Child Protection - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780750653527

Child Protection

2nd Edition

Guide For Midwives

Authors: Jenny Fraser
Paperback ISBN: 9780750653527
Imprint: Books for Midwives
Published Date: 14th October 2003
Page Count: 176

Description

Written specifically for the midwife, this book reflects the midwives' role in the child protection ring, highlighting responsibilities and roles through case studies.

Table of Contents

Foreword- Paul Howard retired Detective Inspector Norfolk Constabulary
Preface
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Chapter 1- Becoming a family: mothers, babies and fathers
Chapter 2- Supporting parents and parenting
Chapter 3- When to trigger child protection procedures and what happens following a referral
Chapter 4- The child protection conference
Chapter 5- The child protection register
Chapter 6- Serious case reviews
Chapter 7- Roles and responsibilities of different agencies
Chapter 8- The legislative framework
Finally - The rights of children as laid down by the UN Convention
Appendices- Useful Contacts

Details

No. of pages:
176
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Books for Midwives 2004
Published:
Imprint:
Books for Midwives
Paperback ISBN:
9780750653527

About the Author

Jenny Fraser

Formerly a community midwife and a midwifery sister in an acute maternity unit, until 1995 she worked as an independent midwife and recently facilitated the setting up on an NHS integrated midwifery team. She has spent 10 years working on a local child protection team and regularly has articles published about child protection in the nursing and midwifery journals.