Sen, Robin and Green Lister, Pam and Rigby, Paul and Kendrick, Andrew (2013) Grading the graded care profile. Child Abuse Review. ISSN 0952-9136Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
This paper presents some of the key findings of a study investigating the introduction of the Graded Care Profile (GCP) – a tool used in the assessment of child neglect – in one Scottish local authority where neglect is the primary reason for which nearly half of all children are placed on the Child Protection Register. The findings suggest that while there are some advantages to the use of the GCP there are also a number of significant questions about previous claims made about its objectivity and value-neutrality, its user-friendliness and its ability to generate good partnership working with parents, particularly where there are substantive disagreements about the quality of care.
|Keywords:||care profile, social work, neglect, parental engagement, Social Sciences (General), Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health, Law|
|Subjects:||Social Sciences > Social Sciences (General)|
|Department:||Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Social Work and Social Policy > Social Work|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||13 Nov 2012 14:57|
|Last modified:||27 Apr 2016 19:20|