Assessment of children and their families

a report
  • 41 Pages
  • 4.12 MB
  • English

MIND : King"s Fund Centre , London
Social work with children -- Great Britain -- Congresses., Family social work -- Great Britain -- Congre


Great Br

Statementproduced by a MIND working party under the chairmanship of P. Righton.
ContributionsManagement Institute for National Development.
LC ClassificationsHV751.A6 A75
The Physical Object
Pagination41 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4598246M
ISBN 10090055732X
LC Control Number77360982

Psychological Assessment of Sexually Abused Children and Their Families features in particular the assessment of sexually aggressive children and an extensive set of interview formats, checklists, and other forms that clinicians will find especially useful in evaluating children and their families.

The book is also richly illustrated with case. This thoroughly revised and updated second edition of Child and Family Assessment in Social Work Practice is an essential guide for social work students and practitioners involved in the assessment of children and their families.

Focusing on ‘core’ assessments and guiding the reader through the complexities of conducting assessments of need and risk, the book now includes within each.

Providing clear guidelines for the assessment and intervention of child neglect, Neglected Children and Their Families is an invaluable resource for all those studying and working in childcare, including social workers, health visitors and child nurses. `A thoughtful, sensitive and clear articulation of core issues relating to the theory and practice of assessments in social work with children and their families.

It will, no doubt, become a key text on the reading lists of students social workers and practitioners both in Britain and elsewhere' - Journal of Social Policy `Sally Holland has pulled off a difficult job in writing this accessible.

Assessment and Treatment Techniques for Children, Adolescents, and Families is Assessment of children and their families book excellent resource for therapists.

I use many of the techniques in this book on a daily basis. I love the creative, interactive ideas. I highly recommend this book to anyone working with youth and their families.

Other books on this topic that I recommend are/5(). Framework for the Assessment of Children in Need and their Families () and Working Together to Safeguard Children().

The Referral and Initial Information record begins the process of systematic information gathering about children in need and their families. This process is continued in the Initial Assessment and Core Assessment Records. for children and families.

4 An assessment must be carried out by a qualified social worker. The assessment must be based on a sound knowledge of child development and be seen in the context of the child’s family and their environment.

The social worker leads the assessment, which must be informed by the child and their family members and by. Children, Adolescents, and Families: Practitioners Share Their This publication provides a medium for practitioners to share their most effective assessment and treatment interventions. When I invited practitioners to The book begins with engagement and assessment activities providing clinicians with.

no two children have the same family, cultural, and experiential backgrounds. Clearly, these variables mean that a “one-size-fits-all” assessment will not meet the needs of most young children (Shepard, et al.).

Another assessment challenge for young children is that it takes time to administer assessments. Book 4: Helping Children Maintain and Build Connections Book 5: Understanding the Assessment of children and their families book of Fostering and Adoption on Families Book 6: Building Support Systems for Foster and Adoptive Families The seven family consultations are designed to give the leader and the family adequate time together to prepare for the experience of fostering and adopting.

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Family Engagement and Ongoing Child Assessment Explore strategies and consider the responsibilities and perspectives of parents and program staff related to sharing information. Family participation is a tenet of NAEYC’s (National Association for the Education of Young Children) Code of Ethical Conduct (see Section II).

In addition to formal guidelines for assessment and program services, families should be involved in all decisions that affect their children’s experiences with a program or classroom. assessment and treatment activities for children adolescents and families practitioners share their most effective techniques Posted By Paulo Coelho Library TEXT ID ff82 Online PDF Ebook Epub Library volumes of the book assessment and treatment activities for children adolescents and families practitioners share their most effective techniques she presents trainings.

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The assessment of children in need and their families has attracted considerable attention over the past decade. Good assessment matters and is key to effective intervention and to improving outcomes for children.

Significant decisions are made on the basis of social work and other professional assessments. vulnerabilities of children, families and communities may exacerbate any pre-existing risks – limited access to social services, health care services, inequalities in access to education, poverty, etc.

The Rapid Assessment (RA) of the situation of children and their families, with a. Thomas J. Dishion, Kathryn Kavanagh, in Innovations in Adolescent Substance Abuse Interventions, Selected: The Family Check-Up.

The Family Check-Up is a selected intervention offering family assessment and professional support and motivation to change.

As described by Dishion and Kavanagh (in press), it is an in-depth method that assists parents in accurately appraising their child’s.

: Routines-Based Early Intervention: Supporting Young Children and Their Families (): McWilliam Dr. BA MA Ph.D., R. A.: Books. This book focuses on providing information and guidance for professionals involved in the newly emerging multi-agency, interdisciplinary children's workforce.

It does so by helping them to understand the theory behind the issues relating to communication and engagement in multi-agency settings for children and families.

The book is of use to both students and those already working in. Framework for the Assessment of Children in Need and Their Families. The Framework for Assessment of Children in Need and their Families, issued in by the UK Department of Health, provides guidance on Initial Assessments and Core Assessments of a Child in Need, including the timescales within which such assessments should be undertaken.

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Young Children. Stay up to date with research-based, teacher-focused articles on birth to age 8 in our award. Self-Assessment Checklist for Personnel Providing Services and Supports to Children and their Families. This checklist is intended to heighten the awareness and sensitivity of personnel to the importance of cultural diversity and cultural competence in human service settings.

Teachers use assessment methods and information to design goals for individual children and monitor their progress, as well as to improve the program and its teaching strategies. Families receive information about their child’s development and learning on a.

One of the few books on the treatment of psychological trauma in children that provides specific, in-depth individual, group, and family therapy interventions for complex psychological trauma, this practical book focuses on the treatment of year-old children and their family members.

This edited book brings together clinicians and clinical investigators who have dedicated many years to developing, testing, revising, and testing again PT programs across a gamut of issues facing parents of children with ASD.

Our intended audience is the wide range of professionals providing care for children with ASD and their families.

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The field has desperately needed a book like this for a long time. Johnson, Butter, and Scahill have assembled the most accomplished clinical scientists in the field of parent training intervention for autism to produce a volume that possesses both breadth, in terms of the wide-ranging application of parent training, and incredible depth, in their coverage of the rich history of this approach.

published in their book, Children of Battered Women (Sage Publications, ). This assessment tool was designed to measure children’s perceptions of violence in the family, particularly domestic violence. Although the interview has been identified as a measure for. These strides where found in children agesand included progress in vocabulary, language comprehension, understanding of books and print and number concepts.

In addition, these children also exhibited higher self-esteem in comparison to children of non-participating parents (Evangelou &. Make an effort to learn about and respect the family and culture of the people important in your students' lives. Establish ways you can communicate and exchange information with families.

Use a variety of strategies and family engagement events to ensure that families are involved in their children. Early Childhood Assessment. Early childhood assessment is a tool used to gather and provide educators, parents, and families with critical information about a child’s development and growth.

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With a network of local leaders, we work to achieve better, more equitable outcomes for all the nation’s young children and their families. Too many families with young children grow up facing conditions that challenge their full and healthy development. This is especially true for children of color and children in low income neighborhoods.When Children Die examines what we know about the needs of these children and their families, the extent to which such needs are—and are not—being met, and what can be done to provide more competent, compassionate, and consistent care.

The book offers recommendations for involving child patients in treatment decisions, communicating with.Each year, hundreds of thousands of children in the United States experience abuse or neglect. A greater understanding of the risk factors and strategies for screening can help professionals working with children and families identify different types of maltreatment and high-risk situations.