Michael Sheppard

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Handbook for Practice Learning in Social Work and Social Care

Knowledge and Theory

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This substantially revised, expanded and updated edition of the popular Handbook of Theory for Practice Teachers is a comprehensive summary of the theory, knowledge, research and evidence relating to practice learning in social care, focussing on knowledge-based practice with a focus on improving outcomes.

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Appraising and Using Social Research in the Human Services

An Introduction for Social Work and Health Professionals

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This accessible introduction provides social work students and practitioners with the knowledge they need both to evaluate research and to apply it to their own practice. Exploring a range of research methodologies, the author discusses the strengths and limitations of each and shows the reader how to identify the assumptions underlying them.

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Prevention and Coping in Child and Family Care

Mothers in adversity coping with child care

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book considers the important question of mothers' coping strategies when they are in adversity. Drawing upon the women's own accounts, it focuses not only on what they do themselves to deal with their problems, but how they integrate their own problem solving approaches with the use of supports.

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