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Veterans, Soldiers, and Military Families

Jesse Harris

in Handbook of International Social Work: Human Rights, Development, and the Global Profession

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195333619
eISBN:
9780199918195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195333619.003.0039
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

The military is unique; its members face stresses unlike those of other institutions. It is one of the few occupations where injury and death are constant companions. The armed forces of the world ... More


Life After Deployment: The Work of Combat Social Work in Garrison

Jeffrey S. Yarvis and Charles R. Figley

in Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

This chapter continues to prepare the reader to understand and appreciate the garrison duties of combat social workers (CSWs) and their day-to-day duties. Military social worker duties are similar to ... More


The Life of a Combat Social Worker

Jeffrey S. Yarvis

in Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

Chapter 1 gives the reader a tour—a kind of ride-a-long or a kind of “see-what-I-see” experience. Much of the chapter is about the combat part of combat social work: What does social work look like ... More


Combat Social Work in Afghanistan, 2010–2011: An Interview with Thomas Stokes

Thomas J. Stokes and Naomi North

in Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

This chapter presents an interview with a combat social worker who shares his experience of deployment to Afghanistan, initially assigned to the 344th Combat Support Hospital, U.S. Army Reserve. In ... More


Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Charles R. Figley, Jeffrey S. Yarvis, and Bruce A. Thyer (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

This book shows combat from a different perspective by a dozen combat social workers. Written by and for social workers and war veterans, the book is filled with lessons learned that can have ... More


Combat Social Work: Preparing the Next Generation for Combating Injustice

Charles R. Figley, Jeffrey S. Yarvis, and Bruce A. Thyer

in Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.003.0016
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

In this chapter on combat social work and preparing the next generation for social injustice combat, the editorial team summarizes and discusses the lessons and the fundamental questions posed and ... More


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