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Vulnerable Social Worker

Liability for Serving Children and Families

by Douglas J. Besharov

  • 143 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Natl Assn of Social Workers Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Services For Children,
  • Social work,
  • Social workers,
  • Malpractice,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8346070M
    ISBN 100871011360
    ISBN 109780871011367

    Precarious employment affects many people, but certain groups of workers are cited as disproportionately affected, directly and negatively. The Law Commission of Ontario notes that women, racialized persons, immigrants, aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, older adults, and youth are disproportionately represented in the category of vulnerable workers. Book. Novem The Vulnerable Social Worker. by Douglas J. Besharov. Poverty Studies. Speech. Decem AEI Annual Dinner. Tradition and Morality in Constitutional Law.

    Founded in , the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with more than , members. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies. The Knowledge Of Working With Vulnerable Adults Social Work Essay. words (9 pages) Essay in Social Work. and the impact on my role as a newly qualified social worker. I will refer to adults with a learning disability in order to examine some of the issues and dilemmas that may occur. Often the link with safeguarding and vulnerable.

    The Role Of A Social Worker Words | 4 Pages. Introduction Law has come to play a very important part in social work practice. It can be said that the understanding of law underpins and provides duties and power, whilst understanding the statutory legal requirements is essential for effective, fair, anti-discriminatory practice (Brammer ). Social work is an academic discipline and profession that concerns itself with individuals, families, groups, and communities in an effort to enhance social functioning and overall well-being. Social functioning is the way in which people perform their social roles, and the structural institutions that are provided [by whom?] to sustain them. Social work applies social sciences, such as Activity sectors: Social welfare, social services, government, health, public health, mental health, occupational safety and health, community organization, non-profit, law.


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Vulnerable Social Worker by Douglas J. Besharov Download PDF EPUB FB2

Working With Homeless and Vulnerable People: Basic Skills and Practice, by Jeannette Waegemakers Schiff, Lyceum Books, Chicago, ISBN, pages, $ Jeannette Waegemakers Schiff writes that “home is a special place.

It reaches inside us and awakens feelings of belonging, comfort, and shelter.”. Social workers are frequently the first responders in situations that require assessment of an older person's capacity for independent decision making and self-care, yet there is limited professional literature to inform and guide social work practice in the area of assessing capacity and working with vulnerable and at-risk older by: 2.

Using this definition, Dare to Lead is highly applicable to social work supervision, social work agencies, and social work practice. Overarchingly, she maintains that vulnerability is the key to good leadership, and that organizations have a responsibility to create a culture where there is psychological safety to support worker vulnerability.

Although, the plight of the orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) is acknowledged throughout Nigeria, it has not received adequate attention from researchers, social workers and human right workers.

The vulnerable social worker by Douglas J. Besharov,National Association of Social Workers edition, in EnglishCited by: Empowering Social Workers for Practice with Vulnerable Older Adults makes an excellent and timely graduate text, not only for specialized courses in geriatrics and gerontology, but also in core coursework to infuse content related to older adults into the social work curricula.

In addition, the book will be a tremendous resource for. This book addresses the gap in knowledge about the role of social workers in assessing and treating the problems of vulnerable older adults.

The text discusses skills effective for working with this population and presents the capacity–risk model to guide social workers with assessment and intervention decisions.

Book. The Vulnerable Social Worker. Poverty Studies. November 1, Children with learning disabilities often find the passage from youth to adulthood painful and perplexing. These children. A social worker’s job is, in part, to identify those strengths and help people take advantage of beneficial community resources.

Just as in any profession that involves helping people—such as nursing and academia—social workers help people through some of the toughest times in their lives.

Recommended books for student social workers; This is the newest edition with the relevant updating information around children and families and also vulnerable adults.

This book helps to explain how exactly the law applies to our job and breaks this down to the available options. When I started as a newly qualified social worker I was. This item: Handbook of Social Work Practice with Vulnerable and Resilient Populations by Alex Gitterman EdD Hardcover $ Only 2 left in stock (more on the way).

Ships from and sold by (6). The vulnerable social worker: liability for serving children and families Item Preview Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by LineK on Septem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Terms of Pages:   Audrey Tait is a Social Worker with the Children and Families Practice Team, City of Edinburgh Council.

Originally trained as a nursery nurse, she has 20 years' experience working with children in social work settings and for the past 4 years she has been delivering a training course, Communicating with Children, for the City of Edinburgh Council's Children and Families Department/5(25).

Effective social work service promote independence and resilience, enabling some of our most vulnerable sections of the community. Present effort is to know the role of social worker in the Author: Chidanand Dhavaleshwar.

I came across this book after reading the author's theoretical work around resilience for a class in the social work program. Having been inundated with social work content for the last four months, this was a very interesting read. It is dark, and a bit cynical about the /5.

of social work’s central principles is to promote social justice through work with socially and economically vulnerable groups.

Populations at risk include the economically disadvantaged, members of the LBGQT community, women, older adults, chil-dren, racial and ethnic minorities, and people with mental or physical challenges. 1. Social Work Practice with Vulnerable and Resilient Populations, by Alex Gitterman and lambrine A.

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Courtney and Meredith Hanson 4. Social vulnerability is created through the interaction of social forces and multiple stressors, and resolved through social (as opposed to individual) means. While individuals within a socially vulnerable context may break through the “vicious cycle,” social vulnerability itself can persist because of structural—i.e.

social and political. The social worker assesses the patient’s prior health care utilization, health literacy, insurance status and options, mental health or behavioral health burdens, substance use, prior traumatic experiences, food access, housing stability, transportation needs, income, and social supports.

The social worker then presents findings to the. Social Work Practice with Families and Children Book Description: This book emphasizes family-centered, social network, and school-based interventions in the preparation of social workers for direct and indirect practice with clients from vulnerable populations, especially the poor, people of color, and recent immigrant groups.

Role of Social Worker Social worker plays various types of roles in catering the needs of his clients. As care giver he counsel and support people with problems in a therapeutic way to promote change.

As a consultant he works with individual and groups to assist in their problems and a broker he helps people to reach services they need and make the system more useful.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Besharov, Douglas J.

Vulnerable social worker. Silver Spring, Md.: National Association of Social Workers, ©Social Work Practice M ost of the techniques and guidelines described in prior sections of this book could be used by almost any social worker, in almost any social work position, in almost any human services agency.

In addition to the generic tools of the social worker’s trade, specialized knowledge and skills are required for someFile Size: KB.