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Published: 01 June 2002

338 Pages

ISBN: 9780190615789

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Working With Children, Adolescents, and Their Families, Third Edition

Third Edition

Karen Harper-Dorton and Martin Herbert

  • The book links theory and practice.
  • Assessment, intervention and evaluation measures are covered in detail.
  • Illustrative case material is used throughout.
  • Psychological, social, and community care approaches are all included.
  • Extensive real-life examples are given of family therapy, behavioural intervention, mentoring, play therapy, mediation, and negotiation techniques.
  • It is equally applicable to both students and practitioners.
  • It employs a problem-solving approach while being firmly grounded in research.
  • Summaries and comments help the reader review each chapter.

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