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From Fear to Freedom: Masculinity, Control and Change - A Workbook for Men

The aim of this book is to speak directly to men who, through their controlling beliefs and behaviour, are causing worry and harm to their families, partners and children, and not least, to themselves. The title ‘From Fear to Freedom’ suggests that while some men’s behaviour is often frightening and damaging for others, it can also be frightening and confusing for men themselves. Once men begin to examine, comprehend and choose to work at ceasing their abusive and controlling behaviour, this can be a liberating process for them as well as others. From Fear to Freedom is also intended as...

£19.95

Social Policy for Social Welfare Practice in a Devolved Wales 2nd Edition

Devolution in Wales has come of age. It has had profound  impacts on policy directions, on how social welfare practitioners are  trained and carry out their work and on wider issues of national identity  that affect the social relations of welfare. This text critically engages  with the impact of devolution on welfare practice in one of the devolved  nations of the UK.  In this second  edition leading academics in the field outline and review the policy  framework and political philosophy and values underpinning core areas of  welfare practice. They reflect on over a decade of devolution and assess  developments across...

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Crossing The Acts: The Support and Protection of Adults at Risk with Mental Disorder; Across the Scottish Legislative Frameworks

This work explores the risks of adults with a mental disorder and how the relative Scottish legislation, policy and practice frameworks interrelate to provide them with support and protection. The main Acts in Scotland which support and protect adults at risk with mental disorder are: a) the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003 Act (the 2003 Act);  b) the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 (the 2000 Act); and c) the Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007 (the 2007 Act). Seeking, primarily, to explore the practical application of duties and powers across the interface of these Acts,...

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Early Professional Development for Social Workers

The central focus of this book is on the early professional development needs of social workers. It has been compiled by editors with extensive experience of social work practice, education and research. The collection examines the radical changes that have taken place in social work over the last decade within the wider context of welfare policy and practice change within the United Kingdom.  "... the real potential of this book is in bridging the gap between education and qualified practice. Social work educators, students and those employing newly qualified social workers should read this and discuss the transition from student...

£14.95

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