Social Work: Youth Work

  • 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

  • International Safeguards for Children in Sport: Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture book cover

    International Safeguards for Children in Sport

    Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Rhind, Frank Owusu-Sekyere

    Safeguarding should be a central concern for any sports organisation working with children or young people. This significant new study examines the development, implementation and impact of the International Safeguards for Children in Sport; a set of guidelines drawn up by a working group of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • 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

  • Criminal Justice: An Introduction book cover

    Criminal Justice

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Peter Joyce

    This revised and expanded third edition offers a comprehensive and engaging introduction to the criminal justice system of England and Wales. Starting with an overview of the main theories of the causes of crime, this book explores and discusses the operation of the main criminal justice agencies…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge

  • Examining the Relationship between Trauma and Addiction book cover

    Examining the Relationship between Trauma and Addiction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shelly Wiechelt, Shulamith Lala A. Straussner

    Trauma, trauma-related disorders, substance use, and addictive disorders often co-occur, and frequently play a role in the problems and issues that social workers contend with in their practice with individuals, families, and communities. Research shows that there is a relationship between…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • The Education of Children and Young People in State Care book cover

    The Education of Children and Young People in State Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sonia Jackson, Ingrid Hojer

    Young people who leave care with few or no educational qualifications are at very high risk of social exclusion in adulthood. Yet in the past their education has attracted little attention from researchers or professionals. Studies by the editors and contributors to this volume show that the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

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