Child development for child care and protection workers / Brigid Daniel, Sally Wassell and Robbie Gilligan ; foreword by David Howe.Material type: TextPublication details: London : Jessica Kingsley, 2010.Edition: 2nd edDescription: 281 p. : ill. ; 25 cmContent type:
- 9781849050685 (pbk.) :
- 305.2310883627 22
- HQ772 .D25 2010
Formerly CIP. Uk
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Framework for understanding child development -- Developing relationships -- Parenting and care-giving -- Resilience and vulnerability -- Protective factors and adversity -- Early years -- School years -- Adolescence -- Conclusions.
Presenting case studies and opportunities to reflect on current methods of treating children, this book encourages pratitioners to respond to the circumstances of each child as unique, and links theory and practice in an imaginative and sympathetic way.