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Social Work Practice Learning [Paperback]

David Edmondson
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19 Nov 2013 1446208915 978-1446208915 Student
This book provides essential knowledge and skills to address all the new social work education requirements for placements and practice learning. It will help you successfully pass your compulsory social work placement whilst meeting the Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF) for Social Workers and developing their professional practice.

Giving examples of the PCF plus clear exercises, strategies and tips, the book:

-Introduces your students to social work in the context of contemporary reforms.

-Takes you through each stage of the new placement structure explaining supervision, reflective practice and critical thinking in social work.

-Addresses trouble shooting and problem solving on placement.

-Helps you prepare for complex casework with individuals, families, groups and communities; address risk in social work; and engage with diverse groups and communities.

By using this book, you'll be armed with the tools you need to get the most out of your placement.

David Edmondson is Senior Lecturer in Social Work at Manchester Metropolitan University


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  • Paperback: 224 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd; Student edition (19 Nov 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1446208915
  • ISBN-13: 978-1446208915
  • Product Dimensions: 22.8 x 18.4 x 1.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 146,975 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This is a very accessible book which I believe clearly outlines many of the situations and experiences which a student encounters and which can contribute to their learning. (Karen Hillison)

This timely book will be a godsend to both students and practice educators studying or new to the role.

Thorough examination of the practice learning process peppered with reference links and reflective activities makes this an engaging and accessible text. Thoroughly recommended!

(Donna Jones)

I feel this an excellent book which gives the student a step-by-step guide to Practice Learning and all the areas they need  to know about undertaking a Placement. I like how the author included young people's views. This book will also be very useful to new and experienced Practice Educators. (Elaine Flynn)

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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent book for students! 9 Jan 2014
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I think this book is an excellent book for students who are studying social work. It will most certainly guide them through both their first year and second year placements. It is really useful for me as I am hopefully going to study a social work masters course so this will really come in handy! The thing I like most about this book is that it is very easy to read, interesting and has real life comments from service users which I find very helpful and realistic.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent buy 28 Nov 2013
By Kayli
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This is an excellent book which will guide students and practice educators through both first and second placements. It is up-to-date and connects with the PCF which gives this book the edge over others.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Social work practice learning; A student guide 28 Nov 2013
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This book has helped me deliver a training session for Practice Educators and I will be recommending it for all our students going out on placement. It clarifies the PCF and offers ideas and activities to develop students understanding of this new framework before, during and after placement, with lots of reference to ethics and values.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A must buy! 25 Nov 2013
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This is an excellent practice-focussed, introductory text. It will prove a vital accompaniment to social work students and practice educators, as they navigate the new requirements for practice learning and professional social work education. Highly recommended.
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