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  1. 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
  2. A Practical Guide to Fostering Law

    A Practical Guide to Fostering Law

    Fostering Regulations, Child Care Law and the Youth Justice System

    Lynn Davis

    This book is an accessible, jargon-free guide to the key elements of the law that concern foster carers and the professionals who work with them. It aims to help foster carers understand where they fit into the complex web of regulations surrounding childcare and to demystify the jargon and terminology which is often used but rarely explained. Learn More
    2010, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.02in / 229mm x 153mm, 240pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-092-0
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 240pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-273-0
  3. Understanding and Working with Parents of Children in Long-Term Foster Care

    Understanding and Working with Parents of Children in Long-Term Foster Care

    Gillian Schofield and Emma Ward

    For children growing up in foster care, the role of their birth parents is an important factor in the success of their long-term placements. Understanding the experiences of parents is therefore essential for social workers. This book set out a model of good practice, based on the experiences of these parents and social workers. Learn More
    2010, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.06in / 229mm x 154mm, 224pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-026-5
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 224pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-489-5
  4. Communication Skills for Working with Children and Young People

    Communication Skills for Working with Children and Young People

    Introducing Social Pedagogy

    Pat Petrie

    This practical guide identifies the child and their relationship with the adult as the basis upon which real communication can be made. Topics covered include non-verbal communication, attentive listening, empathy, the part played by questions, working constructively with conflict and criticism, and communicating in groups. Learn More
    2011, Paperback / softback, 9.09in x 6.22in / 231mm x 158mm, 176pp, £15.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-137-8
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 176pp, £15.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-331-7
  5. A Short Introduction to Promoting Resilience in Children

    A Short Introduction to Promoting Resilience in Children

    Colby Pearce

    This book provides a succinct, accessible and clear guide on how to promote resilience in children and achieve positive developmental outcomes for them. The author covers three key factors that affect resiliency: vulnerability to stress and anxiety, attachment relationships, and access to basic needs. Learn More
    2011, Paperback / softback, 8.39in x 6.50in / 213mm x 165mm, 112pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-118-7
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 112pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-231-0
  6. Social Pedagogy and Working with Children and Young People

    Social Pedagogy and Working with Children and Young People

    Where Care and Education Meet

    Edited by Claire Cameron and Peter Moss

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the theory, principles and practice of social pedagogy and the profession of social pedagogue. With chapters from leading international contributors, it outlines the roots of social pedagogy and its development in Europe, and its role in relation to individuals, groups, communities and societies. Learn More
    2011, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.02in / 229mm x 153mm, 224pp, £25.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-119-4
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 224pp, £25.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-232-7
  7. Caring for Abused and Neglected Children

    Caring for Abused and Neglected Children

    Making the Right Decisions for Reunification or Long-Term Care

    Jim Wade, Nina Biehal, Nicola Farrelly and Ian Sinclair

    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. Learn More
    2011, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.14in / 228mm x 156mm, 224pp, £25.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-207-8
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 224pp, £25.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-441-3
  8. Child-Centred Foster Care

    Child-Centred Foster Care

    A Rights-Based Model for Practice

    Annabel Goodyer

    This book sets out a child-centred approach to foster care which argues against thinking about children purely from a psychological perspective and instead places children's views, rights and needs at the centre of care. It sets out the theory behind working with children who are fostered, and discusses children's views about the fostering system. Learn More
    2011, Paperback / softback, 9.09in x 6.06in / 231mm x 154mm, 200pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-174-3
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 200pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-402-4
  9. Therapeutic Residential Care for Children and Young People

    Therapeutic Residential Care for Children and Young People

    An Attachment and Trauma-Informed Model for Practice

    Susan Barton, Rudy Gonzalez and Patrick Tomlinson

    This book provides a model of care for traumatized children, based on theory and practice experience pioneered at the Lighthouse Foundation, Australia. The authors explain the impact of trauma on child development, drawing on psychodynamic, attachment and neurobiological trauma theories. Learn More
    2011, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.14in / 228mm x 156mm, 288pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-255-9
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 288pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-538-0
  10. Connecting with Kids Through Stories

    Connecting with Kids Through Stories

    Using Narratives to Facilitate Attachment in Adopted Children Second Edition

    Denise B. Lacher, Todd Nichols, Melissa Nichols and Joanne C. May

    This is an accessible guide to using therapeutic stories to help connect with troubled adopted children. It demonstrates how parents and professionals can create their own stories to help children heal, and explains the theory behind the therapy. This second edition includes updated research and full sample stories. Learn More
    2011, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.02in / 229mm x 153mm, 240pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-869-8
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 240pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-454-3

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