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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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Busker's Guide, The Busker's Guide to Participation (Second Edition)
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written by Philip Waters, 1970-, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2009), 74 page(s)
"Participation? Of course we do - every Wednesday without fail..."· What is participation?· What's the difference between 'adult-led' and 'child-led' participation?· And do we really need to do it at all?This second edition of The Busker's Guide to Participation sets out to help us understand our values and rea...
written by Philip Waters, 1970-, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2009), 74 page(s)
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Busker's Guide, The Busker's Guide to Risk (Second Edition)
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written by Shelly Newstead, fl. 1990, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2008), 71 page(s)
'You just can't let them do anything anymore you know...' Why is risk important in children's play? How can we protect children's right to play and protect children at the same time? What is risk-benefit assessment and how can it help - rather than hinder - adults who work where children play? 'The Busker's Guide...
written by Shelly Newstead, fl. 1990, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2008), 71 page(s)
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Family and Social Change: The Household as a Process in an Industrializing Community
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written by Angélique Janssens, 1955-, in Cambridge Studies in Population, Economy and Society in Past Time, 21 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1993, originally published 1993), 342 page(s)
This book examines the effects of nineteenth-century industrialization on the strength of relationships within the family and between generations. Dr. Janssens' quantitative approach, based on Dutch population registers, reveals a new perspective: although family life did go through some changes, early industriali...
written by Angélique Janssens, 1955-, in Cambridge Studies in Population, Economy and Society in Past Time, 21 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1993, originally published 1993), 342 page(s)
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