ERIC Number: ED370684
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
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Professional Child and Youth Care. Second Edition.
Ferguson, Roy, Ed.; And Others
This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the child and youth care field in Canada. It covers a spectrum of key concerns within the field of child and youth care, and presents an analysis that spans a variety of program areas. The 12 chapters in the book are: (1) "The Scope of Child and Youth Care in Canada" (Roy Ferguson and others); (2) "Residential Child and Youth Care" (Gerry Fewster and Thom Garfat); (3) "Child and Youth Care and the Canadian Youth Justice System" (Del Phillips and Barbara Maslowsky); (4) "Canadian School-based Child and Youth Care" (Carey Denholm and David Watkins); (5) "Child-Life Programs: Fostering Coping and Development of Children and Families in Health Settings" (Carolyn Larsen and others); (6) "Child Day Care in Canada: A Child and Youth Care Perspective" (Alan Pence and others); (7) "Infant Development Programs" (Dana Brynelsen and others); (8) "Child and Youth Care Work in the Community" (Peter Gabor and Valerie Kuehne); (9) "Recreation Services" (Gary Young and Kevin Pike); (10) "Children, Youth, and Disability: A Community Approach to Rehabilitation" (Roy Brown); (11) "Parent Education and Support: An Emerging Field for Child and Youth Care Work" (James Anglin and Robert Glossop); and (12) "The Future of Child and Youth Care in Canada" (Alan Pence and others). Each chapter includes references. (TJQ)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Ancillary School Services, Child Health, Children, Community Programs, Day Care, Disabilities, Family Programs, Foreign Countries, Juvenile Justice, Parent Education, Recreational Programs, Residential Programs, Youth Programs
UBC Press, University of British Columbia, 6344 Memorial Road, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z2, Canada ($21.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Information Analyses; Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Canada; Child Life Programs; School Based Child Care Centers