Establishing a general context and framework for the volumes included in the Group Work Practice Kit, What Is Group Work? presents an inclusive overview of group work in an easy-to-read format. Authors Robert K. Conyne and Leann T. Diederich:
- Define types of groups
- Connect with accreditation and/or specialty standards
- Demonstrate how best practices in group work and attention to diversity and multicultural issues can be used to guide practice
- Illustrate how key group processes (for example, group cohesion) can be used to mobilize effort
- Set the stage for translating available group work evidence into group leader practice
This book is endorsed by the Association for Specialists in Group Work.