Bringing together two practice themes--culturally competent practice and practice process stages--Lum's book helps social work students, faculty, and practitioners implement culturally competent principles to the beginning, middle, and ending stages of their work with culturally diverse clients. Additional material, provided by guest contributors, applies these principles to ethnic diverse groups, gender and sexual orientation diverse groups, transitional diverse groups, and age-related diverse groups and include accompanying case studies and exercises.
1. Cultural Competence and Process Stages. 2. Social Work Practice with First Nations Peoples. 3. Social Work Practice with African Americans. 4. Social Work Practice with Latino Americans. 5. Social Work Practice with Asian Americans. 6. Social Work Practice with the Multiracial and Multiethnic. 7. Social Work Practice with Women of Color. 8. Social Work Practice with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People. 9. Social Work Practice with Immigrants and Refugees. 10. Social Work Practice with Persons with Disabilities. 11. Social Work Practice with Older Adults of Color. 12. Epilogue.
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 408
Published: 15th July 2004
Publisher: Cengage Learning, Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 18.5 x 2.5
Weight (kg): 0.68
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: New edition