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Fong, Rowena

Overview
Works: 22 works in 83 publications in 1 language and 5,660 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Cross-cultural studies  Bibliography  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author
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Most widely held works by Rowena Fong
Immigrant and refugee children and families : culturally responsive practice by Alan J Dettlaff( )

12 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Designed for students of social work, public policy, ethnic studies, community development, and migration studies, Immigrant and Refugee Children and Families provides the best knowledge for culturally responsive practice with immigrant children, adolescents, and families. This textbook summarizes the unique circumstances of Asian/Pacific Islander, Latino, South Asian, African, and Middle Eastern immigrant and refugee populations and the challenges faced by the social service systems, including child welfare, juvenile justice, education, health, and mental health care, that attempt to serve them. Each chapter features key terms, study questions, and resource lists, and the book meets many Council on Social Work Education Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) competencies. The book addresses the policy landscape affecting immigrant and refugee children in the United States, and a final section examines current and future approaches to advocacy"--Publisher's website
The children of neglect : when no one cares by Margaret G Smith( )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child neglect is at least as risky for children as child abuse. Less is known about child neglect than child abuse and interventions are often less effective. This book contains a comprehensive review of the current state of child neglect. Included are statistics regarding incidence and lethality, definitional issues, etiological theory, history of and current policy, and current interventions. As child neglect is often linked with structural issues, the book also examines the relationship of child neglect to poverty, substance abuse and culture. - from publisher description
Transracial and intercountry adoptions : cultural guidance for professionals( )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With essays by well-known adoption practitioners and researchers who source empirical research and practical knowledge, this volume addresses key developmental, cultural, health, and behavioral issues in the transracial and international adoption domestic and foreign adoption laws. The text details the history, policy, and service requirements relating to white, African American, Asian American, Latino and Mexican American, and Native American children and adoptive families. It addresses specific issues faced by adoptive families with children and youth from China, Russia, Ethiopia, India, Korea, and Guatemala, and offers targeted guidance on ethnic identity formation, trauma, mental health treatment, and the challenges of adoptions by gay or lesbian parents. -- from back cover
Addressing racial disproportionality and disparities in human services : multisystemic approaches by Rowena Fong( )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The issue of racial disproportionality in the child welfare system, particularly as it impacts African-American children and families, has long been a concern to practitioners and policymakers. However, disproportionality is not limited to the African-American community. Latino, Native-American, Asian-American, and Pacific Islander populations experience inequities in treatment. From leading voices on culturally-competent care comes a cutting-edge book that examines disproportionalities across all of these racial and ethnic groups. Eliminating Racial Disproportionality and Disparities examines
Culturally competent practice with immigrant and refugee children and families( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The church leader's counseling resource book : a guide to mental health and social problems( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This all-in-one guide is designed to better equip clergy and the church leaders to meet their congregations' needs in a spiritually grounded and scientifically sound manner. Succinct, easy-to-read chapters summarize all a pastor needs to know about a given problem area, including its signs or symptoms, questions to ask, effective helping skills, and, most importantly, when to refer to a mental health professional. Synthesizing what research says about treatment approaches for mental health issues, this user-friendly reference is filled with guidelines, case scenarios, key points to remember, resources for further help, advice on integrating scripture and theology with the best available research, and tips on partnering with others to provide the best possible care for each church member. Each chapter is designed for quick lookup by problem area, empowering church leaders to understand and help meet the challenges facing the children, adults, families, and communities that they serve
Culturally competent practice : skills, interventions, and evaluations( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grand challenges for social work and society( )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Grand Challenges for Social Work and Society: Social Progress Powered by Science is an edited book that will capture the culmination of the work done on the Grand Challenges for Social Work Initiative (GCSWI) spearheaded by the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare (AASWSW). GCSWI calls for bold innovation and collective action powered by proven and evolving scientific interventions to address critical social issues facing society"--
Intersecting child welfare, substance abuse, and family violence : culturally competent approaches( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child welfare practice with immigrant children and families by Alan J Dettlaff( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title provides recommendations for the development of culturally competent assessment, intervention, and prevention activities in child welfare agencies. This information can be used as a resource by child welfare administrators, practitioners, and students
Empowering families : papers from the Seventh Annual Conference on Family-Based Services by Conference on Family-Based Services( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immigrants and refugees : evidence-based social work practice by Rowena Fong( )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victims of human trafficking by Rowena Fong( )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth year evaluation of the Na Wahine Makalapua Preganant and Postpartum Women and their Infants in Hawaii demonstration grant by Rowena Fong( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A multiracial reality : issues for social work by Rowena Fong( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Childrearing in the People's Republic of China and the single child policy by Rowena Fong( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE : a culturally competent approach by Rowena Fong( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Undermining the very basis of racism: its categories by Paul R Spickard( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ethnic relations in the People's Republic of China : images and social distance between Han Chinese and minority and foreign nationalities by Rowena Fong( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

No simply Asian Americans : periodical literature on Asians and Pacific Islanders by Rowena Fong( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The children of neglect : when no one cares
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Culturally competent practice with immigrant and refugee children and familiesThe church leader's counseling resource book : a guide to mental health and social problemsCulturally competent practice : skills, interventions, and evaluations
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English (81)