Direct Social Work Practice: Theory and Skills

3.55 avg rating
( 170 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780534199562: Direct Social Work Practice: Theory and Skills

By delineating discrete, practical skills and providing both skill-development exercises and modeled responses adapted from actual clinical situations, Hepworth and Larsen prepare students effectively for delivering social work services to individuals, couples, families, and other groups. Written from an eclectic perspective, the authors integrate knowledge and skills from diverse practice models within an ecological systems framework, emphasizing those models that are empirically grounded and focusing on the multiple roles involved in both generalist and direct practice.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Ph.D., University of Utah

Highly respected social work educators, Jo Ann Larsen and Dean Hepworth originally defined how direct practice should be taught.

Review:

"I would definitely adopt this publication. I have used the two previous editions and have been very satisfied. This edition is stronger than the previous two. I like the comprehensiveness, clarity, and detail, along with the use of the most current sources of information to keep the information timely. I have not seen a stronger text for Direct Practice during my 20 years in the field of social work."

"This edition is rich in content preparing students for contemporary practice; it meets many of CSWE's curricular standards. The material on culturally competent practice woven throughout the book is extremely valuable to both students and teachers, as in the inclusion of newer practice models and approaches (cognitive, strength, social skills, stress management)). I find this edition to be more tightly organized. Thank you for the opportunity to preview the text's newest edition. I look forward to using it with future classes!"

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Hepworth, Dean H.; Larsen, Jo Ann
Published by Brooks/Cole Pub Co (1993)
ISBN 10: 0534199569 ISBN 13: 9780534199562
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brooks/Cole Pub Co, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 534199569

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 34.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Dean H. Hepworth, Jo Ann Larsen
Published by Brooks/Cole Pub Co (1993)
ISBN 10: 0534199569 ISBN 13: 9780534199562
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brooks/Cole Pub Co, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 4th. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0534199569

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Dean J. Hepworth; Jo Ann Larsen
Published by Brooks Cole (1992)
ISBN 10: 0534199569 ISBN 13: 9780534199562
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brooks Cole, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0534199569

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 52.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds