• Empowerment Series: Introduction to Social Work & Social Welfare: Critical Thinking Perspectives

    Designed to give you a solid introduction to the profession of social work, INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE, 5th Edition helps you understand the issues that social workers address every day. Using a clear and engaging writing style, author Karen K. Kirst-Ashman presents a balanced overview within a unifying theme of critical thinkin...

    • ASIN: 1305388399
    • Brand: Brooks / Cole

  • Blitzscaling: The Lightning-Fast Path to Building Massively Valuable Companies

    Foreword by Bill GatesLinkedIn cofounder, legendary investor, and host of the award-winning Masters of Scale podcast reveals the secret to starting and scaling massively valuable companies.What entrepreneur or founder doesn’t aspire to build the next Amazon, Facebook, or Airbnb?  Yet those who actually manage to do so are exceedingly rare.  So ...

    • ASIN: B0791239V7

  • Everything You Need to Ace Math in One Big Fat Notebook: The Complete Middle School Study Guide (Big Fat Notebooks)

    It’s the revolutionary math study guide just for middle school students from the brains behind Brain Quest.     Everything You Need to Ace Math . . . covers everything to get a student over any math hump: fractions, decimals, and how to multiply and divide them; ratios, proportions, and percentages; geometry; statistics and probability; expre...

    • ASIN: 0761160965
    • Brand: Workman Publishing Company

  • Social Work: An Empowering Profession (9th Edition) (The Merrill Social Work and Human Services Series)

    Apply an empowerment perspective to the social work profession Using a discipline-based, empowerment-oriented approach, Social Work: An Empowering Profession introduces students to the social work profession with a holistic, integrated view of the field so that they gain a solid understanding of the “who, what, and why” of social work. Aligne...

    • ASIN: 0134695798

  • Thinking in Systems: A Primer

    In the years following her role as the lead author of the international bestseller, Limits to Growth—the first book to show the consequences of unchecked growth on a finite planet— Donella Meadows remained a pioneer of environmental and social analysis until her untimely death in 2001.Thinking in Systems, is a concise and crucial book offering ...

    • ASIN: B005VSRFEA

  • Principles: Life and Work

    #1 New York Times Bestseller “Significant...The book is both instructive and surprisingly moving.” —The New York Times Ray Dalio, one of the world’s most successful investors and entrepreneurs, shares the unconventional principles that he’s developed, refined, and used over the past forty years to create unique results in both life and b...

    • ASIN: 1501124021
    • Brand: Simon & Schuster

  • 4 Essential Keys to Effective Communication in Love, Life, Work--Anywhere!: Including the "12-Day Communication Challenge!"

    + Award-Winning Finalist in the Self-Help: Relationships category of the 2018 Best Book Awards sponsored by American Book Fest and in the Parenting and Family category of the 2019 International Book Awards+ Author Academy Awards 2018 Top 10 Finalist: Advice categoryWhat if a few simple skills could radically improve your life, marriage, and ALL you...

    • ASIN: 1546581731

  • Buddha's Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom

    If you change your brain, you can change your life.Great teachers like the Buddha, Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, and Gandhi were all born with brains built essentially like anyone else’s—and then they changed their brains in ways that changed the world. Science is now revealing how the flow of thoughts actually sculpts the brain, and more and more, w...

    • ASIN: B003TU29WU

  • Gifted and Talented Test Preparation: Gifted test prep book for the OLSAT, NNAT2, and COGAT; Workbook for children in preschool and kindergarten (Gifted Games)

    Help your child do his/her best on gifted and talented tests!  Don’t risk your son or daughter being unprepared and underperforming on test day.Your child must be familiar with test material AND be able to focus for longer than the typical 4-5 minute attention span of most young kids. This book offers a chance to do both.This resource focuses o...

    • ASIN: 0997943904
    • Brand: Gateway Gifted Resources

  • The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact

    The New York Times bestselling authors of Switch and Made to Stick explore why certain brief experiences can jolt us and elevate us and change us—and how we can learn to create such extraordinary moments in our life and work.While human lives are endlessly variable, our most memorable positive moments are dominated by four elements: elevation, in...

