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Disability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service PracticeThe third edition of Disability remains an indispensable tool for human service practitioners in understanding disability from an empowerment perspective. The authors address policy, theory, description, and practice, stressing the difference of disability rather than the dysfunction of disability. The text is illustrated with in-depth personal narratives by those living with disability and thought-provoking sidebars that ask readers to consider the implications of their own reactions to disabil…

Disability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service PracticeThe third edition of Disability remains an indispensable tool for human service practitioners in understanding disability from an empowerment perspective. The authors address policy, theory, description, and practice, stressing the difference of disability rather than the dysfunction of disability. The text is illustrated with in-depth personal narratives by those living with disability and thought-provoking sidebars that ask readers to consider the implications of their own reactions to disabil…

Disability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service PracticeThis comprehensive text fills a huge void in the field! Romel W. Mackelprang and Richard O. Salsgiver introduce an empowerment approach to working with persons with disabilities — a direction that lights the way for human service workers and provides clients with greater independence and resilience. The authors are ardent in their desire to empower persons with disabilities by building on their strengths. This comprehensive book features a ground-breaking, strengths-based approach that fills a …

Disability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service PracticeDisability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service Practice, 2e, is a must read for all human service practitioners who serve clients with disabilities. This sensitive and detailed book highlights a strengths-based social model that emphasizes diversity, identity, and empowerment. Mackelprang and Salsgiver use clinical practice and social advocacy to provide practical solutions to combat stereotypes….

Disability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service Practice by Romel W. Mackelprang Published by Lyceum Books 2nd (second) edition (2009) PaperbackDisability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service Practice, 2e, is a must read for all human service practitioners who serve clients with disabilities. This sensitive and detailed book highlights a strengths-based social model that emphasizes diversity, identity, and empowerment. Mackelprang and Salsgiver use clinical practice and social advocacy to provide practical solutions to combat stereotypes….

Disability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service Practice 2nd (second) by Romel W. Mackelprang, Richard O. Salsgiver (2009) PaperbackDisability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service Practice, 2e, is a must read for all human service practitioners who serve clients with disabilities. This sensitive and detailed book highlights a strengths-based social model that emphasizes diversity, identity, and empowerment. Mackelprang and Salsgiver use clinical practice and social advocacy to provide practical solutions to combat stereotypes….