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Title Social work : an introduction / edited by Joyce Lishman, Chris Yuill, Jillian Brannan & Alastair Gibson.
Publication Los Angeles : Sage, 2018.
Edition 2nd edition.
Description xvii, 611 pages ; 24 cm
Call # 361.32 S
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 561-595) and index.
Contents Pt. 1 Knowledge Base -- 1.Values and ethics / Julian Bell -- 2.Law / Heather Munro -- 3.Politics and social policy / Mike Maas-Lowit -- 4.Sociology / Chris Yuill -- 5.Material circumstances, poverty and income inequality / Chris Yuill -- 6.Psychological approaches: their application and relevance to social work / Carmen-Maria Fyfe -- 7.Human growth and development / Clare Swan -- 8.Communication and ICT / Jenny Blair -- 9.An introduction to social science research for social work / Joyce Lishman -- 10.Reflective practice / Angela Hart -- pt. 2 Assessment and Joint Working -- 11.Generic issues in assessment and managing uncertainty / Jillian Brannan -- 12.Models of assessment / Patrick Walker -- 13.Risk assessment / Mike Shepherd -- 14.Interprofessional practice / Jillian Brannan -- 15.Teamwork / Alastair Gibson -- 16.The voice of service users and carers / William Rae -- pt. 3 Models of Intervention
Note continued: 17.Relationship-based social work / Tuck-Chee Phung -- 18.Crisis intervention / Angela Hart -- 19.Cognitive behavioural therapy: its practice and its place in social work / George Allan -- 20.Task-centred intervention / Dave Humphrey -- 21.Working in the life space / Jeremy Millar -- 22.Person-centred planning and personalisation / Neil Gibson -- 23.Narrative therapy / Inga Heyman -- 24.Motivational interviewing / Anne Shirran -- 25.The solution-focused approach / Jillian Brannan -- 26.Counselling in social work / Fiona Feilberg -- 27.Community practice in social work / Sarah Buckler -- pt. 4 Practice Contexts and Application -- 28.Generic issues in practice contexts / Jillian Brannan -- 29.Working with children and young people / Patrick Walker -- 30.Methods of intervention in working with individuals with substance problems / Claire Marsden -- 31.Working with adults: mental health / Mike Maas-Lowit
Note continued: 32.Working with adults: criminal justice social work / Isobel Townsend -- 33.Working with adults: disability and sensory impairment / Sheila Slesser -- 34.Working with adults: learning disability / Fiona Feilberg -- 35.Social work interventions with older people / Rory Lynch -- 36.Evaluation / Joyce Lishman.
Summary This essential introduction to the core knowledge and skills necessary for social work students spans the entire curriculum, integrating theory, policy and practice throughout, as well as addressing regional variation across the United Kingdom.
Subject Social service -- Textbooks.
Social workers -- Training of.
Social workers -- Training of. (OCoLC)fst01123630
Social service. (OCoLC)fst01123192
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Genre Textbooks. (OCoLC)fst01423863
Addl. Author Lishman, Joyce, editor.
Yuill, Chris, editor.
Brannan, Jillian, editor.
Gibson, Alastair, editor.
ISBN 9781473994553
1473994551
9781473994560 (pbk)
147399456X
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy

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 Central 2nd Fl - SST Non-Fiction  361.32 S    DUE 06-04-21