Segal, Gerdes, and Steineras AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PROFESSION OF SOCIAL WORK: BECOMING A CHANGE AGENT, 3E provides a balanced introduction to the social work profession and helps students to understand the role that the profession plays in the social-welfare system. The authorsa supportive tone and experiential approach inspires interest in and enthusiasm towards future careers in social work. The book is designed to encourage both knowledge building and self-exploration skills that are essential in developing good social work practice. Additional chapter material, including detailed personal stories written by practicing social workers (From the Field boxes), and Point of View boxes that provide multiple perspectives, allow students to consider topics in greater depth and within a critical thinking context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Problems can involve a lack of social reaction, failure to imitate others, refusal to eat, refusal to talk, withdrawn behavior, ... problems such as noncompliance, and educational issues such as learning disabilities (Zastrow aamp; Kirst-Ashman, 2007).
|Title||:||An Introduction to the Profession of Social Work: Becoming a Change Agent|
|Author||:||Elizabeth Segal, Karen Gerdes, Sue Steiner|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2009-01-16|