Lisa Holmes

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Therapeutic Residential Care For Children and Youth

Developing Evidence-Based International Practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Definitive and wide-ranging, this international review of therapeutic residential child care covers the latest research on how it works, how much it costs compared with the outcomes it delivers and how to deliver this effective form of care for the most troubled children in public care.

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Costs and Consequences of Placing Children in Care

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book gets to the bottom of the costs of care and provides an insight into how these variations in cost relate to differences in children's needs, and most importantly, whether higher costs reflect better services and better outcomes for children.

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Therapeutic Residential Care For Children and Youth

Developing Evidence-Based International Practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Definitive and wide-ranging, this international review of therapeutic residential child care covers the latest research on how it works, how much it costs compared with the outcomes it delivers and how to deliver this effective form of care for the most troubled children in public care.

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Understanding Costs and Outcomes in Child Welfare Services

A Comprehensive Costing Approach to Managing Your Resources

By Samantha McDermid and Lisa Holmes; Series edited by Harriet Ward
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Today's child welfare services operate under a limited supply of resources. This book explains how finite resources can be used most effectively, providing social work managers and policymakers with a comprehensive costing model to assess the links between needs, costs and outcomes across the full range of child welfare services.

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