The Children’s Act has been in force for just over three years and the application thereof has been fraught with challenges. A Practical Approach to the Children’s Act, second edition, is a vital resource for every person in the field of child care, as it effectively demonstrates the important changes to the Act necessitated by ground-breaking court judgments. It is up-to-date and practical. Covering every aspect of child law, this publication aims to enhance the knowledge of professionals in the field of child care and will assist practitioners with the practical knowledge and skills needed to put the law into practice more efficiently and confidently.
The book includes clear suggestions and instructions, as well as notes indicating the appropriate regulations and forms at each section. These are of great benefit to both students, practitioners and parents. It also contains comprehensive suggestions for further reading and clear and logical guidelines for procedures in the children’s court and the High Court. Written for legal practitioners, presiding officers of the children’s court and their staff, paralegals, social workers, social service professionals, educators and health professionals, A Practical Approach to the Children’s Act, second edition, is an indispensable guide to this challenging field of law.