Research Techniques for Clinical Social Workers, 2nd Edition

  • M. Elizabeth Vonk
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  • ISBN-10: 0231508549
  • ISBN-13: 9780231508544
  • DDC: 361.3072
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 264 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released July 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Presents research concepts and skills, organizing them according to assessment and treatment formulation, treatment implementation and monitoring, and evaluation. For students and practitioners of social work.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Research Techniques For Clinical Social Workers.
1: Research Interviewing and Questionnaires.
2: Using Available Instruments.
3: Systematic Observation.
4: Specification and Rating of Problems and Goals.
Selecting, Implementing, and Monitoring Intervention.
5: The Selection of Treatment Interventions.
6: Content Analysis.
7: The Development and Use of Forms for Client Self-Monitoring.
8: Qualitative Methods in Practice Research.
Evaluating Treatment.
9: Single-Case Designs.
10: Variations and Replications of Single-Case Designs.
11: The Use of Sample Surveys in Follow-Up Evaluations.
12: Simple Group Designs for Use in Evaluation.
13: Data Aggregation and Analysis.
14: Research and Clinical Social Work Practice.