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Promoting Resilience
Language: un
Pages: 123
Authors: Robbie Gilligan
Categories: Resilience (Personality trait) in adolescence
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: British Association for Adoption & Fostering(BAAF)

A useful guide for front-line workers and social work managers which enhances understanding and encourages the adoption of the resilience-led perspective in their work with vulnerable children. The updated and extended new edition of BAAF's popular guide shows, in very practical ways, how to build feelings of confidence, self-esteem and
A Short Introduction to Promoting Resilience in Children
Language: un
Pages: 109
Authors: Colby Pearce
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

`In his clear and accessible style, Colby Pearce defines the value and significance of resilience as an essential aspect of psychological survival. He traces the origins of resilience in the early relationships which shape our emotional and social development and describes processes and responses that enhance resilience for children who
Promoting Resilience in the Classroom
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Carmel Cefai
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-03-15 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Resilience is a set of qualities that enable children to adapt and transform, to overcome risk and adversity, and to develop social competence, problem-solving skills, autonomy and a sense of purpose. For children and young people it is as vital to possess these qualities in school environments as in the
Promoting Resilience in Child Welfare
Language: en
Pages: 449
Authors: Robert John Flynn, Peter M. Dudding, James G. Barber
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: University of Ottawa Press

Since the beginnings of its development in Britain in 1987, the Looking After Children (LAC) initiative has had a profound influence in Canada-as well as in Australia and across Europe-in sharpening the developmental focus and improving the quality of services for children and adolescents who, because of abuse, neglect, extreme
Language: un
Pages: 176
Authors: Brigid Daniel, Sally Wassell
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This practical resource for work with vulnerable adolescents shows ways of promoting resilience and encouraging pro-social behaviour. Discussing concerns associated with adolescence such as peer pressure and moral responsibility, the authors suggest ways for practitioners to support young people who may have social or family problems.