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Military Social Work

Eugenia Weiss, James Daley, Tara DeBraber

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Military Social Work Introduction The authors of this annotated bibliography attempt to capture some of the more recent literature in the fiel...

Physical Disabilities

Michael Wolf-Branigin

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Physical Disabilities Introduction Physical disabilities can be an intriguing and yet a confusing field for conducting research. Confusion can...

Psychopharmacology and Social Work Practice

Sophia F. Dziegielewski

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Psychopharmacology and Social Work Practice Introduction Psychopharmacological treatments are changing the practice landscape for all health an...

Social Justice and Social Work

Elizabeth D. Hutchison

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Social Justice and Social Work Introduction Social justice is recognized as a core value of social work, and justice-oriented social work has ...

Middle East and North Africa, International Social Work and Social Welfare:

John Graham, Alean Al-Krenawi, Megan E. Turner

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

International Social Work and Social Welfare: Middle East and North Africa Introduction Social welfare in the twenty-one countries of the Mi...

Adoption

Jill Duerr Berrick, Jennifer Lawson, Erika Weissinger

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Adoption Introduction Adoption involves the complete transfer of parental rights and obligations from one family to another. In the late 20th a...

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

A. Antonio González-Prendes, Laurel Hicks

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Introduction Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) encompasses various psychotherapeutic approaches that are rooted in the fun...

Productive Engagement of Older Adults

Nancy Morrow-Howell

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Productive Engagement of Older Adults Introduction There is extraordinary growth in the number and proportion of older adults in almost every ...

Triangulation

James Drisko

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Triangulation Introduction The origins of triangulation in social work and in the wider social sciences are only metaphorically related to the ...

Psychoeducation

Ellen Lukens

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2015-04-29

Psychoeducation Introduction Psychoeducation (PE) is a flexible strengths-based approach to care that incorporates both educational and therap...

Brief Therapies in Social Work: Task-Centered Model and Solution-Focused Therapy

Cynthia Franklin, Krystallynne Mikle

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Brief Therapies in Social Work: Task-Centered Model and Solution-Focused Therapy Introduction Brief therapies serve as evidenced-based practic...

Community Development

Alice K. Butterfield

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Community Development Introduction Community development, also known as community economic development, is a multidisciplinary and interdiscip...

Mental Health Diagnosis and the Addictive Substance Disorders

Sophia F. Dziegielewski, George Jacinto

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Mental Health Diagnosis and the Addictive Substance Disorders Introduction There are many types of addictions, although the purpose of this...

Criminal Justice

Margaret Severson

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Criminal Justice Introduction The term “criminal justice” encompasses a huge area of thought and action relevant to the development of the cri...

Religiously Affiliated Agencies

Diana R. Garland

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Religiously Affiliated Agencies Introduction Religiously affiliated agencies are organizations founded by a congregation or other religious...

Social Work Research Methods

Allen Rubin

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Social Work Research Methods Introduction Social work research means conducting an investigation in accordance with the scientific method. ...

Implementation Science and Practice

Enola K. Proctor, Byron Powell, Hollee McGinnis

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Implementation Science and Practice Introduction Evidence-based practice (EBP) has been increasingly advocated and is gaining wider acceptance ...

Qualitative Research

James Drisko

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Qualitative Research Introduction “Qualitative research” is a term that encompasses a wide variety of research types and methods. Its great var...

Adult Protective Services in the United States

Joy Swanson Ernst

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2015-06-29

Adult Protective Services in the United States Introduction Adult Protective Services (APS) is the social services system that is charged with...

History of Social Work in the United Kingdom

Caroline Skehill

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2010-02-15

History of Social Work in the United Kingdom Introduction This entry provides an overview of social work in the United Kingdom, which refer...

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