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Scotland : commentary on calculating costs for therapeutic residential care

Kendrick, Andrew (2014) Scotland : commentary on calculating costs for therapeutic residential care. In: Therapeutic Residential Care for Children and Youth. Child Welfare Outcomes . Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London, pp. 267-269. ISBN 978-1-84905-963-3

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Abstract

This chapter discusses calculating the costs in Scotland for therapeutic residential care. It is part of a comprehensive volume which will enable child welfare professionals, researchers and policymakers to develop a refined understanding of the potential of therapeutic residential care, and to identify the highest and best uses of this intensive and specialized intervention.