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Author Healey, Justin
Title Child Protection
Imprint Thirroul, NSW : The Spinney Press, 2018
©2018
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Descript 1 online resource (65 pages)
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Series Issues in Society ; v.426
Issues in Society
Note Intro -- Contents -- Chapter 1 - Child abuse and neglect -- What is child abuse and neglect? -- Types of child abuse -- Recognising abuse -- The causes of child abuse -- Child abuse myths and realities -- Risk and protective factors for child abuse and neglect -- Keeping your kids safe -- Impacts of child abuse and trauma -- Chapter 2 - Child protection -- One in 33 children receives child protection services - the majority repeat clients -- What is child protection? -- Prevention of child abuse and neglect -- Child protection in Australia: an overview -- Responding to children and young people's disclosures of abuse -- Risky business: how protection workers decide to remove children from their parents -- Can permanent care provide a solution for the troubled child protection system? -- Child protection: how to keep vulnerable kids with their families -- What is out-of-home care? -- The views of children and young people in out-of-home care -- Unmet needs of children in out-of-home care -- Nothing to see here? The abuse and neglect of children in care is a century-old story in Australia -- Australia failing to safeguard cultural connections for Aboriginal childrenin out-of-home care -- There's no excuse for child abuse -- Children's rights report: recommendations -- Exploring issues - worksheets and activities -- Fast facts -- Glossary -- Web links -- Index
Examines the growing extent, causes, indicators and impacts of abuse and neglect involving Australian children and adolescents. How do child protection services protect vulnerable children by using investigation, care and protection orders, and out-of-home care? There is no excuse for child abuse; are we doing enough to protect children at risk? Also includes: worksheets and activities, fast facts, glossary, web links, index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Healey, Justin Child Protection Thirroul, NSW : The Spinney Press,c2018 9781925339529
Subject Child abuse-Australia.
Child abuse-Australia-Prevention.
Child welfare-Australia.
Social work with children-Australia.
Abused children-Services for-Australia
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