Engaging with fathers in our practice - references

References for the Engaging with fathers practice session.


Dominelli, L., Strega, S., Walmsley, C., Callahan, M., and Brown, L. (2011). ‘Here’s my story’: fathers of ‘looked after’ children recount their experiences in the Canadian Child Welfare System. British Journal of Social Work, 41, 351-367.

Scourfield, J. (2006). The challenge of engaging fathers in the child protection process. Critical Social Policy, 26(2): 440-449.

Turnell, A and Essex, S (2006). Working With ‘Denied’ Child Abuse: The Resolutions Approach. Maidenhead: Open University Press.

Special issue

Hahn, A (ed) (2011). Bringing back the Dads: Changing practices in child welfare systems. Protecting Children, vol. 26, no. 2.