By Jon Glasby,Rosemary Littlechild
By Jonathan Parker
This bestselling booklet will take you step by step throughout the 4 major features of social paintings practice - overview, making plans, Intervention and Review - giving you a whole beginning in each one. it's going to introduce you to every approach in a transparent and obtainable method, helping you to either consider and observe what you've learnt in perform throughout settings and repair person teams. The ebook offers you a theoretical beginning from that you can discover different elements of social work.
New to the 5th edition:
- an ‘ethnographic process’ to social work
- focus on courting and resilience
- revised exploration of the political context of social work
- updated emphasis on social justice and human rights.
By Neil Thompson
Now in its fourth variation figuring out Social paintings remains to be the fundamental advent to this complicated box of perform. attending to the center of what social paintings is all approximately, it solutions these questions which are primary to the function: what's social paintings? How is it conducted? What talents does it require? And what are the demanding situations? even if you are contemplating a profession in social paintings, already in education, or searching for a refresher consultant, this e-book offers an image of social paintings for what it really is: its problems, its calls for and its rewards.
Written to have interaction and stimulate the reader, every one bankruptcy features:
• Voice of expertise containers providing specialist suggestions and convenient suggestions from skilled practitioners.
• perform concentration positive factors that illustrate the demanding situations of teaching and working towards in social paintings, in addition to methods of overcoming them.
• routines that interact the reader with the content material and attempt your wisdom.
• A advisor to extra studying that highlights key texts within the topic area.
By Michael Macsenaere,Klaus Esser,Stephan Hiller
By Oliver Koenig
Lage versetzt werden, die sie umgebenden Strukturen aktiv zu gestalten und für sich eigenständige Identitätsentwürfe entwickeln und realisieren können oder ob sie, in Ermangelung dieser Ressourcen, einen Beitrag zur Reproduktion der sozialen Konstruktion von Intellektueller Beeinträchtigung leisten. Das Modell soll auch verstanden werden als „Anleitung“ zur Systemtransformation, die Räume für praktischen und theoretischen Aktivismus und Identitätspolitik öffnen will.
By Lars Göhmann
By Linda Gast
By Rob Canton
This e-book presents a complete and available advent to the paintings of the probation provider. It brings jointly issues of coverage, conception and perform to assist scholars and practitioners to raised comprehend the paintings of probation, its obstacles in addition to strength, yet especially its worth.
Setting probation within the context of the felony justice procedure, the booklet explores its historical past, reasons and modern value. It explains what probation is, discusses rising principles round criminal administration, and the price of an procedure that centres at the concept of desistance. It considers the perform realities of operating with offenders in the neighborhood. The ebook additionally covers the governance of probation and the way coverage and perform are responding to modern matters approximately crime and group protection – for instance during the administration of possibility. even supposing the focus is on England and Wales, there's a few dialogue of different united kingdom jurisdictions and of latest developments in ecu probation practices.
This e-book will inspire readers to understand the sensible and theoretical strengths and shortcomings of up to date probation perform. info and dialogue are awarded essentially, with counsel approximately extra research and tips in the direction of extra really expert readings.
Probation: operating with Offenders should be crucial analyzing for trainee probation officials and scholars of probation and criminal management.
By Peter Unwin,Rachel Hogg
Written at a time while Social paintings Reform Board and the Munro Enquiry are charged with taking a look at problems with effectiveness inside of young children and households social paintings, the publication tackles the several demanding situations that scholars and practitioners could be confronted with, outlining universal pitfalls and the way to prevent these.
Key issues coated include:
- laws and policy
- baby development
- Safeguarding and baby protection
- taking care of yourself
Reflective questions are used during the ebook, making sure that scholars seriously evaluation their very own perform. Case examples and case experiences drawn from the authors' contemporary perform are incorporated through the ebook to light up the realities of latest social paintings with youngsters and families.
This textual content should be crucial examining for undergraduate and postgraduate scholars, really as they arrange to head on placement. it's going to additionally supply worthy analyzing for certified social employees who're attracted to clean and potent methods to practice.
By Annie Lambert