Law and Legislation for Social Service Workers, 2nd Edition

 
Law and Legislation for Social Service Workers, 2nd Edition
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ISBN:
978-1-77255-260-7
 
Publisher:
Emond Publishing
 
Page Count:
368
 
Status:
Available
 
Publication Date:
December 2017
 
Subjects:
Family Law and Social Services
 
 
 
 

The second edition of Law and Legislation for Social Service Workers is a current and concise guide to the Canadian legal system as it applies to social service work in Ontario. It provides practical tips and details the rights and obligations of social workers as defined by the Ontario College of Social Workers to prepare students in their future roles as advocates or case managers.

This text covers key legislation including the Mental Health Act, Youth Criminal Justice Act, and Income Assistant Legislation. It also highlights the new Child, Youth and Family Services Act, which will come into effect in 2018.

  • Includes up-to-date coverage of the new Child, Youth and Family Services Act
  • Features a new margin glossary
  • Contains new and relevant cases
  • Updates to all forms and regulatory/statutory references
  • Incorporates more charts and diagrams to visually represent various concepts
  • Streamlines coverage by reducing the number of chapters

Chapter 1: The Social Worker and the Law
Chapter 2: The Canadian Legal System
Chapter 3: Human Rights Law, Employment, and Housing
Chapter 4: Consent and Capacity and Issues Related to Health Care and the Elderly
Chapter 5: Mental Health Law
Chapter 6: Child Protection Law, Notes, Reports, and Records
Chapter 7: Family Law and Adoption
Chapter 8: Education Law
Chapter 9: Income Assistance
Chapter 10: Criminal and Civil Law
Chapter 11: Alternative Dispute Resolution and Restorative Justice
Chapter 12: Youth Criminal Law
Chapter 13: Correctional Services for Adults
Chapter 14: Immigration and Refugee Law
Chapter 15: Privacy and Access to Information and Accessing Legal Services

Glossary
Index
Credits

 
 
 
 
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Law and Legislation for Social Service Workers, 2nd Edition (FINAL SALE)

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Cover: Softcover
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Status: Available
ISBN/ISSN:978-1-77255-260-7F

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Law and Legislation for Social Service Workers, 2nd Edition

Format: Print
Cover: Softcover
Colour: Two Colour
Status: Available
ISBN/ISSN:978-1-77255-260-7

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