Residential child care in practice: Making a difference

Residential child care in practice: Making a difference

by Mark Smith, Leon Fulcher
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

This highly practical book, written by experienced practitioners and academics, is a core text about the practice of residential childcare, where workers and children share a common lifespace.

Overview

This highly practical book, written by experienced practitioners and academics, is a core text about the practice of residential childcare, where workers and children share a common lifespace.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781447309734
Publisher:
Policy Press
Publication date:
02/13/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
551 KB

Meet the Author

Mark Smith worked in residential schools and homes for 20 years before moving to university teaching. He is currently Senior Lecturer in Social Work at the University of Edinburgh;;Dr Leon Fulcher has practiced in and taught residential child care across different continents for over 40 years. He is currently Chair of the International Child and Youth Care Network at cyc-net.org.;;Peter Doran recently retired as CEO of a residential school in Scotland, having spent his career in residential child care. Since retiring he has undertaken work for The Scottish Government on the education of children with complex support needs.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >