Social Work: Youth Work

  • Youth Justice: A Critical Introduction book cover

    Youth Justice

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Case

    This book provides a comprehensive, student-friendly and critical introduction to youth justice in England and Wales, offering a balanced evaluation of its development, rationale, nature and evidence base. It explores the evolution of definitions and explanations of youth offending and examines the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21
    Routledge

  • Governing Youth Politics in the Age of Surveillance book cover

    Governing Youth Politics in the Age of Surveillance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria T. Grasso, Judith Bessant

    Drawing on case studies from around the world, contributors to this ground-breaking book explore a major contemporary paradox: on the one hand, young people today are at the forefront of political campaigns promoting social rights and ethical ideas that challenge authoritarian orders and elite…

    Hardback – 2018-02-14
    Routledge
    The Criminalization of Political Dissent

  • Re-Circuiting Trauma Pathways in Adults, Parents, and Children: A Brain-Based, Intergenerational Trauma Treatment Method book cover

    Re-Circuiting Trauma Pathways in Adults, Parents, and Children

    A Brain-Based, Intergenerational Trauma Treatment Method, 1st Edition

    By Valerie Copping

    Re-Circuiting Trauma Pathways in Adults, Parents, and Children presents the evidence-informed and substantiated Intergenerational Trauma Treatment Model (ITTM), with an emphasis on up-to-date trauma theory, the development of specialized clinical skills, and the replicability of methods. Grounded…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Green, Andy Smith

    The Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport is a comprehensive survey of the latest research into young people’s involvement in sport. Drawing on a wide diversity of disciplines, including sociology, psychology, policy studies, coaching, physical education and physiology, the book examines the importance…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Understanding and Responding to Child Sexual Exploitation book cover

    Understanding and Responding to Child Sexual Exploitation

    1st Edition

    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 manage and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19
    Routledge

  • The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy: Including Horses in Human Healthcare book cover

    The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy

    Including Horses in Human Healthcare, 1st Edition

    By Leif Hallberg

    The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy bridges theory, research, and practical methods to fill a rapidly developing gap for physical, occupational, speech, and mental health professionals interested in incorporating horses in therapy. Extensively researched and citing over 300…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook: A Learning Guide for Professionals and Students book cover

    The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook

    A Learning Guide for Professionals and Students, 1st Edition

    By Leif Hallberg

    The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook gives readers the tools they need to increase professional competency and personalize the practical applications of equine-assisted therapy. Each chapter includes thought-provoking ethical questions, hands-on learning activities, self-assessments, practical…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

  • Participatory Evaluation in Youth and Community Work: Theory and Practice book cover

    Participatory Evaluation in Youth and Community Work

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Susan Cooper

    Evaluation is an essential element of professional practice. However, there is little in the literature that is designed to help students involve and support young people in evaluating the impact of youth work activities. This comprehensive book explores current thinking about evaluation in the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood: Effective Policy and Practice book cover

    Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood

    Effective Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Alison Hadley

    Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood provides a comprehensive, unparalleled insight into the  UK Government’s highly successful Teenage Pregnancy Strategy (TPS) for England which reduced the under-18 pregnancy rate by well over 50%, and considers how the lessons from this policy can be applied…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Rethinking Outdoor, Experiential and Informal Education: Beyond the Confines book cover

    Rethinking Outdoor, Experiential and Informal Education

    Beyond the Confines, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Jeffs, Jon Ord

    This book seeks to bring together the two disciplines of informal and outdoor education, and challenges readers to think differently about outdoor and adventure education. It develops core ideas and thinking about informal education within outdoor settings, and explores how its principles and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
    Routledge

  • Promoting Young People's Wellbeing through Empowerment and Agency: A Critical Framework for Practice book cover

    Promoting Young People's Wellbeing through Empowerment and Agency

    A Critical Framework for Practice, 1st Edition

    By Lucy Maynard, Karen Stuart

    The terms ‘wellbeing’, ‘empowerment’ and ‘agency’ are common parlance in policy and practice with children, young people and families (CYPF), yet are often misused or not fully understood. Further, there is a disconnect between these abstract concepts and tangible practice with CYPF. This book…

    Paperback – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • The Evidence-based Parenting Practitioner's Handbook book cover

    The Evidence-based Parenting Practitioner's Handbook

    1st Edition

    By Kirsten Asmussen

    The Evidence-based Parenting Practitioner’s Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the knowledge necessary to effectively deliver evidence-based parenting interventions within community and health settings. Using clear examples of how this knowledge can inform frontline work with parents,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

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