1. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

    Book Required

  2. Effective child protection - Eileen Munro 2008 (electronic resource)

    Book Required

  3. Juvenile justice: youth and crime in Australia - Chris Cunneen, R. D. White, Kelly Richards 2015 (electronic resource)

    Book Recommended

  4. Surviving care: achieving justice and healing for the forgotten Australians - Elizabeth Branigan, Richard Hil 2010

    Book Recommended

  5. Redressing institutional abuse of children - Kathleen Daly 2014 (electronic resource)

    Book Recommended

  6. Good practice in child protection - Clare Tilbury 2007

    Book Recommended

  7. Signs of safety: a solution and safety oriented approach to child protection - Andrew Turnell, Steve Edwards 1999

    Book Recommended

  8. Australian Institute of Family Studies - Australian Institute of Family Studies

    Website Recommended

  9. Child protection Australia 2009-10 - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)

    Document Recommended

  10. Closing the Gap Clearinghouse - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)

    Webpage Recommended

  11. Research papers - Community Services - Department of Community Services NSW

    Webpage Recommended

  12. Child Safety Services, Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services - Queensland Department of Communities (Child Safety Services)

    Webpage Recommended

  13. Week 1: Introduction to practice with children, young people and families 3 items
    1. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

      Book Required Read Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney & Graham Vimpani, Chapter 1: Think child, think family, think community. High Use copy held in Central Library.

    2. Facilitation made easy: practical tips to improve meetings and workshops - Esther Cameron 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read Chapter 3: Planning a facilitated workshop, pp.24-51

  14. Week 2: Children's well-being and protection 3 items
    1. Effective child protection - Eileen Munro 2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read: Chapter 4: Defining child abuse and Chapter 6: The process of assessing risk.

    2. Parents who misuse drugs and alcohol: effective interventions in social work and child protection - Donald Forrester, Judith Harwin, Wiley InterScience (Online service) 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read: Chapter 1 and 2.

  15. Week 3: Keeping families together:trauma informed practice 4 items
    1. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

      Book Required Read Sharon Dawe & Paul Harnett, Chapter 9: Working with Parents with substance misuse problems. High Use copy held in Central Library.

    2. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

      Book Required Read Cathy Humphreys & Menka Tsantefski, Chapter 10: Children in the midst of family and domestic violence, pp.176-193. High Use copy held in Central Library.

    3. Domestic and family violence and its relationship to child protection - Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women 2018

      Document Required

  16. Week 4: Working with Diverse Families 5 items
    1. Two of the required readings for today are from your textbook are: 2 items
      1. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

        Book Required Read Kerry Lewig, Fiona Arney, Mary Salveron & Maria Barredo, Chapter 5: Parenting in a new culture: working with refugee families. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

      2. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

        Book Required Read Gary Robinson & Sarah Mares, Chapter 6: Working with Aboriginal Families. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

    2. Parents who misuse drugs and alcohol: effective interventions in social work and child protection - Donald Forrester, Judith Harwin, Wiley InterScience (Online service) 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 10: Family Interventions with Parental Substance Misuse

    3. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

      Book Recommended Read Fiona Arney, Alwin Chong & Kate McGuinness, Chapter 7: Family Decision-Making Approaches for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Families. High Use copy held in Central Library.

  17. Week 6: Inquiries: Achieving Justice & Systems Reform? 5 items
    1. Interim report: Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse - P. McClellan, Australia. Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse 2014

      Document Required Read Executive summary of the first interim report

    2. Trauma-Informed Social Work Practice - Jill Levenson 22/01/2017, 2017

      Article Required

    3. Redressing institutional abuse of children - Kathleen Daly 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read Kathleen Daly, Chapter 1: Discovering Institutional Abuse, pp.9-22

  18. Week 7: Indigenous People Child Protection & Youth Justice 3 items
    1. Bringing them Home Report (1997) - Australian Human Rights Commission 1997

      Document Required Read Chapter 1: The Inquiry

    2. Surviving care: achieving justice and healing for the forgotten Australians - Elizabeth Branigan, Richard Hil 2010

      Book Recommended Read Chapter 5: Why an Apology is Not Enough. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

  19. Week 8: Social Work in Domestic and Family Violence 3 items
    1. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

      Book Required Read Cathy Humphreys & Menka Tsantefski, Chapter 10: Children in the midst of family and domestic violence, pp.176-193. High Use copy held in Central Library.

    2. Not Now, Not Never: Putting an End to Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland - Queensland Government

      Document Required Read Executive Summary, pp.6-16.

  20. Week 9: Out of Home Care: Problems and Prospects 6 items
    1. Report: Out of Home Care - Parliament of Australia 2015

      Document Required Read Chapter 1: Introduction

    2. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

      Book Required Read Sara McLean, Chapter 11: Attachment theory: from concept to supporting children in out-of-home care. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

    3. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

      Book Required Read Mary Salveron & Fiona Arney, Chapter 12: Understanding the journey of parents whose children are in out of home care. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

  21. Week 10: The Re-Emergence of Adoption in Child Welfare 4 items
    1. Commonwealth contribution to former forced adoption policies and practices - Rachel Siewert, Australia. Parliament. Senate. Community Affairs References Committee 2012

      Document Required Read Chapter 1: Introduction

    2. Public consultation for the review of the operation of the Adoption Act 2009 - Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services 2015

      Document Required

    3. Forced Adoptions History Project

      Website Recommended Read at least two of the personal stories.

  22. Week 11: Youth Justice 5 items
    1. Four Corners: Australia's Shame ABC July 25, 2016, 8:33 pm

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    2. Youth Justice Inquiry 2014 - Anti-Discrimination Commission Queensland (ADCQ) 2014

      Webpage Recommended

    3. Four Corners: Inside the Watch House - ABC 13 May 2019

      Audio-visual document Recommended

  23. Week 12: Queensland's Child Protection System: A Way Ahead? 4 items
    1. Discussion paper chapters - Queensland Child Protection Commission of Inquiry

      Webpage Required

    2. Working with vulnerable families: a partnership approach - Dorothy Scott, Fiona Arney 2013

      Book Required Read Fiona Arney, Kerry Lewig, Robyn Mildon, Aron Shlonsky, Christine Gibson & Leah Bromfield, Chapter 13. Spreading and implementing promising approaches in child and family services. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

    3. Redressing institutional abuse of children - Kathleen Daly 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

  24. Past Central Exam Papers 1 item
    1. Past Central Exam Papers

      Webpage  Follow the link and search for past exam papers by course code.