Social workers

Social workers

First Nations women workers' speak, write and research back: child welfare and decolonizing stories

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Michelle Reid
Publisher: 
First Peoples Child & Family Review
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the impact of the work done by First Nations women Child and Family Services social workers on their health and well-being. Looks at coping strategies.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Health personnel trends in Canada, 1993 to 2002

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents data on 21 selected health personnel groups.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1553922794 (PDF)

Tips for social workers, counselors, health workers, teachers, clergy, and others helping victims of rape, domestic violence and

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English
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Online
Author: 
Marie De Santis
Publisher: 
Women's Justice Center
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Santa Rosa, CA

Describes how social workers and other people advocating for and supporting victims of rape, child abuse, and domestic assault can assist their clients.

Nowhere to turn? Responding to partner violence against immigrant and visible minority women: voices of frontline workers

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Ekuwa Smith
Publisher: 
Canadian Council on Social Development
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents highlights from focus group discussions with frontline community workers involved in helping immigrant and visible minority women who have experienced abuse by their partners.

ISBN/ISSN: 
VIOL.S65 2003

Muslim culture and faith: a guide for social service providers

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English
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Paper
Publisher: 
Islamic Social Services Association
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Works to aid social workers, psychologists, counsllors, and other social service providers in better understanding Muslims, their faith and their culture.

ISBN/ISSN: 
COMM.I85 2002

Association canadienne des écoles de service social

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Français
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Advocacy
Groupe de pression

Forms a national charitable association of university faculties, schools and departments offering professional education in social work at the undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate levels. Works to advance the standards, effectiveness and relevance of social work education and scholarship in Canada, and in other countries through active participation in international associations.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(613) 792-1953
Email Address: 
cassw@cassw-acess.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(613) 792-1956
Street Address: 
1398 Star Top Road
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1B 4V7

Training social workers in a feminist approach to conjugal violence: summary of an action research

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English
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Author: 
Ann Pâquet-Deehy
Maryse Rinfret-Raynor
Ginette Larouche
Publisher: 
National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Documents the experiences of fifteen social workers in training to learn a new feminist intervention model for abused women.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 2921041111
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Includes bibliographical references.

Guidebook on vicarious trauma: recommended solutions for anti-violence workers

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Jan I. Richardson
Publisher: 
Public Health Agency of Canada, National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes the effect on therapists, counsellors, and advocates resulting from exposure to the trauma experiences of their clients. Offers management strategies for vicarious trauma as an occupational hazard.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 066229517X
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Includes bibliographical references.

Self-care for caregivers: responding to the stress of terrorism and armed conflicts

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English
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Mental Health Promotion Unit, Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Offers recommendations for caregivers (doctors, psychologists, social workers, nurses, physchiatrists, teachers, counsellors, and other health workers) to help themselves and other deal with the stress of terrorists attacks and armed conflict.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
CARE.S45 2002
ISBN 0662317858

Canadian Association of Social Workers

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy

Provides a national leadership role in strengthening and advancing the social work profession in Canada.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613-729-6668
Email Address: 
casw@casw-acts.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
613-729-9608
Street Address: 
402-383 Parkdale Ave
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1Y 4R4
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