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Research Highlights in Social Work, Volume 57, Challenging Child Protection
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edited by Janice McGhee, fl. 2000 and Lorraine Waterhouse, fl. 1996, in Research Highlights in Social Work, Volume 57 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 186 page(s)
Challenging Child Protection offers a ground-breaking new perspective which will illuminate and improve the professional understanding and practice of social workers and child protection workers.Taking a fresh look at the principles underlying child protection, this book provides a thought-provoking analysis of th...
edited by Janice McGhee, fl. 2000 and Lorraine Waterhouse, fl. 1996, in Research Highlights in Social Work, Volume 57 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 186 page(s)
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Safeguarding Black Children: Good Practice in Child Protection
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edited by Perlita Harris, fl. 2001 and Claudia Bernard, fl. 1995 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2016), 290 page(s)
Providing an exploration of the key issues, this book offers practical advice on how to improve the safeguarding and welfare of black children and young people in need. With contributions from academics, researchers and practitioners, it promotes an understanding of the particular cultural and social issues that a...
edited by Perlita Harris, fl. 2001 and Claudia Bernard, fl. 1995 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2016), 290 page(s)
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Social Justice and the Urban Obesity Crisis
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presented by Melvin Delgado, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 276 page(s)
A number of economic, cultural, and contextual factors are driving urban America's obesity crisis, which can create chronic health conditions for those least able to manage them. Considering urban obesity through a social justice lens, this book is the first to help social workers and others develop targeted inter...
presented by Melvin Delgado, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 276 page(s)
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The Social Origins of Health and Well-being
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edited by Jane Dixon, fl. 2001, Bob Douglas, 1936- and Richard Eckersley, fl. 2001 (Melbourne, Victoria: Cambridge University Press, 2001, originally published 2001), 368 page(s)
This book covers the differential health impacts of family and early development, changes in work and work conditions, health systems, the physical environment of cities, indigenous peoples, rural populations, social capital, culture, and global economic and environmental changes. It contains material that explain...
edited by Jane Dixon, fl. 2001, Bob Douglas, 1936- and Richard Eckersley, fl. 2001 (Melbourne, Victoria: Cambridge University Press, 2001, originally published 2001), 368 page(s)
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Spiritual Care with Sick Children and Young People: A Handbook for Chaplains, Paediatric Health Professionals, Arts Therapists and Youth Workers
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presented by Kathryn Darby, 1964-, Sally Nash, 1957- and Paul Nash, 1959- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
Exploring both principles and best practice of the spiritual care of sick children and young people, this remarkable and inspiring book equips the reader to think critically and creatively about how to provide care in hospitals, hospices and other care contexts for ill and disabled children.Written for staff from...
presented by Kathryn Darby, 1964-, Sally Nash, 1957- and Paul Nash, 1959- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
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Transforming Children's Mental Health Policy into Practice
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presented by Allison B. Ventura, fl. 2017 and Robert Cohen, 1941- (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2017, originally published 2017), 380 page(s)
This book examines the long term impact of service reform in children’s mental health, focusing on comprehensive state and local initiatives to improve care for children with serious behavioral health and their families to illustrate how programmatic and contextual forces influence policy and practice in this ar...
presented by Allison B. Ventura, fl. 2017 and Robert Cohen, 1941- (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2017, originally published 2017), 380 page(s)
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