Category : Social service
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ISBN : UOM:39015016262241
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
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Category : Education
Editor : Cengage Learning
ISBN : 9781305886964
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
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THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK, Eighth Edition, enables students to develop proficiency in professionalism and the essential social work skills. Each skill supports one or more of the 43 knowledge and value statements and the 31 practice behaviors that elaborate the core competencies in the 2015 EPAS of the CSWE. The skills also align with nationally standardized licensing exams. The text includes expository content grounded in contemporary research, assessment tools and processes, and strong experiential components that help students get a realistic sense of the field. Case examples, summaries, and skill-building exercises cultivate students' professionalism and expertise as confident, ethical, and effective helpers. Current social issues are evident throughout. The book can be used as a main text in social work skills labs, a resource for field or internship courses, or a supplement to social work methods and practice courses. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Category : Social Science
Editor : Oxford University Press
ISBN : 9780199753512
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 241
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With an abundance of examples and exercises, this practically oriented workbook presents a step-by-step approach to help social work students develop and implement their research projects in human services organizations.

Category : Political Science
Editor : Pearson Higher Ed
ISBN : 9780205892747
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 385
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Social work practice skills text/workbook plus web-based case studies This book is part of the Connecting Core Competencies Series. This series helps students understand and master CSWE’s core competencies with a variety of pedagogy highlighted competency content and critical thinking questions for the competencies throughout. Social Work Skills for Beginning Direct Practice, 3/e, guides students through all stages of the helping process and assists them in developing time-tested social work skills. By using the text/workbook, students will gain a greater understanding of how to use social work skills in the context of each of the stages of the helping process – from intake through termination. In addition, individual chapters are devoted to values and ethics; theory directed practice; cultural context of practice; basic skills for direct practice; and advanced skills for direct practice. Teaching & Learning Experience Explore Current Issues – Includes the most recent data, new coverage of ethics, intersectionality, and more Apply CSWE Core Competencies – Integrates the 2008 CSWE EPAS throughout – highlights competencies and practice behaviors and includes expensive pedagogy. Note: This is the standalone book, if the student wants the book/access card order the ISBN below: 0205085350 / 9780205085354 Social Work Skills for Beginning Direct Practice: Text, Workbook, and Interactive Web Based Case Studies Plus MySocialWorkLab with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205055222 / 9780205055227 Social Work Skills for Beginning Direct Practice: Text, Workbook, and Interactive Web Based Case Studies 0205769918 / 9780205769919 MySocialWorkLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card

Category : Social Science
Editor : Springer Publishing Company
ISBN : 9780826133632
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 270
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Featuring an evidence- and strengths-based approach to practice methods, this new text teaches students how to apply social work skills in a variety of settings. Designed to enhance self-awareness, professionalism, ethical reasoning, cultural sensitivity, and an appreciation for social justice issues, this text introduces readers to social work’s core values and practice methods to help them assimilate the skills needed for working in the field. Cases and skills-based exercises demonstrate how to make accurate assessments and design effective intervention plans. After laying the groundwork in theory, values, and ethics, the authors review methods for working with individuals, children, and families from an individual and environmental strengths-based perspective. Client engagement, assessment, intervention, evaluation and termination, and documentation are then reviewed. Readers are introduced to the foundational concepts of social work practice and through application learn to successfully work with clients. Key Features Integrates the Council on Social Work Education’s EPAS standards and core competencies throughout, including engagement, assessment, intervention, evaluation, social justice, ethics, critical thinking, professional conduct and decision making, and cultural competency and diversity. Case scenarios in client interview format that closely resemble actual interactions, followed by questions, test readers’ understanding of the practice skills needed to work in the field. Skill-building exercises including individual and group activities, role plays, simulations, and discussion questions that provide an opportunity to apply one’s knowledge and skill sets. Personal reflections that encourage students to examine their own beliefs to help them assimilate social work ethics and values into their professional demeanor. Icons throughout the text that draw attention to useful tips for developing direct practice skills. A strengths-based approach that heightens understanding and results in a higher level of proficiency in the change process. Introduces challenging situations often encountered in practice to help readers acquire the more advanced practice skills necessary for assessment and intervention. Resources including PowerPoints, test questions, sample syllabi, and suggested answers to text exercises and discussion questions.

