SWRK 606 Reclaiming Child Welfare (3 credits)

Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Social Work : Reflection on current practices in child welfare. An overview of contemporary theoretical frameworks and students' experiences in the field will form the basis of class discussion. Topics include: the construction of abuse and neglect; the risk ethos, families'/mothers' experiences of child welfare services; the reflective practitioner and resistance.

Terms: Fall 2017

Instructors: Katherine Maurer (Fall)

  • Note: Seminar.