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Social work


A selection of databases related to social work. 

For a full list of NSLHD database subscriptions go to Springboard.

Nursing and Allied Health literature including Social Work, Physiotherapy, Psychology, Podiatry, Speech Pathology, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy. 

APA PsycInfo 
A database with a focus on mental health. It includes references to psychological, social, behavioural, and health sciences literature.

A neurorehab evidence resource database that catalogues studies of cognitive, behavioural and other treatments for psychological problems and issues occurring as a consequence of acquired brain impairment (ABI).


Evidence-Based Practice in Clinical Social Work (2019)
A beginner's guide to evidence-based practice in health and social care (2017)
Clinical gerontological social work practice (2014)
Social work practice in health : an introduction to contexts, theories and skills (2018)
Empirically based interventions targeting social problems (2019)
Essential research methods for social work (2016)
Gerontological social work and the grand challenges : focusing on policy and practice (2019)
Mastering approaches to diversity in social work (2012)
Mental health in social work : a casebook on diagnosis and strengths-based assessment (2015)
Mental health social work  (2017)
Social work : from theory to practice (2015)
Social work and the law : a guide for ethical practice (2020)
Social work with Indigenous communities : a human rights approach (2014)
Successful project management in social work and social care (2012)
Modern social work theory (2014)
Social development in social work : practices and principles (2016)
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