Catalogue by titles / Lost in Care: The Problems of Maintaining Links between Children in Care and their Families

Documentation presentation
ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PRACTICE ENG-047
Partner
Title Lost in Care: The Problems of Maintaining Links between Children in Care and their Families
Author MILLHAM Spencer
Generic unit

General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1986
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
Editor
Publisher Gower Publishing Company limited, Gower House, Croft Road, Aldershot Hans GU11 3HR, United kingdom
Distributor
Page 258
Price
ISBN 0 566 00998 6
Type of material Book
Language of document

Document information
Document description
Country concerned UNITED KINGDOM
Index Family-origin
Substitute-family
Family-reintegration
Worktool
Child-interest
Free text The authors discuss the problems and processes involved in, as well as the importance of, the maintenance of links and contact between children in care and their families. Issues include: interactions between social workers and the parents, length of time in care, frequency of placement changes, delinquent behaviour of children, control issues, foster carers expectations, changes in family situations occurring during the time the child is in care

Document qualification
Degree of interest Of interest
Work area Psychology
Social work -->
Potential users
Other potential users