Download Finding Your Way Through Field Work: A Social Work Student's by Glassman Urania E. PDF

By Glassman Urania E.

Written from the viewpoint of long-standing box director Urania E. Glassman, Finding Your method via box paintings is a realistic consultant that is helping BSW and primary and moment 12 months MSW scholars effectively navigate box paintings. Vignettes, examples from box courses, and over seventy five case illustrations additional an utilized figuring out of each step within the box paintings approach, highlighting pupil accomplishments, stumbling blocks, and customary dilemmas. detailed in its experiential strategy, this utilized textual content reinforces precise studying within the field.

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Download Social Work in Rural Australia by Jane Maidment,Uschi Bay PDF

By Jane Maidment,Uschi Bay

Rural social paintings perform is either hard and fascinating. to be able to help groups to reside good socially, ecologically and in economically sustainable methods, scholars and practitioners needs to severely have interaction with and be proactive in addressing the ever-changing stipulations of these dwelling in rural and distant areas.

Social paintings perform in a rustic city or small distant group numerous hours' force from the closest centre is especially various from perform within the urban. Social paintings in Rural Australia deals an advent to the demanding situations and rewards perform in rural and distant areas.

The authors discover the sensible implications for social employees in non-urban areas, together with teamwork with execs from different fields, operating with quite a few sub-groups in groups and throughout distance with different social paintings colleagues, the range of rural livelihoods and existence, and more and more urgent environmental concerns. Social paintings theories and case reports exhibit how permitting perform can advertise consumers' and groups' skill to accommodate many of the demanding situations of housing, adolescence unemployment, baby defense, getting older, psychological overall healthiness, incapacity and the stumbling blocks confronted via Indigenous, migrant and refugee populations, in particular geographical settings.

Social paintings in Rural Australia encourages scholars and practitioners in the direction of a holistic and contextual engagement with rural groups in present and newly constructing fields of social paintings practice.

'This obtainable textual content integrates the idea and perform of social paintings in frequently ignored rural and distant areas. The case reports supply scholars and practitioners useful insights and have fun rural perform as either detailed and enriching.' - Alana Johnson, 2010 Victorian Winner RIRDC Rural Women's Award, kinfolk Therapist and Social Worker

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Download Social Work Practice with Older People: A Positive by Rory Lynch PDF

By Rory Lynch

Older everyone is the largest provider consumer staff for social staff and an expanding share of the inhabitants. during this refreshingly optimistic and sensible textbook, Rory Lynch attracts on years of perform and instructing  experience to teach the best way to in achieving most sensible social paintings perform with older adults. he is taking a person-centred method, which fosters admire by means of valuing the truth that aged humans have extra lived event than others.

Exploring the main theoretical methods and strategies of intervention, this ebook is helping social staff to spot, comprehend and facilitate their provider clients’ needs for future health and a satisfying older age. Chapters are practice-driven, containing case experiences drawn from a number care settings, reflective questions and workouts.

Mapping without delay onto the major modules at the social paintings measure, this can be crucial examining for all scholar social staff, specially as they arrange to move on their perform placement. it's also precious examining for certified social employees.

Rory Lynch is Lecturer in Social paintings at Robert Gordon collage.

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Download Positive Social Work: The Essential Toolkit for NQSWs by Julie Adams,Angie Sheard PDF

By Julie Adams,Angie Sheard

Leaving college and getting into the area of social paintings may be very a frightening event, although additionally interesting and not easy. Positive Social Work is helping you as a NQSW to appreciate your position in the context of a regularly constructing social paintings carrier. Now up to date with the information and talents statements, it guarantees that you're built with every thing you must do the task as top you could.

Positive Social paintings is choked with info and assets to aid you as an NQSW to paintings in a certified demeanour, to guard your self from the pressures of the function and to make sure you recognize the place to appear for help. This publication additionally assists you with ongoing specialist improvement through supplying you with instruments you could adapt to your personal region of Social paintings.

This publication offers a special software designed to help your trip during the Assessed & Supported yr in Employment and is filled with case stories and workouts designed to assist your knowing and strengthen confident conduct that allows you to increase your career.

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Download Clinical Work with Substance-Abusing Clients, Third Edition by Shulamith Lala Ashenberg Straussner PDF

By Shulamith Lala Ashenberg Straussner

A prime specialist source and direction textual content, this ebook offers sensible counsel for treating consumers with substance use problems in numerous contexts. professional individuals current significant evaluate and remedy ways including targeted techniques for intervening with specific ingredients. scientific options are essentially defined and illustrated with necessary case examples. vital issues comprise damage aid; recommendations for operating with relations; and how you can meet the desires of particular populations, together with girls, young people, older adults, LGBT consumers, and people with often encountered co-occurring difficulties.

New to This Edition
*Revised to mirror present study and medical advances; up to date for DSM-5.
*Chapters on trauma-informed care, cognitive-behavioral treatment, and complementary/alternative approaches.
*Chapters on neurobiology and behavioral addictions.
*Significantly revised chapters on relatives therapy and twin disorders.

