Week by week : plans for documenting children's development by Barbara Ann Nilsen

By Barbara Ann Nilsen

WEEK by way of WEEK: PLANS FOR DOCUMENTING kid's improvement, 6th version, addresses a challenge dealing with pre-service and in-service teachers--how to regulate specified, significant documentation on their scholars' improvement and achievements whereas getting to the opposite features essential to maintain teenagers secure and actively interested in studying. This all-purpose consultant presents a concrete, systematic plan for recording every one kid's improvement in all developmental components, incorporating fabric on remark equipment and strategies, ideas of kid improvement, and acceptable perform. Technical elements of varied equipment of documentation are provided, as are studies of the potency of every approach in shooting very important info. This version beneficial properties built-in insurance of NAEYC criteria and new integration of TeachSource movies, on hand for viewing on the book's site. Real-life examples, functional suggestions, types with transparent directions, and step by step guidance for accumulating observational info and development a portfolio for every baby make the e-book important and correct to academics in education in addition to practising pros. to be had with InfoTrac pupil Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac.

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Teaching Children to Protect Themselves by Freda Briggs, Michael McVeity

By Freda Briggs, Michael McVeity

Colleges have taught teenagers highway protection and family security abilities for a few years, and at the moment are being requested to educate own defense talents. this can be a instruction manual for lecturers and counsellors operating with primary-aged little ones, delivering counsel and sensible feedback on all facets of this factor. The authors define the necessity for baby safeguard, the right way to paintings with father or mother, methods of constructing a curriculum, and sensible feedback for lecture room workouts. They clarify easy methods to deal with kid's use of the net and the actual wishes of youngsters with disabilities. The ebook comprises illustrations and workouts which might be copied to be used with kids in school.

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How Serial Rapists Target Their Victims. From the Files of by Linda Fairstein

By Linda Fairstein

Crime professional Linda Fairstein finds the sinister ways in which rapists decide on and assault their sufferers, and what you must be aware of to guard yourself

From the guy who haunted midtown Manhattan's high-rise workplace constructions, to the stalker within the wooded suburbs close to Nashville, serial rapists frequently have one chilling trait in universal: They function in "comfort zones." occasionally they locate their very own convenience zones, reminiscent of the stairwell of a well-recognized place of work development. different occasions they might pinpoint their sufferers' convenience zones, corresponding to the bed room of an unlocked condominium. In either circumstances, skilled sexual predators take advantage of their power sufferers' such a lot unguarded moments. In How Serial Rapists aim Their sufferers, Linda Fairstein breaks down the styles of those violent criminals and describes the day by day ways in which ladies can most sensible defend opposed to them.

Originally released in Cosmopolitan, this essay is now on hand in electronic layout for the 1st time and features a brand new introduction...

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A Deafening Silence: Hidden Violence Against Women and by Patrizia Romito

By Patrizia Romito

This publication is born of a contradiction: at the one hand, there was a real boost within the knowledge of male violence and activities to oppose it. at the different, male violence opposed to girls persists. So too does its denial, and the counter-attack opposed to those that search to show it. Patrizia Romito's impressive e-book analyses male violence opposed to girls and youngsters, and the mechanisms society develops to push it out of sight. It describes the hyperlinks among discrimination, violence opposed to girls and violence opposed to little ones, and uncovers the techniques and strategies used to hide it, together with denial, legitimization, euphemisation, blaming the sufferer and compartmentalisation.Written in a transparent and direct variety, the writer deals either a synthesis of contemporary foreign info and a theoretical research of the mechanisms of concealment. it really is an important device for someone - expert, researcher or activist - desirous to comprehend male violence opposed to girls and youngsters and to oppose it.

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Good Practice in Safeguarding Adults: Working Effectively in by Jacki Pritchard, Alison Bowes, Seena Fazel, Gary Fitzgerald,

By Jacki Pritchard, Alison Bowes, Seena Fazel, Gary Fitzgerald, Ghizala Avan, Sherry Bien Macintosh, Jackie Parker, Arwel Owen, Jamieson Mornington, Marilyn Mornington, Lucy Naven, Deborah Kitson, Simon Leslie, Adrian Hayes, Adrian Hughes, Peter Sadler

