The Strengths Perspective In Social Work Practice (6th Edition) (Advancing Core Competencies)

Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics
SKU: DADAX0205011543
ISBN : 9780205011544
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The Strengths Perspective in Social Work Practice (6th Edition) (Advancing Core Competencies)

A conceptual and practical presentation of the strengths perspective in social work.   Part of Advancing Core Competencies Series, a unique series that helps students taking advanced social work courses apply CSWE’s core competencies and practice behaviors examples to specialized fields of practice.   The Strengths Perspective in Social Work Practice, 6/e, presents both conceptual and practical elements of the strengths perspective - from learning about and practicing the strengths perspective to using the strengths perspective with older adults, the chronically ill, and substance abusers.   Many of the chapters- address recent events –from the tragic shooting in Tucson to the uprisings in the Middle East. Each chapter begins with a section from an expert in the field.   Teaching & Learning Experience Improve Critical Thinking – Each chapter contains four critical thinking questions and two short essay questions that require the reader to apply key concepts. Engage Students – Extensive case examples keep students interested and help them see a connection between theory and practice. Explore Current Issues – Three new chapters have been added to reflect the most current knowledge in the field. Apply CSWE Core Competencies – The text integrates the 2008 CSWE EPAS, with critical thinking questions and practice tests to assess student understanding and development of competencies and practice behaviors. Support Instructors – PowerPoint presentations are available with this text.  

Specifications of The Strengths Perspective in Social Work Practice (6th Edition) (Advancing Core Competencies)

AuthorDennis Saleebey
Number Of Pages352
Publication Date2012-08-18
Height9.1 inch.
Length7.4 inch.
Width0.5 inch.
Weight0.95 pounds.

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