Jacqueline Corcoran, Joseph Walsh
Oxford University Press (OUP); 3rd edition
In Clinical Assessment and Diagnosis in Social Work Practice; 3rd edition; (PDF); seasoned practitioner-scholars Joseph Walsh and Jacqueline Corcoran provide an in-depth exploration of 14 major mental disorders that social workers commonly see in practice; including anxiety disorders; bipolar disorder; depression; and schizophrenia. They skillfully integrate several perspectives in order to help practitioners meet the challenges they will face in client assessment and present a risk and resilience framework that helps a lot of social workers understand environmental influences on the emergence of mental disorders and the strengths that the can clients already possess. The expert authors also catalog the latest evidence-based treatments and assessment instruments for each disorder so that social workers can intervene efficiently and effectively; using the best resources available. University students and practitioners alike will appreciate the wealth of case examples; treatment plans; evidence-based assessment instruments; and new social diversity sections that make this an essential guide to the assessment and diagnostic processes in social work practice.
NOTE: This sale only includes the ebook Clinical Assessment and Diagnosis in Social Work Practice; 3e; in PDF. No Access codes come with the product.