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Product Description: A trusted course text and professional resource, this comprehensive book delves into all aspects of planning and conducting strengths-based group work with adolescents. In an accessible, down-to-earth style, Andrew Malekoff spells out the principles of effective group practice...read more

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9781462515998 | 3 edition (Guilford Pubn, June 5, 2014), cover price $80.00 | About this edition: A trusted course text and professional resource, this comprehensive book delves into all aspects of planning and conducting strengths-based group work with adolescents.
9781593850692 | 2 edition (Guilford Pubn, August 23, 2004), cover price $82.00 | About this edition: This popular text provides essential knowledge and skills for conducting creative, strengths-based group work with adolescents.
9781572302099 | Guilford Pubn, May 1, 1997, cover price $46.00 | About this edition: This volume broadens the knowledge and skill base of practitioners doing group social work with adolescents and fosters a creative, innovative, and self-reflective approach.

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9781462525805 | 3 edition (Guilford Pubn, November 17, 2015), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A trusted course text and professional resource, this comprehensive book delves into all aspects of planning and conducting strengths-based group work with adolescents.
9781593854669 | 2 edition (Guilford Pubn, January 16, 2007), cover price $37.00 | About this edition: This popular text provides essential knowledge and skills for conducting creative, strengths-based group work with adolescents.
9781572304659 | Guilford Pubn, July 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This volume broadens the knowledge and skill base of practitioners doing group social work with adolescents and fosters a creative, innovative, and self-reflective approach.

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Product Description: All cultures have children and young people whose emotional wellbeing requires attention and whose behaviours give them, their peers and those who care for them challenges in how to meet their needs. Developing good practice across work with children and young people with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties relies on both professional practice and theory...read more
By John Visser (editor)

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9780415634977 | Routledge, December 4, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: All cultures have children and young people whose emotional wellbeing requires attention and whose behaviours give them, their peers and those who care for them challenges in how to meet their needs.

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9781138946774 | Reprint edition (Routledge, July 22, 2015), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: All cultures have children and young people whose emotional wellbeing requires attention and whose behaviours give them, their peers and those who care for them challenges in how to meet their needs.

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Product Description: Select students and teachers worked the room at a fundraising event for a New York City public high school Amy Brown calls College Preparatory Academy. It was their job to convince wealthy attendants that College Prep, with its largely minority and disadvantaged student body and its unusually high rate of graduation and college acceptance, was a worthy investment...read more

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9780816691128 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, November 15, 2015, cover price $87.50 | About this edition: Select students and teachers worked the room at a fundraising event for a New York City public high school Amy Brown calls College Preparatory Academy.
9780534345716, titled "Human Services in Contemporary America" | Brooks/Cole Pub Co, October 1, 1996, cover price $73.95 | also contains Human Services in Contemporary America | About this edition: The Fourth Edition of this remarkable book inspires students to become helping professionals, while grounding them in the realities they will face.

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9780816691142 | 1 edition (Univ of Minnesota Pr, November 3, 2015), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Select students and teachers worked the room at a fundraising event for a New York City public high school Amy Brown calls College Preparatory Academy.
9780534345808, titled "At-Risk Youth: A Comprehensive Response : For Counselors, Teachers, Psychologists, and Human Service Professionals" | Brooks/Cole Pub Co, July 1, 1997, cover price $78.95 | also contains At-Risk Youth: A Comprehensive Response : For Counselors, Teachers, Psychologists, and Human Service Professionals | About this edition: This timely book addresses one of the biggest single problems facing society today--at-risk behavior in one quarter of our nation's youth--and provides strategies for prevention and treatment that can be implemented in the schools, in the homes, and by helping professionals in a variety of settings.

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Product Description: Youth work is a means of promoting learning, equality and inclusion with young people. It is an incredibly rewarding profession; however, diffuse state regulation means that youth work students and practitioners must continuously wrestle with the challenges of contemporary practice in environments that are complex and changing...read more
By Graham Bright (editor)

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9781137434395 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 2, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Youth work is a means of promoting learning, equality and inclusion with young people.

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By Charles Santoso (illustrator)

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9780435821890, titled "Adolescents and Social Workers" | Ashgate Pub Co, February 1, 1983, cover price $8.50 | also contains Adolescents and Social Workers

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Product Description: "Grebstein and Van Wyk set a stellar example for parents to provide structure and enriching positive experiences for teen children. Staff and administrators shaping a delinquency program or generating new ideas for organization and program structure would find this book useful...read more

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9780826128973 | 1 edition (Springer Pub Co, July 13, 2015), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: "Grebstein and Van Wyk set a stellar example for parents to provide structure and enriching positive experiences for teen children.

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Product Description: Cash Poor or College?: The Essential Guide to College Admissions for Teens (ages 13 to 18) & Their Parents is a blueprint for mapping a pathway to college. It offers teens a strategic approach to accessing higher education by utilizing the entire high school experience to maximum benefit...read more

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9780422776400, titled "In Care and into Work" | Routledge Kegan & Paul, October 1, 1981, cover price $21.00 | also contains In Care and into Work

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9781504603485 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 7, 2015), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Cash Poor or College?

