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Community Treatment for Youth: Evidence-Based Interventions for Severe Emotional and Behavioral Disorders

Barbara J. Burns and Kimberly Hoagwood (eds)

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195134575
eISBN:
9780199864065
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195134575.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Communities and Organizations

This book presents innovative interventions for youth with severe emotional and behavioral disorders. The book is designed to fill a gap between the knowledge base and clinical practice through its ... More


Looking Backward to See Forward Clearly: A Cross-National Perspective on Residential Care

MARK E. COURTNEY, TALAL DOLEV, and ROBBIE GILLIGAN

in Residential Care of Children: Comparative Perspectives

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195309188
eISBN:
9780199863907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309188.003.0012
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter begins by identifying themes that emerge in synthesizing the information from case studies regarding the historical development of residential care around the world. Based on historical ... More


Conclusion

DAVID WRIGHT

in Mental Disability in Victorian England: The Earlswood Asylum 1847-1901

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199246397
eISBN:
9780191715235
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246397.003.012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book has demonstrated that idiots represented an important constituency for Poor Law Overseers in England during the Victorian period. After 1834, local Poor Law and lunacy officials colluded in ... More


The Effects of Early Deprivation on Brain-Behavioral Development: The Bucharest Early Intervention Project

Charles A. Nelson III, Charles H. Zeanah, and Nathan A. Fox

in Adolescent Psychopathology and the Developing Brain: Integrating Brain and Prevention Science

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195306255
eISBN:
9780199863914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306255.003.0009
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development

This chapter describes the Bucharest Early Intervention Project (BEIP) is a randomized controlled trial comparing the effects of foster care as an alternative to institutional care for young children ... More


Implications for palliative care

Paul Sinclair

in Rethinking palliative care: A social role valorisation approach

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349217
eISBN:
9781447303244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349217.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter discusses the implications of four key principles that bring together essential Social Role Valorisation (SRV) ideas and core themes. These principles or objectives define the kinds of ... More


Institutionalizing Households

DAVID WRIGHT

in Mental Disability in Victorian England: The Earlswood Asylum 1847-1901

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199246397
eISBN:
9780191715235
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246397.003.005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter explores the factors that may have influenced some families in Victorian England to choose institutional care over familial care in the complex nexus of caring for their children who ... More


The Psychological Effects of Early Institutional Rearing

Michael Rutter

in The Development of Social Engagement: Neurobiological Perspectives

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195168716
eISBN:
9780199847853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195168716.003.0013
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Institutional upbringing is seen to greatly affect psychological development in children. Despite the reduction in the negative effects of early institutional rearing observed in children ... More


An Asylum for Idiots

DAVID WRIGHT

in Mental Disability in Victorian England: The Earlswood Asylum 1847-1901

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199246397
eISBN:
9780191715235
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246397.003.003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Recent work on the emergence of the 19th-century county asylums in England has emphasised the important role that philanthropy played in the establishment of the rate-aided mental hospitals for ... More


The choice

Paul Sinclair

in Rethinking palliative care: A social role valorisation approach

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349217
eISBN:
9781447303244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349217.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter looks to the future. Since this book is the first formal, scholarly application of Social Role Valorisation (SRV) to palliative care, other beginning moves in the crossover between SRV ... More


The Relationship Between Research and Practice in Implementing the RAF Method for Quality Assurance in Residential Settings for Children in Israel

Tamar Zemach-Marom

in Research for Action: Cross-National Perspectives on Connecting Knowledge, Policy, and Practice for Children

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195314083
eISBN:
9780199865550
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314083.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

The RAF method for regulation, assessment, and follow-up is aimed at improving the quality of care provided by an institution or a service using a more objective, systematic, and uniform method of ... More


Maternal Care in Nineteenth-Century Britain

Irvine Loudon

in Death in Childbirth: An International Study of Maternal Care and Maternal Mortality 1800-1950

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198229971
eISBN:
9780191678950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198229971.003.0013
Subject:
History, World Modern History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter examines the condition of maternal care in Great Britain during the 19th century. During this period, there was an immense obstetric literature and a multitude of new obstetric ... More


The difference of voluntarism: the place of voluntary sector care homes for older Jewish people in the United Kingdom

Oliver Valins

in Landscapes of voluntarism: New spaces of health, welfare and governance

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346322
eISBN:
9781447302650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346322.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Organizations

Jewish voluntary sector care homes generally have a good reputation among local Jewish communities and the facilities that most provide are arguably among the best in the country. These homes have a ... More


Palliative care in nursing homes

Ian Maddocks and Deborah Parker

in Palliative Care for Non-cancer Patients

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780192629609
eISBN:
9780191730054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192629609.003.0013
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

The population of older people is increasing in nearly every part of the world, and traditional ways of providing support within their families are beginning to fail. In developed countries, family ... More


Transitions to supported living for older people

Alison Petch

in Managing transitions: Support for individuals at key points of change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847421883
eISBN:
9781447302780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847421883.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

Older people who require support on the grounds of disability or increasing age are likely to experience a range of transitions. The transition to supported living for older people, including those ... More


State support for children in informal care

Xiaoyuan Shang and Karen R. Fisher

in Young People Leaving State Care in China

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447336693
eISBN:
9781447336730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336693.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter focuses on the implications of informal care relationships for children as they become young adults. These issues are important for the larger questions about good types of alternative ... More


Child Care in Black and White: Working Parents and the History of Orphanages

Jessie B. Ramey

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036903
eISBN:
9780252094422
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036903.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This innovative study examines the development of institutional child care from 1878 to 1929, based on a comparison of two “sister” orphanages in Pittsburgh: the all-white United Presbyterian ... More


Advocacy and Protection of Older Adults

Jordan I. Kosberg, Max B. Rothman, and Burton D. Dunlop

in Handbook of Social Work in Health and Aging

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195173727
eISBN:
9780199893218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173727.003.0048
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter focuses on those who are vulnerable to possible adversity and the mechanisms by which social workers can be engaged in the surveillance and protection of such persons. Specifically, it ... More


“The right of the state to interfere is unquestioned”

Megan Birk

in Fostering on the Farm: Child Placement in the Rural Midwest

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039249
eISBN:
9780252097294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039249.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines efforts to remedy the problems with farm placements. It looks at the state boards of charity, visiting agents, and courts as examples of methods used to improve placing out. As ... More


Retirement communities in Britain: a ‘third way’ for the third age?

Judith Phillips, Miriam Bernard, Simon Biggs, and Paul Kingston

in Inclusive housing in an ageing society: Innovative approaches

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861342638
eISBN:
9781447302582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861342638.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

Until recently, the idea of retirement communities has been slow to gather momentum in Britain compared to the United States and parts of Europe, but in the current policy context this might be ... More


Policy implications for young people leaving care in China

Xiaoyuan Shang and Karen R. Fisher

in Young People Leaving State Care in China

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447336693
eISBN:
9781447336730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336693.003.0012
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter reviews how the Chinese and international communities are sharing understanding about good practice in alternative care while children are growing up, particularly by prioritizing ... More


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