    • ASIN: B06ZY5STD6

  • Cultural Humility: Engaging Diverse Identities in Therapy

    This book describes how therapists can combine multicultural theory with their own lived experience to meaningfully engage clients in issues of culture.  Many mental health practitioners (MHPs) today recognize and affirm the importance of cultural background—race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, et al—in their clients’ lives.  But many MHPs s...

    • ASIN: 1433827778

  • The Sociology of Health, Illness, and Health Care: A Critical Approach

    Extremely reader friendly and completely up to date, THE SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH, ILLNESS, AND HEALTH CARE: A CRITICAL APPROACH, 6e delivers a comprehensive, cutting-edge overview and challenges readers to question previously held beliefs about health and illness. Dr. Weitz's thorough discussions of health and medicine emphasize the effects of power an...

    • ASIN: 1111828792

  • Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto Book 3)


    • ASIN: B0083DJWGO

  • The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The authors of No-Drama Discipline and The Yes Brain explain the new science of how a child’s brain is wired and how it matures in this pioneering, practical book. “Simple, smart, and effective solutions to your child’s struggles.”—Harvey Karp, M.D. In this pioneering, practical book, Daniel J. Siegel, neur...

    • ASIN: 0553386697
    • Brand: Bantam

  • Thanks for the Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well

    The bestselling authors of the classic Difficult Conversations teach us how to turn evaluations, advice, criticisms, and coaching into productive listening and learningWe swim in an ocean of feedback. Bosses, colleagues, customers—but also family, friends, and in-laws—they all have “suggestions” for our performance, parenting, or appearance...

    • ASIN: B00DMCV0XE

  • Critical Thinking and the Process of Evidence-Based Practice

    In Critical Thinking and the Process of Evidence-Based Practice, Eileen Gambrill provides a detailed description of the process of evidence-based practice (EBP), designed to help individual practitioners and their clients make informed decisions. This book

    • UPC: 460059201

  • Best Practice in Social Work: Critical Perspectives

    Best Practice in Social Work: Critical

    • UPC: 6456504

  • Critical Practice in Social Work - eBook

    What do social workers need to know in order to practise skilfully and effectively? The second edition of this highly respected text gives you the understanding to bridge the gap between social work theory and

    • UPC: 841093669

  • Social Work : A Critical Approach to Practice

    This updated third edition now includes reflective pieces and more case studies to make it even more approachable for students, helping them to get to grips with Critical Social Work

    • UPC: 52287791

  • Best Practices for Social Work with Refugees and Immigrants - eBook

    Social work practice with refugees and immigrants requires specialized knowledge of these populations, and specialized adaptations and applications of mainstream services and interventions. Because they are often confronted with cultural, linguistic, political, and socioeconomic barriers,

    • UPC: 131902593

  • Critical Practice in Social Work - eBook

    What do social workers need to know in order to practise skilfully and effectively? Edited by three Social Work’s leading scholars, the second edition of this highly respected textbook helps bridge the gap between social

    • UPC: 868950238

  • Best Practice with Children and Families : Critical Social Work Stories

    Best Practice with Children and

    • UPC: 40683737

  • Doing Critical Social Work : Theory in Practice

    9781760110840

    • UPC: 54131029

  • Critical Multicultural Practice in Social Work - eBook

    Critical multicultural practice, rather than being a specialism, is integral to Australian social work. Drawing on critical race theory, critical multiculturalism, intersectionality and critical reflection as practice theory, this major new edited collection challenges many

    • UPC: 322465847

  • Social Work Practice for Promoting Health and Wellbeing : Critical Issues

    Promoting health and wellbeing is an essential part of all effective social work - not just for practice in healthcare settings. In fact, the IFSW holds that 'social workers in all settings are engaged in

    • UPC: 27388607

  • Critical Thinking in Social Work - Mike Weyers

    Critical Reflection In Social Work | One Stop Social

    Social Work Supervision Theory and Practice