Engagement of Nontraditional Settings

Melvin Delgado

in Social Work Practice in Nontraditional Urban Settings

Published in print March 1999 | ISBN: 9780195112481
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199865826 | DOI:
 Engagement of Nontraditional Settings

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This chapter discusses the engagement and relationship building phase of the framework developed in Chapter 7. Case studies are used to illustrate key practice principles and considerations for work in nontraditional settings. Each stage in the process consists of description of goals, a brief overview, challenges and rewards, and key practice concepts.

Keywords: social work practice; social service; case studies; challenges and rewards

Chapter.  7194 words. 

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