The Resource Mindfulness & acceptance in social work : evidence-based interventions & emerging applications, (ebook)

Mindfulness & acceptance in social work : evidence-based interventions & emerging applications, (ebook)

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Mindfulness & acceptance in social work : evidence-based interventions & emerging applications
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Mindfulness & acceptance in social work
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evidence-based interventions & emerging applications
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Mindfulness and acceptance in social work
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eng
Summary
Social work focuses on serving the most vulnerable members of society, and social workers must often address the contextual forces that contribute to human problems. Mindfulness and acceptance are powerful tools for this practice. By offering interventions like dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR), and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), social workers can help their clients become more aware and take effective action. In Mindfulness and Acceptance in Social Work, editor and social worker Matthew S. Boone brings together contributions from emerging voices in social work, such as Elana Rosenbaum, Yuk-Lin Renita Wong, and Diana Coholic, along with ACT pioneers Kirk Strosahl, Patricia Robinson, and others. This book focuses not only on mindfulness-based interventions for direct practice, but also on the intersection of mindfulness and social work education, cultural diversity, and macro social work. It includes a framework for moving past culturally informed biases, and for how to best utilize mindfulness interventions for both individuals and the community at large. |Both social work and psychology stress the importance of understanding and addressing the contextual forces which contribute to human problems. Now, in Mindfulness and Acceptance in Social Work, a clinical social worker brings together the top voices in social work and mindfulness-based treatments in one volume. The book offers social workers an introduction to evidence-based mindfulness concepts and discusses how they can be applied to their profession. It also includes brief interventions that can bring mindfulness and acceptance into daily practice
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Midwest
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616.891425
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The Context Press mindfulness and acceptance practica series
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  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
  • Acceptance and commitment therapy
  • Social service
  • Social workers
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Mindfulness & acceptance in social work : evidence-based interventions & emerging applications, (ebook)
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9781608828920
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MWT12455026
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Mindfulness & acceptance in social work : evidence-based interventions & emerging applications, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Color
multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781608828920
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT12455026
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12455026
System control number
MWT12455026
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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