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Macmillan Higher Education

A-Z of Groups and Groupwork

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Palgrave

Pages: 256
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Professional Keywords

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Paperback - 9780230308572

12 December 2013

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Ebook - 9781137315274

28 November 2013

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Launching Palgrave's new interdisciplinary Professional Keywords series, this reader-friendly reference guide distils the vast field of groupwork study and practice into digestible, yet authoritative, chunks. With over 60...

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Launching Palgrave's new interdisciplinary Professional Keywords series, this reader-friendly reference guide distils the vast field of groupwork study and practice into digestible, yet authoritative, chunks. With over 60 alphabetized entries, it is the perfect introduction to groupwork for health and social care practice.

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Written for a multidisciplinary appeal

A core introductory guide for students across the health and social care field

Includes an internationally?popular practice method

Accountability
Activities
Beginnings, Middles and Endings
Cohesion
Collective
Community groups
Confidentiality
Conflict
Contexts
Counselling groups

Co-working
Democracy
Development
Differences and similarities
Difficulties in groups
Encounter groups
Evaluation
Evidence-base
Flash groups
Gender
Ground-rules
Group as a whole
Group dynamics

Group supervision
Group-think
Health groups
History of group-work
Human development and groups
Individuals
Involuntary groups
Joining and leaving
Leadership
Learning groups
Manualised groups
Membership
Methods and Models

Open and closed groups
Organisations as groups
Outcomes
Planning and Preparation
Populations
Power

Problem-solving
Process
Purpose
Race
Recording and documentation
Recreation groups
Reflection and group-work
Research using groups
Researching groups
Residential groups
Resources
Roles
Selection
Self-help groups
Sessions
Silence
Size
Skills
Social action
Structure
Subgroups
Supervision of group-work
Support groups
Taboos
Tasks
Teamwork
Theories
Therapy groups
Time
Values
Venue
Virtual groups
Work groups

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Mark Doel is Emeritus Professor of Social Work at Sheffield Hallam University, UK. He is the author of many books, including Using Groupwork (2005) and The Essential Groupworker (1999) with Catherine Sawdon.

Timothy B. Kelly is Professor of Social Work at the University of Dundee, Scotland. He co-edits the journal Groupwork and has been Secretary and Vice-President of the Association for the Advancement of Social Work with Groups.

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Mark Doel is Emeritus Professor of Social Work at Sheffield Hallam University, UK. He is the author of many books, including Using Groupwork (2005) and The Essential Groupworker (1999) with Catherine Sawdon.

Timothy B. Kelly is Professor of Social Work at the University of Dundee, Scotland. He co-edits the journal Groupwork and has been Secretary and Vice-President of the Association for the Advancement of Social Work with Groups.

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