Careers in Focus

Careers in Focus

Social Work

Book - 2006 | 2nd ed
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Describes a variety careers in social service, discussing the nature of the work, educational or training requirements, getting started, advancement possibilities, salary, employment outlook, and sources of more information.

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Careers in Focus: Social Work, Second Edition covers 20 jobs in the field of social work.

Career profiles include:
  • Adult Day Care Coordinators
  • Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors
  • Career and Employment Counselors and Technicians
  • Child Life Specialists
  • Creative Arts Therapists
  • Geriatric Social Workers
  • Grief Therapists
  • HIV/AIDS Counselors and Case Managers
  • Home Health Care Aides
  • Hospice Workers
  • Human Services Workers
  • Nonprofit Social Service Directors
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants and Aides
  • Orientation and Mobility Specialists
  • Psychiatric Technicians
  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Recreational Therapists
  • Social Workers.

& Taylor

Each of these sturdy books is loaded with up-to-date career information on various fields, providing a basic overview of the field, explaining its importance, outlining its main branches and subsections, and presenting a short glance at overall employent prospects in the field.

Publisher: New York, NY : Ferguson, c2006
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 0816058695 (hc : alk. paper)
9780816058693 (hc : alk. paper)
Branch Call Number: Y361.3023 CAR 2006
Characteristics: 204 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: J.G. Ferguson Publishing Company

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