Social Work Case Histories: Foundation Year

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Baltimore, MD: Laureate International Publishing


Gain insight into the daily experiences of social workers with Social Work Case Studies: Foundation Year. This collection of case studies highlights work with individuals, families, groups, and organizations and aligns with topics and modules commonly covered during the foundation year of a Master of Social Work program.

Each case study offers a detailed description of the client’s background and presenting problem, as well as the approaches used by the social worker to address the identified concern. Case-specific reflection questions highlight the social worker’s personal experiences, professional responses, and occasional struggles in the field. Social Work Case Studies: Foundation Year is an exceptional resource for integrating and connecting theoretical concepts to social work practice