Working with Human Service Organisations by Fiona GardnerWorking with Human Service Organisations by Fiona Gardner

Working with Human Service Organisations

byFiona Gardner

Paperback | September 3, 2016

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Working with Human Service Organisations 2nd edition aims to equip potential and current workers within human service organisations with the range of tools they need to think critically and work effectively within their employing agency. It discusses how to be active and dynamic inorganisational relationships, how to use critical and reflective thinking and how to be prepared when faced with tough situations in organisational life. It contains a lot of case studies and examples that raise issues about practice and promote critical reflection.
Fiona Gardner, Associate Professor, Discipline Lead of Social Work in the Department of Social Work and Social Policy at La Trobe Rural Health School, La Trobe University.
Title:Working with Human Service OrganisationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:376 pages, 9.65 × 6.69 × 0 inPublished:September 3, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0190303239

ISBN - 13:9780190303235

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Table of Contents

1. Understanding the Context: Current Issues, Strengths and Possibilities2. Thinking About Organisations: Some Useful Theory3. Parallel Processes: Using Practice Approaches to Explore Organisational Issues4. Organisational Culture: What is it like to work in this organisation?5. Structures for Supervision and Management6. Managing the Inevitable Conflicts and Changes of Organisational Life7. Leading and Managing: Working Actively for Change in Organisations8. Collaborative and Integrated Practice9. More than Survival: Ethical and Sustainable Practice in Organisations