The Social Work Skills Workbook

The Social Work Skills Workbook
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Author: Barry Cournoyer
Pages: 480
ISBN: 0495319465
Release: 2007-03-23
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Now you can get involved in actual hands-on social work practice! Cournoyer's comprehensive workbook/textbook lets you rehearse and practice core skills needed for contemporary social work practice. The author includes interesting case examples and situations that clearly illustrate the essential skills of social work practice. As you work your way through the book's summaries and skill-building exercises, you'll find yourself becoming a more confident, ethical, and effective helper. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Social Work Skills Workbook

The Social Work Skills Workbook
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Author: Barry R. Cournoyer
Pages: 704
ISBN: 9781305633780
Release: 2016-03-10
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK, Eighth Edition, enables students to develop proficiency in professionalism and the essential social work skills. Each skill supports one or more of the 43 knowledge and value statements and the 31 practice behaviors that elaborate the core competencies in the 2015 EPAS of the CSWE. The skills also align with nationally standardized licensing exams. The text includes expository content grounded in contemporary research, assessment tools and processes, and strong experiential components that help students get a realistic sense of the field. Case examples, summaries, and skill-building exercises cultivate students' professionalism and expertise as confident, ethical, and effective helpers. Current social issues are evident throughout. The book can be used as a main text in social work skills labs, a resource for field or internship courses, or a supplement to social work methods and practice courses. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Social Work Skills Workbook

The Social Work Skills Workbook
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Author: Barry Cournoyer
Pages: 444
ISBN: UOM:39015016303300
Release: 1996
Editor: Brooks Cole

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Using this experiential workbook, your studentscan practice all the steps important to social work practice. The author includes case examples and situations that clearly illustrate the essential skills of generalist social work practice, dozens of summaries and skill-building exercises, and much more. As your students work their way through the book, they'll het actual hands-on practice in developing skills.

The Social Work Skills Workbook

The Social Work Skills Workbook
Available:
Author: Barry R. Cournoyer
Pages: 704
ISBN: 9781305886964
Release: 2016-03-10
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK, Eighth Edition, enables students to develop proficiency in professionalism and the essential social work skills. Each skill supports one or more of the 43 knowledge and value statements and the 31 practice behaviors that elaborate the core competencies in the 2015 EPAS of the CSWE. The skills also align with nationally standardized licensing exams. The text includes expository content grounded in contemporary research, assessment tools and processes, and strong experiential components that help students get a realistic sense of the field. Case examples, summaries, and skill-building exercises cultivate students' professionalism and expertise as confident, ethical, and effective helpers. Current social issues are evident throughout. The book can be used as a main text in social work skills labs, a resource for field or internship courses, or a supplement to social work methods and practice courses. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Social Work Skills for Beginning Direct Practice

Social Work Skills for Beginning Direct Practice
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Author: Linda K. Cummins,Judith A. Sevel,Laura Pedrick
Pages: 368
ISBN: 0205063519
Release: 2012-02
Editor: Pearson College Division

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Rev. ed. of: Social work skills demonstrated: beginning direct practice: text-workbook, CD-ROM, and website. 2nd ed. 2006.

The Social Work Skills Workbook

The Social Work Skills Workbook
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Author: Barry R. Cournoyer
Pages: 600
ISBN: 9780840032805
Release: 2010-03-11
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK gives students the opportunity to rehearse and practice the core skills needed in a contemporary social work practice. The text utilizes interesting case examples, summaries and skill-building exercises to cultivate student’s promotion of self-knowledge, self-efficacy, critical thinking, lifelong learning, cultural competence and professionalism. Author Barry Cournoyer designed THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK to be used in a variety of ways -- as a main text in social work skill labs, as a resource for field or internship courses, and as a supplement to social work methods and practice courses. The text covers various social work theories while offering strong experiential components to students, helping them get a true sense of the social work field. THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK offers students a variety a self-assessments and exercises in addition to traditional, expository content grounded in solid research. The perforated three-hole-punch format makes the text convenient to use as a workbook. THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK helps students become more confident, ethical, and effective helpers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Social Work Research Skills Workbook

Social Work Research Skills Workbook
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Author: Jacqueline Corcoran,Mary Secret
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780199753512
Release: 2012-09-06
Editor: Oxford University Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

With an abundance of examples and exercises, this practically oriented workbook presents a step-by-step approach to help social work students develop and implement their research projects in human services organizations.

