Genre : Medical
Publisher : Cengage Learning
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The eighth edition of best-selling AN INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SERVICES offers a uniquely practical and comprehensive introduction to the human services profession. Drawing on the authors' extensive experience as practitioners, educators, and researchers, the text defines human services, reviews the historical development of the field, provides a practical overview of the profession, and emphasizes the skills needed to succeed as a human services practitioner. The book provides a solid grounding in such fundamental concepts as serving the whole person, using an interdisciplinary approach, interacting with helper and client, preparing generalists, and empowering clients. Every chapter includes detailed case studies to highlight the practical applications of key concepts and prepare students to effectively address issues they are likely to encounter as helping professionals. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : Education
Publisher : Nelson Education
ISBN_10 : 9781133170938
Copyright Year : 2011-01-01
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The best-selling AN INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SERVICES, 7e delivers a uniquely practical and comprehensive introduction to the human service profession. Drawing on the authors’ extensive experience as practitioners, educators, and researchers, the text defines human services, reviews the historical development of the field, provides a practical overview of the profession, and emphasizes the skills needed to succeed as a human services practitioner. The text provides a solid grounding in such fundamental concepts as serving the whole person, using an interdisciplinary approach, interacting with helper and client, preparing generalists, and empowering clients. Every chapter includes detailed case studies to highlight the practical applications of key concepts and prepare students to effectively address issues they are likely to encounter as helping professionals. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : Political Science
Publisher : Prentice Hall
ISBN_10 : 0205838855
Copyright Year : 2012
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Complete, up-to-date coverage of social welfare programs and policies with special coverage of how history, politics, and the economy shape these programs This text puts the field of human services into a historical context, provides insights into the social welfare field, and gives concrete examples of how primary intervention strategies are put into daily practice in human service agencies. It presents the many options offered in the field of human services and discusses the stresses that a human service worker will face in day-to-day work, with practical suggestions for avoiding burnout. The text compares the U.S. social welfare systems to systems in other countries, and uses a strong multicultural and social systems approach that distinguishes it from other texts. Teaching & Learning Experience Engage Students - Outstanding pedagogy, including examples, cases, anecdotes, and interviews, keeps students interested. Explore Current Issues - Contemporary issues are incorporated throughout the text to provide students with the most up-to-date coverage; topics include: cyberbullying, immigration, and health care reform. Support Instructors - An Instructor's Manual and Test Bank, Computerized Test Bank (MyTest), and PowerPoint presentations, and BlackBoard and WebCT Test Item File provide instructors with additional support.

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Genre : Education
Publisher : Cengage Learning
ISBN_10 : 9780534642273
Copyright Year : 2006
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"Marianne Woodside and Tricia McClam's inviting introduciton to human services will help you understand what it means to be successful in the field. These experienced authors present the basics that every helper needs to know, connected with historical context and fascinating case studies. As you read through the book and bemoce a more skilled and empathic human serivce worker, you'll find fascinating information on: factors that influence human services, such as managed care, diversity, and the international dimension ; client populations and the changing face of the environment in which human services are delivered - including shifting demographics, the increasing conservative influence, and developing technologies ; today's agency settings and the day-to-day challenges of work in the human services ; crisis intervention and resolution-focused brief therapy." -- back cover.

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Genre : Human services
Publisher :
ISBN_10 : 0134461037
Copyright Year : 2018
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This comprehensive introduction looks at the human services profession though the settings where human services work and provides information about social problems within a socio-political context to show how culture and ideology influence people's perspectives. The foundation of the human services profession is explored by examining educational standards and professional requirements, its roots as a helping profession within the history of social welfare provision, its ethical standards, theoretical underpinnings, and the nature of the generalist practice model. Introduction to Human Services, 4th Edition is updated to include the most current research and information on populations and topics at the forefront of today's critical issues. Also available packaged with MyLab Helping Professions By combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab(tm) personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student. MyLab Helping Professions organizes all assignments around the CSWE EPAS for Social Work and CSHSE Standards for Human Services-enabling easy course alignment and reporting. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab , ask your instructor to confirm the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab Helping Professions, search for: 0135216931 / 9780135216934 Introduction to Human Services: Through the Eyes of Practice Settings with MyLab Helping Professions with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134461037 / 9780134461038 Introduction to Human Services: Through the Eyes of Practice Settings 013520562X / 9780135205624 MyLab Helping Professions with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Introduction to Human Services: Through the Eyes of Practice Settings, 4/e

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Genre : Social work administration
Publisher :
ISBN_10 : LCCN:84029049
Copyright Year : 1985
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Genre : Human services
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Copyright Year : 2013-07-24
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Genre : Social Science
Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
ISBN_10 : 0205197949
Copyright Year : 1997
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Genre : Psychology
Publisher : Nelson Education
ISBN_10 : 9781285947792
Copyright Year : 2006-07-20
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Become an effective helper with AN INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SERVICES: VALUES, METHODS, AND POPULATIONS SERVED! A β€œmust read” for human services workers, students, and volunteers, this concise guide introduces you to the necessary basic skills needed to effectively support and guide persons who need assistance from social services systems. Topics include helping persons living with HIV, working with persons with mental illness, and taking care of oneself. Case studies in each chapter illustrate the helping techniques and difficulties that may arise and exercises help you grasp the techniques presented in the text. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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