Early intervention

Striving to inspire a better future for children

CYCJ study ‘shines a light’ on Chief Social Work Officers and secure care

Chief Social Work Officers and secure care

This report details findings from a qualitative study of Chief Social Work Officer (CSWO) perceptions, and CSWO and local authority approaches, to the use of

The Costs of Youth Justice

While youth offending in Scotland has declined, the costs to those involved – the victim, perpetrator and society as a whole – are significant.  But

Working with children who have experienced domestic abuse

Children are often described as the ‘forgotten victims’ of domestic abuse, with significant correlation between domestic abuse and the mental, physical and sexual abuse of

CYCJ welcomes Mental Health Strategy

Working with loss and bereavement in young people

This one day conference brought together practitioners to consider how we can support children and young people through difficult life experiences such as loss, what

Supporting young people involved in offending up to 21 years old: Extending the Whole System Approach

The Whole System Approach (WSA) was introduced in Scotland as an effective way of working with young people aged 8-18 who are involved in offending

Over the Internet, Under the Radar: Online Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation – a brief literature review

This literature review, written by Dr Ethel Quayle, supports ‘Over the Internet, Under the Radar: Prevention of Online Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation in Scotland’,

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University of Strathclyde
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141 St. James Road Glasgow G4 0LT

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