Aboriginal fields of practice / edited by Bindi Bennett.Publisher: London, UK : Red Globe Press, an imprint of Macmillan Education Limited, 2021Copyright date: ©2021Description: xiii, 325 pages ; 24 cm. [Paperback]Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781352012330; 1352012332; 9781352012286; 1352012286Subject(s): Social work with indigenous peoples -- Australia | Aboriginal Australians -- Services for | Aboriginal Australians | Aboriginal Australians -- Sociological aspects | Aboriginal Australians -- Social aspectsDDC classification: 305.89915 LOC classification: DU124.S63 | A26 2021DU123.4
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. The Intersectionality of Indigeneity and Gender in Australian Social Work / Jacob Prehn, Jaycynta Krakouer & Todd Fernando -- 2. Working with Aboriginal LGBTIQ+ People / Péta Phelan -- 3. From the Margins of the Other’s Other: Indigenous Queers and a Crisis of Recognition -- 4. A Culturally Supportive Ethics of Care: Working with Aboriginal Children and Young People / Jessica Russ-Smith & Amelia Wheeler -- 5. Working with Aboriginal Older People / Maddison Williams -- 6. How the Practical Perspectives of Health Impact on Aboriginal Males, Family and Communities / Mick Adams, James Smith & Jesse Fleay -- 7. Mental Health as Spiritual Health: Toward New Understandings of a Healing Approach / Joe Williams & Phill Pallas -- 8. Child Protection Practice with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children, Families and Communities / Kaylene Malthouse & Fiona Oates -- 9. Conversations on Practice in Criminal Justice / Steve Morgan, Clint Hanley, James Fa’Aoso, Claire Walker, Susan Rayment-McHugh & Dimity Adams -- 10. Rural and Remote Social Work with Aboriginal People / Stuart McMinn, Clayton Cruse, Rachael Howard, Nathan Murgha & Phill Pallas -- 11. First Nation Leaders’ Lessons on Sustainability and the Environment for Social Work / Michael Woodley & Dyann Ross -- 12. Resilience-Based Therapeutic Interventions to Address Intergenerational Trauma / Amy Kennedy -- 13. An Ethics Framework Embedded in an Indigenous Epistemology: Implications for Social Work Research and Practice / Maggie Walter & Joselynn Baltra-Ulloa -- 14. Policy: Agendas and Actions. Analysing Policy Effects on First Australian Peoples / Jennie Briese & Jodie Satour -- 15. Aboriginal Activism and Embodying Activism in Social Work / Jessica Russ-Smith & Amelia Wheeler -- 16. Mistakes and Misunderstandings: Why Are Social Workers Still Not Getting It Right? / Bindi Bennett, Stuart McMinn, Nigel Millgate & Claire Morse.
This textbook features a collection of chapters co-written by Aboriginal authors. Informed by current field expertise, it provides an innovative teaching resource that recognizes and appreciates Aboriginal ways of knowing, being and doing, and demonstrates a commitment to decolonizing and reconciliation within social work and Allied Health. The book explores many areas including discussion of practice in criminal justice and an understanding of rural and remote practice.