Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Parents Who Misuse Drugs and Alcohol by Donald Forrester

This book presents original research outlining the key elements in responding to parental misuse of drugs and alcohol. * Offers a definition of "misuse" and "addiction" and the factors that influence the nature of misuse or addiction * Reviews extensively the nature and impact of parental substance misuse on children and families using the latest evidence * Explores how research and theories might help inform professionals or non-professionals assessing families affected by parents who misuse drugs or alcohol * Provides an in-depth discussion of Motivational Interviewing, including a critical discussion of the challenges and limitations involved in using it in child and family settings * Considers the wider implications of the findings for practice and policy and argues that these responses can be used across the field of work with vulnerable children and their families

Buy Parents Who Misuse Drugs and Alcohol by Donald Forrester from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780470871508
ISBN-10: 0470871504
Format: Hardback
(236mm x 155mm x 18mm)
Pages: 262
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 14-Jan-2011
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Parents Who Misuse Drugs and Alcohol by Donald Forrester

Book Reviews - Parents Who Misuse Drugs and Alcohol by Donald Forrester

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Parents Who Misuse Drugs and Alcohol book by Donald Forrester and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Donald Forrester

Donald Forrester is Professor of Social Work Research andDirector of the Tilda Goldberg Centre at the University ofBedfordshire. Judith Harwin is Professor of Social Work and Director ofthe Centre for Child and Youth Research at Brunel University.

Books By Donald Forrester

Quantitative Research Methods for Social Work by Donald Forrester
Paperback, November 2016
$56.66
Parents Who Misuse Drugs and Alcohol by Donald Forrester
Paperback, January 2011
$71.06