Social Work with Disabled People, Paperback / softback Book

Social Work with Disabled People Paperback / softback

Part of the Practical Social Work Series series

Description

Having gone through 30 years of development, the new edition of this highly-regarded classic is the most trusted companion for understanding and promoting the potential for social work with disabled people.

It offers readers a clear introduction to the core issues of disability alongside discussion and assessment of the social worker's role.

Written by an experienced and highly respected team of authors, the book reflects:* the latest updates, developments and policy changes* the broad range of areas needing to be understood for informed practice* recent changes to the focus of social work education and practice * the Social Model of Disability, encouraging debate about its role in social work* developments for independent living* the heightened importance of safeguarding issues, giving attention to the topical issue of disabilist hate crime. Accessible to a broad readership and respected by disabled people themselves, this text is the foundation for effective practice.

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 208 pages, 208 p.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Disability: social aspects
  • ISBN: 9780230297951

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