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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

Alive After AcademiaPost-Career Reflections of Social Work Educators

Alive After Academia: Post-Career Reflections of Social Work Educators

Spencer J. Zeiger

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190068189
eISBN:
9780190068219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190068189.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Social work educators have lived through unique experiences and possess knowledge of lifespan development, which may enable them to navigate the vicissitudes of aging and envision a rich life beyond ... More

Not Just PlaySummer Camp and the Profession of Social Work

Not Just Play: Summer Camp and the Profession of Social Work

Meryl Nadel and Susan Scher

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190496548
eISBN:
9780190496579
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190496548.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

Not Just Play: Summer Camp and the Profession of Social Work offers the only book written in many decades that focuses on the relationship between social work and the summer camp movement. Is camp ... More

Evidence-Based Practice in School Mental HealthAddressing DSM-5 Disorders in Schools

Evidence-Based Practice in School Mental Health: Addressing DSM-5 Disorders in Schools

James C. Raines (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190886578
eISBN:
9780190943851
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190886578.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Health and Mental Health

Schools have become the default mental health providers for children and adolescents, but they are often poorly equipped to meet the mental health needs of their students. The introduction tackles ... More

People and Climate ChangeVulnerability, Adaptation, and Social Justice

People and Climate Change: Vulnerability, Adaptation, and Social Justice

Lisa Reyes Mason and Jonathan Rigg (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190886455
eISBN:
9780190886486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190886455.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Social Policy

Climate change is a profoundly social and political challenge with many social justice concerns around every corner. A global issue, climate change threatens the well-being, livelihood, and survival ... More

Creating Trauma-Informed SchoolsA Guide for School Social Workers and Educators

Creating Trauma-Informed Schools: A Guide for School Social Workers and Educators

Eileen A. Dombo and Christine Anlauf Sabatino

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190873806
eISBN:
9780190873837
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190873806.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

Creating Trauma-Informed Schools: A Guide for School Social Workers and Educators provides concrete skills and current knowledge about trauma-informed services in school settings. Children at all ... More

Invisible VisitsBlack Middle-Class Women in the American Healthcare System

Invisible Visits: Black Middle-Class Women in the American Healthcare System

Tina K. Sacks

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190840204
eISBN:
9780190840235
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840204.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Although the United States spends almost one-fifth of all its resources on funding healthcare, the American system is dogged by persistent inequities in the treatment of racial and ethnic minorities ... More

Shaping a Science of Social WorkProfessional Knowledge and Identity

Shaping a Science of Social Work: Professional Knowledge and Identity

John S. Brekke and Jeane W. Anastas (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190880668
eISBN:
9780190880699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190880668.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

In contrast to other helping professions, social work does not currently define itself as scientific, or as a scientific discipline. Starting with the work of John Brekke, this volume considers what ... More

Making ChangeYouth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development

Making Change: Youth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development

Tina P. Kruse

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190849795
eISBN:
9780190849825
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190849795.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Children and Families

Making Change: Youth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development connects multiple fields of practices and scholarship to explore a youth-focused model for ... More

Decent Incomes for AllImproving Policies in Europe

Decent Incomes for All: Improving Policies in Europe

Bea Cantillon, Tim Goedemé, and John Hills (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190849696
eISBN:
9780190849726
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190849696.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Research and Evaluation

This book aims to shed new light on recent poverty trends in the European Union, responses by European welfare states, and how progress can be made to realize a decent income for all. The text ... More

Facing SegregationHousing Policy Solutions for a Stronger Society

Facing Segregation: Housing Policy Solutions for a Stronger Society

Molly W. Metzger and Henry S. Webber (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190862305
eISBN:
9780190862336
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190862305.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Communities and Organizations

Marking 50 years since the passage of the Fair Housing and Civil Rights Acts, this collection both builds on and departs from two generations of scholarship on urban development and inequality. The ... More

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