"Empowerment has become a well-used term across a wide variety of work settings that involve dealing with people and their problems. But has it established itself as a central part of good practice or is it often an empty word? And what of power? It is a central theme of human services practice but, like empowerment, is often only loosely examined."--BOOK JACKET.Thompson, Neil is the author of 'Power and Empowerment Tip ', published 2007 under ISBN 9781903855997 and ISBN 1903855993.