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Achieving positive outcomes for children in care

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For over a decade and with the best of intentions, the U.K. government has spent millions attempting, but largely failing, to improve personal, social and educational outcomes for children and young people in public care. In this book, the authors explain why the problems of this highly vulnerable group have resisted such effort, energy and expenditure and go on to show how achieving positive outcomes for children in care is possible when the root causes of failure are tackled. Topic covered include: - The power of parenting - The impact of parental rejection on emotional development - Support for the adaptive emotional development of children and young people - Practical advice on introducing the 'Authentic Warmth' approach into existing childcare organisations - Future issues in childcare This book is essential reading for carers, commissioners, policymakers, support professionals, educational psychologists, designated teachers and students of social work.

Bumps to corners, small tear to bottom left front cover.

Item details

Author(s):
R. J. Cameron and Colin Maginn
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
24.5x17cm
Edition:
2009 Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9781847874498
Number of pages:
161
Publisher:
SAGE
Title:
Achieving Positive Outcomes for Children in Care

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For over a decade and with the best of intentions, the U.K. government has spent millions attempting, but largely failing, to improve personal, social and educational outcomes for children and young people in public care. In this book, the authors explain why the problems of this highly vulnerable group have resisted such effort, energy and expenditure and go on to show how achieving positive outcomes for children in care is possible when the root causes of failure are tackled. Topic covered include: - The power of parenting - The impact of parental rejection on emotional development - Support for the adaptive emotional development of children and young people - Practical advice on introducing the 'Authentic Warmth' approach into existing childcare organisations - Future issues in childcare This book is essential reading for carers, commissioners, policymakers, support professionals, educational psychologists, designated teachers and students of social work.

Bumps to corners, small tear to bottom left front cover.

Author(s):
R. J. Cameron and Colin Maginn
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
24.5x17cm
Edition:
2009 Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9781847874498
Number of pages:
161
Publisher:
SAGE
Title:
Achieving Positive Outcomes for Children in Care

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