Social Work: Child and Family Social Work

  • The Holistic Care and Development of Children from Birth to Three: An Essential Guide for Students and Practitioners book cover

    The Holistic Care and Development of Children from Birth to Three

    An Essential Guide for Students and Practitioners

    By Kathy Brodie

    The Holistic Care and Development of Children from Birth to Three provides students and practitioners with the knowledge and understanding they need to meet the complex needs of babies and toddlers. With a focus on the fundamentally holistic nature of young children’s development, and emphasising…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Leadership in Child and Family Practice book cover

    Leadership in Child and Family Practice

    Edited by Margarita Frederico, Nadine Cameron, Maureen Long

    Bringing together contributions from leading specialists and professionals in the field, this book provides an important overview of the knowledge and skills required for high quality leadership within the risk averse and challenging area of child and family practice. It comprises a mixture of…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge Academic

  • Understanding and Responding to Child Sexual Exploitation book cover

    Understanding and Responding to Child Sexual Exploitation

    Edited by Helen Beckett, Jenny Pearce

    The issue of child sexual exploitation (CSE) has received intense scrutiny in recent years, following a number of high profile legal cases, serious case reviews and inquiries. This has resulted in increasing expectations that those working in the field will know how to appropriately control and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge Academic

  • Contemporary Perspectives on Social Work in Acquired Brain Injury book cover

    Contemporary Perspectives on Social Work in Acquired Brain Injury

    Edited by Grahame K. Simpson, Francis K. Yuen

    Contemporary perspectives is the first book to address social work practice in the field of brain injury (BI). Contributions are written by social work authors from around the world, and highlight the diversity of social work practice and theory within this field. Chapters range from practice…

    Hardback – 2018-01-24 
    Routledge

  • Therapeutic Assessment and Intervention in Childcare Legal Proceedings: Engaging families in successful rehabilitation book cover

    Therapeutic Assessment and Intervention in Childcare Legal Proceedings

    Engaging families in successful rehabilitation

    By Mike Davies

    This book draws upon the author’s first-hand clinical experience as an Expert Witness in child and family legal proceedings to explore the success of psychotherapy assessments and interventions. Focusing on families who are seeking to be re-united after the removal of their children into foster…

    Paperback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Medical Play Therapy and Child Life: Interventions in Clinical and Medical Settings book cover

    Handbook of Medical Play Therapy and Child Life

    Interventions in Clinical and Medical Settings

    Edited by Lawrence C. Rubin

    The Handbook of Medical Play Therapy and Child Life brings together the voices and clinical experiences of dedicated clinical practitioners in the fields of play therapy and child life. This volume offers fresh insights and up-to-date research in the use of play with children, adolescents, and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Socioculturally Attuned Family Therapy: Guidelines for Equitable Theory and Practice book cover

    Socioculturally Attuned Family Therapy

    Guidelines for Equitable Theory and Practice

    By Teresa McDowell, Carmen Knudson-Martin, J. Maria Bermudez

    Socioculturally Attuned Family Therapy addresses the need for socially responsible marriage and family therapy that infuses diversity, equity, and inclusion throughout theory and clinical practice. The text begins with a discussion of societal systems, diversity, and socially just practice. The…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Administrative Data and Child Welfare Research: Using Linked Data to Improve Child Welfare Research, Policy, and Practice book cover

    Administrative Data and Child Welfare Research

    Using Linked Data to Improve Child Welfare Research, Policy, and Practice

    Edited by Terry Shaw, Bethany R. Lee, Jill L. Farrell

    Every day, social service agencies collect millions of pieces of data about the children and families they serve. Agencies depend on this data to inform decision-making by personnel throughout the organization and to provide meaningful research and evaluation on program effectiveness and outcomes.…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20 
    Routledge

  • Children of Incarcerated Parents: Challenges and Promise book cover

    Children of Incarcerated Parents

    Challenges and Promise

    Edited by Marian S. Harris, J. Mark Eddy

    This book highlights the myriad factors that can impact the children of incarcerated parents. It is no secret that the United States continues to be the leading nation for the incarceration of men and women, and this this large prison population includes approximately 120,000 incarcerated mothers…

    Hardback – 2017-11-17 
    Routledge

  • Working with Co-Parents: A Manual for Therapists book cover

    Working with Co-Parents

    A Manual for Therapists

    By Mary L. Jeppsen

    Working with Co-Parents is a practical manual for therapists and social workers who work with divorced and/or separated parents of children. Unique among other books that focus on therapy with the parents individually, the author’s model brings the divorced couple together to help them understand…

    Paperback – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge

  • Family Support - Linking Project Evaluation to Policy Analysis book cover

    Family Support - Linking Project Evaluation to Policy Analysis

    By John Pinkerton, Kathryn Higgins

    This title was first published in 2000:  This book provides an exploration of the link between individualized project evaluation and policy analysis. The conceptual and legislative frameworks which contextualize family support are explored in full. By drawing on existing literature and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Criminal Responsibility of Children and Young Persons: A Comparison of English and German Law book cover

    The Criminal Responsibility of Children and Young Persons

    A Comparison of English and German Law

    By Thomas Crofts

    This title was first published in 2002. Using a comparative and historical analysis of the relevant law and practice in England and Germany, this incisive volume examines the issue of whether there is still a need in modern society for an individual assessment of the criminal responsibility of…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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