|aSurviving your social work placement /|cRobert Lomax ... [et al.].
|aHoundmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ;|aNew York :|bPalgrave Macmillan,|c2010.
|axxvi, 149 p. :|bill. ;|c19 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 139-141) and index.
|aIntroduction -- Getting started -- Learning in practice -- Using theory and knowledge in practice -- Keeping service users central to your learning and practice -- Making the most of supervision --Being assessed -- Managing stress on placement -- Troubleshooting -- Moving on from your placement -- Appendix A National occupational standards for social work (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) -- Appendix B. Standards in social work education (Scotland).
|a"This book is an essential study aid for social work students preparing for and undertaking work placements. Focussing on reflective practice and full of tips, quotes, activities and illustrations, it offers clear down-to-earth advice and support on how to get the most out of work-based learning opportunities"--|cProvided by publisher.