Insights 10: Attachment informed practice with looked after children and young people

Year: 2011
Topic: Health and Wellbeing, Residential care
Author: IRISS, SAIA, Judy Furnivall

Insights highlight the practice implications of research evidence and answer the 'So what does this mean in practice?' question for each topic reviewed.

Insights 10, written by Judy Furnivall, on behalf of Scottish Attachment in Action, examines attachment-informed practice with looked after children and young people.

It is one of a series of reports providing the social services workforce with brief, accessible and practice-oriented summaries of published evidence on key topics, and was completed in partnership with the Looked After Children Strategic Implementation Group.