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The strengths perspective in social work practice

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social service -- Psychological aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Dennis Saleebey.
    ContributionsSaleebey, Dennis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV41 .S827 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3946951M
    ISBN 100801333105
    LC Control Number2001033674

    The Strengths Perspective in Social Work Practice, 6/e, presents both conceptual and practical elements of the strengths perspective - from learning about and practicing the strengths perspective to using the strengths perspective with older adults, the chronically ill, and substance Edition: 6th   In social work practice, the strengths perspective has emerged as an alternative to the more common pathology-oriented approach to helping clients. Instead of focusing on clients' problems and deficits, the strengths perspective centers on clients' abilities, talents, and resources. The social worker practicing from this approach concentrates wholly on identifying and eliciting the client's.


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A strengths perspective represents a paradigm shift away from traditional deficit- and pathology-based models. A strengths perspective emerged from the field of social work and it is grounded upon the principles consistent with social constructivism and postmodernism.

It stands in stark contrast to traditional theories of the human experience. Strengths Perspective in Social Work Practice, 4/e. CHAPTER ELEVEN USING STRENGTHS-BASED PRACTICE TO TAP THE RESILIENCE OF FAMILIES 1 CHAPTER ELEVEN USING STRENGTHS-BASED PRACTICE TO TAP THE RESILIENCE OF FAMILIES CHQXD 3/14/ PM Page their parents/caregivers (Resnick et al., ) and especially salient to social work- File Size: KB.

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The Strengths Perspective is an approach to social work that puts the strengths and resources of people, communities, and their environments, rather than their problems and pathologies, at the center of the helping process.

It was created as a corrective and transformative challenge to predominant practices and policies that reduce people and. a supporting handbook showing what strengths-based practice is and how it fits with the law It follows a report on strengths-based social work practice with adults. Published 12 February Author: Department of Health And Social Care.

"A conceptual and practical presentation of the strengths perspective in social work." Part of Advancing Core Competencies Series, a unique series that helps students taking advanced social work courses apply CSWE's core competencies and practice behaviors examples to specialized fields of practice.

Early History at the KU School of Social Welfare. Inthen recently appointed dean Ann Weick and colleagues at KU were the first to formally name and articulate the Strengths Perspective in an essay for the journal Social Work (Weick, Rapp, Sullivan, & Kisthardt, ).

They summarized its main insight this way, “All people possess a wide range of talents, abilities, capacities, skills.

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practices a social worker can have when using a strengths perspective is reflection. Reflection allows the social worker to explore their personal values, beliefs, biases, training, practice.

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This comprehensive resource is the first of its kind in the field of social work. Written by leading scholars and practitioners in the field, it covers the full spectrum of social work : Barbra Teater.

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Strengths-Based Practice assesses the inherent strengths of a person or family, then builds on them. Strengths Based practice uses peoples' personal strengths to aid in recovery and empowerment. (Fort Wayne MSW class, December Class discussion.) It's really about reframing personal perception to find good even in the worst situation.

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This article describes both problem-focused and growth-focused approaches to practice and presents a strengths approach to practice that values families and builds resilience. Assumptions of the strengths approach are discussed and applied to work with families through a case by: Four themes are interwoven throughout the book: the importance of thinking critically about social policy, the benefits of using the strengths perspective in policy analysis and development, the critical role social policy plays in all areas of practice, and the absolute responsibility of every social worker to.

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A Strengths-Based Per spective. Chapter A Strengths-Based Perspective The Problem is The Problem – Not the Youth 02 A Shift to a New Paradigm 04 Principles of the Strength-Based Approach 06 Implications of the Strength-Based Approach 07 social work, andFile Size: 2MB. Now, KU authors have edited a new book celebrating three decades of that influential model: the strengths perspective.

“Rooted in Strengths: 30 Years of the Strengths Perspective in Social Work” will be published in April and made available free to anyone online at The book, edited by Michelle Mohr Carney and Amy. In social work this change in model and emphasis has been dubbed “the strengths perspective” (Saleebey ).

A strengths outlook is not new to social work, but until recently it has remained in the background, taking a back seat to the field's fascination with. The article highlights the synergies between the strengths perspective and contemporary neoliberalism and suggests the need to go back to basics to achieve some distance from the harsher aspects of welfare reform policy, which affect most domains of social work by: The Strengths Perspective in social work practice (4th ed.).

Boston: Allyn & Bacon. Here is a link to the article by Peter De Jong and Scott Miller on How To Interview For Client Strengths. Strengths-based approach practice framework. Introduction. In January the Chief Social Worker for Adults in collaboration with the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SICE) hosted a round table event at SCIE to explore what strengths-based social work with.

St Luke’s Anglicare is described as major pdf of child and family services throughout Pdf Zealand and Australia and Wayne’s work on strengths based approach to working with families, children and communities has been seminal to contemporary social work and community practice in this country and the book reflects a depth of practice wisdom.

The Strengths Perspective: Philosophy, Concepts, and Principles. The Lexicon of Strengths. Principles of the Strengths Perspective. Some Preliminary Thoughts. Conclusion. 2. Shifting Our Habits of Mind: Learning to Practice from a Strengths Perspective. The Deficit/Pathology of Knowledge Base Becomes Synonymous with Social Work.4/5(77).

Phillips, M. and Ebook. Cohen () ‘Strength and Resiliency Themes in Social Work Practice with Groups’, in E. Norman (ed.) Resiliency Enhancement: Putting the Strengths Perspective into Social Work Practice, pp. Cited by: