About the Editor and Contributors Acknowledgements Preface to the Second Edition Introduction Psychosocial approaches - Trevor Lindsay Person-centred approaches - Trevor Lindsay Crisis intervention - Emma McGinnis Advocacy - Aisling Monds-Watson Task-centred work - Mary McColgan Cognitive Behavioural Approaches - Trevor Lindsay Groupwork - Trevor Lindsay Motivational interviewing - James Marshall Family therapy and systemic approaches - Cathy Jayat Brief solution-focused therapy - Irene Lindsay Life story work and life review - Anne Campbell Mediation approaches - Huw Griffiths Bringing it all together-Integrative and eclectic models - Trevor Lindsay Appendix 1: Professional Capabilities Framework Appendix 2: Subject Benchmark for Social Work References Index
Trevor Lindsay draws on twenty years experience as a practitioner, manager and trainer in the probation service. Since 1995 he has been a lecturer at the University of Ulster, where he has taught a range of social work subjects at both qualifying and post-qualifying levels. He has published research articles on hate crime, groupwork, criminal justice and student learning and is co-author of Groupwork Practice in Social Work in the Transforming Social Work Practice series. Trevor recently retired from teaching but continues to write.