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6 edition of Understanding Looked After Children found in the catalog.

Understanding Looked After Children

An Introduction to Psychology for Foster Care

by Jenne Guishard-pine

  • 13 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child & developmental psychology,
  • Child welfare,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Developmental - Child,
  • Human Services,
  • Social Work,
  • General,
  • Foster children,
  • Foster home care,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Psychology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAndrew Wiener (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11902864M
    ISBN 101843103702, 1846426847
    ISBN 109781843103707

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Understanding Looked After Children by Jenne Guishard-pine Download PDF EPUB FB2

Understanding Looked After Children is an accessible guide to understanding the mental health needs of children in foster care and the role of.

Understanding Looked After Children is an accessible guide to understanding the mental health needs of children in foster care and the role of foster carers and support networks in helping these.

Understanding Looked After Children is essential reading for registered foster carers and those considering fostering, as well as adoptive parents, and a useful reference for trainee and experienced practitioners in the care system, including social workers, psychologists, counsellors, teachers and others looking after vulnerable children/5(10).

The book provides valuable information to parents and caregivers about how grief impacts children and young people and gives advise on how to overcome some of the related difficulties. Contents: Supporting Children and Teens through Grief The Grief Journey Children Aged 3 to 5 Children Aged A compilation of various tools for direct work with.

research evidence relevant to understanding permanence for children who are ‘looked after’ under the aegis of the Children Act 2, to inform the overarching objectives of the Inquiry. In setting out this discussion, it is important to note that most children who live apart from their birth parents are not within the looked after system.

Table of Contents. Preface -- The adopted/looked after child with attention difficulties -- Understanding the effects of maltreatment on early brain development and the consequences for ADHD/ADD and adopted/looked after children -- The ADHD/ADD adopted/looked after child at home and in the community -- The ADHD/ADD adopted/looked after child at school -- Social development in the.

Understanding Looked After Children is essential reading for registered foster carers and those considering fostering, as well as adoptive parents, and a useful reference for trainee and experienced practitioners in the care system, including social workers, psychologists, counsellors, teachers and others looking after vulnerable children.

authorities to undertake LSW with children who are looked after is the Adoption and Children Act It is this legislation that requires that children with a plan of adoption are provided with a File Size: 1MB. JAMES’S LIFE STORY BOOK Start the book with the above statement on the cover of hard back folder [A4 best].

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It applies to local authorities and IROs when planning care and reviewing arrangements for looked-after children. The handbook covers: the roles and duties of IROs in caring for looked-after.

Summary: "Understanding Looked After Children is an accessible guide to understanding the mental health needs of children in foster care and the role of foster carers and support networks in. A young person’s guide to care proceedings ‘People are trying to make sure I’m safe’ When people are concerned about the safety of a child, their local authority might begin care proceedings with the family proceedings or a care order is something that the family court can put in place to keep a child safe.

Children and young people only go into care when people are really. Understanding Looked After Children is an accessible guide to understanding the mental health needs of children in foster care and the role of foster carers and support networks in Pages: Chapter 9 discusses in more detail the emotional and psychological support that looked after children may require, the importance of understanding the role of child and adolescent mental health services and how professionals can work together to support the mental health needs of children who are looked after.

Looked after children may have more difficult memories that most, because of separation and loss and traumatic events that may have taken place. In Author: Guardian Staff. At the end of March, the National Association of Virtual Heads will meet to discuss best practice for looked-after children.

It seems timely to reflect on what we do well, where we are going wrong and what we could do next. Inthere were aro looked-after children in England, representing an increase of six per cent since Unit Understand the Care System and Its Impact on Children and Young People 1 Understand the process by which a child or young person comes into care Analyse factors in a child’s circumstances that can lead to them entering the care system - Physical abuse or injury– only after numerous attempts have been made by the.

This large workbook has been put together to give young people information and advice to help prepare them for adult life.

It covers 10 areas of life skills including Money, Education, Family/Relationships, Accommodation, Looking After Yourself, Having Your Say, Legal Rights, Being in Care, and Life story book templates & examples. recently stated DfE research priorities for child protection and looked after children include the central subjects of this proposal: primary and secondary prevention, the causes of inequalities in intervention rates or the roles of deprivation and ethnicity.

The proposal directly follows a recent study of 10% of looked after children (LAC) and. The effects of grief and loss on children in foster care by Selena Berrier a child's developmental level will most deeply impact his or her understanding of the situation, and therefore influence how he or she behaves while in foster care.

This highly readable book. Understanding and Helping Adopted and Looked After Children with Attention Difficulties DOI link for Searching to be Found. Searching to be Found book.

Understanding and Helping Adopted and Looked After Children with Attention Difficulties. By Understanding the effects of maltreatment on early brain development and the consequences for Author: Randy Lee Comfort.Once a child enters public care the most likely destination will be either a foster placement, residential children’s home or adoption.

There are a wide range of ways in which attachment theory can be applied in practice when working with looked after children to identify potential placements. It can be used to understand and manage behaviour.Books for children. When someone has a very serious illness: children can learn to cope with loss and change () by Marge Heegaard (Woodland Press).

A book that was created to help children understand the changes when someone in their family has a serious illness.