Safeguarding Children and Young People, Paperback / softback Book


What does the novice practitioner or the experienced practitioner moving into child care work from another sector need to know to practice effectively?

What skills do they need to call on?In this valuable addition to The Social Work Skills Series, Stella Coleman and Corinne May-Chahal bring together their considerable teaching and practice experience to provide a reliable and practical guide to child protection work.

Topics covered include:the legal and procedural contextthe professional contextexplanatory theoretical frameworks and models of practicemanaging riskevidence-based practicesocial work interventionsparents, carers and familiescontinuing professional development. This is an essential text for all students, teachers and professionals working with children and families.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 208 pages, 35 Tables, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Social work
  • ISBN: 9780415275484


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