Chris Dearden

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User Involvement and Participation in Social Care

Research Informing Practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book is an authoritative, thought-provoking overview of the current situation in social care delivery and presents a convincing argument for greater direct involvement of users at every level of policy making. It will be an invaluable resource for practitioners and researchers involved in social and health care delivery at all levels.

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Babies and Young Children in Care

Life Pathways, Decision-making and Practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Babies and Young Children in Care examines why babies enter care or accommodation and why securing their long-term future can be a lengthy process. It analyses the circumstances, characteristics and experiences of these young children before, during and after being looked after, including reasons for changes of carer and placement disruptions.

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The Child's World

The Comprehensive Guide to Assessing Children in Need Second Edition

Edited by Jan Horwath
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This new and updated edition of the best-selling book on assessing children in need and their families integrates practice, policy and theory to produce a comprehensive and multidisciplinary guide to all aspects of assessment. The Child's World explores the implications of recent legislation and national guidance for assessment practice.

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