Looking on the social pedagogy profession from a Viennese point of view
A useful text book for practitioners
A standard text book for carers and health workers
Letting people express themselves in their own time and in their own ways
A Personal Statement I believe that a significant number of troubled children and young people are best helped by the provision of residential child care. Amongst these I would include those who, though they may for the time being not be able to live with their families, nonetheless have such a strong feeling of belonging … Read more
Why are so many field social workers opposed to residential child care?
A few months ago, an invitation went out to our readers to let us know, if they were professionals working with children and/or young people in whatever capacity, to contact us and inform us about the qualifications and training within their countries. We didn’t receive a particularly positive response. In fact there were about three … Read more
The development of training and the introduction of family group conferences
The focus is residential care and boarding education.
Personal experiences of the care system shaped professional thinking.
Research which led to change and some unexpected findings
A textbook for students geared to current UK systems