Confronting Prejudice: Lesbian and Gay Issues in Social Work by Janette Logan,Sheila Kershaw,Kate Karban,Sue Mills,Joy

By Janette Logan,Sheila Kershaw,Kate Karban,Sue Mills,Joy Trotter,Margo Sinclair

This e-book brings lesbian and homosexual concerns to the centre of the controversy on anti-oppressive perform. it truly is an available and functional consultant to the topic for all concerned with scholar studying, aiming to supply perform lecturers and educators with instruments to aid scholars improve their knowing of the results of heterosexism in addition to delivering options for confident perform. half 1 considers: ¢ the social heritage, elevating vital concerns in regards to the ways that lesbians and homosexual males are marginalised in society and the following mirrored image in social paintings schooling and perform; ¢ the felony framework in which social staff and probation officials function, drawing realization to a few of the tensions and dilemmas dealing with practitioners trying to improve anti-discriminatory and anti-oppressive perform; ¢ a framework in which to boost non-homophobic and non-heterosexist perform in the degree in Social paintings, elevating vital matters which must be addressed either in the educational associations and the perform studying setting; ¢ how one can facilitate scholars’ studying on the subject of anti-discriminatory and anti-oppressive perform with lesbian and homosexual provider clients; ¢ the evaluate of scholars’ competence in the educational and perform curriculum; ¢ a version of excellent perform in operating with lesbians and homosexual males, supplying functional feedback which are integrated into present regulations and tactics. half 2 offers useful educating and coaching fabrics together with how you can organise the learning consultation, routines and notes for running shoes. those may be tailored to mirror person or crew wishes, in the perform studying or educational environment.

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