Category : Social Science
Editor : Cengage Learning
ISBN : 1285177193
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 704
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THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK gives you the opportunity to get involved in actual hands-on social work practice. Cournoyer's comprehensive workbook/textbook helps you rehearse and practice the core skills needed in contemporary social work practice. Complete with interesting case examples, summaries and skill-building exercises, THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK will help you become a more confident, ethical, and effective helper. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Category : Young Adult Nonfiction
Editor : Health and Wellness Workbooks
ISBN : 1638074291
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
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Help teens boost their confidence in social situations It's normal for teens to struggle with social skills and self-confidence. But with the right tools and a little practice, they can make social situations a lot easier to deal with. Whether your teen is just a little shy or suffers from social anxiety, The Social Skills Workbook for Teens is packed with strategies and exercises to help them thrive. They'll discover simple ways to cope with teen anxiety, build confidence, form lasting friendships, and cultivate kindness in everyday interactions with others. Inside this workbook designed to strengthen social skills for teens, they'll find: An intro to social skills--Teens will learn what social skills are, why they're important, and the connection between self-esteem and social anxiety. A variety of exercises--This workbook helps teens develop lifelong skills through journal prompts, quizzes, mindfulness exercises, and more. Real-life situations--Teens will find out how to apply the techniques they've learned to real scenarios and feelings, whether it's a fight with a friend, anxiety about public speaking, or a difficult interaction with a teacher. Give young people effective tools for managing their stress and enjoying social situations with this social anxiety workbook for teens.

Category : Social Science
Editor : SAGE Publications
ISBN : 9781452245140
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 304
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Introduction to Social Work Practice orients the students to the role of the professional social worker. The first chapter delineates the differences between being a good friend and being a good clinician in terms of social/emotional factors, professionalism, and self-disclosure. The second chapter covers techniques for building a trusting working environment that is conducive to processing sensitive issues along with an overview of key therapeutic communication skills. The remaining five chapters detail an easy-to-remember five-step problem-solving model to guide the clinical process: 1. Assessment, 2. Goal, 3. Objectives, 4. Activation, 5. Termination. Key features include: - role-play exercises - brief essay and response questions to build and test key communication skills - discussion points - glossary of terms - diagrams and charts that graphically represent the flow of the helping process. The workbook presumes no prior clinical experience and uses no technical psychological jargon. It teaches fundamental communication skills while emphasizing key social work values, ethics, and issues of multicultural populations and diversity throughout.

Category : Computers
Editor : Allyn & Bacon
ISBN : 0205406106
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 251
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The second edition of this widely popular CD-ROM with manual can be used to either teach or to review essential social work skills using the latest technology available. Designed as a practical guide to teaching basic counseling skills, the CD-ROM contains video segments demonstrating four different, culturally diverse social worker-client interactions. Students can view the video, stop the action and respond to questions, look up references, or obtain more in-depth information about each skill segment. Common pitfalls for each skill set are noted, as well as examples of appropriate and inappropriate uses of skills and outcomes. Social work values are discussed in the CD-ROM, as well as communication concepts and principles, interviewing and problem-solving skills, and more. The accompanying student manual allows the student to take notes and complete written exercises about the skills demonstrated. It also includes a new chapter on cultural competence and additional information on ecological perspective and systems theory.

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ISBN : 0996415459
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
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Social skills help to improve our interactions with those around us. By displaying positive social skills, children can have better relationships, increased confidence and self-esteem, and future success as adults. This workbook is a comprehensive tool designed to help parents and professionals teach these skills in a fun and engaging way. This workbook focuses on defining and exploring the benefits of social skills and teaching effective ways to enhance relationships with others. Readers will learn how to pick up on the social cues of others and use them to better relate with peers and adults. They will also learn how to improve their conversational skills, how to actively listen, and healthy ways of resolving conflict whenever it may arise in their relationships. This workbook provides readers an opportunity to personalize the material learned and identify areas in which they may need to improve. The Social Skills Workbook is fully illustrated and involves the reader in the learning of these concepts through its engaging activities and discussion questions. Chapter 1: What are Social Skills? Chapter 2: Social Clues Chapter 3: Talking and Listening Chapter 4: Interacting with Others Chapter 5: Handling Conflict Chapter 6: Improving Social Skills