Zastrow and Kirst-Ashmanas UNDERSTANDING HUMAN BEHAVIOR AND THE SOCIAL ENVIRONMENT looks at lifespan through the lens of social work theory and practice, covering human development and behavior theories within the context of family, organizational, and community systems. Using a chronological lifespan approach, the book presents separate chapters on biological, psychological, and social impacts at the different lifespan stages with an emphasis on strengths and empowerment. As part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, this edition is completely up to date and thoroughly integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the 2008 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.He is the author of nine books, of which four are social work textbooks. He has also authored more than 40 articles in professional journals. Dr. Zastrow is a licensed clinical social worker. His other social work texts are Introduction to Socialanbsp;...
|Title||:||Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series: Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment|
|Author||:||Charles Zastrow, Karen Kirst-Ashman|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-02-02|