Social Work Skills Demonstrated

Social Work Skills Demonstrated
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Author: Linda K. Cummins,Judith A. Sevel,Laura E. Pedrick
Pages: 251
ISBN: 0205406106
Release: 2005-08-01
Editor: Allyn & Bacon

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The second edition of this widely popular CD-ROM with manual can be used to either teach or to review essential social work skills using the latest technology available. Designed as a practical guide to teaching basic counseling skills, the CD-ROM contains video segments demonstrating four different, culturally diverse social worker-client interactions. Students can view the video, stop the action and respond to questions, look up references, or obtain more in-depth information about each skill segment. Common pitfalls for each skill set are noted, as well as examples of appropriate and inappropriate uses of skills and outcomes. Social work values are discussed in the CD-ROM, as well as communication concepts and principles, interviewing and problem-solving skills, and more. The accompanying student manual allows the student to take notes and complete written exercises about the skills demonstrated. It also includes a new chapter on cultural competence and additional information on ecological perspective and systems theory.

Direct Practice Skills for Evidence Based Social Work

Direct Practice Skills for Evidence Based Social Work
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Author: Elizabeth C. Pomeroy, PhD, LCSW,Renée Bradford Garcia, MSW, LCSW
Pages: 270
ISBN: 9780826133632
Release: 2017-12-28
Editor: Springer Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Featuring an evidence- and strengths-based approach to practice methods, this new text teaches students how to apply social work skills in a variety of settings. Designed to enhance self-awareness, professionalism, ethical reasoning, cultural sensitivity, and an appreciation for social justice issues, this text introduces readers to social work’s core values and practice methods to help them assimilate the skills needed for working in the field. Cases and skills-based exercises demonstrate how to make accurate assessments and design effective intervention plans. After laying the groundwork in theory, values, and ethics, the authors review methods for working with individuals, children, and families from an individual and environmental strengths-based perspective. Client engagement, assessment, intervention, evaluation and termination, and documentation are then reviewed. Readers are introduced to the foundational concepts of social work practice and through application learn to successfully work with clients. Key Features Integrates the Council on Social Work Education’s EPAS standards and core competencies throughout, including engagement, assessment, intervention, evaluation, social justice, ethics, critical thinking, professional conduct and decision making, and cultural competency and diversity. Case scenarios in client interview format that closely resemble actual interactions, followed by questions, test readers’ understanding of the practice skills needed to work in the field. Skill-building exercises including individual and group activities, role plays, simulations, and discussion questions that provide an opportunity to apply one’s knowledge and skill sets. Personal reflections that encourage students to examine their own beliefs to help them assimilate social work ethics and values into their professional demeanor. Icons throughout the text that draw attention to useful tips for developing direct practice skills. A strengths-based approach that heightens understanding and results in a higher level of proficiency in the change process. Introduces challenging situations often encountered in practice to help readers acquire the more advanced practice skills necessary for assessment and intervention. Resources including PowerPoints, test questions, sample syllabi, and suggested answers to text exercises and discussion questions.

The Social Work Skills Workbook Mindtap Social Work 1 Term 6 Months Access Card

The Social Work Skills Workbook   Mindtap Social Work  1 Term   6 Months Access Card
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1337129836
Release: 2021
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Exam Prep for Bundle The Social Work Skills Workbook 8th

Exam Prep for  Bundle  The Social Work Skills Workbook  8th
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN:
Release: 2021
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Social Work Portfolio

The Social Work Portfolio
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Author: Barry Cournoyer,Mary J. Stanley
Pages: 130
ISBN: 0534343058
Release: 2002
Editor: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

In THE SOCIAL WORK PORTFOLIO, the authors emphasize that learning how to learn and continuing to learn are fundamental processes for professional social workers in the twenty-first century. The text provides students with a tool to plan, assess, and document the nature, scope, and quality of learning during--and following--formal university study. The book is intended to help students to develop their own social work portfolio.

