Management of Human Service Programs / Edition 3

Management of Human Service Programs / Edition 3

by Judith A. Lewis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534368867

ISBN-13: 9780534368869

Pub. Date: 11/28/2000

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Covering the most important issues facing managers and administrators in human service agencies in the 21st Century, this thoroughly updated and revised edition is the most current text on the market. The authors provide an overview of the managerial and leadership functions that a successful manager or administrator in the human services needs to…  See more details below

Overview

Covering the most important issues facing managers and administrators in human service agencies in the 21st Century, this thoroughly updated and revised edition is the most current text on the market. The authors provide an overview of the managerial and leadership functions that a successful manager or administrator in the human services needs to understand.
Practical in its approach, the book introduces students to the theory and practice of managerial and leadership functions and provides important guidelines for working within agencies. This text is useful for readers already in the workforce as managers and administrators, as well as for students who will be entering human service agencies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534368869
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Series:
Counseling Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.57(w) x 9.51(h) x 0.76(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Facing the challenges of management1
Ch. 2The environments of human service organizations21
Ch. 3Planning and program design40
Ch. 4Organizational theory for human service organizations68
Ch. 5Organization design94
Ch. 6Developing and managing human resources112
Ch. 7Building supervisory relationships140
Ch. 8Managing finances to meet program goals169
Ch. 9Designing and using information systems193
Ch. 10Evaluating human service programs215
Ch. 11Leading and changing human service organizations245
Ch. 12Achieving and maintaining organizational excellence275
AppManagement audit300

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