Designed for people undertaking a first professional qualification in either social work or welfare studies to use. This student cohort can include both Bachelors and Master level students studying in both the University or Tafe/ Polytechnic sector.
Features up-to-date information on how to effectively use information and communication technology in social work, particularly with relevance to Covid.
New chapters focus on working with Pasifika communities, LGBT people and ethics in practice.
Includes realistic case studies and practical examples.
"The main strength of the book is the consistency of its themes throughout the text . . . I would like to commend the editors of this book for the contribution it should make to practice teaching with social work and welfare." Karen Heycox, "Australian Social Work""
JANE MAIDMENT has over twenty years' experience of teaching practice skills and working in field education with students and practitioners. She is Associate Professor at the Department of Human Services and Social Work at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand...RONNIE EGAN has extensive experience as a social work practitioner and supervisor in the community sector. She is an Associate Professor in Field Education in the School of Global, Urban and Social Sciences at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia.
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