Essentials of Social Work Management and Leadership
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Each chapter of the text combines knowledge with competency-building exercises that fit into a newly refined conceptual model of the material. The model places the 2015 CSWE EPAS into strategic categories according to orientation, helping readers better understand how each skill functions within the discipline and how collectively, they can support a thriving and effective social work practice. The text delivers excellent insight, opportunities for action, and material that inspires students to become effective, confident, and capable leaders.
Essentials of Social Work Management and Leadership is well suited for courses in social work and nonprofit leadership and management at a specialized or advanced level. The text is co-sponsored by The Network for Social Work Management, an international organization focused on strengthening and advancing social work management within health and human services.
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Amanda Romero, Ph.D., Department Chair of Social Work, Mount Saint Mary’s University
“Essentials of Social Work Management and Leadership: A Competency-Based Approach is a well-written, practical, and informative text. It will greatly enhance the knowledge base of those with aspirations of being an executive director of a non-profit organization.”
Dr. Antrina Bell, Instructor of Social Work, Alcorn State University
“This book is a timely and critical addition to the field of social work for managers and leaders. It is filled with current research, provides a contextualized understanding of current trends, and has the most useful exercises, assignments, and supportive tools for instructors.”
Giesela Grumbach, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Social Work, Governors State University
“Essentials of Social Work Management and Leadership: A Competency-Based Approach is an excellent resource addressing the fields that confront social workers. This book comprehensively covers subjects important to the field of social work, and provides knowledge about the competencies that are required to be a successful social worker.”
Mike Abels, Adjunct Faculty Member of Public Administration, Stetson University