Teamwork in Human Services - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750695190, 9781483293639

Teamwork in Human Services

1st Edition

Models and Applications across the Life Span

Authors: Frank Orelove
Editors: Howard Garner
eBook ISBN: 9781483293639
Paperback ISBN: 9780750695190
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 1st June 1994

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This book provides an in depth analysis of the critical issues in teamwork in human services organizations and a complete discussion of four models of teamwork. The book includes discussion and analysis of teams in action in settings dealing with all age
groups. This book is designed for both graduate students and practicing professionals. It serves as a textbook for interdisciplinary courses in both university courses and in service training experiences.

Table of Contents

Preface; Part 1. MODELS OF TEAMWORK; Critical Issues in Teamwork; Multidisciplinary versus Interdisciplinary Teamwork; Transdisciplinary Teamwork; Interagency Collaboration: An Application of Being Interdisciplinary; Part 2. TEAMS IN ACTION;
Early Intervention Programs; Teamwork and the Involvement of Parents in Special Education Programming; Teamwork: An Organizational Priority in Residential Childcare; Teamwork in Medical Settings; Hospitals, Clinics, And Communities; Community Services and
Supports for Persons with Disabilities; Programs for Older Persons; Index


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About the Author

Frank Orelove

Affiliations and Expertise

Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA

About the Editor

Howard Garner