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Social work with children & families

Author: Martin Davies
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
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Martin Davies brings together contributors from a range of universities and practice backgrounds to provide incisive perspectives on this complex field.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Davies
ISBN: 9780230293854 0230293859
OCLC Number: 795354461
Description: xvii, 330 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Social work and the provision of family support --
Introduction / Nick Frost --
Family support: policies for practice / Kate Morris --
The legal foundations of family support work / Leonie Jordan --
The theoretical foundations of family support work / Nick Frost and Pat Dolan --
What research findings tell social workers about family support / Alison McLeod --
Family support work in practice / Jess McCormack --
2. Social work and child protection --
Introduction / Joe Smeeton --
Social policy and child protection: using the heart and the head / Michael Little with David Jodrell and Seden Karakurt --
Legal perspectives on social work in child protection / Caroline Ball --
The place that theory plays in child protection work / Simon Hackett --
The challenging nature of research in child protection / Helga Sneddon --
Child protection social work in practice / Joe Smeeton --
3. Social work in the field of adoption and fostering --
Introduction / Christine Jones --
Adoption: from the preservation of the moral order to the needs of the child / John Simmonds --
Legal perspectives on social work in adoption and fostering / Caroline Ball --
Two theoretical fields relevant to social work practice in adoption and fostering / Christine Jones --
Milestones in adoption and fostering research / Gary Clapton --
Adoption and fostering in practice / Sally Holland and Cecilia Love --
4. Residential child care --
Introduction / Andrew Kendrick --
Residential child care policy / Jonathan Stanley --
Residential child care: the legal foundations and requirements / Robin Sen --
Theory in residential child care / Mark Smith --
What research tells us about residential child care / Andrew Kenrick --
Residential child care in practice / Janine Bolger and Jeremy Millar.
Other Titles: Social work with children and families
Responsibility: edited by Martin Davies.

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