Notes! Chapter 1 & 2

Notes! Chapter 1 & 2 - Social Work Notes August 31,...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Social Work Notes August 31, 2010 -Chapter 1 I. Theories -theories are groups of hypothesis 1. Concepts and constructs based on facts and observation which attempt to explain phenomena -Not truth? Theories are supported opinions, supported by research -research is biased and fit to the own researchers idea -ideas are created by experience (background values) -based on strengths & client systems -biopsychosocial -empowerment -must use different theories for specific clients in order to get information -help people by being eclectic *pull theories from different perspectives to help different populations 2. Evidence based practice -show that what we do is effective and clients are bettered -must show evidence how theories work and why you use them ethically -Cognitive behavior therapy -attachment -Psychoanalytic -learning theory 3. Concepts -ideas that we are trying to prove through therapy -models “intervention” -how theories are put into practice -actual activities in therapeutic process Chapter 2
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 3

Notes! Chapter 1 & 2 - Social Work Notes August 31,...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online