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Social work in Rural Communities, Fifth Edition (Fifth Edition)
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edited by Leon Ginsberg, 1936- (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2011, originally published 2011), 432 page(s)
This book is the fifth in a series of compendia edited by Leon Ginsberg on modern approaches to social work in rural communities. Rural social workers face special problems, such as professional isolation, lack of supervision, the almost inevitable existence of dual relationships, and the different scale and empha...
edited by Leon Ginsberg, 1936- (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2011, originally published 2011), 432 page(s)
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Social Work Practice for Social Justice: Cultural Competence in Action
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presented by Dorothy Van Soest, 1953- and Betty Garcia, 1944- (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2006, originally published 2006), 161 page(s)
A commitment to promoting social justice for diverse individuals and populations is the foundation for culturally competent social work practice. This book aims to help prepare professional social workers to transform oppressive and unjust systems into non- oppressive and just alternatives. Intended for both under...
presented by Dorothy Van Soest, 1953- and Betty Garcia, 1944- (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2006, originally published 2006), 161 page(s)
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Social Work Practice in Palliative Care
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presented by Dede Sparks, fl. 2002; produced by Alexander Street (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2018), 46 mins

Palliative Care is a multidisciplinary approach to specialized medical care for people with serious illnesses. It focuses on providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, physical stress, and mental stress of a serious illness. The goal of such therapy is to improve quality of life for both the patient a...

presented by Dede Sparks, fl. 2002; produced by Alexander Street (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2018), 46 mins
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Social Work Practice Research for the Twenty-first Century
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edited by Katharine Briar-Lawson, fl. 1976, Philip McCallion, fl. 1993 and Anne E. Fortune, fl. 1978 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2010, originally published 2010), 334 page(s)
Social work professionals must demonstrate their effectiveness to legislators and governments, not to mention clients and incoming practitioners. A thorough evaluation of the activities, ethics, and outcomes of social work practice is critical to maintaining investment and interest in the profession and improving...
edited by Katharine Briar-Lawson, fl. 1976, Philip McCallion, fl. 1993 and Anne E. Fortune, fl. 1978 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2010, originally published 2010), 334 page(s)
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Social Work with Troubled Families: A Critical Introduction
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edited by Keith Davies, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 194 page(s)
A critical introduction to the Troubled Families Programme (TFP), this book explores the roots, significance and effectiveness of troubled family approaches in social work. An important strand of government social policy, the TFP gives rise to a number of ethical and political questions about assertive outreach, c...
edited by Keith Davies, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 194 page(s)
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Social Worker, Waukesha County Health and Human Services
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produced by CandidCareer.com (Maryland (U.S.): CandidCareer.com, 2017), 2 mins
Sara is a social worker with the Waukesha County department of Health and Human Services. Her office's main objective is to research and fulfill requests from area families who need assistance for children with special needs.
produced by CandidCareer.com (Maryland (U.S.): CandidCareer.com, 2017), 2 mins
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Spiritual Care in Practice: Case Studies in Healthcare Chaplaincy
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edited by Steve Nolan, fl. 2015 and George Fitchett, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 322 page(s)
These diverse case studies make a compelling case for the importance of effective spiritual care in healthcare and provide unprecedented insight into the essential role of the chaplain within the healthcare team. Presented alongside critical reflections and responses from professionals within chaplaincy, psycholog...
edited by Steve Nolan, fl. 2015 and George Fitchett, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 322 page(s)
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Spiritual Care with Sick Children and Young People: A Handbook for Chaplains, Paediatric Health Professionals, Arts Therapists and Youth Workers
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presented by Kathryn Darby, 1964-, Sally Nash, 1957- and Paul Nash, 1959- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
Exploring both principles and best practice of the spiritual care of sick children and young people, this remarkable and inspiring book equips the reader to think critically and creatively about how to provide care in hospitals, hospices and other care contexts for ill and disabled children.Written for staff from...
presented by Kathryn Darby, 1964-, Sally Nash, 1957- and Paul Nash, 1959- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
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Spirituality, Culture, and Development: Implications for Social Work
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edited by Khadija Khaja, fl. 2009, Subhabrata Dutta, fl. 2016, Srilatha Juvva, fl. 2016 and Chathapuram S. Ramanathan, fl. 2002 (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2016, originally published 2016), 298 page(s)
This book explores culture, development, and spirituality from the perspective of social work. This framework serves as foundation and guides analytical deliberation through the use of case studies from around the world. With emerging trends in development, synchronistic synthesis between the inner self and interv...
edited by Khadija Khaja, fl. 2009, Subhabrata Dutta, fl. 2016, Srilatha Juvva, fl. 2016 and Chathapuram S. Ramanathan, fl. 2002 (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2016, originally published 2016), 298 page(s)
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Spring & Arnaud
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directed by Katherine Knight, fl. 2007 and Marcia Connolly, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Marcia Connolly, fl. 1997-2017, Katherine Knight, fl. 2007 and David Craig, fl. 1988-2014, site(media)inc. (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2016), 57 mins
An "artful and art-filled love story" (The Globe and Mail), this documentary about two unique characters is also an unforgettable look at art, love, and mortality. Influential photographer Arnaud Maggs, turning 85, embarks on a series of self-portraits that wryly depict his life's work. Spring Hurlbut, at 60, is c...
directed by Katherine Knight, fl. 2007 and Marcia Connolly, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Marcia Connolly, fl. 1997-2017, Katherine Knight, fl. 2007 and David Craig, fl. 1988-2014, site(media)inc. (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2016), 57 mins
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