Theories for Direct Social Work Practice

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice


  • Author : Joseph Walsh
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2014-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781285966120


Theories for Direct Social Work Practice Book Description :

Walsh’s text incorporates concise, comprehensive coverage of eleven major clinical practice theories commonly used in assessment, planning, and intervention tasks with individuals, families, and groups. The book’s scope encompasses a broad view of the field of practice, yet still allows students to look closely at each theory discussed. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version....

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice


  • Author : Joseph Walsh
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2009-02-23
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780495601203


Theories for Direct Social Work Practice Book Description :

Walsh's text incorporates concise, comprehensive coverage of eleven major clinical practice theories commonly used in assessment, planning, and intervention tasks with individuals, families, and groups. The book's scope encompasses a broad view of the field of practice, yet still allows students to look closely at each theory discussed. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version....

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice


  • Author : Joseph Walsh
  • Publisher : Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015061437375


Theories for Direct Social Work Practice Book Description :

Incorporates concise, comprehensive coverage of eleven major clinical practice theories that social workers commonly use in their assessment, planning and intervention tasks with individuals, families and groups....

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice


  • Author : Joseph Walsh
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2009-02-23
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781111782986


Theories for Direct Social Work Practice Book Description :

Walsh's text incorporates concise, comprehensive coverage of eleven major clinical practice theories commonly used in assessment, planning, and intervention tasks with individuals, families, and groups. The book's scope encompasses a broad view of the field of practice, yet still allows students to look closely at each theory discussed. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version....

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice


  • Author : Joseph F. Walsh
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :
  • Genre: Social case work
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0357038754


Theories for Direct Social Work Practice Book Description :

Walsh's text incorporates concise, comprehensive coverage of eleven major clinical practice theories commonly used in assessment, planning, and intervention tasks with individuals, families, and groups. The book's scope encompasses a broad view of the field of practice, yet still allows students to look closely at each theory discussed....

Theoretical Perspectives for Direct Social Work Practice

Theoretical Perspectives for Direct Social Work Practice


  • Author : Peter Lehmann PhD, LCSW
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2007-10-22
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0826113699


Theoretical Perspectives for Direct Social Work Practice Book Description :

Praise for the first edition "Finally, a social work practice text that makes a difference! This is the book that you have wished for but could never find. Although similar to texts that cover a range of practice theories and approaches to clinical practice, this book clearly has a social work frame of reference and a social work identity." --Gayla Rogers, Dean of the Faculty of Social Work, University of Calgary The major focus of this second edition is the same; to provide an overview of theories, models, and therapies for direct social work practice, including systems theory, attachment theory, cognitive-behavioral theory, narrative therapy, solution-focused therapy, the crisis intervention model, and many more. However, this popular textbook goes...

Direct Social Work Practice

Direct Social Work Practice


  • Author : Dean H. Hepworth
  • Publisher : Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Social Service
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015055097862


Direct Social Work Practice Book Description :

This text prepares social work students for effective work in the field through proven learning experiences that are as close to real-life practice as they can get from a textbook. The book has long been praised for the rigor of its theory. It is regarded as the classic and best source for helping students learn direct social work practice skills. The book integrates the major theories and skills that direct social work practitioners need to understand and master. Consisting of four parts, the book begins by identifying the mission of social work, its values, and knowledge base. The authors then differentiate generalist from direct practice and explore roles of direct practitioners. Common elements amongst diverse theorists are then examined while ke...

Direct Social Work Practice  Theory and Skills
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Direct Social Work Practice Theory and Skills


  • Author : Dean H. Hepworth
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2009-03-03
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780495601678


Direct Social Work Practice Theory and Skills Book Description :

Packed with examples, illustrations, and proven learning experiences from the field, DIRECT SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE: THEORY AND SKILLS, Eighth Edition prepares social work students for effective practice. Long acclaimed for its appropriate level of rigor, the book provides an excellent balance of theory and application. Authoritative, well organized, and soundly written, this thorough introduction to practice grounds students in theory while connecting them through vivid examples and vignettes to real-world applications with clients. Many case examples are drawn from social work practitioners as well as the authors’ own practice situations. The text’s integration of the major theories and key skills that direct social work practitioners need to unde...

Theoretical Perspectives for Direct Social Work Practice  Third Edition

Theoretical Perspectives for Direct Social Work Practice Third Edition


  • Author : Nick Coady, PhD
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2016-05-15
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780826119483


Theoretical Perspectives for Direct Social Work Practice Third Edition Book Description :

This expanded third edition of a popular textbook provides a completely revised and updated overview of the theories, models, and therapies that inform direct social work practice. The text is grounded in generalist social work principles and values and promotes a problem-solving model of social work practice as a framework for the eclectic use of theory, as well as for integrating the artistic, reflective elements of practice. It provides in-depth coverage of select psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, critical, and postmodern theories. The third edition features a new section on Critical Theories, where a new chapter on Empowerment Theory is included with a completely revised chapter on Feminist Theory. A new chapter on Strengths-based ...