For our own safety: examining the safety of high-risk interventions for children and young people

Young people's experiences of physical restraint in residential care / Laura Steckley, and Andrew Kendrick -- A review of the literature on the therapeutic effectiveness of physical restraints with children and youth / David M. Day -- Modernizing seclusion and restraint / Kim J. Masters -- Phys...

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Contributors: Nunno, Michael A. (Publisher); Child Welfare League of America (Other)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Arlington, Va. Child Welfare League of America 2008
Edition:[Nachdr.]
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Summary:Young people's experiences of physical restraint in residential care / Laura Steckley, and Andrew Kendrick -- A review of the literature on the therapeutic effectiveness of physical restraints with children and youth / David M. Day -- Modernizing seclusion and restraint / Kim J. Masters -- Physical restraints : are they ever safe and how safe is safe enough? / Wanda Mohr -- Risk and prone restraint, reviewing the evidence / David Allen -- Learning from the research / Martha Holden and Dale Curry -- Adopting a public health model to reduce violence and restraints in children's residential care facilities / Brodie Paterson ... [et al.] -- Leadership's and program's role in organizational and cultural change to reduce seclusions and restraints / David Colton -- A case study organizational intervention to reduce physical interventions : creating effective, harm-free environments / Ronald W. Thompson ... [et al.] -- Beyond a crisis management program : how we reduced our restraints by half in one year / Judy Jones, Jeff Carter, and Kim Stevens -- Reducing the use of seclusion and restraint in a day school program / Joseph B. Ryan ... [et al.] -- Lessons learned from 30 plus years of no physical intervention / George Suess -- Using restraint : the legal context of high-risk interventions / Sheila Kennedy -- The reach of liability for restraints / Andrea Mooney -- Lessons learned / David M. Day, Lloyd Bullard, and Michael Nunno
Item Description:Includes index. - Papers originally presented at an international symposium entitled, Examining the Safety of High-Risk Interventions for Children and Young People held at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York on June 1-4, 2005
Physical Description:XVI, 286 S.
ISBN:9781587600005