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Suggested approaches

There are alternative ways to search for theories - try terms like framework or model or approach 

  • Behaviorism
  • behaviorist model
  • biopsychosocial theory
    • biopsychosocial approach

      biopsychosocial model

  • Conflict Theories
    • conflict perspective
  • Constructivism
    • Social Constructionism
    • Constructivist theory
  • Empowerment Theory
    • empowerment model
  • Exchange Theory
  • Family Theory
    • Family theory perspectives
    • Family Systems Theory
    • Bowen family systems
  • Humanistic theory
    • humanistic approach
    • humanistic psychology
    • humanistic framework
  • Psychodynamic Theory
    • Psychodynamic Psychotheraqpy
  • Social Learning theory
  • Symbolic Interaction Theory
    • Symbolic Interactionism
    • Symbolic Interactionist Approach

Search across recommended EBSCO databases simultaneously.

Start with Social Work Abstracts --> Choose Databases will open a new screen enabling you to select other relevant databases like SocINDEX, Psychology & Behavioral Sciences, Social Sciences Abstracts, CINAHL Complete, etc. Choose. Click OK

Search across recommended ProQuest Databases simultaneously

Start from Sociological Abstracts, select Change databases, and search across the databases listed below.