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Achieving Successful Transitions for Young People with Disabilities: A Practical Guide
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presented by Natalie Lackenby, fl. 2015 and Jill Hughes, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
This best practice guide provides a blueprint for managing seamless transitions between services for young people aged 16-25 with additional needs, including learning disabilities, physical disabilities, complex health needs and sensory impairments. The authors cover a wide range of transitions, including moving f...
presented by Natalie Lackenby, fl. 2015 and Jill Hughes, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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Adult Drug and Alcohol Problems, Children's Needs (Second Edition)
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presented by Jane Powell, fl. 2007, Di Hart, fl. 2007 and Joy Barlow, fl. 1972 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2007), 202 page(s)
Parental drug use can cause serious harm to children. Adult Drug and Alcohol Problems, Children's Needs supports practitioners in their work with families where parental drug use leads to concerns about children's welfare. The training resource contains: · summaries of the key messages for practitioners · tools...
presented by Jane Powell, fl. 2007, Di Hart, fl. 2007 and Joy Barlow, fl. 1972 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2007), 202 page(s)
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Advocating for Children in Foster and Kinship Care
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presented by Mitchell Rosenwald, fl. 2007 and Beth N. Riley, fl. 2010 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2010), 272 page(s)
This book is the first to provide strategies for effective advocacy and placement within the foster care and kinship care systems. It also takes a rare look at the dynamics of the foster and kinship relationship, not just among children and the agency workers and service providers who intervene on their behalf, bu...
presented by Mitchell Rosenwald, fl. 2007 and Beth N. Riley, fl. 2010 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2010), 272 page(s)
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African American Children and Families in Child Welfare
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written by Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013; presented by Carla M. Curtis (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 264 page(s)
This text proposes corrective action to improve the institutional care of African American children and their families, calling attention to the specific needs of this population and the historical, social, and political factors that have shaped its experience within the child welfare system. The authors critique...
written by Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013; presented by Carla M. Curtis (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 264 page(s)
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Assessment and Intervention with Mothers and Partners Following Child Sexual Abuse: Empowering to Protect
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presented by Jenny Still, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 242 page(s)
Assessment and Intervention with Mothers and Partners Following Child Sexual Abuse provides valuable and readily accessible information on child sex offenders and explains how to successfully apply that information in everyday assessment and intervention practice.
presented by Jenny Still, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 242 page(s)
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Assessment in Childcare, Risk in Child Protection: Assessment Challenges and Frameworks for Practice
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presented by Martin C. Calder, fl. 2010, in Assessment in Childcare (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 338 page(s)
Assessing risk is a key challenge in child protection work. Martin C. Calder presents a clear and accessible guide to understanding risk and the part it plays. This book considers what risk means and how risk assessments should be defined, it outlines the key challenges practitioners face day-to-day, and offers a...
presented by Martin C. Calder, fl. 2010, in Assessment in Childcare (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 338 page(s)
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Beyond Caring Labor: To Provisioning Work
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written by Elaine Porter, fl. 2006; presented by Stephanie Baker Collins, Marge Reitsma-Street, fl. 1989 and Sheila M. Neysmith (Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2012, originally published 2012), 224 page(s)
Although women have long been members of the labour force, the proportion of domestic, caring, and community work they provide compared to men or the state has yet to decrease substantially. Beyond Caring Labour to Provisioning Work offers a powerful new framework for understanding women's work in a holistic sense...
written by Elaine Porter, fl. 2006; presented by Stephanie Baker Collins, Marge Reitsma-Street, fl. 1989 and Sheila M. Neysmith (Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2012, originally published 2012), 224 page(s)
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Billy Says…It's Not Your Fault
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written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 1 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what is happening to her and explores Kirsty's feelings during her journey fro...
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 1 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
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Billy Says…You Should be Taken Care of
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written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 2 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what is happening to her and explores Kirsty's feelings during her journey fro...
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 2 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
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Billy Says…Foster Carers Can Help
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written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 3 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what is happening to her and explores Kirsty's feelings during her journey fro...
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 3 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
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