Join us for an enjoyable blast from the past, when kids knew how to have fun, in the sixth classic adventure of The Bobbsey Twins, as summer begins and the family takes a vacation on their new houseboat, along with an uninvited guest. Two sets of fraternal twins, Bert and Nan, who are nine, and Flossie and Freddie, who are five stumble headlong into excitement and family friendly mystery.
Using theory, research evidence and experiential knowledge is a critical component of good social work. This unique text is designed to help social work students and practitioners to integrate theorizing into practice, demonstrating how to search for, select and translate academic knowledge for practical use in helping people improve their lives and environments.
Presenting 32 core skills, Skills for Using Theory in Social Work provides a conceptual foundation, a vocabulary, and a set of skills to aid competent social work theorizing. Each chapter outlines the knowledge and action components of the skill and its relationship to core practice behaviours, along with learning and reflection activities. The lessons are divided into four parts:
This key text will help readers to demonstrate their expertise in reflective, competent, and theory-informed practice. It is suitable for all social work students and practitioners, particularly those taking practice, theory and human behaviour in the social environment courses.