Social Work: Youth Work

  • Life and Loss: A Guide to Help Grieving Children book cover

    Life and Loss

    A Guide to Help Grieving Children, 3rd Edition

    By Linda Goldman

    Many clinicians recognize that denying or ignoring grief issues in children leaves them feeling alone and that acknowledging loss is crucial part of a child’s healthy development. Really dealing with loss in productive ways, however, is sometimes easier said than done. For decades, Life and Loss…

    Paperback – 2013-08-23
    Routledge

  • Involving Children and Young People in Health and Social Care Research book cover

    Involving Children and Young People in Health and Social Care Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jennie Fleming, Thilo Boeck

    Lead by both children’s rights perspectives and methodological arguments there is an increasing emphasis on children and young people’s participation in health and social care research by researchers, policy makers and funding bodies – with many now considering the active involvement of children…

    Paperback – 2013-05-31
    Routledge

  • Psychological Trauma and Juvenile Delinquency: New Directions in Research and Intervention book cover

    Psychological Trauma and Juvenile Delinquency

    New Directions in Research and Intervention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia K. Kerig

    Recent years have seen an explosion of new research dedicated to understanding the link between psychological trauma and juvenile delinquency. Building on the work of the previous decade which uncovered shocking rates of trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress among juvenile justice-involved youth…

    Hardback – 2013-03-19
    Routledge

  • From Trauma to Healing: A Social Worker's Guide to Working with Survivors book cover

    From Trauma to Healing

    A Social Worker's Guide to Working with Survivors, 1st Edition

    By Ann Goelitz

    From Trauma to Healing: A Social Worker’s Guide for Working With Survivors is the next significant publication on trauma in the field of social work. Since September 11 and Hurricane Katrina, social workers have come together increasingly to consider how traumatic events impact practice. From…

    Paperback – 2013-02-22
    Routledge

  • Skills in Neighbourhood Work book cover

    Skills in Neighbourhood Work

    4th Edition

    By Paul Henderson, David N. Thomas

    Skills in Neighbourhood Work is a practice textbook. It explains the skills, knowledge and techniques needed by community workers and other practitioners to work effectively in and with communities. While the principles and methods it describes have stood the test of time, the political, economic…

    Paperback – 2012-11-09
    Routledge

  • Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults: A Clinician’s Guide to the Transition From Adolescence to Autonomy book cover

    Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults

    A Clinician’s Guide to the Transition From Adolescence to Autonomy, 1st Edition

    By Brad Sachs

    Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults is an indispensible guidebook to the unique set of problems and opportunities that families face when young adults are experiencing difficulty pulling anchor and setting sail. Renowned clinician Brad Sachs, PhD, provides both a conceptual…

    Paperback – 2012-11-05
    Routledge

  • Understanding Family Diversity and Home - School Relations: A guide for students and practitioners in early years and primary settings book cover

    Understanding Family Diversity and Home - School Relations

    A guide for students and practitioners in early years and primary settings, 1st Edition

    By Gianna Knowles, Radhika Holmstrom

    How can adults in Early Years settings and primary schools fully embrace the diverse nature of family life of the children they are working with? This essential text will help students and those already working with children to understand both theoretically and practically, what may constitute a ‘…

    Paperback – 2012-07-27
    Routledge

  • Thinking Comprehensively About Education: Spaces of Educative Possibility and their Implications for Public Policy book cover

    Thinking Comprehensively About Education

    Spaces of Educative Possibility and their Implications for Public Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ezekiel Dixon-Román, Edmund W. Gordon

    While much is known about the critical importance of educative experiences outside of school, little is known about the social systems, community programs, and everyday practices that can facilitate learning outside of the classroom. Thinking Comprehensively About Education sheds much-needed light…

    Paperback – 2012-05-21
    Routledge

  • Transforming Youth Justice book cover

    Transforming Youth Justice

    1st Edition

    By Anna Souhami

    In 1997 the newly modernized Labour party swept into power promising a radical overhaul of the youth justice system. The creation of inter-agency Youth Offending Teams (YOTs) for the delivery of youth justice services were the cornerstone of the new approach. These new YOTs were designed to tackle…

    Paperback – 2012-03-20
    Routledge

  • Children in Difficulty: A guide to understanding and helping book cover

    Children in Difficulty

    A guide to understanding and helping, 3rd Edition

    By Julian Elliott, Maurice Place

    Written by two leading experts in the field, this welcome third edition of Children in Difficulty: A guide to understanding and helping discusses some of the most common, yet incapacitating, difficulties that are frequently encountered by young children and adolescents. This includes such topics as…

    Paperback – 2011-12-13
    Routledge

  • Critical Issues in Youth Work Management book cover

    Critical Issues in Youth Work Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jon Ord

    This valuable textbook communicates the complexities and controversies at the heart of youth work management, exploring key issues in a critical fashion. Written by a team of experienced youth work lecturers, the chapters cover topics such as planning, evaluation and supervision, whilst…

    Paperback – 2011-11-18
    Routledge

  • Learning to Liberate: Community-Based Solutions to the Crisis in Urban Education book cover

    Learning to Liberate

    Community-Based Solutions to the Crisis in Urban Education, 1st Edition

    By Vajra Watson

    Few problems in education are as pressing as the severe crisis in urban schools. Though educators have tried a wide range of remedies, dismal results persist. This is especially true for low-income youth of color, who drop out of school—and into incarceration—at extremely high rates. The dual…

    Paperback – 2011-11-16
    Routledge
    Critical Social Thought

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