Bibliographic Details

Forensic social work : psychosocial and legal issues in diverse practice settings / editors, Tina Maschi, Carolyn Bradley, Kelly Ward.

Imprint New York : Springer Pub. Co., c2009.
Description xvii, 398 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Language English
Subject Social workers -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.
Forensic sociology -- United States.
Evidence, Expert -- United States.
Evidence, Expert.
Social legislation.
Social workers -- Legal status, laws, etc.
United States.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
Other authors / contributors Maschi, Tina.
Bradley, Carolyn.
Ward, Kelly, LCSW.
ISBN 9780826118578 (alk. paper)
0826118577 (alk. paper)
9780826118585 (ebook)
0826118585 (ebook)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Part 1. Overview of Collaborative Forensic Practice
  • Chapter 1. Defining Collaborative Forensic Social Work with Diverse Populations
  • Chapter 2. A History of Forensic Social Work in the United States
  • Chapter 3. Visualizing Forensic Social Work and Collaborative Practice: A Social Justice Systems Approach
  • Chapter 4. Part 1 Civil and Criminal Law
  • Chapter 5. From Intervention Roles to Multidisciplinary Practice
  • Part 2. Fields of Practice
  • Section A. Family and Social Services
  • Chapter 6. Family: Youth & Adults
  • Chapter 7. Social Services: Meeting Basic Human Needs of Income, Food and Shelter