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6 edition of Social work with immigrants and refugees found in the catalog.

Social work with immigrants and refugees

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Social work with immigrants -- United States,
    • Refugees -- Services for -- United States,
    • Immigrants -- Services for -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesJournal of multicultural social work.
      StatementAngela Shen Ryan, editor.
      ContributionsRyan, Angela Shen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV4010 .S63 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 123 p. ;
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1728407M
      ISBN 101560243546, 1560243554
      LC Control Number92032667

      Social Work Practice with Latino American Immigrants, by John F. Longres and Davis G. Patterson Social Work Practice with African-Descent Immigrants, by E. Aracelis Francis Social Work Practice with European Immigrants, by Howard Jacob Karger and Joanne Levine Refugees in the s: A U.S. Perspective, by Nazneen S. Mayadas and Uma A. SegalPrice: $ Social work practice with refugees and immigrants requires specialized knowledge of these populations, and specialized adaptations and applications of mainstream services and interventions. Because they are often confronted with cultural, linguistic, political, and socioeconomic barriers, these groups are especially vulnerable to psychological problems.

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Social work practice with immigrants and refugees: an overview / Pallassana R. Balgopal --Social work practice with Asian immigrants / Jayashree Nimmagadda and Pallassana R. Balgopal --Social work practice with Latino American immigrants . Summary: "The leading textbook on social work with immigrants and refugees, this is the only book to address the intersection of legal, policy, and advocacy issues, in addition to the clinical skills needed to help these populations.

      The United States has always been a land of immigrants and a destination for refugees. With the increase in immigration in the late s -- when the number of refugees entering the United States nearly doubled as well -- the number of clients needing social work services rose dramatically.   The second edition of Best Practices for Social Work with Refugees and Immigrants offers an update to this comprehensive guide to social work with foreign-born clients and an evaluation of various helping strategies and their methodological strengths and weaknesses.


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The leading textbook on social work with immigrants and refugees, this is the only book to address the intersection of legal, policy, and advocacy issues, in addition to the clinical skills needed to help these populations.5/5(1).

He teaches Immigration Law, Refugee Law, and Law and Social Work in U Penn's Law School and also in the Graduate School of Social Policy and Practice Work. He was the founding director of the Liberty Center for Survivors of Torture, a federally funded project to raise awareness about survivors of torture and to provide survivors with health and legal case management.5/5(4).

This comprehensive book is an important source of current information regarding delivery of services to these new populations. Social Work With Immigrants and Refugees promotes needed understanding of the realities of these groups’experiences--the pain and confusion, the struggles to adjust, and the rewards of life in a new by: The leading textbook on social work with immigrants and refugees, this is the only book to address the Social work with immigrants and refugees book of legal, policy, and advocacy issues,in addition to the clinical skills needed to help these populations.5/5(1).

Social Work Practice with Immigrants and Refugees takes an ecological systems perspective on working with these two distinct groups, paying special attention to the relationship between individuals and their social environment. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.5/5(2).

Nearly unchecked numbers of refugees and immigrants entering North America have placed a burgeoning need on social services programs. This comprehensive book is an important source of current information regarding delivery of services to these new populations.

Social Work With Immigrants and Refugees promotes needed understanding of the realities of these. Praise for the First Edition: "This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines." óJournal of Immigrant and Minority Health "This book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social, economic, and political period that restricts.

The book fills a gap in the social work literature by providing scholars, practitioners and students with a critical knowledge base that will strengthen their ability to engage with issues of immigration and integration and to open up options for effective practice with growing numbers of immigrant and refugee.

Immigrant and Refugee Families: Global Perspectives on Displacement and Resettlement Experiences offers an interdisciplinary perspective on immigrant and refugee families' challenges and resilience across multiple domains, including economic, political, health, and human rights.

This new edition has been revised and updated from the original edition/5(11). "The book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social 5/5(1). The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) recognizes that immigrants and refugees face unique challenges due to immigration policies.

These policies are important for social workers to consider, as the legal and social statuses of migrants impact social service provision and community well-being in the United States. She is the author/editor of a number of books, including the first edition of Social Work With Immigrants and Refugees, and three editions of Multicultural Perspectives in Working With Families, published by Springer Publishing Company; Social Work Values and Ethics; and two editions of Teaching Social Work Values and Ethics: A Curriculum : The leading textbook on social work with immigrants and refugees, this is the only book to address the intersection of legal, policy, and advocacy issues, in addition to the clinical skills needed to help these populations.

Best Practices for Social Work with Refugees and Immigrants is the first book to offer a comprehensive guide to social work with foreign-born clients that evaluates many different strategies in light of their methodological strengths and weaknesses.3/5.

Best Practices for Social Work with Refugees and Immigrants is the first book to offer a comprehensive guide to social work with foreign-born clients that evaluates many different strategies in light of their methodological strengths and weaknesses.

The application of family systems theory to mental health services for Southeast Asian refugees / Patricia Kelley --The Indochinese refugees: A perspective from various stress theories / Diane Bernier --Refugee and immigrant social service delivery: Critical management issues / Cora Le-Doux, King S.

Stephens --Integration and xenophobia: An. Social Work Practice with Immigrants and Refugees takes an ecological systems perspective on working with these two distinct groups, paying special attention to the relationship between individuals.

"The book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social, economic and political period that restricts immigrants' rights and service access."Pages: This book, Social Work Practice with Immigrants and Refugees, examines and develops roles that social workers may play in assisting this population.

The reader is presented with an excellent introduction that contributes to an understanding of immigrants, refugees, and illegal aliens within the context of yesterday and today's world.

Congress has written many publications on cultural diversity and ethics in social work. She is the author/editor of a number of books, including the fi rst edition of Social Work With Immigrants and Refugees, and three editions of Multicultural Perspectives in Working With Families,File Size: 5MB.

The United States has always been a land of immigrants and a destination for refugees. With the increase in immigration in the late s—when the number of refugees entering the United States nearly doubled as well—the number of clients needing social work services rose dramatically.Praise for the first edition: “This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines.” -Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health “This book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social,economic, and political period that restricts.The purpose of this book is to help social workers better understand the challenging and ever-changing policy and practice issues affecting work with immigrants.

From the beginning of the profession’s existence, social workers have worked with immigrants.