Behavioural Social Work

Behavioural Social Work : An Introduction

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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 139.7 x 230 x 19.05mm | 350g
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0534110460
  • 9780534110468

Table of contents

Preface. Acknowledgements. Introduction. Part One: Why behavioral social work? Theories of learning. How to begin a behavioural programme: I. How to begin a behavioural programme: II. Behavioural intervention procedures I: respondent and operant procedures. Behavioural intervention procedures II: cognitive-behavioural, self-management procedures and combinations of procedures. Groupwork and community work. Part Two: Parents and younger children. Older children and teenagers: with special references to delinquency. Mental handicap. Depression and anxiety. Older people. Work and money problems. Afterword. Guidelines for further reading. Bibliography. Author index. Subject Index.
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