Child & Family Social Work

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Edited By: Michelle Lefevre

Impact Factor: 1.064

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 13/41 (Social Work); 24/43 (Family Studies)

Online ISSN: 1365-2206

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We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Leslie Hicks as Associate Editor.

Dr Leslie Hicks is Reader in the School of Health and Social Care at the University of Lincoln. She teaches on undergraduate, postgraduate and CPD programmes with a focus on child and adolescent well-being, research-informed practice and international social work. Leslie contributes to regional and national research and ethics forums, to peer review of research proposals and publications, and to national advisory groups. She has a longstanding research background in the fields of youth and social inclusion and services for children and families, with a particular interest in residential child care. Much of Leslie's research utilises a collaborative approach, working in partnership with young people and practitioners to assist in developing improvements in services and experiences of these.

Recently Published Articles

  1. Home on a care order: who the children are and what the care order is for

    Montserrat Fargas-Malet, Dominic McSherry, John Pinkerton and Greg Kelly

    Version of Record online: 7 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/cfs.12300

  2. Risk, resilience and identity construction in the life narratives of young people leaving residential care

    Professor of Child and Family Social Work Gillian Schofield, Lecturer in Social Work Birgit Larsson and Senior Research Associate Emma Ward

    Version of Record online: 6 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/cfs.12295