Steckley, Laura (2011) 'And football saved me in a way…': An application of the CYC approach to a achool football team in Scotland. Journal of Child and Youth Care, 24 (1-2). pp. 108-121.
RCYCP_Football_Final_Draft_2_.doc - Draft Version
This article sets the context for a small study of a football team in one residential school for children with emotional and behavioural difficulties in Scotland (for a more detailed account of this study, see Steckley, 2007). The views of staff and young people about the school team were explored in depth, and a mosaic of their views is offered here. Within this mosaic, links to several characteristics of the child and youth care (CYC) approach are discussed, providing a rich example of a CYC approach to sport. Difficulties and complexities of practice related to the school football team are also discussed, and some implications for practice are offered in conclusion.
|Keywords:||residential school , residential child care, youth care, football, Social pathology. Social and public welfare|
|Subjects:||Social Sciences > Social pathology. Social and public welfare|
|Department:||Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Social Work and Social Policy > Social Work|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||26 Apr 2012 13:27|
|Last modified:||04 Oct 2012 12:16|
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