Child Protection and Canadian Law: A Service Perspective

 
Child Protection and Canadian Law: A Service Perspective
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ISBN:
978-1-55239-124-2
 
Publisher:
Emond Publishing
 
Page Count:
280
 
Status:
Available
 
Publication Date:
June 2005
 
Subjects:
Family Law; Social and Child Services
 
 
 
 

This exciting new text, written in plain language, provides a much-needed resource on the law of child protection in Canada. An overview of children's rights and child protection law is presented in the context of a clear social services and child and youth worker perspective. The focus is on the duties and responsibilities of child and youth workers with respect to children at risk.

  • Includes practical exercises designed to encourage students to research social service resources in their own community
  • Designed to help students develop professionalism by stimulating discussions about law, ethics, and the social context of service work
  • Offers real and fictional fact scenarios and cases for problem solving
  • Includes the entire text of the Child and Family Services Act, plus portions of other statutes in appendixes
  • Excerpts from policies and government reports
  • End-of-chapter review questions
  • Glossary of key terms and an index

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Part I: Introduction to Child Protection Law

  • Chapter 1: Special Legal Status for Children and Youth
  • Chapter 2: Adults with Special Child Protection Responsibility

Part II: Protecting Children's Rights

  • Chapter 3: Children and the Civil Courts
  • Chapter 4: Children and Family Law
  • Chapter 5: Children and the State
  • Chapter 6: Children and Criminality

Part III: Protecting Children's Safety

  • Chapter 7: Child Protection Under the Criminal Code
  • Chapter 8: The Child and Family Services Act
  • Chapter 9: Children in Residential Care
  • Chapter 10: Special Issues

Appendixes

  • Appendix A: Selected Statutes and Regulations Affecting Children and Their Rights
  • Appendix B: Child and Family Services Act

Glossary of Key Terms

Index

  • Instructor's Guide

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