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  1. Next Steps in Parenting the Child Who Hurts

    Next Steps in Parenting the Child Who Hurts

    Tykes and Teens

    Caroline Archer

    Caroline Archer sets out to provide adoptive and foster parents with an understanding of the complex range of difficulties with which their children may struggle as a result of their early experience of adversity. She presents strategies to help parents deal with their youngsters' troubling behaviour, in what seems to them a hostile world. Learn More
    1999, Paperback / softback, 9.65in x 6.81in / 245mm x 173mm, 224pp, £15.95
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-802-1
    1999, Ebook, ePUB, 224pp, £15.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-204-1
  2. Residential Child Care

    Residential Child Care

    International Perspectives on Links with Families and Peers

    Edited by Mono Chakrabarti and Malcolm Hill

    Reflecting current political and policy priorities, this book focuses on new developments designed to promote these family and network relationships. The book examines both care policies and individual schemes which involve families and other network members in the planning and care of children looked after in residential units or children's homes. Learn More
    1999, 248pp
  3. Issues in Foster Care

    Issues in Foster Care

    Policy, Practice and Research

    Edited by Greg Kelly and Robbie Gilligan

    This book assesses the current state of foster care, the pressures which have shaped it and the challenges it faces. Arguing the importance of fostering within a coherent child care policy, the contributors examine the latest research into the delivery and support of foster care, and explore how these can be improved. Learn More
    1999, 240pp
  4. Bringing Up a Challenging Child at Home

    Bringing Up a Challenging Child at Home

    When Love is Not Enough

    Jane Gregory

    Jane Gregory's daughter Chrissy exhibits behaviour which people find challenging - screaming fits, stripping off her clothes and violent outbursts. As an adult she was diagnosed with a rare chromosome disorder and autism. Jane offers practical advice for other parents, and explains how she got the right support and effective treatment. Learn More
    2000, Paperback / softback, 9.13in x 6.22in / 232mm x 158mm, 192pp, £15.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-874-8
    2000, Ebook, ePUB, 192pp, £15.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-148-1
  5. 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
  6. The Dynamics of Adoption

    The Dynamics of Adoption

    Social and Personal Perspectives

    Amal Treacher and Ilan Katz

    Documenting experiences representative of all those involved in the adoption process - adoptee, adoptive and birth parent and professional, and informed by psychoanalytic and social and cultural theory perspectives, this important addition to the literature on adoption highlights a new dimension in social policy and personal accounts in this field. Learn More
    2000, 240pp
  7. Parenting Girls

    Parenting Girls

    Janet Irwin, Susanna de Vries and Susan Stratigos Wilson

    The aim of this very practical handbook is to guide parents and the professionals who work with them in raising happy, well-adjusted girls. Contributors to the book have backgrounds in medicine, teaching and female health, and have firsthand experience of the joys and the problems of bringing up daughters. Learn More
    2000, 208pp
  8. Practical Strategies for Living with Dyslexia

    Practical Strategies for Living with Dyslexia

    Maria Chivers

    Looking at the possible remedies available, such as tinted glasses, nutritional supplements and exercising, and considering the benefits of early identification of dyslexia, this book will be an essential practical resource for both the parents of, and the professionals who work, with people with dyslexia. Learn More
    2001, Paperback / softback, 8.43in x 5.35in / 214mm x 136mm, 112pp, £15.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-905-9
    2001, Ebook, ePUB, 112pp, £15.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-208-9
  9. Children in Secure Accommodation

    Children in Secure Accommodation

    A Gendered Exploration of Locked Institutional Care for Children in Trouble

    Teresa O'Neill

    The author explores the circumstances and experiences of children in secure accommodation through an examination of their own stories and through the accounts of their social workers and the staff working at the secure units. From these narratives she draws conclusions on the meaning of being in a secure unit. Learn More
    2001, 320pp
  10. Children's Homes and School Exclusion

    Children's Homes and School Exclusion

    Redefining the Problem

    Isabelle Brodie

    this book highlights the significance of school exclusion as a pivotal process that has long-term negative effects not just on the individuals themselves but also for society as a whole. Drawing on individual accounts, the author demonstrates how aspects of the care system contribute to looked-after children being out of school. Learn More
    2001, Paperback / softback, 9.09in x 6.10in / 231mm x 155mm, 192pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-943-1
    2001, Ebook, PDF, 192pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-654-7

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