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Latinos and Latinas

Vincent Guilamo-Ramos, Kosta Kalogerogiannis

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Latinos and Latinas Introduction Latinos and Latinas are the fastest growing ethnic minority group in the United States, and a growing body o...

Law, Social Work and the

Allan E. Barsky

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Social Work and the Law Introduction “Social work and the law” refers to the interface between the practice of social work and the legal system...

Life Span

Terri Combs-Orme

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Lifespan Introduction Social work practice should be based on an understanding of human development and behavior. In recent years these top...

Major Depressive Disorder

Rick Ingram

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Major Depressive Disorder Introduction Depression is a term that can describe a number of states or conditions. Depression can be described as...

Management and Administration in Social Work

Kristina Jaskyte

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Management and Administration in Social Work Introduction In human service organizations, administrative and managerial positions often ove...

Measurement, Scales, and Indices

David F. Gillespie

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2012-09-20

Measurement, Scales, and Indices Introduction Social work develops and uses measures of social and psychological phenomena. These measures are...

Medical Illness

Allison Werner-Lin, Maya H. Doyle

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Medical Illness Introduction For the purpose of this bibliography we define medical illness as physiological deviations from typical body func...

Mental Health

Kenneth R. Yeager

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Mental Health Introduction Mental illness can affect anyone regardless of age, gender, race, or income. These disorders are caused by complex...

Mental Health Diagnosis and the Addictive Substance Disorders

Sophia F. Dziegielewski, George Jacinto

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Mental Health Diagnosis and the Addictive Substance Disorders Introduction There are many types of addictions, although the purpose of this...

Mental Health Needs of Older People, Assessing the

Nadira Sharif

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Assessing the Mental Health Needs of Older People Introduction This bibliography identifies resources that provide a general introduction to th...

Mental Illness: Children

Marlys Staudt

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Mental Illness: Children Introduction Approximately 20 percent of children and adolescents have a psychiatric diagnosis. Anxiety and disruptive...

Meta-analysis

Paul Montgomery, Matthew Morton

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Meta-Analysis Introduction This article organizes a wide range of selected resources for understanding and executing meta-analyses. Meta-an...

Microskills

Allan E. Barsky

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Microskills Introduction Microskills refer to specific competencies for communicating effectively with others. Professional education for social...

Middle East and North Africa, International Social Work and Social Welfare:

John Graham, Alean Al-Krenawi

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

International Social Work and Social Welfare: Middle East and North Africa Introduction Social welfare in the twenty-one countries of the M...

Military Social Work

Eugenia Weiss, James Daley, Tara DeBraber

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Military Social Work Introduction The authors of this annotated bibliography attempt to capture some of the more recent literature in the fiel...

Motivational Interviewing

Melinda Hohman

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Motivational Interviewing Introduction Motivational interviewing (MI) is a communication/counseling style that was developed initially as an a...

Multiculturalism

Eun-Kyoung Othelia Lee

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Multiculturalism Introduction Multiculturalism has been defined as an ideology that suggests that society should consist of, or at least recogn...

Native Americans

Hilary N. Weaver

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Native Americans Introduction Native Americans are the descendants of the original inhabitants of what has become the United States. As indigen...

Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders

Robin L. Davis, Halaevalu F. Ofahengaue Vakalahi

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders Introduction Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders are inclusive in the racial group that refers to an...

Neighborhood Social Cohesion

Daniel Brisson

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Neighborhood Social Cohesion Introduction Neighborhood social cohesion is the trusting network of relationships and shared values and norms of...

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