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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Social Work Decision Making: A Guide for Child Care Lawyers 2nd ed isbn 9781846612541

Social Work Decision Making: A Guide for Child Care Lawyers

ISBN13: 9781846610653
New Edition ISBN: 9781846612541
Published: March 2008
Publisher: Family Law
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

This new title is a comprehensive guide for child care lawyers seeking to understand the policies and procedures informing social work practice with children and families. It takes a practical approach, with an emphasis on fact-based examples, so as to appeal to those practitioners working within this area of the law.

Key topics which are covered include inter-agency co-operation, disclosure issues, social work assessment methodology and child protection conferences.

Family Law
The Legal Framework
Inter-Agency Working
The s 47 Investigation and Inquiry
Child Protection Conferences
Care Proceedings
Placement Options for Children
Local Authority Panels
Planning for Children Leaving Care
Immigration and Unaccompanied Minors
Appendix: Relevant Guidance, Useful Addresses and Websites, Glossary