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AUTHORS: Hepworth/Rooney/Dewberry Rooney/Strom-Gottfried/Larsen - ©2006
Through proven learning experiences that are as close to real-life practice as can be obtained from a book, DIRECT SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE: THEORY AND SKILLS will prepares you for effective work in the field. Many of the case examples are drawn from social work practitioners as well as the authors' own practice situations. The books integration of the major theories and skills you will need as a direct social work practitioner has given the book its reputation as the classic source for helping students learn direct practice skills. Part One provides the foundational/values and knowledge base material; Part Two is devoted to the beginning phase of the helping process; Part Three addresses the middle phase (goal attainment strategies), discussing four intervention approaches; and Part Four clarifies the termination phase of direct practice.
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