|Author||: Barbara Thomlison|
|Publisher||: Cengage Learning|
|Total Pages||: 304|
|ISBN 10||: 1285443977|
|ISBN 13||: 9781285443973|
|Language||: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL|
Family Assessment Handbook: An Introductory Practice Guide to Family AssessmentFamily Assessment Handbook: An Introductory Practice Guide to Family Assessment
Providing practical information and theoretical foundations established on evidence-based methodology, Thomlison's text presents a step-by-step approach to family practice that teaches students to be critical thinkers for the study and practice of family work. Focusing on how to conduct a family assessment for case intervention, FAMILY ASSESSMENT HANDBOOK: AN INTRODUCTION AND PRACTICAL GUIDE TO FAMILY ASSESSMENT, Fourth Edition, is based on family systems theory as well as the family and environmental contexts in which family functioning is influenced. Within the family setting, evidence-based interventions are identified for guiding practice decisions. This practical guide illustrates the interplay of family structure and processes, family dynamics, and patterns of interaction to show how those patterns influence family and child development. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.