Theories for Direct Social Work Practice / Edition 2

Theories for Direct Social Work Practice / Edition 2

by Joseph Walsh
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Cengage Learning
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Theories for Direct Social Work Practice / Edition 2

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: 9780495601203
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 02/23/2009
Series: SW 390N 2-Theories of Social Work Practice Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 408
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

1. Thinking about Theory. 2. A Social Work Perspective on Clinical Theory and Practice. 3. Psychodynamic Theories I: Ego Psychology. 4. Psychodynamic Theories II: Object Relations Theory. 5. Family Systems Theory. 6. Behavior Theory. 7. Cognitive Theory. 8. Interpersonal Therapy. 9. Structural Family Theory. 10. Solution- Focused Therapy. 11. Motivational Interviewing. 12. Narrative Theory. 13. Crisis Theory.

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