Social work and welfare policies

Step-by-step team coordination

Elena Cabiati, Elena Cabiati

In welfare services, the coordinator is the one who guides the team of professionals in care work ...

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Counselling techniques in socio-healthcare contexts

Federica Taddia

The volume illustrates counseling skills / techniques to socio-health professionals, intended as ...

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Community Social Work – Step by Step

Valentina Calcaterra, Chiara Panciroli

This volume, enriched with worksheets, checklists, methodological boxes, case examples, ...

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The Montessori Method and the frail elderly

Federica Taddia, Annalisa Perino, Ruggero Poi

The application of the Montessori method in the contexts of the elderly offers concrete answers for ...

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All ears

Camilla Landi, Daniela Malvestiti

A briefcase full of work materials designed for the social worker who wishes to put the child at ...

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Elderly People in Action

Elena Grandi

100 practical activities that professional educators working in retirement homes can use on a daily ...

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Substance use and abuse

Giulia Calamai

Substance Use Disorder (SUD) is increasing due to the social, environmental and cultural ...

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A Manifesto of the Relational Social Work Method

Fabio Folgheraiter

Relational work, experiential knowledge, reciprocity, co-responsibility and participation. These are ...

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Facing gender-based violence

Maria Luisa Bonura

This book presents a concise yet in-depth look at the phenomenon of male violence against women, in ...

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Community welfare

Francesco Messia, Chiara Venturelli

In the context of the current, urgent debate on alternative, viable forms of welfare, the book ...

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Pain is not forever

Arnaldo Pangrazzi

This book is written for those who wish to use mutual help in supporting people who are going ...

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Working with birth families of out-of-home children

Giammatteo Secchi

The book shows how real prospects of change can be encouraged in birth families when their children ...

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Building a life story for people with dementia

Elena Grandi

The book presents, in a clear, practical way: ...

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Managment for a good life

Alberto Camuri

The global crisis has highlighted the failure of the dominant managerial approach, both in the ...

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The land of child protection

Annalisa Vicari, Lucia Monicchi

Protecting children means respecting their individuality, making them aware of what they are going ...

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Stimulating activities with the elderly

Laura Pedrinelli Carrara

This book, which has been shaped out of real experiences in a care home, is a practical, complete ...

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Advocacy for children and young people

Valentina Calcaterra

In child protection, listening to the child is of fundamental importance. ...

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Social work with alcoholism and drug addiction

Valerio Quercia

What competences do social workers who deal with addicts need to have? How can they take on this ...

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Do not do unto others

Fabio Folgheraiter

The economic crisis, which hit Europe in 2008 has brought to light the topic of social ...

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Project management for EU funded projects

Marcello D'Amico

The manual offers a theoretical and practical framework to enhance the knowledge and understanding ...

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Creating mutual self-help groups

Valentina Calcaterra

Meeting other people, exchanging views and supporting each other are spontaneous experiences of ...

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Words unsaid

Alberto Pellai

Originating from a ten-year project the author carried out together with educators, researchers, ...

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The giants of social work

Bruno Bortoli

«We are like dwarves on the shoulders of giants, so that we can see more than they, and things at a ...

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Our sister crisis

Fabio Folgheraiter

All crises — by definition — denounce the unsustainability of a situation or a system, which, ...

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Talking with the bereaved

Luigi Colusso

The aim of this book is to offer specific information in order to learn about bereavement and its ...

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The Mystery of Social Work

Fabio Folgheraiter

An inquiry into the meaning of social work: this is the aim of the present book published both ...

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Foundations of Relational Social Work Method

Fabio Folgheraiter

Through a powerful conceptual analysis, this book provides the language and the logical tools to ...

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Natural Helpers

Fabio Folgheraiter, Patrizia Cappelletti

An electrician, a construction worker, a homemaker, a factory worker, a handicapped person, an ...

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Get your hands off

Giuseppe Maiolo, Giuliana Franchini, Katia Schneider

“What are you doing, Mr. Max?!” ...

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