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Effective approaches to risk assessment in social work : an international literature review

Barry, Monica (2007) Effective approaches to risk assessment in social work : an international literature review. [Report]

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Abstract

This report offers an international review of the literature (including refereed journal articles, policy documents, books and commissioned reports) within predominantly English-speaking countries about risk assessment in social work. The literature review includes an analysis of key research, policy, previously undertaken literature reviews and other relevant documentation primarily in the UK, North America, Australia and New Zealand.