This best-selling book will take readers step-by-step through the four main aspects of social work practice—
Assessment, Planning, Intervention, and Review—
giving a complete foundation in each. It will introduce readers to each process in a clear and accessible way, supporting them to both reflect on and apply what they have learnt in practice across settings and service user groups. Social Work Practice provides readers with a theoretical foundation from which they can explore other aspects of social work.
New to the Fifth Edition
- An ‘ethnographic approach’ to social work
- Focus on relationship and resilience
- Revised exploration of the political context of social work
- Updated emphasis on social justice and human rights