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Direct Social Work Practice

Direct Social Work Practice - 8th edition

Direct Social Work Practice - 8th edition

ISBN13: 9780495601678

ISBN10: 0495601675

Direct Social Work Practice by D. H. Hepworth, R H. Rooney, J. A. Larsen and K. Strom-Gottfried - ISBN 9780495601678
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 8TH 10
Copyright: 2010
Publisher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
Published: 2010
International: No
Direct Social Work Practice by D. H. Hepworth, R H. Rooney, J. A. Larsen and K. Strom-Gottfried - ISBN 9780495601678

ISBN13: 9780495601678

ISBN10: 0495601675

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 8TH 10

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION. 1. The Challenges of Social Work. 2. Direct Practice: Domain, Philosophy, and Roles. 3. Overview of the Helping Process. 4. Operationalizing the Cardinal Social Work Values. PART II: EXPLORING, ASSESSING, AND PLANNING. 5. Building Blocks of Communication: Communicating with Empathy and Authenticity. 6. Verbal Following, Exploring, and Focusing Skills. 7. Eliminating Counterproductive Communication Patterns. 8. Assessment: Exploring and Understanding Problems and Strengths. 9. Assessment: Intrapersonal, Interpersonal, and Environmental Factors. 10. Assessing Family Functioning in Diverse Family and Cultural Contexts. 11. Forming and Assessing Social Work Groups. 12. Developing Goals and Formulating a Contract. PART III: THE CHANGE-ORIENTED PHASE. 13. Planning and Implementing Change-Oriented Strategies. 14. Developing Resources, Organizing, Planning, and Advocacy as Intervention Strategies. 15. Enhancing Family Relationships. 16. Intervening in Social Work Groups. 17. Additive Empathy, Interpretation, and Confrontation. 18. Managing Barriers to Change. PART IV: THE TERMINATION PHASE. 19. The Final Phase: Evaluation and Termination.

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