Group Work with Adolescents, Second Edition: Principles and Practice / Edition 2
  • Alternative view 1 of Group Work with Adolescents, Second Edition: Principles and Practice / Edition 2
  • Alternative view 2 of Group Work with Adolescents, Second Edition: Principles and Practice / Edition 2

Group Work with Adolescents, Second Edition: Principles and Practice / Edition 2

by Andrew Malekoff
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 1593854668

ISBN-13: 9781593854669

Pub. Date: 01/16/2007

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.

This popular text provides essential knowledge and skills for conducting creative, strengths-based group work with adolescents. A rich introduction to the field, enlivened by numerous illustrations from actual sessions, the book provides principles and guidelines for practice in a wide range of settings. Andrew Malekoff covers all phases of group work, from planning

Overview

This popular text provides essential knowledge and skills for conducting creative, strengths-based group work with adolescents. A rich introduction to the field, enlivened by numerous illustrations from actual sessions, the book provides principles and guidelines for practice in a wide range of settings. Andrew Malekoff covers all phases of group work, from planning to leavetaking, and highlights the value of self-reflection for successfully handling even the most challenging group situations.

This title is part of the Social Work Practice With Children and Families Series, edited by Nancy Boyd Webb.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593854669
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
01/16/2007
Series:
Clinical Practice with Children, Adolescents, and Families Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
378
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.89(d)
Age Range:
12 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

I. The Adolescent in Context
1. Adolescent Development, Risk, and Opportunity
2. Between Adolescent and Group Worker: Uncertainty, Fluidity, and Learning from the Inside Out
II. Guidelines for Group Building
3. Strengths-Based Group Work with Adolescents
4. Planning in Group Work: Where We Begin
5. Good Beginnings in Group Work: Socializing Adolescents into the Group Culture
6. What’s Going On in There?: Alliance Formation with Parents Whose Adolescent Children Join Groups
7. Groups on the Go: Spontaneously Formed School-Based Mutual Aid Groups for Adolescents in Distress
8. The Use of Problem Solving in Group Work
9. The Use of “Program” in Group Work: Cultivating a Sense of Competence, Belonging, and Creativity
10. Leavetaking, Moving On, and Looking Back: The Ending Transition in Group Work
III. Contemporary and Age-Old Themes in Group Work: Guidelines, Applications, and Practice Illustrations
11. Prejudice Reduction, Intergroup Relations, and Group Identity: Spontaneous and Planned Interventions to Address Diversity in Group Work
12. Violence and Youth I: Dimensions and Interventions in Group Work
13. Violence and Youth II: When World Stage and Group Work Intersect
14. Adolescent Sexuality and Group Work: Variations on a Theme
15. Group Work as a Counterforce to Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse
16. Loneliness, Social Isolation, Scapegoating, and Group Work: The Adolescent’s Struggle to Fit In
IV. Special Challenges for Group Workers
17. On Becoming a Reflective Group Worker

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >