Jane Wonnacott

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Mastering Approaches to Diversity in Social Work

By Linda Gast and Anne Patmore; Series edited by Jane Wonnacott
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This is an accessible guide to diversity issues in health and social care. It considers the concept of diversity and how people differ, provides a model for understanding discrimination, and discusses cross-cultural communication, including the impact and use of language. Practice vignettes and exercises for the reader are included throughout.

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Mastering Social Work Supervision

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book is an accessible guide to the essential skills of social work supervision. It covers the development of the supervisorsupervisee relationship, the assessment and management of risk, understanding and managing poor performance, and support for the supervisors themselves.

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Mastering Communication in Social Work

From Understanding to Doing

By Martin Bailey and Linda Gast; Foreword by Jane Wonnacott; Series edited by Jane Wonnacott
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Communication skills are fundamental to effective social work practice. Accessible and easy-to-read, this book explores how communication works, the factors that influence how effectively we attend to and convey information, and how we can improve our communication. Practice vignettes and exercises for the reader are included throughout.

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Mastering Whole Family Assessment in Social Work

Balancing the Needs of Children, Adults and Their Families

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

How do you balance the needs of children, adults and their families when carrying out social work assessments? With tools and frameworks that make sense of the interface between adult problems and children's safety, this practical guide will help social workers generate high quality assessments that consider the well-being of both adults and children.

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