Books tagged: social work

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Years of Mercy: Stories of Hope & Illumination at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls
Price: Free! Words: 18,360. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
In this collection of essays, Reverend L. Scott Donahue, president of Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, invites readers to bear witness to love’s remarkable power to inspire growth, hope, and change in even the direst circumstances.
School Papers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 83,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Sociology
a collection of literary and social work school papers by Refried Bean
From Darkness To Triumph: Creating Success Against All Odds
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this moving and inspiring memoir, Anastasia Charalabakos recounts the trials and triumphs of her life, a journey that, despite her blindness, has bestowed upon her a more powerful appreciation of the world around her. She also provides deep insight into our ability to achieve a richer understanding of our existence and a more lasting peace in our lives.
Caught in Traffick
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 92,870. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
'Caught in Traffick' is the sequel to 'Known to Social Services', and continues the story of social worker Diane Foster. Set mainly in Thailand; Diane and her partner Ethan are on a working holiday, blissfully unaware of the dangers lurking against the beautiful backdrop of white beaches and glorious monuments. With gripping twists and turns, hair-raising rescue attempts & heart breaking tragedies
How to Do Social Work: Steps towards Effective Social Work Practice
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,740. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Leading social work author, Neil Thompson, offers guidance on how to be an effective social worker. Based on his extensive experience as a practitioner, manager, educator, writer and consultant, this helpful guide offers invaluable insights into what it takes to succeed in social work. Social work is a highly demanding profession, but one that also offers the potential for significant rewards.
Don't You Tell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,640. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the course of her profession, social worker, Amber Walker, deals with tragedy on a daily basis. But when her own family is destroyed by a client she tried to help, she is tormented by guilt and loses faith in the goodness of humanity.
Online Counselling Practice
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
This eBook provides information about online counselling for practitioners who are working or aim to work and provide counselling in various settings including private practice.
Hearts Unlocked
Series: The Seasons of Cherryvale. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,880. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Inspirational
Handsome movie star, Brandon McCallister, triggers all of Stephanie Allan’s hot buttons. Will his playful persistence be the key to unlocking her heart to love?
Known to Social Services
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,420. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Written from life experience and ringing with authenticity, Known to Social Services follows Diane Foster, a dedicated social worker, into the grim, grey world of the Deacon Hill estate in Millbrook and the tormented lives of its inhabitants.
The Protection of Children (Second Edition): State Intervention and Family Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
Robert Dingwall, John Eekelaar and Topsy Murray's classic study of law & social work in action is based on the most extensive investigation of child abuse/neglect in Britain. It follows cases from the first detection of mistreatment to the resolution (or otherwise) of the problem. Famed for coining the oft-used (and misplaced) phrase "the rule of optimism," the book is updated in the 2014 edition.