Mike Stein

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Leaving Care

Throughcare and Aftercare in Scotland

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

How can social workers best support young people as they make the transition from care to independent living? This authoritative study investigates the successes and failures of care services for young people, identifying factors that hinder effective transition from care and the types of support that help to promote positive life choices.

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Young People's Transitions from Care to Adulthood

International Research and Practice

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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Quality Matters in Children's Services

Messages from Research

By Mike Stein; Foreword by Delyth Morgan; Series edited by Mike Stein; Consultant editor Caroline Thomas
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Quality Matters in Children's Services brings together authoritative research to explore critical concerns for those working with vulnerable children, young people and their families. Mike Stein discusses key issues for policy and practice in the development of quality services.

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Adolescent Neglect

Research, Policy and Practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book outlines how adolescent neglect differs from child neglect, the context of why it is overlooked, how it is defined, the causes and consequences of neglect, young people's views, and what professionals can do. Based on original research, the book establishes an evidence base and considers the implications for policy and practice.

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Young People Leaving Care

Supporting Pathways to Adulthood

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An authoritative text highlighting the key issues affecting young people taking the step from leaving care to adulthood. Covers relevant research, policy and practice, and advises on how best to understand, prepare and support young people.

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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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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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