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Published: 13 March 2020

912 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190059378

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Evidence-Based Practices for Social Workers

An Interdisciplinary Approach

Third Edition

Thomas O'Hare

  • Encourages critical thinking and flexibility guided by best evidence in order to tailor evidence-based practices to individual client needs
  • Treatment Planning and Evaluation Case Studies allow developing practitioners to apply current research in everyday practice
  • Chapter Summaries and 8 appendices facilitate student learning
  • Defines and summarizes epidemiology of major disorders and problems
  • Guidelines for conducting multidimensional assessments of complex cases provide an organized conceptual model for conducting routine assessments across many mental health disorders
  • Assessment is based on current human behavior theory-driven research and practices are grounded in current intervention outcome research.

New to this Edition:

  • Hundreds of new citations keep readers up to date on latest developments in evidence-based practice
  • Updated research on culturally competent practice help readers translate evidence-based practices to other cultural contexts
  • Updated findings on assessment and other measurement tools often used in research and practice

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