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Title Social work practice with African Americans in urban environments / Rhonda Wells-Wilbon, Anna R. McPhatter, Halaevalu F. Ofahengaue Vakalahi, editors.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Springer Publishing Company, [2016]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.8496 S678SA    Check Shelf
Description xxiv, 457 pages ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Urban Social Work With African Americans: Critical Perspectives, Concepts, and Theories / Anna R. McPhatter -- African American Pioneers of Urban Social Work / Iris Carlton-LaNey -- Child Welfare in Urban Environments / Kimberly Y. Johnson and Sandra S. Chipungu -- Engaging Urban African American Adolescents in Treatment / Michael M. Sinclair and Belinda Davis Smith -- Coming to America: Black Immigrants in Urban Communities / Belinda Davis Smith, Isiah Marshall Jr., Dana Burdnell Wilson, and Errol S. Bolden -- That Is So Queer: Building a Foundation for Working With African American Lesbian, Gay, and Transgender Individuals in the Community / Laurens G. Van Sluytman, Denise Torres, and Saanjh Aakash Kishore -- Social Work and Health--Understanding the Contexts for Social Work and Public Health / Paul Archibald and Kim Dobson-Sydnor -- Exploring Urban Faith-Based-Social Work Community Collaboration for Mental Health Promotion in Urban African American Communities / Paul Archibald, Kevin Daniels, and Sandra Austin -- Urban Health: Four Issues of Concerns / Linda Darrell and LaPricia Lewis Boyer -- Inner City Blues: Social Work Practice With Urban Communities Impacted by HIV/AIDS / Denise McLane-Davison and Warren W. Hewitt -- Mental and Emotional Wellness Among African Americans in Urban Environments: What Do We Know? How Can We Improve Outcomes? / Rhonda Wells-Wilbon, Kenya Jones, and Thelma Rich -- The Magic of Aging in the Urban Environment / Margaret E. Pittman, Leeza M. Scheidt, Merissa R. Munford, and Halaevalu F. Ofahengaue Vakalahi -- On Urban Ground: An Integrated Framework for Working With African American Grandparent Caregivers / Gaynell M. Simpson, Belinda Davis Smith, and Dana Burdell Wilson -- Coping With Loss and Grief in Urban Communities / Tanya L. Sharpe and Margaret E. Pittman -- Youth Violence--An Overview: Prevalence and Intervention Strategies to Address Violence Among Urban African American Youth / Rhonda Wells-Wilbon, Von E. Nebbitt, and Margaret Lombe -- Providing Culturally Sensitive Intervention With Urban African American Victims of Intimate Partner Violence / Yvonne V. Greene and Marni N. Seyyid -- Substance Use Prevention in the Urban Environment / Anthony Estreet -- Substance Use Treatment Approaches in the Urban Environment / Anthony Estreet -- Educating Social Workers in a Client-Centered Defense Practice / Lori James-Townes and Marquis Chandler -- Urban Gangs: Epidemiological Criminology as a Theoretical Framework for Social Work Practice / Kevin Daniels, Stacy A. Smith, Paul Archibald, and Timothy Akers -- Research With Urban African American Adolescents and Emerging Adults: Implications for Quasi-Community-Based Participatory Research and Community Action Research / M. Taqi Tirmazi, Von E. Nebbitt, Kim Dobson Sydnor, and Dawn Thurman -- Leadership and Administration of Systems in Urban Settings / Colette Walker Thomas and Jarrell J. McRae -- Urgency and Advocacy for Organizational Change in Urban Public School Settings: A Social Work Perspective on Meeting the Needs of African American Children / Claudia Lawrence-Webb -- Policies That Impact Urban Communities / Tricia Bent-Goodley.
Subject Social work with African Americans.
Urban African Americans -- Services for.
Urban African Americans -- Social conditions.
Added Author Wells-Wilbon, Rhonda, editor.
ISBN 9780826130747 (paperback)
0826130747 (paperback)
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