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Download Les Enfants des rues: Une clinique de l’exclusion by Xavier Emmanuelli PDF

By Xavier Emmanuelli

Les enfants des rues, ce sont ces enfants que l’on voit errer, seuls ou en groupe, dans les rues des mégapoles. Dégât collatéral de l’urbanisation et de l. a. mondialisation, ils sont souvent molestés par les commerçants, poursuivis par l. a. police et rejetés par l’ensemble de l. a. inhabitants. remark aider ces petits exclus ? Quels sont les pièges à éviter pour se faire accepter d’eux et agir efficacement ? fortress de son expérience auprès des grands exclus, Xavier Emmanuelli se penche ici sur le kind de ces enfants abandonnés de tous. Enfants sorciers ou enfants soldats, filles-mères ou adultes ayant refusé de grandir, tous ont des comportements de survie archaïques qui relèvent de ce qu’il appelle l’« atroce liberté ». Quand ces comportements sont compris, ils peuvent servir d’appui pour une démarche de soin concrète. Un rfile d’une richesse clinique exceptionnelle. Un témoignage poignant sur l’un des scandales de nos sociétés. Xavier Emmanuelli est cofondateur de Médecins sans frontières, pionnier du Samu, fondateur du Samu social et ancien ministre de l’Action humanitaire d’urgence. 

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Download Housing First: Ending Homelessness, Transforming Systems, by Deborah M.P.H Padgett,Benjamin Ph.D. Henwood,Sam Ph.D. PDF

By Deborah M.P.H Padgett,Benjamin Ph.D. Henwood,Sam Ph.D. Tsemberis

This booklet is the 1st to chronicle the tale of Housing First (HF), a paradigm-shifting evidence-based method of finishing homelessness that begun in manhattan urban in 1992 and swiftly unfold to different towns nationally and across the world. The authors file at the upward push of a 'homeless undefined' of shelters and transitional housing courses that the HF procedure at once challenged via rejecting the standard calls for of remedy, sobriety and housing readiness. established upon ideas of customer selection, damage aid and speedy entry to everlasting self sufficient housing locally, HF used to be first and foremost greeted with skepticism and resistance from the 'industry'. notwithstanding, rigorous experiments checking out HF opposed to 'usual care' produced constant findings that the technique produced better housing balance, decrease use of substances, and alcohol and value discount rates. This proof base, together with media debts of HF's luck, ended in common adoption within the united states, Canada, Western Europe, and Australia.

The booklet lines the background of homelessness and the fast development of the publically funded homeless undefined, an amalgam of non secular and philanthropic organisations, advocacy teams, and non-profits that have been inadequate to stem the tide of homelessness as a result of dramatic discount rates in reasonable housing within the Eighties and carrying on with to the current day. The authors summarize learn findings on HF and contain a bankruptcy of private tales of people who've skilled HF.

Unique to this publication is the participation of the founding father of HF (Tsemberis) and famous learn on HF via the co-authors (Padgett and Henwood). additionally distinctive is the deployment of theories-organizational, institutional and implementation-to conceptually body the increase of HF and its broad adoption in addition to the resistance that arose in a few locations. hugely readable but informative and scholarly, this e-book addresses wider problems with innovation and structures swap in social and human services.

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Download Youth Work: Histories, Policy and Contexts by Graham Bright PDF

By Graham Bright

adolescence paintings is a method of marketing studying, equality and inclusion with adolescents. it's an exceptionally worthwhile occupation; besides the fact that, diffuse kingdom legislation implies that early life paintings scholars and practitioners needs to regularly combat with the demanding situations of up to date perform in environments which are complicated and altering.


This publication brings jointly a set of voices to talk to those issues. Drawing at the historical past of the occupation, each one bankruptcy specializes in a unique point of coverage and perform. Chapters discover the effect of latest Labour; the alterations that got here with the coalition executive; early life paintings within the voluntary zone, and formative years paintings in a electronic international. Graham brilliant concludes with a robust mirrored image on what the longer term holds for the career. every one bankruptcy positive aspects 'Over to You' job containers which invite readers to interact collaboratively in constructing and making use of rules, with case experiences which hyperlink dialogue to genuine existence examples.

This is a vital publication for college kids, practitioners and teachers within the box of sweet sixteen and neighborhood paintings and comparable perform with childrens and youth.

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Download Communityorientierung in der Sozialen Arbeit: Die by Sandra Landhäußer,Beate Kortendiek,Marianne Kriszio,Andrea PDF

By Sandra Landhäußer,Beate Kortendiek,Marianne Kriszio,Andrea L\xf6ther

Die Orientierung am Sozialraum - an den lokalen sozialen Räumen von AkteurInnen - hat in der Sozialen Arbeit eine lange culture und erfährt zunehmende, auch öffentliche Aufmerksamkeit. An den Beispielen der Settlementarbeit, der Gemeinwesenarbeit und der sozialraumorientierten Sozialen Arbeit werden in diesem Band zentrale historische Entwicklungen der Communityorientierung in der Sozialen Arbeit rekonstruiert. Die zugrunde liegende Programmatik wird anschließend mit empirischen Daten konfrontiert und systematisch in aktuelle gesellschaftliche Zusammenhänge eingeordnet.

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