A unique and practical book for lawyers, social workers and social work students in Northern Ireland. Covering all areas of the law relating to social work practice, this title advises and guides, and clearly presents the vital legislative information in a clear and userfriendly style. Comprehensive and fully cross-referenced, Northern Ireland Social Work Law is an essential book for busy legal practitioners and health care professionals alike.
Contents: Introduction to the Legal System Accountability; Litigation and the Trial Process Equality Law Criminal Justice System Child Protection Children's Services Adoption and Fostering Law of Relationship Breakdown Community Care Law Mental Health Law
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