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Forthcoming Child and Family Social Work Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Reflections on Feminist Family Therapy Training

    By Michele Bograd, Kaethe Weingarten

    Although feminist family therapy has been gaining recognition and followers in recent years, little is known about the variety of experiences, philosophies, and private learnings of feminist practitioners. Reflections on Feminist Family Therapy Training utilizes first-person accounts, theory, and...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Developmental Disabilities

    A Handbook for Occupational Therapists

    By David A Ethridge, Jerry A Johnson

    This significant volume provides broad coverage of the spectrum of problems confronted by patients with developmental disabilities and the many kinds of occupational therapy services these individuals need. Experts identify exemplary institutional and community service programs for treating...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. An Independent Mind

    Collected papers of Juliet Hopkins

    By Juliet Hopkins

    Edited by Ann Horne, Monica Lanyado

    Series: Independent Psychoanalytic Approaches with Children and Adolescents

    ‘Juliet Hopkins has quietly encouraged and inspired generations of colleagues and students’ (Dilys Daws). An Independent Mind: Collected Papers of Juliet Hopkins follows the professional journey and influence of an innovative figure in the history of child psychotherapy. Juliet Hopkins spans...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Family-Based Prevention Programs for Children and Adolescents

    Theory, Research, and Large-Scale Dissemination

    Edited by Mark J. Van Ryzin, Karol L. Kumpfer, Gregory M. Fosco, Mark T. Greenberg

    In addition to introducing readers to the field of family-based prevention science, Family-Based Prevention Programs for Children and Adolescents highlights the distinctive contributions of a set of exemplary programs in terms of their foundational theory, design, delivery mechanisms, performance,...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Working Ethically in Child Protection

    By Bob Lonne, Maria Harries, Brigid Featherstone, Mel Gray

    In their day-to-day practice, social work and human services practitioners frequently find themselves in confusing ethical quandaries, trying to balance the numerous competing interests of protecting children from harm and promoting family and community capacity. This book explores the ethical...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Working with Adolescent Violence and Abuse Towards Parents

    Approaches and Contexts for Intervention

    Edited by Amanda Holt

    Adolescent violence and abuse towards parents is increasingly recognised as a global problem. Inverting how we normally understand power to operate in abusive relationships, it involves actors who cannot easily be categorised as victims or perpetrators, and often impacts families who are...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Raising Parents

    Attachment, Representation, and Treatment, 2nd Edition

    By Patricia M. Crittenden

    Helping troubled parents to raise their children adequately is of crucial importance for parents, their children and society at large. Distressed parents have themselves often been endangered and, as a consequence, sometimes endanger their children either through maltreatment or through the effects...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Comprehensive Community Initiatives for Positive Youth Development

    Closing Disparities

    Edited by Jonathan F. Zaff

    Beginning in the 1990s, policymakers, foundations, and practitioners considered the potential of comprehensive community initiatives (CCIs) that could attend to the complex needs and strengths of low-income children, youth, and families. While these CCIs have been in effect for decades, we’ve only...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training

    Preparing for and supporting practice

    Edited by Hilda Loughran, Wulf Livingston

    Substance use has become an increasingly common concern for all aspects of social work practice, and especially when working with mental health and vulnerable families. This requires all social workers to have sufficient education and training in alcohol and other drugs across a range of settings....

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Science inside the Child

    The story of what happens when we're growing up

    By Sara Meadows

    This engaging book presents some of the ways in which science can describe and explain how and why children develop in the way they do. It looks at children’s individual development within the development of our species, at genes, at the hormone systems that flood our bodies, at the neuroscience of...

    To Be Published September 17th 2015 by Routledge