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Narrative in Social Work Practice - 9780231173612

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  • Product code: BDQLY
  • ISBN: 9780231173612
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 15.2cm x 22.8cm
  • Pages: 296
  • Publish date: 27/06/2017

Narrative in Social Work Practice (Paperback)

Narrative in Social Work Practice - 9780231173612

Ann Burack-Weiss


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Narrative in Social Work Practice features first-person accounts by social workers who have successfully integrated narrative theory and approaches into their practice. Contributors describe innovative and effective interventions with a wide range of individuals, families, and groups facing a variety of life challenges. One author describes a family in crisis when a promising teenage girl suddenly takes to her bed for several years; another brings narrative practice to a Bronx trauma center; and another finds that poetry writing can enrich the lives of people living with dementia. In some chapters, the authors turn narrative techniques inward and use them as vehicles of self-discovery. Settings range from hospitals and clinics to a graduate school and a case management agency. Throughout, Narrative in Social Work Practice showcases the flexibility and appeal of narrative methods and demonstrates how they can be empowering and fulfilling for clients and social workers alike. The differential use of narrative techniques fulfills the mission and core competencies of the social work profession in creative and surprising ways. Stories of clients and workers are, indeed, powerful.

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Product Details

  • Product code: BDQLY
  • ISBN: 9780231173612
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 15.2cm x 22.8cm
  • Pages: 296
  • Publish date: 27/06/2017

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