Scottish Journal of Residential Child Care Vol 17 No 2

Scottish Journal of Residential Child Care logoIn this issue - a special edition coinciding with the 19th annual Scottish Institute for Residential Child Care (SIRCC) conference - you will find peer-reviewed papers, commentaries, book reviews and some special pieces touching on the theme of the conference: the developmental approach to supporting children’s potential. Included amongst the pieces which cover education, leaving care, peer relationships, Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), love, human rights and young people’s participation, is an article from Terje Halvorsen on the need to approach professional theories in residential care in a more useable way; and reflections from Jim Gillespie, CEO of Kibble Education and Care Centre, on the history and developments that have led many of the changes in group living.

In addition to the individual articles listed below, this special issue is also available to download in full.



Title Authors
Editorial Joanne McMeeking

Peer reviewed articles

Commentary, reflections and other articles

Book reviews

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