Displaying 1 - 10 of 51
Guro B Omland & Agnes Andenas - Qualitative Social Work2 Jul 2019

Without access to their own families, how do young, unaccompanied refugee minors re-establish their social lives in ways that facilitate a sense of togetherness in their everyday lives during resettlement? This question was approached by exploring young persons’ creation of relational practices and the kinds of sociomaterial conditions that seemed to facilitate the evolvement of these practices in Norway, including the professional caregivers’ contributions.

Ellen Syrstad & Tor Slettebø - Child & Family Social Work27 Jun 2019

This article elucidates the challenges parents face when they lose the care of their children and their experiences of family counselling as a support service in Norway.

Better Care Network5 Apr 2019

This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child and the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Jannike Kaasbøll, Eva Lassemo, Veronika Paulsen, Line Melby, Solveig O. Osborg - Children and Youth Services Review25 Mar 2019

This current systematic literature review aims to examine what is known about foster parents' needs, satisfaction and perceptions of foster parent training.

Svein Arild Vis, Camilla Lauritzen, Sturla Fossum - International Social Work13 Mar 2019

The primary aim of this study is to summarise research findings about the use of assessment frameworks, that is, structured models that guide information collection and decision making in child protection services, by reviewing the literature.

Anders Vassenden & Gunn Vedøy - Child & Family Social Work12 Mar 2019

This article explores the history of strained relations between the Norwegian Child Welfare Services (CWS) and various migrant groups.

Ellen Syrstad & Ottar Ness - Contemporary Family Therapy19 Feb 2019

This article examines the professional identities of family therapists employed by Family Counselling Services (FCS) in Norway and their experiences providing therapeutic services to parents whose children are placed in public care.

Boddy, Janet ; Lausten, Mette ; Backe-Hansen, Elisabeth ; Gundersen, Tonje - VIVE - Det Nationale Forsknings- og Analysecenter for Velfærd1 Jan 2019

This working paper has reviewed cross-national datasets for the general population and available national data and other relevant (grey and academic) literature concerned with young people in care and care leavers in the three study countries.

Thomas Engell, Ingvild Barbara Follestad, Anne Andersen, Kristine Amlund Hagen - Trials29 Dec 2018

The present study is part of a knowledge translation project in collaboration with local CWS with the aim to develop, implement, and evaluate Enhanced Academic Support (EAS) for primary school children in Child Welfare Services (CWS) in Norway.

Krüger Viggo, Dag Øystein Nordanger, Brynjulf Stige - Voices: A World Forum for Music Therapy1 Nov 2018

Despite a growing interest in music therapy within child welfare practice, music therapy practices within these contexts are still under-researched in Norway. The present study takes a collaborative community music therapy practice as its point of departure.