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Wodarski, John S.

Overview
Works: 62 works in 262 publications in 2 languages and 14,733 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Methods (Music) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: HV689, 361.32
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John S Wodarski
Handbook of violence by Lisa A Rapp-Paglicci( Book )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Handbook of Violence is the only book that covers violence in multiple settings from a resilience perspective using a multidisciplinary (bio-psychosocial) approach. It is must reading for anyone involved in preventing and managing violence in the home, at school, in the workplace, or in the community, as well as for those studying the latest trends and issues about this serious societal problem
Handbook of social work in child and adolescent sexual abuse by Carolyn Hilarski( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When sexual abuse occurs, helping those directly affected can be a difficult and convoluted task. The Handbook of Social Work in Child and Adolescent Sexual Abuse is a guide that provides the latest information on assessment, management, prevention, and policy. This collection of essays encompasses the full spectrum of child and adolescent sexual abuse to shed needed light on an affecting issue. This text is the up-to-date source for compassionate ways of supporting and treating survivors."--Jacket
Handbook of Empirical Social Work Practice by Bruce A Thyer( Book )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last two decades in social work have seen tremendous strides in field research, from the development of improved research designs to more accurate methods of problem measurement and outcome analysis. Drawing upon these significant advances, this two-volume handbook brings together empirically validated interventions for many of the psychosocial problems most frequently encountered by social workers in their daily practice
Cultural diversity and social work practice by Dianne F Harrison( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The profession of social work has a long and admirable history of attending to issues related to diversity and oppression. This new edition continues to examine the disciplinary attention regarding the provision of services to clientele who were most often marginalized by mainstream society. By understanding certain aspects of the culture experienced by a client, a social worker is better equipped to be of service, to assess, to plan, to cooperate, and to intervene. The goal of this book is to bridge the gaps and to present to readers, in one source, a wealth of practice-relevant information a
Preventing teenage violence : an empirical paradigm for schools and families by John S Wodarski( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary approaches to group treatment : [traditional, behavior-modification, and group-centered methods] by Ronald A Feldman( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behavioral social work by John S Wodarski( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of preventive interventions for children and adolescents( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Handbook of Preventive Interventions for Children and Adolescents is the first book that thoroughly covers the various types of prevention interventions available for children and adolescents encountering emotional, health, and social problems. Using Gordon's primary prevention model, each chapter offers an introductory summary of the problem, then moves on to discuss trends; incidence; risk factors; interventions available on a universal, selective, and targeted level; and future directions." "An exceptional resource for practitioners, researchers, policy makers, and students alike, the Handbook of Preventive Interventions for Children and Adolescents is important reading for anyone who works with young people in a variety of settings."--Jacket
Social work in mental health : an evidence-based approach by Bruce A Thyer( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering a wide spectrum of mental health disorders, this text provides the most current, empirically supported techniques in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders as classified by the DSM-IV-TR
The St. Louis conundrum : the effective treatment of antisocial youths by Ronald A Feldman( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolescent substance abuse : an empirical based group preventive health paradigm by John S Wodarski( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a comprehensive review of adolescent substance abuse issues and an expansive, empirically based curriculum for school-based programs to teach adolescents about the dangers of drugs and alcohol. The abuse of alcohol and other drugs among young people is a problem of alarming scope and gravity. Adolescent Substance Abuse explores the multiple forces which impact adolescents and can push them toward drug and alcohol abuse. Adolescent Substance Abuse proposes means by which to effect macro-level change in societal norms and values regarding substance abuse. The authors describes i
Treatment of sex offenders in social work and mental health settings( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Human behavior and the social environment : integrating theory and evidence-based practice( Book )

