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• Difficult: Mothering Challenging Adult Children Through Conflict and Change
By Judith R. Smith, PhD, LCSW

• Politics for Social Workers: A Practical Guide to Effecting Change
By Stephen Pimpare

The Everyday Autism Handbook for Schools
By Claire Droney and Annelies Verbiest

The Teacher Toolbox for a Calm and Connected Classroom
By Joanna Schwartz

Social Work, Sociometry, and Psychodrama: Experiential Approaches for Group Therapists, Community Leaders, and Social Workers
By Scott Giacomucci, DSW, LCSW, BCD, FAAETS, PAT

The Innocent Eyes of a Child: Everyone’s Little Girl, but Nobody’s Child
By Trea Jackson

Treating the Eating Disorder Self: A Comprehensive Model for the Social Work Therapist
By Mary Anne Cohen, LCSW

Queer Social Work: Cases for LGBTQ+ Affirmative Practice
Edited by Tyler M. Argüello

• C.A.R.E: A Natural Mentoring Intervention for Older Youth in Foster Care
By Johanna K. P. Greeson, MSS, MLSP, PhD

Working With Grief and Traumatic Loss — Theory, Practice, Personal Reflection, and Self-Care
By Elizabeth Counselman-Carpenter, PhD, and Alexis Redcay, PhD

• The Hospice Team: Who We Are and How We Care
Edited by Rabbi Chaim Joseph Wender, DMin, F.LBC, and Patricia Ellen Morrison, LCSW

Parents Under Pressure: Struggling to Raise Children in an Unequal America
By Karen Zilberstein, LICSW

Connected Teaching: Relationship, Power and Mattering in Higher Education
By Harriet Schwartz, PhD

• Teaching Social Work With Digital Technology
By Laurel Iverson Hitchcock, Melanie Sage, and Nancy J. Smyth

• Digital Social Work — Tools for Practice with Individuals, Organizations, and Communities
Edited by Lauri Goldkind, Lea Wolf, and Paul P. Freddolino

• Stress, Trauma, and Decision-Making for Social Workers
By Cheryl Regehr

Social Empathy: The Art of Understanding Others 
By Elizabeth A. Segal

• Political Social Work: Using Power to Create Social Change
By Suzanne Pritzker and Shannon R. Lane

• Expressive Arts for Social Work and Social Change
By Tuula Heinonen, Deana Halonen, and Elizabeth Krahn

Start Here: A Road Map to Reducing Mass Incarceration 
By Greg Berman and Julian Adler

Written Off — Mental Health Stigma and the Loss of Human Potential
By Phillip T. Yanos

• The Future of Us — What the Dreams of Children Mean for the Twenty-First Century
By Irwin Redlener, MD

• Handbook on Bullying Prevention: A Life Course Perspective 
By Catherine P. Bradshaw

LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice and Palliative Care 
By Kimberly D. Acquaviva

Seeing What Others Cannot See
By Thomas G. West

On the Parole Board—Reflections on Crime, Punishment, Redemption, and Justice
By Frederic G. Reamer, PhD

Spirituality and Hospice Social Work
By Ann M. Callahan

Fundamentals of LGBT Substance Use Disorders: Multiple Identities, Multiple Challenges
By Mary E. Collins

Macro Perspectives on Youths Aging Out of Foster Care
By Mary E. Collins

• The Immigrant Other: Lived Experiences in a Transitional World
Edited by Rich Furman, Greg Lamphear, and Douglas Epps

• Social Work With People With Learning Difficulties: Making a Difference
By Susan Hunter and Denis Rowley

Social Work Documentation, 2nd Edition
By Nancy L. Sidell

• Taking on Diversity: How We Can Move from Anxiety to Respect
By Rupert W. Nacoste

• Understanding and Treating Military Sexual Trauma
By Kristen Zaleski, PhD, MSW

• In Our Hands: The Struggle for U.S. Child Care Policy
By Elizabeth Palley and Corey S. Shdaimah

• The Inner Life Of The Dying Person
By Allan Kellehear

• Not on Speaking Terms: Clinical Strategies to Resolve Family and Friendship Cutoffs
By Elena Lesser Bruun and Suzanne Michael

• Social Work Live: Theory and Practice in Social Work Using Videos
By Carol Dorr

• The Assault on Social Policy
By William Roth and Susan J. Peters

• Mindfulness & Acceptance in Social Work: Evidence-Based Interventions & Emerging Applications
Edited by Matthew S. Boone, LCSW

• Catch the Fire: An Art-Full Guide to Unleashing the Creative Power of Youth, Adults, and Communities
By Peggy Taylor and Charlie Murphy

Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement for Addiction, Stress, and Pain By Eric L. Garland, PhD, LCSW

Youth Voice Project: Student Insights Into Bullying and Peer Mistreatment by Stan Davis and Charisse L. Nixon, PhD

Children With Multiple Mental Health Challenges: An Integrated Approach to Intervention By Sarah Landy, PhD, CPsych, and Susan Bradley, MD, FRCP (C)

The Children's Bureau — Shaping a Century of Child Welfare Practices, Programs, and Policies By Katharine Briar-Lawson, MSW, PhD; Mary McCarthy, PhD, LMSW; and Nancy Dickinson, MSSW, PhD

