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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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Students' Mental Health Needs

Problems and Responses

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Student life is a time of change and adjustment, and their families as well as staff need resources to help them provide support for students experiencing mental health difficulties. This book explores how the needs of students can best be met by student and community mental health services.

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Caring for Abused and Neglected Children

Making the Right Decisions for Reunification or Long-Term Care

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book compares the experiences and progress of children who remained in care or returned to their birth families up to four years after the decision was taken. It covers how the decision is made, the factors taken into account when making it and provides important suggestions for effective decision-making.

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Young People's Transitions from Care to Adulthood

International Research and Practice

Edited by Emily Munro and Mike Stein
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

In this book leading academics gather together the latest research relating to the transition of young people leaving care, outlining and comparing the range of legal and policy frameworks, welfare regimes and innovative practice across 16 countries. The book also highlights the variations that exist between different groups leaving care.

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