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The strength perspective in social work practice

The strength perspective in social work practice

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Published by Allyn & Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social service -- Psychological aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited By Dennis Saleebey.
    ContributionsSaleebey, Dennis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV41 .S827 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18725818M
    ISBN 100205624413
    ISBN 109780205624416
    LC Control Number2008029303

    Provide a particular way of viewing and thinking about the practice of social work, offering a conceptual lens through which to consider social functioning and allowing social workers to offer more comprehensive guidance to their clients. Ecosystem Perspective. Assumes that humans needs and problems are generated by the interactions between.


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Early, T. and GlenMaye, L. () ‘Valuing families: Social work practice with families from a strengths perspective’, Social Work, Vol. 45, No. 2, pp. Kisthardt, W. () ‘A Strengths Model of Case Management: The Principles and Functions of a Helping Partnership with Persons with Persistent Mental Illness’, in The strengths.

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Reflections on the Strength-Based Perspective. This paper is about my reflection of the basic concepts of the strength-based perspective based on a series of readings in my MSW course social workcombined my previous social work practice to illustrate what has resonated or challenged me, the pro and cons of this perspective, and the limitation of this of perspective exposed in my practice.

The strength-based approach has its foundation in social work. The Strength-Based approach is a “work practice theory” which focuses on an individuals’ self-determination and strength (Strengths-Based Models in Social Work; McCashen, Wayne ()). This type of approach builds the clients on their strengths, specifically seeing them as.

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Valuing Families: Social Work Practice with Families from a Strengths Perspective Theresa J. Early, PhD. assistant professor College of Social Work, Ohio State University, College Street, Columbus, OH ; e-mail: [email protected] Correspondence should be addressed to Theresa J. Early, Cited by:   This book bridges the gap between theory and implementation to illustrate how resiliency enhancement enables social workers to put the strengths perspective successfully into practice for their clients.

Contributors to this volume show how social workers can use interventions to enhance those resiliency factors. Table of contents Introduction 01 Chapter A Strengths-Based Perspective The Problem is The Problem – Not the Youth 02 A Shift to a New Paradigm 04 Principles of the Strength-Based Approach 06 Implications of the Strength-Based Approach 07 Strength-Based Approach to 09 Intervention ResourcesFile Size: 2MB.

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backgrounds will claim to be working from a strength’s perspective, it is rare to see practitioners or organizations seriously working from an underlying set of values, principles and philosophy of strength-based practice.

The Problem With A Problem Focus Attention to “what is wrong” is a central expression of the prevailing perspectivesFile Size: KB. Saleebey, D. The strengths perspective in social work practice: Extensions and cautions.

Social Work, 41, has been cited by the following article: TITLE: An Expressive Arts-Based and Strength-Focused Experiential Training Program for Enhancing the Efficacy of Teachers Affected by Earthquake in China.

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This third edition includes four new chapters, including subjects such as spirituality and disability and much by: The Strengths Perspective in Social Work Practice, 6th edition, presents both conceptual and practical elements of the strengths perspective - from learning about and practicing the strengths perspective to using the strengths perspective with older adults, the chronically ill, and substance : Digital Access Code.

The Strengths Perspective in social work practice (4th ed.). Boston: Allyn & Bacon. Here is a link to the article by Peter De Jong and Scott Miller on How To Interview For Client Strengths.

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Jenni Atwood, KU School of Social Welfare research office manager, is the book's managing editor. Informer KU Social Welfare Dean Ann Weick and several colleagues published the seminal article “A Strengths Perspective for Social Work Practice.” The article reframed how social work can serve people and communities.

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It is a philosophy and a way of viewing clients as resourceful and resilient in the face of adversity. It is client-led, with a focus on future outcomes and strengths that people bring to a problem or crisis.

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