9780415601351

Social Work with Children and Young People, their Families and Carers

  • ISBN 13:

    9780415601351

  • ISBN 10:

    0415601355

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 01/05/2018
  • Publisher: Routledge

Note: Not guaranteed to come with supplemental materials (access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.)

Extend Your Rental at Any Time

Need to keep your rental past your due date? At any time before your due date you can extend or purchase your rental through your account.

Rental Options

List Price $160.00 Save

Free Shipping Free Shipping On Every Order
Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days

Summary

The importance of developing social work practice in order that children, young people, and their families and carers experience integrated services that are more responsive, and result in earlier and more effective support, is widely acknowledged. This engaging text draws on current government guidance and policy, contemporary research and relevant literature to provide a strong foundation for high quality practice. Social Work with Children and Young People, their Families and Carersprovides an up-to-date introduction to the knowledge, values and skills underpinning practice in this area. Taking into account the recent recommendations of the UK Social Work Taskforce, topics discussed include: Assessment frameworks Risk analysis Communication skills Managing conflict and hostility Children#xE2;#xAC;"s rights and service user participation Child protection Interprofessional working. User-friendly and accessible, the book provides diagrams, flow-charts, case studies and activities to highlight learning points, and summarise key information and research. With a strong emphasis on the application of knowledge to everyday professional practice, this is an ideal text for social work students studying practice with children and families or newly qualified social workers employed in this area.

Write a Review