Comprehensive Handbook of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Profession of Social Work (Google eBook)

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John Wiley & Sons, May 16, 2008 - Social Science - 500 pages
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Comprehensive Handbook of Social Work and Social Welfare, Volume 1: The Profession of Social Work features contributions from leading international researchers and practitioners and presents the most comprehensive, in-depth source of information on the field of social work and social welfare.
  

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Contents

Chapter 1 THE HISTORY OF SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE
1
Chapter 2 EDUCATING FOR SOCIAL WORK
25
Chapter 3 THE SCOPE OF SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE
37
Chapter 4 PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATIONS SOCIAL WORK PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
65
Chapter 5 SOCIAL WORK ORGANIZATIONS
75
Chapter 6 VALUES AND ETHICS FOR PROFESSIONAL SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE
101
Chapter 7 THE STRENGTHS PERSPECTIVE PUTTING POSSIBILITY AND HOPE TO WORK IN OUR PRACTICE
123
Chapter 8 CHILD WELFARE HISTORICAL TRENDS PROFESSIONALIZATION AND WORKFORCE ISSUES
143
Chapter 14 GERONTOLOGY A FIELD OF PRACTICE
283
Chapter 15 FORENSIC SOCIAL WORK CURRENT AND EMERGING DEVELOPMENTS
315
Chapter 16 INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL WORK
343
Chapter 17 IMMIGRANT AND INDIGENOUS POPULATIONS SPECIAL POPULATIONS IN SOCIAL WORK
377
Chapter 18 DIVERSITY
395
Chapter 19 SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC JUSTICE
419
Chapter 20 PUTTING EVIDENCEBASED PRACTICE INTO PRACTICE
441
Chapter 21 MAKING SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE MORE SCIENTIFIC
451

Chapter 9 FAMILY CENTERED PRACTICE
185
Chapter 10 SCHOOL SOCIAL WORK
205
Chapter 11 SUBSTANCE ABUSE
227
Chapter 12 THE MENTAL HEALTH FIELD OF PRACTICE
253
Chapter 13 HEALING THE DISJUNCTURE SOCIAL WORK DISABILITY PRACTICE
267
Chapter 22 ISSUES IN SOCIAL WORK
467
Author Index
497
Subject Index
513
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