Social Work Practice: Assessment, Planning, Intervention and Review (Transforming Social Work Practice Series) Paperback – 11 Jul 2007
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"This is the definitive book to introduce students to the social work process." (Senior lecturer, University of Greenwich.)
About the Author
Dr. Jonathan Parker is Professor of Society and Social Welfare and Director of the Centre for Social Work, Sociology and Social Policy at Bournemouth University. He is Visiting Professor at the Tasik Chini Research Centre Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Sains Malaysia and Universiti Malaysia Sarawak. He was one of the founders and director of the Family Assessment and Support Unit, a placement agency attached to the University of Hull, and Head of Department of Social Work. He was Chair of the Association of Teachers in Social Work Education until 2005, Vice Chair of the UK higher education representative body, the Joint University Council for Social Work Education from 2005- 2010, and is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, Fellow of the Joint University Council, and Fellow of the Royal Anthropological Institute. Jonathan has published widely on disadvantage, marginalization and violence, Southeast Asia, religion, social work education, and theory for practice. He is editor-in-chief of the Journal of Practice Teaching & Learning; joint editor-in-chief of Social Policy & Social Work in Transition, and series editor of the highly successful SAGE series, Transforming Social Work Practice.
Journal of Practice Teaching and Learning: http://www.whitingbirch.net/cgi-bin/scribe?showinfo=ip008;from=ig01
Transforming Social Work Practice: http://www.learningmatters.co.uk/social/index.asp
Amazon Author Page: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Jonathan-Parker/e/B001HQ4G4C/ref=ntt_dp_epwbk_0
Staff Profile: http://staffprofiles.bournemouth.ac.uk/display/parkerj
Greta Bradley is a former Senior Lecturer in Social Work at the University of York. Her academic interests are in community care and workforce studies in social work. Her most recent research is on aspects of sustainable practice in social work. She is a former of 'Practice'.
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If you want to be a successful social worker you have to have 1st rate assessment skills. This book will help you on your way.
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Bought this as an update but not many changes from last edition. As clear as ever. Also bought new edition on kindle so even better.Published on 16 Feb. 2014 by ellat257
A good book bought to suport my university course
its factual and helpful
i still use it now
This book was great for me during my placement as covers the whole social work process. Great for the old tuning ins!Published on 18 Jan. 2013 by Amazon Customer
I really like this book, it helps me to get the basic understanding I need for social work practice and then I can read further.Published on 29 Dec. 2012 by cluckie