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An Introduction to Social Work Practice in Canada

Shankar A. Yelaja

An Introduction to Social Work Practice in Canada

by Shankar A. Yelaja

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Published by Prentice Hall of Canada Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social work,
  • Social Work Practice

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9655738M
    ISBN 100134968603
    ISBN 109780134968605

    Book Description: Introduction to Sociology adheres to the scope and sequence of a typical introductory sociology course. In addition to comprehensive coverage of core concepts, foundational scholars, and emerging theories, we have incorporated section reviews with engaging questions, discussions that help students apply the sociological imagination, and Author: William Little. Get this from a library! Introduction to social work: an advocacy-based profession. [Lisa E Cox; Carolyn J Tice; Dennis D Long] -- This text takes readers to the roots of the social work profession, framing its history, practice settings, and career paths through the lens of advocacy. Closely aligned with the latest Educational.

    Learn social work and social welfare with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of social work and social welfare flashcards on Quizlet. The market leader in policy analysis and social work studies, Canadian Social Policy is a comprehensive text with well-respected authors, a strong framework for analyzing social policies, and a much needed Canadian perspective. It balances concepts such as feminism, postmodernism, and social diversity with examinations of major social policy considerations in .

    The practice and profession of social work has a relatively modern and scientific origin, and is generally considered to have developed out of three strands. The first was individual casework, a strategy pioneered by the Charity Organization Society in the midth century, which was founded by Helen Bosanquet and Octavia Hill in London, England. Most historians identify Activity sectors: Social welfare, social services, government, health, public health, mental health, occupational safety and health, community organization, non-profit, law. Michele Kelly, Ph.D., LCSW, is an assistant professor at the University of Mississippi, Department of Social Work, where she teaches policy and macro social work. She spent several years working with refugees in a Catholic Charities refugee resettlement program.


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Steven Hick is a retired professor of social work at Carleton University in Ottawa, and is also the author of the companion text Social Welfare in Canada: Understanding Income Security. He has practiced at home and abroad as a human rights worker, social service worker, mindfulness teacher and social policy analyst.

Social Work. An Introductory Text Book. Social work is also regarded as a practice discipline, because unlike the other social sciences professionals, social workers involve in direct practice. Introduction to Social Work in Canada: Histories, Contexts, and Practices: Ives, Nicole, Denov, Myriam, Sussman, Tamara: Books - (12).

Introduction to Social Work by Lisa E. Cox, Carolyn J. Tice, and Dennis D. Long is an exciting and timely new text that takes readers to the roots of the social work profession, framing its history, practice settings, and career paths through the lens of advocacy. Closely aligned with the latest Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS), the text goes beyond standard Cited by: 1.

The primary goal of Social Work Practice in Canada is to introduce students to the knowledge, values, and skills associated with social work practice today and to help them become thoughtful, intentional, and effective professionals.

This book has been developed from ideas and experiences spanning over three decades in practice and teaching. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Introduction to social work practice in Canada. Scarborough, Ont.: Prentice-Hall Canada, [?] (OCoLC) Social Work: From Precept to Apply gives an entire exploration of data in apply, utilizing proof as a basis for apply, and the strategies throughout which idea helps practitioners to know, make sense of, and reply to difficult human needs.

How to Download Social Work Pdf. Please use the link provided below to generate a unique link valid for 24hrs. An Introduction to Social Work Practice in Canada by Shankar A.

Yelaja and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Social Work in Canada is a comprehensive introduction to the major concepts and contemporary issues in Canadian social work.

Intended primarily for university- and college-level social work courses, this book will also be useful for allied health professionals seeking a basic understanding of the field.

This book fills a need for an introductory-level text written from a truly Canadian. Before you leave the website, answer a few questions to help us to improve the online resources for this book and stand a chance to win your choice of two SAGE textbooks.

Disclaimer: This website may contain links to both internal and external websites. An Introduction to Social Problems, Social Welfare Organizations, and the Profession of Social Work N o one we know starts out life wanting to be a substance abuser or to be poor.

Most of us want to be lucky, cool, rich, and successful. Some of us are, fortunately, but many of us aren’t. SOWK V Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Spring/Summer 3 Required texts 1.

Hick, Steven () Social Work in Canada: An Introduction (Third Edition) Toronto: Thompson Educational Publishers. (Be sure to get the correct edition of the textbook!!) 2. Silver, Jim. () Good Places to Live: Poverty and Public Housing in Size: KB. Shelves: social-work This comprehenisve group practice text prepares students to work with either treatment or task oriented groups, this comprehensive revised edition offers the most up-to-date research available and continues to stress the importance of developing skills in group-work/5.

Gain the knowledge you need to become a successful social work practitioner with Zastrow's THE PRACTICE OF SOCIAL WORK, 10E. This comprehensive, practical "worktext" covers the general practice of social work as well as the more specialized areas and counseling theories for work with individuals, families, groups, communities, and organizations/5(5).

The First Nations Inuit Health Branch Clinical Practice Guidelines for Nurses in Primary Care are practice tools designed to support community health nurses' clinical decisions when delivering primary health care within First Nations and Inuit communities.

As an educational tool, the guidelines aim to support nursing practice for pediatric, adolescent and adult clients. MACRO PRACTICE IN CONTEXT This book is intended for all social workers, regardless of whether they spe-cialize or concentrate in micro or macro tracks within schools of social work.

It is also designed to be an introduction to macro practice as a set of profes-sional activities in which all social workers are involved. Although some prac-File Size: KB.

theories in social work practice will then lead a social worker to determine the best course of action, referred to as a method, intervention or approach, with the service user (Teater, ).Author: Barbra Teater. IMPLICATIONS FOR SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE AND EDUCATION.

The purpose of this book is to help social workers better understand the challenging and ever-changing policy and practice issues affecting work with immigrants. From the beginning of the profession’s existence, social workers have worked with immigrants.

This video provides an overview of the social work profession and the values, knowledge and skills needed. 'An excellent introduction to social work with children and families. It links practice with legislation and highlights relevant research findings'. areas of social work practice.

Social workers need to be able to work with a diverse group of children and their families: from babies to teenagers, single parents to two-parent families and. In Social Work Matters: The Power of Linking Policy and Practice, Elizabeth F.

Hoffler and Elizabeth J. Clark bring home the truth embodied in that title for practitioners and researchers in a comprehensive range of settings. At heart, the book argues that social work matters because the profession is absolutely necessary to the healthy functioning of society.

Introduction to Social Work, 12/e, helps students understand the importance of history and how it has shaped the social work profession. Cases help students apply theory to practice and provide a glimpse of what social workers do and the versatility of the profession.Social Work Practice: Problem Solving and Beyond presents a view of social work that incorporates, not without criticism, problem solving as foundational to traditional practice.

While drawing upon international and American content, the text emphasizes Canadian social work experience and developments/5(11).