Social Work Practice with Refugees (Chapter 10 in Cultural Diversity and Social Work Practice).
Nackerud, Larry. Larrison, Christopher R. Sabin, Miriam. Boyle, David P.
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Intended to inform social work practice with refugees, this chapter reviews what is known about refugees in regards to effective methods of assessment and intervention. It reviews historical information on refugees, current characteristics and demographics, evidence-based approaches to assessment, intervention, and case management, and relevant concerns for social work practice. Outcomes of effective interventions with refugees are also shared. 4 tables and 37 references.
Social work; Clinical intervention; Community intervention projects; Social workers; Case findings; Case studies; Cultural competency; Cultural differences; Cultural disadvantage; Cultural factors; Refugees