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Immigrants and Social Work

Thinking Beyond the Borders of the United States (Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Services Monographic Separates) (Journal of ... & Refugee Services Monographic Separates)
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Haworth Social Work
Sociology, Social Science, Politics / Current Events, United States, Transnationalism, Social work with immigrants, Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare, Politics - Current Events, Emigration & Immigration, Return migr
ContributionsDiane, Ph.D. Drachman (Editor), Ana Paulino (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8152817M
ISBN 100789019981
ISBN 139780789019981

Best Practices for Social Work with Refugees and Immigrants is the first book to offer a comprehensive guide to social work with foreign-born clients that evaluates many different strategies in light of their methodological strengths and weaknesses.

Social workers have the power to act in ways that combat unjust policies and help shape public values toward the promotion of justice for immigrants and refugees. Social movement strategies can guide our work in building coalitions across identities and.

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"This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines." --Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health "I applaud social work students, professors, and social workers who seek to serve and empower the immigrant community.

This text is a great tool toward raising awareness of the many issues immigrants 5/5(1). The United States has always been a land of immigrants and a destination for refugees.

With the increase in immigration in the late s—when the number of refugees entering the United States nearly doubled as well—the number of clients needing social work services rose dramatically. Social Work Practice with Immigrants and Immigrants and Social Work book takes an.

Get this from a library. Social work with immigrants and refugees: legal issues, clinical skills, and advocacy. [Fernando Chang-Muy; Elaine Piller Congress;] -- "The leading textbook on social work with immigrants and refugees, this is the only book to address the intersection of legal, policy, and advocacy issues, in addition to the clinical skills needed.

the challenges facing impoverished Dominican immigrants to the United States—and a look at the relationship between the two countries’ policies regarding migration. Immigrants and Social Work: Thinking Beyond the Borders of the United States is important reading for social work professionals who serve immigrant : Hardcover.

Social Work with Immigrants and Refugees, Second Edition: Legal Issues, Clinical Skills, and Advocacy - Kindle edition by Chang-Muy JD, Fernando, Chang-Muy, Fernando, JD, Congress, Elaine P., DSW. 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 5/5(1). The second edition of Best Practices for Social Work with Refugees and Immigrants offers an update to this comprehensive guide to social work with foreign-born clients and an evaluation of various helping strategies and their methodological strengths and weaknesses.

Part 1 sets forth the context for evidence-based service approaches for such. Social Justice as capability 3. Museums, immigrants and representation 4. Language learning in museums 5. Work experiences at the museum 6.

Employment and museums: the occupation of the National Museum on the History of Immigration 7. Conclusions - the future of museums. Praise for the First Edition: "This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines." óJournal of Immigrant and Minority Health "This book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social, economic, and.

Social workers who specialize in working with refugees, immigrants and their families can alleviate some of these challenges by providing counseling and connecting immigrants to valuable resources. For example, one of the common issues social workers may help with is resolving the client’s immigration status.

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Immigrants and Social Work book. Thinking Beyond the Borders of the United States. By Diane Drachman, Ana Paulino. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 11 October Pub. location New York. Imprint : Diane Drachman, Ana Paulino. According to McCarty, the book also can be used in introductory social work courses to illustrate the values and ethics of the social work profession.

Both immigration topics and social work principles are demonstrated through anecdotal stories related to the people who have benefitted from the aid of McCarty and Casa Juan Diego. ""This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines."" "--Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health" ""I applaud social work students, professors, and social workers who seek to serve and empower the immigrant community.5/5(4).

"This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines." -Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health "This book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social,economic, and political period that.

The leading textbook on social work with immigrants and refugees, this is the only book to address the intersection of legal, policy, and advocacy issues, in addition to the clinical skills needed to help these populations. "The book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social, economic and political period that restricts immigrants' rights and service access."Pages: Social work practice with immigrants and refugees: the book contains chapters on immigrants and refugees from Asia, Latin America, Europe, and Africa.

Pallassana R. Balgopal and contributors explore ideas, concepts, and skills that will help human service workers, social workers, helping professionals, and policymakers deepen their. Best Practices for Social Work with Refugees and Immigrants is the first book to offer a comprehensive guide to social work with foreign-born clients that evaluates many different strategies in light of their methodological strengths and weaknesses.

Part I sets forth the context for empirically based service approaches to such clients by. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Foundations of Social Work Knowledge: Social Work Practice with Immigrants and Refugees by Pallassana R.

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Balgopal (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. This practice-oriented book emphasizes the relevance of Western approaches while reorienting Western concepts to be more culturally sensitive from a domestic and international perspective.

Reorienting practice with an integrative theoretical approach to practice with immigrants and Refugees. Postcolonial feminist social work perspective.

Praise for the first edition: “This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines.” -Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health “This book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social,economic, and political period that restricts.

Although migration is an international phenomenon, the focus of this book is immigration in the United States, specifically laws, policies, and practice issues relevant to professional work with immigrants in the United States. Social workers, regardless of their setting, increasingly work with immigrants and their families.

60 Resources for Supporting Immigrant and Refugee Communities. Immigration and refugee resettlement are ubiquitous subjects, but too often, people think of them in the abstract. Headlines and sound bites about policy can dehumanize the people involved.

[Episode 48] In today's podcast, I speak with Dr. Elaine Congress, and Fernando Chang-Muy, JD about their text from Springer publications, Social Work with Immigrants and Refugees: Legal Issues, Clinical Skills and Advocacy (note: a second edition was published in ).We talk about why they thought it was important to have legal and social work perspectives in a book.

Buy Social Work Practice with Immigrants and Refugees 00 edition () by Pallassana R. Balgopal for up to 90% off at Michele Kelly, Ph.D., LCSW, is an assistant professor at the University of Mississippi, Department of Social Work, where she teaches policy and macro social work.

She spent several years working with refugees in a Catholic Charities refugee resettlement program. An economist and journalist by training, Dr. Kaushal is an expert on comparative immigration policy and the author of an acclaimed book on this topic, Blaming Immigrants.

She is professor of Social Policy and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. She is. Best Practices for Social Work with Refugees and Immigrants is the first book to offer a comprehensive guide to social work with foreign-born clients that evaluates many different strategies in light of their methodological strengths and weaknesses.

Immigrants tend to cluster in certain geographic areas and occupations. Since they usually depend on the assistance of kin and others in their primary networks, ethnic neighborhoods and enterprises are often essential stepping stones for their social and economic adaptation.

Even when government policy tries to disperse new arrivals around the. The book not only offers a look into the lives of immigrants that McCarty has served but also insight into the social work practices she applies in the field.

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