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Child protection, the courts and social workers

Child protection, the courts and social workers

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child welfare -- United States,
  • Child welfare workers -- United States,
  • Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementeditor, Terrance R. Langely.
    ContributionsLangely, Terrance R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV741 .C48755 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23994397M
    ISBN 109781607412793
    LC Control Number2009051578
    OCLC/WorldCa489012724

    The duty of the social worker to balance between children’s and parents’ rights was established even more firmly in the report by Martin Narey for the Times newspaper: it was proposed to give greater prominence to adoption in social work training so that social workers’ role is seen as unequivocally that of protector of the child rather. Family Courts in England, Wales and Northern Ireland direct risk assessments concerning vulnerable children’s future placements, and these can be conducted by psychiatrist and psychologist, as well as independent social worker, expert witnesses. This article focuses on three case studies of independent social work expert risk assessments made when considering the return of children to their.

    Serious failings within the child protection and welfare service operated by the Child and Family Agency Tusla in Dublin south central included failures in some cases by social workers to notify Author: Elaine Edwards. Child Protective Services (CPS) investigates reports of child abuse and neglect to protect children from harm now and in the future. CPS works to strengthen and stabilize families so that they can safely care for their children at home. When that is not possible, CPS works with the courts and communities to find permanent homes or other places.

    Social workers are increasingly likely to be drawn into this issue through requirements to provide courts with reports or taking child protection decisions relating to clients' use of child or Author: Paul Michael Garrett. All social workers have to work within a clear legal framework and cannot do anything without having a sound legal reason. Any decision to take a child into care- even for a very short time – has meet the criteria set out in legislation. We know that sometimes the working relationship between social workers and parents can break down.


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Awesome article that clearly demonstrate being a child protection worker that defines our practice from other fields in social work. I have been working with children in sex trafficking in the Philippines and this story reflects many of my experience in the field, from investigation, rescue operation, litigation, recovery, rehabilitation and.

Child Protection, the Courts and Social Workers (Children's Issues, Laws and Programs) [Terrance R. Langely, Terrance R.

Langely] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Child Protection, the Courts and Social Workers (Children's Issues, Laws and Programs)Author: Terrance R.

Langely. Full Care Order is a statutory child protection social worker in Dublin, Ireland, practicing during a time of structural reform. You can follow their blog ator on Author: Full Care Order.

child protection, the courts and social workers; children's issues, laws and programs; contents; preface; a coordinated response to child abuse and neglect: the foundation for practice; 1. purpose and overview; 2.

what are the philosophical tenets of child protection?; key. This provides an overview of the judicial processes that relate to child abuse and neglect cases. It introduces concepts and terminology associated with the courts, describes the key court processes, and presents practical information to help child protective services caseworkers and other nonlegal professionals prepare for court litigation.

This book will give social workers a good introduction to the law as it affects the practice of social work and social work in general. The book is well designed for use by non-lawyers because its chapters are organized by subject matter rather than by legal principles.

Therefore, for example, the reader can quickly go to those cases dealing with. Child protection audit finds no evidence of racial profiling by gardaí In one case, creche staff had notified social workers of their concerns for a three-year-old child they were looking : Fiona Gartland.

Since the last update of the Child Abuse and Neglect User Manual Series in the early s, a number of changes have occurred that dramatically affect the response to child maltreatment, including advances in research, practice, and policy.

This third edition of the User Manual Series reflects the increased knowledge and the evolving state of practice and address trends and concerns relevant. Child protection investigations are up by 93%, child protection plans by 72% [ppt], and care proceedings in the courts by a staggering %.

These are. In domestic cases, there may be a number of experts that are called upon to testify during a hearing.

For example, a doctor may testify about a child’s medical condition, a CPA may testify about the value of a business, or a clinical psychologist may testify about a custody evaluation performed. However, there are limitations to who is an expert and what witnesses can testify about.

History teaches us about Child Protection that social workers are no better than anyone else at determining which children should be removed. A stunning example is the Baby P Case. Baby Peter was visited by “Professionals” 60 times in his short life, 18 of those visits by social workers.

Provides guidance to nonlawyers who work with the judicial system. Provides general and background information about the various applicable court systems, explains recent developments in the laws affecting child protection, and presents practical examples and tips to enhance the professional1s performance in court-involved cases.

Bibliography, glossary, and list of resources. Assembly Bill would create a record that could be used in court to preserve the rights of parents, children, and social workers.

Sammy’s Law which would have required a video and audio recording of all interactions between CPS social workers and the families, including interviews and removal proceedings was never allowed to go to a vote. Child protection emphasizes the legal grounds upon which social workers and police can intervene to identify children who have been harmed or are likely to be harmed, and to then intervene to protect children from future harm.

Child protection is often used to delimit specific services for children in need of protection from abuse and neglect. "The child protection 'industry' in Ireland is out of control and has long-since lost its moral compass.

When unfounded and unproven allegations by anonymous sources can be brought against otherwise decent parents; and when those allegations are given weight and credit in 'secret courts' by reckless, unqualified and amoral agents of the State; and when children can be kidnapped and 5/5(3).

The disturbing, heartbreaking reality of Child Protective Services caseworkers. She's one of 28 social workers in a county of more thanpeople. and child welfare workers had. Child law for social work London: SAGE Publications Ltd doi: / Williams, Jane.

It has been suggested in this book that social workers should acquire legal knowledge to assist them in developing a rights-based approach.

Court judgments demonstrate the way in which specific statutory powers and duties bear additional. In the United States, Child Protective Services is a governmental agency run on the state level that was created to respond to reports of child abuse and neglect.

Each state has its own CPS practice, where CPS workers respond to the over million reports of child maltreatment in. The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world.

NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards for social workers, and to advance sound social policies. Liz Davies is an Emeritus Reader in Child Protection at London Metropolitan University and a registered social worker.

She began her academic post inand gained her PhD, entitled Protecting children – a critical contribution to policy and practice development. Following her work in the s as a mental health social worker, she was team manager in the London Borough of Islington where.In Sweden, where Family Courts are not secret, where parents are not gagged, a Social Worker wrote an excellent paper on the topic of how parents are persecuted by social workers.

When it was written, it was widely circulated by victims of Child Protective Services (CPS), but didn't create many shock waves in .Objective To help address a long-standing gap in research and knowledge, this paper explores the issue of what service providers need to be aware of to best meet the needs of ethnic minority children and families who have come to the attention of child protection authorities and have substantiated reports of domestic violence.

Method The results are written in narrative form, combining Author: Pooja Sawrikar.