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Title Child development for child care and protection workers / Brigid Daniel, Sally Wassell and Robbie Gilligan ; foreword by David Howe.
Imprint London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2010.


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Edition 2nd ed.
Description 1 online resource (281 pages) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject University of Dundee -- Staff author.
Child development.
Child psychology.
Child care workers.
Child welfare workers.
Child Care -- psychology.
Child Welfare -- psychology.
Object Attachment.
Genre Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Contents Framework for understanding child development -- Developing relationships -- Parenting and care-giving -- Resilience and vulnerability -- Protective factors and adversity -- Early years -- School years -- Adolescence -- Conclusions.
Summary Child Development for Child Care and Protection Workers is a classic text for students and practitioners in the child care and protection field which summarises important current thinking on child development and applies it directly to practice. The book covers key issues such as resilience and vulnerability and the impact of protective or adverse environments. Different stages of development (infancy, school age and adolescence) are discussed, and attachment theory is used to offer insights into the impact of abuse and neglect on development. A key feature is the inclusion of case studies and.
Other Author Wassell, Sally.
Gilligan, Robbie.
Other Title Print version: Daniel, Brigid, 1959- Child development for child care and protection workers. 2nd ed. London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2010 9781849050685