Reliable perform in Safeguarding Adults offers an up to the moment and topical evaluation of advancements in coverage, advice, laws and perform within the quarter of grownup safeguard. The booklet goals to increase considering grownup abuse, assesses substitute types of perform reminiscent of legal justice and welfare, and covers teams who should be missed, reminiscent of individuals with mind accidents, older prisoners and adults in the black and minority ethnic groups. matters lined comprise household violence and honour-based crime, abuse in associations, monetary abuse, and danger review in grownup defense. The ebook is illustrated all through with case stories, and likewise supplies a voice to the sufferers of grownup abuse who might be forgotten in a operating setting that emphasises goal functionality, symptoms, criteria, famous person scores, forms and proper use of terminology.This e-book might be crucial examining for an individual operating with susceptible adults, together with social staff, care managers, care employees, well-being care employees, police, probation officials, employees in the legal process, advocates, volunteers, education officials and students.This sequence explores issues of present main issue to execs operating in social care, well-being care and the probation carrier. members are drawn from a wide selection of settings, either within the voluntary and statutory sectors.

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Social Work and Family Violence: Theories, Assessment, and by Joan McClennen PhD

By Joan McClennen PhD

To effectively serve households, social paintings scholars needs to comprehend the theories and matters surrounding kinfolk violence. This cutting edge textbook comprehensively discusses 3 different types of kin violence: baby abuse and maltreatment, intimate accomplice violence, and elder abuse.

Discussions on checks and interventions are supplied for the grownup sufferers of relations violence, grownup survivors of kid abuse, baby witnesses of family violence, adolescent sufferers of courting violence, aged sufferers, and perpetrators of abuse. evaluation approaches and evidence-based remedies also are mentioned. This e-book additionally covers a vast variety of weak populations and addresses their wishes for specific providers, legislative motion, and techniques for potent intervention. The ebook meets the factors of the Council on Social paintings schooling with its specialize in ethics, populations-at-risk, and diversity.

Intended for either bachelor's- and master's-level social paintings scholars, this article features a number of beneficial properties comparable to case reports from real-life tales of relatives violence in each bankruptcy, key phrases, dialogue questions, and extra.

Key topics:

  • Court buildings and methods, really good court docket prone for households experiencing violence, investigative interviewing, and social employees' roles in the judicial approach
  • Identifying and investigating baby maltreatment, discussing indicators and effects, baby interviewing, moral dilemmas of mandated reporting, and the foster care procedure
  • Intimate accomplice violence, together with theoretical views, legislation and regulations, monetary charges, discovered helplessness, the battered girl syndrome, orders of defense, crucial arrest, and extra
  • Elder abuse, together with an summary of theories, checks, threat components, grownup protecting prone, caregiver interventions, and extra

Instructor's Guide:
to be had as an digital dossier, the instructor's consultant incorporates a pattern syllabus appropriate for a kin Violence direction. It additionally positive aspects bankruptcy targets, questions (multiple selection, true/false, and dialogue) and solutions, and PowerPoint slides for every bankruptcy. certified teachers may perhaps touch us to obtain the documents. To request a replica, please e-mail textbook@springerpub.com.

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Enhancing Resilience in Survivors of Family Violence by Dr. Kim Anderson Ph.D.

By Dr. Kim Anderson Ph.D.

"This e-book might help switch the paradigm that has gripped the psychological well-being professions for thus lengthy and may be a favorable strengthen if you happen to comprehend there has to be a greater and extra affirmative approach to do that very important work." -Dennis Saleebey, DSW Professor Emeritus college of Social Welfare, collage of Kansas during this ebook, Kim Anderson demonstrates the level to which people with histories of kinfolk violence could have "self-correcting" developments that advertise their optimistic model in overcoming trauma. those strengths, which regularly cross unrecognized or underappreciated, can be utilized for therapeutic. This ebook assists psychological overall healthiness practitioners in deciding on, aiding, and validating the resilient capacities in their consumers. Anderson presents new conceptual frameworks and scientific concepts for integrating resilience-oriented and strengths-based therapy with survivors of relations violence. The booklet discusses resilience in survivors of formative years incest, kids of battered ladies, and participants previously in violent family relationships. Key themes mentioned: Dynamics and outcomes of kinfolk oppression and violence the ability of restoration and posttraumatic development tests that trap patron strengths, resilience, and acts of resistance Spirituality: making which means of one's trauma and goal in lifestyles This e-book demanding situations the idea that survivors who've suffered from family members violence will stay wounded all through existence. Anderson underscores the resourcefulness of consumers, and illuminates the numerous methods humans be triumphant in the course of and within the aftermath of kinfolk violence.

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