Advanced Generalist Social Work Practice by David S. Derezotes

By David S. Derezotes

This ebook describes a sophisticated generalist method of direct social paintings perform with contributors, undefined, households, and teams. Intervention paradigms that come with psychodynamic, cognitive/behavioral/communications, experiential/humanistic, existential and transpersonal are offered because the 4 assets of social paintings.

Show description

Read Online or Download Advanced Generalist Social Work Practice PDF

Similar social work books

Mentoring for Meaningful Results: Asset-Building Tips, Tools, and Activities for Youth and Adults

Mentoring will get a face raise during this instruction manual for fostering a fit, profitable mentoring software. built with enter from vast Brothers titanic Sisters and MENTOR/The nationwide Mentoring Partnership, this consultant offers a accomplished process that components within the wishes of the complete mentoring workforce, together with application leaders, mentors, mentees, mom and dad, and caregivers.

Crisis Intervention Handbook: Assessment, Treatment, and Research (CRISIS INTERVENTION HANDBOOK)

A result of transforming into quantity of acute predicament occasions portrayed within the media that effect the lives of most people, curiosity in challenge intervention, reaction groups, administration, and stabilization has grown greatly long ago decade. besides the fact that, there exists little to no literature designed to provide well timed and entire support for drawback intervention groups.

Disabled Children in a Society at War: A Casebook from Bosnia (Oxfam Development Casebook Series)

This casebook analyzes the teachings for operating with disabled kids realized from an intensive and bold application initiated by means of Oxfam GB on the top of the warfare in Bosnia. As in other places in japanese Europe, disabled young ones in Former Yugoslavia have been characteristically cared for in centralized associations that have been run via State-paid execs.

Social work, poverty and social exclusion

This quantity relates poverty and social exclusion to social paintings perform within the united kingdom, delivering a clean method of the demanding situations social employees face in aiding consumers out of poverty. starting by way of reading the demanding situations posed through transforming into poverty set opposed to cuts in prone and tightening eligibility standards, it argues that the impression social exclusion and poverty has on carrier clients' lives calls for social employees to achieve a better know-how of either techniques and their courting to social paintings perform.

Additional info for Advanced Generalist Social Work Practice

Example text

The man went through a divorce 2 years ago and now lives with his three children in an apartment downtown. Recently, he has found that he no longer gets satisfaction from his job as an attorney and partner in one of the city's biggest law firms. " The worker assesses the client as operating primarily at the transpersonal level. Experiential Exercises 1. 2. Describe a person you know who seems to be living primarily at the prepersonal level of development (protect that person's confidentiality when necessary).

How could you value the diversity of ways that people may use intuition in their lives? CHAPTER Issues in Advanced Genemlist Assessment Sensitivity to Client/System Diversity The strategy that most social worker educators use today to foster sensitivity to diversity in their practice is to teach the characteristics of the various populations they serve. Knowledge of common characteristics of people of a particular gender, age, sexual preference, race, or culture can, of course, help a worker understand the possible strengths and limitations of a client.

Relatively disconnected from emotion, mind, body, and environment Personal (dominant parent) 1. Integrate mind, body, and 1. Stable self now developed 2. May show signs of depression emotions 2. Develop balanced responseand/or anxiety ability for self/others/ 3. Conflicted thoughts and feelings community 4. Ego often overwhelms id (personal needs ignored and overemphasizes caretaking of others) 5. Struggling to reconnect with body and mind, but still hungry for spirit connection Transpersonal (dominant observing self) 1.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.76 of 5 – based on 46 votes