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Product Description: This book explores the development of youth policy and youth work in Ireland from the mid-19th century to the present day. Based on original research, funded by the Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences (IRCHSS), it looks at the social construction of youth, the emergence of the early youth movements and the nature and scope of contemporary youth work...read more

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9780719083532 | Manchester Univ Pr, February 14, 2012, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This book explores the development of youth policy and youth work in Ireland from the mid-19th century to the present day.

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9780719095429 | Reprint edition (Manchester Univ Pr, June 18, 2014), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This book explores the development of youth policy and youth work in Ireland from the mid-19th century to the present day.

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Product Description: An anthology of traditional and original stories with commentary for using the stories to help troubled teens in need of character formation and re-formation.  Also for use in general classrooms and youth activities to undergird healthy character formation in the pre-teen and teen years...read more

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9781624910081 | Parkhurst Brothers Inc Pub, May 7, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: An anthology of traditional and original stories with commentary for using the stories to help troubled teens in need of character formation and re-formation.

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Product Description: This book deals with ways of helping families cope with the difficulty of rais­ ing adolescents. Professional social workers - along with other human ser­ vice professionals - encounter these families in numerous settings: child welfare and family service agencies, hospitals, schools, community mental health clinics, residential treatment centers, juvenile halls and detention centers, recreational and vocational training organizations, and many others...read more

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9780898381658 | Kluwer Academic Pub, July 1, 1985, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This book deals with ways of helping families cope with the difficulty of rais­ ing adolescents.

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9789401087063 | Springer Verlag, October 5, 2011, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This book deals with ways of helping families cope with the difficulty of rais­ ing adolescents.

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Product Description: The thirty-five chapters in this book are edited versions of papers presented at the Advanced Research Workshop, State Intervention on Behalf of Children and Youth, which took place in Maratea, Italy, February 20-24, 1989. The Workshop was attended by leading child welfare researchers from most of the Western countries...read more
By Burt Galaway (editor) and Joe Hudson (editor)

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9780792304920 | Kluwer Academic Pub, December 1, 1989, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The thirty-five chapters in this book are edited versions of papers presented at the Advanced Research Workshop, State Intervention on Behalf of Children and Youth, which took place in Maratea, Italy, February 20-24, 1989.

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9789401069656, titled "The State As Parent: International Research Perspectives on Interventions With Young Persons" | Springer Verlag, September 20, 2011, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The thirty-five chapters in this book are edited versions of papers presented at the Advanced Research Workshop, State Intervention on Behalf of Children and Youth, which took place in Maratea, Italy, February 20-24, 1989.

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Product Description: This popular textbook gives students a practical understanding of the broad range of skills they will need during the course of their studies and throughout their youth work career. The Second Edition includes a new chapter on practice placements, and has been updated to be brought in line with the latest policy and professional regulation context...read more

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9780857028327 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, February 6, 2013), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: This popular textbook gives students a practical understanding of the broad range of skills they will need during the course of their studies and throughout their youth work career.
9781412930925 | Sage Pubns Ltd, December 4, 2008, cover price $118.00 | About this edition: This indispensable text analyzes the key skills in youth work, ranging from the initial steps through to supervision, which can be applied across a variety of settings and roles.

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9780857028334 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, February 6, 2013), cover price $49.00 | About this edition: This popular textbook gives students a practical understanding of the broad range of skills they will need during the course of their studies and throughout their youth work career.
9781412930932 | Sage Pubns Ltd, December 4, 2008, cover price $55.00

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Product Description: The Baby Peter and Dano Sonnex incidents were high profile cases in which two key public services, namely child protection and probation, both failed in their tasks of protection of the victims and the public. In this book the author graphically describes media and political reactions and then proceeds to analyze the common problems both social work and probation practice face under conditions of economic recession and drastic reductions in funding...read more

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9780230275379 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2011, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: The Baby Peter and Dano Sonnex incidents were high profile cases in which two key public services, namely child protection and probation, both failed in their tasks of protection of the victims and the public.

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9781137276827 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, October 30, 2012), cover price $41.00 | About this edition: The Baby Peter and Dano Sonnex incidents were high profile cases in which two key public services, namely child protection and probation, both failed in their tasks of protection of the victims and the public.

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Product Description: When President Roosevelt formed the National Youth Administration (NYA) in 1935, he declared that it would address “the most pressing and immediate needs” of American young people. Richard A. Reiman explores the various and sometimes conflicting ways in which the NYA defined those needs and attempted to answer them...read more

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9780820314075 | Univ of Georgia Pr, September 1, 1992, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: When President Franklin Roosevelt formed the National Youth Administration (NYA) in June 1935, he declared that it would address "the most pressing and immediate needs" of American young people.

