Social Work Review Issues 22 (1) and 21 (4)


Introduction to the special themed issue on social work in health care
Liz Beddoe 


Whanau meetings in the hospital: Uncovering the unique role of social workers
Linda Haultain, Andrew Thompson, Matalau Loli, Joanne Herd and Susan Comber 

Competence and risk in older adults: A social work perspective
Mary Farrelly 

Resuscitating health social work
Nicki Weld 

Why continence matters: A social work perspective
Doug Matthews 

The Social Work Alert System: An account of a new initiative in the emergency department at Middlemore Hospital
Angela Todman and Pa’u Tafaogalupe Mulitalo-Lauta 

Mental health and well-being articles

Guest commentary
Margaret Pack 

Applying quality of life in mental health social work practice
Kathy Martindale and Ross Phillips 

Multiple holding: A model for supervision in the context of trauma and abuse
Claire Virtue & Christa Fouché 

Revisions to the therapeutic relationship: A qualitative inquiry into sexual abuse therapists’ theories for practice as a mitigating factor in vicarious traumatisation
Margaret Pack

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy: A social work intervention?
Brent Cooper and Jane Parsons

The Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP): Effectiveness with Chinese consumers
Wenli Zhang, Suet Yi Wong, Yanbing Li, Hong-Shiow Yeh and Yue Zhao

Leadership in action

Professional leadership for social work in state mental health services in Aotearoa New Zealand
David McNabb

Social work clinical leadership in allied health
Kim Fry


Book Reviews 

Guidelines for contributors