Introduction: legal and social work issues with immigrants / Elaine Congress Legal classification of immigrants / Fernando Chang-Muy Culturally competent social work practice with immigrant populations / Carmen Ortiz Hendricks Theory and social work practice with immigrant populations / Betty Garcia Social work and physical health issues of immigrants / Sarah Blair Smith Mental health issues in new immigrant communities / Denise Michultka Avoiding unintended consequences in civil advocacy for criminally charged immigrants / Alina Das Immigrants and employment / Marielena Hincapié Immigrant children and education / Len Rieser Women, gender-based violence, and immigration / Sujata Warrier and Jennifer Rose Working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender immigrants / Rachel B. Tiven and Victoria Neilson Older adult immigrants in the United States : issues and services / Patricia Brownell and Robin Creswick Fenley Overview of immigrant eligibility for federal programs / Tanya Broder Social workers and immigrant advocacy / Jasmeet Kaur Sidhu.
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