`A useful framework for practice to accompany undergraduate learning, and also the post-qualifying consolidation of social work knowledge, theory, and skills' - Dr Patricia Higham
This lively and engaging textbook is an adaptation of the bestselling introductory social work book available in Australia. This edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect wider changes that have characterized social work training and practice in recent years. It offers the reader an essential grounding in the core knowledge, values and skills needed for successful completion of their degree.
Key features of the book include: comprehensive content, a student-friendly approach, a multi-professional perspective, and a practice-oriented approach. It is an invaluable text for social work trainees, and useful reading for post-qualifying students and practitioners.