Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.
For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.
Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series: The Skills of Helping Individuals, Families, Groups, and Communities / Edition 7 available in Hardcover
Shulman's text introduces a model for the helping process based on an "interactional" approach, which uses several theories and skills to build on the client-helper relationship. By presenting the core processes and skills in the chapters on work with individuals, Shulman shows how common elements exist across stages of helping and across different populations. These processes and skills reappear in the discussions of group, family, and community work.
|Series:||Methods / Practice of Social Work: Generalist Series|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.30(d)|
Table of Contents
1. An Interactional Approach to Helping. 2. Oppression Psychology, Resilience and Social Work Practice. 3. The Preliminary Phase of Work. 4. Beginnings and the Contracting Skills. 5. Skills in the Work Phase. 6. Endings and Transitions. 7. The Preliminary and Beginning Phases in Family Practice. 8. The Middle and Ending Phases in Family Practice. 9. Variations in Family Practice. 10. The Preliminary Phase in Group Practice. 11. The Beginning Phase with Groups. 12. The Middle Phase of Group Work. 13. Working with the Individual and the Group. 14. Endings and Transitions with Groups. 15. Professional Impact and Helping Clients Negotiate the System. 16. Social Work Practice in the Community - Philosophy, Models, Pinciples, and Practice. 17. Evidence-based Practice and Additional Social Work Practice Models.