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Myths, Misconceptions, and Invalid Assumptions About Counseling and Psychotherapy

Myths, Misconceptions, and Invalid Assumptions About Counseling and Psychotherapy

Jeffrey Kottler and Richard S. Balkin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190090692
eISBN:
9780190090722
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190090692.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

In Myths, Misconceptions, and Invalid Assumptions about Counseling the authors examine the science, art, and certainties and uncertainties of psychotherapy. In this book we have selected several ... More

Practice Research in the Human ServicesA University-Agency Partnership Model

Practice Research in the Human Services: A University-Agency Partnership Model

Michael J. Austin and Sarah Carnochan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780197518335
eISBN:
9780197518366
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197518335.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Practice Research in the Human Services: A University-Agency Partnership Model offers a practical approach to conducting practice research in the field of human services. This evolving form of ... More

Working with Young PeopleA Social Pedagogy Perspective from Europe and Latin America

Working with Young People: A Social Pedagogy Perspective from Europe and Latin America

Xavier Úcar, Pere Soler-Masó, and Anna Planas-Lladó (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190937768
eISBN:
9780190937799
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190937768.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

The book offers a new outlook on social, cultural and educational work with young people. It is the perspective of social pedagogy: a theoretical and practical perspective that has been developing in ... More

State-Sanctioned ViolenceAdvancing a Social Work Social Justice Agenda

State-Sanctioned Violence: Advancing a Social Work Social Justice Agenda

Melvin Delgado

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190058463
eISBN:
9780190058494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190058463.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

The role and function of the state is not to harm its residents but rather to help them develop their potential and meet their basic human needs. The importance of violence is well attested to by ... More

Combat Social WorkApplying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Charles R. Figley, Jeffrey S. Yarvis, and Bruce A. Thyer (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

This book shows combat from a different perspective by a dozen combat social workers. Written by and for social workers and war veterans, the book is filled with lessons learned that can have ... More

Building Better Social ProgramsHow Evidence Is Transforming Public Policy

Building Better Social Programs: How Evidence Is Transforming Public Policy

David Stoesz

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190945572
eISBN:
9780190945602
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190945572.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Children and Families

Evidence-based policymaking has, in recent decades, become a focus of program innovation in social care, engaging foundations, universities, as well as state and federal governments. Rigorous ... More

The Dropout Prevention Specialist WorkbookA How-To Guide for Building Skills and Competence in Education

The Dropout Prevention Specialist Workbook: A How-To Guide for Building Skills and Competence in Education

Howard M. Blonsky

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780190090845
eISBN:
9780190090876
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190090845.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

This workbook is intended for school social workers and others who find themselves in positions either in a school or school district, working in the area of attendance improvement and dropout ... More

Child Abuse and Neglect in CanadaA Guide for Mandatory Reporters

Child Abuse and Neglect in Canada: A Guide for Mandatory Reporters

Lea Tufford

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190083472
eISBN:
9780190083502
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190083472.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Child Abuse and Neglect in Canada: A Guide for Mandatory Reporters offers a concise guide to mandatory reporting in provincial and territorial jurisdictions with specific attention to the context and ... More

Facilitating InjusticeThe Complicity of Social Workers in the Forced Removal and Incarceration of Japanese Americans, 1941-1946

Facilitating Injustice: The Complicity of Social Workers in the Forced Removal and Incarceration of Japanese Americans, 1941-1946

Yoosun Park

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780199765058
eISBN:
9780190081348
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199765058.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

Social workers were involved in all aspects of the removal, incarceration, and resettlement of the Nikkei, a history that has been forgotten by social work. This study is an effort to address this ... More

Women's Journey to Empowerment in the 21st CenturyA Transnational Feminist Analysis of Women's Lives in Modern Times

Women's Journey to Empowerment in the 21st Century: A Transnational Feminist Analysis of Women's Lives in Modern Times

Kristen Zaleski, Annalisa Enrile, Eugenia L. Weiss, and Xiying Wang (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190927097
eISBN:
9780190927127
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190927097.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice, Communities and Organizations

This book presents a transnational feminist view of international actions combatting patriarchal attitudes and policies that shape gender-oppressive cultural practices. How these elements take form ... More

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