Call for papers: Supporting Successful Transitions from State Care for Young People
The Journal Child Care in Practice is inviting Papers for consideration, which include overviews of key issues and specific accounts of practice.
Authors considering submitting a paper for the special issue are asked to submit a 200 word abstract summarising the title, authors, focus and main points of the article by 16th September 2011.
Over the last ten years there has been a blossoming UK and international interest in research, policy and practice in the field of ‘leaving care’. Child Care in Practice is intending to publish a special issue in Autumn 2012 reviewing best practice within the present legislative and organisational scaffolding, within the UK and internationally. The guest editors of this special issue with be John Pinkerton and Deirdre Coyle.
Address for abstracts: childcareinpractice (at) qub.ac.uk