Handbook of Clinical Social Work Supervision

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Psychology Press, 2002 - Medical - 635 pages
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Take social work supervision into the new millennium!

This newly revised edition of the classic text is a thorough, comprehensive guidebook to every aspect of supervision, including learning styles, teaching techniques, emotional support for supervisors, and supervision in different settings. Its detailed discussions of ethics and legal issues in practice are invaluable. Designed for use by busy supervisors, Handbook of Clinical Social Work Supervision, Third Edition, offers a new partnership model of supervision.

Thoroughly revised and updated, Handbook of Clinical Social Work Supervision, Third Edition, addresses the dramatic changes in the field brought by new technologies and managed care. Numerous case illustrations and exercises supplement the text to facilitate classroom discussion or continuing education seminars. Assessment scales have been modified to conform to more recent data, and the questionnaires have been extensively revised.

In addition, you will find significant new material on crucial topics, including:
  • using DSM-IV categories for diagnosis and assessment
  • how managed care has changed treatment planning, practice protocols, documentation, and other aspects of social work
  • issues of cultural diversity, including respect for persons with disabilities and handling gender issues
  • dealing with specific problems and populations, including domestic violence, substance and alcohol abuse, and child and adolescent treatment
  • a model for managing organizational change
  • social worker stress and burnout
  • new directions for social work as a profession
Handbook of Clinical Social Work Supervision, Third Edition, will help you change your practice with the times by incorporating the capabilities of the Internet and other advanced technologies. It will also teach you to work around the restrictions created by managed care insurance plans. This bestselling textbook is ideal for classroom use as well as being an essential resource for any supervisor.
 

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Contents

Chapter I
1
History of Supervision
49
Values and Ethics
95
Supervisor Styles
115
Chapter 5
125
Practitioners Reactions to Supervisor Styles
135
Technique in Supervision
149
Planning
163
Administrative Activities
295
Audiovisual and Action Techniques
355
Supervision in Different Settings
375
Supervision in Unique Situations
413
Art and Science in Social Work Practice
473
Chapter 15
492
Codes of Ethics of the National Association
505
Supervision Analysis Questionnaire SAQ
564

The Role of Authority and Structure
185
Use of Theory
209
Evaluation of Practice
239
Stress Reactions
263

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Munson is Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Houston, TX.

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