Understanding Generalist Practice / Edition 2

Understanding Generalist Practice / Edition 2

by Karen Kay Kirst-Ashman, Grafton H. Hull, Grafton H. Hull, Grafton H. Hull
     
 

ISBN-10: 0830414800

ISBN-13: 9780830414802

Pub. Date: 12/28/1998

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Organized around the authors' coherent and cohesive Generalist Intervention Model, this introductory guide to generalist social work practice gives you the knowledge and skills needed to work with individuals and families, as well as the foundation knowledge from a generalist perspective to work with groups, communities, and organizations. The authors fully explore…  See more details below

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Organized around the authors' coherent and cohesive Generalist Intervention Model, this introductory guide to generalist social work practice gives you the knowledge and skills needed to work with individuals and families, as well as the foundation knowledge from a generalist perspective to work with groups, communities, and organizations. The authors fully explore the interrelationship between micro, mezzo, and macro levels of social work practice. This edition reflects the latest Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards with empowerment and strengths perspectives for partnering with clients.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830414802
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/28/1998
Series:
Series in Social Work
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
653

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1Introducing Generalist Practice: The Generalist Intervention Model2
2Micro Practice Skills: Working with Individuals42
3Mezzo Practice Skills: Working with Groups80
4Macro Practice Skills: Working with Organizations and Communities114
5Assessment in Generalist Practice141
6Planning in Generalist Practice188
7Intervention Applications226
8Evaluation, Termination, and Follow-Up in Generalist Practice266
9Understanding Families308
10Working with Families342
11Making Ethical Decisions372
12Ethnically and Racially Sensitive Social Work Practice398
13Gender Sensitive Social Work Practice422
14Advocacy464
15Brokering and Case Management492
16Recording in Generalist Social Work Practice522
Bibliography569
Name Index585
Subject Index591

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