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Author Suppes, Mary Ann.

Title The social work experience : an introduction to social work and social welfare / Mary Ann Suppes, Carolyn Cressy Wells
Edition Fourth edition
Published Boston, Mass. : McGraw-Hill, [2003]


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 WATERFT HEALTH  361.3202373 Sup/Swe 2003  AVAILABLE
Description xxvii, 590 pages, 51 unnumbered page : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine generated contents note: Part One -- SOCIAL WORK AND ITS CONTEXT -- The Social Work Profession -- Theoretical Perspectives for Social Workers -- Social Work Policies and the Birth of the Profession: -- Historical Highlights -- Poverty and Populations-at-Risk -- Part Two -- PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE SETTINGS -- Family and Children's Services -- Social Work in Mental Health -- Social Work in Health Care -- Social Work in the Workplace -- Social Work in the Schools -- Substance Abuse Services -- Social Work with Older Adults -- Criminal Justice Settings -- Developmental Disabilities and Social Work -- Part Three -- A LOOK AT THE FUTURE -- Future Challenges and Closing Notes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Social service -- United States.
Social service -- Vocational guidance -- United States.
Author Wells, Carolyn Cressy.
LC no. 2002021935
ISBN 0072485973