Family systems and family-centred practices in early childhood intervention

Hanan Sukkar, Carl J. Dunst, Jane Kirkby

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    Abstract

    The purpose of this volume is to share the thoughts of early childhood researchers and practitioners about different ways family systems theories and family-centred practices have informed how early childhood intervention has been conceptualised and practised. Each chapter in the book includes descriptions of various and unique perspectives for working with young children with special needs and their families. The authors consider approaches to early childhood intervention that can enhance the positive outcomes for children, parents and the family as a whole. The reader will experience a rich array of information that can be used to improve the ways in which early childhood practitioners go about their work with young children and their families.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationEarly Childhood Intervention
    Subtitle of host publicationWorking with Families of Young Children with Special Needs
    EditorsHanan Sukkar, Carl J. Dunst, Jane Kirkby
    Place of PublicationAbingdon UK
    PublisherRoutledge
    Chapter1
    Pages3-14
    Number of pages12
    Edition1st
    ISBN (Electronic)9781315688442
    ISBN (Print)9781138918511
    Publication statusPublished - 2017

    Publication series

    NameEvolving Families
    PublisherRoutledge
    Volume1

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