Theories for Direct Social Work Practice (with CourseMate Printed Access Card) / Edition 3

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice (with CourseMate Printed Access Card) / Edition 3

by Joseph Walsh
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1285750225

ISBN-13: 9781285750224

Pub. Date: 01/01/2014

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Walsh's concise, comprehensive text covers eleven major clinical practice theories that social workers commonly use in their assessment, planning, and intervention tasks with individuals, families, and groups. The book offers you a broad view of the field of practice, while still providing a close-up view of each theory discussed.

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Walsh's concise, comprehensive text covers eleven major clinical practice theories that social workers commonly use in their assessment, planning, and intervention tasks with individuals, families, and groups. The book offers you a broad view of the field of practice, while still providing a close-up view of each theory discussed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781285750224
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2014
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
281,129
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


1. Thinking About Theory. 2. A Social Work Perspective on Theory and Practice. 3. Person-Centered Theory. 4. Ego Psychology. 5. The Relational Theories, with a Focus on Object Relations. 6. Family Emotional Systems Theory. 7. Behavior Theory. 8. Cognitive Theory. 9. Structural Family Theory. 10. Solution focused Therapy. 11. Motivational Interviewing and Enhancement Therapy. 12. Narrative Theory. 13. Crisis Theory and Intervention.

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