Clinical Assessment for Social Workers: Quantitative and Qualitative Methods by Catheleen JordanClinical Assessment for Social Workers: Quantitative and Qualitative Methods by Catheleen Jordan

Clinical Assessment for Social Workers: Quantitative and Qualitative Methods

EditorCatheleen Jordan, Cynthia Franklin

Paperback | November 20, 2015

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Clinical Assessment for Social Workers provides a wide range of standardized assessment tools to give readers greater flexibility in their own practice and research. Incorporating both quantitative and qualitative methods, the authors encourage readers to approach assessment as both an art anda science. They advocate for discovering the balance between scientific, evidence-based approaches and the development of personal practice wisdom. The inclusion of specific measures, scales, surveys, and tests and the example applications of each makes this text indispensable across the practicecurriculum. The book introduces readers to the foundations of assessment and illustrates the use of various assessment methods with children, adolescents, families, multicultural clients, and multistressed clients. The new edition explores the difference between diagnosis and assessment, with a critique of thestrengths and weaknesses of the DSM-5. The authors have also included a number of measures available in the public domain for the use of students and clinicians.
Catheleen Jordan (PhD, University of California at Berkeley; MSSW, University of Texas at Arlington) holds the Cheryl Milkes Moore Professorship in Mental Health at The University of Texas at Arlington, School of Social Work, where she has taught since 1985. She received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Association of S...
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Title:Clinical Assessment for Social Workers: Quantitative and Qualitative MethodsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:8.9 × 5.98 × 0.79 inPublished:November 20, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0190656433

ISBN - 13:9780190656430

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