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Social Work and People With Learning Difficulties

Susan Hunter

Social Work and People With Learning Difficulties

Turning Services Inside Out (Social Work in Practice)

by Susan Hunter

  • 285 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Policy Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social work,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12058056M
    ISBN 101861348797
    ISBN 109781861348791
    OCLC/WorldCa222163346

    Supporting People with Learning Disabilities in Health and Social Care. This reflective and evidence-based book will equip students as well as professionals who work with people with learning disabilities in primary, secondary and specialist healthcare settings, with the knowledge and skills they need to work effectively with people with learning disabilities. Essential reading for anyone studying social work or nursing people with learning of up-to-date case studies, practice examples and points for reflection, this exciting textbook explores theoretical frameworks for working with people with learning difficulties.

      Some guidelines for adults with learning disabilities: Managing (and perhaps mastering) the social-emotional aspects of living with a learning disability. It’s important to start out with the reminder that although a learning disability (LD) is a life-long . Learning disability social workers help people who have difficulty learning because they are considered autistic, have cerebral palsy or suffer from other conditions. People with learning disabilities have a significantly reduced ability to comprehend complex or new information, and they have difficulty learning new skills.

      Peter Simcock and Dr. Rhoda Castle introduce their new book, Social Work and Disability, now out from Polity Books. (1, words) Literature focusing on social work with disabled people, particularly those with physical and sensory impairments, is relatively limited, and so an email from the publisher Polity Press enquiring if such a text would be welcome was met with great . Get this from a library! Social work with people with learning difficulties. [Paul Williams, (Lecturer)] -- Part of the 'Transforming Social Work Practice' series, this title is written specifically for students on the social work honours degree. It provides an overview of progress towards its aims and.


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Social Work and People With Learning Difficulties by Susan Hunter Download PDF EPUB FB2

Buy Social Work with People with Learning Difficulties (Transforming Social Work Practice Series) Third by Paul Williams, Michelle Evans, Evans, Michelle (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(5). From to he was a Lecturer in Social Work at the University of Reading, where he taught working with people with learning difficulties and anti-oppressive practice.

He is now retired. Michelle Evans has 14 years of practice in all areas of sensory need, including Deaf/deafness, visual impairment and Deafblindness/5(4).

Paul Williams has over 40 years' experience of working with people with learning difficulties. He was a founder member of the organisation 'Values into Action' which campaigned for rights, inclusion and community-based services for people with learning difficulties.

He is co-author of books on self-advocacy and anti-oppressive practice. Social Work with People with Learning Difficulties (Transforming Social Work Practice Series) by Paul Williams Paperback £ Social Work and Disability (Social Work in Social Work and People With Learning Difficulties book and Practice) by Mr Peter Simcock Paperback £ Customers who viewed this item also viewed Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 15/5(2).

Social Work in Practice Recent years have seen a revolution in the field of working with people who have learning difficulties—both professional understanding and user expectations about services and the ways they are provided have been completely transformed. This book offers up-to-date case studies, examples from.

Social Work with People with Learning Difficulties. EPUB John Gardner. Transforming Social Work Practice Series: Social work with people with learning difficulties 55 City Road, London: SAGE Publications, Inc.

doi: / Williams, Paul, Michelle Evans, Jonathan Parker and Greta Bradley. Social Work with People with Learning Difficulties. Third Edition ed.

Transforming Social Work Practice Series. Social Work with People with Learning Difficulties This book can be read with a BUKU subscription You get unlimited access to the entire library, with a BUKU subscription.

Social workers are changing the way they work to help people with learning disabilities achieve their aims Elaine James and Rob Mitchell Fri 18 Oct EDT Last modified on.

Social interactions require a child to interpret, or “read,” what other people communicate. Picking up on spoken and unspoken cues is a complex process. A child with learning problems may misread the meaning or moods of others.

Janet Giler, Ph.D. Essential reading for anyone studying social work or nursing people with learning difficulties. "This book will be an invaluable support for social work and social care professionals seeking to develop their role in ways which promote inclusive and valued lives for people who need to rely on services.".

A comprehensive introduction to working with people with learning disabilities, this guide provides the theoretical understanding needed to inform good practice and to help improve the quality of 3/5(1).

The consequences of learning disabilities are rarely confined to school or work. Many areas of life are affected, including the role of the person with learning disabilities in their family, relationships with friends, non-academic functioning such as sports or dancing, self-esteem and self-confidence to handle daily situations.

How social workers can help bring learning disabled people home Supporting people with learning disabilities to return from out-of-area placements requires thorough assessment, person-centred commissioning and time, according to social workers in one service praised by government.

Flickr You'd be surprised how many of your favorite celebrities have struggled with basic learning skills growing up. [The image above illustrates how a dyslexic sees words: blurry and incomprehensible].

And yet despite the ridicule they often suffered in school, in social situations, and sometimes at home, they had the inner strength to persevere. Social Work with People with Learning Difficulties (Transforming Social Work Practice Series) - Kindle edition by Williams, Paul, Evans, Michelle, Evans, Michelle.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Social Work with People with Learning Difficulties (Transforming Social Work /5(4).

Having any learning disability as a child often prompts adults to develop skills that people without learning disabilities lack. For example, they may have learned how to work around difficulties, seek out answers from experts, or come up with new ways to meet goals.

Social Work with People with Learning Difficulties by Michelle Evans,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(5). Big Plans: a guide for meaningfully engaging people with learning disabilities in the development of their plans.

Part of Named Social Worker. The aim of this toolkit is to support social workers in working with people with learning disabilities and/or autism to plan for important moments in their lives, for example transition into adulthood or.

Paul Williams has over 40 years' experience of working with people with learning difficulties. He was a founder member of the organisation 'Values into Action' which campaigned for rights, inclusion and community-based services for people with learning difficulties.

He is co-author of books on self-advocacy and anti-oppressive practice. Healthy Relationships Workbook (for people with learning difficulties) The purpose of this workbook is to assist a person with an intellectual or developmental disability to learn about healthy relationships, to identify and recognize abuse and to know who to contact for help.The Scottish Social Services Council code of conduct allows for human rights, through registering of staff, training and making sure severe case of abuse and misconduct from care staff never happen to people with learning disabilities by gathering formation about offenders to make sure they never work with vulnerable people ever again.Written specifically to support students on the social work degree, this book aims to provide a positive picture of people with learning difficulties, describe the roles a social worker might play in relation to people with learning difficulties, and describe developments resulting from the Government White Paper Valuing People on services for people with learning difficulties.