Bridges Out of Poverty: Strategies for Professionals and Communities

Bridges Out of Poverty: Strategies for Professionals and Communities

by Ruby K. Payne
     
 

ISBN-10: 1929229690

ISBN-13: 9781929229697

Pub. Date: 08/01/2006

Publisher: aha! Process, Incorporated

Bridges Out of Poverty is a unique and powerful tool designed specifically for social, health, and legal services professionals. Based in part on Dr. Ruby K. Payne's myth shattering A Framework for Understanding Poverty, Bridges reaches out to the millions of service providers and businesses whose daily work connects them with the lives of

Overview

Bridges Out of Poverty is a unique and powerful tool designed specifically for social, health, and legal services professionals. Based in part on Dr. Ruby K. Payne's myth shattering A Framework for Understanding Poverty, Bridges reaches out to the millions of service providers and businesses whose daily work connects them with the lives of people in poverty. In a highly readable format you'll find case studies, detailed analysis, helpful charts and exercises, and specific solutions you and your organization can implement right now to:

  • Redesign programs to better serve people you work with Build skill sets for management to help guide employees;
  • Upgrade training for front-line staff like receptionists, case workers, and managers;
  • Improve treatment outcomes in health care and behavioral health care;
  • Increase the likelihood of moving from welfare to work.

If your business, agency, or organization works with people from poverty, only a deeper understanding of their challenges—and strengths—will help you partner with them to create opportunities for success.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781929229697
Publisher:
aha! Process, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
293
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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