Theory, Practice, and Trends in Human Services: An Introduction to an Emerging Profession / Edition 2

Theory, Practice, and Trends in Human Services: An Introduction to an Emerging Profession / Edition 2

by Edward S. Neukrug
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534357261

ISBN-13: 9780534357269

Pub. Date: 07/28/1999

Publisher: Brooks/Cole

This easy-to-understand, comprehensive overview of human services distinguishes itself from other texts through its experiential emphasis, unique use of personal vignettes, presentation of systems theory, and focus on the development of the helper. Other important topics such as history of the field, typical interventions, and multicultural awareness are also

Overview

This easy-to-understand, comprehensive overview of human services distinguishes itself from other texts through its experiential emphasis, unique use of personal vignettes, presentation of systems theory, and focus on the development of the helper. Other important topics such as history of the field, typical interventions, and multicultural awareness are also covered.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534357269
Publisher:
Brooks/Cole
Publication date:
07/28/1999
Series:
Counseling Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
7.87(w) x 9.84(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

1. Defining the Human Service Professional. 2. The Human Service Profession: History and Standards. 3. Theoretical Approaches to Human Service Work. 4. The Helping Interview: Skills, Case Management, and Record Keeping. 5. The Development of the Person. 6. Systems: What Are They, and How Do We Work With Them? 7. The Human Service Worker in a Pluralistic Society. 8. Research, Program Evaluation and Testing. 9. The Human Service Worker and the World of Work. 10. A Look to the Future: Trends in the Function and Roles of the Human Service Worker. Appendices. Glossary. References. Index.

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