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Forthcoming Child and Family Social Work Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Social Work Practice in Pediatric Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    Challenges and Opportunities

    Edited by Barbara Jones

    As an essential and emerging practice, Pediatric palliative care seeks to prevent and relieve suffering for children with life-threatening conditions. Palliative care teams are composed of providers of various disciplines, including social workers, who collaborate to address the medical,...

    To Be Published July 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Teen Pregnancy and Parenting

    Rethinking the Myths and Misperceptions

    By Keri Weed, Jody S. Nicholson, Jaelyn R. Farris

    Series: Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

    Whether glamorised or stigmatised, teenage parenthood is all too often used to stand for a host of social problems, and empirical research results ignored. Identifying core controversies surrounding teen pregnancy and parenting, this book resolves misperceptions using findings from large-scale,...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Youth Work

    Preparation for Practice

    By Jason Wood, Sue Westwood, Gill Thompson

    Professional practice is at the heart of youth work training but integrating the theory learned in class with the reality of placements can sometimes require extra support. This comprehensive textbook is designed to help students working with young people become competent and ethical practitioners,...

    To Be Published August 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Family Support and Family Caregiving across Disabilities

    Edited by George H.S. Singer, David E. Biegel, Patricia Conway

    Family members provide the majority of care for individuals with disabilities in the United States. Recognition is growing that family caregiving deserves and may require societal support, and evidence-based practices have been established for reducing stress associated with caregiving. Despite the...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Treating Self-Destructive Behaviors in Trauma Survivors

    A Clinician’s Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Lisa Ferentz

    Treating Self-Destructive Behaviors in Trauma Survivors, 2nd ed, is a book for clinicians who specialize in helping trauma survivors and, during the course of treatment, find themselves unexpectedly confronted with client disclosures of self-destructive behaviors, including self-mutilation and...

    To Be Published September 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Rural Families and Reshaping Human Services

    Edited by Jeanne F. Cook, Keith Alford, Jennifer Uhrich, Pat Conway

    This collection presents creative strategies and programs designed to address needs of families in the context of rural communities. Even before the most recent worldwide economic crisis, many rural families in the United States struggled to meet basic needs. As needs in rural communities have...

    To Be Published September 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. People Under Three

    Play, work and learning in a childcare setting, 3rd Edition

    By Sonia Jackson, Ruth Forbes

    Services for young children have gone through a period of rapid transformation in recent years, which have been paralleled by great advances in our knowledge of early child development. However, care and education in the first three years of life continues to be a neglected area. Thoroughly updated...

    To Be Published October 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Working with Children and Youth with Complex Needs

    20 Skills to Build Resilience

    By Michael Ungar

    Working with Children and Youth with Complex Needs provides a detailed description of techniques and rich stories of how social workers, psychologists, counselors, and child and youth care workers can help young people become more resilient. With ample case studies and fascinating explanations of...

    To Be Published October 7th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Children

    Rights and Childhood, 3rd Edition

    By David Archard

    Children: Rights and Childhood is widely regarded as the ?rst book to offer a detailed philosophical examination of children’s rights. David Archard provides a clear and accessible introduction to a topic that has assumed increasing relevance since the book’s ?rst publication. Divided clearly into...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The New Early Years Professional

    Dilemmas and Debates, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Angela D. Nurse

    Issues to do with early years are a government and national focus in the UK. In England the introduction of the Early Years Foundation Stage and the extension of the Early Years Professional Status programme have brought with them new questions for practitioners, both philosophically and...

    To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge