Strategies and Techniques in Family Health Practice for Empowering Children and Adolescents

Strategies and Techniques in Family Health Practice for Empowering Children and Adolescents

by Mary Ann Jennings
     
 
The family health perspective is introduced as a relatively new model in the human service field. Social workers affiliated with Southwest Missouri State U. and East Michigan U. School of Social Work share their professional perspectives on helping families to achieve and maintain health. Viewing problems as unmet needs, they offer information on Federal programs and

Overview

The family health perspective is introduced as a relatively new model in the human service field. Social workers affiliated with Southwest Missouri State U. and East Michigan U. School of Social Work share their professional perspectives on helping families to achieve and maintain health. Viewing problems as unmet needs, they offer information on Federal programs and guidelines addressing such concerns as HIV/AIDS, truancy, substance abuse, adolescent suicide, juvenile sex offenders, and chronic illness in traditional and non-traditional family contexts. Lacks an index. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780773462830
Publisher:
Mellen, Edwin Press, The
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Series:
Studies in Health and Human Services
Pages:
233

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