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Social Work Practice

Social Work Practice
Assessment, Planning, Intervention and Review

Seventh Edition
  • Jonathan Parker - Bournemouth University, UK, University of Stavanger, Norway

October 2024 | Learning Matters
Providing you with a complete foundation of knowledge and understanding for each process, this step-by-step guide will introduce you to the four main aspects of social work practice - Assessment, Planning, Intervention and Review - and help you to apply theory to practice across settings and service user groups.
Chapter 1: Understanding assessment in social work practice: theoretical concerns
Chapter 2: Understanding assessment in social work practice: practice issues
Chapter 3: Tools and diagrammatic aids to assessment
Chapter 4: Developing, making and writing plans for effective social work
Chapter 5: Working together for positive change
Chapter 6: Reviews and the evaluation of practice

Jonathan Parker

Prof. Dr. Jonathan Parker is Professor of Society & Social Welfare at Bournemouth University, Emeritus Professor at University of Stavanger, Norway. He is Visiting Professor at the Tasik Chini Research Centre Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Sains Malaysia and Universiti Malaysia Sarawak and Doctoral programme team member at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan. He was one of the founders and director of the Family Assessment and Support Unit, a placement agency attached to the University of Hull, and Head of Department of Social Work. He was Chair of the Association of Teachers in Social Work Education until 2005,... More About Author

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