Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Standards for Social Work Practice in Child Welfare

Authors/Editors

National Association of Social Workers

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: National Association of Social Workers

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2013, 21 pages

Description of Resource

Lists and interprets 16 standards for social workers in the field of child welfare. Many of the 16 address determining what's in a child's best interest. Also of importance to social workers serving refugee and immigrant families is Standard 8 on cultural competence.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.naswdc.org/practice/standards/Child_Welfare.asp