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K268 Social work with young people.

Open University. K268 Course Team.

K268 Social work with young people.

by Open University. K268 Course Team.

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Published by Open University in [Milton Keynes] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementprepared for the Course Team by Graham Connelly.
ContributionsConnelly, Graham., Open University. School of Health and Social Welfare.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18184268M

Social Work Handbook: Life story for work children and young people in care; Guidance on life story work for social workers by Kent County Council (includes an example of a completed life story book) Click here to view/download. Life Story Work: A resource for foster carers, residential social workers, adoptive parents, and kinship carers, to. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

This is the only text to provide coverage of the new legal, policy and practice landscape of social work with children and families in Scotland, and as such, it is an indispensable guide for students, newly-qualified social workers, managers and practice teachers and a range of other professionals in health, education, the police and others in cognate disciplines. Wells’s book is an excellent and accessible introduction into global issues of social constructions of childhood and the governance of childhood. Drawing on the new sociology of childhood, the author takes a historical and comparative approach to childhood through a critical examination of a wide range of policy areas, including family policy.

Social Work Practice with Children and Families young people and their families. The book sets the context for local authority social work practice and then chapter-by-chapter takes the reader carefully through the social work process. Detailed case studies work really well in embedding the legal and theoretical context firmly within the. CREATIVITY IN SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WORK EDUCATION. October Norman Jackson, Higher Education Academy. Hilary Burgess, SWAP Subject Centre. Acknowledgements: The following peopleand departments are thanked for their thoughtful and insightful contributions to this study of creativity in social work and social work education. Ian Shaw,File Size: KB.


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K268 Social work with young people by Open University. K268 Course Team. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Social work with young people: Module code: K Module dates: Module status: This course is closed and no longer in presentation. Faculty: Faculty of Health and Social Care: Keyword(s): K, Social work with young people, Undergraduate course, Open University, Subjs and Professions Allied to Medicine + Show more OU level: OU.

Social Work with Young People will be essential reading for social work students at undergraduate, postgraduate and post-qualifying level. It will also appeal to K268 Social work with young people. book who cares about developing a social work practice agenda with young people which is rooted in the principles of social justice 1/5(1).

This comprehensive textbook provides an engaging and accessible guide to working with young people in a range of social work settings. It emphasizes the development of key skills, but does not shy away from important theories and evidence.

The book explains why a user-centred approach is important and highlights ways it can be put into practice.5/5(1). Youth in Society is a set book for the Open University courses K, Working With Young People and K, Social Work with Young People.

Rachel Thomson, Ronny Flynn, Jeremy Roche and Stanley Tucker. Introduction to the Second Edition. Rex Stainton. This book bridges the gap between social work study and practice when working with children, young people and families. It takes key social work theories and concepts and explores them in further detail, looking at how social work skill has developed and can be applied to practice.

This comprehensive textbook provides an engaging and accessible guide to working with young people in a range of social work settings. It emphasizes the development of key skills, but does not shy away from important theories and evidence. The book explains why a user-centred approach is important and highlights ways it can be put into practice.5/5(1).

Chapter by chapter, the book introduces the reader to the challenges and potential of working with a range of groups, such as offenders, young people with disabilities, teenage parents, and young asylum seekers and book explains clearly the current policies and organizational frameworks which shape social work practice/5(3).

This book looks at the changing context of children and young people's services heralded by the structural, organizational and funding changes put forward in Eileen Munro's Review of Child Protection.

"This is one of the best texts on this subject to emerge in recent years ù well written, scholarly with practice accounts that draw on Michelle Lefevre's direct experience. An essential text for all practitioners who encounter children and young people in their work."-Pam Trevithick, University of Bristol"This highly readable book makes a valuable contribution to an important but undeveloped.

10 Books Every Social Worker Should Read. Ma by Gabriela Acosta Social workers are faced with helping clients and patients work through various issues — from substance abuse and depression to a lengthy adoption process and eating disorders. With so many resources online, it can be tough to find the best ones.

Written in a lively and engaging manner, this accessible text will be invaluable reading for students taking courses in youth and social work, social policy, youth and criminal justice and the sociology of youth. Youth in Society is a set book for the Open University courses K, Working With Young People and K, Social Work with Young People.

Summary: "This comprehensive textbook provides an engaging and accessible guide to working with young people in a range of social work settings.

It places clear emphasis on the development of key skills, but does not shy away from important theories and evidence. Chapter by chapter, the book introduces the reader to the challenges and potential of working with a range of groups, such as offenders, young people with disabilities, teenage parents, and young asylum seekers and refugees.

The book explains clearly the current policies and organizational frameworks which shape social work practice. Social work with vulnerable children brings significant opportunities for assisting young people to gain experience and confidence in making such choices, in meeting their needs and in.

Test Bank for Empowerment Series Social Work and Social Welfare 8th Edition Ambrosino Heffernan and Shuttlesworth 1 chapters — updated AM — 0 people liked it. Written in a lively and engaging manner, this accessible text will be invaluable reading for students taking courses in youth and social work, social policy, youth and criminal justice and the sociology of youth.

Youth in Society is a set book for the Open University courses K, Working With Young People and K, Social Work with Young People/5(5). In this book, we have invited you to wonder with us about the transformation of childhood, youth, and social work in the contemporary United States.

The contributors offered us detailed portraits of social work practice with young people that provoked our curiosity about a wide assortment of issues. This book is written to help social workers and social work students get to grips with the complexity of foster care.

The child is placed at the heart of the text and there are substantial chapters on law, policy frameworks and the overreaching theoretical and research evidence to support good practice. Note: In the English-language version, the term "childcare" is used in this Report to cover all types of activities in the field of work with children and young people, and it is not intended that it should exclude work with young people or work seen as social education.

The term "profession/al" is also widely used throughout the Report. Mike Stein, University of York?Roger Smith's book is an excellent critical introduction for social work students and practitioners on working with young people. Blending theory, research and practice it challenges assumptions, champions a user-centred aproach and promotes social justice to this contested and contentious area of practice.?5/5(1).

A landmark field study about life on the streets for young people that proposes a social capital theory of crime. This book is noted for its in-depth ethnography and interviews of youth as well as detailed quantitative data analysis.

Kann, L., T. McManus, W. A. Harris, et al. Youth risk behavior surveillance — United States, 30+ tools for work with children (assessment, planning & intervention) The Kids Central Toolkit aims to provide workers and services with information, resources and tools to use child-centred approaches in their work with children, young people and families.This book will be useful reading for students of all levels preparing for a career in youth justice and social work.