By Roselle Kurland,Robert Salmon

This e-book offers the big variety and variety of potent crew paintings perform in today’s bothered society. Representing the simplest in present perform, chapters talk about smooth staff paintings and include wealthy examples of perform and conception. workforce paintings perform in a Society examines the social realities during which team paintings is now practiced and addresses present-day social concerns and problems.

Contributing authors to team paintings perform in a afflicted Society talk about strategies in perform, courses, and conception, and a large choice of labor with consumers in lots of assorted settings. there's a breadth and power and variety in modern workforce paintings perform, and the authors--practitioners and educators from the USA, Canada, and Hong Kong--represent the energy of present perform and idea. one of several themes they speak about are:

  • contextual team paintings practice
  • latent content material in paintings with groups
  • workforce paintings in administration
  • cultural sensitivity and variety in small-group practice
  •  group paintings in different cultures and with immigrant populations
  • feminist workforce paintings and particular concerns in paintings with women’s groups
  • team paintings with sexually abused childrens, with incest survivors, and with sexual offenders
  • team paintings in group centers
  •  group paintings with mentally sick chemical abusers
  • crew paintings use in an leading edge 12-step modality

    Group paintings perform in a stricken Society offers a wealth of knowledge and concepts for social employees and scholars of social paintings who're or concerned with staff paintings and who desire to study extra approximately present perform and advancements within the field.

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