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Perspectives on social group work practice

a book of readings

  • 146 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social group work.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Albert S. Alissi.
    ContributionsAlissi, Albert S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV45 .P46 1980
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 405 p. ;
    Number of Pages405
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21430643M
    ISBN 100029004802
    OCLC/WorldCa5196989

    Book Cover Image (jpg): Perspectives on Social Group Work Practice. Trade Paperback ( MB) Perspectives on Social Group Work Practice. By Albert S. Alissi. Trade Paperback. eBook. LIST PRICE $ PRICE MAY VARY BY RETAILER. Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today!Released on: Febru Praise for the first edition "Finally, a social work practice text that makes a difference! This is the book that you have wished for but could never find. Although similar to texts that cover a range of practice theories and approaches to clinical practice, this book clearly has a social work frame of reference and a social work identity.".

    The Book of Mpub: New Perspectives on Technology and Publishing by Cari Ferguson A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Rating: % positive.   The book is designed to define and describe theoretical perspectives on groups and to highlight select research findings within those perspectives. In this text, editors Marshall Scott Poole and Andrea B. Hollingshead capitalize on the theoretical advances made over the last fifty years by integrating models and theories of small groups into a.

      Finally, a social work practice text that makes a difference! This is the book that you have wished for but could never find. Although similar to texts that cover a range of practice theories and approaches to clinical practice, this book clearly has a social work frame of reference and a social work 5/5(1). Various comprehensive perspectives of social work practice provide a broad underpinning of the values and knowledge bases of social group workers’ practice. Values and types of knowledge that have particular relevance for group work practice are addressed in Section I. Sections II through V identify the required knowledge and major worker.


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Not simply another "how-to" book, this provocative collection of readings does not advance a single viewpoint or approach to group work. Instead, the 25 selections present the full spectrum of classic and current perspectives, providing student and practitioner alike with a sound basis for Price: $ An annotated list of articles and books on the subject of each chapter allows the reader to explore it in greater depth.

A stimulating and systematic exposure to the most important ideas in social group work today, "Perspectives on Social Group Work Practice" expands the repertoire of working concepts vital to contemporary practice. This book is a good introduction for student social workers to get to grips with group work and provides the foundations.

It outlines the key theories in groupwork practice, and. (). Perspectives on Social Group Work Practice: A Book of Readings, by Albert S. Alissi. The Free Press, New York, $ paper. Journal of Education. Current Social Work Practice Models Problem Solving Task-Centered Solution – Focused Narrative Cognitive-Behavioral Crisis In brief, social work practice models are like recipes.

They are step-by-step guides for client sessions. Perspectives represent what aspects of the session are emphasized or. • The service-user experience and opportunity for participation in all processes of group-work development; • Professional development, evaluation of practice, reflective and reflexive practice.

Chapter 2 This chapter sets the background and current context of groupwork in social work practice. E-Module Author: Singh Rajput,USSW,Udaipur. Social Group Work Social group work is a method of social work which helps individuals to enhance their social functioning through purposeful group experiences, and to cope more effectively with their personal, group or community problems.

The paper also identifies the way that groupwork theory and practice can inform other areas of social work, including work with individuals, families, teams, communities, networks and organisations.

Diversity Perspectives for Social Work Practice By Joseph Anderson, Robin Wiggins-Carter, DPA C ulture, race, ethnicity, and diversity are intertwined and sequential con-cepts that have appeared in the social work and counseling literatureregarding culture and clinical practice.

This book provides a unique and compassionate perspective on group social work with a focus on clinical settings. In an open and user-friendly style, author Kenneth Reid offers practical, day-to-day strategies to help social workers work with people in small groups in a way that is therapeutic, growth producing, and s: 1.

This is the book that you have wished for but could never find. Although similar to texts that cover a range of practice theories and approaches to clinical practice, this book clearly has a social work frame of reference and a social work identity Lehmann and Coady have put together an edited book that reads with coherence and integrity.

This is the first book ever to be published on arts use in social work. Bringing together theoretical connections between arts and social work, and with practice examples of arts in micro and macro social work practice from around the world, the book aims to inspire the reader with new ideas.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Part I. Conceptual foundations --Section nature of social group work --Social group work: Commitments and perspectives / Albert S. Alissi --Some basic assumptions about social group work / Grace L. Coyle --The social group work process / Clara A.

Kaiser --Frame of reference for social. Social work involves taking into account many factors of an individual’s life. While there are many theories in social work, systems theory is a unique way of addressing human behavior in terms of these multi-layered relationships and environments.

The theory is premised on the idea that an effective system is based on individual needs, rewards. SOCIAL WORK THEORY AND APPLICATION TO PRACTICE: THE STUDENTS' PERSPECTIVES As a helping profession, the primary mission of social work is to help clients meet their needs and enhance their well-being.

Perspectives on Social Group Work Practice: Alissi, Albert S.: Books - Alissi, A. Social group work: Commitments and perspectives. In A.

Alissi (Ed.), Perspectives on social group work practice: A book of readings (pp. 5–33). New York: Free Press. Andrews, J.

Group work’s place in social work: a historical analysis. Journal of Sociology and Social. Sociologists analyze social phenomena at different levels and from different perspectives. From concrete interpretations to sweeping generalizations of society and social behavior, sociologists study everything from specific events (the micro level of analysis of small social patterns) to the “big picture” (the macro level of analysis of large social patterns).

perspectives cover a period of 60 years of social group work practice Political/Economic Perspective Looking at social group work from a political/economic per-spective helps clarify the role of group work in the larger or-ganization of social work. Professions cannot be seen outside. Perspectives on Social Work.

The invited outside reviewers for this issue include: Ray Woodcock (Indiana University-Purdue University), and Marva Augustine (Indiana University).

We thank you all for your dedication and hard work in making Perspectives on Social Work a success! Best regards, Monique Pappadis, David V. Flores, & Traber Giardina. Introduction: Perspectives on Productive Aging Social Work with the New Aged. The premise of Perspectives on Productive Aging is based a response to the argument that the professional literature in the field of aging and gerontological social work is exceedingly biased.

Gerontological practice emphasizes the problems, crises, and losses experienced by individuals as they age.Social Work is defined as the professional application of social work values, principles, and techniques to counseling or to helping an individual, family, group, or community to enhance or restore the capacity for social functioning and/or provide, obtain, or improve tangible social and health services.