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Palliative care, social work, and service users : making life possible / Peter Beresford, Lesley Adshead, and Suzy Croft ; foreword by Dorothy Rowe.

Author/Creator:
Beresford, Peter.
Publication:
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
268 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Social work with the terminally ill.
Palliative treatment.
Care of the sick.
Medical subjects:
Palliative Care.
Hospice Care.
Social Work.
Contents:
Palliative care : a new perspective
Becoming involved with palliative care
Starting the palliative care social work journey
What does the social worker do?
What service users value most
Working with difference
Exploring outcomes : evaluating specialist palliative care social work
Accessing specialist palliative care social work : a broader image problem?
The problem of referral
The nature, strengths and weaknesses of practice
Theory and practice
Specialist palliative care social work : a service in the shadows?
Issues for the future.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 252-260) and indexes.
Contributor:
Adshead, Lesley, 1953-
Croft, Suzy.
ISBN:
9781843104650 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1843104652 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781843104650 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
70149290