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Published: 06 December 2012

704 Pages | 285 exhibits


ISBN: 9780199757251

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Social Work Practice

A Critical Thinker's Guide

Third Edition

Eileen Gambrill

  • Highlights the vital role that ethical obligations play in the decision-making process
  • Describes the process and philosophy of evidence-based practice and the importance of critical thinking at all stages of helping clients
  • Offers specific guidelines for selecting assessment methods, intervention plans, and outcome measures
  • Explicitly links research, policy, practice, and ethics throughout
  • Describes controversies in practice, such as the role of common factors and framing problems-in-living as mental illnesses
  • Ideal for BSW and MSW programs
  • Links content, performance, and outcome competencies to the Council on Social Work Education's educational policy and accreditation standards

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