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Enhancing the Well-being of Children and Families through Effective Interventions

International Evidence for Practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Services for families and children are rightfully the focus of intense scrutiny and debate, and there is a clear need to establish a knowledge of which services work well. This volume provides a comprehensive overview of research evidence from the UK and USA on the effectiveness of selected child welfare interventions.

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Supporting Parents

Messages from Research

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Supporting Parents brings together authoritative research on supporting parents and carers. Underpinning the government's developing policy for children's services, it is essential reading for practitioners, policy makers and academics working in child care.

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Approaches to Needs Assessment in Children's Services

Foreword by Al Aynsley-Green; Edited by Wendy Rose and Harriet Ward
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Examining the assessment of need in children's services this book addresses the full spectrum of practice, policy and research developments in the field. The contributors show how needs assessment in children's services can be used to tackle problems such as low achievement, and social exclusion at both individual and strategic levels.

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The Developing World of the Child

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Written as part of a training pack for practitioners working in children's services and child protection, and bringing together leading figures from a range of disciplines, this important text shows how the latest child development theories can be applied to professionals' working practice. This resource is essential reading for a social workers.

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