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Groups in Social Work: A Workbook, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Jacqueline Corcoran

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jul 30, 2008

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Filled with practical information and an abundance of case examples and exercises, Groups in Social Work: A Workbook addresses the common problems and issues that typically come up in groups. It shows how social workers can effectively use a strengths-based approach to both prevent and correct problems that may occur within the group.

 

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction and Overview

 

Chapter 2: Types of Groups and Group Curricula

 

Chapter 3: Setting Up Groups

 

Chapter 4: Rules and Guidelines

 

Chapter 5: Basic Leadership Skills

 

Chapter 6: Advanced Leadership Skills

 

Chapter 7: Stages of Group Development

 

Chapter 8: Beginning the Group

 

Chapter 9: Techniques with Working with Mandated Groups

 

Chapter 10: Making the Most Out of Ending and Beginning Subsequent Sessions

 

Chapter 11: Strengths-Based Techniques

 

Chapter 12:  Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions

 

Chapter 13: Handling Difficult Group Member Behaviors

 

Chapter 14: Challenges to Group Leadership

 

Chpater 15: Groups and Social Diversity

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$25.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-64827-6