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Title The Children's Bureau : shaping a century of child welfare practices, programs, and policies / Katharine Briar-Lawson, Mary McCarthy, and Nancy Dickinson, editors.

Publication Info. Washington DC : NASW Press, [2013]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.7 C536CB    Check Shelf
Description xi, 342 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Lessons learned and the way forward -- Family-driven and community-based systems of care -- Addressing poverty as a child welfare strategy -- Family-centered practice -- Nothing about us, without us: meaningful youth and family engagement in child welfare -- Ensuring a successful transition to adulthood for foster youths -- Paradigm shifts in child protection: from investigation to family support -- Prevention of child maltreatment fatalities -- Trauma-informed child welfare practice -- Serving families with co-occuring challenges -- Social work traineeship programs -- Social work education in tribal and urban Indian child welfare settings -- Workforce and leadership development -- Knowledge management and leadership development in child welfare -- University-agency partnerships to advance child welfare -- Envisioning the future: trends, challenges, and opportunities -- Child welfare for the 21st century: organizational and practice imperatives.
Subject United States. Children's Bureau.
Child welfare -- United States.
Children -- Services for -- United States.
United States. Children's Bureau. (OCoLC)fst00543183
Child welfare. (OCoLC)fst00854709
Children -- Services for. (OCoLC)fst00855120
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Briar-Lawson, Katharine.
National Association of Social Workers.
ISBN 9780871014467
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