Realizing a Problem

by Rachel Thomas davidlane

Jumping to Conclusions Can Do More Damage than You May Realize

Crime – A Challenge to Us All :Chaired by Lord Longford

Digest by Digest Robert Shaw, davidlane

A seminal Labour Party report which affected later policy-making

Children in trouble

Digest by Robert Shaw, davidlane

A new rationale for treating young offenders

Living with a Child with Hidden Disabilities

by Nikki Rule-Jackson

A full and prompt assessment offers parents reassurance.

The Underwood Report :Chaired by J.E.A. Underwood

Digest by Robert Shaw, davidlane

A snapshot of thinking about maladjustment and the services which children needed

Social Pedagogic Practice - The Importance of Hermeneutics

by Gabriel Eichsteller davidlane

Observation, interpretation, empathy- all vital to real communication

‘Troubled and Troublesome’ by Masud Hoghughi

Digest by Robert Shaw, davidlane

A comprehensive ground-breaking study of secure care


by Stuart Hannah, davidlane

The puzzle of creating a solid future for a young person with problems

‘Consequences’ by Elizabeth Reinach and Glyn Roberts

Digest by Robert Shaw, davidlane

A study of the effectiveness of an observation and assessment centre

‘Leaving Care’ by Mike Stein and Kate Carey

Digest by Robert Shaw, davidlane

Indicators for success- and failure- in aftercare

Action Training

by Professor Ewan Anderson

How the participation of the trainer in the practice has multiple spin-offs

‘Residential Management as Treatment for Difficult Children’ by Donald W Winnicott and Clare Britton

Digest by Robert Shaw

Research lessons learnt from residential child care practice

‘Wayward Youth’ by August Aichhorn

Digest by Robert Shaw davidlane

Multiple messages about the care of young offenders from the days of Sigmund Freud

Twenty Years On

by David Lane

FICE-Hungary : what a professional association can achieve

‘Spare the Child’ by David Wills

Digest by Robert Shaw, davidlane

The struggle to change a traditional approved school to offer relationship-based treatment

‘Communicating Through Play: Techniques for Assessing and Preparing Children for Adoption’ by Bernie Stringer

Book Review by Valerie Jackson &, davidlane

Techniques for assessing and preparing children for adoption

Adoption: A Mother’s Story

The first part of a personal account of becoming an adoptive parent

Coping with Loss and Disruption

by Chris Durkin

Healing processes can help people to adjust.

Power and Powerlessness

by Chris Durkin &, davidlane

The dangers of ignoring complexities if we are to meet children’s needs

The New Child Welfare Act in Finland

by Päivi Sinko &, davidlane

Introducing new law, new principles, new processes and a new approach

The Special Needs Education System in Mainstream Japanese Schools

by Hiromi Kotani, davidlane

How the system for children with special needs is improving