Summary: Illustrating the diversity of solutions case managers and program administrators have recently developed, Advanced Case Management provides an overview of many state-of-the-art issues. Innovations in outreach, planning, assessment, and service interventions are described, along with culturally sensitive and other alternative approaches to engaging individuals, family members and other natural supports. This skillfully written volume links practice to program descript ...show moreion, and highlights new developments in staffing, training, system building, interprogram coordination, and resource control. Many examples are offered from work with youth, the elderly, and mental health populations, as well as other fields of service to demonstrate model approaches and case management's ability to evolve with the changing times.
Students and professionals involved in the human services, clinical psychology, counseling/training/small groups, nursing, sociology, and drug and alcohol studies will find Advanced Case Management a useful and helpful guide. ...show less