Evidence-Based Practice for Social Workers: An Interdisciplinary Approach by Thomas O'HareEvidence-Based Practice for Social Workers: An Interdisciplinary Approach by Thomas O'Hare

Evidence-Based Practice for Social Workers: An Interdisciplinary Approach

byThomas O'Hare

Paperback | June 15, 2015

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In Evidence-Based Practice for Social Workers, Thomas O'Hare strikes a pragmatic balance between flexibility and adherence to empirical guidelines in performing routine assessments, interventions, and evaluations. The purpose of this book is to address the need for a framework guided by thebest evidence to help practitioners who work with clients with difficult and complex psychosocial issues.This fully updated text is a comprehensive guide to applying effective interventions for children, adolescents, and adults experiencing various mental health disorders and problems in living. O'Hare show readers how to combine human behavior knowledge with an analysis of individual clients' needs toconduct accurate assessments, tailor intervention plans, and successfully implement treatment and evaluation in everyday practice.
Thomas O'Hare (MSW, PhD, Rutgers University) is associate professor of social work at Boston College. He has been a clinical social worker in both the public and private sectors and has worked as a quality assurance and research/evaluation consultant for several mental health agencies. He has been published widely on co-occurring menta...
Title:Evidence-Based Practice for Social Workers: An Interdisciplinary ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:855 pages, 9.02 × 5.91 × 1.69 inPublished:June 15, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019061563X

ISBN - 13:9780190615635


Editorial Reviews

"The in-depth overviews of the research evidence in key problem areas across the field of social work and careful attention to assessment in this text make it a standout resource." --Jennifer Bellamy, University of Denver