11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive text offers a solid foundation for asssessment of human behavior in micro, mezzo, and macro settings. The editors offer practical and concrete consideration of how human behavior is affected in different systems: individual, biological, family, community, and organizations. These influences are reviewed in terms of implications for practice
Behavioral medicine : a social worker's guide by John S Wodarski( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Behavioral Medicine discusses the composition of effective psychosocial treatment and presents a cost analysis of social work and its services. By defining the problems that need to be addressed in health care costs and management, applying research, and using studies, this text presents an effective model for health care organizations. It also presents a profile of the behavioral social worker, which defines the abilities needed to be effective in the role and looks at the key impact areas for a behavioral health model. This is a comprehensive guide for social workers preparing to work in health care organizations, and for existing social workers, academics, and practitioners of behavioral medicine in health settings."--Jacket
The social work and human services treatment planner by John S Wodarski( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides all the elements necessary to quickly and easily develop formal treatment plans that satisfy the demands of HMOs, managed care companies, third-party payers, and state and federal review agencies
Adolescent depression and suicide : a comprehensive empirical intervention for prevention and treatment by John S Wodarski( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text addresses the very serious issue that too many of our adolescents must face, that of depression and suicide. The Surgeon General's Report indicates that ten percent of our youth are, at any one point in time in America, suffering from a mental illness. If not treated, they can go on to have a series of problems such as delinquency and truancy, and may end up in prison. This book presents an empirically based interventive approach to helping adolescents and families deal with adolescent depression and suicide. No other text focuses on this significant social issue facing adolescents a
Evidence-based interventions in social work : a practitioner's manual by John S Wodarski( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provide social workers a manual to planning evidence-based interventions with major client groups, both children and adolescents. Each chapter focuses on a type of disorder, such as developmental disabilities, eating disorders, ADHD, alcohol and substance abuse, schizophrenia, post-traumatic stress disorder, and bipolar disorder, with a case study addressing assessment, the treatment plan, potential outcomes, symptoms, medications, goals, risk factors, and relapse prevention. Ten brief cases, on teen pregnancy, child sexual abuse, physical disability, domestic violence, and other issues, conclude the volume
The social work and human services treatment planner, with DSM-5 updates by John S Wodarski( Book )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides all the elements necessary to quickly and easily develop formal treatment plans that satisfy the demands of HMOs, managed care companies, third-party payers, and state and federal review agencies
Evidence-informed assessment and practice in child welfare by John S Wodarski( Book )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This practice-oriented text presents evidence-based assessment methods and interventions that have been extensively field-tested in child welfare settings. The contributors offer empirical and field insights, comprehensive treatment models, and curricula in key areas such as child maltreatment, substance abuse, parent training, social skills, and youth employment interventions. For the professional reader, the book offers real-world guidance on social work practice, from hiring opportunities within a system to promoting lasting change as families and their issues grow increasingly complex. These chapters also take significant steps toward future improvements in child protection systems as the field evolves toward being more coordinated, effective, and professional. Included in the coverage: Legal requisites for social work practice in child abuse and neglect. The integrated model for human service delivery in child welfare. Risk assessment: issues and implementation in child protective services. Substance use and abuse: screening tools and assessment instruments. The process of intervention with multi-problem families. Preventative services for children and adolescents. Its multi-level approach makes Evidence-Informed Assessment and Practice in Child Welfare an essential professional development text for social workers, particularly those new to the job, as well as a progressive blueprint for social work administrators
E-therapy for substance abuse and co-morbidity by John S Wodarski( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brief provides an overview of the emerging field of Electronic Therapy, E-Therapy, with a specific focus on alcohol and substance abuse. Understanding barriers that prevent individuals from seeking necessary mental health treatment is at the center of the development and analysis of practice models of care. Geographic location, transportation, language barriers and other situations contribute to difficulties in obtaining adequate treatment for mental illness. E-Therapy eliminates these barriers by administering counseling and mental health services through audio or audiovisual means. This brief examines E-Therapy best practices as they apply to alcohol and substance abuse intervention and prevention
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Handbook of violence
Alternative Names
우덜스키, 존 S

Languages
English (150)

Chinese (1)

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Handbook of social work in child and adolescent sexual abuseHandbook of Empirical Social Work PracticeCultural diversity and social work practicePreventing teenage violence : an empirical paradigm for schools and familiesHandbook of preventive interventions for children and adolescentsSocial work in mental health : an evidence-based approachAdolescent substance abuse : an empirical based group preventive health paradigmTreatment of sex offenders in social work and mental health settings