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Author Cooper, Barry, author Lecturer in Social Work, The Open University, UK

Title Best Practice with Children and Families : Critical Social Work Stories / Barry Cooper, Jean Gordon, Andy Rixon
Published Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (224 pages)
Contents Cover ; Half-Title ; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 Telling Stories: A Journey intoNarratives of Practice; PART 1 RELATIONSHIPS; 3 Relationships; 4 Relationships in IntensiveShort-Term Work; 5 Relationships in a TherapeuticContext; 6 Managing Relationships; PART 2 RISK, UNCERTAINTY AND JUDGEMENT ; 7 Working with Risk: FineJudgements and DifficultDecisions; 8 Assessing Risk of Harm:A Team Approach; 9 'Trying to Get It Right' withDavid: Addressing the Risk ofSexually Harmful Behaviour; 10 Myra: A Balancing Act; 11 Taking Risks with Alannah
PART 3 POWER, NEGOTIATION AND PROBLEM-SOLVING 12 Power and Negotiation inPractice: From Problemsto Solutions; 13 Negotiation andResistance: It's All Aboutthe Child; 14 Negotiation WithoutPower: MediatingPost-Adoption ContactArrangements in aFacebook World; 15 Negotiating Solutions; 16 Conclusion; References; Index
Form Electronic book
Author Gordon, Jean, 1955- author
Rixon, Andy, author
ISBN 1137003022
1137003030 (EPUB)
9781137003034 (EPUB)