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K266 Social work and the law.

Open University. School of Health and Social Welfare. National Open Learning DipSW Programme.

K266 Social work and the law.

by Open University. School of Health and Social Welfare. National Open Learning DipSW Programme.

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Published by Open University in [Milton Keynes] .
Written in English


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Eye on Ethics. Essential Law in Social Work Ethics By Frederic G. Reamer, PhD October Ethical challenges in social work come in all shapes and sizes. Some involve clinical issues pertaining to confidentiality exceptions and dual relationships. Others involve management and policy decisions about allocating scarce resources. Social work is a dynamic profession that is undergoing a period of significant change in Scotland. Social workers have the power to make assessments and decisions that radically alter people's lives. This free course, Social work and the law in Scotland, introduces the law as it relates to social work and encourages an understanding of the.

Why Our World Needs Social Work. By Frederic G. Reamer, PhD. In January came the disquieting and painful news that Chicago’s famed Hull House, founded more than years ago by social work pioneer and Nobel Peace Prize winner Jane Addams, closed its doors due to . Social Work, Liberty and Law. Essential reading for those studying or working in human services and social work, this book is designed to alert people to the legal risks arising as a result of.

Social Work, Law and Ethics highlights what the law says and what it offers, what ethical principles are at stake, and what these imply for social work policy and practice. In this way, it uses real-life scenarios to analyse the dynamic interactions of social work, law and ethics. It is essential reading for all social work .   Social work: In the shadow of the law by Simon Rice, Andrew Day & Linda Briskman Publication Date: Integrating human service law, ethics and practice by Rosemary Kennedy, Jenny Richards & Tania Leiman.


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K266 Social work and the law by Open University. School of Health and Social Welfare. National Open Learning DipSW Programme. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Written by an author team educated in both the law and social work, this book acquaints readers with major state and federal laws, regulations, and court opinions that directly affect social work practice. LAW IN SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE, 3rd Edition helps readers understand how to work within the legal system to benefit clients and further client Cited by: Social Work Practice and the Law is a powerful call for social workers to be passionate and skillful advocates for their clients.

Essential reading for social workers and lawyers alike who serve low-income people entangled in systems that so often fail by: 5.

Law and ethics are two vital aspects of social work – all social workers need to practise according to the law and their codes of ethics and conduct. However, the relationship between the law and social work values and ethics is not without its tensions and this book takes a problem-based approach to explore the dilemmas and challenges that can by: 3.

Law and the Social Work Practitioner This book explores the main areas of social work law, including children, mental health and community care. By investigating the meaning of law and some of its underlying value assumptions, it encourages practitioners to reflect on their actions and beliefs, helping them to avoid being a mere 'technician.

Theodore J. Stein is a professor of social welfare at the State University of New York at Albany. He has authored many articles on K266 Social work and the law. book work and the law and on social policy. He is the author of Social Policy and Policymaking by the Branches of Government and the Public-at-Large (Columbia).Cited by: 9.

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Social Work Practice and the Law is a powerful call for social workers to be passionate and skillful advocates for their clients.

Essential reading for social workers and lawyers alike who serve low-income people entangled in systems that so often fail them.". Identifying the Legal Needs and Realizing the Rights of Social Work Clients 1 2. A Conceptual and Historical Framework for Using the Law in Social Work Practice 17 3.

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Social Work Law provides a practical guide to the legal framework and substantive law relating to social work. Providing accessible explanations of law, the book provides equal coverage of the law relating to children, families and vulnerable adults.

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Written with the non-lawyer firmly in mind, Social Work Law is the definitive legal textbook for social work students and practitioners alike.

Alison Brammer is a solicitor and Senior Lecturer in the School of Law, Keele University. Her specialist interests are Social Work Law, Family and Child Law, /5(52). The law is central to social work, regulating practice, ensuring accountability and providing professionals with the power and authority to work effectively.

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With promotion of the rights of children and families a measure of professional competence and legal obligation, the book helps readers satisfy social work standards and use their knowledge of the law to improve their practice. The book is vital reading for all levels of social work student, including those undertaking the post-qualifying award.

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2 Chapter 1 • Defining Policy Practice in Social Work BOX A Definition of Policy Practice Policy practice is defined as using social work skills to propose and change policies in order to achieve the goal of social and economic justice. This section contains free e-books and guides on Law Books, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded.

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Social work is a. This is an essential text for all those undertaking social work training. Updated to reflect recent changes in legislation and practice in working with children and families, domestic violence, human rights and social services, the second edition contains new chapters to provide comprehensive coverage of the key themes of social work law.