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  1. Designing Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents

    A Shrewd Investment

    By J. Gerald Young, Pierre Ferrari

    Series: International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions Leadership Ser.

    An exceptional opportunity is being missed. A chance to alleviate suffering and to achieve health care cost reductions for society is available, but is being ignored. There is an explosion of new knowledge about the emotional and intellectual development of children, and the causes and treatment of...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  2. To Hold and Be Held

    The Therapeutic School as a Holding Environment

    By Daniel K. Reinstein

    Drawing on the teachings of D.W. Winnicott and John Bowlby, who helped revolutionize thinking about relational psychology, To Hold and Be Held integrates the concepts of the ‘holding environment’ and attachment theory and describes how they are applied in a clinical setting. It also uses metaphor...

    Published August 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Residential Interventions for Children, Adolescents, and Families

    A Best Practice Guide

    Edited by Gary M. Blau, Beth Caldwell, Robert E. Lieberman

    Now more than ever there is a need to ensure that best practices are being used in residential programs. As the focus on costs and outcomes increase, residential programs must clearly demonstrate that the interventions provided are efficient and effective. Readers will learn how to: Create...

    Published June 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Specialist Mental Healthcare for Children and Adolescents

    Hospital, Intensive Community and Home Based Services

    Edited by Tim McDougall, Andy Cotgrove

    A need for comprehensive services for young people requiring more intensive mental health services has been identified and this book explores what works in Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) at this level. Specialist Mental Healthcare for Children and Adolescents looks at intensive...

    Published December 13th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Mental Health Services for Vulnerable Children and Young People

    Supporting Children who are, or have been, in Foster Care

    Edited by Michael Tarren-Sweeney, Arlene Vetere

    Series: Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

    More than half of children either in foster care, or adopted from care in the developed world, have a measurable need for mental health services, while up to one quarter present with complex and severe trauma- and attachment-related psychological disorders. This book outlines how services can...

    Published August 16th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Out of the Mainstream: Helping the children of parents with a mental illness

    Edited by Rosemary Loshak

    Out of the Mainstream identifies those aspects of mental illness which can compromise parenting and affect children’s development, as well as the efforts of professionals to intervene effectively. With chapters from professionals working primarily with children or adults, in different agencies and...

    Published December 27th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Deciding Children's Futures

    An Expert Guide to Assessments for Safeguarding and Promoting Children's Welfare in the Family Court

    By Joyce Scaife

    Deciding Children’s Futures addresses the thorny task of how to assess parents and children who belong to struggling families where there are issues of neglect or significant harm, and when separating parents are contesting arrangements for the care of their children. This is a practitioner’s guide...

    Published October 5th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Comprehensive Children's Mental Health Services in Schools and Communities

    A Public Health Problem-Solving Model

    By Robyn S. Hess, Rick Jay Short, Cynthia E. Hazel

    Series: School-Based Practice in Action

    Despite the growing emphasis on a population-based training and service delivery model for school psychology, few resources exist to provide guidance concerning how such services might be conceptualized and put into place. In this book, the authors propose a public health model for comprehensive...

    Published February 9th 2012 by Routledge

  9. The Power of Family-School Partnering (FSP)

    A Practical Guide for School Mental Health Professionals and Educators

    By Cathy Lines, Gloria Miller, Amanda Arthur-Stanley

    Series: School-Based Practice in Action

    Ongoing, strategic Family-School Partnering (FSP) is an essential component of every educational community. FSP is a multi-dimensional process in which schools, families, and communities engage in shared actions to ensure a child’s academic, social, and emotional success. With this text, the...

    Published October 19th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Leadership and Supervision in Special Services

    Promising Ideas and Practices

    By Charles A Maher, David E Greenburg, Leonard Burrello

    Here is an authoritative reference on a range of subjects vital to supervisory personnel whose responsibilities include children with learning and/or behavior problems. Leading professionals - serving as members of a special writing team of the Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE)...

    Published August 30th 1988 by Routledge

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