By Kathleen Kufeldt, Brad McKenzie
In 1994 a gaggle of researchers and determination makers met to debate the country of kid welfare. additionally current have been a couple of practitioners and formative years in care. Six years later, once they met back, the variety of practitioners and formative years had grown significantly and have been joined through a robust contingent of foster mom and dad. hence the findings and insights provided have been affirmed or challenged through these most influenced — these at the entrance line. It was once a thrilling occasion, worthy shooting in booklet shape.
Kathleen Kufeldt and Brad McKenzie have collected the papers offered on the 2000 Symposium and feature equipped them below 4 issues: occurrence and features of kid maltreatment; the continuum of care; coverage and perform; and destiny instructions. An research and synthesis of the paintings informs every one of those topics, whereas an eight-point examine schedule constructed in an previous symposium is used to evaluate advancements up to now and supply counsel for the long run.
individuals comprise many recognized researchers akin to Claire Chamberland, Jim Anglin, Sally Palmer, Darlene Sykes, Cindy Blackstock, Nico Trocmé, Fay Martin, and Richard Budgell. The richness of the data will curiosity all aiding execs, researchers, and scholars. it's going to additionally attract these whose curiosity has been piqued by way of the hugely publicized disasters of the procedure.
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In Quebec, the CIS was harmonized with the parallel study of the incidence of abuse and neglect in Quebec (the EIQ study). Unlike the oversampling conducted in three other provinces (British Columbia, Ontario, and Newfoundland), the EIQ modified the study design and survey instruments to address a broader set of research questions, and did not ask their child protection workers to complete a Worker Information Form as part of the data collection process. The data presented in this chapter are based on a sample of 490 workers who completed child maltreatment assessments and who completed Worker 42 A National Profile of Child Protection Workers Information Forms (see Figure 1).
What is the current demographic profile of Canadian child welfare protection workers? The Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect (CIS) was the first national study to examine the incidence of reported child abuse and neglect in Canada. The primary objective of the CIS was to provide reliable estimates of the scope and characteristics of reported child abuse and neglect across Canada. The CIS also provides an opportunity to examine the professional profile of a national sample of child welfare professionals.
Placement rates ranged from 7% for maltreatment investigations with physical developmental delay, to 28% for investigations that indicated substance-abuse-related birth defects. An additional 13% of investigations indicating substance abuse related birth defects had a placement in an informal setting. The placement rate for maltreatment investigations that indicated one of the behavioural child functioning concerns ranged from 26% for criminal involvement compared to 19% for running away, and 17% for substance abuse and violence toward others.