Advocacy for children

  • 53 Pages
  • 2.32 MB
  • English
Herald Pub. House , Independence, Mo
Children"s rights -- United States., Church work with children -- United St


United St

Statementby Barbara Howard.
SeriesPastoral Care Office pamphlet series
ContributionsReorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Pastoral Care Office.
LC ClassificationsHQ789 .H68 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination53 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2396589M
ISBN 100830904921
LC Control Number87026357

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This book will be valued by any professional working with young children, including children and young people's advocates, health and social care professionals, teachers and youth workers.

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It has been thoroughly researched by two of the most highly respected commentators on the subject, and represents an authoritative and comprehensive : Jane Boylan. The book examines the historical context of advocacy for children and young people. In the first chapter, they address tersely the problem of a clash between what appears to be in a child’s best interests and the views of professionals called upon to advocate the child’s views (see p.

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Advocacy is an essential skill for social workers who need to be able to speak confidently on behalf of service-users in a range of situations. In this new book, Jane Dalrymple and Jane Boylan explore the theory and research behind advocacy to demonstrate how to achieve best practice.

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Child advocacy refers to a range of individuals, professionals and advocacy organizations who speak out on the best interests of children.

An individual or organization engaging in advocacy typically seeks to protect children's rights which may be abridged or abused in a number of areas. APA advocacy efforts are guided by the Advocacy Coordinating Committee, which evaluates and prioritizes advocacy goals for the discipline of psychology and the professions of psychologists in scientific, educational, public interest, health service practice and applied practice settings.

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Hindman & T. Novak (ages ). The Children’s Advocacy Alliance is committed to ensuring that all children live in safe and nurturing environments, free from abuse, neglect, violence and other hazards. Learn More icon-book-open.Transforming Research into Advocacy.

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Using your expertise and stories will allow you to advocate for children in one of the most compelling ways—with stories that correlate with data.

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Among other critical topics, the Red Book includes a chapter on educational advocacy for children in foster care that provides a summary of relevant.