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Productive Engagement of Older Adults

Nancy Morrow-Howell

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Productive Engagement of Older Adults Introduction There is extraordinary growth in the number and proportion of older adults in almost every ...

Triangulation

James Drisko

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Triangulation Introduction The origins of triangulation in social work and in the wider social sciences are only metaphorically related to the ...

Brief Therapies in Social Work: Task-Centered Model and Solution-Focused Therapy

Cynthia Franklin, Krystallynne Mikle

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Brief Therapies in Social Work: Task-Centered Model and Solution-Focused Therapy Introduction Brief therapies serve as evidenced-based practic...

Community Development

Alice K. Butterfield

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Community Development Introduction Community development, also known as community economic development, is a multidisciplinary and interdiscip...

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...

Criminal Justice

Margaret Severson

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Criminal Justice Introduction The term “criminal justice” encompasses a huge area of thought and action relevant to the development of the cri...

Religiously Affiliated Agencies

Diana R. Garland

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Religiously Affiliated Agencies Introduction Religiously affiliated agencies are organizations founded by a congregation or other religious...

Social Work Research Methods

Allen Rubin

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Social Work Research Methods Introduction Social work research means conducting an investigation in accordance with the scientific method. ...

Implementation Science and Practice

Enola K. Proctor, Byron Powell, Hollee McGinnis

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Implementation Science and Practice Introduction Evidence-based practice (EBP) has been increasingly advocated and is gaining wider acceptance ...

Immigrant Policy in the United States

David Engstrom

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Immigrant Policy in the United States ...

Qualitative Research

James Drisko

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Qualitative Research Introduction “Qualitative research” is a term that encompasses a wide variety of research types and methods. Its great var...

United Kingdom, History of Social Work in the

Caroline Skehill

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2010-02-15

History of Social Work in the United Kingdom Introduction This entry provides an overview of social work in the United Kingdom, which refer...

Welfare State Reform in France

Bruno Palier, Tom Chevalier

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Welfare State Reform in France ...

Gay Men

James I. Martin

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Gay Men Introduction Gay men are generally considered to be men who have sexual desires for other men, although this is an oversimplificati...

Poverty

Mark R. Rank

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Poverty Introduction Poverty generally refers to individuals residing in households lacking the necessary income to purchase a minimally adeq...

Social Movements

Michael Reisch

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Social Movements Introduction Modern social movements have used a variety of sustained, organized, and public activities to advance their goals...

Immigrants and Refugees: Evidence-based Social Work Practice

Rowena Fong

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Immigrants and Refugees: Evidence-Based Social Work Practice Introduction Immigrants and refugees are an integral part of American society and ...

Family Violence

Bonnie E. Carlson

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Family Violence Introduction Since the 1970s, a great deal has been learned about different types of family violence, including child abuse, ad...

Community-Based Participatory Research

Sarah Gehlert, Sarah Kye-Price, Venera Bekteshi

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Community-Based Participatory Research Introduction This entry identifies resources relevant to social work’s use of community-based participa...

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Paul T. Shattuck, Valerie Njiiri, Laura Hudson

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Autism Spectrum Disorders Introduction Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) is not an officially defined term but generally refers to three diagno...

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