Conducting family assessments
A practice guide
By City of Salford Community and Social Services Directorate

"Now that the Assessment Framework Guidance has been published, there is a need for all those involved in making assessments of families to equip themselves with a range of useful tools to help them with this complex task. This guide provides tools which will be particularly valuable in considering parenting strengths and weaknesses, and could be used in training sessions." Community Care.

This manual will be of practical use to all those professionals involved in the assessment of family situations, including social workers, Guardians ad Litem, legal advocates, family centres, residential and foster carers, students, and health personnel.

A4 wiro. 128 pages. 978-1-898924-73-9. Published 2000. £19.95