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On these pages you will find information on the Routledge list which covers Child and Family Social WorkEnd of Life and Long Term CareMedical Social WorkMental Health/Clinical Social WorkSocial Work PolicySocial Work in Primary HealthcareYouth Work and more in the subject of Social Work.

There is also information on books for students and series, as well as access to our online catalog and contact information.

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Textbooks

  1. Essential Business Skills for Social Work Managers

    Tools for Optimizing Programs and Organizations
    By Andrew J. Germak

    Many social workers find themselves in management positions within a few years of graduating from MSW programs. Most of these jobs are in nonprofit human service organizations in which, increasingly, business acumen is necessary to maintain grants and donations, start new programs, market services to clients, supervise the finance function, and understand the external environment... Read more... 

  2. Relational Theory for Clinical Practice, 2nd Edition

    Relational Theory for Clinical Practice offers students and practitioners a conceptual framework for thinking relationally about social work with clients within a biological, psychological, and socio-cultural framework.

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New Titles

  1. New! Social Rights and Human Welfare

    An essential introduction to rights-based approaches in social policy, this text critically explores how social rights underpin human wellbeing. Social Rights and Human Welfare discusses social rights as rights of citizenship in developed welfare states and as an essential component within the international human rights and human development agenda. It provides a valuable introduction for students and researchers in social policy and related applied social science, public policy, sociology, socio-legal studies and social development fields. Read more...

  2. Grief and Trauma in Children

    NEW   Grief and Trauma in Children provides easy-to-implement, ready-to-use therapy materials to help busy practitioners use grief and trauma interventions in real-world settings. 

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Professional

  1. Relational Psychotherapy

    NEW  The new edition of Relational Psychotherapy offers a theory that’s immediately applicable to everyday practice, from opening sessions through intensive engagement to termination.

  2. Dissociation in Traumatized Children and Adolescents

    NEW  Dissociation in Traumatized Children and Adolescents presents a series of unique and compelling case studies written by some of the foremost international experts in the study of dissociation in young people.

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Research & Reference

  1. New - Supervision in Social Work: Contemporary Issues

    Supervision is currently a hot topic in social work. The editors of this volume, both social work educators and researchers, believe that good supervision is fundamental to the development and maintenance of effective practice in social work. This book offers a collection of chapters which contribute new insights to the field. It was originally published as a special issue of Australian Social Work.

  2. The Routledge Major Works Programme: We Ask the Editor

    Dominic Shryane is Senior Editor, Routledge Major Works. Dominic kindly answered some questions about the Routledge Major Works program and about his role.

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General Interest

  1. Take our fun Library Quiz

    Test your knowledge of fictional libraries with our fun quiz.

  2. Author of the Month November 2014: Lisa Ferentz

    Lisa Ferentz, author of the recently published Letting Go of Self-Destructive Behaviors and Treating Self-Destructive Behaviors in Trauma Survivors, is the Routledge Mental Health Author of the Month for Novemberer 2014. Ferentz is the president and founder of The Institute for Advanced Psychotherapy Training and Education, which provides continuing education to mental health professionals.

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News

  1. New Catalog: Social Work and Social Welfare 2015

    This online catalog features new books in Social Work and Social Welfare from Routledge.

    Browse and buy books online. Find out how to get your 20% discount!

  2. Free Access in Honor of World Social Work Day 2015

    In honor of World Social Work Day 2015 Routledge journals have made over 60 articles on the theme of Promoting the Dignity and Worth of Peoples free to read online...

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New textbooks in established subject areas for students at all stages of their degree

Course Guides

The courses below offer a listing of the most current textbooks from Routledge Social Work. You can also continue browsing our complete catalog of textbook options. If you'd like to consult with one of our representatives, browse our contact listings.

Companion Websites

Many of our key textbooks and course books have companion websites that provide additional resources to educators and students such as; information, downloads, tools and supplemental materials for the books they accompany.
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Conferences, exhibits and events we will be attending in the near future

May 2015

May 6 ~ Nordic Network of Disability Research (NNDR)

July 2015

Jul 1 ~ Australia Association of Social Workers Conference (AASW)

September 2015

Sep 6 ~ International Federation on Social Workers European Conference (IFSW)

October 2015

Oct 15 ~ Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

November 2015

Nov 11 ~ ASID Conference

Routledge publish a diverse, international list of social work and related journals. We are proud to publish in association with prestigious societies and organisations, and of our record in launching innovative new journals in emerging areas, adding to our extensive list of well-established titles.

Visit the Social Work Hub on our Health & Social Care Arena for all the latest news from our journals.

July Focus: Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is a serious global health challenge. Obese children and adolescents are likely to stay obese into adulthood and develop obesity-related diseases that are largely preventable. What can be done? Our July Theme is CHILDHOOD OBESITY. We address three key areas in a free access article collection with 50 peer-reviewed articles on these topics that you can cite, download, and share:

I. Childhood Obesity

II. Parenting Influence

III. Intervention & Prevention

Please visit:

http://www.healthandsocialarena.com/childhood-obesity/


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