Offers a critical understanding of issues involved with working with men for students and practitioners in social work, community work and related fields.
Table of Contents Working With Men in the Human Services ..Part I Gender issues facing workers in the human services..1 Feminism, masculinity politics and the human services..Bob Pease and Peter Camilleri..2 Theoretical issues and political dilemmas in working with men ..Bob Pease..3 Doing 'women's work'?: Men, masculinity and caring..Peter Camilleri and Peter Jones..Part II Gender-based practice approaches for men seeking change..4 Making Connections: Working with males in families..Kerrie James..5 Neither colluding nor colliding: Practical ideas for engaging men..Mark Furlong..6 Working with men's defences against vulnerability..Mal McCouat..7 Working with males who have experienced childhood sexual abuse..Patrick O'Leary..8 Men and mental health: Counselling men with a psychiatric disability..Peter Humphries..Part III Gender-based approaches to working with m
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 21st December 2012
Edition Number: 1