes of clinical practice situations, the text offers strategies for building on clients’ strengths and resilience, and insights about social workers’ role in working with the mentally ill. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, the up-to-date fourth edition summarizes the current state of knowledge about mental disorders, including a thorough integration of the DSM-V. It also integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the 2008 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (E...

Empowerment Series  Research Methods for Social Work

Empowerment Series Research Methods for Social Work


  • Author : Allen Rubin
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305633827


Empowerment Series Research Methods for Social Work Book Description :

Widely considered the best text for the course, RESEARCH METHODS FOR SOCIAL WORK strikes an optimal balance of quantitative and qualitative research techniques -- illustrating how the two methods complement one another and how they can be integrated in mixed-methods studies. Rubin and Babbie’s classic bestseller is acclaimed for its depth and breadth of coverage as well as for the authors’ clear and often humorous writing style. A rigorous and comprehensive presentation, combined with a reader-friendly approach, helps students overcome the fear factor often associated with this course. Examples from real-world settings help students see the connections between research and social work practice. The Ninth Edition continues to incorporate coverage ...

Empowerment Series  Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment

Empowerment Series Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment


  • Author : Charles Zastrow
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2015-02-03
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305445604


Empowerment Series Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment Book Description :

Zastrow and Kirst-Ashman’s UNDERSTANDING HUMAN BEHAVIOR AND THE SOCIAL ENVIRONMENT, 10th Edition looks at the lifespan through the lens of social work theory and practice, covering human development and behavior theories within the context of family, organizational, and community systems. Using a chronological lifespan approach, the book presents separate chapters on biological, psychological, and social impacts at the different lifespan stages with an emphasis on strengths and empowerment. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, this edition is completely up to date and thoroughly integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the current Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council ...

Empowerment Series  Social Work and Social Welfare

Empowerment Series Social Work and Social Welfare


  • Author : Rosalie Ambrosino
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2015-02-03
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305480667


Empowerment Series Social Work and Social Welfare Book Description :

Reflecting the latest practices, accreditation requirements, and developments from the field, the eighth edition of bestselling SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE gives readers a broad understanding about the social work profession and the role it plays in the social welfare system. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, the text is completely up to date and thoroughly integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the current Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). With its signature systems/ecological approach to understanding social welfare, the book focuses on specific social welfare areas in which social workers play major roles in policy and prac...

Empowerment Series  Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare  Empowering People

Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Empowering People


  • Author : Charles Zastrow
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2016-03-04
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305388338


Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Empowering People Book Description :

Offering a contemporary, comprehensive overview of the Social Work profession, Zastrow's bestselling INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE: EMPOWERING PEOPLE gives you a glimpse into contemporary society with a realistic view of social problems. By presenting positive strategies in the context of the core values, ethics, skills, and knowledge base of today's professional social worker, Zastrow encourages you to think critically about new and workable ways to solve problems and empower clients. Case studies, exhibits and tables on social problems give you hands-on experience applying concepts and comparing and contrasting important issues. The twelfth edition includes comprehensive Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) core content that ali...

Empowerment Series  Generalist Practice with Organizations and Communities

Empowerment Series Generalist Practice with Organizations and Communities


  • Author : Karen K. Kirst-Ashman
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2016-12-05
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305943292


Empowerment Series Generalist Practice with Organizations and Communities Book Description :

EMPOWERMENT SERIES: GENERALIST PRACTICE WITH ORGANIZATIONS AND COMMUNITIES, 7th Edition is designed to help students better understand the dynamics of macro practice, and develop the competencies and practice behaviors required by the Council on Social Work Education's (CSWE) latest Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS). Authors Karen Kirst-Ashman and Grafton Hull are adept at creating interesting, realistic cases and practical examples that are skillfully woven into the main text. In clear and accessible writing, they emphasize the practical skills students will need to work effectively in the area of macro practice -- providing leadership, working with supervisors, managing conflict, working with the media, using new technological a...

Empowerment Series  Introduction to Social Work   Social Welfare  Critical Thinking Perspectives

Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work Social Welfare Critical Thinking Perspectives


  • Author : Karen K. Kirst-Ashman
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305856080


Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work Social Welfare Critical Thinking Perspectives Book Description :

Karen K. Kirst-Ashman’s introductory book enhances readers’ ability to grasp the essence and spirit of generalist social work and the issues in social welfare that social workers address every day. Giving those who are contemplating a career in social work a solid introduction to the profession, Kirst-Ashman presents a balanced introductory look within a unifying theme of critical thinking that trains readers to be more evaluative of key concepts. This fifth edition is completely updated in every chapter, and includes practice concepts, social welfare policy concepts, history and current state of the profession, the contexts of practice and populations served, and professional development. Written in a clear and straightforward manner, the book p...

Empowerment Series  Direct Social Work Practice  Theory and Skills

Empowerment Series Direct Social Work Practice Theory and Skills


  • Author : Dean H. Hepworth
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2016-02-19
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305633803


Empowerment Series Direct Social Work Practice Theory and Skills Book Description :

Considered the classic source in its field, DIRECT SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE: THEORY AND SKILLS prepares you for effective real-world practice. Packed with case examples, illustrations, and proven learning experiences from the authors and other social work practitioners, the book integrates the major theories and skills that direct social work practitioners need to understand and master. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, the tenth edition is completely up to date and thoroughly integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the 2015 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)....

Empowerment Series  Human Behavior in the Social Environment  A Multidimensional Perspective

Empowerment Series Human Behavior in the Social Environment A Multidimensional Perspective


  • Author : Jose B. Ashford
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2016-12-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305860308


Empowerment Series Human Behavior in the Social Environment A Multidimensional Perspective Book Description :

This lively, comprehensive introduction to human behavior in the social environment offers a multidimensional approach, with discussion of integrative practice, theory, treatment, and services as well as matters pertaining to diversity. You'll find solid coverage of foundation knowledge, material on the biopsychosocial dimensions for assessing social functioning, and case studies to illuminate the applied aspects of case formulation processes. The sixth edition integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the 2015 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), helping you connect foundation knowledge with practice concerns. Study tables and concept maps clar...