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Social Work Law 4th ed


ISBN13: 9781408294055
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781405873376
Published: April 2015
Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £29.99



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A thorough understanding of the law and legal processes relating to their area of practice is essential for all social workers; at any time the social worker must know what options for intervention are, or are not, available to them and how such intervention may be legally achieved.

Social Work Law is a comprehensive, practical and accessible guide to the legal framework that any social worker or student of social work needs to know.

Subjects:
Care Standards, Family Law
Contents:
PART 1 – LEGAL CONTEXT OF SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE;
1. Introduction to Law and Social Work Practice
2. Sources of Law
3. Courts and Law Officers
4. Social Workers' Role in the Law
5. The Human Rights Act 1998 and Social Work Practice
6. Discrimination
PART 2 – CHILDREN AND FAMILIES;
7. Supporting Children and Families
8. Children and Family Breakdown
9. Child Protection
10. Children looked after
11. Adoption
12. Education;
13. Youth Justice;
PART 3 – VULNERABLE ADULTS;
14. Community Care
15. Mental Health
16. Mental Capacity
17. Adult Protection
18. Criminal Justice;
19. Welfare and Homelessness
20. Asylum