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Creating Trauma-Informed SchoolsA Guide for School Social Workers and Educators

Creating Trauma-Informed Schools: A Guide for School Social Workers and Educators

Eileen A. Dombo and Christine Anlauf Sabatino

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190873806
eISBN:
9780190873837
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190873806.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

Creating Trauma-Informed Schools: A Guide for School Social Workers and Educators provides concrete skills and current knowledge about trauma-informed services in school settings. Children at all ... More

Family Group Conferences in Social WorkInvolving Families in Social Care Decision Making

Family Group Conferences in Social Work: Involving Families in Social Care Decision Making

Deanna Edwards and Kate Parkinson (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447335801
eISBN:
9781447335856
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447335801.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Family group conferences (FGCs) are a strengths based approach to social work practice, empowering families to take responsibility for decision-making. It is a cost-effective service, which is ... More

Invisible VisitsBlack Middle-Class Women in the American Healthcare System

Invisible Visits: Black Middle-Class Women in the American Healthcare System

Tina K. Sacks

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190840204
eISBN:
9780190840235
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840204.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Although the United States spends almost one-fifth of all its resources on funding healthcare, the American system is dogged by persistent inequities in the treatment of racial and ethnic minorities ... More

Making ChangeYouth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development

Making Change: Youth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development

Tina P. Kruse

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190849795
eISBN:
9780190849825
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190849795.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Children and Families

Making Change: Youth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development connects multiple fields of practices and scholarship to explore a youth-focused model for ... More

People and Climate ChangeVulnerability, Adaptation, and Social Justice

People and Climate Change: Vulnerability, Adaptation, and Social Justice

Lisa Reyes Mason and Jonathan Rigg (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190886455
eISBN:
9780190886486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190886455.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Social Policy

Climate change is a profoundly social and political challenge with many social justice concerns around every corner. A global issue, climate change threatens the well-being, livelihood, and survival ... More

Shaping a Science of Social WorkProfessional Knowledge and Identity

Shaping a Science of Social Work: Professional Knowledge and Identity

John S. Brekke and Jeane W. Anastas (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190880668
eISBN:
9780190880699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190880668.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

In contrast to other helping professions, social work does not currently define itself as scientific, or as a scientific discipline. Starting with the work of John Brekke, this volume considers what ... More

Social Policy Review 30Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2018

Social Policy Review 30: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2018

Catherine Needham, Elke Heins, and James Rees (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447349990
eISBN:
9781447350026
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447349990.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

The book contains invaluable research, including discussions on modern slavery, childcare and social justice and welfare chauvinism, as well as a chapter centred on the Grenfell Tower fire. Bringing ... More

Youth Labor in TransitionInequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe

Youth Labor in Transition: Inequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe

Jacqueline O'Reilly, Janine Leschke, Renate Ortlieb, Martin Seeleib-Kaiser, and Paola Villa (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190864798
eISBN:
9780190864828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190864798.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Communities and Organizations

Youth transitions to employment and adulthood have become increasingly protracted and precarious. The Great Recession exacerbated these difficulties. The varied European experiences affect young ... More

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