An Introduction to Human Services (9th Edition) – eBook


  • Authors: Marianne R. Woodside, Tricia McClam
  • File Size: 7 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length336 pages
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning; 9th Edition
  • Publication Date: January 1, 2018
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0534347835, 049550341X, 1337671266, 1337567175
  • ISBN-13: 9781337567176, 9780534347833,  9780495503415, 9781337671262
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Interested in a practical outline of the human service profession? If the response’s yes, then An Introduction To Human Services 9th Edition (PDF) is for you. Drawing on their broad experience, the authors define human services, study the historical development of advocacy, and examine service delivery models and processes. They comprehensively explore the existing state of this rapidly evolving profession as well as the crucial skills you need to succeed within it. You’ll gain a concrete grounding in such fundamental concepts as serving the whole person, using an interdisciplinary approach, interacting with helper and client, understanding multicultural influences, preparing generalists, and empowering clients. Thorough case studies give you frontline perspectives — and prepare you to successfully address issues you’re likely to face as a helping professional.