Lecture 9 (Powerpoint)

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Lecture 9 Knowledge Base of Social Work
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Learning outcomes To understand the range of knowledge used by the social worker To examine how the process of growth and change is used in social work
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What are the essential knowledge for social work practice? Social work services and service users The service delivery context Values and ethics Social work theory The nature of social work practice Source: Higham, P. (2006) Social Work: Introducing Professional Practice , London: Sage. (Chapter 6 – Knowledge for professional practice)
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Competence Required for Social Work Practice (Morales and Sheafor, 2007) (I) Interpersonal Helping a) Self-awareness and the ability to use self in facilitating change b) Knowledge of psychology of giving and receiving help c) Ability to establish professional helping relationships d) Understanding differing ethnic and cultural patterns, as well as the capacity to engage in ethnic-, gender-, and age-sensitive practice
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course SOWK 1002 taught by Professor Chiu during the Spring '10 term at HKU.

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