Fundamentals of Nursing Clinical Skills Workbook

Fundamentals of Nursing  Clinical Skills Workbook
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Author: Geraldine Rebeiro,Leanne Jack,Natashia Scully,Damian Wilson
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9780729581165
Release: 2014-03-10
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Fundamentals of Nursing: Clinical skills workbook will support Potter & Perry’s Fundamentals of Nursing 3rd edition in 2012 by providing a separate clinical skills workbook, accompanied by a suite of Australian clinical skills videos. The workbook features the nursing skills from the text, accompanied by an overview at the beginning of each skill set and supported by clinical skill competency check lists aligned with the National Competency Standards for the Registered Nurse. The Bondy rating scale has been incorporated to provide clearly defined levels of competency and an opportunity for reflection is included at the end of each skill to encourage meaningful learning. A suite of clinical skills videos are available online to support the workbook. Ideal for viewing in class, the videos also provide students with a valuable tool for revision prior to assessment. The trusted Step-by-Step approach for all skills as used in Potter and Perry’s Fundamentals of Nursing, 4th ANZ edition by Crisp, Taylor, Douglas and Rebeiro Competency checklists aligned to the National Competency Standards for the Registered Nurse for Australia and New Zealand The Bondy rating scale provides a valuable tool for assessment Accompanied by a suite of Australian nursing clinical skills videos via the Evolve platform 11 NEW skills including 8 health assessment skills: Skill 27-1 Abdominal health assessment Skill 27-2 Musculoskeletal health assessment Skill 27-3 Cardiovascular health assessment Skill 27-4 Respiratory health assessment Skill 27-5 Neurological health assessment Skill 27-6 Mental Health Skill 27-7 Body systems assessment Skill 41-2 Pain health assessment

Research Skills for Social Work

Research Skills for Social Work
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Author: Andrew Whittaker
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780857259295
Release: 2012-06-22
Editor: SAGE

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Social Work students often find research an intimidating and complex area of study, with many struggling to understand the core concepts and their application to practice. This book presents these concepts in an accessible and user-friendly way. Key skills and methods such as literature reviews, interviews, and questionnaires are explored in detail while the underlying ethical reasons for doing good research underpin the text. For this second edition, new material on ethnography is added.

Introduction to Social Work Practice

Introduction to Social Work Practice
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Author: Herschel Knapp
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9781452245140
Release: 2008-12-31
Editor: SAGE Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Introduction to Social Work Practice orients the students to the role of the professional social worker. The first chapter delineates the differences between being a good friend and being a good clinician in terms of social/emotional factors, professionalism, and self-disclosure. The second chapter covers techniques for building a trusting working environment that is conducive to processing sensitive issues along with an overview of key therapeutic communication skills. The remaining five chapters detail an easy-to-remember five-step problem-solving model to guide the clinical process: 1. Assessment, 2. Goal, 3. Objectives, 4. Activation, 5. Termination. Key features include: - role-play exercises - brief essay and response questions to build and test key communication skills - discussion points - glossary of terms - diagrams and charts that graphically represent the flow of the helping process. The workbook presumes no prior clinical experience and uses no technical psychological jargon. It teaches fundamental communication skills while emphasizing key social work values, ethics, and issues of multicultural populations and diversity throughout.

The Social Work Practicum

The Social Work Practicum
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Author: Cynthia Garthwait
Pages: 264
ISBN: 9780133948547
Release: 2016-02-22
Editor: Pearson

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

In the new edition of Cynthia Garthwait’s The Social Work Practicum, theory and practice combine to offer a unique format for understanding, structuring, implementing, and evaluating practicum experience at both the BSW and MSW levels. This book provides a structured and yet individualized map for gaining the competencies required of social work professionals. The format integrates theory and practice to walk readers through the process of acquiring knowledge, developing skills, and enhancing social work values, and the unique format provides a solid background for understanding, structuring, implementing, and evaluating practicum experiences at both the BSW and MSW levels. The chapters are sequenced to allow for ongoing professional development, while clarifying expectations for applying knowledge and providing experiential learning opportunities that lead to professional competencies. This edition offers new content on such important topics as professional licensing, organizational communication, planned change process, evaluation of practice, trends in social policy relevant to social work, social problem analysis, social policy formation, and leadership.

