25 Women to Read Before You Die
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays, Recipes | August 19, 2015

    Cara Nicoletti: IMG Ramona Quimby Yogurt-Marinated Chicken Thighs



    As a kid, I read for two reasons: the first, and most common, was to escape from my everyday life by imagining a different one — to read about... Continue »
    1. $19.60 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$95.00
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Local Warehouse Textbooks- General

The Social Work Skills Workbook

by

The Social Work Skills Workbook Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK gives you the opportunity to get involved in actual hands-on social work practice. Cournoyer's comprehensive workbook/textbook helps you rehearse and practice the core skills needed in contemporary social work practice. Complete with interesting case examples, summaries and skill-building exercises, THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK will help you become a more confident, ethical, and effective helper.

Synopsis:

THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK provides readers with the opportunity to practice all the steps important to social work practice. Author Barry Cournoyer includes interesting case examples, summaries and skill-building exercises to help the reader become a more confident, ethical, and effective helper.

About the Author

Dr. Cournoyer has been a social work practitioner for more than 40 years and a university teacher for more than 35 years. He received his M.S.S.W. degree from the University of Tennessee and the D.S.W. degree from the University of Utah. He is Emeritus Professor at the Indiana University School of Social Work, where he taught social work practice courses. A former Associate Dean with the School, he remains interested in student learning assessment and quality improvement activities in social work education. In addition to this sixth edition of THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK, he co-authored THE SOCIAL WORK PORTFOLIO and the Seventh Edition of SOCIAL WORK PROCESSES--all published by Brooks/Cole.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction. 2. Introduction to Professionalism. 3. Critical Thinking, Scientific Inquiry, and Career-Long Learning. 4. Valuing Diversity, Advancing Human Rights and Social Justice, and Promoting Social Well-Being through Policy Practice. 5. Ethical Decision-Making. 6. Talking and Listening: The Basic Interpersonal Skills. 7. Preparing. 8. Beginning. 9. Exploring. 10. Assessing. 11. Contracting. 12. Working and Evaluating. 13. Ending.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780840032805
Author:
Cournoyer, Barry R
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Author:
Cournoyer, Barry R.
Author:
Cournoyer, Barry R.(Barry R. Cournoyer)
Subject:
Social Work
Subject:
Work
Subject:
Sociology | Social Work
Copyright:
Series:
SW 312 Generalist Social Work Practice: Knowledge/Value/Skills
Publication Date:
20100311
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
600
Dimensions:
10.70x8.50x1.00 in. 2.65 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Where to Start and What to Ask: An...
    New Trade Paper $20.95
  2. Dimensions of Human Behavior : the... Used Trade Paper $45.00

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Anatomy and Physiology
History and Social Science » Sociology » General
History and Social Science » Sociology » Social Work
Textbooks » General

The Social Work Skills Workbook Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$95.00 In Stock
Product details 600 pages Thomson Brooks/Cole - English 9780840032805 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , THE SOCIAL WORK SKILLS WORKBOOK provides readers with the opportunity to practice all the steps important to social work practice. Author Barry Cournoyer includes interesting case examples, summaries and skill-building exercises to help the reader become a more confident, ethical, and effective helper.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

       
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.