2012

RPU 143 December 2012

This month’s highlights:

Summaries of research articles on:

  • How nqsws develop resilience
  • Developing reflective and relationship-based management
  • Working with substance misusing women during pregnancy

RPU 142 November 2012

This month’s highlights:

Summaries of research articles on:

  • NICE guidance on Social and Emotional Wellbeing of Vulnerable Children
  • grandparents raising grandchildren
  • family minded policy discourses

RPU 141 October 2012

This month’s highlights:

Summaries of research articles on:

  • families with concurrent mental health problems
  • relational interventions for maltreated children
  • building strong partnerships with children and families in the context of rising Inequality

RPU 140 September 2012

In the wake of the publication of Mr Justice Ryder’s final report on the Family Justice Modernisation Programme (see summary below), and ahead of publication of our new Evidence Matters in Family Justice resources in October, this month’s RPU has a family courts theme.

Summaries of research articles:

  • The CAFCASS PLUS pilot introducing Family Court Advisors into pre-proceedings work in Coventry and Warwickshire
  • Children, recession and the family courts
  • Key findings in relation to family courts work from Marian Brandon’s team’s analysis of Serious Case Reviews

RPU 139 August 2012

This month’s highlights:

Summaries of research articles on:

  • Non verbal behaviour of children in child protection interviews
  • Giving your CAMHS service a health economics makeover
  • Young peoples’ participation in policy making

RPU 138 July 2012

This month’s highlights include:

Research summaries on:

  • NSPCC’s evidence scope on therapeutic services for sexually abused children and young people
  • Blackburn with Darwen’s implementation of a ‘Quality of Care’ approach to neglect
  • A small scale qualitative study with young mothers leaving care

RPU 137 June 2012

Highlights from this month’s RPU content include

Research summaries on:

  • Redefining family relationships following adoption
  • Adoptive parents’ experience of birth family contact
  • Judith Masson’s investigation of how parents are represented in care proceedings
  • Engaging fathers – a narrative review of research

RPU 136 May 2012

Highlights from this month’s RPU content include

Policy reports on:

  • Family Rights Group reports on Friends and Family Care
  • Ofsted’s report on delays in adoption

RPU 135 April 2012

Highlights include:

  • Children and Young People's Health Outcomes Forum
  • Government’s Alcohol Strategy: Inquiry
  • Revised Sure Start Children’s Centres Statutory Guidance
  • Improving Alternative Provision
  • Keeping Girls Out of the Penal System
  • Call for evidence on the role of councillors in their local communities

RPU 134 March 2012

Highlights include:

  • The Government’s Response to the Family Justice Review
  • Consultation on the regulation of health and social care professionals
  • Improving the Mental Health of Looked After Young People: An exploration of mental health stigma
  • Advice on Child Internet Safety 1.0: Universal guidelines for providers
  • Taking Forward Community Budgets

RPU 133 February 2012

Highlights include:

  • Inquiry-Youth Justice
  • Raising the Participation Age Regulations
  • applying Behavioural Insight into Health
  • Joint Enterprise
  • Means Testing

RPU 132 January 2012

 

Highlights include:

  • Edging away from care - how services successfully prevent young people entering care
  • Issues in Safeguarding Refugee and Asylum-seeking Children and Young People
  • Child Protection Inquiry: Revised terms of reference
  • Regulation of Providers on the Early Years Register
  • The impact of Austerity Measures on Households with Children
  • Adoption Assesssment  Working Group
  • Making the Case for Universal Childcare
  • Mental Health Service Transitions for Young People