The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook

The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook
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Author: Matthew McKay,Jeffrey C. Wood,Jeffrey Brantley
Pages: 437
ISBN: 9781458768612
Release: 2010-04-15
Editor: ReadHowYouWant.com

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

By a distinguished team of authors, this workbook offers readers unprecedented access to the core skills of dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), formerly available only through complicated professional books and a small handful of topical workbooks. These straightforward, step-by-step exercises will bring DBT core skills to thousands who need it....

Motivational Interviewing in Social Work Practice

Motivational Interviewing in Social Work Practice
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Author: Melinda Hohman
Pages: 178
ISBN: 9781462523696
Release: 2015-07-22
Editor: Guilford Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Why social work and motivational interviewing? -- The heart of motivational interviewing -- Motivational interviewing and the engagement and assessment process / with Hilda Loughram and Sally Mathiesen -- Supporting self-efficacy, or what if they don't think they can do it? / with Stephanie Wahab and Katie Slack -- Expressing empathy : communicating understanding (even when it's hard) -- Developing discrepancy : using motivational interviewing in a group setting to increase ambivalence -- Rolling with resistance : motivational interviewing with adolescents or "you can't make me" / with Elizabeth Barnett and Audrey. M. Shillington -- Building collaboration : motivational interviewing in community organization work / with Mike Eichler -- Integrating motivational interviewing into social work practice / with Rhoda Emlyn-Jones, Bill James and Cristine Urquhart -- Final thoughts : lessons learned from training and teaching motivational interviewing.

The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook

The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook
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Author: Matthew McKay,Jeffrey C. Wood,Jeffrey Brantley
Pages: 296
ISBN: 9781684034604
Release: 2019-10-01
Editor: New Harbinger Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A clear and effective approach to learning evidence-based DBT skills—now in a fully revised and updated second edition. Do you have trouble managing your emotions? First developed by Marsha M. Linehan for treating borderline personality disorder, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) has proven effective as treatment for a range of other mental health problems, and can greatly improve your ability to handle distress without losing control and acting destructively. However, to make use of these techniques, you need to build skills in four key areas: distress tolerance, mindfulness, emotion regulation, and interpersonal effectiveness. The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook, a collaborative effort from three esteemed authors, offers evidence-based, step-by-step exercises for learning these concepts and putting them to work for real and lasting change. Start by working on the introductory exercises and, after making progress, move on to the advanced-skills chapters. Whether you’re a mental health professional or a general reader, you'll benefit from this clear and practical guide to better managing your emotions. This fully revised and updated second edition also includes new chapters on cognitive rehearsal, distress tolerance, and self-compassion. Once you’ve completed the exercises in this book and are ready to move on to the next level, check out the authors’ new book, The New Happiness Workbook.

Direct Social Work Practice

Direct Social Work Practice
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Author: Mary C. Ruffolo,Brian E. Perron, Ph.D.,Elizabeth Harbeck Voshel
Pages: 280
ISBN: 9781483321042
Release: 2015-02-06
Editor: SAGE Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Using a case-based approach to connect the classroom and the practice environment, Direct Social Work Practice by Mary C. Ruffolo, Brian E. Perron, and Elizabeth H. Voshel incorporates a broad set of themes that include advocacy, social justice, global focus, ethics, theory, and critical thinking. Integrated, up-to-date content related to diversity, social justice, and international issues helps readers develop the basic skills of engagement, assessment, intervention, and reflective practice, as well as the key skills needed for the field experience. Each chapter of the book is mapped to the latest Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) to aid schools of social work in connecting the course content with monitored outcomes.