Using case studies to illustrate best practice across a range of age groups, the book looks at strategies for dealing with the effects of the following issues on children:
o domestic violence
o bereavement and loss
o learning difficulties and special educational needs
o neglect and poverty
o anger and social, emotional and behavioural difficulties
o addictions within the family.
There is advice on working directly with children and examples are cited from children from 0 to 19.
This book is an essential read for all those involved in the education and care of children.