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Social Work: Evidence-Based Practice

Use this guide for social work resources, news, journal articles and more.

What is Evidence-Based Social Work Practice?

Evidence-based social work is the mindful and systematic identification, analysis, evaluation, and synthesis of evidence of practice effectiveness as a primary part of an integrative and collaborative process concerning the application of service to members of target client groups.

- Barry Cournoyer

Related Guide

Pyramid of Evidence

EMB Pyramid from FSU College of Medicine Library

  Acronyms:  SRs =  Systematic Reviews    RCTs = Randomized Controlled Trials

 EBM Tools 

Books

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evidence-based social work.