Catalogue by titles / Conducting Family Assessments: A Practice Guide

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PRACTICE ENG-079
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Title Conducting Family Assessments: A Practice Guide
Author City of Salford Community and Social Services
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Date published/issue 00-00-2000
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher Russell House Publishing Limited, 4 ST. George's House, Uplyme Road, Lyme Regis, Dorset DT7 3LS, Uni
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Page 124
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ISBN 1 898924 73 2
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Index Risk-factors
Practice
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Child-interest
Free text Document prepared by the City of Salford Community and Social Services, Family Support Services to help in "the assessment of parenting in all childcare situations, ranging from the preventive to child protection and court proceedings". Different sections contain notes on various situations and questionnaires to be filled in by the social worker making the assessment. These include: pregnancy and preparation for birth; emotional development and relationships (affecting the child); basic physical care (of the child); parents' perception profile - significant past and present experiences (affecting family life); parents's perception profile - self (measure of the client's self-esteem and confidence); parents' perception profile - children (how they feel about beeing parents); home management and life skills.

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Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Psychology
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