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June Thoburn

JKP publications by June Thoburn

  1. Safeguarding Black Children

    Safeguarding Black Children

    Good Practice in Child Protection

    Edited by Claudia Bernard and Perlita Harris

    Provides guidance on the ways child protection services need to improve provision for black children and young people in need. With chapters dedicated to key issues, it shows how social workers can provide better support for these children and their families. Learn More
    2016, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.10in / 228mm x 155mm, 288pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-569-7
    2016, Ebook, ePUB, 288pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-011-5
  2. Therapeutic Residential Care for Children and Youth

    Therapeutic Residential Care for Children and Youth

    Developing Evidence-Based International Practice

    Edited by James K. Whittaker, Jorge F. del Valle and Lisa Holmes

    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. Learn More
    2014, Ebook, ePUB, 392pp, £27.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-833-6
  3. Therapeutic Residential Care for Children and Youth

    Therapeutic Residential Care for Children and Youth

    Developing Evidence-Based International Practice

    Edited by James K. Whittaker, Jorge F. del Valle and Lisa Holmes

    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. Learn More
    2014, Hardback, 9.29in x 6.26in / 236mm x 159mm, 392pp, £90.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-963-3
    2014, Paperback / softback, 8.94in x 6.02in / 227mm x 153mm, 392pp, £27.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-792-9
  4. Improving Outcomes for Children and Families

    Improving Outcomes for Children and Families

    Finding and Using International Evidence

    Edited by Anthony N. Maluccio, Cinzia Canali, Tiziano Vecchiato, Anita Lightburn, Jane Aldgate and Wendy Rose

    This edited collection offers an international perspective on the challenges of designing and undertaking outcome-based evaluation of child and family services. It introduces the key ideas and issues currently being debated in the evaluation of these services and provides examples of evaluation from policy and practice. Learn More
    2010, Hardback, 9.33in x 6.06in / 237mm x 154mm, 240pp, £60.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-819-3
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 240pp, £60.00
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-248-8
  5. How Does Foster Care Work?

    How Does Foster Care Work?

    International Evidence on Outcomes

    Edited by Elizabeth Fernandez and Richard P. Barth

    How Does Foster Care Work? is an international collection of empirical studies on the outcomes of children in foster care. Drawing on research and perspectives from leading international figures in children's services across the developed world, the book provides an evidence base for programme planning, policy and practice. Learn More
    2010, Hardback, 8.94in x 5.98in / 227mm x 152mm, 320pp, £49.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-812-4
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 320pp, £49.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-389-8
  6. Child Welfare Services for Minority Ethnic Families

    Child Welfare Services for Minority Ethnic Families

    The Research Reviewed

    June Thoburn, Ashok Chand and Joanne Procter

    Based on extensive studies into child welfare services, this important book brings together research into what works in service provision for minority ethnic families. Reviewing studies of the nature and adequacy of the services provided, and the outcomes for the children and their families, this book provides guidance for policy and practice. Learn More
    2004, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 5.98in / 229mm x 152mm, 256pp, £29.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-269-4
    2004, Ebook, PDF, 256pp, £29.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-072-6
  7. What Works in Adoption and Foster Care?

    What Works in Adoption and Foster Care?

    Clive Sellick, June Thoburn and Terry Philpot

    This book reviews changes in policy and practice and will assist managers and practitioners in family and childcare social work to make decisions based on sound evidence about where to place children and what sort of practice is likely to bring about the desired outcomes for children, birth relatives, foster carers and the adoptive family. Learn More
    2004, Paperback / softback, 9.65in x 7.40in / 245mm x 188mm, 140pp, £21.99
    ISBN: 9781904659006
  8. Permanent Family Placement for Children of Minority Ethnic Origin

    Permanent Family Placement for Children of Minority Ethnic Origin

    June Thoburn, Liz Norford and Stephen Parvez Rashid

    This book is based on the life accounts of 244 children of minority ethnic origin who were placed with predominantly white foster carers and adopters. The book provides a most interesting overview of the decision-making and planning processes that shape the placement in care of children of minority ethnic origin in the UK. Learn More
    2000, 224pp