Cairns, Kate
April 2009
Community Care;4/16/2009, Issue 1766, p6
The article presents the author's response to a letter from the British government to social workers for enhancing the status of the social work profession in Great Britain. According to the author, social work training must improve. The author opines that children should be protected from being abused by trustworthy person.


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