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Social groupwork & alcoholism

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social work with alcoholics,
  • Social group work,
  • Alcoholism -- Treatment,
  • Alcoholics -- Family relationships

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSocial groupwork with alcoholism.
    StatementMarjorie Altman & Ruth Crocker, guest editors.
    ContributionsAltman, Marjorie., Crocker, Ruth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5275 .S65 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p. ;
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3483552M
    ISBN 100917724941
    LC Control Number82002998

    Free Social Work Tools and Resources: for Direct Work with Children and Adults by Social Workers This book contains a range of worksheets which are designed to teach social skills to many different types of children, particularly those with social problems. Feeling is Thinking is an eight-week group work program. Thinking group. For the worker working with a group entails ‘thinking group’ (McDermott ). ‘Thinking group’ means focusing on the group as a whole – ‘considering everything that happens in terms of the group context (also the wider context in which it is embedded –social, political, organizational) because this is where meaning is manifest’ (op. cit).

    the development of group work. The early history of group work. We examine the emergence of group work in British work with young people and adults during the nineteenth century. Social group work: formulation of a method, Kenneth E. Reid explores a pivotal time in the development of the theory and practice of working with groups. The Social Implications of Alcoholism For most people, life can be stressful at times, so it is only natural for humans to seek solace from stress. Many individuals rely on alcohol as an outlet for anxiety and depression or to cope with overwhelming emotions.

    alcoholism, disease characterized by impaired control over the consumption of alcoholic beverages. Alcoholism is a serious problem worldwide; in the United States the wide availability of alcoholic beverages makes alcohol the most accessible drug, and alcoholism is the most prevalent of the nation's addictions (see drug addiction and drug abuse). Social work with groups represents a broad domain of direct social work practice (Garvin, Gutierrez & Galinskey, ). Social workers work with a variety of groups in all settings in which social work is practiced. While some have proposed that social work practice with groups reflects any and all groups within which social workers participate, other definitional parameters have been.


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Social Groupwork and Alcoholism discusses the multiple and intergenerational reverberations of the disease of alcoholism at all levels of society and the successful use of groups in treatment and preventive : Paperback.

Social Groupwork and Alcoholism discusses the multiple and intergenerational reverberations of the disease of alcoholism at all levels of society and the successful use of groups in treatment and preventive : Hardcover.

It is also a book that addresses several levels of readers. One is that of the\ sudent in social work (or other related field) who needs an introduction to th\ e basics of addiction. Van Wormer skillfully explores issues such as the biolo\ gy of alcoholism, actual family dynamics, history, special groups, treatment ph\ ilosophies, etc.3/5(1).

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7 Weeks to Safe Social Drinking: How to Effectively Moderate Your Alcohol Intake/5(32). Marjorie Altman is the author of Social Groupwork and Alcoholism ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ). --Health and Social Work "The book provides a conceptual framework for alcoholism control programs, describing both in and outpatient approaches.

Motivation development and program objectives are described both for work with alcoholics and for services to families. The book provides valuable perspectives for program development.". In exploring groupwork for social workers who work with adults and chil - dren across a whole range of needs, this book takes a generic approach.

This introductory chapter will provide you with an overview of the whole book. Must-Read Books About Addiction Katie MacBride Apr 4, I’ve been sober for nine years, and in that time I’ve read a lot of books about addiction.

In fact, I started reading about addiction before I got sober–-perhaps because something in the very back of my mind was telling me that someday these books about addiction would be Author: Katie Macbride. This manual is for everyone who facilitates groups and is interested in understanding how to utilise games in a therapeutic way to meet the needs of a group.

Content: 1. Group starters Name games ‘Getting to know you’ games Warm-up games 2. Group games Team. There are non-drinkers, occasional drinkers, social drinkers, and alcoholics. But what about heavy social drinking, where people pass out every other weekend.

They don’t feel the urge to drink during the week and lead an otherwise functional life but may spend Friday night through Sunday in an alcoholic stupor.

That form of alcohol use is. Welcome to Groupwork Groupwork is the only British-based journal specialising in social applications of groupwork. It is peer reviewed and international in coverage, with articles on all the settings in which groupwork is practised, including health, nursing, occupational therapy, staff development, mental health, counselling, child care and education, youth and community work, social work.

The social work degree requires that students clearly demonstrate competence in working with groups. Many social work students will begin working with families, communities and organisations before they qualify and are regularly assessed on this groupwork practice through assignments and observation.5/5(5).

A Stress Management Program for Recovering Alcoholics Assertiveness in Recovery A Short-Term Group Treatment Model for Problem Drinking Drivers Spouse Participation in the Treatment of Alcoholism: Completion of Treatment and Recidivism Four Plus Four: A Short Term Family Group for Relatives of Alcoholics Women in Groups: A Pro- Group Experience for Women in Recovery from Alcoholism and Other Addictions Group Treatment of Children from Alcoholic Families A Group.

The natural propensity of human beings to congregate makes group therapy a powerful therapeutic tool for treating substance abuse, one that is as helpful as individual therapy, and sometimes more successful. One reason for this efficacy is that groups intrinsically have many rewarding benefits—such as reducing isolation and enabling members to witness the recovery of others—and these.

Social theorists today are particularly interested in relationship between the social learning theory and alcoholism (Patock-Peckham et al., ). Studies have shown that the risk of alcoholism is higher in people that have low self-control or self-regulation (Patock-Peckham et al., ).

Section 1 Understanding the addiction cycle. Chapter 1 Getting ready for change Chapter 2 My top 5 reasons for change Chapter 3 The effects of drugs and alcohol Chapter 4 The ABCs of substance use Chapter 5 Thoughts, feelings and substance use Chapter 6 First things first.

Ideas to get started Chapter 7 Saying no to alcohol and drugs. The Alcohol Experiment: A day, Alcohol-Free Challenge to Interrupt Your Habits and Help You Take Control. Groupwork Practice for Social Workers.

Working with families, carers, groups and communities is something all social work students must prepare for. Written to guide you through these varied and complex groupwork situations, this book explores the knowledge, skills and values required for groupwork practice.

This “social media twitch” happened progressively less throughout the month, and every time I felt it, I picked up a book. There were links to social media embedded in a lot of the digital articles I read, and that was hard.

Now I know how recovering alcoholics feel when they walk past their local bar Author: Simon Doherty. Group Work René Victor Valqui Vidal 1 CHAPTER 4 GROUP WORK It takes time for a group to learn to work and take decisions in a democratic way.

Introduction (2) 2. Groups (2) 3. Case Study: Young Entrepreneurship (8) 4. Five Steps of Group Work Development (14) Size: KB.

Social Work With Children of Alcohol- and Drug-dependent Parents By Catherine L. Herzog, PhD, MSW, and Linda Kaplan, MA Social Work Today Vol. 7 No. 4 P. An organization offers guidelines on how to identify and assist children in families with alcohol and drug dependence who often fade into the background of emotional chaos.Excerpt Social group work as a method in social work, recreation and informal education has achieved increasing importance during the past decade.

This book is an attempt to present an introduction to social group work as it has developed and as it is being practiced in the setting of social agencies.Social work’s history in the field of alcoholism and alcohol abuse ranges from providing food, temporary shelter, and the encouragement to practice “temperance” in the early 20th century, to today’s sophisticated treatment approaches involving medication, consumer-driven supportive treatment, abuse group-specific targeted prevention, and inpatient and outpatient treatment of alcoholism along with co .