By Susanne Egert
By Anne-Christin Kunstmann
This booklet deals a brand new method of mapping populations, infrastructures and groups in danger, utilizing distant sensing, GIS and census facts to higher snatch flood vulnerability in megacities of constructing international locations. features a case learn of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
By Sarah Wendt,Nicole Moulding
Contemporary Feminisms in Social paintings Practice explores feminism as center to social paintings wisdom, perform and ethics. It demonstrates how gender-neutral views and practices vague gender discourses and gear relatives. It additionally indicates feminist social paintings perform can rework parts of social paintings no longer particularly desirous about gender, via its emphasis on relationships and power.
Within and out of doors feminism, there's a transforming into assumption that equality has been received and is instantly on hand to all ladies. besides the fact that, ladies proceed to dominate the ranks of the bad in built and constructing international locations worldwide; male perpetrated violence opposed to girls and kids has no longer lowered; ladies outnumber males by means of as much as 3 to 1 within the prognosis of universal psychological illnesses; and ladies stay seriously underrepresented in each realm of energy, decision-making and wealth. This caring context attracts consciousness to the methods gender kin constitution many of the difficulties confronted by means of the ladies, males and youngsters within the daily worlds during which social paintings operates. Drawing jointly key modern considering feminism and its position in social paintings, this overseas assortment appears to be like at either center curriculum components taught in social paintings courses and quite a lot of perform fields that contain key demanding situations and possibilities for destiny feminist social paintings.
This publication is acceptable for all social paintings scholars and lecturers. It examines the nuanced nature of energy relationships within the daily and parts corresponding to operating with cross-cultural groups, psychological health and wellbeing, interpersonal violence and abuse, homelessness, baby security, growing older, incapacity and sexuality.
By Hélène Join-Lambert
By Alice Ebel
Sind Pflegekinder immer ,Kinder auf Zeit’, die irgendwann zu ihren leiblichen Eltern zurückkehren? Womit muss guy rechnen, wenn guy ein traumatisiertes sort aufnimmt? Haben Umweltfaktoren Einfluss auf die Gene eines Kindes? Sind Kontakte zur Herkunftsfamilie intestine oder schlecht für das Pflegekind? Welche Rechte haben Pflegeeltern gegenüber dem Jugendamt?
Diese und viele andere Fragen rund um das Thema „Pflegekind“ werden im – für Laien und Fachkräfte gleichermaßen informativen – Buch lebensnah und verständlich beantwortet. Die Autorin, von Beruf Diplom-Psychologin und Psychotherapeutin und seit vielen Jahren selbst Mutter von zwei leiblichen und sieben Pflegekindern, lässt den Leser auf unterhaltsame Weise an ihrem Wissens- und Erfahrungsschatz teilhaben. Die praxisnahen Antworten auf die vielen Fragen all derer, die ein Pflegekind aufgenommen haben oder aufnehmen möchten oder beruflich mit Pflegekindern zu tun haben, bieten einen übersichtlichen Leitfaden, in dem sowohl praktische Beispiele wie auch die neuesten wissenschaftlichen Erkenntnisse zu finden sind. Das Buch ist in shape eines Frage-und-Antwort-Dialogs geschrieben, damit sich der Leser im Inhaltsverzeichnis bereits orientieren und die ihn aktuell interessierenden Informationen punktgenau heraussuchen kann. Zugleich ist es aber auch eine interessante Lektüre für alle (zukünftigen) Pflegeeltern und Fachkäfte.
By Denise Merle d'Aubigné
By Tony Evans,Frank Keating
The authors' event and skills in operating with various provider consumer groups combine to supply a optimistic and significant method of operating with social coverage in an period of welfare retrenchment.
Key themes comprise: discretion and perform; social paintings education and schooling; safeguarding teenagers; responses to the wishes of sorted youngsters; personalization in grownup care; ’race’ and welfare coverage; family violence; psychological future health and ability; and evaluating social paintings and social care internationally.
By Judy L. Krysik
Very frequently examine texts for social paintings scholars are dry, dull, and tough for college students to narrate to. no longer this publication. Nor do authors Judy L. Krysik and Jerry Finn shrink back from instructing learn abilities which are really attention-grabbing and worthy to scholars drawn to real-life social paintings perform. See bankruptcy thirteen on writing during this booklet, for instance, in addition to bankruptcy 6 on qualitative learn equipment. visit www.routledgesw.com/research to benefit extra. 5 certain circumstances on the net train scholars tips on how to practice study matters and talents to numerous assorted degrees of social paintings intervention, and consumers. See specially the recent case RAINN in line with the assessment of a countrywide hotline for rape and sexual abuse: this situation specializes in learn and moral matters relating to application evaluation.
By Martin Sheedy
By Edward J. Khantzian,Kurt S. Halliday,William E. McAuliffe
Based on an realizing of the mental vulnerabilities of addicts, the MDGT version addresses the transformations in psychodynamic process which are beneficial for addicts' wishes. It makes a speciality of 4 major problem areas related to self-regulation; impact, vainness, dating, and self-care difficulties. either supportive and expressive, the procedure is helping staff contributors establish, procedure, and adjust the characterological qualities that masks addict's vulnerabilities. With this technique, a well-led team can heighten vainness, increase self-care, strive against emotions of isolation and disgrace, and increase the individual's capability for optimistic switch. Concomitant involvement with a person therapist/counselor is inspired as a method to aid and facilitate the gang remedy, specifically early in workforce remedy, and to take care of a versatile person and team therapy context for self-exploration and knowing. Bringing the version to lifestyles are particular vignettes and transcripts of teams in numerous levels of restoration. those situations exhibit suggestions, illustrate technical concerns, and remove darkness from significant topics that spread in the course of treatment.