International Social Work
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#1Heino Stöver (Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences)H-Index: 23
#2Daniela Jamin (Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences)H-Index: 2
Last. Wouter Vanderplasschen (UGent: Ghent University)H-Index: 26
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Social work in prisons is linked to specific tasks regarding the care for the people who are incarcerated. A multi-country qualitative study was set up to explore drug users’ and professionals’ perceptions of continuity of care in prison and beyond. It has been pointed out that continuity of care is associated with different barriers, especially regarding social work. Nevertheless, good practice examples do exist and could be implemented by social workers. Social workers and opioid users face ch...
#1Patricia FronekH-Index: 10
#2Lynne Briggs (Griffith University)H-Index: 9
Last. Kai Medina-Martinez (California State University, Monterey Bay)
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Author(s), Kathryn Hay, "Responding to COVID-19 in social work field education in Australia, New Zealand and the United States". International Social Work pp. 1-14. [2021] Copyright © The author/s. DOI: [10.1177/00208728211048934]. Published source must be acknowledged with citation. Reuse is restricted to non-commercial and no derivative uses
This study examines the perceptions of social welfare and education officers in Ghana about school social work practice and its possible contributions to improving academic performance at the basic...
#1Tak-Mau Simon Chan (Hong Kong Baptist University)
#2Yin-Nei Esther Cho (Hong Kong Baptist University)
This study aims to explore the conception of masculinity in organizing the help-seeking behavior of Chinese males in Hong Kong. Twelve informants, who had experienced being abused in various relati...
#2Maziyar Ghiabi (University of Exeter)
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Flash-flooding affected Iran in March 2019 causing the displacement of thousands of people. Social workers established a Child Friendly Space (CFS) and applied comprehensive case management to prov...
#1Kitty Mo Yuen-han (Hong Kong Shue Yan University)
#2Simon T. M. Chan (Hong Kong Baptist University)H-Index: 6
Social workers have advocated closing large youth care institutions and moving to adoption, foster care and group homes. However, these approaches have proven to be costly and often disruptive of c...
#2Sofia Dedotsi (UWest: University of the West)H-Index: 3
Last. Aristeidis G. Telonis (UM: University of Miami)H-Index: 21
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Since the so-called ‘refugee crisis’ in 2015–2016, the hostile EU migration policies, the restricted access of refugees to welfare and neoliberalism have put social work in a rather difficult posit...
A tragedy occurred recently in Hong Kong as the attack of COVID-19 rocked the whole society. This brief note intends to call for local and international discussions about difficult cases caused by ...
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