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The Resource Skills for human service practice : working with individuals, groups and communities, Agi O'Hara, Zita Weber

Skills for human service practice : working with individuals, groups and communities, Agi O'Hara, Zita Weber

Label
Skills for human service practice : working with individuals, groups and communities
Title
Skills for human service practice
Title remainder
working with individuals, groups and communities
Statement of responsibility
Agi O'Hara, Zita Weber
Title variation
Skills for human service practice
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book covers contemporary practice skills used in social work and other human service professions across a variety of contexts. It also discusses the diverse client-worker interactions that human service workers encounter and provides a framework for managing the complex dynamics involved in working with individuals. It contains 60 practice examples and 70 activities, giving students and practitioners the opportunity to learn and consolidate skills
Cataloging source
ANL
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O'Hara, Agi
Dewey number
361
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Weber, Zita
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social workers
  • Human services
  • Public welfare
  • Social service
  • Social work administration
  • Human services personnel
  • Social workers
  • Human services
  • Social work administration
Label
Skills for human service practice : working with individuals, groups and communities, Agi O'Hara, Zita Weber
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 267-279
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Zita Weber and Agi O'Hara -- 1. Practising critical reflection / Lindsey Napier -- 2. Professional values and ethical practice / Zita Weber -- 3. Making the most of supervision / Jude Irwin -- 4. The practitioner's use of self in the professional relationship / Agi O'Hara -- 5. Cultural diversity in practice: working with migrants and refugees / Denise Lynch -- 6. Cultural diversity in practice: working with indigenous people: a meeting of minds and hearts / Michelle Blanchard -- 7. Risk assessment: working within a legal framework / Fran Waugh -- 8. Effective communication / Zita Weber -- 9. The microskills of interviewing / Agi O'Hara -- 10. Conducting assessment: some general guidelines / Zita Weber -- 11. Advocacy in practice / Zita Weber -- 12. Understanding and managing conflict / Agi O'Hara --13. Introduction to working with groups / Agi O'Hara --14. Intervantion strategies for working with groups / Agi O'Hara -- 15. Working effectively in teams / Zita Weber -- 16. Asset-based community development: recognising and building on community strengths / Karen Healy -- 17. Community education / Karen Healy
Control code
000027923379
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 288 p.
Isbn
9780195551341
Lccn
00002792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)63520843
Label
Skills for human service practice : working with individuals, groups and communities, Agi O'Hara, Zita Weber
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 267-279
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Zita Weber and Agi O'Hara -- 1. Practising critical reflection / Lindsey Napier -- 2. Professional values and ethical practice / Zita Weber -- 3. Making the most of supervision / Jude Irwin -- 4. The practitioner's use of self in the professional relationship / Agi O'Hara -- 5. Cultural diversity in practice: working with migrants and refugees / Denise Lynch -- 6. Cultural diversity in practice: working with indigenous people: a meeting of minds and hearts / Michelle Blanchard -- 7. Risk assessment: working within a legal framework / Fran Waugh -- 8. Effective communication / Zita Weber -- 9. The microskills of interviewing / Agi O'Hara -- 10. Conducting assessment: some general guidelines / Zita Weber -- 11. Advocacy in practice / Zita Weber -- 12. Understanding and managing conflict / Agi O'Hara --13. Introduction to working with groups / Agi O'Hara --14. Intervantion strategies for working with groups / Agi O'Hara -- 15. Working effectively in teams / Zita Weber -- 16. Asset-based community development: recognising and building on community strengths / Karen Healy -- 17. Community education / Karen Healy
Control code
000027923379
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 288 p.
Isbn
9780195551341
Lccn
00002792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)63520843

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