Helping in Child Protective Services: A Competency-Based Casework Handbook
This second edition of Helping in Child Protective Services: A Competency-Based Casework Handbook is a comprehensive desk reference that serves as both a daily guide for workers and a training tool for supervisors and administrators. This invaluable resource provides CPS workers with the knowledge and skills necessary to assist vulnerable families, covering such key issues as assessment, decision making, intervention, child development, medical evaluation, accountability, and the legal framework of culturally responsive practice. This handbook equips CPS professionals and students to follow the casework process from intake through case closure with step-by-step instructions and examples. Chapters cover child development, key developmental milestones, and the importance of intervention; medical evaluation of child abuse and neglect; how to structure interviews and phrase questions to obtain information from families and guide the casework process; and the importance of accountable practice to families, their agencies, and the public. This latest edition of Helping in Child Protective Services compiles the most up-to-date research and practice information to help professionals provide the highest quality and most innovative services to children and families.
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Help them traffic children?
Why would I want to help such an evil and corrupt agency? I've done my research cps steals children and sells them on adoption websites.Cps kidnaps a child from loving parents based on a hear-say phone call to a hotline. And after kidnapping the children they sell them online. Help cps if you want but you should research it first and then decide if you want to be thrown in a hell fire with cps on judgement day!
2 The History of Child Protective Services
3 The Casework Process
4 Key Partners in Protecting Children and Supporting Families
5 Interviewing Children and Families
Initial Stages of the CPS Process
8 Child Development