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Title The Strengths perspective in social work practice / edited by Dennis Saleebey
Published New York : Longman, [1992]


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Description xix, 198 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents (cont.) Building a strengths model of practice in the public social services / Mary Bricker-Jenkins -- The strengths approach to assessment and research. Assessment of client strengths / Charles D. Cowger -- Reconsidering the environment as a helping resource / William Patrick Sullivan -- Social work research and the empowerment paradigm / Gary E. Holmes -- Conclusion : possibilities of and problems with the strengths perspective / Dennis Saleebey
The philosophy of the strengths perspective. Introduction : power in the people / Dennis Saleebey -- Building a strengths perspective for social work / Ann Weick -- Victors or victims : contrasting views of clients in social work practice / Howard Goldstein -- Practice ideology, principles, and methods in the strengths perspective. Introduction : beginnings of a strengths approach to practice / Dennis Saleebey -- The strengths perspective of case management with persons suffering from severe mental illness / Charles A. Rapp -- A strengths model of case management : the principles and functions of a helping partnership with persons with persistent mental illness / Walter E. Kisthardt -- Mutual help mechanisms in the empowerment of former mental patients / Julian Rappaport, Thomas M. Reischl, and Marc A. Zimmerman -- Aged adult protective services clients : people of unrecognized potential / Eloise Rathbone-McCuan -- A strengths approach to children with emotional disabilities / John Poertner and John Ronnau
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 180-190
Includes index
Subject Psychiatric social work -- Case studies.
Self-perception -- Case studies.
Self-perception -- Care studies
Social service -- Psychological aspects.
Social service -- Research -- United States.
Social Work.
Author Saleebey, Dennis.
LC no. 91014056
ISBN 0801305497