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Social Work with Children, Young People and their Families in Scotland By Steve Hothersall

Social Work with Children, Young People and their Families in Scotland by Steve J. Hothersall

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Summary

This text looks at the current social work landscape in Scotland, taking as its starting point the unique nature of Scottish law, policy & practice. It uses as examples the Children's Hearing System and a range of other provisions which make social work in Scotland with Children, Young People & Families so rewarding.

Social Work with Children, Young People and their Families in Scotland Summary

Social Work with Children, Young People and their Families in Scotland by Steve J. Hothersall

This text looks at the current social work landscape in Scotland, taking as its starting point the unique nature of Scottish law, policy & practice. For many years, Scotland has led the way in legal, policy and practice developments in social work; this book explains the unique contribution this has made, using as examples the Children's Hearing System and a range of other provisions which make social work in Scotland with children, young people and families so rewarding.

Social Work with Children, Young People and their Families in Scotland Reviews

"[This] book's strength lies in its clarity and comprehensive coverage, particularly the policy context, children's hearing system, and child protection" (5 Star Review, Community Care)

About Steve J. Hothersall

Steve Hothersall is a senior lecturer in social work at the Robert Gordon University. He has worked as both a practitioner and manager in childcare and was previously the Director of Post-qualifying and Masters programmes in Childcare at the University of York. Steve has also worked as a mental health officer, a nurse and a teacher.

Table of Contents

Introduction The legal and policy context The Children's Hearing System and youth justice Working with and providing support to children, young people and their families Child protection Children in public care: looked after and accommodated children and young people Working together: collaboration and effective practice Twenty-first century social work in Scotland References Index

Additional information

GOR003959520
9781844450312
1844450317
Social Work with Children, Young People and their Families in Scotland by Steve J. Hothersall
Used - Very Good
Paperback
SAGE Publications Ltd
2006-04-26
176
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