Hospice Social Work By Dona J. Reese, PhD, MSW, LCSW

Oddly Normal: One Family's Struggle to Help Their Teenage Son Come to Terms With His Sexuality By John Schwartz

School Bullying: New Perspectives on a Growing Problem by David R. Dupper, PhD

Handbook of Military Social Work edited by Allen Rubin, Eugenia L. Weiss, and Jose E. Coll

Risk, Resilience, and Positive Youth Development  by Jenson, Alter, Nicotera, Anthony, and Forrest-Bank

The Profession of Social Work: Guided by History, Led by Evidence  Ed by Catherine N. Dulmus, PhD, and Karen M. Sowers, PhD

Social Work Fields of Practice: Historical Trends, Professional Issues, and Future Opportunities  ed. by Catherine N. Dulmus, PhD, Karen M. Sowers, PhD

Boundary Issues and Dual Relationships in the Human Services by Frederic G. Reamer, PhD

Patience: A Gay Man’s Virtue by Jed La Lumiere

Advocacy Practice for Social Justice, 2nd edition by Richard Hoefer, PhD, MSW

Social Work Matters: The Power of Linking Policy and Practice edited by Elizabeth F. Hoffler, MSW, and Elizabeth J. Clark, PhD, ACSW, MPH

Healing Stress in Military Families: Eight Steps to Wellness by Lorie DeCarvalho, PhD, and Julia Whealin, PhD

The Lives of Transgender People by Genny Beemyn and Susan R. Rankin

My Girls: A Story of Survival and Togetherness in the Inner City by Graham Danzer

The Parent Effect: How Parenting Style Affects Adolescent Behavior and Personality Development by Joanne E. Carlson

The Life and Thought of Louis Lowy: Social Work Through the Holocaust by Lorrie Greenhouse Gardella

The Ultimate Betrayal: A Renewed Look at Intimate Partner Violence by Tricia B. Bent-Goodley, PhD

Change Research: A Case Study on Collaborative Methods for Social Workers and Advocates by Corey S. Shdaimah, PhD; Roland W. Stahl, PhD; and Sanford F. Schram, PhD

Skinny Revisited: Rethinking Anorexia Nervosa and Its Treatment by Maria Baratta, PhD, LCSW, ACSW, BCD

Street Kids: Homeless Youth, Outreach, and Policing New York’s Streets by Kristina E. Gibson

Dying to Be Men: Psychosocial, Environmental, and Biobehavioral Directions in Promoting the Health of Men and Boys By Will Courtenay, PhD, LCSW

• Successfully Surviving a Brain Injury: A Family Guidebook — From the Emergency Room to Selecting a Rehabilitation Facility By Garry Prowe

• Handbook of HIV and Social Work: Principles, Practice, and Populations By Cynthia Cannon Poindexter, MSW, PhD

• This is Not a Fire Drill: Crisis Intervention and Prevention on College Campuses by Rick A. Myer, Richard K. James, Patrice Moulton

• Community Practice: Theories and Skills for Social Workers, Third Edition by David A. Hardcastle, PhD; Patricia R. Powers, PhD; Stanley Wenocur, PhD

• Suicide, Self-Injury, and Violence in the Schools: Assessment, Prevention, and Intervention Strategiesby Gerald A. Juhnke, Paul F. Granello, Darcy Haag Granello

• Working With Female Offenders: A Gender-Sensitive Approach by Katherine van Wormer

• Social Work With African American Males: Health, Mental Health, and Social Policy edited by Waldo E. Johnson, Jr.

• Response to Intervention: A Guide for School Social Workers by James P. Clark, MSW, and Michelle Alvarez, MSW, EdD

• Coming Out, Coming Home: Helping Families Adjust to a Gay or Lesbian Child by Michael C. LaSala, PhD, LCSW

• Teaching in Social Work: An Educators’ Guide to Theory and Practice by Jeane W. Anastas, PhD, LMSW

• Social Work Practice With Men at Risk by Rich Furman, MSW, PhD

• The Art of Conversation Through Serious Illness: Lessons for Caregivers by Richard P. McQuellon and Michael A. Cowan

• Transgender Explained For Those Who Are Not by Joanne Herman

• Write for Your Lives: Inspire Your Creative Writing with Buddhist Wisdom by Joseph Sestito

• Women Healing Women: A Model of Hope for Oppressed Women Everywhere by William Keepin, PhD, and Cynthia Brix, MDiv

• Marriage and Family: Perspectives and Complexities Eds. H. Elizabeth Peters and Claire Kamp Dush

• International Social Work Policy and Practice: Practical Insights and Perspectives Eds. Carolyn J. Tice, Dennis D. Long

• Spiritual Diversity in Social Work Practice: The Heart of Helping, 2nd ed. by Edward R. Canda, PhD, and Leola Dyrud Furman, PhD

• Integrative Body-Mind-Spirit Social Work: An Empirically Based Approach to Assessment and Treatment by Mo Yee Lee, Siu-man Ng, Pamela Pui Yu Leung, Cecilia Lai Wan Chan

• Substance Use Disorders in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Clients: Assessment and Treatment by Sandra Anderson

• Changing People's Lives While Transforming Your Own: Paths to Social Justice and Global Human Rights (with DVD) by Jeffrey A. Kottler and Mike Marriner

• Evidence-Based Practice of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy by Deborah Dobson and Keith S. Dobson

• Instant Psychopharmacology, third edition by Ronald J. Diamond