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Title Domestic violence and child protection : directions for good practice / edited by Cathy Humphreys and Nicky Stanley
Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2006


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Description 224 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Part One. Defining the Issue and Setting the Scene -- 1. Relevant Evidence for Practice / Catherine Humphreys -- 2. Multi-Agency and Multi-Disciplinary Work: Barriers and Opportunities / Cathy Humphreys and Nicky Stanley -- Part Two. Children's Views and Needs -- 3. What Children Tell Us: 'He Said he was Going to Kill Our Mum' / Audrey Mullender -- 4. Prevention Programmes for Children and Young People in the UK / Jane Ellis, Nicky Stanley and Jo Bell -- 5. Listen Louder: Working with Children and Young People / Claire Houghton -- Part Three. Protecting women and children -- 6. Asking about Domestic violence: Implications for Practice / Marianne Hester -- 7. 'Point of Contact' Front-Line Workers Responding to Children Living with Domestic Violence / Jan Breckenridge and Claire Ralfs -- 8. Using Research to Develop Practice in Child Protection and Child Care / Elaine Farmer -- 9. Damned if you Do and Damned if you Don't? The Contradictions Between Private and Public Law / Christine Harrison --10. Child Abuse and Domestic Violence in the Context of Parental Separation and Divorce: New Models of Intervention / Thea Brown
Part Four. Working with Perpetrators -- 11. Domestic Abuse Risk Assessment and Safety Planning in Child Protection: Assessing Perpetrators / Lorraine Radford, Neil Blacklock and Kate Iwi -- 12. Are Men Who Use Violence Against Their Partners and Children Good Enough Fathers? The Need for an integrated Child Perspective in the Treatment Work with the Men / Marius RĂ¥kil -- 13. Men's Use of Violence and Intimidation Against Family Members and Child Protection Workers / Brian Littlechild and Caroline Bourke
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Child abuse -- Great Britain.
Child welfare -- Great Britain.
Children of abused wives -- Great Britain.
Family social work -- Great Britain.
Family violence -- Great Britain.
Social work with children -- Great Britain.
Author Humphreys, Catherine.
Stanley, Nicky, 1955-
LC no. 2005037573
ISBN 1843102765 (paperback: alk. paper)
9781843102762 (paperback: alk. paper)