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9781929109166

More Days in the Lives of Social Workers: 35 "Real-Life" Stories of Advocacy, Outreach, and Other Intriguing Roles in Social Work Practice

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    9781929109166

  • ISBN10:

    1929109164

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2005-02-04
  • Publisher: White Hat Communications

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Table of Contents

About the Editor/Contributors 7(6)
Introduction 13(2)
Acknowledgments 15(2)
PART 1 WORKING ON A NATIONAL LEVEL
Chapter 1 I Am Still a Social Worker
17(6)
Chapter 2 A Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Non-Clinical Practice
23(10)
Chapter 3 Transferring Micro Experience to Macro Practice-Working at the Child Welfare League of America
33(6)
PART 2 PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT & MANAGEMENT
Chapter 4 Bringing Two Disciplines Together: Developing a Small, Groundbreaking Program
39(6)
Chapter 5 A Modern-Day Settlement House
45(4)
Chapter 6 Coordinating a Youth Development Program
49(4)
Chapter 7 Managing a Hospital Social Work Department
53(8)
PART 3 ADVOCACY & ORGANIZING
Chapter 8 Doing Political Social Work: My Sojourn
61(10)
Chapter 9 Life as a Policy Associate
71(6)
Chapter 10 Representing the Faith Community in the Policy Arena
77(6)
Chapter 11 It Takes a Village: Reclaiming Our Youth Through Community Partnerships
83(6)
PART 4 POLICY FROM THE INSIDE
Chapter 12 Policy Supervisor in a State Government Setting
89(6)
Chapter 13 Interning on Capitol Hill
95(6)
PART 5 TRAINING & CONSULTATION
Chapter 14 Training in Eastern Europe
101(8)
Chapter 15 Entrepreneurship and the Mezzo/Macro Social Worker
109(6)
PART 6 RESEARCH & FUNDING
Chapter 16 Doing Social Work Research
115(6)
Chapter 17 A Day's Work at the Institute for the Advancement of Social Work Research
121(10)
Chapter 18 A Life-Altering Experience as a Social Work Researcher
131(4)
Chapter 19 FUNd Writing: Working as a Grant Writer
135(8)
PART 7 HIGHER EDUCATION
Chapter 20 The Field Office: Teaching and Supervising Student Internships
143(6)
Chapter 21 Carving Out a Career: Academic and Community Collaboration
149(8)
Chapter 22 Working in an Academic Medical Center
157(4)
PART 8 SPECIALIZED ROLES IN THE COURT SYSTEM
Chapter 23 Social Service Management Within a Court System
161(6)
Chapter 24 International Work on a Domestic Level: Immigration Law
167(6)
Chapter 25 Mediation: The Fit for Social Work
173(8)
Chapter 26 A Court-Ordered Program for Divorced and Separating Parents: Is This Social Work?
181(6)
PART 9 FAITH & SPIRITUALITY
Chapter 27 Coming Home to Metropolitan United Church
187(8)
Chapter 28 Spiritual Social Work
195(4)
PART 10 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Chapter 29 Hospital-Based Domestic Violence Advocacy
199(6)
Chapter 30 It's All in the Family: Working in a Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence
205(6)
PART 11 THERAPEUTIC AND CASE MANAGEMENT ROLES
Chapter 31 To Touch With Your Knowledge and Your Heart
211(6)
Chapter 32 Sex Therapy and the Private Practice Social Worker
217(6)
Chapter 33 Client Centered Play Therapy, Student Centered Instruction
223(6)
PART 12 EMPLOYMENT & HUNGER
Chapter 34 Employment Outreach With America's Heroes
229(4)
Chapter 35 Food for Thought
233(6)
APPENDIX A: Organizations and Web Sites of Interest to Social Workers 239(6)
APPENDIX B: Additional Reading 245

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