By Peter Kennison, Anthony Goodman
This e-book highlights the issues, dilemmas and demanding situations dealing with the kid safeguard companies in England and Wales and tackles numerous parts the place wisdom on baby abuse is both constrained or out-of-date. elevating wisdom of social, demographic, situational and environmental possibility components that could result in the harming of youngsters, it additionally appears to be like at tough cultural matters that typically get within the means of shielding teenagers. Any specialist operating in, or learning, baby safeguard will locate this ebook a vital learn.
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1990) and the heavy use of tobacco in addition to other substances (Dempsey and Benowitz, 2001; Eiden et al. 2006) have all proved difﬁcult to disentangle from the effects of heavy substance use. , 2006). The problems in this area are summed up by Derren (1986), who stated that: drug abuse does not exist as an independent factor. It is usually associated with a host of characteristics . . separation of the contribution of these factors has not been accomplished. (p. 86) While the studies discussed so far have been beset by methodological problems and are marred by their limited focus, in more recent times several qualitative studies have been undertaken.
Resilience Some studies have shown evidence of certain children being resilient to the negative consequences of parental problem-substance use (Gilligan, 2000; Gorin, 2004). Bancroft et al. (2004, p. 11) deﬁne resilience as ‘a series of choices made and strategies adopted by children to help them “get by” in their lives’. In a study of adults who were the children of problemdrinkers, Velleman and Orford (1999) found that, although their research team encountered some negative differences in the lives of the very young children, in many of the older adults they interviewed no obvious consequences of these early differences existed.
24 Chapter 3 Parental use of alcohol and illicit drugs Prevalence Statistical evidence shows that numbers of drinkers and drug users are at a relatively high level in British society. Roe and Man (2006), using ﬁndings taken from the British Crime Survey 2005/06, report that 34. 1 per cent of those aged 16–24. Of course, not all of these have reached a problematic level of abuse. The Department of Health (2004) estimates that there are 360,811 problem-drug users in the UK and that 123,498 of these are intravenous drug users.