case work


case work
'case work
n [U]
work that a ↑social worker does which is concerned with the problems of a particular person or family that needs help
>caseworker n

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • case-work — ● case work, case works nom masculin (anglais case work, étude de cas) Technique d aide, surtout utilisée dans les services sociaux, visant à faire prendre conscience au client, au moyen d entretiens, des difficultés psychologiques qui sous… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • case work — case ,work noun uncount work that a SOCIAL WORKER does to help a particular person or group of people with social problems. The person who does this work is called a case worker …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • case work — UK US noun [uncountable] work that a social worker does to help a particular person or group of people with social problems. The person who does this work is called a case worker . Thesaurus: help with social problemshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • case|work|er — «KAYS WUR kuhr», noun. a person trained to collect case histories of individuals or families to help them with advice, guidance, or treatment. Caseworkers are usually employed by psychiatric clinics and social counseling agencies rather than by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • case|work — «KAYS WURK», noun. the work of a caseworker; thorough study of the history, environment, experiences, illnesses, or the like, of an individual or family as a basis for advice, guidance, or treatment …   Useful english dictionary

  • case work — UK / US noun [uncountable] work that a social worker does to help a particular person or group of people with social problems. The person who does this work is called a case worker …   English dictionary

  • case work — noun (U) work that a social worker does which is concerned with the problems of a particular person or family that needs help caseworker noun (C) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Case work — Вставка в переплётную крышку; Изготовление переплётных крышек; Изготовление футляров; Процессы, относящиеся к изготовлению текстовой формы и печати с не? …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • case work — see social services …   Medical dictionary

  • case work — see social services …   The new mediacal dictionary