The SAGE Handbook of Social Work is the world's first generic major reference work to provide an authoritative guide to the theory, method, and values of social work in one volume. Drawn from an international field of excellence, the contributors each offer a critical analysis of their individual area of expertise. The result is this invaluable resource collection that not only reflects upon the condition of social work today but also looks to future developments.

Risk Assessment and Decision Making

Risk Assessment and Decision Making

Risk assessment and decision making

Assessing and managing risk has become a major aspect of social work practice in recent decades. The risks social workers deal with are extremely varied and very important: Will these parents harm their children? Is the person with mental illness safe in the community? Can this disabled person live safely enough at ...

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