Transformative Social Work Practice

Transformative Social Work Practice

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Transformative Social Work Practice presents an innovative and integrative approach towards critically reflective practice with an interweaving of micro, mezzo, and macro applications to real world demands. Authors Erik Schott and Eugenia L. Weiss explore issues commonly addressed by social workers, including health, mental health, addictions, schools, and family and community violence, while challenging assumptions and promoting ethically-driven, evidence-based practice perspectives to advocate for social justice and reduce disparities. The book is about redefining social work practice to meet the current and complex needs of diverse and vulnerable individuals, families, and communities in order to enhance their strengths in an era of unprecedented technological growth, globalization, and change.Murali D. Nair, PhD, is clinical professor in the School of Social Work at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. ... Diana Pineda, MHA, MSW, LCSW, is adjunct faculty and project manager of building capacity and welcominganbsp;...

Title:Transformative Social Work Practice
Author:Erik M.P. Schott, Eugenia L. Weiss
Publisher:SAGE Publications - 2015-09-08


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