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9780820336961 | Reprint edition (Univ of Georgia Pr, June 1, 2010), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: When President Roosevelt formed the National Youth Administration (NYA) in 1935, he declared that it would address “the most pressing and immediate needs” of American young people.

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Product Description: 'Invaluable in providing vivid illustrations of the strengths and needs of young parents who have been 'looked after' and, therefore of their children at the start of their lives. It illuminates policy and practice implications and points the way forward to what needs to be done to ameliorate their lives...read more

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9781843105251 | 1 edition (Jessica Kingsley Pub, December 15, 2008), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: 'Invaluable in providing vivid illustrations of the strengths and needs of young parents who have been 'looked after' and, therefore of their children at the start of their lives.

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Product Description: Bringing together the expertise of two of the most experienced scholars in transition personnel preparation, this up-to-date book offers a balanced presentation of theory, research, and practice in regard to career guidance and transition for youth with disabilities...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780136745990 | Prentice Hall, November 1, 2002, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Bringing together the expertise of two of the most experienced scholars in transition personnel preparation, this up-to-date book offers a balanced presentation of theory, research, and practice in regard to career guidance and transition for youth with disabilities.

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Product Description: Young homeless people are ordinary young people trapped in an extraordinary situation. This accessible guide provides information and advice on how to understand the needs of these young people, and how to ensure they are supported effectively...read more

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9781843106111 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, August 1, 2008, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Young homeless people are ordinary young people trapped in an extraordinary situation.

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Product Description: Informal Learning in Youth Work offers fresh perspectives on all aspects of informal education in the youth work setting. Designed to develop the reader's knowledge and skills, this comprehensive textbook explores key issues such as communication, power relations, ethics, gender exclusion, sexuality, race discrimination, and social class...read more

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9781412946186 | Sage Pubns Ltd, June 5, 2008, cover price $138.00 | About this edition: Informal Learning in Youth Work offers fresh perspectives on all aspects of informal education in the youth work setting.

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9781412946193 | Sage Pubns Ltd, June 5, 2008, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Informal Learning in Youth Work offers fresh perspectives on all aspects of informal education in the youth work setting.

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Product Description: Bringing together the expertise of two of the most experienced scholars in transition personnel preparation this up-to-date text offers a balanced presentation of theory, research, and practice in regard to career guidance and transition for youth with disabilities...read more

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9780132050869 | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, May 16, 2008), cover price $151.80 | About this edition: Bringing together the expertise of two of the most experienced scholars in transition personnel preparation this up-to-date text offers a balanced presentation of theory, research, and practice in regard to career guidance and transition for youth with disabilities.

The author of Girlbomb describes her return to the New York City youth shelter in which she had lived as a teenage runaway, this time as a volunteer, and her relationship with Sam, a bright, sensitive, but troubled teenager from the Midwest, the product of an abusive home, who is struggling with the health effects of long-term drug abuse. Original. 30,000 first printing.

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9780812974577 | Villard Books, February 26, 2008, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The author of Girlbomb describes her return to the New York City youth shelter in which she had lived as a teenage runaway, this time as a volunteer, and her relationship with Sam, a bright, sensitive, but troubled teenager from the Midwest, the product of an abusive home, who is struggling with the health effects of long-term drug abuse.

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Product Description: On Their Own tells the compelling stories of ten young people whose lives are full of promise, but who face economic and social barriers stemming from the disruptions of foster care. This book calls for action to provide youth in foster care the same opportunities on the road to adulthood that most of our youth take for granted--access to higher education, vocational training, medical care, housing, and relationships within their communities...read more

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9780813341804 | Westview Pr, August 1, 2004, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Each year, as many as 25,000 teenagers "age out" of foster care, usually when they turn eighteen.

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9780465077663 | Basic Books, August 31, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: On Their Own tells the compelling stories of ten young people whose lives are full of promise, but who face economic and social barriers stemming from the disruptions of foster care.

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Product Description: For communities and organizations working with youth, this manual offers a straightforward and adaptable plan for building community initiatives and youth programs that get results. Because youth programs and community initiatives are required by their funders to document outcomes, this 10-step process poses different accountability questions...read more

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9781574828726 | Pap/cdr edition (Search Inst, May 1, 2006), cover price $74.95 | About this edition: For communities and organizations working with youth, this manual offers a straightforward and adaptable plan for building community initiatives and youth programs that get results.

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Three incest survivors share their nightmarish experiences, their triumphs, and ongoing struggles to heal and live whole lives, in an updated and revised groundbreaking book that speaks directly to sexually abused teenagers. Original.

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9780787975692 | Revised edition (Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, November 29, 2004), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Three incest survivors share their nightmarish experiences, their triumphs, and ongoing struggles to heal and live whole lives, in an updated and revised groundbreaking book that speaks directly to sexually abused teenagers.
9781555426743 | 1 edition (Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, September 1, 1994), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Offers a recovery program for teenage victims of sexual abuse

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