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Voices from the Silent CradlesLife Histories of Romania's Looked-After Children

Voices from the Silent Cradles: Life Histories of Romania's Looked-After Children

Mariela Neagu

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447357988
eISBN:
9781447358022
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447357988.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Shortly after the Berlin Wall came down and after the Convention on the Rights of the Child was adopted by the United Nations, images of malnourished children in institutions in Romania were ... More

Interprofessional Collaboration and Service UsersAnalysing Meetings in Social Welfare

Interprofessional Collaboration and Service Users: Analysing Meetings in Social Welfare

Kirsi Juhila, Tanja Dall, Christopher Hall, and Juliet Koprowska (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447356639
eISBN:
9781447356677
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356639.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This book brings together contributions from a range of social welfare settings, including child welfare, unemployment, mental health and substance abuse treatment, to examine how the ambitions of ... More

Protecting Children, Creating CitizensParticipatory Child Protection Practice in Norway and the United States

Protecting Children, Creating Citizens: Participatory Child Protection Practice in Norway and the United States

Katrin Križ

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355885
eISBN:
9781447355922
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355885.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This book examines a participatory approach in child protection practices in Norway and the United States, exploring ways of empowering children. The book shows how children can be encouraged to ... More

Sharing CareEqual and Primary Carer Fathers and Early Years Parenting

Sharing Care: Equal and Primary Carer Fathers and Early Years Parenting

Rachel Brooks and Paul Hodkinson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529205961
eISBN:
9781529205985
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529205961.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Amidst a context in which the burden of early-years care continues to fall heavily on women, Sharing Care examines the experiences of the minority of fathers who take on an equal or greater share of ... More

Shame and Social WorkTheory, Reflexivity and Practice

Shame and Social Work: Theory, Reflexivity and Practice

Elizabeth Frost, Veronika Magyar-Haas, Holger Schoneville, and Alessandro Sicora (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447344063
eISBN:
9781447344230
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344063.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This book aims to approach the phenomenon of shame, especially in the context of social work. It explores the profoundly damaging experience of shame on the identities and potential of many service ... More

Radical HopePoverty-Aware Practice for Social Work

Radical Hope: Poverty-Aware Practice for Social Work

Michal Krumer-Nevo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447354895
eISBN:
9781447354918
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447354895.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This book describes the new Poverty-Aware Paradigm (PAP), which was developed in Israel through intense involvement with the field of social work in various initiatives. The paradigm was adopted in ... More

Decision Making in Child and Family Social WorkPerspectives on Children's Participation

Decision Making in Child and Family Social Work: Perspectives on Children's Participation

Clive Diaz

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447354444
eISBN:
9781447354468
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447354444.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This book presents new research on the extent to which parents and children participate in decision making when childcare social workers are involved and it considers two key meetings in depth: child ... More

Social WorkPast, Present and Future

Social Work: Past, Present and Future

Terry Bamford and Keith Bilton (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447356530
eISBN:
9781447356578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356530.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

2020 is the 50th anniversary of a turning point in the development of social work in the UK. It is half a century since the creation of a unified association of social workers, the development of a ... More

Remote and Rural Dementia CarePolicy, Research and Practice

Remote and Rural Dementia Care: Policy, Research and Practice

Anthea Innes, Debra Morgan, and Jane Farmer (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447344957
eISBN:
9781447345350
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344957.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

As the number of people affected by dementia continues to rise, this is the first in-depth examination of related services dedicated to the unique demands of remote and rural settings. Contributors ... More

The Politics of Children's Services ReformRe-examining Two Decades of Policy Change

The Politics of Children's Services Reform: Re-examining Two Decades of Policy Change

Carl Purcell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447348764
eISBN:
9781447348818
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447348764.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Comparative research has identified two broad types of child welfare system. In child protection systems the principal remit of welfare agencies is to identify and respond to actual or potential ... More

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