Making decisions in the child's time frame: reforms of care proceedings in England and its effects


The paper will present findings from the first part of a 30 month study designed to examine the impact of the care proceedings reforms on the legal process and outcomes for children 1 – 5 years after the court decision. The... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Judith Masson (School of Law, University of Bristol)
  2. Jonathan Dickens (University of East Anglia, Centre for Research on Children and Families)

Topic Area

Assessment and decision making in child welfare


OS-41 » Decision Making in Child Welfare (16:30 - Friday, 16th September, Sala 1)