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Social work in mental health

Social work in mental health

an evidence-based approach

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Published by J. Wiley in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatric social work,
  • Evidence-based social work

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Bruce A. Thyer and John S. Wodarski.
    ContributionsThyer, Bruce A., Wodarski, John S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV689 .S638 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 592 p. :
    Number of Pages592
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17435471M
    ISBN 100471693049
    ISBN 109780471693048
    LC Control Number2006009509

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