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Handbook of Empirical Social Work Practice, Volume 2
Social Problems and Practice Issues
Author: Wodarski, John S.
2004
Format: Book
A comprehensive account of social problems in modern western society, and social workers' responses
Social work Social problems Social work, school Therapy, psycho-social
Table of contents
Part 1 - problems - cost-effective psychosocial prevention; child maltreatment; educationally-disadvantaged children; violence in the schools; adolescent sexuality; preventing HIV disease in adolescents; substance abuse; crime; urban decline and family homelessness; unemployment; marital conflict; domestic violence; family preservation; race - impact on social work; older clients - practice approaches; retirement; self management of chronic medical problems; hospice care; chronic grief;
Part 2 - practice issues - problem prevention; measurement of social problems; empirical approaches to case management; empirical approaches to social work supervision; obstacles to conducting empirically based practice.
Published: John Wiley & Sons Inc.; Hoboken, NJ, U.S.A.
Shelf Number: Sw40
Acquisiton Number: 2518
ISBN: 0471654345

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